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Cranbrook runners out in force to impress at local events
Members of the Exeter College Running Club - Cranbrook - have been busy in action at various meetings over the past fortnight, writes Debbie Phillips.
today 14:26
£6 million award to expand diabetes research excellence at Exeter

A £6 million Government award will enable Exeter’s globally-renowned diabetes research to expand to the next level, enabling even more benefit to patient care.

The major investment is part of the Government’s modern Industrial Strategy. The award to the University of Exeter, working

today 14:08
Lyme Regis Tournament week is underway
Lyme Regis endured something of a washout across the past week, writes Paul Moffitt.
today 13:23
Exmouth Town season ticket holders to get an 'extra game' in the coming season
Exmouth Town have been drawn away to Almondsbury in the preliminary round of the Les Phillips Cup. Town will travel to the South Gloucester club on either September 17 or 18.
today 12:20
Axe Cliff Mixed Invitation success for Alan Kenworthy and Sheila Faulkner
The sun shines on the righteous, and it certainly did so upon the Axe Cliff Mixed Invitational, writes Dave Bruce.
today 10:14
UK wide suicide prevention training for children piloted in Devon

Training new facilitators to help tackle suicides in young people was the theme of a recent workshop delivered by Lifeline Workshops Inc, developers of The ASK Workshop: Assessing for Suicide in Kids. This comes at the same time as the government announces more to be done to tackle mental

today 23:26
Topsham St James power to victory against Woodbury & Newton St Cyres
Topsham St James 1st XI returned to winning ways with a comprehensive and comfortable 148 run victory over Woodbury & Newton St Cyres.
yesterday 20:35
Jewellery taken in Honiton burglary

Police are appealing for information after items of jewellery were stolen from a house in Hale Lane, Honiton.

Offenders forced a ground floor window to get inside the property sometime between 10am and 1.35pm on Friday 31 May. 

Numerous items of jewellery were taken from the

yesterday 18:11
Prisoner at HMP Exeter hanged self a day after remand
A man who hanged himself in his jail cell made a "flippant remark" to prison staff about killing himself, an inquest has heard.
yesterday 15:20
Exmouth Town hosting the 2019 Falklands Cup
Exmouth Town's Southern Road home will play host to a special fixture next month.
yesterday 15:20
Exmouth's Heather is part of England ladies fly fishing champion team
Exmouth resident Heather Lamacraft is back home after representing England who won the ladies fly fishing international held at Draycote Water in Warwickshire.
yesterday 09:02
Honiton Ladies Open success for Cathy Uttley and two of her former club mates
The weather gods smiled on the Honiton ladies, who held the first of their two annual Open meetings, writes Ann Desmoulins.
yesterday 07:59
Families for Children wins £1,000 Movement for Good award

Families for Children has won a £1,000 Movement for Good award thanks to nominations from the public. 

Families for Children was nominated to win a £1,000 boost as part of specialist insurer Ecclesiastical's Movement for Good awards, which is giving £1million to charities this

yesterday 01:23
A night with ‘the flip-flop brigade’ who help the people of Exeter when they are at their worst

As she tries to leave the scene she almost smacks her head on the pavement as she stumbles and tension is rising again within the group

The night scene in Exeter has seen many changes in the past 10 years, but a familiar sight throughout that time has been the welcomed presence of what is

2019-06-16 21:53
A night with ‘the flip-flop brigade’ who help the people of Exeter when they are at their worst

As she tries to leave the scene she almost smacks her head on the pavement as she stumbles and tension is rising again within the group

The night scene in Exeter has seen many changes in the past 10 years, but a familiar sight throughout that time has been the welcomed presence of what is

2019-06-16 21:53
Flowers left in tribute to murder suspect Owen Chandler at Devon beauty spot

Flowers and messages of support have been left by people who knew Owen

Floral tributes and messages have been left at the South Devon beauty spot when a man responsible for the murder of a 73-year-old Kingsteignton man took his own life.

