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AVRs Graham and Diane Newton tackle Cardiff Parkrun after a Rolling Stones contest
Louis Darrock won the latest Seaton Parkrun in a time of 18:37, writes Dave Mutter.
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University includes Nazi quote in email to students
A university has apologised for emailing students a quote by a notorious Nazi general in what was meant to be a motivational message.
today 12:59
AVR member Denise Burges bags new PB at Exeter 10k
AVR member Denise Burges completed her second-ever 10k around Exeter Quay for Age UK, writes Dave Mutter.
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Millwey Rise Player’s Player of the Year awards for Alex Rockett and Mark Pike
Around a 100 Millwey Rise FC players and supporters attended the 60th Anniversary Dinner, Dance and Presentation Evening at the Guildhall, Axminster on Saturday, writes Dick Sturch.
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Sidmouth IIIs put Honiton 2nds to the sword
Sidmouth III made it six wins from seven F Division East outings as they recorded a comprehensive 165-run win over Honiton 2nds at Newton Poppleford.
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Exmouth Leisure Centre reaches finals of national awards
Exmouth Leisure Centre is waiting to learn if it has won a national award to be named sport centre of the year.
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Waste removal tradesman narrowly avoids jail for blighting Devon countryside

A waste removal tradesman who blighted Devon countryside with 2,000 tons of rubbish – then set fire to it – has narrowly avoided jail.

The Environment Agency prosecuted Edward Donovan, of Churchill Drive, Crediton, for a range of offences after he turned part of an elderly land

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New extended bus service to Exeter Quayside

A new trial weekend bus service to Exeter’s Quayside is set to begin early next month.

As part of a six-month trial, the H service will stop at the Quayside on Friday and Saturday evenings between 7pm and 11pm and on Sundays from 8:30am and 11pm. The trial service will begin on Friday 6

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Exe Equestrian Novice Fun Horse/Pony and Dog Show proves a real success
After suffering the disappointment of having to cancel a recent show due to the weather, it was with relief that the day was perfect for the first Novice Fun Horse/Pony and Dog Show held at Nutwell Court on Sunday.
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The Royal Marines meet their match at Sidmouth
Sidmouth Golf Club hosted the annual match against the Royal Marines and the fixture was followed by an excellent meal, writes Hugh Dorliac.
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Millwey Rise celebrate their 60th anniversary in style
Around a 100 Millwey Rise FC players and supporters attended the 60th Anniversary Dinner, Dance and Presentation Evening at the Guildhall, Axminster on Saturday, writes Dick Sturch.
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Official opening of Tithebarn Link Road

A ceremony has been held to officially mark the opening of the Tithebarn Link Road in Exeter.

The Devon County Council scheme, which includes a 60-metre span pedestrian and cycle bridge, has been funded with over £4 million from Highways England’s Growth and Housing Fund, as well as

yesterday 12:41
Air Cadets at Devon and Somerset Gliding Club
Air Cadets from the local Devon and Somerset Wing have finally beaten the weather and completed a lovely evening flying session, writes Jill Harmer.
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Exmouth charities celebrate share of Freemasons funds
The Open Door Centre, the Macs Charity, both in Exmouth, and Mill Water School, in East Budleigh, have all benefitted from a share of £25,000 from Devon Freemasons.
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Tesco offers free food to Exmouth’s charities and community groups
Charities and community groups in Exmouth and the surrounding areas are invited to receive free surplus food from Tesco this summer.
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Cyclists share powerful motives for riding The Nello

Cyclists from all over Devon and beyond are gearing up for one of the most popular rides on the calendar.

The Nello, FORCE Cancer Charity’s biggest single fundraising event of the year, is on Sunday June 24.

