PHOTOS: Mid Devon Show

Mid Devon Star:

3:20pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SUNSHINE greeted this year's Mid Devon Show as the crowds flocked to Hartnoll Farm, Post Hill on Saturday for the one-day Agricultural Show.

Willand company sponsor Rovers warm-up kits

Mid Devon Star:

8:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

JS Engineering provide kit for club's first team

Grass fire at school in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star: Woman freed from car as firefighters stage first of three walkouts

8:17pm Sunday 27th July 2014

FIRE crews were called to a blaze at Blundells School, in Blundells Road, Tiverton, at 4.30pm today, Sunday, July 27.

Energy saving scheme will be winter warmer

Mid Devon Star: BT engineer leaves young family without heating and hot water for over a week

12:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

The scheme, entitled ‘CosyDevon’ will see up to £9 million invested in improving homes across the county.

Volunteers needed at Age UK

Mid Devon Star: Pharmacies join drive on age benefits

2:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

AGE UK is recruiting trustees who are dedicated to volunteering and improving the lives of elderly people and carers.

FORCE to offer services at mid Devon Show

Mid Devon Star: A PRIZE bull and handler gets ready for the Grand Parade.

12:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Local cancer charity that launched its first programme of outreach support in Tiverton earlier this year, will be offering its services at the Mid Devon Show on Saturday.

Achievements honoured at Blundell's

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Blundell's marked their achievements in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at a celebration evening at the school recently.

Local knowledge inspires Scarlett's winning suggestion

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Friday 25th July 2014

10-year-old Scarlett Owen’s suggestion which was chosen as the winning name for Taylor Wimpey’s new development.

Firefighters tackle Tiverton barn blaze

Mid Devon Star: Man rescued from flat fire after being trapped

7:26am Thursday 24th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have been tackling a barn fire through the night today, Thursday, Juky 24.

The Voice star Adam Isaac pops in to judge talent contest

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Star of BBC's 'The Voice', Adam Isaac dropped into St John's Catholic Primary School last week to judge the school's talent show

School celebrates immaculate results

Mid Devon Star:

2:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

Children and their teachers at Uplowman Primary School, Tiverton, have been celebrating after achieving immaculate results in their SATs.

Tiverton Canal Company to mark 40th birthday with Bank Holiday celebration

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Friday 18th July 2014

The celebrations, on August 25, will mark 40 years of horse-drawn barge operating along the banks of the Grand Western Canal, in the same year the canal marked its 200th birthday during a weekend of bicentenary celebrations in May.

Willand residents rescue injured bat

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Concerned residents in Willand Moor were surprised to find a small bat lying on a garden path unable to fly.

LEISURE: Tivoli, Tiverton listings

Mid Devon Star:

12:34pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Merlin Cinemas Listings for W/C Fri 18 July 2014 - Thu 24 July 2014 Our website: www.merlincinemas.co.uk

Tiverton NCS Team act to help hedgehogs

Mid Devon Star:

12:31pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Hedgehogs, whose numbers are in catastrophic decline due to loss of habitat, are being killed on our roads and by modern farming methods - this decline could see hedgehogs extinct by the year 2020.

Kris on a fast track as Troop Leader on Challenger two tanks

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Monday 14th July 2014

35-year-old second Lieutenant, is the first Reservist to be undertake a special fast-track recruiting process designed to provide the Army Reserve with a growing cadre of young officers who can underpin the expansion of the Reserves.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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






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