Thursday, July 20, 2017

Ottery St Mary

Boost for your favourite local papers in Devon, Dorset and Somerset

New owner sees View From titles join Independent THE future of local newspapers in the West Country received a massive boost this week when the...

Brother and sister team hope to revolutionise the way Devon recycles

A BROTHER and sister duo are hoping to revolutionise the way recycling in the household takes place. Luke and Sophie McLachlan (pictured above) feel that...

Otter Valley rotary club make Grenfell Tower donation.

THE Rotary Club of Otter Valley recently held collections across the area to raise money for the Grenfell Disaster Fund. The collections took place at...

LED unveil new pitch at Ottery Leisure Centre

LED has spent the last eight weeks upgrading the synthetic pitch at Ottery Leisure Centre, which is now open for use. The pitch improvement was...

Ottery theatre group to stage three plays in one night as fundraiser

OTTERY Community Theatre will present a ‘Three-In-One’ evening to help raise money for Devon Freewheelers. The theatre group will present an outstanding collection of three...

NEW Devon CCG and the Success Regime are both set to lose prominent members...

THE Northern, Eastern and Western Devon Clinical Commissioning Group and the Success Regime are both set to lose high ranking members of their teams. Chief Executive of...

In Bloom volunteers get planting in Ottery St Mary

OTTERY In Bloom has planted more than 500 plants across the town this month.     Ottery In Bloom were assisted in their endeavours by the Ottery...

Weather stays fine for fifth Food and Families Festival in Ottery St Mary

THE fifth Ottery Food and Families Festival was a resounding success as visitors and residents enjoyed delicious eats and entertainment at the annual event. Ottery...

Devon and Cornwall Deputy Chief Constable responds to Hernandez radio interview

DEPUTY Chief Constable of Devon and Cornwall Police Paul Netherton has responded to comments made by Alison Hernandez on BBC radio Cornwall, where it...

Tories maintain grip on East Devon

THE Conservatives have held onto their seats in East Devon as both Neil Parish (Tiverton and Honiton) and Sir Hugo Swire (East Devon), were...

Alex to cycle more than 3,000 miles across America

Seaton resident and former Axe Valley Academy student Alex Hunt (22) will play a crucial support role when a Help for Heroes team of...

New nets at Honiton Cricket Club

Honiton Cricket Club have officially opened their new nets with the help of former England international and Somerset legend Andy Caddick. Andy was welcomed to...

East Devon candidates complain after campaign posters vandalised

THE two main competitors in the race for the East Devon seat in the upcoming General Election have complained that they have had posters...

Councillor to run for parliament to highlight Genette Tate case

A GENERAL election candidate hoping to be elected in East Devon has said that the reason he is standing for parliament is related to...

Andrew Moulding is new EDDC chairman

A SENIOR councillor, with decades of experience in local government, has been elected as the new chairman of East Devon District Council (EDDC). Cllr Andrew Moulding...

Expanded recycling service rolls out

MORE than 50,000 households in East Devon are just a few weeks away from being able to recycle more items than ever before when a...

Mayor’s Column – Ottery St Mary

East Devon's longest serving mayor Glyn Dobson's first column with Pulman's View from Newspapers: HAVING first been elected as Mayor for Ottery St Mary in...

Official launch of the Ottery St Mary Food & Families Festival

THE 2017 Ottery St Mary Food & Families Festival has been officially launched with an event at Tickety-Boo in the town centre. Festival organisers, sponsors...

No charges to be brought against MP and PCC

DEVON and Cornwall Police and Crime Commissioner Alison Hernandez and Yeovil MP Marcus Fysh have both been cleared by the Crown Prosecution Service, following...

Households ‘bombarded’ with council info packs

EAST Devon District Council has apologized for any inconvenience caused after almost 3,000 households were ‘bombarded’ with recycling information. The council is about to introduce major...

Initiative to boost food waste recycling in East Devon

MORE than 2,000 pledges to recycle food waste have been made by Devon residents. Last month Devon residents were given the chance to win a composting...

General election candidates confirmed

NOMINATIONS for next month’s general election closed last Thursday, with candidates across the area now confirmed. After their poor showing in the recent county council elections...

Death Cafés bid to banish taboo

ACTION East Devon wants to stop the taboo of talking about death by organising Death Café Conversations across the area, plus sessions to help people...

‘Stellar’ photos in Ottery St Mary library competition

THE winner of the first ever FoneSnap Competition run by the Friends of Ottery Library has been announced. Robert Rowe won the competition narrowly beating...

Ottery’s Claire Wright to run for Parliament

CLAIRE Wright has launched her latest bid to become East Devon’s first independent MP, telling supporters she is the only candidate who can win...

County Council election results in Honiton and Ottery St Mary

RESIDENTS in Honiton and Ottery St Mary went to the polls last week to elect their county councillors for the next four years. Conservative Phil...
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Recorded crime up in Devon and Cornwall

THERE has been a 10.6 per cent rise in recorded crime in Devon and Cornwall, according to recently published statistics. Released on April 27th, the statistics...

Local MPs demand fairer funding for Devon schools

A GROUP of Devon MPs – including Sir Hugo Swire and Neil Parish – have written to the Prime Minister, asking her to “unequivocally” recommit...

Honiton man with links to Axminster and Ottery St Mary sought by police

POLICE are seeking to trace 25-year-old Honiton man Josh Richards. A police spokesperson said: “Officers believe he may be able to provide some information that could help...

Council information on recycling changes

KEY information about improvements to East Devon District Council’s (EDDC) household recycling and waste collection service is in the post. Cardboard, plastics, cartons and small electrical...
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