An inquest into Owen Chandler's death is

2019-06-16 19:47
Daily News
North Devon Hockey Club seeking to recruit new players
North Devon Hockey Club has begun summer training for the men's teams, writes Nick Howells.
today 14:26
Barnstaple ABCs Billy Down edged out on Swindon bill
Billie Down was the last boxer in action for Barnstaple ABC this season when he competed in the Brunel ABC, Swindon Open Show.
today 14:26
North Devon edged out at Sidmouth
North Devon gave Sidmouth a scare before subsiding to a 15-run defeat on the Fortfield, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.
today 14:26
North Devon still bottom after sixth defeat in seven outings
North Devon suffered a sixth defeat in seven Tolchards Devon League Premier Division outings when beaten by a margin of 15 runs on their visit to Sidmouth.
today 14:26
Jake Burnage plotting a course to the very top of golf
Jake Burnage continues to bask in the glory of his superb victory at St Andrews where he lifted the St Andrews Links Trophy.
today 14:26
Umbrella competition at Phear Park washed out by the rain
The weather struck again at the start of the week, with our aptly named Umbrella internal competition rained off, writes Paul and Kay Beresford.
today 14:26
Axminster beaten in low scoring affair with Cullompton
Axminster 1st XI were beaten by five wickets at home by visiting in a low scoring F Division East game.
today 13:23
Clyst St George batsman scores fourth century of the season
There was general disappointment for our local teams on matchday seven of the Tolchards Devon Cricket League.
today 13:23
Latest news from Exeter
today 14:26 North Devon Hockey Club seeking to recruit new players
today 14:26 Barnstaple ABCs Billy Down edged out on Swindon bill
today 14:26 North Devon edged out at Sidmouth
today 14:26 North Devon still bottom after sixth defeat in seven outings
today 14:26 Jake Burnage plotting a course to the very top of golf
today 14:26 Umbrella competition at Phear Park washed out by the rain
today 14:26 Cranbrook runners out in force to impress at local events
today 14:08 £6 million award to expand diabetes research excellence at Exeter
today 13:23 Axminster beaten in low scoring affair with Cullompton
today 13:23 Clyst St George batsman scores fourth century of the season
today 13:23 Lyme Regis Audi Cup success for James Phillips
today 13:23 North Devon-based trainer saddles winner in final point-to-point meeting of the season
today 13:23 AVR quartet complete the Age UK Exeter 10k Superhero Run
today 13:23 Brixington Blues U7s win Moors Tournament in Mid Devon
today 13:23 Lyme Regis Tournament week is underway
today 12:20 Exmouth Town season ticket holders to get an 'extra game' in the coming season
today 10:14 Axe Cliff Mixed Invitation success for Alan Kenworthy and Sheila Faulkner
today 23:26 Climate change benefits for giant petrels
today 23:26 Exeter organisations come together to promote Clean Air Day
today 23:26 Cofton Holidays hits Visit England high
today 23:26 UK wide suicide prevention training for children piloted in Devon
yesterday 21:20 New book honours soldiers who took part in D-Day landings
yesterday 20:35 Tipton St John CC in urgent appeal for new players
yesterday 20:35 The Downton family field three generations to help the Axminster CC cause
yesterday 20:35 Topsham St James power to victory against Woodbury & Newton St Cyres
yesterday 18:11 Jewellery taken in Honiton burglary
yesterday 15:20 Prisoner at HMP Exeter hanged self a day after remand
yesterday 15:20 Exmouth Town hosting the 2019 Falklands Cup
yesterday 09:02 Charity Rounders competition at Barnstaple RFC this coming Sunday
yesterday 09:02 Exmouth's Heather is part of England ladies fly fishing champion team
yesterday 07:59 North Devon U14 Girls League 'Fair Play' award for Bradninch
yesterday 07:59 North Devon-based trainer saddles winner in final point-to-point meeting of the season
yesterday 07:59 Bideford ABCs Dylan Burston called up to England training weekend
yesterday 07:59 Honiton Ladies Open success for Cathy Uttley and two of her former club mates
yesterday 01:23 Smyths Toys Superstore opening in Exeter
yesterday 01:23 Co Cars and University of Exeter announce sustainable, hire-by-the-hour car scheme
yesterday 01:23 Families for Children wins £1,000 Movement for Good award
yesterday 23:17 Car park charges in East Devon to be standardised
yesterday 23:17 Honeybee mite raises bumblebee virus risk
yesterday 23:17 Exeter care home residents prove age is no barrier to exercise
yesterday 23:17 Joy as endangered butterfly returns to North Devon after restoration work on rare grassland
yesterday 23:02 Police say call 999 if you see this missing man last seen in Ivybridge
yesterday 23:02 Police say call 999 if you see this missing man last seen in Ivybridge
2019-06-16 23:59 Glastonbury 2019: Met Office forecast for the festival
2019-06-16 23:59 Glastonbury 2019: Met Office forecast for the festival
2019-06-16 23:59 Man airlifted from Tesco at Kingsteignton after suffering serious injury
2019-06-16 22:56 The Strawberry Moon 2019 is tonight and here's when it is at its fullest
2019-06-16 22:56 The Strawberry Moon 2019 is tonight and here's when it is at its fullest
2019-06-16 21:53 The moment a girl nearly has her hand bitten off by Poppy the 'crazy' pig
2019-06-16 21:53 The moment a girl nearly has her hand bitten off by Poppy the 'crazy' pig
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