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Darts Farm collaborate with Exeter Foodbank to provide Easter ‘tuck boxes’ for the vulnerable

In response to the worldwide pandemic, Devon based Darts Farm is working closely with Exeter Foodbank to help create ‘Easter Tuck Boxes’ to give to people within their community that need it the most this Easter. Customers have donated and local food and drink producers have given

yesterday 21:26
Exmouth RFC latest - Cockles chat with head coach Steve Perry
The Rugby Football Union (RFU) have published the ‘final league tables’
yesterday 17:23
Exmouth Town net second succesive win in Virtual League
The East Devon Virtual Football League - matchday two round-up
yesterday 14:14
Devon and Cornwall is CLOSED to tourists this Easter

It's going to be an Easter like none of us has ever seen before - but when Devon and Cornwall reopens our region will be ready to welcome the world once more

For the first time in history the tourist honeypots of Devon and Cornwall are doing their best to stop visitors, second home owners

yesterday 05:38
Devon and Cornwall is CLOSED to tourists this Easter

It's going to be an Easter like none of us has ever seen before - but when Devon and Cornwall reopens our region will be ready to welcome the world once more

For the first time in history the tourist honeypots of Devon and Cornwall are doing their best to stop visitors, second home owners

yesterday 05:38
University and health trusts collaborating to accelerate genomic testing

Academics and clinicians across Devon and Cornwall are collaborating and innovating to improve testing capacity for COVID-19 in the region.

The University of Exeter is supporting the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust (RD&E) and the Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust (RCHT),

yesterday 22:20
Boris Johnson admitted to hospital with coronavirus

The news comes as Mr Johnson continues to show "persistent" symptoms of COVID-19

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been rushed to hospital for tests, it has been confirmed.

A spokesperson from Downing Street says the Prime Minister has been admitted to hospital "on the advice of

yesterday 22:17
Exmoor marks 200 years since England’s ‘wild west’ tamed by pioneer

Exmoor’s former Royal Forest was bought by business tycoon John Knight

This month marks exactly 200 years since Exmoor’s former Royal Forest was bought by business tycoon John Knight, transforming it from a vast desolate heathland into the fields, moorland and farmsteads typical of

2020-04-05 23:14
Exmoor marks 200 years since England’s ‘wild west’ tamed by pioneer

Exmoor’s former Royal Forest was bought by business tycoon John Knight

This month marks exactly 200 years since Exmoor’s former Royal Forest was bought by business tycoon John Knight, transforming it from a vast desolate heathland into the fields, moorland and farmsteads typical of

2020-04-05 23:14
Devon's forgotten Abbey that was as big as Exeter Cathedral

But Newenham Abbey, which once occupied the farmland to the south of Axminster, was dissolved in 1539

The farmland to the left of the road on the approach to Axminster as you drive in from Seaton may not on the face of it have much great significance.

But the land behind the

2020-04-05 23:14
Devon's forgotten Abbey that was as big as Exeter Cathedral

But Newenham Abbey, which once occupied the farmland to the south of Axminster, was dissolved in 1539

The farmland to the left of the road on the approach to Axminster as you drive in from Seaton may not on the face of it have much great significance.

But the land behind the

2020-04-05 23:14
Plants Galore boss says lockdown is 'the new Brexit' as garden centre refuses to close

Critics claim garden centre shoppers are not taking the coronavirus crisis seriously

The boss of Devon's Plants Galore says that the controversy over his garden nursery is 'like the new Brexit' after a fresh complaint abouts cars full of shoppers over the weekend.

Tony

2020-04-05 23:14
Plants Galore boss says lockdown is 'the new Brexit' as garden centre refuses to close

Critics claim garden centre shoppers are not taking the coronavirus crisis seriously

The boss of Devon's Plants Galore says that the controversy over his garden nursery is 'like the new Brexit' after a fresh complaint abouts cars full of shoppers over the weekend.

Tony

2020-04-05 23:14
Georgia Toffolo's emotional tribute as Torquay grandfather dies

Toff has shared a tribute to Umberto Toffolo - also known as Bertie - on her Instagram page

Georgia Toffolo's Torquay grandad has died.

She shared a beautiful video of listening to Frank Sinatra with him at her 25th birthday party last year and said 'I’m trying not to

2020-04-05 23:14
Georgia Toffolo's emotional tribute as Torquay grandfather dies

Toff has shared a tribute to Umberto Toffolo - also known as Bertie - on her Instagram page

Georgia Toffolo's Torquay grandad has died.

