Sidmouth / Ottery news

Yesterday, 17:30

A children’s bereavement charity will be able to train new staff following a donation from Sidmouth Lions.

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Yesterday, 12:00

Enjoy a cup of coffee and some classical music, while supporting the Sidmouth Town Band

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Yesterday, 07:30

Rising hockey stars will benefit from new equipment after a £1,000 donation from the Keith Owen Fund.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

A workshop aimed at helping small and self-employed business owners feel safer online is being launched as part of a series of free sessions at Sidmouth’s new shared workspace.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Aged just 23, he came third in last year’s Leeds International Piano Competition

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

A 27-year-old North Devon man charged with murdering three pensioners appeared in court today (Saturday) for the first time.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Young people are being called to help shape the future of Ottery’s youth club as part of a bid to restart the service.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Margaret, 91, enjoys Burns Night party and a Scottish feast laid on by the Sundial care team

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

These five cats are all in need of new homes with loving owners. And some have been waiting for a long time....

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Friday, February 15, 2019

No affordable housing would be included if a new application gets the go ahead to build 16 houses on the former Salston Manor hotel site.

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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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Friday, February 15, 2019

Fundraisers backing a night-time air ambulance landing site in West Hill are hoping the idea will take off with residents, as they bid to raise more than £3,000 for the project.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

A woodland of 9,000 trees will flourish for future generations after planting commenced this week.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

The young and old gathered together to take a stand, protesting over climate change in Sidmouth.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

A pool of water collecting on Sidmouth beach has split opinion, with some slamming it as an eyesore and others claiming it adds to nature.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

The identities of the three elderly men who were found murdered in their Exeter homes have been revealed by police.

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Sidmouth Sport

Yesterday, 15:32

The indifferent form being suffered by Sidmouth Chiefs of late continued as they saw their challenge for the Western Counties (W) title suffer a serious setback as they were beaten 21-7 at a Bideford side that began the day sitting in the bottom four, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

The penultimate Saturday of February was one to forget in terms of Sidmouth – and Ottery St Mary – football and rugby!

Friday, February 15, 2019

The local ‘Match of the Day’ is arguably the Devon Senior Cup last eight tie between Sidmouth Town Reserves and fellow Macron League Division One outfit Kentisbeare.

Friday, February 15, 2019

With just five more weeks of the Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) beginners’ course to be completed, the first batch of new members have successfully completed the test run, writes Hamish Spence.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Sidmouth Town will be hoping to return to action on Saturday when they have a South West Peninsula League Eastern Division game in Exeter at Alphington (3pm).

Friday, February 15, 2019

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) bounced back from their previous Southern One outing defeat to Okehampton by seeing off third in the table Tavistock, winning the game 4-2.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Tipton St John suffered a disappointing 4-1 home defeat when they entertained Halwill in a Macron League Division Two game last Saturday.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Ottery St Mary hope to end a two-week weather-enforced ‘lay-off’ when they make the short trip to Beer tomorrow (Saturday) to play Beer Albion Reserves in a Macron League Division Three game.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI went down 5-2 in what turned out to be a fiery encounter against Exe.

Friday, February 15, 2019

The Exeter Half Marathon started from the quayside at Exeter with a traffic-free and mostly flat route, apart from the hill from the crematorium up to Bridge Road, writes Hamish Spence.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club men’s fourth team completed what for them, this season, is a most unusual act – they ‘won’ both halves of their hockey match to secure their first win of the season thanks to a 4-1 success in their league game at Bridgwater.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A fundraising campaign to secure the long-term future for Dartmoor’s hugely popular Clydesdales has been launched, writes Lucy Johnson.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Exeter City Football Club’s (ECFC) first team physio, Adey Saunderson, has praised the East Devon Grecians for raising £10,000 over a two-year period to go towards a host of medical equipment at the Cliff Hill training ground.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) club ambassador Jo Pavey MBE started the Four Trigs 2019 running event from Port Royal on Sunday morning, writes Hamish Spence.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

On Wednesday the Sidmouth ladies managed to play the fifth round of the Rose Bowl and Basket competitions, writes Maria Clapp.

Latest Entertainment News

Yesterday, 12:00

Enjoy a cup of coffee and some classical music, while supporting the Sidmouth Town Band

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Aged just 23, he came third in last year’s Leeds International Piano Competition

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Tickets on sale now for this year’s week of folk music and dance in August, and dozens of acts have been announced

Monday, February 11, 2019

Johannes Moser is the BSO’s artist in residence for this concert featuring music by Haydn, Grieg, Mozart and Jonathan Leshnoff

Monday, February 11, 2019

Event will raise money for a ‘fighting fund’ after appeal was lodged against refusal of planning permission

Sunday, February 10, 2019

A departure from the ensemble’s usual classical programming; the concert included light orchestral music, jazz, and a new work by a young Exeter composer

Sunday, February 10, 2019

The show combines the stories of Red Riding Hood and the Three Little Pigs

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Punches will be traded and money will be raised at a charity boxing night being held in Honiton next month.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Talented young classical guitarist “thrilled” the audience at Sidmouth Music Series concert

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Expert spoke on the history of self-portraiture and the lives of Rembrandt and Van Gogh

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Nigel Broome says high quality productions, supported by good audiences, will ensure that amateur theatre continues to thrive

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Rock, reggae, folk and much more - something for everyone as the 2019 line-up is announced

Friday, February 1, 2019

Concert will feature a rich assortment of popular light orchestral music and jazz

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