Friday, October 20, 2017

Honiton

Honiton Community College wants to continue its support for youth club home

HONITON Community College have announced that they are currently in discussions with Devon County Council to renew the lease of the community use building...

Honiton mayor says council has turned around after controversial year

THE Mayor of Honiton, Councillor John Zarczynski, has apologised to the people of the town for not being in the public eye as much...

Jolly Good Jaunt returns to Honiton this month

THE Jolly Good Jaunt is set to return to Honiton later this month and once again will give walkers the chance to raise vital...

Autumn programme for popular Sheldon Singers

HONITON'S Sheldon Singers Autumn programme is set to begin this week with a performance of “Handel to Hammerstein" at Sidholme concert hall, in Sidmouth. On...

Birth services at Honiton Hospital remain suspended for another three months

THE temporary suspension of birth services at Honiton Hospital is to be extended due to on-going staff vacancies and long-term sickness absence across the...

The blood bikes riding into Dorset and Somerset

THE Devon Freewheelers - commonly known as the Devon Blood Bikes, who have been operating a lifesaving service in their county since 2009 -...

Honiton charity champion Alan Rowe celebrates half a century of barbering

LOCAL fundraising legend Alan Rowe MBE recently celebrated 50 years of barbering with charity donations to two Honiton based charities. The shop that Alan owns,...

Honiton karate club’s first birthday

DEVON'S fastest growing traditional karate club marked its one year anniversary recently with a special celebration event at the relaunch of Honiton’s LED leisure...

Work gets under way on new East Devon District Council HQ

CONSTRUCTION of East Devon District Council’s new headquarters in Honiton is progressing well with groundwork completed and the building foundations under way. The council is...

New funding formula could boost cash for schools in Honiton and Ottery St Mary

SCHOOLS in Honiton and Ottery St Mary look set to benefit from a new funding formula, but are still cautious about financial pressures in...

Devon and Dorset police forces leading the way with ‘digital’ sniffer dogs

DEVON & Cornwall Police – along with their counterparts from Dorset – are once again leading the way in investing in cutting edge ways...

Honiton Town band looking for new talent

HONITON Band is inviting aspiring brass players to join the band’s training section this autumn. Local community brass band, Honiton Band, set up its training...

Honiton Council has five seats to fill

HONITON Town Council are appealing for residents to come forward and join the authority to help put their turbulent year behind them. The council has...

East Devon District Council leader survives ‘no confidence’ vote

EAST Devon District Council leader Paul Diviani (Con) remains in his role after surviving a vote of no confidence. The motion for a vote of...

Innocent Honiton resident left traumatised after police target wrong man

A HONITON resident says he has been left traumatised after armed police handcuffed him in an apparent case of mistaken identity. On September 6th, armed...

Accident halts traffic between Honiton and Ilminster

A FIVE car pile up on the A30  is causing long delays and motorists are being urged to avoid the area. The incident has taken...

Motion against EDDC leader fails

A motion for a vote of no confidence in East Devon District Council (EDDC) leader Paul Diviani has failed. The motion was heard at an...

New gym for Honiton

WITH investment now secured, it’s full steam ahead for a private members gym being built on Heathpark Industrial Estate in Honiton. Over £300,000 is being...

No beds but Honiton MIU is still open

THE Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust are reminding the residents of Honiton that despite the inpatient beds being removed, the MIU unit...

Police appeal following fatal Honiton crash

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a collision near Honiton that left a 92-year-old man dead. Police were informed at around 2:10pm on Wednesday, September 6th...
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Armed police called to property in Honiton following incident

POLICE attended an address in Honiton, yesterday evening following a call claiming that a person had been shot and wounded at the property. Firearm officers...

Vote of no confidence in EDDC leader proposed

EAST Devon district councillors have tabled a motion for a vote of no confidence in leader of the council Paul Diviani following the closure...

Campaigners for hospital beds in Devon running out of options

SECRETARY of State for Health Jeremy Hunt has no intention to intervene or interfere with the hospital bed closure process in Devon. Campaigners fighting NEW...

Devon County Councillor told to ‘consider her position’

DEVON County Council Health and Adult Care (HAC) Scrutiny Committee chairman Councillor Sara Randall Johnson (Con) has been asked to “immediately consider her position”...

Otter Rotters back out on the streets… but is it a last hurrah?

AFTER months of uncertainty and disappointment, residents across East Devon were delighted to see members of community recycling group Otter Rotters out in force...

Honiton Hospital volunteers say farewell

MEDICAL ward volunteers at Honiton Hospital have said an emotional farewell to their roles as Honiton Hospital’s in-patient beds were closed. Alongside fundraising and running...

Historical weapons to be auctioned in Honiton

A COLLECTION of weapons amassed during a lifetime is to be sold by Chilcotts Auctioneers. The impressive, eclectic collection includes military and non-military weaponry from...

Vegetable show school fundraiser set to return at Awliscombe

LAST year Awliscombe Primary School PTFA brought back the Village Veg & Produce Show to help raise funds for the school. Local villager Rosemary Sprigg...

Former Honiton chapel to become café

THE former Methodist Chapel in New Street, Honiton, is set to become a café, following the granting of a new lease of the premises...

Honiton Lions take on Headway charity in skittles match

HONITON Lions were recently invited to a game of skittles against a team from Exeter based charity Headway Devon, made up of volunteers and...
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