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Rosemary Stephenson

Local Businesses

Crediton High Street Bucks the Trend with Four New Businesses

While town centres across the country struggle to recover from the pandemic, Crediton High Street seems to be bucking the trend, with no less than four new businesses opening. 

The Crediton Flag Project Brightening our Town Centre since 2013 

Crediton town centre has come alive this month with a collection of handmade brightly coloured flags, each one individually designed to represent a local shop or community group. 

Crediton’s New Mayor is Proud of Our Talented and Friendly Town

Crediton’s New Mayor is Proud of Our Talented and Friendly Town
Health and Wellbeing

Crediton Vaccination Centre Delivers Hope and Optimism

At Lords Meadow Leisure Centre a military operation is underway. The sports hall, usually abuzz with fitness, badminton or martial arts sessions, has been transformed into a vaccination centre where local medical staff are working tirelessly to deliver jabs to all their patients. Our editor Rosemary Stephenson went along to help out and reports here on an impressive campaign involving the whole community. 

Share in the Square Brings Our Town Back to Life

‍If you live in Crediton, or are visiting the shops, you will have probably noticed a new look to the town square. Twelve picnic tables with parasols were installed in early July, to provide a safe space for people to take a break, meet friends and catch up. Share in the Square was a Town Team initiative, to help raise morale and bring vitality back to the town centre. But its impact has far exceeded expectations, as Town Team Chair Rosemary Stephenson explains.