Another student from our region who is celebrating his A-Levels results today is a Syrian refugee living in Plymouth.
Mohammed Leily moved to Devon four years ago and could not speak English when he arrived.
Now he has gained three A's and one A star as a mature student. He now wants to study medicine and hopes to become a surgeon:
Helen has the forecast for Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset.Read the full story ›
Two brothers have taken up a rowing challenge in memory of their father who passed away from skin cancer.
Jude Massey and and Greg Bailey will be rowing from Gran Canaria to Barbados from the 15th of January.
They described their father's battle with skin cancer as "horrendous". Watch Kylie's interview with them below:
Students in the region celebrated their A-Level grades, although critics say the change to the education system creates too much pressure.Read the full story ›
Over 100,000 cases of non-melanoma skin cancer are diagnosed in the UK each year. We've listed the statistics and advice for those at risk.Read the full story ›
In the Tonight programme, ITV West Country's presenter, Kylie Pentelow, investigates exactly how safe it is to tan in the sun.
The issue is a pertinent and personal one to her, losing her father to skin cancer in 2015.
Her dad found an unusual lump on his arm, which quickly spread to his lymph nodes. After two years of fighting, he passed away at 68 years of age:
- 'How Safe is a Sun Tan?' will be airing on ITV's Tonight programme tonight, Thursday 17 August at 7.30pm.
On the Tonight programme, presenter Kylie Pentelow investigates how much sun exposure is essentially too much, as experts disagree.Read the full story ›
Today is A-Level results day, and teenagers up and down the country have been opening envelopes which could determine the next stage of their lives.
Some will be heading to university, others on a gap year and many straight into the workforce.
Earlier, we spoke to Cerys Mack who completed her A-levels at Exeter College. Cerys secured 3 A*s in Psychology, Biology and Chemistry.
Cerys will now be going to Bristol University to study medicine, and she was clearly ecstatic about her results.
Bob has the forecast for Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset.Read the full story ›
A former paratropper who fought at the Falkands war, takes part in a special liberation service after returning to the islands.Read the full story ›