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The latest Sidmouth obituaries

Posted: 09.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



GIGG – HAZEL MAUREEN, passed away peacefully at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital on Wednesday 24th March. MASKELL – JOHN ‘ERIC’, passed aw...

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'Wear and tear' concerns over South West Coast Path

Posted: 09.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



People heading out for walks on the South West Coast Path are being asked to avoid the most popular areas, to reduce the risk of erosion. With more...

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Devon dignitaries pay tribute to Prince Philip

Posted: 09.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Devon, David Fursdon, and the Chairman of Devon County Council, Cllr Stuart Barker, have both paid tribute to...

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Simon Jupp MP sends 'deepest condolences' on the death of Prince Philip

Posted: 09.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died aged 99. The Duke of Edinburgh passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. ...

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Should Sidmouth's phone boxes be removed?

Posted: 09.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Five phone boxes in Sidmouth could be removed – or put to another use for the local community. BT has begun a public consultation on the payp...

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Mobile Covid testing units start touring Devon: here's the nearest to Sidmouth

Posted: 08.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Rapid lateral flow Covid-19 tests are being made available in locations across Devon as the county council rolls out its community testing service. ...

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Bonnets, bunnies and baby birds - Easter fun at Doveleigh Care

Posted: 08.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Residents and staff at Doveleigh Care’s homes celebrated Easter with masks and bonnets, plenty of sweet treats … and some real baby chick...

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Be the 'eagle eyes' of the police in tackling wild bird egg theft

Posted: 07.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



People out and about in the local countryside are being asked to keep their eyes open for suspicious activity around wild birds’ nests. Devon...

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West Country Crafters' fair returns to Kennaway House

Posted: 07.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



The first of the West Country Crafters’ fairs of 2021 will take place at Kennaway House in April, following the easing of Covid restrictions. The...

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Eat your fill of international flavours at The Filling Station cafe

Posted: 07.04.21 by Philippa Davies Local News



Sidmouth café and takeaway The Filling Station has revamped its menu with an international flavour. The shop in Cross Street reopened on March 19 ...

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