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The latest Honiton Obituaries

Posted: 01.12.20 by Hannah Corfield Local News



WILKINS - ROBERT (BOB). Passed away at home on the 20th November 2020 aged 90. GLANVILLE - GERALD EDMUND. Peacefully at the R D & E Hospital Wo...

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Christmas countdown begins in style with festive market coming to town

Posted: 01.12.20 by Hannah Corfield Local News



With everything looking a ‘little different’ this year and lots of the things we hold dear currently off the table, here is some news to add spark...

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Honiton auctioneers unearth tale of maritime daring

Posted: 30.11.20 by Sue Cade  Local News



A recent house clearance by Chilcotts Auctioneers in Honiton discovered a cup which turned out to have a fascinating story behind it, as a tale of mar...

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Exciting plans for community facility under new ownership

Posted: 26.11.20 by Hannah Corfield Local News



Honiton’s Community Use Building (CUB) at the bottom of School Lane is set to be handed to the community of Honiton in the new year in a welcome mov...

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Tier 2: What the new restrictions mean for Honiton

Posted: 26.11.20 by Hannah Corfield Local News



As part of the county of Devon, Honiton has been placed in tier 2 - 'high alert'. This means that local residents must not socialise with a...

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Honiton Leisure Centre hopeful after injection promise

Posted: 25.11.20 by Daniel Clark, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Nearly £750,000 is going to be given to LED Leisure to help protect centres from closing, including the one at Honiton. Further monthly payments, ...

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Honiton bacon producer wins five Taste of the West Gold awards

Posted: 25.11.20 by Philippa Davies Local News



A traditional bacon producer in Honiton has won five Golds in this year’s Taste of the West Awards. Denhay Farms, based at Heathpark, won the top...

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Local MPs call for Devon to be placed in Tier 1 as lockdown ends

Posted: 25.11.20 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



MPs from across Devon are united in their relief that England’s second national lockdown won’t be extended – and all are calling for...

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Honiton-born football star dies aged 83 after battle with Alzheimer's disease

Posted: 25.11.20 by Philip Evans Local News



Maurice Setters, the former Manchester United player and Republic of Ireland assistant manager, who was born in Honiton, has died aged 83. The wing...

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Honiton charity founder is the Pride of Devon

Posted: 24.11.20 by Devon Freewheelers Local News



Devon Freewheelers founder Daniel Roe-Lavery has been celebrated as the Pride of Devon and honoured as an unsung hero with a Lifetime Achievement Awar...

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