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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Double win for Bideford as Dan Mapp and Brendon Patton win Braunton 10k and 10milerlater with a time of 1hr and 4secs. South Molton Strugglers’ Paul Cooke was thi
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 14 hours ago
later with a time of 1hr and 4secs. South Molton Strugglers’ Paul Cooke was third, coming in after 1hr, 1min and 48secs. Ilfracombe Running Club’s Mary Menon was the fastest female over 10 miles, finishing in 1hr, 3mins and 7secs. Rachel Bunting... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Recalling Patsy and Brenda Leemate, Jayne Denham, asked Matt to join her for the last leg of the Burrumbuttoc
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 hours ago
mate, Jayne Denham, asked Matt to join her for the last leg of the Burrumbuttock Hay Runners epic errand of mercy to Ilfracombe in Queensland. “This is an absolute honour to be invited along. It’s a great cause and is history in the making,”... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Properties evacuated near Barnstaple due to floodingare urging the public to stay safe and be vigilant following flooding and road
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted yesterday
are urging the public to stay safe and be vigilant following flooding and road closures in North Devon, particularly in the Ilfracombe and Barnstaple areas. A number of properties have been evacuated at Kentisbury, Swimbridge and Landkey in... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Flood alert issued for North Devontaken by Andy Casey Photograhy. The Environment Agency is warning of possible
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted yesterday
taken by Andy Casey Photograhy. The Environment Agency is warning of possible flooding in Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe and Combe Martin from late morning through to this evening (Sunday). Prolonged heavy rainfall overnight and... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Ilfracombe man in ‘critical condition’ after collision with ambulance on North Devon Link Road Witnesses are being sought to a serious collision on the A361 North Devon Lin
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
Witnesses are being sought to a serious collision on the A361 North Devon Link Road near Tiverton. Picture: Google Pedestrian fighting for his life after... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Thousands of pounds worth of power tools stolen in Ilfracombe crime spree Thousands of pounds worth of power tools were taken in one night, when thieve
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
Thousands of pounds worth of power tools were taken in one night, when thieves broke into three parked vans in Ilfracombe. A spate of thefts took place overnight between... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
New Beechfield Centre set for Fremingtoncouncil into the community but also to fill those gaps.” The old portable Beec
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
council into the community but also to fill those gaps.” The old portable Beechfield Centre was originally brought from Ilfracombe in 1977 but had to be condemned as unsafe and closed in June last year. Councillor Frank Biederman said the floor... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Ilfracombe and Combe Martin road to close for five days The A399 at Watermouth near Berrynarbor is scehduled for closure from January
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
The A399 at Watermouth near Berrynarbor is scehduled for closure from January 18-22, 2018. Picture: Google The A399 at Watermouth will be closed for a maximum of five days while resurfacing is... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
SWP League: Winless week for North Devon sidesOllie Saunders levelled things up midway through the second half. The Fisherme
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Ollie Saunders levelled things up midway through the second half. The Fishermen are at home to Teignmouth on Saturday. Ilfracombe Town welcomed University of Exeter to Marlborough Park, where the visitors would leave 3-1 winners. Uni did the... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon Football League: Brayford and Combe Martin cup final spots decidedMarsh both found the net to give the visitors a 2-0 win. The Combe Martin Cup
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Marsh both found the net to give the visitors a 2-0 win. The Combe Martin Cup fixtures saw both semi-finals end 3-1. At Ilfracombe, it was the Bluebirds who overcame Pilton Academicals. The visitors took the lead through Lloyd Bryant, but the... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Dog shows, business advice and more in the North Devon what’s on guideHo!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A B
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A BOOK: Reading group with a difference, Ilfracombe Library 10-11.30am, listen to stories & poems read aloud, share your thoughts with others, no reading... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Come out all guns blazing in 2018 with these brilliant training opportunitieswant more adjustability from your horse or want to start from scratch, this is
Horse and Hound / Posted 7 days ago
want more adjustability from your horse or want to start from scratch, this is for you.” Venue: Mullacott Event Centre, Ilfracombe Details: “Individual and group lessons available with John Chubb who successfully competes at BD (British... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon rugby round-up: Torrington’s plight continuesTopsham trounced Totnes 66-22 to snatch top spot. New Cross are the visitors t
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Topsham trounced Totnes 66-22 to snatch top spot. New Cross are the visitors to Unicorn Park this Saturday afternoon. Ilfracombe were left gameless when St Columba and Torpoint cried off against them due to team-raising issues. As Columba... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
New Ilfracombe restaurant set to open thanks to crowdfunding campaign Thomas Carr at The Olive Room in Ilfracombe. Picture: Charmain Lovett Michel
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Thomas Carr at The Olive Room in Ilfracombe. Picture: Charmain Lovett Michelin star chef Thomas Carr is set to open a second restaurant in Ilfracombe this March To send a link... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
A week in pictures from North DevonLisa Ebdon iwitness24_3495658_Winter Some of my favourite winter shots. Pictu
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
Lisa Ebdon iwitness24_3495658_Winter Some of my favourite winter shots. Picture: Deborah Dumont Huge waves pounding Ilfracombe. Picture: Nick Dickenson Some of my favourite winter shots. Picture: Deborah Dumont Some of my favourite winter... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Watch: North Devon health campaigners say care at home is not workinghave enough time to properly visit their patients. It follows the closure of b
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
