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AXMINSTER: Hundreds pay their last respects to Adam Bounds

Posted: 19.06.21 by Philip Evans Local News



By Philip Evans The deep respect in which the community of Axminster and district holds for the Bounds family was much is evidence yesterd...

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Councillor resigns over 'animosity and bad feeling' between Colyton and Colyford

Posted: 19.06.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



A member of Colyton Parish Council has resigned, saying there is too much "animosity and bad feeling" between the communities of Colyton and n...

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Axminster Musical Theatre casts principals for 'Evita' in November

Posted: 17.06.21 by Philip Evans Local News



Axminster Musical Theatre has cast its principal roles for its return to the local stage. The former operatic society will be performa the award-wi...

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Volunteers raise £14,000 for Axminster's 'hidden gem' by climbing Mount Snowdon

Posted: 17.06.21 by Philip Evans Local News



A group of volunteers led by businessman Laurence Norman has raised £14,000 for a charity known as Axminster's 'hidden gem'. The ten s...

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Job of the Week: Find the latest vacancies with Axminster Nub News!

Posted: 17.06.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Looking a new job or career path? Take a look at the Axminster Nub News https://axminster.nub.news/jobsJobs section which lists current v...

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Devon & Cornwall Police recognise progress is needed to curb stalking

Posted: 17.06.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Devon and Cornwall Police has acknowledged that it could make more use of new legal powers to tackle stalking, after research found a very low take-up...

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Highways England ask South West holidaymakers to ‘drop in for a visit, but don’t drop your litter’

Posted: 17.06.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



As drivers take to the South West for their ‘staycation’ holidays, Highways England is issuing advice to keep the region’s roadsides clear of li...

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A Lifetime in Cricket (Part One)

Posted: 17.06.21 by Philip Evans Local News



Like all children at school in the 1950s, I was introduced to cricket. My father had played when he was at school and when he returned to Axminster fr...

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Headlight resumes face-to-face mental health support for young people in Axminster

Posted: 16.06.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



East Devon's young person's mental health support project, Headlight, has returned to face-to-face working following the easing of lockdown re...

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Latest figures show 45 crimes reported in Axminster in April

Posted: 16.06.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Latest police figures have reported that there were 45 recorded crimes in the Axminster area in April. These figures have decreased from 74 crimes ...

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