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Devon residents to see council tax increase as budget finalised for coming year

Posted: 22.02.21 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Devon County Council has approved a 4.99 per cent council tax increase as part of budget proposals that will see more funding for vulnerable children,...

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Seaton councillor calls for discussion on how to improve safety of local elections

Posted: 22.02.21 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Seaton’s county councillor Martin Shaw has said debate on how to improve public safety at local elections in May has been “stifled”. The gove...

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COVID-19: Cases numbers across Devon & Cornwall at lowest level since October

Posted: 22.02.21 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Last week saw the lowest number coronavirus cases since early October recorded in Devon and Cornwall. A total of 835 new cases were confirmed acros...

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Over a third of Devon's adult population have now had their first COVID vaccine

Posted: 19.02.21 by Daniel Clark - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



More than a third of the adult population of Devon have now had their first COVID-19 vaccine, latest NHS England figures show. The statistics, whic...

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Beer Parish Council's plan to take over assets from EDDC: consultation responses

Posted: 19.02.21 by Philip Evans Local News



Beer Parish Council has been negotiating with East Devon District Council throughout the last five years for the transfer of key community assets.  ...

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National Trust closing 14th century Shute Barton to public without consulting the local community

Posted: 19.02.21 by Philip Evans Local News



The National Trust is permanently closing one of England's most historic manor houses to the public - Shute Barton, near Colyton, without consulti...

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Nub News to sponsor new T20 cricket tournament

Posted: 18.02.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



East Devon cricketers will be competing this summer in the very first local T20 tournament, commencing in June. With recreational sport still in lo...

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Beer Coastguards called to help with Charmouth search after red flare spotted

Posted: 18.02.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Beer Coastguards were called to help emergency services in a search in Charmoth this morning, after a red flare was spotted. Lyme Regis Coastguard...

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The latest Seaton Obituaries

Posted: 18.02.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



PHILLIPS, SANDRA - Passed peacefully at home on February 9 2021, aged 75 years. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. PARKER, Ve...

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Colyton Grammar selected to become training hub for teachers

Posted: 18.02.21 by Francesca Evans Local News



Colyton Grammar School will receive more than £500,000 in funding over the next three years after being awarded the status of Teaching School Hub by ...

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