Catch this week’s gallery of readers’ pictures sent in through iwitness24.

Approach shot at the 1st hole at Royal North Devon Golf Club. Picture: Robin ButcherApproach shot at the 1st hole at Royal North Devon Golf Club. Picture: Robin Butcher

North Devon is a beautiful place to live as proven by these brilliant pictures, captured by our readers and uploaded to our photo-sharing site, iwitness24.

Join in: If you would like to get involved then join our community of local photographers. Sign up at www.iwitness24.co.uk to start sharing your photos with your local newspaper.

Photo Challenge: Each week we set our readers a photo challenge and we received some fantastic pictures from Austin Wallas and Robin Butcher for our ‘By the Riverside’ competition. Our current theme is ‘By the Sea’ and we are looking for any picture that you have taken at a North Devon seaside location. To enter simply upload your seaside scenes to the North Devon iwitness24 ‘Photo Challenge’ group.

Surfing off Westward Ho! Picture: Robin ButcherSurfing off Westward Ho! Picture: Robin Butcher

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

Beautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONTBeautiful sunrises and sunsets over Chulmleigh Devon. Picture: Deborah DUMONT

An afternoon paddling along the River Yeo / Role Quay in Barnstaple North Devon. 

The new riverside development in view, which stands on the quayside of the former sand barge mooring. Picture: Austin WallasAn afternoon paddling along the River Yeo / Role Quay in Barnstaple North Devon. The new riverside development in view, which stands on the quayside of the former sand barge mooring. Picture: Austin Wallas

An afternoon paddle along Barnstaple's River Taw in my kayak. 

Image captured on a Gopro hero4  remotely operated mounted on the kayak nose. Picture: Austin WallasAn afternoon paddle along Barnstaple's River Taw in my kayak. Image captured on a Gopro hero4 remotely operated mounted on the kayak nose. Picture: Austin Wallas

An evening riverside on the river Taw in Barnstaple. Picture: Austin WallasAn evening riverside on the river Taw in Barnstaple. Picture: Austin Wallas

View early morning this autumn from Instow beach. Picture: Robin ButcherView early morning this autumn from Instow beach. Picture: Robin Butcher

Taken from the Tarka Trail during a walk with my son. Picture: Robin ButcherTaken from the Tarka Trail during a walk with my son. Picture: Robin Butcher