A woman from Somerset has made history by becoming the first person to swim from Cornwall to the Scillies.
Beth French, who's from Milverton, set off from Porthcurno yesterday lunchtime. She arrived on St Mary's this morning, completing the swim in 17 hours and 28 minutes. She said via twitter "I have an awesome body - mission completed!".
More top news
Church attendance may be falling across the country, but church tourism is on the increase.
Britain's oldest rescue cat which was found wandering the streets at the age of 19 has been rehomed after her story went global.
The sisters of a shop worker stabbed to death outside a party in Gloucester have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.