Features

With over 10 antique shops, ample parking and plenty of places to eat and drink, Ashburton is the perfect place to find a hidden gem! The historic Stanary town of Ashburton, nestled in the rolling hills of South Dartmoor, is making a name for Read more

Business News

Gwen Channer of Inherent Wellbeing is launching new stress relief classes this week... Read more

Community News

Tavonians Theatre Company will be on tour with Humble Boy, an award-winning comedy by Charlotte Jones, which takes inspiration from Shakespeare’s Hamlet and Alan Ayckbourn among other influences, particularly in a hugely funny lunch scene. The story Read more

Music & Art

The future of rural and town centre toilet facilities moves to the next committee stage at West Devon Borough Council In order to meet growing budget pressures, the Borough Council has had to look closely at services which aren’t funded by cent Read more

Community News

Stockport born and bred, George Lewis is one of the most exciting comedy acts to burst on to the scene in recent years. A multi-award winner, George has won the Amused Moose Laugh Off, Nando’s New Comedian of the Year, The Brighton Squawker Award, th Read more

Music & Art

As the sobering chimes of Big Ben welcome in another year, the realisation of resolutions dawn. Lose weight; exercise more; quit smoking and drink less are popular aspirations as well other lifestyle changes. Vegetarianism and veganism are an increas Read more

Drinks

Starting the new year with goals and ambitions is great but how many of us stick to them? There is a rise in people cutting down on meat, dairy, highly processed foods, sugar amongst other things for both personal choice or medical need. Mooplehog i Read more

Food

This is Big Energy Saving Week so if you're concerned about your energy bills, haven't switched recently, or would just like to have a chat to see if you could save some money ... now is the time to take action. It’s important for your health and we Read more

Community News

Winter is here and we are now beginning to get forecasts of snow on high ground. It is often the case that snow will fall on Dartmoor much earlier in the winter than elsewhere in the region. This attracts many people to drive onto the moor to enjoy t Read more

Community News

We often hear about Windows (10) updates just doing what they want when they want - well now you can take a little bit of control back! If you go to ‘settings’, then in the search box type ‘schedule your restart’, you will find a setting that allow Read more

Technology Blog

Beware of the new Windows 10 ‘1803’ update. There isn’t a lot you can do to avoid it if you have a Windows 10 device which is connected to the internet, but we have found that it has caused issues on quite a few machines locally, usually during insta Read more

Technology Blog

Slow computer? Fancy a bit of a speed boost? - a ‘new’ type of hard drive called a solid-state drive might well be the answer. SSD prices have dropped and they are now a viable option for the home market. If your machine is a few years old, the hard Read more

Technology Blog

Upgrading to fibre can be a little confusing. Some companies are able to offer nice cheap fibre in comparison to others, but may not be very clear about precisely what they are offering. For example, we had a customer who paid £47 a month for 130mb b Read more

Technology Blog

What made you want to become a vet? I’m probably quite typical of a lot of vets, I enjoyed science at school and had always had pets around me growing up. I spent quite a few holidays at my local veterinary practice helping out where I could and was Read more

Local People

Would you like to be more active, have fun, feel happier and healthier, meet new people and be able to take on the challenges of life? No matter what your age or ability is, we are blessed in Okehampton and surrounding area with a fantastic array of Read more

Health

Thanks to funding from the Okehampton United Charities, a new series of Art for All workshops are being held at the Ockment Centre in Okehampton in the New Year. Available to people living in Okehampton or Okehampton Hamlets, the art workshops take Read more

Music & Art

There is no doubt that the health of the spine, and therefore spinal cord, can have a profound influence on the entire organism. Many people are aware that bad posture can trigger various problems such as lower back pain, neck pain along with headac Read more

Health

IMG_3120 cropped2.jpeg

Callum Channer

Would you like to know how to reset your inner overwhelm thermostat, start unwinding those knotty strands of stress and experience deep, rejuvenating relaxation? Participate in a series of stress relief classes or see modern psychology practitioner Read more

Health

We all worry about our health but by undergoing routine health checks, which take just minutes to perform, you can spot problems in the early stages when they’re easier to treat. Over the next two issues we look at the importance of attending these a Read more

Health

This weather forecast is generated by the Met Office Weather Widget

We are the mobile PC support service that offers all-round, ongoing support for you and your PC or Apple Mac. Whether your desktop computer or laptop is running painfully slowly or whether you have clicked on the wrong web page and been infected with malware, or whether you are looking for software updates to improve your PC's performance. We are the computer shop that comes directly to your home or business. 01752 855822

Here are some fantastic films celebrating our area and people