She shared a beautiful video of listening to Frank Sinatra with him at her 25th birthday party last year and said 'I’m trying not to

2020-04-05 23:14
Exmouth Town thirds - a review of the 2019/20 season cut short by the Covid-19 crisis
Exmouth Town third team had completed two-thirds of their 2019/20 Macron Devon & Exeter league Division Eight season when the campaign was brought to a premature halt by the Covcid-19 crisis.
2020-04-05 19:14
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Grant awarded to The Nest Southwest CIC from Devon Community Foundation

Devon Community Foundation has awarded a grant from the community fund to The Nest Southwest CIC to provide ongoing support and information to birthing families in the Exeter, Exmouth and surrounding areas. The grant will be used to continue their work holding weekly Pregnancy Well-being

yesterday 21:26
Exeter EdTech company Sparx scoops prestigious award for its approach to maths learning

Sparx, the Exeter-based socially focused learning technology company has been named ‘Supplier of the Year’ at this year’s Education Resources Awards (ERA’s) for its innovative approach to maths learning and its focus on evidence-based technologies.

The ERA’s reward quality

yesterday 21:26
Exeter Chiefs women to compete in the Tyrrells Premier 15s
Exeter Chiefs ladies’ net success in bid to join Tyrrells Premier 15 for next season
yesterday 14:14
Stunning beach-side Devon manor house sells at auction - for just £120,000

It has 17 bedrooms, sits in 1.15 acres of land and comes with four self-contained apartments

An incredible 17-bedroom beach-side manor house in Devon has sold at auction for just £120,000.

The Grade II listed Manor House on Lynmouth sea front in North Devon had previously been

yesterday 05:38
Popular community centre awarded cash to help vulnerable through Coronavirus outbreak

An independent charity at the heart of the community in Exeter has been awarded a total of £6,000 for two projects to help people through the Coronavirus outbreak.

St Sidwell’s Centre has been awarded the cash to help some of the most vulnerable people in Exeter.

The money

yesterday 23:23
Devon school staff on duty over Easter holidays to support key workers

Teachers and staff in nearly 170 Devon schools are working over the Easter holidays to provide care and support for the children of key workers.

The Government ordered schools across the country to close their doors a week early for Easter because of the coronavirus crisis but asked

yesterday 23:23
University donates PPE to frontline COVID-19 workers

Academics and technical staff at the University of Exeter have united to send thousands of items of protective equipment normally used in laboratories to the frontline of the NHS and the local authority, to support the battle against COVID-19.

Hundreds of boxes of gloves, along with

yesterday 23:23
Family is split up and 'lose everything' after fire destroys their home

The worst affected area was their disabled daughter's specially adapted room

A family has been split up and their disabled child has been put into respite care after fire gutted their specially-adapted home.

