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Yesterday, 21:10

An investigation into how a 58-year-old fell from the pier is now underway

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Yesterday, 16:31

Six fire crews called out to fire at caravan park in Woolacombe where three casualties are being treated by ambulance personel.

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Yesterday, 15:32

Gary Henry, 54, receives prison for defrauding elderly customers

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Yesterday, 18:41
Scenes from North Devon Relay for Life 2015 at Barnstaple Rugby Club. Picture: @tidyeyepr

Best feet forward at annual Cancer Research UK fundraiser in Barnstaple...

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Yesterday, 15:20

A woman was taken to North Devon District Hospital after trailer ran her over in Mortehoe.

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Yesterday, 10:15
Police re-direct traffic following the fatal collision at the Sticklepath roundabout on Sunday afternoon. Picture: Submitted

Road closed for eight hours and two people taken into custody after collision at Sticklepath which killed 20-year-old Barnstaple man.

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Yesterday, 15:38
The broken down lorry in Bideford. Pictures: Graham Hobbs

A lorry has broken down outside of Bideford Police Station causing traffic build ups along Bideford Quay.

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Yesterday, 14:39

High tides this evening (Monday) prompt flood alert from Environment Agency.

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Yesterday, 13:54
Appledore Summer Festival. Picture: TIDYEYEPR

Appledore showcased its wares with food, drink and entertainment during weekend summer festival.

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Yesterday, 11:15

Officers are appealing to anyone who finds any discarded items of clothing near Summerland Stores or 6-7 inch knife.

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Yesterday, 10:11
Anthony Roberts was killed in a collision near Tiverton.

Mother and girlfriend pay tribute to Anthony Roberts, 23, who always adored motorbikes and ‘lived life to the max’.

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Saturday, August 1, 2015
Ilfracombe Birdman 2015. Picture: Andy Keeble

Magnificent men and women in their flying machines draw huge crowds to town.

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Friday, July 31, 2015
The scene on the A39 tonight after two cars collided and caught fire. Picture: Kathryn-Racheal Ring

Road closed and reports of one man dragged from a blazing car as emergency services rush to the scene

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Friday, July 31, 2015
Green Lanes in Barnstaple.

Green Lanes Shopping Centre, Tuesday, August 4

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Friday, July 31, 2015
Phil Rayment photographed the Velella Velella on Westward Ho! beach.

Creature found on Westward Ho! beach is identified as a ‘by the wind sailor’.

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Friday, July 31, 2015

Police appeal for information after three birds found dead following ‘rare’ poison attack

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Friday, July 31, 2015
Do you recognise any of these items recovered by Barnstaple police?

Police have released a series of images of silver items believed to have been stolen in Barnstaple, Ilfracombe, Bideford and South Molton.

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Friday, July 31, 2015
The scene of the fire in Torrington.

A woman was taken to hospital after five fire crews battled to fight blaze at Torrington terraced home.

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Friday, July 31, 2015
Fiona Leighton-Fowler with Jessie Head, Marie Curie fundraiser for Devon. Picture: Sarah Howells

Braunton woman is raising money for Maria Curie by completing 50 challenges ahead of her 50th birthday.

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Friday, July 31, 2015
Sunshine at the North Devon Show.

The North Devon Show returns on Wednesday, August 5, with a jam-packed list of events. Find out 10 of the best things to look forward to here...

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Friday, July 31, 2015
ndg Orchard Vale Exmoor Youth Challenge Team with money raised.

Pupils raise £475.50 for Children’s Hospice South West with charity trek.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015

Young people sprayed from passing car with ‘aggravating’ mysterious liquid

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
Chivenor's Sea King was called to assists an injured paraglider on Saturday afternoon. Picture: Andy Keeble

RAF Sea King helicopter called following mid-flight incident.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
Somersault was quiet by policing standards. Picture: www.andycaseyphotography.co.uk

Police salute 12,000 revellers who enjoyed an arrest-free Somersault, with few crimes reported

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
North Devon Magistrates' Court.

North Devon Magistrates Court heard how slurry was spread illegally and stream was dammed to collect water for nearby reservoir.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
Bideford's Devon Hall was packed for the sell out gala charity concert, organised by Bideford Freemasons. Picture: Submitted

Bideford’s Devon Hall packed to the rafters for Freemasons’ musical extravaganza.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
Susan Wallis, chief executive of North Devon Against Domestic Abuse, said the charity was delighted with the award. Picture: Submitted

Charity wins top award despite losing out on council funding to run the service.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
Jordan Cooper of Tails to Trails is calling on dog owners to be more responsible

Owners of dogs which aren’t good with people or other dogs urged to wear something yellow in new campaign.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
Barnstaple Library.

Councillors question whether there is a need to move North Devon Records Office from Barnstaple Library.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Starr the duck with Barry Hayman. Picture: Andy Keeble

Chulmleigh Old Fair is now in full swing and runs until Sunday (August 2).

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Police are appealing to find offenders who broke into home on Exeter Road and took cash from safe - including £11,000 in £50 notes.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Lisa Wallis, Georgie Oldfield, Lisa Mackenzie are urging people to sign up for Relay For Life.

Barnstaple mum who survived breast cancer is urging people to join Cancer Research UK’s Relay for Life this weekend.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Peter Robb receives his new mountain bike from Mr. Kilpatrick (principal) courtesy of M&E Alarms.

54 pupils commended for 100 per cent attendance - with one even winning a mountain bike.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
The Torrington bonfire

Torrington Trumpton village is nearing completion ahead of the big burn on August Bank Holiday.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Chelfham Mill. Picture: Nicholas Mutton

Ofsted suspends school’s permission to operate while investigation gets underway

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