Exeter

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Mosaic Profile
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Local News

Latest news headlines from around the area


From local newspapers

Police issue updated image in Exmouth rape appeal From Exmouth Journal
Police have released an amended image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a rape…

Lunch club lands £1,000 Vodafone windfall From Exmouth Journal
Organisers of a Brixington lunch club have been gifted £1,000 to help them continue to serve ch…

Town’s generosity hailed after best ever poppy sale From Exmouth Journal
Poppy Appeal organisers in Exmouth have thanked the town after raising more money than ever before.

Dartmoor prisoner to appear in court after guards finds mobile phone in his cell From This is Exeter
A prisoner at HMP Dartmoor has appeared in court charged with having a mobile phone in his cell.
Wa…

Devon police warn public not to fall victim of the ’12 Online Frauds of Christmas’ From This is Exeter
Devon police are warning shoppers to beware of the “12 Online Frauds of Christmas”.
As the festive …

Residents vs University: Public win ‘right of way’ battle over Exeter footpath From This is Exeter
Residents have won a battle against Exeter University to reopen a popular footpath that was blocked …

From Devon County Council

Businesses encouraged to get behind a bid for Exeter to be a Social Enterprise City
Devon County Council is lending its support for Exeter to become a Social Enterprise City in 2015

Part-night street lighting roll-out continues in Duryard and Pennsylvania, Exeter
Around 650 streetlights in residential streets in Duryard and Pennsylvania will be converted to part…

Construction event promotes healthier and safer working culture
Construction workers across the South West have been brushing up on their health and safety knowledg…

£25,000 bill for eBay trader convicted of selling fake cosmetics
An eBay seller from Exmouth who was convicted of supplying fake and unsafe cosmetic products has bee…

New Heritage Trust for Somerset and Devon
The West County’s rich past gained a new champion this week when the South West Heritage Trust too…

Tell us what you think about plans to improve Hollow Lane
Residents in Exeter are being asked for their views on plans to create a new recreational park and a…

Traffic signals at Acorn Junction Exeter to be replaced
Works are due to start on 3 November 2014 to replace the traffic signals at the Acorn junction in Ex…

Energy for Exeter – the new waste facility is opened
The Chairman of Devon County Council, Cllr George Gribble, officially opens Exeter’s new energy re…

Open Data Forum: Encouraging openness and transparency, October 22nd
Devon County Council is continuing to open up more information about the council, its contracts and …

More smokers sign up to quit at Stoptober roadshow in Exeter
A total of 174 more smokers pledged to quit the habit when the national Stoptober roadshow visited E…

Exeter secondary school head resigns
The head of West Exe School in Exeter is leaving at Christmas. Vicki Carah is moving to France with …

Swap fags for gags at Exeter Stoptober Roadshow
The Comedy Fitness Brothers will be part of the nationwide Stoptober roadshow in Exeter on Friday Oc…

Major expansion plan for city primary
A £1.8 million expansion plan for an Exeter primary school is set to be given the go ahead next wee…

Cyclo-cross event for young cyclists
Young cyclists aged from seven to 16 have the opportunity to take part in a Go Ride Racing cyclo-cro…

Transport Minister marks start of work on Newcourt railway station
Transport Minister Baroness Kramer has marked the start of construction on the £1.5 million Newcour…

Work to start on airport access road improvements
Work to start on £1.4 million upgrade to the B3184 to improve the link from the A30 to Exeter Airpo…

Work to start on new link to Tithebarn Lane
Work to start on new £3 million link to connect the existing Tithebarn Lane bridge and the northern…

Riders excited at prospect of Devon Stage of The Tour
Pro rider Chris Opie, of Rapha Condor JLT, and former pro Colin Lewis have previewed some of this ye…

Past and present cycling heroes preview Devon Stage of The Tour
Professional cycling stars past and present will help launch this year’s Devon Stage of the Friends …

Work to start on junction improvements
Work to get underway on £180,000 scheme to tackle congestion and improve safety at the junction of …

Devon schools make music together
Just days after Glastonbury, Devon staged its very own music festival with the 10th Schools’ Music…

Literary cash prize will benefit Pinhoe library
Devon County Councillor Roger Croad has thanked local prize winning author Kevin Brooks for donating…

Youth work in Devon to continue from local hubs
Devon will retain a professional youth work service and eight area-based youth centre hubs if propos…

Statement on death of 12 year old girl in Exeter
A 12 year old Exeter girl died last night (Friday) following a tragic accident outside the Pheonix Y…

Crowds flock to see the refurbished Exeter Library
Hundreds of visitors flocked to see the newly refurbished Exeter Library, which reopened today.


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