Pablo wrote a new post, The rising number of thieves targeting charity shops 5 days, 20 hours ago
The number of thieves targeting charity shops in Devon and Cornwall is now at its highest in at least five years.
A Freedom of Information request has revealed in 2018/19, 160 crimes took place in charity shops in…
A flood improvement scheme for a Devon village in which some properties are at risk of flooding every five years has been approved.
The £780,000 scheme will improve flood protection to 45 properties in…
Pablo wrote a new post, The people who appeared at magistrates courts in Devon this week 1 week ago
These are the people who appeared before magistrates in Exeter
Jasmine Louise THOMAS-WING, Sycamore Road, Tiverton. Age: 28. Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the requirements of a…
Pablo wrote a new post, Massive new Exeter park-and-ride plans given the thumbs up 1 week, 1 day ago
Plans for a new park-and-ride site to serve Exeter have been welcomed by councillors.
Devon County Council’s cabinet on Wednesday unanimously voted to approve the principle of a new park-and-ride being built just o…
Cllr Martin Wrigley is the Portfolio Holder for Communities & IT on Teignbridge District Council
Last week I spent a day seeing what goes on inside the local Citizens Advice office. Sitting with Lynn and Vincent I…
Climate change reduction policies in Teignbridge District Council’s Local Plan will be more strongly enforced and ‘beefed-up’.
The council has declared a climate emergency and aims to be carbon neutral by 2025 and i…
Pablo wrote a new post, Devon's dams inspected after Whaley Bridge disaster 1 week, 4 days ago
All of Devon’s dams have been inspected to make sure they are in a safe and satisfactory condition.
Questions were asked at last Thursday’s Devon County Council about the safety of Devon’s dams following the subst…
It has been a big week for Devon’s hotel boom.
The controversial plan to redevelop the Corbyn Head Hotel in Torquay was approved, while the Fragrance Group has revealed its two new hotels in Paignton will be run by…
There are delays on the A380 this morning after a car crashed into the central reservation in appalling weather at Kingsteignton.
Roads and traffic monitoring service Inrix first reported the incident at 6.56am.…
A decision over whether a new 80-bedroom Premier Inn on the edge of the A38 in the Dartmoor National Park should be built has been deferred.
The £5.2m scheme would also have seen a restaurant and a car park built…
Devon County Council voted against discussing whether they should make any formal response over proposed fire service cuts.
Cllr Martin Shaw, who represents the Colyton ward who could lose their fire station, put…
There’s a strange phenomenon that happens after rainfall in Devon – and it can stop baffled people in their tracks.
A tidal wave, spanning a large section of an estuary, is noticeable for two reasons: Not only is it…
Two teenage boys aged 15 and 13 have been arrested on suspicion of starting a fire which devastated a bungalow in Exeter.
Police have been investigating the blaze which tore through the roof of the property on…
The Herald Express Pub of the Year competition is back once again, giving you the chance to vote for your favourite local in South Devon.
The competition, sponsored by Torbay Taxis, aims to find the best pub in…
Proposals for a new park-and-ride site to serve Exeter have been revealed.
Devon County Council’s cabinet next week are being recommended to back the idea of a new park-and-ride being built just off the A379 and A…
A site visit will take place to gauge noise levels at a proposed new travellers’ camp akin to the site on Haldon Forest.
Teignbridge councillors were recommended to approve Teign Housing’s plan for 15 permanent pit…
Plans for a new 80-bedroom Premier Inn on the edge of the A38 are set to be refused.
The £5.2m scheme would also see a restaurant and a car park built on the Dolbeare Meadow Business Park in Ashburton.
Costa Coffee have confirmed that they are planning to open a new drive-through outlet on the A38 at Haldon Hill.
Planning officers 18 months ago granted permission for two new restaurant units with drive-through…
The A380 is blocked and motorists are being advised to avoid the area after car burst into flames on Telegraph Hill.
Both police and the fire brigade attended the emergency, which was reported at around 4pm…
The owners of a centuries old thatched Devon pub say they expect its doors to reopen soon – despite closure signs going up outside.
The Thatched Tavern in Maidencombe, Torquay, was damaged by a kitchen fire at the…
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