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Revamped Mole Valley Farmers store gets the thumbs up from customers

Crowds flocked to the opening on Tuesday, November 27 with the queue for the hog roast extending across the store

Bubbles, food, drink and late-night shopping enticed customers into a new look Mole Valley Store in Cullompton.

Crowds flocked to the opening on Tuesday, November 27 with ...

2018-12-17 01:55 open_in_new
New home for Curiosity to make way for major town centre revamp

The Council are aiming to start work on the entrance around Easter and allowed Stephen to terminate his contract early so that he could find new premises

Family-run, household store Curiosity has returned to its roots after moving back to Gold Street after ten years in nearby Fore ...

2018-12-17 01:55 open_in_new
BBC One's The Voice star Adam Isaac returns to Uffculme for Christmas gig

“As usual he will plough through over two hours of energetic covers, and a few originals, in what will no doubt be another brilliant night"

Adam Isaac returns to Uffculme for another free Christmas gig at The Ostler Inn. Last year’s event saw the pub at it’s busiest ever when fans ...

2018-12-17 01:54 open_in_new
Perfect pictures on display at Tiverton & Heathcoat Photography Club exhibition

The museum is hosting the annual Tiverton and Heathcoat Photographic Club’s yearly exhibition until Saturday, December 22

Dozens of photographs from landscapes, close-ups and the abstract have been displayed at Tiverton Museum.

The museum is hosting the annual Tiverton and ...

2018-12-17 01:54 open_in_new
Hopes for new surgery in Crediton kept alive thanks to planning application

NHS England is currently assessing a project which promises to deliver radical improvements to the way healthcare is delivered

Crediton GPs have kept surgery plans alive by submitting planning to Mid Devon while the NHS assesses their grant.

By mid-December, there could be a clearer ...

2018-12-17 01:54 open_in_new
Fire breaks out at Devon wood shed

Multiple fire engines are at the scene

Four fire engines have raced to a fire in Sampford Spiney.

They were first alerted to the blaze at around 7.22pm.

Two fire appliances from Tavistock attended a wood shed full of logs on fire.

On arrival crews got to work with ...

2018-12-17 00:48 open_in_new
Fire breaks out at Devon wood shed

Multiple fire engines are at the scene

Four fire engines have raced to a fire in Sampford Spiney.

They were first alerted to the blaze at around 7.22pm.

Two fire appliances from Tavistock attended a wood shed full of logs on fire.

On arrival crews got to work with ...

2018-12-17 00:48 open_in_new
Live updates as police descend on Exeter city centre after incident involving a car

One of those has been arrested after a knuckle duster was found

There has been a heavy police presence in the centre of Exeter tonight after a group of youths were accused of damaging a passing car.

The incident began on Fore Street in the city centre just before 8pm when the driver ...

2018-12-16 23:44 open_in_new
Ed Sheeran returns to Exeter where he had his 'worst gig ever'

What a difference a few years makes

International superstar Ed Sheeran was spotted at Exeter Airport today before he boarded his private jet.

But while he was in Devon he might have been reminded of his worst gig ever – which was in Exeter a few years ago.

In 2017 The Castle ...

2018-12-16 22:40 open_in_new
Ed Sheeran returns to Exeter where he had his 'worst gig ever'

What a difference a few years makes

International superstar Ed Sheeran was spotted at Exeter Airport today before he boarded his private jet.

But while he was in Devon he might have been reminded of his worst gig ever – which was in Exeter a few years ago.

In 2017 The Castle ...

2018-12-16 22:40 open_in_new
What's wrong with Manchester United? How the world's most famous football club have become a giant mess

Jose Mourinho is not solely to blame for United's demise

“How long before Jose Mourinho gets the sack? What’s going on at United then?”

If you are a supporter of Manchester United, then you will no doubt have been asked one, maybe even both, of the questions in the opening ...

2018-12-16 21:35 open_in_new
What's wrong with Manchester United? How the world's most famous football club have become a giant mess

Jose Mourinho is not solely to blame for United's demise

“How long before Jose Mourinho gets the sack? What’s going on at United then?”

If you are a supporter of Manchester United, then you will no doubt have been asked one, maybe even both, of the questions in the opening ...

2018-12-16 21:35 open_in_new
A30 blocked at Fenny Bridges after vehicle crashes in central reservation - updates

It's an ongoing incident from earlier this afternoon

A section of the A30 is blocked due to a crash.

Traffic site Inrix is reporting that one lane is blocked westbound on the stretch of road near the B3177.

The incident was logged just before 5.30pm. Traffic is said to be ...

2018-12-16 21:34 open_in_new
Mum gutted after teenage daughter says she wants to change her name

Would you let your child change their name?

A mother has expressed her upset after revealing that her teenage daughter does not like her name - and wants to change it.

Asking for advice on Mumsnet, the mother explained her 13-year-old hated her "old-fashioned" name and ...

2018-12-16 20:28 open_in_new
Popular pub set to reopen in 2019 following sale to first-time landlords

The Red Lion Hotel sold off a £300,000 guide price

A Mid Devon pub which was closed last year is set to reopen by Easter 2019 after being sold to first-time pub buyers.

Specialist business property adviser Christie & Co completed on the sale of The Red Lion Hotel in Oakford. The ...

2018-12-16 20:28 open_in_new
Popular pub set to reopen in 2019 following sale to first-time landlords

The Red Lion Hotel sold off a £300,000 guide price

A Mid Devon pub which was closed last year is set to reopen by Easter 2019 after being sold to first-time pub buyers.

Specialist business property adviser Christie & Co completed on the sale of The Red Lion Hotel in Oakford. The ...

2018-12-16 20:28 open_in_new
Has Ed Sheeran come to Devon to meet his baby doppelgänger?

He's been spotted in the county

Superstar Ed Sheeran was spotted at Exeter Airport earlier today, but the question on everyone's lips is, what was he doing in Devon?

Devon Live was contacted by an anonymous source who said his plane was already parked up near the Flybe ...

2018-12-16 20:28 open_in_new
Has Ed Sheeran come to Devon to meet his baby doppelgänger?

He's been spotted in the county

Superstar Ed Sheeran was spotted at Exeter Airport earlier today, but the question on everyone's lips is, what was he doing in Devon?

Devon Live was contacted by an anonymous source who said his plane was already parked up near the Flybe ...

2018-12-16 20:27 open_in_new
The most high-profile leaders and bosses who ended up in court

DevonLive looks at cases involving people who held positions of power and influence when they broke the law

Some of the most interesting cases at court involve those who have held high-profile jobs or respected positions in society.

When a person who has led a law abiding life, in ...

2018-12-16 20:27 open_in_new
The viking ghosts which still haunt this bloody corner of Devon and 11 other spooky legends you have never heard of

Devon's pirate past, viking battles and desolate moorlands have left a trail of ghost stories behind

Did Sir Francis Drake have mystical powers? Does the pirate of Burgh Island still haunt the place where he was hung on the anniversary of his death? And were pacts made with the devil which ...

2018-12-16 20:27 open_in_new
One of the most viewed properties on Rightmove this year is in Devon

The stunning mansion really is something special

Rightmove has compiled a list of its most viewed properties of 2018, and an incredible £7million mansion based in Devon is on it.

The property websites' data scientists have totted up each click to reveal these properties as the ...

2018-12-16 20:27 open_in_new