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South Hams-based wedding photographer wins bronze in world’s Top 10 Wedding Photos Competition
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 20, 2021 130

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South Hams-based wedding photographer Martyn Norsworthy wins bronze in World’s Top 10 Wedding Photos Competition 2021. 
Garden waste collection suspended until at least the middle of October
SA Sam Acourt September 20, 2021 136
South Hams District Council and its contractor FCC Environment have made the reluctant decision to keep the suspension of all garden waste collections in place and say "residents will...
Film crew to come to the South Hams this month
SA Sam Acourt September 16, 2021 1999
A new film starring Jim Broadbent and Penelope Wilton will be filmed in the South Hams this month.
Rare snake photographed in the South Hams
SA Sam Acourt September 15, 2021 582

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An albino grass snake has been photographed in the South Hams.
Salcombe Town Council is asking for nominations for their Citizen of the Year award
SA Sam Acourt September 15, 2021 229

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Salcombe Town Council is searching for the town’s Citizen of the Year 2021. 
SHDC wants to modernise council chambers to enable "hybrid meetings"
SA Sam Acourt September 14, 2021 122

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The pandemic has changed the face of local government, pushing it online and in the process making it more accessible to more people.
Fire crews called to car blaze
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 14, 2021 208

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Fire crews from Buckfastleigh and Ashburton were called to a car on fire just off the A38. 
SHDC has launched a public consultation into its gambling policy
SA Sam Acourt September 14, 2021 199

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South Hams District Council has launched a public consultation on its gambling policy.
SHDC look at their "emerging vision" for the next 20 years
SA Sam Acourt September 14, 2021 175

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Councillors of South Hams District Council’s Executive will be discussing the delivery plans behind their emerging vision for the next 20 years, later this week.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash on the A38
SA Sam Acourt September 14, 2021 181

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One person sustained serious injuries after a road traffic collision on the A38 at Buckfastleigh.
South Devon Tennis Club celebrates new tennis role model
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 14, 2021 192

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Emma Raducanu won her very first US Open final this weekend, as promising young players from the South Devon Tennis Centre watched, hoping that one day they will be...
Police appeal for witnesses after tractor guidance systems stolen
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 10, 2021 173

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Police are appealing for witnesses and information after guidance systems were stolen from two tractors. 
Kingsbridge Running Day is back this year
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 09, 2021 359

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The 14th Kingsbridge Running Day is coming to the town this month, giving you a chance to see the South Hams from classic and vintage buses. ...
SHDC to decide whether to take advantage of electric vehicle charging grants
SA Sam Acourt September 08, 2021 205
At the next meeting of South Hams District Council’s Executive, councillors will be discussing electric car charging points and deciding if the council should enter the Devon and Torbay...
Suspension of SHDC's garden waste collection will be extended at Executive meeting
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 13, 2021 1213
Residents can watch or listen into a meeting of South Hams Executive next week, where the council’s Executive and officers will be holding FCC Environment to account, as they...
SHDC report shows how Section 106 money is being spent in the South Hams
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 08, 2021 176

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Tennis, cricket, swimming, biking, bowls and football are just some of the sports to have benefitted from contributions made by developers in the South Hams.
Totnes MP Anthony Mangnall has voted to increase NI contributions to fund social care
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 08, 2021 207

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Totnes MP Anthony Mangnall has voted with the Government to add a levy to National Insurance contributions in order to fund social care.
Thunderstorm hits the South Hams this morning,  we're already seeing effects
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 08, 2021 1122

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A thunderstorm hit the South Hams this morning with businesses putting out sandbags and already dealing with minor flooding. 
Funding to support community-led housing proposals is now open for applications
SA Sam Acourt September 07, 2021 118

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A fund to help “cover the revenue costs of project-specific activities that will support the development of community-led housing proposals” has been announced. 
Tour of Britain flies through the South Hams on its second leg
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 07, 2021 280

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Hundreds of people in the South Hams lined the streets today to wave the competitors in the Tour of Britain on as they whizzed past.
Fisherman rescued after falling overboard thanks to personal locator beacon
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 03, 2021 659
Salcombe RNLI and Hope Cove Lifeboat were among the emergency services called when a man fell overboard from a fishing boat off Bolt Tail. 
SHDC is appealing to landlords to help solve the housing crisis
SA Sam Acourt September 03, 2021 214

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South Hams District Council is appealing to landlords to come forward now to help meet the acute need for homes for fleeing Afghan workers and local families. ...
Traffic incidents involving horses can be prosecuted using Operation Snap
SA Sam Acourt September 02, 2021 166

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Traffic incidents involving horses and riders can be prosecuted by the police using video footage through Operation Snap.
Police to host webinars to support older drivers
SA Sam Acourt September 02, 2021 132

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Devon and Cornwall Police are hosting webinars this month aimed at "helping older people drive safer for longer".  
Police appeal for witnesses after motorcyclist sustains serious injuries
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 02, 2021 215

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a single-vehicle collision in Plympton which left a motorcyclist seriously injured.
Salcombe Live Festival will bring music and comedy to the South Hams
SA Sam Acourt Updated September 17, 2021 600

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The second Salcombe Live Festival will be held across 12 venues in Salcombe at the start of next month.
SHDC invites volunteers to get involved with the annual green hay cut to increase biodiversity
SA Sam Acourt August 31, 2021 175
Join in Parklife SW’s wildlife working days at Longmarsh and Follaton Arboretum this September to help our bees and other insects.
Mayflower 400 Race: Young sailors overcome strong headwinds to arrive in Dartmouth
SA Sam Acourt Updated August 31, 2021 145

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After two days of beating into a strong westerly headwind, 12 UK Sail Training vessels, crewed by young people, arrived safely in Dartmouth on Thursday morning to mark the...
VIDEO: Hope Cove Lifeboat launches to paddleboarder and kayakers
SA Sam Acourt August 28, 2021 160
Hope Cove Life Boat was called to a paddleboarder and some kayaks in difficulty near Thurlestone Rock, and the launch was caught on camera.
DCC are offering free trees to landowners to celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee
SA Sam Acourt August 26, 2021 432
Devon County Council have partnered with The Woodland Trust to offer 70 packs of free trees to landowners in Devon to commemorate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 and...
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