In a symbolic victory for Labour, MPs have also backed a motion from the Opposition party to pause Universal Credit.Read the full story ›
For some businesses in the South West region, making the switch from the old pound coin to the new one is proving to be pricey.Read the full story ›
The last bank in a Devon town has been permanently closed today, 10 October.
The Lloyds bank in Topsham shut its doors for the final time at 2pm.
The bank says changes to the way people do their banking, such as online, has reduced the number of customers choosing to visit their branches.
It is now the 14th bank to close in the county in 2017.
Customers in Topsham will now have to travel to Exeter to access their nearest branch.
NatWest says the number of transactions in its Cheddar branch have dropped by nearly half in the last six years.Read the full story ›
A South Gloucestershire woman says she was forced to live on the equivalent of just over £1 a day as a result of debt.Read the full story ›
People interested in buying the North Somerset home have to enter a competition by paying £2, answer a question and get through to the draw.Read the full story ›
Under new rules, charities could be fined tens of thousands of pounds if they continue to pester for donations despite requests to stop.Read the full story ›
For the second year running, Sandbanks has been identified as Britain's most expensive seaside location.Read the full story ›
As the new 12-sided coin enters circulation, some firms have had to make more changes than most.Read the full story ›
The Government has previously described the new coin - which enters circulation on Tuesday - as "harder to counterfeit than ever before".Read the full story ›