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2008-10-07 00:00:28

By NAOMI TOLLEY The deputy leader of the Lib Dems has given his backing to Bay MP Adrian Sanders - branding Mr Sanders' recent skirmish with a party activist as 'fierce defence of our party'. Vince Cable was in the Bay on a flying visit yesterday.

2008-08-02 00:00:19

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is performing in more than 150 different locations as part of a garden theatre season. With a large cast, traditional costumes and an original music score, they are bringing two of their productions to Devon this month.

2008-08-02 00:00:19

The glamour and glitz of Las Vegas heads to Ilfracombe every Wednesday this month as part of the North Devon Theatre's summer season.

2008-07-29 00:00:36

Cockington Primary School has been rated good by school inspectors. The school was judged overall to be 'good', with significant 'outstanding features' in its latest Ofsted report. The school is currently undergoing improvement works.

2008-07-20 00:00:28

Youngsters from Cockington, Hayes and Priory primary schools have been presented with the Torbay Civic Award. They received their certificates from council chairman Cllr Michael Hytche at a ceremony at Oldway Mansion.


Word of the Day
dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'
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