Sidmouth / Ottery news

Yesterday, 15:19

Don’t miss the boat - a ‘delightful, delicious and de-lovely’ production of Anything Goes at Sidmouth’s Manor Pavilion Theatre.

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Yesterday, 12:11

Claire Wright says she still supports a second EU referendum after East Devon MP Sir Hugo Swire claimed her and other ‘remainers’ had changed their minds

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Yesterday, 12:00

Each week the Herald will be featuring a local business and this week we hear from Curtis and Sally Mynard of Alpine Park Cottages.

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Yesterday, 10:47

Cliff falls occurred on Jacob’s Ladder and East Beach during the Easter weekend.

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Yesterday, 06:55

Police were kept busy this year - handling everything from thefts to an incident where youths chucked a bench off a cliff.

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Mon, 12:00

A film group made up of people with learning difficulties has been given more than £10,000 in donations to help fund their next movie.

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Mon, 07:00

Plans to build an extension onto Sidmouth Museum have been unveiled.

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

Stephanie Bretherton’s parents and brother may be known to Sidmouth residents - and her novel is about connections

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

Engaged couples are being encouraged to host their big day in one of the area’s woodland villages as part of a new community campaign.

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

More than £86.6million in outstanding loans is owed by East Devon District Council (EDDC).

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

A giant and dragon will walk the streets of Sidmouth to mark St George’s Day.

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

More than 40,000 drivers were caught speeding in Devon and Cornwall in one year, new data has revealed.

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Land Registry statistics say house prices in East Devon increased by 18.4 per cent in the two-and-a-half-years since the Brexit referendum

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Six-year-old Coco has a sweet nature, but needs to feel settled in a calm environment, preferably without other pets

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Two people were rescued from a river after their boat capsized.

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Sidmouth Sport

Yesterday, 13:22

Beer Albion Reserves, sponsored by Edenvale Turf, continued their impressive home form with an exhilarating 6-1 Easter Saturday win over Newton St Cyres, writes Richard Honnor.

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Yesterday, 13:10

Over 120 drivers will take to the track at Wiscombe Park this weekend (April 27 and 28) for the season’s first meeting which will highlight the skill and dexterity of the drivers on the demanding East Devon course and provide the characteristic smell and sound of fast cars being driven in competition, writes Rupert Barker.

Mon, 17:59

Anne Serle was the clear winner of the ladies April stableford at East Devon Golf Club last week, writes Helen Chivers.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sidmouth RFC Under-15s have just returned from what was a terrific visit to Portugal that saw them take part in an International Rugby Festival played over the second weekend of April.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

A crowd gathered at the Blackmore Field, enjoying the glorious spring weather, for the annual match between the Quins and an Ottery XV, a contest ultimately won by the Quins 55-15, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sidbury have returned to the Devon League this season and will play in the H Division (East).

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Sidmouth RFC are the pride of the town this Easter after they completed a league and cup double, winning the Devon Intermediate Cup, beating Crediton 39-19 before the biggest turnout seen at the Blackmore in many a year.

Friday, April 19, 2019

It’s a SUPER SATURDAY across the board for our local rugby teams with three East Devon-based sides in cup final action on Easter Saturday!

Friday, April 19, 2019

A brace from Ben Miller gave Sidmouth a 2-1 over local rivals Budleigh Salterton.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Sidmouth Town head for their second East Devon derby inside four days on Good Friday morning when they travel to Budleigh Salterton.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Newton Poppleford Cricket Club, who play their regular weekend cricket on a Sunday and also play some evening T20 cricket, begin their 2019 campaign next week.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Twenty-two members of Sidmouth Croquet Club gathered to play in a fun, one-ball tournament to raise funds for Alzheimers research on the middle Wednesday of April, writes Chris Donovan.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

The Ottery St Mary Cricket Club junior section launch another summer of Friday night meetings on April 26 at their Strawberry Lane home.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

The first of two fixtures to be held at the popular picturesque track known as Flete Park, near Ermington, takes place this coming Saturday (April 20), writes Donna Harris.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

In winning the Western Counties West League in the last game at Saltash on Saturday, Sidmouth Chiefs won their first league title for 14 years, writes Terry O’Brien.

Latest Entertainment News

Yesterday, 15:19

Don’t miss the boat - a ‘delightful, delicious and de-lovely’ production of Anything Goes at Sidmouth’s Manor Pavilion Theatre.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Music from India to be performed in the Minster, in Axminster by Samaswara.

Friday, April 19, 2019

An updated, fresher version of the classic show, performed by Sidmouth Musical Theatre

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Gardeners and plant enthusiasts will be heading for Dalwood on Easter Sunday, April 21.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Take a themed tram ride, watch a fun dog show, and enjoy a traditional Easter egg hunt (or several) - East Devon has plenty of family activities during the Easter holidays

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The emotive work by JS Bach tells the story of Christ’s arrest, trial, crucifixion and death

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The Beehive, in Honiton, will be hosting world-record-breaking beatboxer Shlomo on Good Friday.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Seaton Music enjoyed a performance full of beautiful playing – and surprises from A4 Brass

Monday, April 15, 2019

An evening of wine, food and live music lined up at the Deer Park Country House.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Dr Watson uses his now-retired friend Sherlock Holmes’ techniques to solve a mystery, with the help of some old acquaintances

Friday, April 12, 2019

Many hits by Blondie to feature in White Wedding, in Honiton.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Outdoor theatre set to roll into Lyme Regis, with two productions lined up.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

You may have admired Exmoor’s scenery or enjoyed hiking across its rugged terrain, but have you caught your own Porlock Bay fish for lunch, spent the day with an Exmoor ranger or ridden on the Victorian Lynton and Lynmouth funicular cliff railway?

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