PHOTOS: Willand Rovers' FA Cup tie

Mid Devon Star:

11:15am Thursday 30th October 2014

WILLAND Rovers' FA Cup dream may have come to an end, but the hundreds of fans who turned out to support them still had a great day out.

Aston Manor Cider agree Rugby League sponsorship

Mid Devon Star:

11:09am Thursday 30th October 2014

TIVERTON-based Aston Manor Cider has increased its sponsorship investment to increase the profile already established in Rugby League as part of the growth strategy for the Kingstone Press brand.

Canine candidate, Wilberforce, is runner-up in Westminster Dog Of The Year

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

WILBERFORCE, a seven year old Labrador Retriever, belonging to Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton, just missed out on a place on the podium in the 22nd annual Westminster Dog of the Year competition.

TV’s Countryfile features Old Blundellian’s innovative wool business

Mid Devon Star:

4:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE entrepreneurship and enterprise of an Old Blundellian will feature on BBC One’s Countryfile programme on Sunday, November 2.

Junction 27 developer finds support in Mid Devon

Mid Devon Star:

3:16pm Sunday 26th October 2014

PEOPLE in Mid Devon think the district council should do all it can to boost the local economy and encourage residents to spend their money in the area, according to a poll.

PHOTOS: Musical magic at Tidcombe Primary School

Mid Devon Star:

4:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

PENS and pencils were replaced by recorders as pupils at Tidcombe Primary School spent the afternoon making music.

Bootleg Swingband to bring lively set to the New Hall, Tiverton

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

THE Bootleg Swingband are set to bring their lively and exciting set to the New Hall, Tiverton on November 8.

Katherine Ryan at Comedy Hall in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

FOLLOWING a totally sold-out run recently at London’s Soho Theatre and at the Edinburgh Festival, Katherine Ryan arrives at Comedy Hall in Tiverton on Saturday November 8.

Anniversary celebrations at Tiverton Specsavers

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A TIVERTON optician invited the town to celebrate its 25th anniversary by hosting a weekend of family-fun activities.

Tiverton TIC going for gold at Tourism Awards

Mid Devon Star: TIVERTON Tourist Information Centre.

8:00am Friday 24th October 2014

TIVERTON’S Tourist Info-rmation Service is among the finalists for the Tourist Information Service of the Year award in Devon Tour-ism Awards 2014.

Aston Manor Cider raises a glass to success in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star:

2:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A MAJOR business in Tiverton has unveiled how the latest investment programme has expanded capacity and enhanced the environmental performance of the site.

Enquiries continue after Body found on M5, near Willand

Mid Devon Star:

2:03pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

ENQUIRIES are continuing into the death of a 25-year-old man whose body was found on the main carriageway of the M5, near Willand.

Fears for region's roads

Mid Devon Star: Parkway

3:42pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Tiverton councillor speaks out over budget cuts

Tiverton Dramatic Society presents 'Accidents and Guarding Angels' at the New Hall

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

The comedy is set in funeral director’s Reeper Funeral Services, run by George Reeper and his daughter Vera.

Fashion and gifts event

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

Age UK Mid Devon is to stage a charity Fashion and Gifts Evening on Thursday, November 6, at the Tiverton Hotel, following the success of last year’s event.

Police issue salesman warning

Mid Devon Star:

4:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

MID Devon residents are being warned by Devon and Cornwall Police to be wary of ‘unscrupulous’ door-to-door salesmen operating in the area.

Beat Your Depression For Good - Book Launch

Mid Devon Star:

2:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

A WILLAND author, whose latest release presents depression sufferers with a solution, says her book can help people find their ‘real selves’.

porting Gun valuation days hope to trigger off great discoveries in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star: Judge/auction  hammer (8191241)

12:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

SPORTING gun specialist Gavin Gardiner is visiting Sotheby’s office in Tiverton to give advice and free auction valuations on all types of sporting guns and rifles, both modern and vintage.

A little bit of peace and choir for high school teachers

Mid Devon Star:

1:23pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

STAFF at Tiverton High School have been making the most of their time away from the classroom . . . by taking part in lunchtime choir rehearsals.

Time to boss the opposition as Tiverton golfer records hole-in-one

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

A TIVERTON golfer has been celebrating after scoring a hole-in-one during a recent club competition.

Traffic delays in Tiverton following accident

Mid Devon Star: Councillor probes accident tragedy after woman, 28, dies in car smash

9:59am Friday 10th October 2014

THE A396 Great Western Way, in Tiverton, is partially blocked following an accident.

Young talent at folk club

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Friday 10th October 2014

‘EXCEPTIONAL’ and ‘special’ are not uncommon words used in describing the talented performers Bradninch Folk Club has had the privilege of hosting.

Arabian Nights comes to Huntsham Court

Mid Devon Star: Hospital fundraiser at Huntsham Court

12:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

HUNTSHAM Court has announced details of its latest and most exotic Supper Club.

Tiverton golfer records elusive hole-in-one

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

Angela Short, 64, scored her ace on the 115-yard, par-three fourth at Tiverton GC, and the 21-handicapper was rewarded with membership of the exclusive BOSS Watches H1 Club and a specially-commissioned, commemorative timepiece.

All Party Parliamentary Group for Eggs, Pigs and Poultry holds evidence sessions on Antibiotics, Animal Welfare and Planning

Mid Devon Star: MP Neil Parish.

8:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

TIVERTON MP Neil Parish - who is also chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Eggs, Pigs and Poultry - has announced that the Group will be holding oral evidence sessions at the Houses of Parliament as part of an inquiry into the responsible use of antibiotics in livestock farming.

