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  1. Top 10 starfish factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | North Devon Gazette

    Warmer weather in North Devon for September means there is still time to catch a glimpse of starfish on the beach. Did you know a starfish can re-grow its own arms and some species can grow up to 80cm across? If you're visiting North Devon's beaches, there is still time to catch a sighting of starfish even now the summer holidays are over.

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  2. Busy lifeguards clock 614 incidents since MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | North Devon Gazette

    North Devon's lifeguards have been kept busy this summer, having already responded to more incidents than last year with two months of the season still to go.

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  3. Woman and boy rescued from Woolacombe surf still in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | This Is North Devon

    Both were taken to North Devon District Hospital but the nine-year-old boy was later taken to Bristol Royal Hospital for Children.

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  4. Woman and boy 'seriously ill' in hospital after being rescued from seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    A nine-year-old boy and a woman in her late forties and are "seriously ill" in hospital after having to be rescued from the sea.

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  5. Sea rescue pair seriously illRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Streatham Guardian

    The pair were taken from the water at Woolacombe Beach in north Devon amid 'heavy' surf conditions in the region Police said they were called after a report of the pair being taken from the water at Woolacombe Beach in north Devon amid "heavy" surf conditions in the region.

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  6. The Top 10 activity holidays - the perfect getaways for adrenaline junkiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    The Commonwealth Games have been and gone and summer's nearly over - but it's not too late for a bit of adventure as you catch the last of the rays Preseli Venture's five-day itinerary includes two half days coasteering , a day sea-kayaking, a morning surfing, an afternoon kite-boarding and a 90-minute horse ride.

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  7. A home away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    There are certain things that are essential for me when I go on holiday. The location needs to be in a beautiful area with good walking opportunities; the surrounding areas must be accessible by public transportation; and it must be affordable.

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  8. Beach bans result in rise of the 'flabrador'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Western morning News

    A ban on dogs on some local beaches has resulted in a rise in canine obesity, according to a new television programme Another summer, another dog ban imposed on beaches and other open spaces, another overweight dog and another TV series focussing on the health of the nation's pets The beach-ban versus doggie-freedom row is one of the nation's most ... (more)

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  9. Man, 59, arrested for arson after Ilfracombe laundry blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | North Devon Gazette

    A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of arson after fire fighters were called out to Mullacott Cross Industrial Estate early yesterday morning.

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  10. Fire at Mullacott Cross Industrial Estate, Ilfracombe, is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | This Is North Devon

    A FIRE raged this morning at an industrial estate in Ilfracombe in what police have described as a "substantial fire" which could yet turn out to be arson.

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  11. Council's cash backing for Mr Heard's summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | This is The West Country

    Phillip Heard was handed A 500 as part of the Bridgwater Town Council Ward Grant by Fairfax Ward councillors Graham Granter, Alex Glassford and Pat Morley.

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  12. Glasgow suffers a drenching ahead of Commonwealth Games closing ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Daily Mail

    This was the scene yesterday at Woolacombe, a spot proving more popular than ever with day-trippers and holidaymakers on the first weekend of August.

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  13. UK Weather: A surfers paradise down south and the north joins the party on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    The north-south divide to Britain's weather should end tomorrow with the Met Office predicting a drier and sunnier day for all The sea is filled with a colourful armada of bodyboarders and surfers off Woolacombe in north Devon today as the region basks in sunshine.

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  14. Businesses support stranded Woolacombe caravannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | North Devon Gazette

    Ian Blake at Bay Spas Hot Tubs on Mullacott estate took this picture of caravan owners waiting for the road to reopen.

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  15. Is the sun setting on a hot summer? Warmest July in a decade to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Is the sun setting on a hot summer? Warmest July in a decade to be replaced with showers in August The rain is then expected to remain for the rest of the month as the hottest July since 2003 comes to an end It has been the hottest July in more than 10 years, with England basking in temperatures in excess of 30C.

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  16. Photo highlights of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Beaver Countian

    This article titled "Photo highlights of the day" was written by Matt Fidler, for theguardian.com on Tuesday 29th July 2014 12.59 UTC A man sleeps as he relaxes in sunny weather at Woolacombe, North Devon, as the hot weather continues across the UK.

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  17. Two injured and traffic gridlocked by Woolacombe crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | North Devon Gazette

    A two-vehicle collision on Saturday morning has led to traffic chaos around Woolacombe, with 400 caravans parked up waiting to enter the village and start their holiday.

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  18. Off duty lifeguard rescues family at CroydeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | North Devon Gazette

    New RNLI recruit Beau Bromham carries out his first major rescue after a woman and two children become stuck in a rip current.

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  19. Dan finishes marathon week for diabetes charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | North Devon Gazette

    A COMBE Martin heating engineer has raised more than A 3,000 for Diabetes UK by running seven off-road marathons in seven days.

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  20. North Devon's first surfers tell their storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | North Devon Gazette

    The original gang of some of North Devon's first surfers - Bill Gliddon, Bob Powers, Paul Latham, Pete Sandy, Alan Kift, Steve Latham and Ozzie Gammon.

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