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Axminster's Archway Bookshop keeping fingers crossed for new store opening in November

Posted: 12.10.21 by Francesca Evans Local News

The Archway Bookshop in Axminster is keeping fingers crossed that it can open doors at its new home at Trinity House on November 4. But with the e...

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Task force set up to tackle East Devon's affordable housing crisis

Posted: 11.10.21 by Local Democracy Reporter Joe Ives Local News

A £500,000 task force to combat the affordable housing crisis in East Devon is to be created following a decision by the district council this week. ...

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A Lifetime in Cricket (Part Four)

Posted: 11.10.21 by Philip Evans Local News

In Part Three of “A Lifetime in cricket” I mentioned that the development to the north of Cloakham Lawn Sports Centre had become a distinct possib...

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Axminster Drama Club announces auditions for its May 2022 production

Posted: 08.10.21 by Andrew Coley Local News

With rehearsals well under way and tickets selling well for Axminster Drama Club’s production of 'Nativity! The Musical', thoughts are alrea...

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Talented Axminster youngster offered professional contract with Southampton FC

Posted: 08.10.21 by Philip Evans Local News

A talented young Axminster footballer has signed professional forms for Southampton FC. Tyler-Jay Dibling, who has come through the Axminster Town ...

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COVID-19: Cases increase across Devon again but are down in Axminster

Posted: 07.10.21 by Local Democracy Reporter Ollie Hepinstall Local News

COVID-19 cases have again risen in the Devon County Council area and Plymouth, but fallen slightly in Torbay. In the latest data for the week to Se...

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Axminster Rotarians' final push to eradicate polio

Posted: 07.10.21 by Philip Evans Local News

The Rotary Club of Axminster will mark historic progress towards a polio-free world while urging the community to help end the paralyzing disease. ...

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What's on in Axminster this weekend

Posted: 07.10.21 by Francesca Evans Local News

As more and more events are being organised locally Nub News is launching a new weekly round up of what's on in Axminster each weekend. Every T...

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Axminster resident completes 'virtual' London Marathon for Dorset MIND after overcoming his own mental health challenges

Posted: 04.10.21 by Francesca Evans Local News

Axminster resident Jon Wood completed a ‘virtual’ version of the London Marathon on Sunday, raising hundreds of pounds for mental health charity D...

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Axminster's long-standing town clerk to step down

Posted: 04.10.21 by Francesca Evans Local News

Axminster Town Council has confirmed that its long-standing town clerk, Hilary Kirkcaldie, will be stepping down from the post at the end of the year....

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