A man in St Ives broke this car window to "rescue" a dog on a day when temperatures hit 15 degrees. He claims if he hadn't the animal would have died. The RSPCA says dog owners should be more conscious of the dangers of leaving dogs in vehicles.
Police say three people were taken to hospital with minor injuries after a large fire in the basement of the Bancourt Hotel in Torquay early this morning.The hotel was evacuated and 80 young farmers forced to leave.They were staying there while attending their annual convention. Guests spent the rest of the night at the Riviera Centre. Officers are treating the fire as arson and an... View details ⇨
MOD has confirmed that Royal Marines from Plymouth will be part of a new anti terror unit to combat the threat to ships and ports around the UK coast. The Maritime Operations Commando unit will fight
terrorists and pirates.Our defence reporter Scott Bingham has more.
If you missed it - here's the amazing story of Spencer Watts who is an inspiration to all - paralysed in a motocross accident 6 years ago, now he's planning to complete the London Marathon next year in his new robotic legs. Janine Jansen has been to meet him..
Congratulations! Baby giraffe! This new arrival came into the world yesterday morning and staff don't know yet if it's a boy or girl. The giraffe house is likely to be closed for a few days but visitors may be able to see the baby this weekend.
What goes at 3mph, can stand up, sit down, and go up and down steps? These robotic legs! Spencer Watts from Tiverton was paralysed in a motocross accident 6 years ago and is now hoping to complete next year's London Marathon. More on Spotlight 1830
It's being claimed some motorists are treating Dartmoor 'like a race track', after one driver was recorded doing 117mph. The National Park has been looking at data from newly installed signs, that measure how fast people are driving and flash a warning if they're speeding. Around a quarter were breaking the 40mph speed limit. It's not known whether the person doing 117mph was in a car or on a... View details ⇨