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  1. Bishop welcomes new rector to Northam, Westward Ho! and NorthamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | North Devon Gazette

    The Bishop of Exeter, The Right Reverend Robert Atwell, formally licensed Mr Arnold in front of a packed church on March 12. Mr Arnold, who was formerly at Saint Andrew's Church, Ombersley in Worcestershire, is to be the new rector and mission team leader for the parishes of Northam, Westward Ho! and Appledore. Mr Arnold fills the position left vacant in April last year, by the retirement of The Reverend Canon Dr Ian Lovett.

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  2. Football League: Ilfracombe Town seize advantage in race for promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | North Devon Gazette

    Joe Seldon gave the visitors the lead before Cassian Blackmore nodded in after the break. Callum Norman turned in the third.

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  3. Football League: Ilfracombe show the Wright stuff at TorridgesideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    Dan Wright scored four for Ilfracombe Town Reserves , who maintained their 100 per cent win ratio with a 7-2 win at Torridgeside Reserves on Saturday. Tom Hannah, Mark Gilfillan and Nick Coupland were also on target for the Bluebirds, who have won 12 from 12 this season in the North Devon Gazette Senior Division.

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  4. Bideford sports hub plans for cattle market siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    Could former cattle market site in Bideford become part of a brand new 1.36million sports hub for the town? Bideford could gain a brand new sports hub in the next five years, which would include the demolition of the former cattle market. The ideas were put forward in a report to Torridge District Council's community and resources committee on Monday by Steve Hearse, strategic manager for resources.

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  5. Football League: Huge wins for Park United and Boca SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    A huge win for Park United moved them up to third in the North Devon Gazette Football League Premier on Saturday. They move into third on goal difference after Braunton and Shamwickshire Rovers were forced to share the points in their fixture Dan Roberts' header from a free-kick looked to have been enough for three points for Braunton, until a late equaliser pegged them back.

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  6. Football League: Ilfracombe Town and Braunton close gap at the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    Cortt Hewitt made it 2-0, and after Bideford pulled one back from the penalty spot, Simon Townsend scored three goals for a hat-trick. Shamwickshire Rovers are a point away from Park with two games in hand after their 3-0 win at Shebbear.

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  7. Man treated for smoke inhalation after fire at Lenwood... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | This Is North Devon

    A MAN had to be treated for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out at North Devon country club last night. Two fire crews from Bideford were sent to Lenwood Country Club on Lenwood Road, between Bideford and Northam, after a fire was reported at around 6pm.

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  8. Plans for 199 new homes in Northam withdrawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    The proposals were submitted to Torridge District Council in November for the green land bordering Appledore and Northam off Wooda Road. "The existing access to the site on Wooda Road is not suitable for access to any amount of residential development, being an extremely steep 1:8 gradient according to the submitted plans," he said.

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  9. Exmouth Harrier Hatchard runs well at Westward HoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Exmouth Journal

    The course was set out on Northam Burrows, completely flat over soggy grass except for several muddy ditches on each lap to negotiate, at the head of the field in a single stride, at the rear by jumping in and out. Around 100 men ran five-and-a-half laps to make up 8.5km while about 80 women did three-and-a half for 5.6km.

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  10. Football League: Boca Seniors end Braunton's winning runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    The two goalscorers combined after the break for Boca's third, with Sandle getting on the end of Jenkins' squared ball and finding the net. He completed his hat-trick before Jenkins got his second of the game, to cap off an important win for Boca.

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  11. 'We won't toe the party line' MPs tell North Devon health campaignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    As hundreds turn out at health campaign meetings, Both North Devon and Torridge's MPs have said they will fight for local NHS services and won't follow the party line Both North Devon and Torridge MPs have refuted claims of 'toeing the party line' and said they are fighting to protect local health services. North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones said his position was clear and any cuts to services at North Devon District Hospital were 'unacceptable'.

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  12. Wild horses escape burrows and gallop through Northam SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    Residents in Northam had a shock in the early hours of this morning when they saw the peculiar sight as horses broke free from Northam Burrows. Star Cassidy posted in the Bideford Banter Facebook Group at around 2am saying she had seen the 'most peculiar thing this 2017'.

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    Dec 31, 2016 | This Is North Devon

    The New Year is a great time to get out and about, blowing out those Christmas cobwebs and exploring our beautiful region. We are blessed by miles of stunning coastline, taking you from high cliffs, past soft and sandy beaches and through beautiful countryside - all enjoying beautiful views and with the opportunity to see a variety of wildlife.

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  14. Football League: Braunton maintain winning run...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    They beat Shamwickshire Rovers 4-2 at Pollyfield on Saturday to keep up their 100 per cent record in the Premier. Braunton, playing their first league game since October 15, scored through Luke Austen, who scored either side of goals from Ross Jones and a Russell Harrison header to give Rovers their first defeat since August 23. They closed the gap on leaders Boca Seniors to five points after Boca drew 1-1 with third-place Park United.

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  15. North Devon League round-up: Braunton end 2016 with 100% recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | This Is North Devon

    BRAUNTON ended 2016 with their 100% North Devon League record intact after coming through a tough test at Shamwickshire Rovers. Second-placed Boca Seniors dropped points in the race for the title as they were held 1-1 at Park United, in third.

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  16. Housing needs in North Devon and Torridge not being met, says government planning inspectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    More work is needed to ensure North Devon and Torridge has enough land available to satisfy predicted population growth over the next five years. A government planning inspector has asked the councils include a larger 'buffer' of deliverable development sites to safeguard against a possible downturn in the housing market.

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  17. Football League: Handful of games, but plenty of goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    Heavy rain through Friday night and into Saturday meant a reduced fixture list across the North Devon Gazette Football League. Joshua Stoneman and Luke Turner netted for Molton, with Lee Holding and Sam Lathwell replying for Fremmy to move them up to seventh.

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  18. Plans to build holiday units at Knapp House in NorthamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    The consultation event from 10am-midday at Knapp House will show off plans for a development of 'holiday units' on the land. The proposals, which included 300 homes, a care home, shops and cafe, had received strong opposition and were refused by the council in 2013.

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  19. County council reveals pothole repair plan for North DevonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    Roads in Barnstaple, Bideford and Torrington named as part of 1.9million resurfacing and patching programme to take place before end of April Devon County Council has announced which roads which will be repaired as part of a A 1.9million pothole repair programme. More than 200 repair schemes will be undertaken on approximately 75 miles of Devon's roads before the end of April.

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  20. New hand at the helm of Northam youth clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    Wide range of activities planned for United Community Centre club in Northam with the appointment of a new youth worker Art murals, photography and cycling are on the agenda at the Westward-owned United Community Centre youth club in Northam under new recruit Brian Palmer. Youth worker Brian took over running of the club in October having been in the sector for over 10 years and managed a host of artistic projects.

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