Top 50 readers’ pictures from East Devon

PUBLISHED: 12:00 30 December 2017 | UPDATED: 11:29 01 January 2018

A year in pictures from around East Devon by our readers.

A year in pictures from around East Devon by our readers.

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Sit back and enjoy our gallery of super photos from our readers.

This was the moon phase on Sunday, December 3. Picture: Luke EveleighThis was the moon phase on Sunday, December 3. Picture: Luke Eveleigh

As 2017 comes to a close, we thought we’d take a look back through the photos that our readers have taken over the year from across East Devon.

We’ve created this gallery for you to enjoy of our favourite 50 pictures, which have been shared with us via our photography website - iwitness24.

Join in: If you would like to get involved then why not join our community of local photographers at www.iwitness24.co.uk.

More: Each week we put together a gallery of readers’ photo for you to enjoy. Catch the latest East Devon news from iwitness24.

Reflections during sunset in Exmouth. Picture: Pete JohnsReflections during sunset in Exmouth. Picture: Pete Johns

The famous row of Scots pines in Budleigh. Picture: Barbara MellorThe famous row of Scots pines in Budleigh. Picture: Barbara Mellor

Wonderful moon rise. Picture: Jean HoldenWonderful moon rise. Picture: Jean Holden

Taken at a secret location somewhere in Devon. Picture: Richard WhiteTaken at a secret location somewhere in Devon. Picture: Richard White

Lovely sunny day at Exmouth Marína. Picture: Lucka BongyováLovely sunny day at Exmouth Marína. Picture: Lucka Bongyová

Orange skies over the  lookout tower. Picture: Alan millsOrange skies over the lookout tower. Picture: Alan mills

Beaver on the River Otter. Picture: Debbie MitchellBeaver on the River Otter. Picture: Debbie Mitchell

View to Ladram. Picture: Rob HillsView to Ladram. Picture: Rob Hills

Pride of Exmouth. Picture: Lycia MoorePride of Exmouth. Picture: Lycia Moore

Taken at sunset looking towards Dawlish Warren. Picture: Richard WhiteTaken at sunset looking towards Dawlish Warren. Picture: Richard White

From Jurassic dinosaurs to the modern big wheel. Picture: Tina BurkeFrom Jurassic dinosaurs to the modern big wheel. Picture: Tina Burke

Dragonfly spotting. Picture: Jason SedgemoreDragonfly spotting. Picture: Jason Sedgemore

Seen at The Maer in Exmouth. Picture: Justine PaytonSeen at The Maer in Exmouth. Picture: Justine Payton

When the boat comes in. Picture: Steve NosworthyWhen the boat comes in. Picture: Steve Nosworthy

Holy Trinity Sunset. Picture: Richard CraigHoly Trinity Sunset. Picture: Richard Craig

Bee coming in to land. Picture: Marcus LangBee coming in to land. Picture: Marcus Lang

Last light at Topsham. Picture: Chris HopkinsLast light at Topsham. Picture: Chris Hopkins

Wild horses on the common. Picture: Charlotte WellingtonWild horses on the common. Picture: Charlotte Wellington

Thistle visitors. Picture: Alison SansomThistle visitors. Picture: Alison Sansom

Beautiful morning on Exmouth beach. Picture: GARY MAYBeautiful morning on Exmouth beach. Picture: GARY MAY

Enjoying a game on Exmouth beach. Picture: Richard WhiteEnjoying a game on Exmouth beach. Picture: Richard White

Colourful Manor Gardens. Picture: Nathan RichmondColourful Manor Gardens. Picture: Nathan Richmond

Fun at the beach. Picture: Richard WhiteFun at the beach. Picture: Richard White

A freak swell at Orcombe Point. Picture: Lewis JefferiesA freak swell at Orcombe Point. Picture: Lewis Jefferies

Cormorant on the River Otter. Picture: Lewis JefferiesCormorant on the River Otter. Picture: Lewis Jefferies

Misty Woodbury morning. Picture: Richard WhiteMisty Woodbury morning. Picture: Richard White

Eurasian Blue Tit at Bowling Green Marsh. Picture: Lewis JefferiesEurasian Blue Tit at Bowling Green Marsh. Picture: Lewis Jefferies

Grey Heron with Newt at Bowling Green Marsh. Picture: Lewis JefferiesGrey Heron with Newt at Bowling Green Marsh. Picture: Lewis Jefferies

Woodbury Castle in morning mist. Picture: Richard WhiteWoodbury Castle in morning mist. Picture: Richard White