have enough time to properly visit their patients. It follows the closure of beds at community hospitals in Torrington, Ilfracombe, Bideford and Holsworthy. SOHS is also conducting a survey of Care Closer to Home patients and their families and... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Marie Curie appeal seeks sociable North Devon volunteers‘enthusiastic and sociable’ people, who are good with money, to volunteer as co
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
‘enthusiastic and sociable’ people, who are good with money, to volunteer as collection box coordinators in Barnstaple and Ilfracombe. Collection box coordinators are given responsibility for their own network of boxes in a local area. They... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
On the road to salvationwent in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
went in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire 80-kilometre stretch between Barcaldine and Ilfracombe. “There were thousands of dead kangaroos everywhere and not a blade of grass.” Many truckies offer to deliver... Read more
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Western Advocate
On the road to salvationwent in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
went in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire 80-kilometre stretch between Barcaldine and Ilfracombe. “There were thousands of dead kangaroos everywhere and not a blade of grass.” Many truckies offer to deliver... Read more
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Daily Liberal
On the road to salvationwent in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
went in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire 80-kilometre stretch between Barcaldine and Ilfracombe. “There were thousands of dead kangaroos everywhere and not a blade of grass.” Many truckies offer to deliver... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
On the road to salvationwent in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
went in April with 406 trailers, there wasn’t one word spoken during the entire 80-kilometre stretch between Barcaldine and Ilfracombe. “There were thousands of dead kangaroos everywhere and not a blade of grass.” Many truckies offer to deliver... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Ilfracombe’s Joshua Tree Project takes on a hotel The Tree House Hotel in Fore Street is forging links with The Joshua Tree Pro
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
The Tree House Hotel in Fore Street is forging links with The Joshua Tree Project. Picture: Brett Bensley A planning application is bidding to turn a unused annex at The Tree House Hotel in Fore... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
SWP League: Torridgeside bounce back to claim point against league leadersleaders Barry Paine’s side hold Newton Abbot spurs at Donnacroft Torridgeside
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
leaders Barry Paine’s side hold Newton Abbot spurs at Donnacroft Torridgeside bounced back from last weekend’s defeat to Ilfracombe with a draw on Saturday. T-Side drew 1-1 with Division One East leaders Newton Abbot Spurs at Donnacroft in one... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Ilfracombe 4G help for Freeview customers If you are having Freeviw problems in Ilfracombe, read on... If the new 4G s
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
If you are having Freeviw problems in Ilfracombe, read on... If the new 4G services in Ilfracombe are interfering with your Freeviw TV, you can get free help and support to fix it People in Ilfracombe have... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon rugby round-up: Wins for Torrington and South Moltonfrom the halfway line and Dan Johnson finishing the day off with a fine effort.
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 14 days ago
from the halfway line and Dan Johnson finishing the day off with a fine effort. Molton go to Exeter Saracens on Saturday. Ilfracombe lost at home for the first time this season when Buckfastleigh defeated them 10-5. Jack Marriott scored a... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
South West Peninsula League restructure provides more opportunities for North Devon Football League sidesthe potential for two clubs from each of its feeder leagues - including the Nor
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 14 days ago
the potential for two clubs from each of its feeder leagues - including the North Devon Premier. Appledore, Holsworthy, Ilfracombe Town and Torridgeside currently compete in step seven. The new structure means Holsworthy, who currently have to... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Week in pictures from North DevonI really enjoy taking night shots as so much can be captured in a shot especial
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
I really enjoy taking night shots as so much can be captured in a shot especially when using a long exposure. I live in Ilfracombe and I am constantly amazed at how photogenic this little town really is. Picture: Nick Dickenson North Devon is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cyber expert accused of creating malware claims confession was coercedas it could be in the UK's legal system. Hutchins was arrested at a Las Vegas
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
as it could be in the UK's legal system. Hutchins was arrested at a Las Vegas airport as he prepared to fly back home to Ilfracombe, Devon, after attending a hacking convention Hutchins has pleaded not guilty to all the charges against him and... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Big Bideford Benefit Gig for Clarityon the main stage, after the popular festival outgrew its original venue. Youn
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
on the main stage, after the popular festival outgrew its original venue. Young artists excel with entries in the annual Ilfracombe Art & Craft Society Gallery competition Do you want to walk the South West coastpath? Funny new book Just Off For... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon New Year what’s on guide 2018Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A B
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A BOOK: Reading group with a difference, Ilfracombe Library 10-11.30am, listen to stories & poems read aloud, share your thoughts with others, no reading... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Fancy a challenge in 2018? Try these North Devon running events...for those who prefer something a little shorter. Entry starts from £36. Visit t
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
for those who prefer something a little shorter. Entry starts from £36. Visit the AONB Marathon page for more information. Ilfracombe Turbine Trail (July) Ilfracombe Running Club’s summer race takes entrants from West Down Community Field across... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Second day of flood warnings as high tides hit North Devonsituation, we’ll issue updates for changes.” Lower level flood alerts have als
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
situation, we’ll issue updates for changes.” Lower level flood alerts have also been issued for the Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe and Combe Martin areas, as well as Exmoor Rivers. The flood defence gates were closed at Instow this morning to... Read more
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This is West Country
Storm Eleanor: Flood warnings in place for Somerset coastlinestanding water on roads near The Esplanade, Riverside Road and Lynmouth Street.
