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AXMINSTER: Fire crews called to help woman trapped in rolled car

Posted: 27.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster and Chard fire crews were called to a single vehicle collision at Weycroft Bridge today, in which a woman was trapped in her car. The cr...

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A guide to public services in Axminster

Posted: 27.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



Axminster Town Council has produced guide to public services to clarify confusion over the responsibilities of the three-tier local government system ...

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New initiative launched in Axminster to save food waste

Posted: 26.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



A new food initiative has been launched in Axminster in a bid to reduce food waste in the town. The Save Food Hub will operate for the first time a...

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Devon COVID cases continue to increase as figures drop across UK

Posted: 26.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



While COVID-19 cases across the UK have fallen for five days straight, numbers continued to increase in every part of Devon over the past week. Th...

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Axminster's Yarty Party a sell-out success

Posted: 26.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



The annual Yarty Party Festival recently brought some much-needed music and merriment to the market town of Axminster. Early on Friday, July 16, A...

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AXMINSTER: Met Office issues further warning as thunderstorms set to bring heatwave to an end

Posted: 22.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for rain as the current heatwave is set to end with thunderstorms this weekend. It comes after t...

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Axminster remembers war dead in rededication of the town's war memorial

Posted: 20.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



The 86 men of Axminster who gave their lives in two world wars were remembered when the Axminster branch of the Royal British Legion staged a processi...

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Children's summer sports courses to be held in Axminster area

Posted: 20.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Children in the Axminster, Seaton and Lyme Regis areas will be able to enjoy multi-sport, football and outdoor education courses hosted by local coach...

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COVID case numbers and hospital admissions continue to increase across Devon

Posted: 20.07.21 by Local Democracy Reporter Ollie Hepinstall Local News



COVID cases have increased in every part of Devon, with the number of people in hospital tripling in the past week. According to government data fo...

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First ever extreme heat warning issued for Axminster

Posted: 19.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



The Met Office has issued an amber weather warning for extreme heat covering Axminster. They say we should expect: - Adverse health effects are ...

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