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January 13, 2018 10:42 AM Man, 21, charged with wounding with intent

A North Devon man has appeared at court charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm. MacGowan George Blundell of Pollards Place, Bideford, appeared at North Devon Magistrates’ Court on Friday, January 12. The 21-year-old was accused of unlawfully and maliciously wounding another man with intent. The offence was alleged to have taken 29

January 11, 2018 4:46 PM North Devon man admits breaking woman's eye socket

A Bideford man has been warned he faces jail after admitting breaking a woman’s eye socket. Jamie Thorne, of Clifton Street in Bideford, pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm when he appeared at Exeter Crown Court. The court was told Thorne has a number of previous convictions for violence against women. “He has a record for violence against 87

December 29, 2017 3:50 PM Bideford and Ilfracombe minor injuries units to close until the new year

Two minor injuries units in North Devon will be closed for several days. Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust posted on their social media page and on their website stating that it would like to “apologise for any inconvenience caused. reported yesterday that the minor injuries unit at Ilfracombe Tyrell Hospital was temporarily closed due to staff 56

December 9, 2017 2:41 PM Here are the most and least expensive houses sold in Devon

The most expensive home sold in October cost £16m, but in other areas you could pick up a house for a bargain £18,500, but what were the most and least expensive homes sold in your area in October 2017? A whopping £3.6 million is what you would have needed to secure Devon’s most expensive property versus just £60,000 for the cheapest home sold in the county 32

December 8, 2017 1:55 PM A large rubbish fire in a Devon town was burning for 24 hours before being reported

Fire crews are currently on scene but do not yet know what caused the fire The Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service has been called to a large rubbish fire after a member of the public reported a burning smell. The fire service were called to the Mill Street/Cooper Street area of Bideford in North Devon at 12.06pm after receiving a call from a member 22

December 2, 2017 1:15 PM Aldi recalls chicken amid 'bits of plastic' fears

Aldi's chicken comes home to roost as it could contain pieces of plastic Aldi – who have supermarkets in Exeter, Honiton and Tiverton, Bideford, Plymouth, Torquay and Cullompton – have urgently recalled packs of Rooster's Southern Fried Poppin' Chicken over fears they could contain plastic. The budget supermarket warned customers not to eat them but to instead 23

December 2, 2017 5:30 AM Around the Courts in Devon this week

Here is our latest round-up of those who have appeared in court Grant Peter Morrish, Morton Road, Exmouth. Age: 40. On 16/06/2017 at Exmouth assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Alcohol Treatment Requirement. Restraining order. Surcharge £85. Wayne Anderson Curtis, No Fixed Abode. Age: 32. On 11/10/2017 at Exeter stole 35

November 28, 2017 4:51 PM What time is Bideford's Christmas lights switch on this year?

There's going to be entertainment, a reindeer parade and a fireworks display The countdown to Bideford’s Christmas light switch-on has begun – and there’s going to be late night shopping, sparkly lights and Santas running through the town. Bideford will be switching on its Christmas on Sunday, December 3, and has been organised by its new organisers 55

November 23, 2017 5:23 PM Devon ambulance service employee in attempted suicide bid

The news comes after the death of an acting operations manager for South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust Just five days after a manager working for Devon’s ambulance service is believed to have taken his own life, another employee was admitted to hospital following a suspected suicide attempt. A spokeswoman for the trust said: “Unfortunately 20

November 19, 2017 9:02 AM Woman rescued after getting stuck in the mud

Someone on a boat held her head above water until coastguard and fire crews could pull her to safety Emergency services helped rescue a woman who was stuck in the mud at Bideford Quay in the early hours of Sunday morning. Two fire engines from Bideford, together with the Special Rescue Team from Barnstaple, were called following a request from Ambulance 13