A fire engine from Torquay was sent to a report of people stuck in a cherry picker at Broomhill Way.
On arrival the crew confirmed there were 2 adult males stuck in a cherry picker and requested the attendance of the aerial ladder platform from Torquay.
Once in attendance the aerial ladder platform and its crew were used to rescue the 2 males uninjured from the cherry picker.
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service say that the fire in the commercial unit measures approximately 40m x 10m.Read the full story ›
A controversial plan to build an 11 storey hotel and luxury apartments on Torquay's seafront has been approved.Read the full story ›
Paul and Gail Freathy moved from Gail's home city of Johannesburg three years ago and run a small business in Torquay.Read the full story ›
A man who was shot in the head in Antigua on Christmas Day may lose his sight, his family say.Read the full story ›
A friend of Devon man Chris Tester - who was shot in a robbery in Antigua - has thanked people for helping raise money to get him home.Read the full story ›
A man, who was shot in the head in Antigua on Christmas Day, has been flown back to Plymouth thanks to a £100,000 fundraising campaign.Read the full story ›
Chris Tester was shot during a suspected robbery on the Caribbean island on Christmas Day.Read the full story ›
A Devon man who was shot in the head on Christmas Day during a robbery in Antigua is to fly back to the UK.Read the full story ›
Chris Tester from Torquay is undergoing surgery in a Caribbean hospital after he was shot in the head on Christmas Day.Read the full story ›