Emergency services at the Valley of Rocks near Lynton - Credit: Lynton Fire Station

Person 'hanging on' at Valley of Rocks rescued Members Public

Yesterday the on-call crew at Lynton Fire Station were called to rescue a person who had fallen from a path at the Valley of Rocks just outside Lynton. The casualty was reported as ‘hanging on’ with little detail of exact location which with the nature of the paths and drops

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£1k prize up for grabs at business support summer school in Barnstaple Members Public

A fully-funded business development programme is launching in Barnstaple to encourage entrepreneurship in the area, especially amongst young people not in education, employment or training (NEETs) and school and college leavers. Starting on July 26th, Kick-start Your Business is a six-week summer school for startups and existing businesses, as well

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Barnstaple children lobby MP over garden under threat Members Public

This week, children from Pilton Infants' School lobbied local MP Selaine Saxby about their school garden which was under threat from a house building proposal. Following a topic about Marina Silva, a Brazilian campaigner against the destruction of the rainforest, teachers shared news with the children of the proposed build

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UK's toughest and prettiest race - The North Devon Marathon returns for 2022 Members Public

For everyone in who fell in love with fitness over the last two years, and even for those who may have fallen off the wagon, this summer in North Devon there is a perfect opportunity to test yourself and achieve something special. Registrations are now open for the North Devon

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The Appledore Singers present their ‘Super Summer Concert’ Members Public

The Appledore Singers are inviting everyone to their final concert of their season, their ‘Super Summer Concert’ on Sunday, July 3, at 2.30pm at Northam Hall (top of Fore Street). The choir always loves singing arrangements of songs, both old and new, at this annual event and there will

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Sam's Cider ready for a ‘Beautifully Dry’ summer with festival and new café Members Public

A Winkleigh based cider company, is ready for a summer of fun as it prepares for its annual summer cider festival and introduces a new cider to its range, all whilst building a new two storey café at its cider making site in Winkleigh. Sam’s Cider, based at Westen

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CRICKET: No mention of the 'P' word at Barnstaple & Pilton Members Public

Barnstaple & Pilton’s winning streak shows no signs of ending as they made it five on the trot in the D Division East with a four-wicket triumph away to Budleigh Salterton 2nd XI, a side that had previously only suffered one defeat and riding high near the top of

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Barnstaple’s Edolie enjoys the experience of a lifetime at Twickenham Members Public

Barnstaple’s Edolie Wilson enjoyed the experience of a lifetime at the weekend as she trod the turf at Twickenham during the Premiership Rugby Final and met legendary Lion Sam Warburton. Wilson, 11, who plays for Barnstaple’s Rugby Club, won the opportunity to rub shoulders with English rugby’s

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