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Sir Ben Bradshaw: Being an MP has been the best job in the world

Sir Ben Bradshaw says he cannot think of a single day when he has regretted putting his hat in the ring to be MP for Exeter 28 years ago - in his final Express and Echo and DevonLive column

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Rishi Sunak 'ignoring opinion polls' as PM says sorry for Brixham Cryptosporidium outbreak

The prime minister said that “Labour have no ideas and no plan” during his visit today (May 29)

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Man drowns at Meldon Reservoir

A passer-by found 47-year-old Shaun Northcott, of Okehampton, who had drowned at Dartmoor beauty spot Meldon Reservoir

Exeter Observer - Local news that matters

Library Lates Windrush celebration // On Our Radar

A family-friendly Windrush Day celebration with music, poetry, dance, exhibitions and crafts.

Exeter Observer - Local news that matters

Exeter St Thomas improvement bid rejected as Devon denied step-free access funding for five years // News

Two-thirds of Access for All money to go to Conservative seats as low-key Department for Transport announcement finds its way into constituency-level news stories and political PR across the country.

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Live: Exeter's Iron Bridge closed after crash

Iron Bridge is currently closed due to an accident, with traffic building up at both ends of the one-way road

Exeter Observer - Local news that matters

Shillingford solstice celebration // On Our Radar

A seasonal celebration with farm tour, seasonal food, crafts, cakes and drinks.

Devon Live - Exeter

Goodbye to the 'marquee signings' who never quite justified the tag

Looking forward to watching new players is one of the good things about the summer break. And I for one can’t wait for new names and new faces to slowly be released,

Devon Live - Exeter

'Missing child' near railway line sparks police incident

Train services were impacted for several hours this afternoon as police responded to reports of a child spotted alone near Cranbrook railway station

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Live: Exeter city centre road closed after crash

Police and an ambulance are on the scene after a cyclist was injured after a collision with a vehicle

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Exeter cyclists slam council for 'letting down' kids by axing LTN trial

The Exeter Cycling Campaign has hit out at the council for plans to end a controversial traffic experiment in the city early, saying it 'should not require bravery to cycle to school'

Devon Live - Exeter

Live: Railway rush hour delays following police incident

A police helicopter was spotted circling Cranbrook railway station, near Exeter Airport, earlier this afternoon

Devon Live - Exeter

80 new homes to be built in Exeter despite two refusals and hundreds of objections

Exeter City Council's two refusals of an 80 home development on the edge of the city were successfully appealed in 2022

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Exeter man charged after ten giant tortoises found dead in woodland

Ten giant tortoises were found dead in East Devon after their heating system failed

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Iberian heat surge set to hit UK next week - after wet half-term

After a wet bank holiday weekend for many, forecasters finally predict some summer sunshine heading for the UK

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Map shows staggering number of Devon bank closures

Closures have had a major impact on the high street, say experts

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Hour-by-hour weather forecast for Devon and Cornwall this bank holiday Monday

There's even some mist and fog in places

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Devon tenant tries to sue landlord and spectacularly fails

Residents have been warned about the pitfalls of "no win, no fee" legal services and cold callers

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Devonshire Balloon and Music Festival leaves families feeling deflated and angry

The organisers of Devonshire Balloon and Music Festival have responded to criticisms over its first two-day event at Exeter Racecourse.

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Brave Exeter mum christens her stoma bag 'Poui Vitton'

Exeter mum-of-three Amy Green was given a shock diagnosis of bowel cancer after undergoing an operation