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Christmas 2015

Thousands donate boxes for needy children around the world

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Yesterday, 10:00

Appeal to North Devon companies to help preserve ring and ride plus shopmobility services

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Yesterday, 08:17

Children’s Hospice South West hosts secret online charity auction

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Fri, 17:20
Libby Ross of Devon and Severn IFCA tags a blonde ray in Bideford Bay. Picture: Steph Davies

Fishermen join tagging scheme to prove ray stocks are abundant off the North Devon coast

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Fri, 15:25
Frederick and Agnes Reed

American family seeking to reunite their grandfather with his beloved wife, who is buried somewhere in Bideford

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Fri, 13:38
North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple. Picture: Andy Keeble

Healthcare trust to keep impact on services minimal throughout industrial action

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Fri, 12:39
The Coca-Cola Christmas lorry will be in Barnstaple Square until 8pm today. Picture: Andy Keeble

Famous red lorry brings festive cheer to town Square

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Christmas 2015
Thu, 16:51
Fore Street Christmas market will be undercover this year. Picture: Sally Almond

Sunday’s event will go ahead as planned, but undercover in case of inclement weather

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Thu, 15:19
The proposed hotel in Westward Ho!

Planning inspector overturns Torridge District Council decision to refuse ‘in principle’ plans for 15-bed ‘Whotel’

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North Devon Entertainment

Yesterday, 09:17

Tribute night to ‘old blue eyes’ at Bideford FC on Saturday, December 12

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Thu, 17:30

Reportedly the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday will see shoppers stock up on Christmas gifts and electrical goods at a reduced price ahead of the festive season. Here we share the discounts on offer at Great British Life available 27 - 30 November 2015

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Thu, 12:26
Join Roberts and Lakeman at Shammick Acoustic in Combe Martin. Picture: Nikki Bidgood

At Shammick Acoustic, in the Pack O’ Cards this Saturday (Nov 28)

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Thu, 12:20
Wood turner Benjamin Hall will be among those exhibiting

Don’t miss the Christmas Craft Fair at Swimbridge Jubilee Hall this Saturday (Nov 28)

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Thu, 12:05
Could Eleanor Grant's song In Your Arms be a Christmas number one?

Teenage singer’s song for new animated movie about the Louisa lifeboat launch makes its bid for festive chart success

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Christmas 2015
Thu, 09:49
Get your panto tickets on Black Friday

Get a special Black Friday discount to see Cinderella at the Queen’s Theatre

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North Devon sport

Thu, 14:10

Brayford-based trainer Victor Dartnall is heading into the winter jump season with a strong team of young horses, as well as some more familiar names, and with the mud flying following early November’s deluge, runners will be coming thick and fast.

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Thu, 11:59

North Devon’s angling scene with Tony Gussin...

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Thu, 10:10

Barnstaple only had themselves to blame for the 23-7 defeat at Bournemouth that cut their lead at the top of the National Three South West table.

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Wed, 09:21

A 27-24 win at Coney Hill – Bideford’s first on the road this season - kept them a safe distance away from the bottom three.

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Tue, 13:52
Kyle England and Max Deeble receive their trophies from Tommy Langford

Bideford ABC fans were treated to a great night of boxing at the Durrant House Hotel on Friday.

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Tue, 13:45
Jed Harper-Penman put Barnstaple in front. Picture: Jay Smith

Barnstaple Town are out of the FA Vase following a tight 2-1 defeat at Hengrove Athletic.

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Friday, November 20, 2015
Torridge Pilto Gig Club completed a 24-hour sponsored row

Twenty-six Torridge Pilot Gig Club members embarked on a 24-hour sponsored row to raise funds for new rowing equipment.

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North Devon Lifestyle

Thu, 17:30

Reportedly the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday will see shoppers stock up on Christmas gifts and electrical goods at a reduced price ahead of the festive season. Here we share the discounts on offer at Great British Life available 27 - 30 November 2015

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015

If you’re looking to celebrate Bonfire Night in North Devon, here is our guide to firework displays this week.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

The November issue of My Town Bideford magazine is out with the North Devon Gazette tomorrow (Tuesday).

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Monday, October 26, 2015
Here are five facts you may not know about Appledore.

Remember when the Jacksons came to Appledore? Know where you can spot a ghost? Do you know why the Blue Lights Hall has its name? Find out here...

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Friday, October 23, 2015
Croyde beach is one of many top-class stretches of sand and sea in North Devon

Our guide to the best free sport and leisure activities on your doorstep in North Devon

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Walkers Chocolate Emporium in Ilfracombe High Street.

If you’re a chocoholic, here are five chocolate experiences in North Devon you need to try, as part of National Chocolate Week.

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Barnstaple Appledore Ilfracombe
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
We look at the top rated Indian restaurants in Barnstaple as part of National Curry Week (October 12-18).

We turned to TripAdvisor to bring you the top five favourite Indian restaurants and takeaways in Barnstaple as part of National Curry Week.

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