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Lee survived three tours in Afghanistan and then a freak motorway accident changed his life… Fit, active and seeking an outdoor life, Lee joined the Royal Marines at 21; having grown up in Dagenham, he was drafted to Bickleigh in 1992, and he and hi more

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Andrew took up triathlons two years ago and enjoys them so much that he now trains every day… You may know Andrew Bowden who works in the Co-op in Yelverton, as a mild mannered, tall and cheerful man, but when off duty he is passionate about the out more

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Alex had never really climbed until he went to secondary school – just three years later he was a member of the GB training team and taking part in competitions all over the world. ‘Adventurous’ and ‘competitive’ are two words that really spring to m more

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Joseph Toland is responsible for designing the ‘Jetstream Lagoon’ which works on a similar principle to a tidal lagoon, although Joseph estimates that his invention can produce almost five times as much power... more

8 Sep 2017 20:21 Local People

One of the great pleasures of this job is that you get to meet the most interesting people and Kate Blake, one of the founders of Tree Surfers, has already led a very full and active life... more

8 Sep 2017 20:21 Local People