Fire crews were praised for containing the blaze at the detached house in St

yesterday 23:20
Latest news from Exeter
yesterday 21:26 Grant awarded to The Nest Southwest CIC from Devon Community Foundation
yesterday 21:26 Exeter EdTech company Sparx scoops prestigious award for its approach to maths learning
yesterday 21:26 Darts Farm collaborate with Exeter Foodbank to provide Easter ‘tuck boxes’ for the vulnerable
yesterday 17:23 Exmouth RFC latest - Cockles chat with head coach Steve Perry
yesterday 14:14 Exeter Chiefs women to compete in the Tyrrells Premier 15s
yesterday 14:14 Exmouth Town net second succesive win in Virtual League
yesterday 05:38 Stunning beach-side Devon manor house sells at auction - for just £120,000
yesterday 05:38 Devon and Cornwall is CLOSED to tourists this Easter
yesterday 05:38 Devon and Cornwall is CLOSED to tourists this Easter
yesterday 23:23 Popular community centre awarded cash to help vulnerable through Coronavirus outbreak
yesterday 23:23 Devon school staff on duty over Easter holidays to support key workers
yesterday 23:23 University donates PPE to frontline COVID-19 workers
yesterday 23:20 Family is split up and 'lose everything' after fire destroys their home
yesterday 23:20 Family is split up and 'lose everything' after fire destroys their home
yesterday 22:20 University and health trusts collaborating to accelerate genomic testing
yesterday 22:17 Boris Johnson admitted to hospital with coronavirus
2020-04-05 23:14 Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Devon rises to more than 300
2020-04-05 23:14 Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Devon rises to more than 300
2020-04-05 23:14 Two more people die of Coronavirus in Devon
2020-04-05 23:14 Two more people die of Coronavirus in Devon
2020-04-05 23:14 All of the 110 major transport improvements planned for Devon by 2030
2020-04-05 23:14 Lifeboat warning after 'non-essential' catamaran sailors rescued
2020-04-05 23:14 Lifeboat warning after 'non-essential' catamaran sailors rescued
2020-04-05 23:14 Uninsured driver's vehicle seized in Newton Abbot after trying to buy kebab
2020-04-05 23:14 Uninsured driver's vehicle seized in Newton Abbot after trying to buy kebab
2020-04-05 23:14 Coronavirus updates - Queen to urge the UK to show strength
2020-04-05 23:14 Travellers arrive at popular Exeter park over weekend
2020-04-05 23:14 Travellers arrive at popular Exeter park over weekend
2020-04-05 23:14 Recreational water sports lovers told they may be fined during lockdown
2020-04-05 23:14 Recreational water sports lovers told they may be fined during lockdown
2020-04-05 23:14 Person arrested for driving under the influence of cocaine on M5 in Devon
2020-04-05 23:14 Person arrested for driving under the influence of cocaine on M5 in Devon
2020-04-05 23:14 Coronavirus UK death toll has jumped by 708 in past 24 hours
2020-04-05 23:14 Coronavirus UK death toll has jumped by 708 in past 24 hours
2020-04-05 23:14 Police seize car as drivers ignore 'stay at home' warning
2020-04-05 23:14 Police seize car as drivers ignore 'stay at home' warning
2020-04-05 23:14 Prominent Devon food and drink businesses speak of struggles they're facing
2020-04-05 23:14 Prominent Devon food and drink businesses speak of struggles they're facing
2020-04-05 23:14 Queen to pay tribute to medics during special coronavirus message
2020-04-05 23:14 Queen to pay tribute to medics during special coronavirus message
2020-04-05 23:14 Torbay Council announces extra £150 payout during coronavirus pandemic
2020-04-05 23:14 Torbay Council announces extra £150 payout during coronavirus pandemic
2020-04-05 23:14 Longleat owner Lord Bath dies after testing positive for coronavirus
2020-04-05 23:14 Longleat owner Lord Bath dies after testing positive for coronavirus
2020-04-05 23:14 Queen coronavirus speech: Live updates as Her Majesty addresses the nation
2020-04-05 23:14 The only Devon pub that is still open and pouring pints during lockdown
2020-04-05 23:14 The only Devon pub that is still open and pouring pints during lockdown
2020-04-05 23:14 Tragic tale of Devon's rare white robin and why she cannot find a mate
2020-04-05 23:14 Tragic tale of Devon's rare white robin and why she cannot find a mate
2020-04-05 23:14 The lethal stretch of Devon water that has claimed hundreds of lives
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today 22:32 Raab says government will continue as PM moved to intensive care
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today 22:20 Well-wishes flood in for Boris Johnson after Prime Minister taken to intensive care
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today 22:17 Coronavirus: Johnson's COVID-19 timeline and how the PM's condition worsened
today 22:17 Coronavirus: 'Government business will continue' - Dominic Raab The Foreign Secretary, who will "deputise where necessary", said the PM is in "safe hands" after he was moved to intensive care.
today 22:17 Coronavirus: Why is Boris Johnson in intensive care and what treatment will he get? A microbiologist has said it is likely the prime minister will be receiving oxygen to help his breathing.
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today 22:17 Rishi Sunak says Boris will come out ‘even stronger’ as he leads well-wishers
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today 22:17 Revealed: The Queen's most unusual souvenir which weighed a shocking 589kg - what is it?
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today 22:17 Meghan Markle 'never really felt welcomed' by Royal Family - Expert's shock claim
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today 22:17 Queen issues statement as Boris Johnson moved into intensive care battling coronavirus
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yesterday 21:29 PM Johnson in intensive care after COVID-19 worsens
yesterday 21:29 Text: PM Johnson moved to intensive care
yesterday 21:29 PM Johnson moved to intensive care as COVID-19 symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:26 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition 'worsened'
yesterday 21:23 Boris Johnson taken into intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: England manager Gareth Southgate takes 30% pay cut The England manager, who has a reported salary of £3m a year, is one of the Football Association's highest earners.
yesterday 21:14 Ex-detective spared jail for exploiting women because he needs to care for son during virus lockdown The defendant had previously admitted inappropriate contact with four vulnerable women.
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: Stranger coughing in blind woman's face is being treated as hate crime Wiltshire Police says the victim was walking with her guide dog when she was coughed at by someone nearby.
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens The PM's health deteriorates but he remains conscious and has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for him.
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