Honiton, England Newswire

Honiton, England Newswire

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

    6 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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  2. East Budleigh deserve more from pre-season game with WoodburyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Exmouth Journal

    East Budleligh warmed for the new football season with a friendly fixture against near neighbours Woodbury who are now managed by former East Budleigh manager Spencer West, writes Mark Auton. After 90 minutes of pre-season action a late goal from former Budleigh player Dave Radford denied Budleigh a share of the spoils their first half display warranted.

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  3. Brown boys see of table-toppers to boost Whimple title prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Midweek Herald

    Neil and Matt Brown claimed seven wickets between them as Whimple defeated Halberton and Sampford Peverell by 93 runs in a top-of-the-table D Division East meeting. Whimple were asked to bat first to the Halberton track and were given a 57 run start by Dave Culshaw and Mike Searle .

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  4. Axminster bowl to success against North TawtonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Midweek Herald

    Axminster bowlers had another week of mixed fortunes with victory and defeat across the various matches played, writes David Harris. The men's Over-60s team continued their recent much-improved form with an excellent win and a tie in the Devon League.

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  5. Young people challenge themselves in SnowdoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Midweek Herald

    East Devon's Alex Gibson and Mark Gerry took seven youngsters to the park to take part in team building challenges. Two community development workers from East Devon District Council took a group of seven young people from the council's Honiton SWITCH club to Snowdonia National Park.

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  6. Sidmouth Town Band to stage Last Night of PromsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Exmouth Herald

    Sidmouth Town Band will be holding its 10th annual Last Night of the Proms concert in Connaught Gardens tomorrow . This concert is different from the others that the band performs during the year - with all of the pomp and ceremony that you would expect from the Last Night of the Proms, writes Martin Cordy .

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  7. Creation Station comes to SidmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Sidmouth Herald

    An award-winning franchise is bringing arts and crafts for youngsters aged from five months to five years to Sidmouth for the autumn term. The Creation Station recently beat 5,000 other businesses to make it through to the finals of VOOM 2016, a business competition run by Virgin Media Business.

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  8. Triumphant trophy win for Honiton quartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Midweek Herald

    The Honiton team with the Pomeroy Trophy they won at Madeira together with Mary Ann Dowrick from the host club Honiton bowlers Yvonne Williams, Carol Armitage, Heather Chambers and Rita Barwick have won the coveted Madeira Pomeroy Trophy for the second year running, writes Julie Grant. Some success also came last week in the friendly games.

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  9. Swooping Swallows by Cathy King,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Exmouth Herald

    As in previous years, Thelma Hulbert Gallery curator Angela Blackwell has spent the summer months trawling the rich seam of creative designer-makers from the South West, drawing together a broad range of local artisans of supreme quality for the annual THG 'Present Makers' pre-Christmas selling exhibition at The Thelma Hulbert Gallery in Honiton. Present Makers 2012 provides the perfect opportunity to browse for refreshingly different gifts in the comfortable surroundings of Thelma's former home, a grade II listed Georgian villa in a leafy corner of Honiton.

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  10. Passenger heard coach driver shout 'I've lost the brakes' before fatal crash, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Midweek Herald

    Martin Chun denies charges relating to accident which claimed the lives of Margaret Luxton, of Exmouth, and Carol Muldoon, of Newton Poppleford. A driver accused of causing the deaths of two passengers on a coach trip from Exmouth shouted that his brakes had failed shortly before the collision, a court has heard.

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  11. MPs on tour2k16: Where your politician is off on holiday 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | This Is Exeter

    With more than six weeks off, we caught up with your local MP to see how they were spending their break. Exeter MP Ben Bradshaw said due to campaigning commitments promoting Owen Smith's Labour leadership campaign, his break was not as chilled out as he would like.

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  12. Students excel in A level examsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Midweek Herald

    Seaton twins Rory and Marianna Dyer who both achieved four A* A levels at Colyton Grammar School. Picture: CHRIS CARSON Axe Valley Community College students with their A level results Jess Evans, from Seaton, Milly Chaplyn, Seaton and Jade Bridge, Colyton.

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  13. Ottery bowler Shirley Fewtrell part of Marldon Open 4s winning teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Sidmouth Herald

    Shirley Fewtrell with the Marldon Open 4s Trophy. Also in the picture are Roger Woodland together with Chris and Ray McDonald The week began with a visit to Exonia for a friendly, but the home team proved too strong on the day, winning all four rinks to secure a 101-43 overall success.

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  14. Madeira all set for a big weekend of finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Exmouth Journal

    The line-up for the Madeira Bowls Club finals to be played this weekend is now complete and all those who have stayed the course will be hoping the weather holds, writes Jenny Smith. Angela Fish is in two singles finals, playing Christine Macaulay in the two-wood and Sandra Mott in the Handicap.

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  15. Records tumble at Honiton Lions Club's duck race dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Midweek Herald

    Siblings Suzi and George Eyley with the 2,500 ducks in the Honiton Lions' Duck Race in Weston on Sunday. Ref mhh 33-16SH 5780.

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  16. Honiton Rugby Club festival gets strong supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Midweek Herald

    Honiton RFC ladies were raising funds on Saturday. The team are gearing up for their first full season and face North Petherton on Sunday August 28 Ref mhsp 33-16SH 5583.

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  17. Honiton's A1 Print and Stitch owners to skydive for FreewheelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Midweek Herald

    Shelley Roe-Lavery and Karen Bralsford of A1 Design and Stitch prepare for their fundraising sky dive. Ref mhh 32-16AW 3705.

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  18. Walkers guaranteed a spiffing time at jauntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Midweek Herald

    Tally ho! The utterly splendid Devon countryside around Deer Park is soon to be open to one and all for this year's Jolly Good Jaunt. In addition to being a fun and enjoyable way to raise much-needed funds for local charity Hospiscare, the jaunt also offers the perfect opportunity to experience the beauty and wonder of Deer Park.

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  19. Crowds flock to Lymebourne and Arcot Park community fun day at SidmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Midweek Herald

    Some of the entrants of the dog show at Lymebourne Community centre's family fun day. Ref shs 31-16TI 5804.

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  20. Lyme lifeboat called to major cliff fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Midweek Herald

    Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat was on a training exercise last night when it received two emergency calls within a few minutes. The first call was to a broken down fishing boat off Beer, but before the lifeboat crew reached it coastguards asked them to divert following reports of a major cliff fall at West Bay.

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