Christmas has come early for an Exeter woman who has won £3,062,272 on Lotto. The South West's newest millionaire did not match all 6 numbers, but got 5 and the bonus ball, and scooped a share of the £15 million jackpot after a quadruple rollover.
Ten years ago, brothers Luke and Piers Simon from Somerset became separated when the Boxing Day tsunami struck the coast of Thailand.
While Luke survived, Piers was the victims of one of the worst natural disasters in living memory.
Their story is featured in Tsunami: Survivors' Stories, on ITV at 9pm tonight.
Jane Solomons has more.
No prizes for guessing what everyone in Yeovil wants for Christmas - a prized ticket to the Manchester United FA Cup tie.
As expected, demand far outweighs supply for the game at Huish Park on 4th January.
Fans were camping overnight and queueing right around the ground from the early hours of this morning as tickets went on sale.
The third-round tie against Britain's most successful club could earn the Glovers an estimated half a million pounds.
Burglars have stolen Christmas presents from a Bridgwater pensioner's home.
19 wrapped presents were stolen from under the 81-year-old woman's tree, in what police have called "a really mean-spirited crime".
The burglary happened sometime between Friday night and Saturday morning. Police are appealing for information.
Christmas has come early for an Exeter woman who has won £3,062,272 on Lotto.
The South West's newest millionaire did not match all 6 numbers, but got 5 and the bonus ball, and scooped a share of the £15 million jackpot after a quadruple rollover.
She will be opening up about her winter windfall later today - stay with us for updates on this lovely story.
Devon and Cornwall Police's budget will be cut by £9m next year, following last week’s Home Office announcement on police funding.
Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Hogg says the cuts will impact policing in Devon and Cornwall, and that the public may have to choose between paying more or getting less.
Plymouth University's Medical School is the best in the country for the quality of its research.
The latest league tables say it is doing better than both Oxford and Cambridge.
80% of its research was also rated as 'world leading' or international quality.
The Highways Agency says it is confident drivers won't be delayed by ongoing roadworks over the Christmas period.
Some work will continue on the A38. There are three projects currently underway on the dual carriageway.
Ten years after the Boxing Day Tsunami claimed the life of Piers Simon from Somerset, his family are sharing their memories in a new ITV documentary.
Luke Simon was with his brother in Thailand when the wave washed in. He survived, but Piers was killed.
Tsunami: Survivors' Stories in on ITV at 9pm tonight.