Devon

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Britain’s ‘angriest town’ win against Premier Inn in ‘victory for democracy’, says local campaigner

Britain’s ‘angriest town’ win against Premier Inn in ‘victory for democracy’, says local campaigner

Britain’s ‘angriest town’ wins fight against Premier Inn

Local residents of Tavistock – which has been dubbed Britain’s ‘angriest town’ – has won a fight against plans for a Premier Inn hotel, in what campaigners are calling a “magnificent victory for democracy”.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Six double-decker buses long fatberg found in sewer under seaside town

Sixty-four-metre long fatberg found in sewer under seaside town

Sixty-four-metre long fatberg found in sewer under seaside town

A huge fatberg that is longer than six double-decker buses has been found in a sewer under a town in Devon.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

'Charity Humanity Torbay did not launch a campaign against fake beggars', says general manager

Humanity Torbay row: Fake beggar crackdown nothing to do with us, says general manager

Fake beggar crackdown nothing to do with us, says Torquay charity boss

The general manager of the charity Humanity Torbay claims 'media, trolls and keyboard warriors' have published false information

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Hurricane Ophelia to hit UK on anniversary of 1987 Great Storm

Hurricane Ophelia to hit UK on anniversary of 1987 Great Storm

Hurricane Ophelia to hit UK on anniversary of 1987 Great Storm

The US National Hurricane Center says the hurricane will have weakened to a storm by the time it hits

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Missing boy found after police officer commandeers a gritter lorry

Missing boy found after police officer commandeers a gritter lorry

Missing boy found after police officer commandeers a gritter lorry

A lost boy has been found after a police officer decided to use a gritter lorry to track him down in Devon

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Couple told they 'deserved to lose their unborn baby' by cleaning company, after cancelling an appointment

Couple told they 'deserved to lose their unborn baby' by cleaning company after cancelling appointment

Couple told they 'deserved to lose their unborn baby' by cleaning company

A couple who lost their unborn baby were reportedly told that they 'deserved' it by a carpet cleaning company, because the pair cancelled the appointment and refused to pay

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

'I'm gobsmacked at the attention I'm receiving', Joe Bartley tells Yasmeen Khan

'I'm gobsmacked at the attention I'm receiving', Joe Bartley tells Yasmeen Khan

'I'm gobsmacked at the attention i'm receiving', Joe Bartley tells Yasmeen Khan

The pensioner has acquired a job after making an impassioned plea in a newspaper ad

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Dead whale is discovered washed up on the Devon coastline

30-foot dead whale found washed up on Devon coast

30-foot dead whale found washed up on Devon coast

The discovery, made on Thursday, is believed to be a fin whale due to its size. Work has begun to remove the badly decomposed body

Friday, July 8, 2016

Friday, July 8, 2016