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'Urgent need' for more foster carers for teenagers in Devon

Posted: 12.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Devon County Council’s fostering service is launching an urgent appeal to find more foster carers for teenagers. There are currently 821 chil...

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'My Red Thumb Day' highlights dangers of using mobiles while driving

Posted: 12.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Devon’s emergency services are backing a national campaign highlighting the risks of being distracted by mobile devices while driving. Today ...

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Red Arrows to fly over Sidmouth this August

Posted: 12.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



The Red Arrows are coming to Sidmouth for the first time since 2018. The town council has confirmed that the world famous aeronautical display team...

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Survey: would you use an electric car hire scheme in Sidmouth?

Posted: 11.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Potential users of shared electric cars in Sidmouth are being asked to complete a survey to help assess the demand, and likely use, of the service. ...

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Don't fall for ticket scams, say organisers of sold-out Beautiful Days festival

Posted: 11.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Organisers of the Beautiful Days festival are warning people not to fall for scams after tickets for this year's event quickly sold out. ...

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Changes proposed to Sidmouth's public loos as part of district-wide review

Posted: 11.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Changes to Sidmouth’s public toilets are on the cards as part of an East Devon-wide review by the district council. In Sidmouth, the possibil...

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Sidmouth elects three new town councillors

Posted: 11.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Three new town councillors have been elected in Sidmouth. Following the vote last Thursday, Richard Thurlow has been elected to the Salcombe Regis ...

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Re-elected Police and Crime Commissioner promises more officers and reopening of police stations

Posted: 11.05.21 by Daniel Clark, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Alison Hernandez has retained her role as the Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly for the next thre...

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'Go for the flow to keep Covid rates low', says Devon's public health director

Posted: 10.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Devon's Director of Public Health is urging all adults to include regular rapid lateral flow testing for Covid in their weekly routine. Devon...

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Road users urged to be considerate this summer

Posted: 10.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Devon County Council is reminding the public of its campaign 'Share this Space' to encourage road users and pedestrians to be consider...

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