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Road closed by stuck lorry

Devon road has been closed after a lorry became stuck,. with police saying it is likely to remain shut until 9am.

Allern Lane is closed in Plymouth between Tamerton Foliot and Roborough.

The road is closed between Linton Road and Ashleigh Lane due to a stuck lorry.

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today 07:39
Manchester explosion: Devon people send their thoughts and prayers

People from across Devon are sharing their thoughts on the tragic news from Manchester after a suspected terror attack killed 22 and injured more than 50 at an Ariana Grande concert.

Dozens of people, many of them very young, were injured as an explosion was set off as fans left the

today 07:39
Olympic star launches SW Youth Games

Olympic medallist Heather Fell has fired the starter pistol in the race to compete at the 2017 South West Youth Games.

The former international Modern Pentathlete, who won silver at the 2008 Beijing Olympics joined around 50 youngsters at the Teignbridge Hockey Trials at South Dartmoor

yesterday 19:47
Walker chases after pet dog on Dartmoor - has to be rescued by police helicopter

A rescue operation was mounted earlier today when a seasoned Dartmoor walker - chasing their pet dog - became lost in dense undergrowth.

It's an incident which proves even the most experience walker can fall foul of the 368 square mile national park.

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yesterday 18:27
Humiliating scam led to mum and daughter licking Poundworld staff's feet after fake phone call

A girl and her mother were subjected to a torturous two-and-a-half-hour hoax in Barnstaple's Poundworld last week during which they were ridden like horses by members of staff and forced to lick their feet by a prank caller who was impersonating a charity worker.

Naomi Desmond, 24, and

yesterday 18:27
Man arrested after South Devon hit-and-run ‘eliminated from enquiries’

Police have confirmed that a man who was arrested in connection with a hit-and-run in Kingsteignton that left 25-year-old victim Jason Bunce in a critical condition in hospital has been 'eliminated from enquiries at this stage'.

The 32-year-old man from Buckfastleigh was arrested on

yesterday 17:21
Serious head-on crash between transit van and HGV lorry: North Devon link road remains closed

Two drivers have been flown to hospital by two air ambulances after a serious head-on collision between a white van and an HGV lorry on the A361 in north Devon.

Both drivers had to be cut free from the wreckage and the driver of the transit van is said to have serious, life-threatening

yesterday 16:15
Video: Woody’s Devon County Show walkabout
Take a walk with Woody Gliddon around this year’s Devon County Show.
yesterday 15:13
Sky's Danny Higginbotham on Exeter City's play-off final against Blackpool

We caught up with Sky's Danny Higginbotham to look back on Exeter City's play-off semi-final win over Carlisle United and preview Sunday's final against Blackpool.

The former Derby County and Stoke City defender was part of Sky's commentary team for the semi-final and will also be at

yesterday 15:09
Dangerous rapist jailed again after vicious attack on woman inside Devon prison

A dangerous rapist has been jailed for a second time for a vicious attack on a woman employee at a jail where he was serving a life sentence.

Martin Walsh attacked the woman in a sex offenders treatment unit at Channings Wood prison in Devon and left her so terrified she had to give up her

yesterday 15:09
Judge approves continued detention of Exeter murder accused in case of body found in wheelie bin

A judge has authorised the continued detention of two men who are accused of murdering a former charity fundraiser in Exeter.

Thomas Killen, aged 33, of North Lawn Court, and Brett Edwards, aged 37, of Okehampton Road, both Exeter, are due to stand trial at the city's Crown Court on July

yesterday 15:09
Police hunt driver of small van after man, 29, died after being hit by car in East Devon

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 29-year-old pedestrian from Lyme Regis died after being hit by a car in East Devon on Sunday morning. Emergency services were called at 2.30am after the male pedestrian was involved in a collision with a green BMW 323 on the A3052 near Ware Cross in

yesterday 14:03
Air ambulance called after baby 'scalded by cup of tea'

The air ambulance was called to South Devon on Friday afternoon when a baby was left with burns after reportedly being scolded with a cup of tea.

Paramedics were called to an address in Whitears Way in Kingsteignton at around 3.30pm, and the air ambulance landed in Clifford Park in the

yesterday 14:03
Sacked digger driver got revenge by causing £100,000 damage to the road he just made

A digger driver was so angry when he was sacked by text he went back to the building site and caused £100,000 damage by destroying the road he had just made.