Our little brook that runs through our town of Cranbrook. Picture: James CookOur little brook that runs through our town of Cranbrook. Picture: James Cook

Taken near the train station in Cranbrook. As the sun set this spiders web was alive. Picture: James MardonTaken near the train station in Cranbrook. As the sun set this spiders web was alive. Picture: James Mardon

A short bike ride took me to a spot just East of Cranbrook Educational campus where there was a temporary pond in a field. A cracking May Day sunset made it a great little find. Picture: Andy PegmanA short bike ride took me to a spot just East of Cranbrook Educational campus where there was a temporary pond in a field. A cracking May Day sunset made it a great little find. Picture: Andy Pegman

Sunset by TNT near Cranbrook Picture: Christopher PooleSunset by TNT near Cranbrook Picture: Christopher Poole

Beer, early evening in July. Picture: Lycia MooreBeer, early evening in July. Picture: Lycia Moore

A winter afternoon just before sunset on Branscombe east cliff looking towards Branscombe Mouth. Picture: Paul NewmanA winter afternoon just before sunset on Branscombe east cliff looking towards Branscombe Mouth. Picture: Paul Newman

A lovely sunrise at Beer beach in April. Picture: Paul NewmanA lovely sunrise at Beer beach in April. Picture: Paul Newman

Looking across Honiton to St Cyres and Dumpton from Roundball Hill. Picture: Steve MallonLooking across Honiton to St Cyres and Dumpton from Roundball Hill. Picture: Steve Mallon

After supporting my son's racing at Dunkeswell Kart Racing Club near Honiton until went to University I decided at the age of 51 to dust off my race suit and get back on track! I had to qualify for my race licence and complete 6 races as a novice before achieving full race status. Haven't had so much fun in a long time! Picture: Jim BeeAfter supporting my son's racing at Dunkeswell Kart Racing Club near Honiton until went to University I decided at the age of 51 to dust off my race suit and get back on track! I had to qualify for my race licence and complete 6 races as a novice before achieving full race status. Haven't had so much fun in a long time! Picture: Jim Bee

I was on my way to Honiton from Sidmouth and pulled in to take these images, which at the time looked like a blue carpet. Picture: Deborah RobertsonI was on my way to Honiton from Sidmouth and pulled in to take these images, which at the time looked like a blue carpet. Picture: Deborah Robertson

Beautiful sunset
 over Honiton. Picture: Jay ThurleyBeautiful sunset over Honiton. Picture: Jay Thurley

This view is on the way back from Gittisham to Honiton, an exercise walk after a hip replacement. Picture: David SmythThis view is on the way back from Gittisham to Honiton, an exercise walk after a hip replacement. Picture: David Smyth

Exposed sand and colourful sky first thing on a summers morning at Sidmouth. Picture: Paul NewmanExposed sand and colourful sky first thing on a summers morning at Sidmouth. Picture: Paul Newman

Out and about in East Devon! Daffs out in Sidmouth. Picture: Tyne HillOut and about in East Devon! Daffs out in Sidmouth. Picture: Tyne Hill

Taken on 16 February 2016 with daffodils in full bloom on Peak Hill overlooking Sidmouth. Picture: Rita HullTaken on 16 February 2016 with daffodils in full bloom on Peak Hill overlooking Sidmouth. Picture: Rita Hull

A completely un-planned photo taken on the morning after the St Judes day storm 2013. Picture: Chris BassA completely un-planned photo taken on the morning after the St Judes day storm 2013. Picture: Chris Bass

I had a lovely walk with my camera around Core Hill on Saturday. With views of Ottery St Mary from the top of White Cross and back over to Fire Beacon to view the Exe Estuary and catch a pony on the way home. What a great way to spend the afternoon. Picture: Rob HillsI had a lovely walk with my camera around Core Hill on Saturday. With views of Ottery St Mary from the top of White Cross and back over to Fire Beacon to view the Exe Estuary and catch a pony on the way home. What a great way to spend the afternoon. Picture: Rob Hills

Golden view of Jacob's Ladder. Picture: Robert  ChidgeyGolden view of Jacob's Ladder. Picture: Robert Chidgey

A lovely view looking back toward Sidmouth on the Southwest coastpath recently. Picture: Rob HillsA lovely view looking back toward Sidmouth on the Southwest coastpath recently. Picture: Rob Hills

Crowds line Sidmouth seafront to watch the Red Arrows display on a perfect summers evening. Picture: Simon BarnettCrowds line Sidmouth seafront to watch the Red Arrows display on a perfect summers evening. Picture: Simon Barnett

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