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DIY SOS help 'life-changing' for MS Torquay dad

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A father with multiple sclerosis (MS) whose family was helped by DIY SOS ...

2019-05-24 16:02 open_in_new
Military policeman jailed for sex attacks

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A former military policeman has been jailed for abusing two young girls ...

2019-05-24 16:02 open_in_new
Premiership: Exeter Chiefs v Northampton Saints

Northampton director of rugby Chris Boyd says his side can reverse last weekend's loss at Exeter Chiefs as they return to Sandy Park for the Premiership semi-final.

Saints conceded six tries in a 40-21 defeat by the league leaders.

"It's interesting this week as we're playing the ...

2019-05-24 14:59 open_in_new
Devon heroin and crack cocaine drugs gang jailed

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A drugs gang that supplied "vulnerable" people with heroin and crack ...

2019-05-24 12:53 open_in_new
Family plea for daughter death inquiry

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The family of a woman who died of an overdose along with her violent ...

2019-05-24 11:50 open_in_new
Premiership semi-finals: Saracens, Gloucester, Exeter and Northampton in last four

Twelve teams kicked off with dreams of Premiership success and silverware in September. Now, in late May, just four remain as we reach the semi-finals.

Defending champions Saracens and last season's runners-up Exeter Chiefs appear favourites to book a repeat of their 2018 final after ...

2019-05-24 09:44 open_in_new
Plymouth police free man handcuffed in 'bedroom antic'

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A handcuffed man was forced to visit a police station to ask to be freed ...

2019-05-23 16:56 open_in_new
Cliff-climbing teens 'close to disaster' in Torquay

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Teenagers spotted clambering over a cliff about 75ft (23m) above sea ...

2019-05-23 14:50 open_in_new
Woman in UK-wide cycle and 70 beach cleans

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A world-record holder is cycling 7,200km (4,474 miles) around the UK and ...

2019-05-23 13:47 open_in_new
Jack Nowell: Exeter's England winger says Chiefs are spurred on by 2018 Premiership final loss

Exeter's England and British and Irish Lions winger Jack Nowell says the pain of losing last year's Premiership final has spurred them on this season.

The Chiefs topped the league for a second successive season and will host Northampton in Saturday's semi-final.

Having been champions ...

2019-05-23 10:38 open_in_new
Prison officers 'ignoring' body-worn video camera rules

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Prison officers "routinely ignore" rules on when to use body-worn video ...

2019-05-23 09:35 open_in_new
Disabled make-up artist puts strangers' insults on face

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A disabled make-up artist is writing "hurtful" words strangers call her ...

2019-05-23 03:17 open_in_new
Ruta Meilutyte: London 2012 champion retires after missing three drugs tests

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London Olympic swimming champion Ruta Meilutyte has announced her retirement from the sport after missing three drugs tests.

The Lithuanian trained and studied in Plymouth when she ...

2019-05-22 18:53 open_in_new
Historic sailing race The Transat ditches Plymouth for France

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A 60-year-old transatlantic sailing race will no longer start in the UK, ...

2019-05-22 13:38 open_in_new
Hilary Mantel: Billboard hints at new novel

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A new billboard advertisement hinting that Hilary Mantel is ready to ...

2019-05-21 19:44 open_in_new
Moray Low: Exeter's former Scotland prop retires aged 34

Exeter's former Scotland prop Moray Low has announced his retirement.

The 34-year-old, who won 37 caps for Scotland, has spent the past five years at Sandy Park after eight years at Glasgow Warriors.

Low is going to focus on a property development business he has set up with former ...

2019-05-21 14:29 open_in_new
HMP Exeter: Jail makes 'no progress' on tackling drugs

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Prison bosses have failed to address concerns over drug use by inmates, ...

2019-05-21 02:56 open_in_new
Stress from poverty 'over-medicalised'

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More than 70 million prescriptions for anti-depressants were issued in ...

2019-05-20 20:38 open_in_new
Mount Batten beach closed after asbestos discovered

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A popular beach has been closed after asbestos was discovered. ...

2019-05-20 16:26 open_in_new
British Swimming 'disappointed' by 'toxic' claims from Tom Daley's husband Dustin Lance Black

British Swimming says it is "extremely disappointed" after claims from Tom Daley's husband, Dustin Lance Black, that the organisation has created a "toxic environment" for families at the Diving World Series.

Black, 44, later said the organisation was "corrupt" in a series of ...

2019-05-20 13:17 open_in_new
Royal Mail to launch parcel postboxes

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Royal Mail has announced plans for the UK's first-ever parcel ...

2019-05-20 12:14 open_in_new