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Places

Thursday, May 28, 2015

On 26 March 1995, The Venus Company at Blackpool Sands opened its doors for the very first time.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Images by Becky Barber

On Thursday 28th May Le Vignoble’s Yannick Loue and his team at Le Vignoble, Royal William Yard, Plymouth, will host an evening with wine experts from some of the very best English wine producers.

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Events

Yesterday, 16:36

Elemental Landscapes exhibition takes place at Harbour House, The Promenade, Kingsbridge on the 26th June- 5th July from 10am- 5pm

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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Environment Agency Flood Resilience Team

Businesses and home owners in Paignton are being urged by the Environment Agency to take precautions to help prevent any potential damage that could be caused by a flood.

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Plymouth

Yesterday, 13:15

Adopts the Krowd networking app to maximize B2B connection opportunity

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Monday, May 18, 2015
Mark Edworthy and Paul Scantlebury

Plymouth and Devon Chamber of Commerce has revealed that Thrive Hubs – an innovative network of co-working hubs set to launch at several Plymouth sites – is to be the headline sponsor for the forthcoming Plymouth Business Show.

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Walks

Friday, May 15, 2015

Exeter is continuously on the rise, whether it is a new Ikea, the development of the Science Park or the approaching Rugby World Cup, the city is fast becoming the buzzing business capital of the South West. However, surrounding the city centre there is a circle of serene green left to enjoy; Sam Hill has a look at the city’s best kept secret, The Exeter Green Circle.

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Friday, March 27, 2015
Pictures By Steven Haywood -Jake Ball from Plymouth at Wembury Beach, Devon (Easter Egg Hunting!)

This Easter, Devon is crammed with entertaining activities and egg hunts for the whole family. Find yourself spoilt for choice with some of the county’s best tourist attractions hosting fun filled days, making Devon the perfect Easter break destination.

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Celebrity Interviews

Yesterday, 16:03

Here’s some of our favourite celebrity interviews and what they said they love about Devon.

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Monday, April 13, 2015
Tony Hawks

He’s the comic known for readily taking up the suggestions of others but perhaps the best idea he followed up on was his own…to move to Devon. Tony Hawks tells Alexis Bowater why life is sweet way down west

Photography by Matt Austin

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Arts

15:48

One lucky Devon Life winner can win a signed copy of The Sty’s the Limit

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Yesterday, 16:36
Crisp Winter Morning by Christine Linfield

Elemental Landscapes exhibition takes place at Harbour House, The Promenade, Kingsbridge on the 26th June- 5th July from 10am- 5pm

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Gardens

Friday, May 1, 2015

Our Gardening Writer Gill Heavens visits a North Devon stately home where gardening remains just as much of a passion for the present day occupants as it did for those who have gone before them

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

As the first shoots of spring start to appear, our Gardening Writer GILL HEAVENS welcomes a consistently beautiful - and reliable - arrival in our gardens

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Devon Life Home Cook of the Year

Monday, April 13, 2015

We have teamed up with Bradburys Kitchens to find our next winner

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Restaurants

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

After a chance meeting at a festival, the former Head Chef at Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Project in London has been helping teenagers at Sands School in Ashburton to create a fundraising ‘pop up’ restaurant.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Photo by Charmain Lovett

North Devon chef Thomas Carr is looking forward to showcasing his new restaurant during the first Exmoor Food Fest

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Recipes

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Blackberry and sweet potato cheesecake

Devon’s hedgerows are already full of beautiful blackberries, so why not try this recipe from Felice Tocchini?

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Exeter

Friday, May 29, 2015

Arbuthnot Latham is today holding a dress down day, with all proceeds being donated to The Baton, a charity foundered by local South West resident Alan Rowe MBE.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

He’s the founder of Exeter’s upcoming Food Festival and Devon’s best-known chef. Susan Clark asks how

Mr Michael Caines made it to the top of his game

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Interiors

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Michael Lee, managing director of East Devon furniture and bed retailer Potburys of Sidmouth, shares his top tips for choosing a bed

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Monday, April 20, 2015
The library

The upstairs-downstairs lifestyle is, for most, confined to watching a television series like Downton Abbey. But for Lord Ivar Mountbatten it has long been a living reality. This year his Grade I listed Uffculme estate opens as a commercial venue for the first time in its 240-year history. Naomi Tolleyis among the first visitors

Photography by Matt Austin

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Education

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

NAOMI TOLLEY reports on education in Devon

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Friday, November 7, 2014
St Peter's student Harry King at work experience with Archant.

This week Exeter was infiltrated by a swarm of Year 11 teenagers who had received work experience placements with businesses across the city.

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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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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Brend Hotels

Discover the magic of Brend Hotels - sumptuous traditional elegance, wonderful cuisine and outstanding service. Imagine the sheer luxury of staying at one of our exclusive hotels...

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Haytor is one of the best spots to see the colours of heather and western gorse

Dartmoor is special not just for its internationally important wildlife and habitats, it is also renowned for its human heritage. Here we look at the top ten things that make Dartmoor special and should be on everyone’s ‘must see’ list

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