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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
The same height as a German Shepherd, lovely 'Diddy' is full of character. Photo by: Peter Windeatt

Rescued pony the size of a German Shepherd is horse charity’s smallest yet

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Boats berthed in Sutton Harbour from previous Classic Boat Rallies. Photo: Mary O'Leary

Historic boats, many that are over 100 years old, will enter Plymouth’s waters for the Sutton Harbour Plymouth Classic Boat Rally this year.

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Events

Monday, July 18, 2016
There's lots to see at the Totnes and District Show

Enjoy a great day out full of fun for all ages!

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Pam Ayres returns to her folk roots when she performs at Sidmouth this month.

Writer, broadcaster, comedian, entertainer, actor and poet. She might have many labels, but she is instantly recognisable as simply Pam Ayres.

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Exeter

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Katie McKenzie (QSR Head Girl), left, Apollo, Michael Woodcock & Miguel Catela (QSR Senior Instructor), April 2016

The Exmoor Pony Centre is gearing up for a summer of celebratory events to mark its 10th birthday and raise much-needed funds to continue protecting and promoting the native rare breed for another decade, as Sharon Goble explains

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Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Steven Lamb is the Smoking & Curing expert at River Cottage and one of the original team

River Cottage has perfected the art of encouraging people to examine their own values when it comes to food politics without scaring them off by making them feel guilty or uncaring.

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Plymouth

Monday, April 4, 2016
Johnny Mercer MP: 'People think that politics, particularly in Plymouth, is a show game about soundbites and social media - that is absolute rubbish'

He’s moved from military fatigues to Westminster with what appears a seamless ease. But MP Johnny Mercer is still battling every day, as he tells Alexis Bowater

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Wednesday, February 24, 2016
National Marine Aquarium to host Mad About Science event starting on Friday 18 March (1)

The National Marine Aquarium is preparing for an evening of family fun with the first of its Aquarium Nights event of the year, Mad About Science starting on Friday 18th March

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Walks

Monday, July 18, 2016
Plenty of high vantage points

Simone Stanbrook-Byrne takes a Dartmoor walk exploring old haunts where humans have left their mark on the landscape

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Monday, May 9, 2016
Looking across Saunton Beach to Braunton Burrows.

Get out onto the South West Coast Path this spring and you could win an iPad Mini 2. To get you in the mood here are five great circular walks to enjoy on Devon’s coasts.

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Celebrity Interviews

Monday, July 18, 2016
Martin Clunes with his wife Philippa and two of their horses

Actor Martin Clunes is saddling up to support a special equestrian event on Dartmoor later this year, as he tells Liz Parks

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Pam Ayres returns to her folk roots when she performs at Sidmouth this month.

Writer, broadcaster, comedian, entertainer, actor and poet. She might have many labels, but she is instantly recognisable as simply Pam Ayres.

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Arts

Monday, July 18, 2016
Behind the scenes with Yvonne (left) and the Countryfile crew. Photo by: Mike Boyer

Meadows are brought to life through Yvonne Coomber’s art, which has drawn the attention of BBC One’s Countryfile as they seek to uncover the wonders of the British meadow.

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Monday, July 11, 2016
Wayne Meeten's silver jug. Photo: Andrew Jones

Silversmith Wayne Meeten is a leading light in the art of fused metal work – an ancient craft originating in Japan.

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Devon Life Home Cook of the Year

Friday, July 15, 2016
Headline Sponsor Michael Dart from Dart’s Farm

Meet the 2016 Devon Life Food and Drink Awards Sponsors including a conversation with headline sponsor Michael Dart

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Wednesday, July 6, 2016
The 2016 Devon Life Food and Drink Awards are now open for nominations

Which Devon food and drink businesses deserve to win an award this year? Let us know!

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Restaurants

Friday, July 22, 2016
Hole in the Wall, Exeter

A stunning multi-bar venue arranged over three floors

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
The Beachside Grill at Saunton Sands

North Devon has a new beachside dining venue - the Beachside Grill at Saunton Sands

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Recipes

Friday, November 6, 2015
Game pie served with fresh vegetables

Try this fast food version of game pie which can be made in double quick time if you buy ready prepared short crust pastry

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Interiors

Wed, 11:11
Naturalmat

Two lucky winners will receive a £100 voucher to spend on luxurious Naturalmat products.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Picture by William Goddard Photography

From beautiful barn conversions and Georgian mansions to fairytale cottages, we take a look at the inspirational interiors of three stunning homes in England

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Education

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
BUCKFAST ABBEY Photo by Steven Haywood

Laura Dale reports on education at Buckfast Abbey in Devon

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Friday, March 11, 2016
Life at Education | These teachers will change your opinion about private school

British public schools reveal 6 things every parent should know before choosing an independent school for your child

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Gardens

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Toby Buckland has big ideas for small spaces

Whether you have a windowbox, a bare square of earth, or a patch of scrub that needs breaking up, you can grow a beautiful small garden. Let your creativity take root at Toby Buckland’s Garden Festival

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Thursday, April 7, 2016
10 simple ideas for a beautiful garden this spring (Trudy Wilkerson/Shutterstock)

From the best flowers to plant in spring to inspiring cottage garden style – we reveal 10 things to do this month in the garden to ensure an awesome outside space

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Saturday, September 5, 2015
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Morris and Bott showroom

Adam Bott Director of North Devon’s newest estate agent, Morris and Bott sets out what you should look for when choosing your agent.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015
North Devon Orthodontic Clinic

Paul Oades, Principal Orthodontist at the North Devon Orthodontic Centre gives his thoughts on wearing braces as an adult

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015
The Lamb Inn Food

Prestigious eating out guidebook Alastair Sawdays have named The Lamb Inn at Sandford (nr Crediton) the runner-up at it’s 20th anniversary awards for Best Pub in Britain; this is quite an accolade as there were over 5,000 entrants...

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The Rising Sun

Nestled in the heart of the Devon countryside and within easy access to the stunning and infamous Dartmoor National Park; The Rising Sun Pub is the perfect stop for all the family and the most discerning diner. The Pub also boasts four bed and breakfast rooms with a cooked breakfast to die for!..

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