Rory Doyle still had a set of keys for his old digger and drove to the site at Chivenor Cross, near Braunton, before using it to go

yesterday 14:03
Air ambulance called to serious collision between HGV lorry and van

The Devon Air Ambulance has been called to the scene of a serious crash in Devon involving a van and HGV lorry.It is understood that fire crews are trying to free a trapped person at the scene of the collision on the A361 at Knowstone near South Molton.

The road is closed in both

yesterday 14:03
Exeter City give fresh update on how many Wembley tickets have been sold

Exeter City have given a fresh update on how many tickets have been sold for their League Two play-off final against Blackpool at Wembley on Sunday.

After 10,000 tickets sold in the first day, more than 3,000 were shifted over the weekend, meaning that, as of 9.30am today, over 13,000 of

yesterday 11:51
Daily News
Stoker is the best dog in Devon

A two-year-old flat-coated retriever was named 'Best in Show' at this year's Devon County Show.

Stoker, was awarded the top prize after being judged against breed-specific criteria including height, movement, teeth and coat. Owners, Laura and Frank Cooves, who have been entering their

today 07:39
Humiliating scam led to mum and daughter licking Poundworld staff's feet after fake phone call

A girl and her mother were subjected to a torturous two-and-a-half-hour hoax in Barnstaple's Poundworld last week during which they were ridden like horses by members of staff and forced to lick their feet by a prank caller who was impersonating a charity worker.

Naomi Desmond, 24, and

today 07:39
19 killed, around 50 injured in Ariana Grande Manchester Arena suspected terror attack

Nineteen people are dead and dozens injured after a suspected terrorist bombing tore through music fans leaving a concert in Manchester.

Children and young people are feared to be among those killed and wounded in the blast at the Manchester Arena which police are treating as a

today 06:33
Dawlish Warren beach awarded Blue Flag for 19th year in a row

Beaches in Teignbridge have once again been recognised for being among the best in the UK following the annual Blue Flag and Seaside Awards, run by Keep Britain Tidy. Dawlish Warren has been awarded Blue Flag status for the 19th year running while Coryton Cove, Dawlish, Ness Cove at Shaldon and

today 01:03
North Devon Link Road reopens following life-threatening crash between lorry and van

The North Devon Link Road has now reopened after two drivers were flown to hospital following a serious head-on collision between a white van and an HGV lorry.

Both drivers had to be cut free from the wreckage on the A361 and the driver of the transit van is said to have serious,

yesterday 21:45
Devon singer suffers paralysis after extreme allergic reaction

A popular musician's health has dramatically deteriorated after she suffered an anaphylactic shock in an extreme reaction to eating peanuts.

Suzie Mac has been through eight MRI scans, a lumbar puncture, an endoscopy and many blood tests but doctors are at a loss over what's wrong with

yesterday 20:39
Man behind UK paedophile database refuses to stop exposing offenders

A man who is behind the UK's largest online database of paedophiles says has refused to stop his publishing information, despite appeals to stop from the police.

The UK database website holds details of over 54,000 convicted sex offenders, including more than 100 from across

yesterday 20:39
First look inside revamped Exeter pub

A well-known Exeter pub is reopening following a major renovation to give it a new lease of life and although it has been given a new name, it still celebrates part of the city's rich history.

What was The General Buller in Cowick Street, St Thomas, will reopen to the public tomorrow, May

