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  1. Hafal Newport helping those with mental health issues achieve goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | South Wales Argus

    The centre on Duckpool Road held an open day on Tuesday to raise awareness about what it has to offer. Rachel Ayriss, a recovery practitioner who has been with the charity for three years, said the open day gained them a new referral.

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  2. Ralph Ferrett (top) and Cllr Sue McDonald have expressed theirRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Plymouth's main Post Office will move from St Andrew's Cross to WHSmith this October, it has been announced. Despite an overwhelming level of protest from union bosses, local councillors and customers, the Post Office confirmed the move will take place this October.

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  3. Animal rights campaigners slam reported extension of badger cullRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bridgwater Mercury

    David Bowles, the RSPCA's head of public affairs, said the cull - an attempt by the Government to eradicate bovine tuberculosis - was not necessary. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs refused to confirm or deny reports from the BBC that the cull would be extended.

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  4. Ta-da! Lawrence of Arabia plaque looking shiny and new againRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Western morning News

    It is part of a city-wide refurbishment programme - and the council says it has drawn up a 'priority list' of plaques to be tackled next. When questioned about the state of some of the city's existing plaques, a council spokesperson said it would "look at suggestions" put forward.

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  5. Hafal Newport helping those with mental health issues achieve goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    The centre on Duckpool Road held an open day on Tuesday to raise awareness about what it has to offer. Rachel Ayriss, a recovery practitioner who has been with the charity for three years, said the open day gained them a new referral.

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  6. Planned A38 closure delayed 24 hours 1Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | This Is South Devon

    It says: "Drivers are advised that resurfacing work planned for the A38 westbound between Splatford Junction, Kennford and Chudleigh Station tonight has been posponed due to wet weather forecast overnight. "A signed diversion will be in place directing drivers on to the A380 to Kingsteignton, then the B3193 to Chudleigh.

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  7. Whitsand Bay may be spared as new dump site identified... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Western morning News

    Dredged silt from the Tamar River around Devonport Dockyard could be dumped out to sea five or six miles from Plymouth breakwater. Two sites south of Plymouth are being considered in an attempt to end the long-running controversy over dumping off Rame Head in South East Cornwall.

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  8. Hundreds of local gamers attended a police safety Pokemon Go event in Devonport ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Western morning News

    Families from far and wide flocked to a Plymouth park to take part in a Pokemon Go safety event - after police were called to deal with trespassing players catching Pokemon in back gardens. Swapping picnics for Pikachus, mums, dads and even grandparents joined their children to take part in a community hunt at Devonport Park today - with some travelling from as far away as Newton Abbot.

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  9. More 'nightmare' closures for Goodleigh Road in BarnstapleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | North Devon Gazette

    The stretch of Goodleigh Road past the Goodleigh Rise development will be closed this autumn for two weeks. Picture: Tony Gussin From October 22 to November 4 the only direct route into town for those in the Goodleigh, Gunn and Bratton Fleming areas will be closed while South West Water lays a new water main for the Goodleigh Rise development.

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  10. Man flown to hospital after trapping arm in potato harvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | North Devon Gazette

    The air ambulance was called out to a farm in Horwood today after a man got his arm trapped in a potato harvester. Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments.

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  11. Questionnaire results reveal your likes and gripes about Sid valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sidmouth Herald

    The first wave of results from a questionnaire for the Sid Valley Neighbourhood Plan were revealed at a Sidmouth Town Council meeting by Tim Salt, an administrator for the plan's steering group. In total, 1,107 people had their say on the plan during a consultation which ran from June 6 - July 25 - a nine per cent response rate.

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  12. Abbey Days music fest in Torquay cancelled by organisersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | This Is South Devon

    THE organisers of the Abbey Days music festival at the Spanish Barn have cancelled the sold-out event 11 days before it was due to go ahead in Torquay. All 500 ticket holders have been promised their money back.Businessman Ashley Sims, one of the organisers who have lost A 8,000, is 'saddened' and blames Torbay Council's recent 'omnishambles' Screen on the Green flop.

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  13. Family inches from death after Devon cliff collapses 1Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Western morning News

    A fossil-hunting family cheated death when tonnes of rocks crashed down on a Devon beach moments after they had been digging away at the cliff. The elderly couple and their two children fled amid a dust cloud where it is believed they had been looking for prehistoric relics.

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  14. James Cracknell calls in at Barnstaple's Air ExtremeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | North Devon Gazette

    Double Olympic gold medallist James Cracknell OBE and his family delighted staff when they dropped in at Barnstaple's Air Extreme. Fresh from Rio, the rowing star was happy to pose for pictures on Monday as he and his wife Beverley Turner with children Croyde, Kiki and Trixie enjoyed an hour at the trampoline park.

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  15. Bumper programme of fun for Sidbury Fair Week is revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sidmouth Herald

    On Wednesday, September 14, Sidbury Fair Day will spring into action from 10am with local produce, a craft fair and street stalls. Visitors will also be able to enjoy an exhibition of Sidbury between the wars and the history of Sidbury Fair in the church.

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  16. Could physical activity be good for alcohol and substance use disorders?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    A team of researchers from Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry and Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, has received funding of A 154,000 from the NIHR Research for Patient Benefit programme, to carry out a systematic review of research to see if and how physical activity and exercise could help those with alcohol and substance use disorders. Alcohol and substance use disorders have health, social and economic consequences for a wide variety of people and organisations - from the individual with the disorder and their family, friends and carers, to employers and public services such as the NHS.

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  17. Driver warning: Section of A38 in South Devon will close... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This Is South Devon

    A signed diversion will be in place directing drivers on to the A380 to Kingsteignton, then the B3193 to Chudleigh. The Belvedere Cross junction entry sliproad will also be closed with a diversion signed via the C19 past Exeter Racecourse to the A380.

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  18. Exmouth RNLI help look for possible missing personRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Exmouth Journal

    Exmouth RNLI has deployed both lifeboats to assist the Coastguard in looking for a possible missing person in the River Exe. Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments.

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  19. Fords plumber Mark reaches final of UK Plumber of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sidmouth Herald

    Mark Wakely, who works for Fords of Sidmouth, has secured one of the five top spots in the UK Plumber of the Year competition. The 24-year-old is the only tradesman from Devon to make the final on Wednesday, August 31, and has thanked the local community for voting him through to the final round.

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  20. Deb Drew, left, with dance teacher Karen Yates at Karen's Summer Cinderella showRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A BRAVE Stourbridge mum continues to defy the odds two years after she nearly drowned trying to rescue a young boy in heavy surf in north Devon. Deb Drew, aged 51, was left fighting for her life after she selflessly attempted to save a nine-year-old boy who got into difficulties at Woolacombe Beach while on holiday in August 2014.

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