New Highway Code Changes - in effect from Saturday 29 January 2022 image

New Highway Code Changes - in effect from Saturday 29 January 2022

Rules for all types of road users have been updated in The Highway Code to improve the safety of people walking, cycling and riding horses. The changes made to The Highway Code are applicable from...

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Our beautiful Parish Church Bells image

Our beautiful Parish Church Bells

Loudly proclaim with one accordThe sound of church bells ringing out on Christmas morning was part of the radio landscape (on BBC national radio) for just over four decades.  The peal of bells from...

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Ottery play area to get £50k revamp, with 12 metre zip wire image

Ottery play area to get £50k revamp, with 12 metre zip wire

An Ottery play area, designed by more than 200 local children, is getting a £50,000 revamp, with new equipment including a ground level trampoline and a 12 metre zip wire. The Winter’s Lane play...

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Coldharbour Farm Shop's very own GIN! image

Coldharbour Farm Shop's very own GIN!

I've recently read that good friends don't offer advice, they offer gin!This is definitely true of our local ladies Andrea and Beth co-owners of Coldharbour Farm Shop.  The shop doesn't only sell...

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A tribute to the late Phylllis Baxter image

A tribute to the late Phylllis Baxter

A PLAQUE TO HONOUR THE LATE PHYLLIS BAXTER (THE FORMER OTTERY ST MARY TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE MANAGER AND TOWN COUNCIL EMPLOYEE)The plaque design and wording were produced by the Town Council's...

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