Luke Friend, from Devon has his final rehersal ahead of this weekend's X factor
Luke Friend, the 17 year old from Teignmouth in Devon, will continue his battle for survival tonight in the live finals of X-Factor.
Honiton's ancient hot penny-throwing ceremony takes place today. Here we explain what it is and how it started.
The Christmas Lights are being switched on in Barnstaple just after 6pm tonight. Thousands of people have already packed The Square for an afternoon of live music.
Exeter's Adam Issac was on stage ahead of girl band Stooshe who are performing the light switch-on along with ITV West Country reporter Seth Conway.
One of the oldest radio DJs in the country has been broadcasting for 43 years on hospital radio in Plymouth. Connal Cather recently celebrated his 90th birthday, and still presents his show from Derriford Hospital every week. Ian Barber went to see him in action.
Lily Allen has announced she will be performing at Glastonbury Festival in 2014. She told Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw that it would be her first 'big gig' of the year.
Devon's singing star Luke Friend was back in the county today - for a flying visit between X Factor rehearsals.
Luke, who's from Teignmouth, was in Exeter this afternoon, where he got a suitably excited reception.
Richard Lawrence was there too.
Devon's singing star Luke Friend has been back in the county today - for a flying visit between X Factor rehearsals. He received a very excited response from crowds in Exeter.
Last month ITV West Country spoke to his mother Sue Potts.
Rick Stein is one of the most famous celebrity chefs around and is well known in Padstow where he has made his home and opened a string of restaurants and cafes.
He has also recently published his memoirs in which he lifts the lid on his past and his relationship with his troubled father.
Video. They hadn't seen anything quite like it before, at a fine art auctioneers in Dorset. More than 50 lots of Star Wars memorabilia and toys went up for sale after a local collector passed away, leaving a house full of items from his beloved film.
Merchandise from the movie franchise which began in 1977, specially boxed and mint condition is highly coveted. And Star Wars fans were desperate to put their bids in. Martin Dowse was there too.