Sidmouth / Ottery news

Yesterday, 17:00

A Sidmouth chef has reached the final of a cooking competition and is in with a chance of winning £40,000.

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Yesterday, 16:31

Concerns for a group of kayakers prompted lifeboat crews to be called into action.

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Yesterday, 14:17

East Devon parks and green spaces have been given a nationally-recognised mark of quality.

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Yesterday, 12:44

A three-day planning inquiry to determine whether a controversial multi-million pound business park should be built in a Sid Valley village has begun.

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Yesterday, 07:00

Sidmouth's eroding cliffs throughout the centuries are the centre of a new exhibition.

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Mon, 17:00

Tune in to our blog reporting the Sidford Business Park inquiry.

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Mon, 15:46

People living with cancer, in care homes or staying in hospital have received a special visit from some friendly four legged friends.

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Mon, 15:36

An inquiry will open to determine the fate of a controversial multi-million pound business park planning application.

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Mon, 12:43

Sidmouth College is launching a £100,000 appeal to kit out its new classroom block before it opens next year.

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Mon, 09:42

A damning report has said South West Water's anti-pollution efforts are 'unacceptable'.

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Mon, 08:41

A busy East Devon road is partially blocked by granite and rubble.

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Mon, 08:19

An accidental fire prompted an early morning call out for fire crews after a hay baler caught fire.

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Sunday, July 14, 2019

The winner of this year's Marion Ovens award received her prize at the preview evening of Sidmouth Society of Artists' exhibition at Kennaway House.

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Sunday, July 14, 2019

A talented teenage musician is performing a charity concert in Sidmouth on Saturday, July 20.

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Sunday, July 14, 2019

Seth Lakeman, one of the headliners, has told the Sidmouth Herald that the festival has played a big part in his life.

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

The Sidmouth Folk Festival returns for the week from Friday, August 2 to Friday 9 with a stellar line-up.

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Sidmouth Sport

Yesterday, 20:23

Sidmouth Gig Club's 2019 Regatta was held on a superb Saturday - weather wise - with no wind and not too warm and a clam sea, writes Nick Thompson.

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Yesterday, 20:06

Sometimes cricket delivers and, for those lucky enough to be playing for, or supporting, Sidbury at The Millfield on Saturday (July 13) when the league leaders hosted second placed Kilmington 2nds, in a match sponsored by J A Nice, it certainly did, writes Mark Bishop.

Yesterday, 14:00

Ottery St Mary took the honours as they overcame visitors Honiton in the Devon Petanque League, East Devon derby in midweek, writes Chris Bigmore.

Mon, 17:17

Sidmouth were beaten in the final of the Servicemaster Clean Devon T20 final at Instow with Heathcoat lifting the trophy after being the Fortfield men by nine wickets.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Sidmouth powered their way to a 136 run win over host Exmouth and a highlight of another fine success for the Fortfield men was a 207 run partnership for the second wicket between Alex Barrow and Josh Bess.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

The second weekend of July is set to to see Sidmouth sea front a serious hive of activity as the town plays host top two major water sports events.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

After stunning Scunthorpe by 20-points a week before, Garry May warned his men against any complacency against Birmingham and they duly delivered

Friday, July 12, 2019

Sidmouth Town have been given a home tie in the 2019/20 FA Vase.

Friday, July 12, 2019

This Sunday (July 14), will see Sidmouth beach filled with competitors battling the ocean, and each other, in surf lifesaving board and ski racing events in Sidmouth Surf Lifesaving Club's second, 'Longest Day Ocean Challenge' event - following the successful first event last year

Friday, July 12, 2019

Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) members Paul and Julie Mitchell are volunteers for WaterAid who provide volunteers for the Glastonbury Festival, writes Hamish Spence

Friday, July 12, 2019

In the latest round of East Devon League matches, Sidmouth were playing Exminster at Honiton on Saturday, writes Hugh Dorliac.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Sidmouth Seniors played Exminster twice in the last week with the home match taking place last Thursday, writes Hugh Dorliac.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Jordan Harris scored four as Sidmouth endured a 6-0 defeat in their first pre-season game against a strong Exmouth side at Southern Road.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Ottery St Mary men's A team continued their bad run in the Exeter & District Over-60s Triples League Division One campaign when they were beaten 40-31 away at Seaton A, writes Michael Smith.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Ottery St Mary 2nd XI were involved in another high scoring contest in which they soundly defeated visitors, Countess Wear 1st XI, writes Ian Townsend.

Latest Entertainment News

Sunday, July 14, 2019

The winner of this year's Marion Ovens award received her prize at the preview evening of Sidmouth Society of Artists' exhibition at Kennaway House.

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Sunday, July 14, 2019

A talented teenage musician is performing a charity concert in Sidmouth on Saturday, July 20.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

The Sidmouth Folk Festival returns for the week from Friday, August 2 to Friday 9 with a stellar line-up.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Two theatre groups will be performing six plays over two nights in Axminster.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Crowds delight in display of classic and modern cars at The Donkey Sanctuary.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

More than 200 pieces of original work created by the members of the Sidmouth Society of Artists are going on display at their annual exhibition.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Choir says its aim is to 'offer sublime music, sung to a high standard'

Friday, July 5, 2019

The speaker is an expert on forest science, and has 'a passion for trees and a passion for God'

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Free exhibition of the winning entry, featured on the cover of Evolver magazine, and 49 runners-up

Thursday, July 4, 2019

The first comedy of Sidmouth's Summer Play Festival, Wife Begins At Forty, opens at the Manor Pavilion Theatre this week (Thursday, July 4).

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Enjoy an evening of music and support Honiton's Kings House Day Hospice, and the mental health charity Mind

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Comedy, music, film and musicals, including live screenings of theatre productions in London

Friday, June 28, 2019

Chris Casey and Paul Lavers play the King and his speech therapist in a stage adaptation of the 2010 film

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