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School demolition plan comes under fire

A GROUP of parents at Chagford Church of England Primary School have expressed their outrage at plans to demolish the current school building and start construction work on a new one on the school’s playing fields — in just eight months’ time. ... read on

REFURBISHMENT plans for the White Hart in Okehampton by pub chain J D Wetherspoon will be supported by Okehampton Town Council – as long as they are sympathetic to the building’s proud history. read on...
BANDS from as far afield as London and Walsall will perform at a charity music festival in memory of a woman from Zeal Monachorum who was killed in South America during an international charity cycle trip. read on...
THE leisure centre where Bow AAC player Nick Cole worked before his tragic death will close tomorrow (Friday) as a sign of respect. read on...
OKEHAMPTON and District Community Transport Group is looking for items to raffle off and sell as it hosts a coffee morning to raise funds for the group. read on...



Deserved black belt dan for OJC’s Aiden

OKEHAMPTON’s Aidan Bostock has won his black belt second Dan at a National BJC Grading, winning all his fights by Ippon against highly accomplished contest experienced black belts from all over the co... read on

ORGANISED by Tavistock Athletic Club and sponsored by Gibbs Kirby, Estate Agents, 339 runners finished the Tavy 7 held on the slopes of Dartmoor, whic... read on
Carlsberg South West peninsula division one east
Alphington 1
Okehampton Argyle 0
OKEHAMPTON’s recent poor run of form continued with thi... read on
Heather Fell, Olympic silver medallist, writes about her life in the media and sports world.

IT turns out that last week I had spoken t... read on
ON Saturday at Okehampton Golf Club a three ball, two to count, Stableford competition was held.
The winners of division one with 83 points were ... read on

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