yesterday 20:39
Latest news from Exeter
today 06:33 19 killed, around 50 injured in Ariana Grande Manchester Arena suspected terror attack
today 01:03 Dawlish Warren beach awarded Blue Flag for 19th year in a row
yesterday 21:45 North Devon Link Road reopens following life-threatening crash between lorry and van
yesterday 20:39 Devon singer suffers paralysis after extreme allergic reaction
yesterday 20:39 Man behind UK paedophile database refuses to stop exposing offenders
yesterday 20:39 First look inside revamped Exeter pub
yesterday 20:39 Police helicopter searches for missing Torquay man
yesterday 19:47 Olympic star launches SW Youth Games
yesterday 19:33 Road workers spotted using angle grinder without protective gear
yesterday 18:27 End-of-season victories for Exeter Chiefs and City worth £12m a year to local economy
yesterday 18:27 Sunny and hot half term set for Devon
yesterday 18:27 Teignmouth Arts Centre future looks secure after council backs development plans
yesterday 18:27 North Devon performers take to the stage for ITV's The Voice auditions
yesterday 18:27 Road blocked following collision between cyclist and skateboarder
yesterday 18:27 Pensioner dies after falling from window
yesterday 18:27 Walker chases after pet dog on Dartmoor - has to be rescued by police helicopter
yesterday 18:27 Humiliating scam led to mum and daughter licking Poundworld staff's feet after fake phone call
yesterday 17:21 Your chance to win Jack Stacey's winning goal for Exeter City in a stunning piece of art
yesterday 17:21 Championship side Sheffield United latest club to be linked with Exeter City's Ollie Watkins
yesterday 17:21 Torre Railway Station signal box auction will attract rail enthusiasts from around the world
yesterday 17:21 Opportunity to bid for Devon farm tenancy for first time in 20 years
yesterday 17:21 Police appeal after café window attacked by vandals
yesterday 17:21 Man arrested after South Devon hit-and-run ‘eliminated from enquiries’
yesterday 16:15 ​More big plans for Exeter's Guildhall Shopping Centre
yesterday 16:15 Planning inquiry could be held into plans to build homes in former hospital garden
yesterday 16:15 Devon needs an energy policy to match the region's needs
yesterday 16:15 Ex boarding school worker faces jail for abuse of boys at Devon school
yesterday 16:15 North Devon man admits making a bomb in his home
yesterday 16:15 Serious head-on crash between transit van and HGV lorry: North Devon link road remains closed
yesterday 15:27 Women's World Cup 2017: Sarah Taylor in England squad, Heather Knight captain
yesterday 15:27 Devon digger driver spared jail over £100,000 demolition rampage
yesterday 15:13 Video: Woody’s Devon County Show walkabout
yesterday 15:09 Is a "knife wielding chicken killer" on the loose in North Devon?
yesterday 15:09 Revamp completed at major Devon hotel
yesterday 15:09 New Devon eco 'micro college' plans on show at open evening tonight
yesterday 15:09 Appeal for help after South Devon's famous Sandyman suffers stroke
yesterday 15:09 Sky's Danny Higginbotham on Exeter City's play-off final against Blackpool
yesterday 15:09 Dangerous rapist jailed again after vicious attack on woman inside Devon prison
yesterday 15:09 Judge approves continued detention of Exeter murder accused in case of body found in wheelie bin
yesterday 14:03 Parade routes announced for Exeter Chiefs and Exeter City in the event of victories
yesterday 14:03 Brixham's family festival BrixFest set to be 'biggest and best yet'
yesterday 14:03 Devon students to take part in Red Bull Soapbox Race
yesterday 14:03 What do signals given by horse riders mean?
yesterday 14:03 Sacked digger driver got revenge by causing £100,000 damage to the road he just made
yesterday 14:03 Police hunt driver of small van after man, 29, died after being hit by car in East Devon
yesterday 14:03 Air ambulance called after baby 'scalded by cup of tea'
yesterday 14:03 Sacked digger driver got revenge by causing £100,000 damage to the road he just made
yesterday 14:03 Air ambulance called to serious collision between HGV lorry and van
yesterday 12:57 East Devon the focus of international mission to ensure fair elections
yesterday 12:57 Neighbours collect £30,000 each in People's Postcode lottery in Devon
Latest news from Great Britain
today 07:27 Manchester Arena blast: Election campaigning suspended
today 07:27 Manchester Arena blast: 22 dead and 59 hurt
today 07:25 Landemer Queen Abbey, 13, has big day planned
today 07:25 Vital Rutherglen road set to re-open after over three months
today 07:25 Manchester Arena 'nail bomb terror attack': What we know so far about explosion that killed 22 gig goers