This is West Country / Posted 19 days ago
standing water on roads near The Esplanade, Riverside Road and Lynmouth Street. Do not drive through flood water or waves. Ilfracombe - flooding is expected for Ilfracombe over the high tide on Wednesday morning. High water at Ilfracombe is at... Read more
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This is West Country
Storm Eleanor: Flood warnings in place for Somerset coastlinestanding water on roads near The Esplanade, Riverside Road and Lynmouth Street.
This is West Country / Posted 20 days ago
standing water on roads near The Esplanade, Riverside Road and Lynmouth Street. Do not drive through flood water or waves. Ilfracombe - flooding is expected for Ilfracombe over the high tide on Wednesday morning. High water at Ilfracombe is at... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Ilfracombe Town put four past Torridgeside in South West Peninsula League Bluebirds come out on top in North Devon derby in Division One East on Saturd
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
Bluebirds come out on top in North Devon derby in Division One East on Saturday A second-half hat-trick from Simon Townsend helped Ilfracombe Town to a derby win over... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Crowdfunder launched for new Thomas Carr restaurant in Ilfracombe Thomas Carr (inset) hopes to open a new Seafood and Grill restaurant at The L
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
Thomas Carr (inset) hopes to open a new Seafood and Grill restaurant at The Lamb premises in Ilfracombe High Street. Picture: Contributed Michelin star chef is aiming to open a new... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Shock Mansour move, Maroons greats join coaching staffoutdoors but Cowboys prop Scott Bolton has a new challenger to the crown. Matt
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 21 days ago
outdoors but Cowboys prop Scott Bolton has a new challenger to the crown. Matt Scott grew up a long way from the water in Ilfracombe in the remote western areas of Queensland but has wasted little time exposing his ‘mini me’, son Hugo, to the... Read more
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News.com.au
Shock move for Mansour, Maroons greats join coaching staffoutdoors but Cowboys prop Scott Bolton has a new challenger to the crown. Matt
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
outdoors but Cowboys prop Scott Bolton has a new challenger to the crown. Matt Scott grew up a long way from the water in Ilfracombe in the remote western areas of Queensland but has wasted little time exposing his ‘mini me’, son Hugo, to the... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Irish nationalist Anna Parnell is remembered in Ilfracombe The grave of leading female Irish nationalist Anna Parnell at Holy Trinity Ch
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 23 days ago
The grave of leading female Irish nationalist Anna Parnell at Holy Trinity Church in Ilfracombe. Picture: Fine Memorials A century after her death, the North Devon grave of a once... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Police appeal after assault on teenager in Brauntona police appeal for witnesses. The incident took place on Monday, December 18
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 24 days ago
a police appeal for witnesses. The incident took place on Monday, December 18 at around 4.30pm. The teenager from Ilfracombe was next to the Co-op in Exeter Road when a man got out of a dark blue estate car whilst at the traffic lights and... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Milestones and more to come - North Devon Council leader reviews the yearperformance on record for the planning team determining applications • Green F
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 27 days ago
performance on record for the planning team determining applications • Green Flag Awards retained at Bicclescombe Park, Ilfracombe and Yeo Valley Community Woodland, Barnstaple. • Introduced new music and web casting technology at the North... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
PUBLIC NOTICE LICENSING ACT 2003have applied to the Licensing Authority at North Devon District Council for the
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
have applied to the Licensing Authority at North Devon District Council for the grant of a Premises Licence at Torrs Park, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 8AZ and known as Westwell Hall. The application is: To enable the sale of alcohol on the premises to... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Meet the 12 dogs of Christmas Can you help find a home for one of the 12 dogs of Christmas at Dogs Trust Il
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
Can you help find a home for one of the 12 dogs of Christmas at Dogs Trust Ilfracombe? Can you give one of these homeless hounds a loving new start this holiday season? But remember – a dog is for life, not just for... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Four great festive North Devon walksWales. From Highveer Point one looks down on Heddon’s Mouth with it’s pebble be
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
Wales. From Highveer Point one looks down on Heddon’s Mouth with it’s pebble beach and restored lime kiln. The return is an easy walk along the old road, now an attractive track, where the Ilfracombe to Minehead horse-drawn coaches ran in times p... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Christmas North Devon what’s on guide 2017Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A B
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A BOOK: Reading group with a difference, Ilfracombe Library 10-11.30am, listen to stories & poems read aloud, share your thoughts with others, no reading... Read more

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