Fraîch’Airs at Bradninch Folk Club

Mid Devon Star:

2:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

Music and dance from France courtesy of the group Fraîch’Airs, left, in the Castle Hotel function room on July 15, starting at 8pm

Parish backs Guide Dogs campaign

Mid Devon Star: MP Neil Parish.

12:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

Neil Parish has pledged his support for a campaign led by the charity Guide Dogs to make travelling by bus easier for people with sight loss.

Children's author signing session at crediton Bookshop

Mid Devon Star: Parents and children enjoyed reading books in the great outdoors

10:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Dame Babette, a patron of Crediton Community Bookshop, will be signing copies of her new book in the Bookshop at 100 High Street on Thursday July 17 from 3.30pm to 4.30pm.

Chemistry kids do school proud

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Students from Queen Elizabeth’s, Crediton, have been praised for entering a University of Cambridge chemistry challenge.

Dodgy in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star:

4:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

Power pop trio Dodgy are playing at the Rose & Crown in Calverleigh on Friday, August 1, at 9pm.

Adam Isaac judges St John's talent

Mid Devon Star: ADAM Isaac who was coached by the legendary Sir Tom Jones during his time on BBC One's The Voice.

12:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

BBC's The Voice star pops in to perform for children and judge annual talent show

Force on the lookout for on-call firefighters

Mid Devon Star: Firefighters Simon Beard and Gareth Taylor prepare for Saturday's car wash (s)

10:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Open Day at Cullompton Fire Station on Monday (July 14).

Mayor urges people of Tiverton to keep the town tidy

Mid Devon Star: Overflowing litter bins by the River Wharfe at East Holmes Field

8:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Cllr Sue Griggs says people should have more pride in where they live and not drop litter

Surf park unveiled as part of ambitious plans for unique leisure destination at Junction 27

Mid Devon Star:

3:58pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

Tourist destination has the potential to create more than 3,500 jobs.

PHOTOS: Tiverton High School Prom

Mid Devon Star:

9:07am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Photos from Tiverton High School Leaver's Prom

Falls advice

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Sunday 6th July 2014

NHS physiotherapists have been raising awareness about falls and how to prevent them among older people in Tiverton.

Charlotte makes finals of print competition

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

Charlotte Ridley-Rundle, 14, attended the Technology Pro Skills PrintIT! event with her Design & Technology teacher Phil Chudley.

Big Bang at Blundell's

Mid Devon Star: Old Blundell's School in Tiverton, now owned by the National Trust.

8:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

Next generation of scientists, creators and technologists in Mid Devon were rewarded for their ingenuity with a string of prizes at The Big Bang South West awards ceremony.

Mayor leads town clean-up mission

Mid Devon Star: BAGGED IT Magor brewery staff, who helped clean up the coast between Magor and Sudbrook. (6775713)

4:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

Cllr Sue Grigg will be taking to the streets on Sunday to keep the town spick and span as part of The 'Let's Keep Tiverton Tidy' campaign.

Cullompton volunteers do their bit for community

Mid Devon Star:

2:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

Volunteers went to work at the Cullompton Community Association fields to carry out a wide range of jobs.

Mum's condition inspires twins to tackle Kilimanjaro

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

Twins from Tiverton are aiming to raise £10,000 for the MS Society Richard and Chris Salter, 21, chose the charity as it has been a huge support to their mum, who lives with multiple sclerosis (MS).

Charity founder backs progress in Bangladesh region

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Friday 4th July 2014

Robert Hodgson helped set up the Tiverton Sundarban Support Group in 1990 – and Tivertonians have been supporting essential development work there since.

Ruth honoured at Teaching Awards

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Friday 4th July 2014

Ruth Dixon of Hayward’s Primary School attended the reception to celebrate winning a 2014 Pearson Teaching Award.

Anonymous donor pays for Libby's new chair after responding to Star story

Mid Devon Star:

1:48pm Monday 30th June 2014

Anonymous donor comes forward to pay for a specialist piece of equipment that will allow a little girl from Tiverton to relax free from pain.

PHOTOS: League of Friends day at Huntsham Court

Mid Devon Star: PHOTOS: League of Friends day at Huntsham Court

4:00pm Saturday 28th June 2014

Charity day helped raise money for the League of Friends of Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton, at Huntsham Court near Tiverton on Wednesday.

Dodgy in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star: Acoustic artists wanted for Dodgy support slot

2:00pm Saturday 28th June 2014

Power pop trio Dodgy are playing at the Rose & Crown in Calverleigh on Friday, August 1, at 9pm.

Culmstock Festival cruises into town

Mid Devon Star: Culmstock Festival cruises into town

12:00pm Saturday 28th June 2014

Vintage car show cruises into Devon on Sunday, July 6, with the annual Culmstock Wheels event.

Help Libby relax free from pain

Mid Devon Star: Help Libby relax free from pain

10:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

A simple piece of equipment that costs just £500 would allow a little girl from Tiverton to relax free from pain.

Blundell's Head makes the top ten

Mid Devon Star: Blundell's Head makes the top ten

8:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

Nicola Huggett, of Blundell’s School, is the only West Country head teacher to make the top ten list in the Daily Telegraph.

Special pillar of the community

Mid Devon Star: Special pillar of the community

8:00am Friday 27th June 2014

Bob Webb from Crediton is to retire after 22 years of service.

Family fun at Exe Valley Leisure Centre

Mid Devon Star: In pictures: All the fun of the Furze

2:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

Whole weekend of fun coming soon at Exe Valley Leisure Centre, Tiverton. On July 5 and 6 the centre will open it’s doors to welcome families to join in a Family Fun Weekend.