today 07:21 Manchester 'Terror' Attack: Videos Of Explosion At Ariana Grand Concert Show Chaos And Confusion
today 07:09 Manchester Arena explosion injured flock to Etihad Stadium for help
today 07:09 BREAKING: Manchester Arena attacker identified as lone male who died in the incident
today 07:09 Manchester Arena attack: Parents desperately appeal to social media to find missing kids
today 06:59 How shops take advantage of vulnerable Brits to push expensive credit
today 06:59 How shops take advantage of vulnerable Brits to push expensive credit
today 06:59 Prince George pictured STOOD on backseat of car without wearing seatbelt while being driven to Auntie Pippa's wedding
today 06:59 Prince George pictured STOOD on backseat of car without wearing seatbelt while being driven to Auntie Pippa's wedding
today 06:59 Manchester locals respond to Ariana Grande concert terror attack with offers of help using #RoomforManchester hashtag
today 06:59 Ariana Grande's manager breaks silence over Manchester terror attack: 'We mourn the lives of children taken by this cowardly act'
today 06:59 Ariana Grande's manager breaks silence over Manchester terror attack: 'We mourn the lives of children taken by this cowardly act'
today 06:59 Manchester Arena explosion condemned as 'barbaric attack' by Home Secretary Amber Rudd
today 06:59 Manchester Arena explosion condemned as 'barbaric attack' by Home Secretary Amber Rudd
today 06:59 James Corden pays emotional tribute to victims of Manchester terror attack after 19 people killed at Ariana Grande concert
today 06:59 James Corden pays emotional tribute to victims of Manchester terror attack after 19 people killed at Ariana Grande concert
today 06:59 Manchester Arena explosion: 19 dead and 50 injured at Ariana Grande gig as police treat blast as possible terror attack
today 06:59 Manchester Arena explosion: 19 dead and 50 injured at Ariana Grande gig as police treat blast as possible terror attack
today 06:55 Anyone needing help after Manchester bombing should go to Etihad Stadium
today 06:55 General Election campaigning ‘suspended until further notice’ following Manchester terror attack
today 06:55 Terrifying video shows chaos and panic inside arena during Manchester attack
today 06:53 'BARBARIC!' Manchester terror attack will not 'sow fear' into Britons, Amber Rudd claims
today 06:53 Manchester Arena terror attack strikes four years to the day since Lee Rigby murder
today 06:53 China ‘demands North Korea curbs aggression & submits to UN sanctions’ after missile test
today 06:21 Government review to order zero-hours contracts overhaul
today 06:19 Hamilton veteran Dougie Imrie says losing play-off final is not an option after triple relegation agony
today 06:19 Dundee United players must win mental battle if they want to clinch top flight return, says Paddy Connolly
today 06:19 With sight and hearing problems in the family Nadine Joyce chose a career to help others in the same boat
today 06:19 One stabbing, a slashing and two serious assaults in a weekend of violence across Renfrewshire
today 06:19 Making A Difference: 2nd Cambusnethan Boys' Brigade
today 06:19 Ten months and 10 u-turns for Theresa May as she scraps manifesto pledge
today 06:19 Scottish Labour can tackle the SNP and kick out the Tories
today 06:19 Disabled man on mobility scooter banned from Glasgow post office 'tempted to crawl in to make a point'
today 06:19 Fiancee and toddler son of Scot stuck in sweltering Indian prison plan surprise birthday visit
today 06:19 Fields of black gold as North Sea oil flows from reserves near Shetland following £4.4bn investment
today 06:19 Fred Goodwin off the hook again as RBS look to spare disgrace bosses by thrashing out £700m settlement deal
today 06:19 Darts legend Phil Taylor takes on fitness challenge to help pay for six-year-old Scot's life-changing treatment
today 06:17 'Pls help me...': Frantic parents hunt for missing kids after concert blast
today 06:17 Britain suspends election campaign after suspected attack
today 06:03 Masked jihadi claims ISIS responsible for Manchester terror attack
today 05:55 Deborah and Jennifer Harrison's reign of terror over girl, 16, who they beat, starved and bullied
today 05:55 Starbucks pod at St Stephen's in Hull could be going as part of shopping centre redesign
today 05:55 StrawberryToo continues to combat 'brain drain' to cities such as Manchester and Leeds
today 05:53 Manchester locals respond to Ariana Grande concert terror attack with offers of help using #RoomforManchester hashtag
today 05:53 Did drinking 'detox teas' cause Stephanie Davis, Cara De La Hoyde and Ferne McCann to fall pregnant?
today 05:53 Arsenal transfer news and rumours: Gunners jump in front of Premier League rivals for Belgian league's top scorer