Friday, July 5, 2019

Devon's schools could soon be forced to shut on Friday afternoons due to budget pressures, a leading councillor has predicted.

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Friday, June 28, 2019

A motorist has admitted causing serious injury to a 10-year-old boy in a hit-and-run accident near Sidmouth.

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Saturday, June 8, 2019

Proposals for a new road to bypass Totnes as part of a bid to improve the air quality in the town are off the table.

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Devon
Friday, June 7, 2019

The anger of residents is 'understandable', planning officers admit, after developers look set to break their promise of building a new doctors' in Newton Poppleford.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Traffic chaos, pollution and an increased danger to pedestrians and cyclists, forced to use a main road, would only get worse if controversial multi-million-pound plans for a business park are approved, a planning inquiry will be told.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

Sharks and wildlife predators are my primary passion to photograph and paint, but seabirds are a close second.

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Join our live blog to find out the results from elections across East Devon as they happen.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Developers were given the green light by the district council.

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Utility companies are being called on to make contributions towards Sidmouth's £9million beach management scheme - with the full business proposal set to be discussed in coming months.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Devon workers have among the lowest average salaries in the UK according to data from the Government's tax department.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

A father and son who 'took the law into their own hands' by breaking into a house and attacking a teenager with a weapon have been jailed.

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Exeter Crown Court
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

More than a quarter of people of the nearly 4,000 residents on the social housing list in East Devon have said they're under threat of losing their home.

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Devon County Council East Devon District Council
Friday, March 8, 2019

A popular seafood restaurant is set to take over and transform a redundant Sidmouth seafront site.

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East Devon District Council Plymouth Exeter
Saturday, March 2, 2019

Each week the Herald will be featuring a business to help readers get to know the people who make the town special. This week concentrates on Antiques on High owned by owner Vincent Page.

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BBC
Friday, February 22, 2019

Devon and Cornwall Police plan to hike council tax by £24 a year, to pay for more 85 more police officers on the streets.

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Cornwall Police
Friday, February 22, 2019

An award winning farm manager will not face a retrial over the death of a young tractor driver who was killed in a trailer accident.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Simon Laws
Friday, February 15, 2019

Council chiefs have been rebuked following the sale of public assets at the former Knowle HQ in Sidmouth.

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Cathy Gardner Devon District Council East Devon District Council
Friday, February 15, 2019

Any new homes built in the Sid Valley would not be allowed to be used as a 'second home' if the area's Neighbourhood Plan is approved.

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Mark Williams East Devon District Council
Thursday, February 14, 2019

An online groomer was trapped by a group of paedophile hunters after arranging to meet what he thought was a 14-year-old girl outside a cinema in Exeter.

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Exeter Crown Court Devon Exeter
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The closing speeches in the trial of a farm manager and his employers who are accused of manslaughter have begun.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Simon Laws
Friday, February 1, 2019

An indoor sports stadium and concert arena with a capacity for 20,000 people could be built in the Greater Exeter area.

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Devon County Council East Devon District Council Exeter
Monday, January 28, 2019

A chat room predator was caught by a group of online 'paedophile hunters' after he arranged to meet a 13-year old girl at a pizza restaurant, a court heard.

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Plymouth Exeter
Thursday, January 24, 2019

An award-winning farm manager has denied causing the death of a young tractor driver and told a jury that the tragedy haunts him every day.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Sidmouth College
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Residents may have to pay an extra £5 a year if the go-ahead is given to raise council tax on properties across the district.

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Devon County Council East Devon District Council Cornwall Police
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

A jury was due be taken today (Tuesday) to see the trailer involved in an accident that killed a young farm worker.

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Kevin Dorman George Perrott Sidmouth College
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Developers in East Devon will be charged for supplying new build properties with recycling and waste containers.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The father of a farm worker who was killed in a trailer crash has told a jury he was 'grinning like a Cheshire cat' just minutes before the accident.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Simon Laws
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A young farm worker was killed after the brakes on a trailer failed and it fell down a slope, a court has heard.

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Kevin Dorman Simon Laws Exeter Crown Court
Sunday, January 13, 2019

A free course aimed at improving the wellbeing of people in later life will be coming to Ottery in the new year.

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