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Latest figures show 50 crimes reported in Axminster in May

Posted: 15.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Latest police figures have reported that there were 50 recorded crimes in the Axminster area in May. These figures compare to 45 crimes the previou...

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'A Squatter's Write' (Part 20) - Dick Sturch's memories of growing up in 'The Camp' in Millwey Rise

Posted: 15.07.21 by Dick Sturch Local News



At Axminster Primary school my education was progressing. Having started in Miss Hatchley's class, I then moved up into Miss Hunt's in the sec...

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CAMRA Golden Award for Kilmington's New Inn

Posted: 15.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



The New Inn at Kilmington is one of three pubs in the South West to receive a coveted Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) golden award, celebrating the orga...

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Looking forward to the return of live entertainment

Posted: 14.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



“Things will never be the same again.” How many times have you heard people say that, especially as we are now coming out of lockdown and looking ...

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Fun for all the family at Axminster Town Football Club open day

Posted: 14.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



Axminster Town supporters turned out in force on Saturday for family fun day at Tiger Way – another successful fundraising event for the club. Th...

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Flower festival in Axminster church in support of war memorial celebrations

Posted: 14.07.21 by Philip Evans Local News



A flower festival is being held in Axminster this weekend in support of the celebrations to mark the 100th anniversary of the town's war memorial....

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East Devon leader speaks out against easing of coronavirus restrictions on July 19

Posted: 14.07.21 by Local Democracy Reporter Joe Ives Local News



The leader of East Devon District Council has said the planned easing of final coronavirus restrictions on July 19 will be “an unwelcome infection a...

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BUSINESS OF THE WEEK: Axminster Inn

Posted: 13.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



The Axminster Nub News https://axminster.nub.news/directoryLocal List provides a directory of local businesses - covering everything from s...

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AXMINSTER: Voluntary groups asked how council can best support them in wake of pandemic

Posted: 13.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



East Devon’s voluntary and community organisations have played a huge part in supporting people through the COVID pandemic, and now they’re being ...

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Axminster residents must take 'personal responsibility' to stop COVID as infection rates continue to rise

Posted: 13.07.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



COVID infections have risen sharply across much of Devon, with residents told they now have to take personal responsibility to stop the spread. Ac...

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