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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

People across the county are being asked to have their say on a long-term plan for NHS services in Devon.

Sidmouth's youngsters took to the water to compete at the Devon Surf Lifesaving Championships.

Police took to the streets to meet residents as part of a pop up community surgery.

An 'aggressive' doorstep salesman alarmed residents of Sidford and Newton Poppleford so much, they called the police.

A leak that has been left unfixed for more than a month has wasted thousands of litres of water, a resident has claimed.

The circus is coming to town…..

A dog had to be coaxed off a 40 foot cliff after becoming stuck near Branscombe.

A new 66-bed 'luxury' care home equipped with cinema room, hair salon and a restaurant on every floor has opened.

Being happy but not getting drunk is the key to living a long life says Sidmouth's latest centenarian.

The Sidmouth community is being called to pull on their marigold and pull up weeds as part of a big town clean up operation.

A developer says it is too late to attend talks to resolve disputes over a proposed GP surgery for Newton Poppleford.

Tributes have been paid to an 'amazing' and 'positive' former Sidmouth resident who lived to be Britain's oldest person.

The event is set to be bigger than ever before with five display teams.

An East Devon lettings consultant has promised to raise the standards of rented homes, in his new capacity as president of the main professional body for landlords.

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