Axminster News

Axminster crew called to deliberate car fire

Posted: 15.08.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster fire crew were called to a car fire near Coaxdon Hall, Smallridge, in the early hours of the morning. The crew were called at 1.19am and...

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Littering parking ticket cost Axminster motorist £500

Posted: 13.08.20 by Philip Evans Local News



An Axminster motorist who threw a parking charge notice he had received on to the ground whilst visiting Truro in Cornwall, has been fined for litteri...

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Totally Locally helping Axminster get back on its feet

Posted: 13.08.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Scheme such as Totally Locally Axminster have been praised by East Devon District Council as local businesses start to get back on their feet. Eas...

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Police make plea to respect our region amid record 999 demand

Posted: 12.08.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Devon & Cornwall Police is calling on residents and visitors to respect our region after a weekend which saw record 999 calls, increased levels of ant...

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Waffles are coming to Trinity House!

Posted: 12.08.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



The popular Community Waffle House will be moving into Axminster's landmark town centre building, Trinity House, later this year. The news was...

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Concerns over dog fouling in and around Axminster

Posted: 11.08.20 by Philip Evans Local News



More complaints have been made about the amount of dog fouling on country walks in and around Axminster. In a recent incident, a mother posted on s...

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Police appeal for information after arson attack at tattoo studio

Posted: 10.08.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Police are treating a fire at Chris’ Tat Shack in Axminster as arson. The incident took place at the Lyme Road tattoo studio at about 2am on...

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The people of Axminster loved travelling on the Bluebell Line for a day on the beach at Lyme

Posted: 10.08.20 by Philip Evans Local News



I have just arrived at Axminster Railway station, where I left you with the opportunity of catching the Bluebell Line to Lyme Regis. The Station Ma...

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Planners approve three-storey houses despite strong objections from neighbours

Posted: 10.08.20 by Philip Evans Local News



Planners have approved an application to increase the height of some properties at a proposed housing development in Axminster despite strong local op...

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Axminster hosts second event in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Posted: 10.08.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster residents held their second peaceful event to show support of the Black Lives Matter movement on Saturday. The event was held on the Min...

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