A special ceremony has taken place to mark the opening of Crediton's new £8.5 million link road.
It is considered to be vital for the economic well-being of area as well as easing traffic congestion.
An exact date for the opening of the road isn't yet known.
Around 200 homes are without water in the Ivybridge area due to a burst pipe.
An investigation is underway after a fire at an industrial estate in Devon.
Around 80 fire fighters were called to South Hams Industrial Estate in Kingsbridge in the early hours of this morning.
It's not yet known how the fire started and fire crews remain at the scene.
The MOD has awarded £3.2 billion of contracts to support the management of the UK's naval bases.
The contracts will also cover the maintenance and repair of the Royal Navy’s warships and submarines, which the MOD says will directly sustain more than 7,500 jobs across the UK.
Babcock, which manages Her Majesty’s Naval Bases at Devonport and Clyde, has been awarded a £2.6 billion contract, while BAE Systems, which manages Portsmouth Naval Base, has been awarded a £600 million contract.
The deal brings 5 existing contracts under one framework.