Axminster News

Local home care provider offers free virtual community talks and workshops in Axminster

Posted: 28.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



For many years local home care provider Home Instead Exeter and East Devon has been delivering a range of talks and workshops, free of charge, to loca...

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Axminster Nub News: Why this online local newspaper is the one for you

Posted: 28.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster Nub News wants to put our wonderful area straight into your pocket. We do this by providing quality local news, updates on local business...

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Devon County Council responds to calls to ensure no child goes hungry during school holidays

Posted: 27.10.20 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Devon County Council has answered pleas to try and ensure the neediest children and families in Devon do not go hungry. Labour’s plea for the fre...

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COVID-19: Latest figures show 77 people in hospital across Devon and Cornwall

Posted: 27.10.20 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Latest NHS figures show that there were 77 people in hospital across Devon and Cornwall following a positive COVID-19 test as of last Tuesday. The ...

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Axminster businesses step up to help those reliant on free school meals

Posted: 26.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Safar Indian Restaurant in Axminster will be offering free children's meals to those who would usually receive a free school meal vouchers during ...

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'Coronavirus doesn't take a break' - visitors asked to respect and protect Devon this half term

Posted: 26.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



“Coronavirus doesn’t take a break - please respect and protect local communities.” This is the joint message from council leaders across the ...

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Call to make Christmas in Axminster 'extra special this year'

Posted: 26.10.20 by Philip Evans Local News



Axminster residents are being urged to make this Christmas “extra special” with an appeal for a mass ringing of bells on Christmas Eve to end this...

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County councillor urges authority to provide free school meals during half term

Posted: 26.10.20 by Philip Evans Local News



A Devon county councillors has called on the leader of the authority to provide school meals for children in need of them during the half term holiday...

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Axminster will remember its war dead but there will be no parade

Posted: 26.10.20 by Philip Evans Local News



Mervyn Symes, the newly-appointed chairman of the Axminster branch of the Royal British Legion, has confirmed that there will be a Remembrance service...

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A Squatter's Write - Part V of Dick Sturch's life in 'The Camp' at Millwey Rise

Posted: 25.10.20 by Dick Sturch Local News



We had moved into our Nissen hut as squatters in early 1947 and joined many others who had already made their home on the Camp. One of the residen...

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