Lapfrod Post Office to reopen

Mid Devon Star: The Post Office is benefitting from investment

12:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

Lapford Post Office will re-open on Monday July 7

Young farmers compete at area championships

Mid Devon Star: Young farmers compete at area championships

10:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

Farmers from across Devon travelled up to Lackham College in Wiltshire to participate in the South West Area competitions on Sunday June 15.

Register your Cully Card at the Cullompton Town Fayre

Mid Devon Star: Register your Cully Card at the Cullompton Town Fayre

8:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

Cullompton Traders Association is asking Cully Card holders to register their cards at the Cullompton Town Fayre

Blundell's Head makes the top ten

Mid Devon Star: Blundell's Head makes the top ten

4:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

Head of Blundell's School, Tiverton, has been named as one of the Good Schools Guide's ten Heads to watch.

PHOTOS: Tiverton High 'Dress as you dare' day

Mid Devon Star: PHOTOS: Tiverton High 'Dress as you dare' day

9:01am Tuesday 24th June 2014

Students dressed in a range of costumes to celebrate end of exams and their time at the school.

An evolutionary tale at Halberton Primary

Mid Devon Star: An evolutionary tale at Halberton Primary

4:00pm Saturday 21st June 2014

WILDLIFE was top of the bill at Halberton Primary School this week, as the children got up close and personal with a range of creatures and critters.

Police dog praised for 'Sharpe' work

Mid Devon Star: Police dog praised for 'Sharpe' work

12:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

A Police dog has been praised for its work in helping to find a missing vulnerable man in Tiverton on Wednesday.

Transport award for Market Bus chairman

Mid Devon Star: Transport award for Market Bus chairman

10:00am Friday 20th June 2014

Colin Radford has been named Community Transport Volunteer of the Year at the 15th annual Community Transport Awards ceremony last week.

District council wins carton award

Mid Devon Star: District council wins carton award

8:00am Friday 20th June 2014

Mid Devon District Council has won a Golden Carton Award for its work to increase beverage carton recycling in the district.

Road repairs under way in £7m council scheme

Mid Devon Star: The potholes before the markings were painted around them.

2:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

Roads in Mid Devon are set to benefit from the county council’s £7million repair fund as work to restore nearly 40 miles of road gets underway.

Group thanks outgoing president at charity lunch

Mid Devon Star: Group thanks outgoing president at charity lunch

11:02am Thursday 19th June 2014

THS Interact group held a lunch at Tiverton High School to say thank you and goodbye to out-going president Ellie Parsons.

Walking on the wild side at Halberton Primary School

Mid Devon Star: Walking on the wild side at Halberton Primary School

12:00pm Sunday 15th June 2014

'Zoo lab' day at primary school as part of 'Living and Growing' topic

Builder's tea party raises vital funds for charity

Mid Devon Star: Enjoy a host of treats at the Blooming Great Tea Party.

10:00am Sunday 15th June 2014

Tiverton branch of RGB Building Supplies is hosting a ‘Blooming Great Tea Party’ in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care.

Music and more

Mid Devon Star: Priest's 24 hour musical marathon ends on a triumphant note

8:00am Sunday 15th June 2014

Music Under the Stars returns to Bolham House in Tiverton on Saturday, June 28.

Parish pledges microchip support

Mid Devon Star: Parish pledges microchip support

12:00pm Saturday 14th June 2014

TIVERTON MP Neil Parish has pledged his support to a campaign to help save thousands of dogs in the UK through microchipping.

Mid Devon charities boosted by balloon festival

Mid Devon Star: Tiverton Balloon Festival

8:00am Saturday 14th June 2014

Children's Hospice South West and Devon Air Ambulance Trust chosen as main charities

Blundells's students to perform First World War classic

Mid Devon Star: Blundells's students to perform First World War classic

4:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

A TALENTED cast of Blundell's students are relishing the challenge of performing an epic Noel Coward play, Cavalcade

Museum unveils war-time exhibition

Mid Devon Star: Tiverton museum boosted by new railway exhibits

2:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

TIVERTON Museum's latest exhibition takes a look at Mid Devon at war

Cashback for Crediton Community Bookshop shareholders

Mid Devon Star: GPs prescribe self-help books for children in Somerset

2:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

ALMOST £10,000 is waiting to be collected by the 289 people who applied for shares to bring Cred-iton’s bookshop into community ownership.

'Pop-up' experience a hit at Huntsham Court

Mid Devon Star: 'Pop-up' experience a hit at Huntsham Court

12:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

Two of Devon's most exciting attractions have come together last week to create an exclusive experience at Huntsham Court.

New mayor 'honoured' to take on role

Mid Devon Star: New mayor 'honoured' to take on role

10:00am Friday 13th June 2014

Former pilot Rick Andrews elected as Mayor of Bradninch

CCTV upgrades to boost crime prevention in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star: Controversial camera to be permanently removed

8:00am Friday 13th June 2014

Police hoping upgrades lead to "direct increase in detected crimes.”

Gun specialist to visit Tiverton

2:00pm Sunday 8th June 2014

SPORTING Gun specialist, Gavin Gardiner, will be visiting Sotheby’s office in Tiverton, Hensleigh Cottage, Hensleigh) on Friday, June 13, 2014 to give advice and free auction valuations of all types of Sporting guns and rifles, both modern and vintage, as well as shooting accessories, gun cases and related items.

Sign up for museum day-trip

Mid Devon Star: Tiverton museum boosted by new railway exhibits

12:00pm Sunday 8th June 2014

TIVERTON Museum of Mid Devon Life is organizing a day trip to Poole Harbour on Wednesday June 18.






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