Figures out today show that as in Somerset, the controversial badger cull in Gloucestershire has failed to meet its target and may have to be extended.
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson MP claims the cull has been 'a success' in an interview with ITV News West Country's Ian Axton:
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East Devon Council are proposing to ban the feeding of seagulls on their seashores - becoming one of the first in the UK to do so.
Noah's Ark Zoo Farm in Somerset is now home to a new clutch of tortoises.
Bulk of the region has sunshine with cloud clearing in most places by lunchtime.