Up to 1,500 cyclists will be taking on the challenge of riding 55 or 100

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Daily News
Kingsbridge phone box nightclub closed at night
A nightclub in a phone box has been branded "pointless" after it emerged it is closed at night because the owners do not have a licence.
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Budleigh toppled by Torquay and slip closer to A Division drop spots
Budleigh suffered a fifth defeat in seven Tolchards Devon League A Division outings when beaten at home by 66 runs at the hands of Torquay.
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Topsham St James 2nds end the Cherries’ unbeaten start
Topsham St James 2nd XI travelled with some trepidation to the remote ground of the previously unbeaten Cheriton Fitzpaine, but ended the day replacing their opponents at the top of Division H East, albeit by only a single point and having played a game more.
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Axminster win well at Exwick thanks to Dylan Hurst knock
Axminster banked a full house of 20 points as they recorded a five-wicket win at Exwick.
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Feniton men bowl to fine County Trophy victory over neighbours Ottery St Mary
The Feniton men’s team had a good win against Ottery St Mary in the County Trophy Competition, winning by 75 shots to 65, writes Roger Smith.
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Captain Morgan leads by example as Seaton see off high-flying Barton
Seaton bagged arguably their best results of the season, defeating second-in-the-table Barton by four wickets.
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Axe Cliff team beaten on visit to Libbaton
Captain Dave Bruce took his match team to Libbaton, North Devon, where they ended up suffering a defeat.
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East Devon Palmer Cup success for Brenda Somerfield
Brenda Somerfield claimed victory in the June medal competition at East Devon Golf Club last week and with it took home the Palmer Cup for 2018, writes Helen Chivers.
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Latest news from Exeter
today 14:02 Kingsbridge phone box nightclub closed at night
today 13:59 Budleigh toppled by Torquay and slip closer to A Division drop spots
today 13:59 Topsham St James 2nds end the Cherries’ unbeaten start
today 13:59 Axminster win well at Exwick thanks to Dylan Hurst knock
today 13:59 Feniton men bowl to fine County Trophy victory over neighbours Ottery St Mary
today 13:59 Captain Morgan leads by example as Seaton see off high-flying Barton
today 13:59 AVRs Graham and Diane Newton tackle Cardiff Parkrun after a Rolling Stones contest
today 12:59 University includes Nazi quote in email to students
today 12:56 AVR member Denise Burges bags new PB at Exeter 10k
today 09:47 Axe Cliff team beaten on visit to Libbaton
today 09:47 East Devon Palmer Cup success for Brenda Somerfield
today 09:47 Sidmouth ladies set up Top Club trip to Barum after win over Crediton
today 09:47 Lyme Regis seniors’ June stableford success for Stephen Pitt
today 09:47 Millwey Rise Player’s Player of the Year awards for Alex Rockett and Mark Pike
today 08:44 Four wickets for Creer in Clyst St George win
today 08:44 Sean Day ‘fivefer’ plus fine knocks by French and Greenway see Exmouth 2nds to victory
today 08:44 Chardstock sail to success over Uplyme and Lyme Regis
today 08:44 Sidmouth IIIs put Honiton 2nds to the sword
today 07:41 Exmouth Leisure Centre reaches finals of national awards
today 00:14 Devon pubs make a clean sweep
today 00:14 Devon awarded £4 million of Safer Roads Funding
today 00:14 Clean Air Day: Help measure pollution and find greener walking routes during Exeter events
today 00:14 Waste removal tradesman narrowly avoids jail for blighting Devon countryside
today 22:08 East Devon care home celebrates 30 year anniversary with garden fete
yesterday 16:53 New extended bus service to Exeter Quayside
yesterday 15:56 Seaton 2nds beaten at Bradninch
yesterday 15:56 Exe Equestrian Novice Fun Horse/Pony and Dog Show proves a real success
yesterday 14:56 Jordan Moore-Taylor: MK Dons sign Exeter City defender
yesterday 14:53 Seaton win East of Exe League match at Chardstock
yesterday 14:53 The Royal Marines meet their match at Sidmouth
yesterday 12:47 Exmouth Harriers impress in 2018 Run Exe Relay
yesterday 12:47 Lympstone AFC seeking second team boss as club looks to a successful season
yesterday 12:47 AVR mixed team second at Run Exe Relay
yesterday 12:47 Millwey Rise celebrate their 60th anniversary in style
yesterday 12:41 Official opening of Tithebarn Link Road
yesterday 10:44 Gary Sawyer: Plymouth Argyle defender signs new one-year deal
yesterday 09:38 Honiton Tuesday Mixed success for the Ritchies and the Walls
yesterday 09:38 Tipton St John power to big win over The Full Monty
yesterday 09:38 Feniton net derby honours with superb success at Whimple
yesterday 09:38 Honiton ladies net Over-50s League win over Ottery St Mary
yesterday 09:38 Phear Park trio secure Axon Cup success
yesterday 09:38 Air Cadets at Devon and Somerset Gliding Club
yesterday 09:38 Exmouth charities celebrate share of Freemasons funds
yesterday 08:38 South Western Railway staff strikes called off
yesterday 07:32 Tesco offers free food to Exmouth’s charities and community groups
yesterday 23:02 Racing and fashion combine for Ladies' Day at Newton Abbot Racecourse
yesterday 23:02 Cyclists share powerful motives for riding The Nello
2018-06-18 19:53 Honiton Town holding their 2018 AGM on Tuesday night (7pm)
2018-06-18 19:53 Ottery St Mary Youth tournament this weekend (June 23 and 24)
2018-06-18 18:53 Devon PC on trial accused of false assault claim
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