Tiverton resident Chloe Carter embarks on an inspirational trip with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Friday 3rd October 2014

Chloe Carter, 13, took part in the trip with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust, along with 16 other young people aged eight to 18 in recovery from cancer.

Silverton couple bring up 65th wedding anniversary

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

Frank and Margaret Sutton, aged 88 and 83 respectively, reached their landmark blue sapphire anniversary with a family meal.

PHOTOS: Natural disaster day at Halberton Primary School

Mid Devon Star:

9:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

FIRES, floods and earthquakes crashed through Halberton Primary School as pupils took part in a ‘natural disaster day’ on Wednesday.

At least 6,000 homes in the South West escaped deadly gas incidents in the last year

Mid Devon Star: Clacton gas explosion

4:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

TO mark the start of Gas Safety Week (15 – 21 September), new research released today has revealed at least 6,000 homes across the South West have escaped deadly gas incidents, such as explosions, fires and carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, in the last year.

Willand villagers revolt over potential housing development

Mid Devon Star:

6:01pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Petition with over 1,000 signatures says resounding NO to housing plans which would turn Willand into town

Morrisons launches new Academy of Food in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star:

5:42pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

NEW resource available for Tiverton’s pupils and teachers

Dahlicious day at Tidcombe Primary School

Mid Devon Star:

5:27pm Monday 29th September 2014

TIDCOMBE Primary School went Dahlicious last week as the children attempted short stories of their own, inspired by author Roald Dahl.

Tiverton jobs and apprenticeships fair coming soon

Mid Devon Star: MP Neil Parish.

4:44pm Monday 29th September 2014

TIVERTON MP Neil Parish is holding the Mid Devon Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair on Friday, October 3 at Tiverton High School - in association with the National Apprenticeship Service and Jobs Centre Plus.

Tiverton housebuilder gives Bampton schoolchildren sporting chance

Mid Devon Star:

4:46pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

CHILDREN at Bampton Primary School are pictured wearing their smart new sport kit.

Tiverton Amateur Operatic Society promise "a classic musical" with Half A Sixpence

Mid Devon Star:

4:12pm Friday 19th September 2014

TIVERTON Amateur Operatic Society’s latest show, the musical Half A Sixpence, comes to the New Hall from next Monday to Saturday.

Applecart brings 'i am Mark' to Exeter

12:16pm Friday 19th September 2014

AN explosive new production casting Jesus as a rebel leader, and featuring a terrorist strapping a bomb to himself, is set to challenge traditional church goers when it opens this weekend.

Fight to 'keep Willand as a village' in face of potential 344-homes development

Mid Devon Star:

11:46am Friday 19th September 2014

THE village of Willand could be turned into a town if a potential development of 344 homes goes ahead, protesters fear.

Connor's a Tough Mudder

Mid Devon Star:

8:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

HepcoMotion, sponsored one of its employees, Connor Gowen, in his entry to the Tough Mudder 2014 event in North West England on August 16 and 17.

Unattended cooking leads to fire at home in Tiverton

Mid Devon Star:

5:13pm Saturday 13th September 2014

TWO Tiverton fire crews were sent to deal with a fire at a home in the town today.

New Conservation Area in Tiverton

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

4:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Following public consultation in April and May 2014, the Blundell's Conservation Area was adopted by Full Council on September 3 and is the 51st in the District.

Train station festival back for another season

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

TIVERTON Parkway train station will be transformed into a live music venue once again this year, as the Two Moors Festival's mini concerts series returns to the station's ticket office for another season.

Storm "legacy" bridges being reinstated

Mid Devon Star: WATERSTAVE Bridge in Bradninch.

8:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Work to replace two listed bridges that were washed away in severe floods almost two years ago, is expected to be completed early next year.

'Give Gold' to Tiverton charity

Mid Devon Star: COLLECTING: Ten charities have permission.

2:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

CLIC Sargent's Tiverton charity shop is calling on shoppers to 'Give Gold' this September by donating their unwanted gold throughout Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Museum launches 'Barney's Bunch' youth club

Mid Devon Star:

12:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life has launched 'Barney's Bunch' - a new club for 2-5 year-olds, starting later this month.

Fun day at Bradninch Youth Group

Mid Devon Star: Rosemary Collins at the tombola

6:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Youth Group is holding a fun day at the youth centre on September 14.

'Iranalamadingdong' at Exeter Corn Exchange

Mid Devon Star: Omid Djalili

2:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Omid Djalili's new tour show 'Iranalamadingdong' comes to Exeter Corn Exchange on October 13.

LEISURE: Tom Stade at Tiverton Comedy Hall

Mid Devon Star:

10:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

Canadian comedian Tom Stade brings his unrivalled wit and irresistible charm to Tiverton Comedy Hall on September 26.

Neil Parish publishes religious slaughter report

Mid Devon Star: MP Neil Parish.

8:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

MP Neil Parish has published a report into Meat Slaughtered in Accordance with Religious Rites.

Wet weather can't dampen Canal's Bank Holiday celebrations

Mid Devon Star:

4:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Bank Holiday Monday was a day of double celebration on the water as both the Grand Western Canal and the Tiverton Canal Company marked their 200th and 40th anniversaries respectively.

Student's art on show at Coldharbour Mill

Mid Devon Star:

2:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Artwork from students at Uffculme School has been displayed at Coldharbour Mill throughout the summer as part of the Summer Art Show.






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