The West Country got its first medal of the Commonwealth Games at lunchtime when Gloucester's Vicky Holland won bronze in the women's triathlon.
She came third in the sweltering Glasgow sun in what is a truly tough event whatever the weather. The race was won by her England team mate Jodie Stimpson. They were the first medals to be won at the Games.
More top news
Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams has revealed how she was bullied in school because she started acting in the hit fantasy series.
A dead whale - believed to be a minke whale - has washed up on a Devon beach between Dawlish and Dawlish Warren.
Controversial plans to axe maternity services in North Devon have led mothers to protest on social media.