Axminster Local News

Axe Valley students sent home after confirmed case of COVID-19

Posted: 19.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Year 11 pupils from Axe Valley Academy have been sent home following confirmation of a COVID-19 case within the school. This is the second time the...

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Overnight closures scheduled on A35

Posted: 19.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



The A35 between Axminster and Bridport will be closed for five nights next week. Resurfacing works will be carried out on Chideock Hill as landsli...

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Local charity continuing to support those affected by cancer during pandemic

Posted: 19.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster and Lyme Cancer Support are continuing to support those who have ben diagnosed or affected by cancer, but in slightly different ways during ...

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Axminster Arts Café damaged in fire

Posted: 19.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Fire crews were called to Axminster Arts Café Bar in the early hours of this morning (Monday). Crews from Axminster, Colyton and Charmouth were c...

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A Squatter's Write - Part 4 of Dick Sturch's life in "The Camp' at Millwey Rise

Posted: 18.10.20 by Philip Evans Local News



As I finished saying in my last chapter, life on 'The Camp' was very different to anything I had known previously, but one thing I was never s...

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Christmas in Axminster to look different but still promises to be very special

Posted: 16.10.20 by Philip Evans Local News



Light Up Axminster have announced their plans for the town's annual Christmas celebrations. While they had hoped to continue with the festive m...

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

Posted: 14.10.20 by Philip Evans Local News



Obviously today’s Millwey Rise bears little resemblance to that in which the early civilian squatters moved into in the Autumn of 1946. It is di...

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Waffle House offers sneak peek of new Trinity House site as it continues fundraising campaign

Posted: 14.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster's Community Waffle House has offered a sneak peek at its new premises in Trinity House, which is set to open in November. With just ...

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Council leader slams former MP over hospital bed closures, following release of wife's revealing memoir

Posted: 13.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



The leader of East Devon District Council, Paul Arnott, has offered a scathing criticism of former MP Hugo Swire, following the publication of his wif...

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UP CLOSE: Ric's Kitchen brings some Spanish sunshine to Axminster

Posted: 12.10.20 by Francesca Evans Local News



Axminster Nub News aims to be supportive to every element of the community from businesses, shops and people, to charities, clubs and sports organisat...

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