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Holidaymakers crushed by water tank on fair day

TWO elderly holidaymakers sustained serious injuries after a large water tanker trapped them when it fell off a tractor in Sidbury during the village’s Fair Day celebrations last week. Organisers postponed the remainder of the day’s events as a mark... read on

Axminster Hospital League of Friends (LoF) has issued a rallying cry and called a public meeting in a bid to reverse the in-patient bed closure proposal for Axminster Hospital. read on...
TOWN councillors are to forge ahead with ambitious plans to protect Honiton from excessive development. read on...
SEATON town councilors have been urged to do more for the youth of the town – and not to allow the resort to become “God’s waiting room!” An impassioned plea for the town council to do more for the youth of Seaton was made at last week’s meeting by Councillor Tony Woodman, who called for the setting up of a working party to consult with the town’s young people. read on...
SIDMOUTH Victoria Hospital is set to lose its minor injuries unit, under the latest NHS proposals for the future of community care in the town. read on...



New breed of Tigers underway

After two years of training from the age of six (some as young as four) the Axminster Town Football Club Under 8s played their first league fixture last week. The team, Managed by coaches Daniel Gal... read on

THE Devon Bowls finals were held recently at Newton Abbot, all the ladies were in fine form. Honiton were sporting the rare achievement of two player... read on
AXMINSTER LEAGUE Results 1st Round Knockout Cup Bevs Boys 369 (M Hoare 75) Ax Con Rebels 414 (H Harris 79), Red Devils 401 (R Summers 77) Lamb 49e... read on
AXE VALLEY RUNNERS with Diane Newton AVR’s Matt Clist, Patick Devine-Wright and Tim Lenton cruised across Dartmoor (nearly 30 miles from Ivybridge t... read on
SOUTH-WEST PENINSULA LEAGUE Division One (east) Galmpton 3 Axminster Town 1 AXMINSTER Town put in a good shift at title contenders Galmpton but sti... read on



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