Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Honiton

Honiton theatre group boost for three local charities

HONITON Community Theatre Company presented three local charities with generous donations following collections from their latest productions. ‘Private Peaceful’, which was staged last November, and...

Honiton runner inspired deaf students for Escot Mud Run

A DEAF student careworker from Honiton challenged students from Exeter Deaf Academy to test their grit determination and physical endurance by training them for...

Campaigners try to raise £75,000 for judicial review into Honiton Hospital bed closures

A FUNDRAISING campaign has been launched in Honiton to pay for a judicial review into the NEW Devon CCG’s decision to remove inpatient beds...

MPs in Devon pay tribute to emergency services and victims after Westminster terror attacks

SIR Hugo Swire and Neil Parish Have both paid tribute to the emergency services and victims following yesterday's (March 22nd) terror attacks outside of...

New photography exhibition open at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery in Honiton

A NEW exhibition – ‘Beyond the Lens’ – featuring the work of internationally renowned photographer, the late Roger Mayne has just opened at the...

Builders give boost to Devon Freewheelers charity

HONITON based charity Devon Freewheelers will be able to carry on providing vital support and lifesaving work thanks to donations from house builder, Redrow...

Honiton College principal: ‘Government is destroying our children’s future’

HONITON Community College’s principal is calling on parents and residents to sign a petition against further cuts to the school’s budget. Glenn Smith says the...

Police appeal after serious collision with fuel tanker in Honiton

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a collision involving a fuel tanker near Honiton. At around 7:15am on Sunday, March 19th, a serious collision took...

Colyford hall packed for Seaton Hospital bed closure protest meeting

COLYFORD Memorial Hall was packed for East Devon Alliance's (EDA) public meeting today (Saturday) to fight...

Warning over council tax scam

RESIDENTS across South Somerset and East Devon are being warned to be wary of Council Tax scams that may be prevalent in the next few...

EDDC plans for housing company

EAST Devon District Council is looking to set-up its own local housing company to play a more significant role in the local housing market and...

MP welcomes social care boost

EAST Devon MP, Sir Hugo Swire, has welcomed the Government’s decision to plough billions of pounds extra into the social care system saying it will...

Hospital beds: Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee question decision

DEVON County Council’s Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee has asked NEW Devon Clinical Commissioning Group to come back with assurances regarding the CCG’s decision...

SOHS chairman: beds battle not lost

THE chairman of the Save our Hospital Services, Honiton Steering Group, Gillian Pritchett says ‘they haven’t lost the battle’ after the CCG agreed to remove...

Local solicitors named best law firm in the area

BEVISS & Beckingsale has been named Law Firm of the Year (one to ten partners) at the Devon & Somerset Law Society Legal Awards. The winners...

Big local support for NHS rally in London

EAST Devon was well represented at the recent rally in London, calling on the Government to stop the privatisation of the NHS. Coachloads of residents travelled...

Freemasons’ boost to Honiton hospice in their 300th anniversary year

THIS year sees the Freemasons celebrate their 300th anniversary and, as part of their annual support of hospices throughout the country, the Assistant Provincial...

Honiton students asked to sign up with NCS

THE National Citizen Service hosted an assembly last week for Year 11 and 12 students at Honiton Community College inviting them to take part...

New initiative to help Honiton railway station look its best

THE Mayor of Honiton Councillor Caroline Kolek and East Devon District Councillor Jenny Brown have started an initiative to get Honiton train station looking its...

Darrant, Jones and Sheridan-Shaw elected to town council

TERRY Darrant, Michael Jones and Duncan Sheridan-Shaw have all been elected to serve on Honiton Town Council following the results of the by-election. Cllr Jones...

Mayor of Honiton: Show me the money

THE Mayor of Honiton, Councillor Caroline Kolek, will write to the CCG demanding the money she donated to Honiton Hospital be returned, so it may...

Council wants to reduce food waste

DEVON County Council has joined forces with local and regional authorities across six other European countries on a new four-year research project, aimed at reducing...

CCG remove more hospital beds in East Devon

HOSPITAL beds in Seaton and Honiton face the same fate as those that were in Ottery St Mary and Axminster – they’re being removed by...

Otter beer sales raise more than £2,000 for RBL

OTTER Brewery has once again raised more than £2,000 for the Royal British Legion as part of their ongoing annual support for the Poppy...

Honiton Memory café members enjoy African art workshop

MEMBERS of the Honiton Memory Café have enjoyed an African art workshop organised by the Thelma Hulbert Gallery. Ottery-based artist Phil Creek led the workshop...

Stockland writer’s Ethiopian-based novel

A FORMER Stockland resident’s debut novel based on her experiences in Ethiopia is set to hit bookshelves by the end of March. Alice Allan’s first...

Honiton Scouts enjoy trip to the National Marine Aquarium

DURING half-term more than 60 scouts from Devon and Dorset visited the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth to spend the night with the sharks. Honiton...

Former Honiton TIC building back on the market

THE former Honiton Tourist Information centre is back on the market, after the proposed tenant pulled out at the last minute. Estate agents Humberts agreed...

MKM marks six month Honiton anniversary

MKM’s Honiton branch has celebrated its half-year anniversary and launch of its new kitchen and bathroom showroom with a special open evening. The occasion involved...

ReadEasy group in Honiton needs extra help to continue

READEASY Honiton is appealing for volunteers to come foreword to help keep the vital operation going. ReadEasy have sufficient funds and enough coaches to provide...
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