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25/06/2017 01:49 AM
Lewis_Clarke published VIDEO : Veterans parade through Tiverton on Armed Forces Day
Veterans from across Tiverton paraded through the town to mark Armed Forces Day.In the first event of its kind organised by the newly formed Tiverton Veterans' Group, the parade headed from Lowman Green, led by the Exeter Pipes and Drums, and headed to Fore Street where they saluted the mayor of Tiverton, Councillor Wally Burke.Councillor Burke said: "It's a great honour to stand here today to receive our veterans into the town in honour of all those who gave our lives for us through the...

VIDEO : Veterans parade through Tiverton on Armed Forces Day


25/06/2017 12:32 AM
Mid Devon Gazette published Mid Devon hope to boost tourist numbers with Visit Devon...
Tourists could soon be flocking to Mid Devon thanks to a partnership between the Council and Visit Devon.Mid Devon District Council (MDDC) has formed the partnership with Visit Devon to promote Mid Devon and its businesses to visitors both domestic and international. Mid Devon will have a dedicated platform featured on Visit Devon's website which will highlight the attractions, history, heritage, things to do, shopping, food, drink and accommodation. MDDC has secured a free listing for the first...

Mid Devon hope to boost tourist numbers with Visit Devon...


25/06/2017 12:23 AM
Mid Devon Gazette published Get the kettle and cakes ready as Hospiscare Coffee Morning...
It's almost time to put the kettle on once again as the ever popular Hospiscare Coffee Morning makes a return for 2017.Local celebrity Judi Spiers is once again supporting the local charity, joining coffee and cake lovers in Exeter, Mid and East Devon throughout September. Hospiscare Coffee mornings are being held by supporters in their homes and village halls, even in local parks if the weather is fine. Plenty of businesses are also getting involved, with employees bringing cakes to work and...

Get the kettle and cakes ready as Hospiscare Coffee Morning...


25/06/2017 12:14 AM
Lewis_Clarke published VIDEO : Trump, Mexicans and Avatar characters as Year 11 Tiverton...
Donald Trump pulling Mexicans on a chain, Avatar characters and guys in heels were all part of the fun at Tiverton High School's Dress as you Dare Day.The weird and wacky fancy dress event which was held on Friday, June 23, is a chance for year 11 pupils to have fun following the completion of their GCSEs.Headteacher Sammy Crook said: "It's very unique to Tiverton High School, and it's very important as our year 11s see this as one of their aspects of their rite of passage leaving the...

VIDEO : Trump, Mexicans and Avatar characters as Year 11 Tiverton...


25/06/2017 12:10 AM
Lewis_Clarke published Cannabis found as police raid properties across Tiverton
Several properties across Tiverton were raided by police under the Misuse of Drugs Act last week.Witnesses reported searches in properties including those in Westexe and Wilcombe. A police spokesperson commented on a search carried out at around 9am on Thursday, June 22 at Westexe South. "A quantity of cannabis was located," the spokesperson said. "A 45-year-old man from Tiverton was arrested on suspicion of possess with intent to supply a controlled drug of class B- cannabis and...

Cannabis found as police raid properties across Tiverton


24/06/2017 10:57 PM
Lewis_Clarke published VIDEO : Trump, Mexicans and Avatar characters as Year 11 Tiverton...
Donald Trump pulling Mexicans on a chain, Avatar characters and guys in heels were all part of the fun at Tiverton High School's Dress as you Dare Day.The weird and wacky fancy dress event which was held on Friday, June 23, is a chance for year 11 pupils to have fun following the completion of their GCSEs.Headteacher Sammy Crook said: "It's very unique to Tiverton High School, and it's very important as our year 11s see this as one of their aspects of their rite of passage leaving the...

VIDEO : Trump, Mexicans and Avatar characters as Year 11 Tiverton...


24/06/2017 09:25 PM
Alex_Richards published Rapper's Delight as hip-hop legends Sugar Hill Gang head to...
Hip Hop Godfather's Sugar Hill Gang are coming to Exeter this month.The genre pioneers from Englewood, New Jersey, known best for their 1979 hit Rapper's Delight, will be performing at The BierKellar at Exeter Quay.Sugar Hill Gang are recognised as being the first hip-hop group to break mainstream music charts, with Rapper's Delight entering the top 40 on America's Billboard Hot 100.Return to Devon Live home page or read next: Exeter's Chris Martin sparks secret Glasto gig rumoursIt's a coup for...

Rapper's Delight as hip-hop legends Sugar Hill Gang head to...


24/06/2017 09:04 PM
Alex_Richards published Winning National Lottery numbers for Saturday, June 24, 2017
The latest National Lottery draw has been made tonight, with players across the country in the line to become instant millionaires. To guarantee scooping a share of the £21.4 million, players must match all six of the main numbers for the jackpot.Lotto draws are made every Wednesday and Saturday, with players asked to pick six numbers ranging from one to 59.Return to Devon Live home page or read next: Love Island's Jessica Shears shuts down THOSE Mike rumours during Exeter shopping...

