About Us

View From Newspapers in East Devon and South Somerset. Incorporating , incorporating Pulman’s Weekly News,  are published by The Sunday Independent Group. The company is based in Liskeard in Cornwall and Lyme Regis in Dorset.

The Sunday Independent, owned by West Country businessman Peter Masters,  has been publishing for more than 200 years and circulates throughout the West Country, from Bristol to Penzance, providing in-depth coverage of all sports together with news and features.

Pulman’s Weekly News was founded in 1857 and is one of Devon’s oldest newspapers. The View From free publications, based in Lyme Regis,  were launched in 2004 by veteran journalist Philip Evans. Experienced production journalist Tim Dixon is Editorial Director for both publishing operations.

View From distributes more than 35,000 copies weekly in East Devon, West Dorset and South Somerset.

The titles published are:

Pulman’s Weekly News & View from Axminster
Pulman’s View from Seaton & Colyton
Pulman’s View from Honiton & Ottery

Pulman’s View from South Somerset

View from Bridport & Beaminster
View from Lyme Regis
View from Dorchester
View from Weymouth & Portland

The Lyme Regis Experience
The Seaton Experience
The West Bay & Bridport Experience

The Axminster Experience

The company also operates two websites:


The company also acts as an editing and pre-press production hub for other publishers and offers full design, marketing & PR and digital services through its subsidiary, Etchd Creative

The Sunday Independent and View from Newspapers is represented in London by MediaForce who handle all enquiries concerning national advertising in our titles and on our websites. They can be contacted at 1 Gunpowder Square, London EC4A 3EP (Tel: 020 7583 2100).

Please click here to see our staff for contact numbers and email addresses.