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From Monday, 29/Sep/2014 onwards
DARTMOOR National Park Authority is asking for views on a new code of conduct for cycling within the National Park.
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.
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.
THE leisure centre where Bow AAC player Nick Cole worked before his tragic death will close tomorrow (Friday) as a sign of respect.
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.
THE mayor of Okehampton has completed a half-marathon to raise money for this year’s mayoral charities.
THE last defendant has finished giving evidence in the trial of five men who are accused of killing an Exeter drug dealer during an armed raid on his home.
RESIDENTS in West Devon can have their say on the future of the region’s rail network following the publication by Network Rail of the rail industry’s draft Western route study.
TAVISTOCK Town Council has agreed to support a group with an interest in resurrecting rail services to the West Devon area.
CAMPAIGNERS who want the Government to back their plans to reinvigorate the Exeter-Okehampton-Tavistock-Plymouth railway line said their meeting last week with the Secretary of State for Transport was definitely a positive one.
MEMBERS of the Young Actors of North Tawton Society (YANTS) will present ‘Peter Pan, the Musical’ by Piers Chater-Robinson in North Tawton Town Hall on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 13, 14 and 15.
THE police public enquiry office in Okehampton will close tomorrow (Friday), leaving members of the public having to travel to Exeter to visit such an office.
CELEBRATE a mysterious time of year this weekend with a concert to see in Hollantide.
RESIDENTS of Moretonhampstead and the surrounding area are being invited to an open day at the town’s hospital to see what services could be provided at the new health and social care hub.
NORTH Tawton has had a second emergency defibrillator installed thanks to a local directory.
LAST week I was flat out.
A SOCIAL club for children and young people with special needs that promotes fun, socialising, development and building new friendships celebrates its first anniversary on November 2.
A MAN who gave the ultimate gift of life through organ donation has been honoured posthumously at an award ceremony in the county.
CARMEL Coaches of Northlew is to cease trading after it was stripped of its operating licence.
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