Winning National Lottery numbers for Saturday, June 24, 2017


24/06/2017 08:42 PM
Alex_Richards published Major crash shuts A377 near Exeter for five hours as man...
A major route into Exeter was shut for five hours this afternoon, as police crash scene investigators set to work following a serious crash between a motorcycle and a car.Emergency services, including a Devon Air Ambulance helicopter, were called at 3.20pm to Langford Road, Newton St Cyres, on the A377.Return to Devon Live home page or read next: Devon school warns parents over new social media 'Snap Map' featureAccording to an eyewitness, a black Yamaha motorcycle and a silver car were involved...

Major crash shuts A377 near Exeter for five hours as man...


24/06/2017 08:00 PM
TRenowden published The Must Do 24.06.17 : Devon and Cornwall events worth adding to...
Our pick of the most interesting and exciting things to see and do in the South WestThe tragedy of Hamlet The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is set to bring its acclaimed production of Hamlet to Plymouth next year. Directed by Simon Godwin, the production will see RSC Associate Artist Paapa Essiedu reprise his award-winning performance in the title role as one of Shakespeare's most famous tragic heroes. "As Hamlet, Paapa is intelligent, youthful and charismatic, with a contemporary...

The Must Do 24.06.17 : Devon and Cornwall events worth adding to...


24/06/2017 07:50 PM
Shot_By_Rob published SHOTBYROB: Soho Bar, Friday 23 June
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SHOTBYROB: Soho Bar, Friday 23 June


24/06/2017 07:46 PM
Shot_By_Rob published SHOTBYROB: Apple & Parrot, Friday 23 June
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SHOTBYROB: Apple & Parrot, Friday 23 June


24/06/2017 07:44 PM
Shot_By_Rob published SHOTBYROB: Yates, Friday 23 June
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SHOTBYROB: Yates, Friday 23 June


24/06/2017 07:41 PM
Shot_By_Rob published SHOTBYROB: Revolution, Friday 23 June
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SHOTBYROB: Revolution, Friday 23 June


24/06/2017 07:39 PM
Shot_By_Rob published SHOTBYROB: Rock Garden, Friday 23 June
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SHOTBYROB: Rock Garden, Friday 23 June


24/06/2017 06:55 PM
Alex_Richards published Respected Devon environmentalist and columnist Trevor Beer has...
Trevor Beer, who wrote the Western Morning News' nature columns for a quarter of a century, died suddenly on Thursday.Trevor's accolades – including his 2002 MBE – would fill an entire page, but his many achievements in supporting flora and fauna would also require a book to describe in full.Indeed, the well-known son of North Devon wrote nature books as well as guides illustrated with his own detailed line drawings.Return to Devon Live home page or read next: Air Ambulance called to...

Respected Devon environmentalist and columnist Trevor Beer has...


24/06/2017 06:20 PM
Alex_Richards published Love Island's Jessica Shears shuts down THOSE Mike rumours during...
Reality star Jessica Shears has just denied rumours she slept with a fellow Love Island contestant hours after getting the boot from the show. The Kingsteignton glamour model, 23, put a lid on gossip she slept with Mike Thalassitis - despite being partnered up with Dominic Lever - when asked by an Exeter student in Princesshay Shopping centre. Shears visited Exeter this afternoon with friends for an "after sun shopping trip" according to a post on her official Instagram...

Love Island's Jessica Shears shuts down THOSE Mike rumours during...


24/06/2017 05:35 PM
Alex_Richards published Exeter's Chris Martin sparks secret Glasto gig rumours
Exeter's Chris Martin has sparked inevitable Glastonbury performance rumours after his arrival in the Westcountry - and alleged sighting at the music festival. The Coldplay front man arrived in Sherborne by helicopter yesterday, at the town's football ground, to visit the boarding school he attended as a child. Just casually bumped into Chris Martin at Glastonbury pic.twitter.com/xCYXrRwO0b— Ben North (@bennorth1) June 24, 2017 Martin, born in Whitestone, four miles west of...

Exeter's Chris Martin sparks secret Glasto gig rumours


24/06/2017 04:47 PM
Alex_Richards commented Exeter Naked Bike Ride stuns city centre shoppers - the event in...
Shoppers were left gobsmacked this afternoon, after a procession of nude cyclists took to Exeter streets.Today's Naked Bike Ride was the sixth in Exeter in six years, and part of a series of similar events held across the UK, and around the world.Return to Devon Live home page or read next: Bid to reopen popular Devon swimming poolSome of today's riders wore an assortment of headgear, but all had one thing in common - their lack of underpants.The event began and finished at Trews Weir...

Exeter Naked Bike Ride stuns city centre shoppers - the event in...


24/06/2017 04:17 PM
NicoleTW published Roadworks you need to be aware of in Devon
If you are heading out and about next week then you should be aware of several planned roadworks in the area. The following roadworks have been planned across Devon and Cornwall for week commencing Monday, June 26. Highways England will be working in these places next week. Devon A30 between Alphington and Fingle Glen, west of Exeter: bridge work Westbound and eastbound carriageways will be closed overnight from 8pm on June 29 until 6am on June 30. Diversion will be clearly...

Roadworks you need to be aware of in Devon