May - National Walking Month image

May - National Walking Month

We are very fortunate to live where we do in Ottery St Mary as we are surrounded by some beautiful areas with designated routes for walking.  With the National Walking Month being announced for the...

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Extended Library Opening Hours for Ottery St Mary

The new Library and Information Centre in Silver Street will shortly be open 6 days a week. From April 25 the Library will be open on Tuesday evenings from 5pm to 7pm and Wednesday mornings from...

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Fonesnap Competition Winners announced image

Fonesnap Competition Winners announced

I'm sure you will all agree that these are fabulous pictures!Well done to you allFirst Prize : Frankie RobertsSecond Prize : Alexandra Fearn-SmithThird Prize : Lily PendrayCommended : Libby Shaw

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Sorry to see you go!

Tonight as I drove down Yonder Street past what was normally a bright welcoming light in Ottery, all that left was one little uplight above the co-op sign.  A sad sight to see as I frequently would...

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Goodbye Betty image

Goodbye Betty

I was sadden to hear today that Betty had passed away on the 8th March.  You may remember two of my previous blogs about Betty.  A lady from West Hill who paid over £1000 for a traditional Christmas...

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