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Richard Coley our Citizen of the Year 2018

Richard Coley was nominated for his community spirit. He has been on the Pixie Day committee for 40 years most of them as the chairman, leading a small band of volunteers to put on Pixie Day every...

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Devon Walks...

Did you know that if you walked every day for a year in Devon, you would never have to walk the same path twice?  What a great fact!  If you are stuck on things to do this February half term with...

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The Recycled Candle Company

I popped in to see these guys last week and found an amazing aroma of Christmas spices floating in the shop!  I stood in the shop and just chatted with Richard as he made ... more candles.  The...

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My days in Ottery - A personal perspective by Arturo Figueroa

Ever since my first visit to Ottery St Mary, I have loved various things about it: the peaceful atmosphere (only broken by the punctual chimes of the bells or by a plane passing by), the kindness of...

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Recycling Stars!

I found this article which I thought I'd share with you as you are all part of the statistics.  According to East Devon District Council's Residents' e-magazine, we are all "recycling stars"!Overall...

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