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From Saturday, 02/Aug/2014 onwards
AT a country show in a moor town, it seems only apt that a pony named Moortown Countryman take the top prize.
A POPULAR event that unites people both young and old in Okehampton looks likely to end after ten years.
THERE was a show ring event with a bit of a difference at Chagford Show last Thursday.
AMONG some of the biggest shake-ups to secondary education in a generation, there were plenty of happy students at Okehampton College as they turned out to collect their GCSE results.
A NIGHT of music and fun has been organised at Okehampton Golf Club to remember a local musician.
THE Clinton Hall at Merton is among a list of village halls in the Torridge district to receive a slice of £50,000 to improve their facilities.
A DEVON charity which provides support to families affected by domestic abuse will be joining a free advice and information road show on a tour of West Devon next month.
OKEHAMPTON looks set to lose one of its pubs after permission was this week given to turn a public house into flats.
A WAR Horse walk organised by Farms for City Children is being held next month.
SOUTH West Water is giving its customers the chance to discover the hidden secrets of the region’s largest reservoir.
A MEMORIAL to the second world war RAF crew who died on Dartmoor when their bomber aircraft crashed has been restored.
THE Carlton Cinema in Okehampton was the setting for a new venture by the town’s Inspiration Church.
TORRIDGE and West Devon Labour Party have selected local man, Cllr Mike Sparling, to be their candidate in the General Election.
GET Changed Theatre Company will ‘Raise the Roof!’ at Castle Drogo with the latest part of their Get Changed Makes History project in September.
A CHARITY that was based in Okehampton has carried out its latest project in Ghana.
THE Devon branch of UNISON has warned Devon County Council not to let the consultation responses it received on its proposals for the future of the library service to fall on deaf ears.
ROADS in Okehampton, Tavistock and across West Devon will benefit from the announcement of a £9.
THE great work of Get Changed Theatre Company will now be more prominently promoted in the community thanks to Okehampton Town Council.
VISITORS to Castle Drogo on September 13 will be able to explore the castle free of charge, as part of the Heritage Open Days scheme.
GIDLEIGH Park’s celebrity chef Michael Caines (right) is supporting Hospiscare’s Big Devon Bake Off with his very own special recipe.
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