Community charity volunteers, members of the very first Military Wives choir from RMB Chivenor and the Barnstaple born bass player for One Direction, Sandy Beales, switched on the town's Christmas Lights.
Our reporter Seth Conway was on stage:
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Protests are taking place against proposed cuts in hospital services in Devon.
Over a thousand campaigners are at County Hall in Exeter after rallying outside NHS offices in the city this morning. They are furious that draft plans suggest closing the A&E, maternity, paediatric and stroke units at North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple as health commissioners try to cut a projected deficit.
Alternatives would be located in Plymouth or Exeter, under the NHS's Sustainability and Transformation Plan.