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Honiton Town Council elects mayor and deputy mayor amid criticism

Posted: 05.05.21 by Hannah Corfield Local News

At the annual meeting held yesterday evening (4 May), Honiton Town Council elected a mayor and deputy mayor just two days before an election to fill 1...

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SPONSORED: Don’t miss out on a new Honiton home at Taylor Wimpey’s Mountbatten Mews

Posted: 04.05.21 by Hannah Corfield Local News

Taylor Wimpey has urged Honiton buyers to act fast if they want to secure a new home at the new Mountbatten Mews development. The selection of t...

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Community book sale supports local pre school after theft

Posted: 04.05.21 by Duncan Sheridan-Shaw Local News

After a recent theft at Dunkeswell Pre School, Tesco Honiton have donated the proceeds of its community book sale to start the ball rolling and spur o...

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MATCH REPORT: Honiton Hawks under 12's away at Sidmouth

Posted: 04.05.21 by Steve Haysom, Honiton Rugby Club under 12's coach Local Sport

Honiton Hawks under 12's played their first game in 14 months when they travelled to Sidmouth for a derby encounter on Sunday morning (2 May). ...

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Council plans support for young people as youth unemployment soars in Devon

Posted: 03.05.21 by Daniel Clark, Local Democracy Reporter Local News

Devon’s young people have borne the brunt of the unemployment crisis created by the coronavirus pandemic, with the number of jobless 18 to 24 year o...

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Pilot scheme aims to give all children access to Devon's beaches

Posted: 03.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News

Many children in Devon have never been to the seaside, even though they live in a county with some of England's best beaches. But that coul...

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Citizens Advice uses video technology to reach more people in Honiton

Posted: 03.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News

Honiton residents will soon be able to get advice on debt, benefits, housing and a host of other issues via a live video chat with a Citizens Advice a...

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'Be aware of electoral fraud', council warns in run-up to local polls

Posted: 02.05.21 by Philippa Davies Local News

A campaign to prevent electoral fraud ahead of next week’s local elections is being backed by East Devon District Council (EDDC). Elections will ...

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Hollie wins £50 to spend in favourite local shop in 'Love your High Street' campaign

Posted: 01.05.21 by Samantha Bosher Local News

Local estate agent, Roger Hemming, was thrilled to present the winner of a social media campaign with money to spend in The Little Shop of Seasons las...

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Honiton Gymnastics Club releases the “It’s great to be back at gymnastics” video!

Posted: 30.04.21 by Honiton Gymnastics Club Local News

Gymnastics sessions have now been running again for two weeks at Honiton Gymnastics Club, and the club's gymnasts are so thrilled to be back that ...

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