Avon and Somerset Police will be able to avoid front-line cuts to policing after the Chancellor's Autumn Statement yesterday.Read the full story ›
West Country MPs Sarah Wollaston and Richard Drax have been questioning the Prime Minister about backing bombing raids on Syria.Read the full story ›
No more cuts to Devon and Cornwall Police and more money for West Country schools: two promises made by the Chancellor today.Read the full story ›
Our political correspondent Bob Constantine has been listening to the Chancellor as he delivers his spending review.Read the full story ›
The Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has been in the South West today talking to the party's regional conference.
He spoke about last night's United Nation's resolution on Islamic State and about the need to improve pay and infrastructure in the region.
Labour Party membership is up a staggering 14,000 since Jeremy Corbyn became party leader. He was here to tell those supporters what needs to be done in the South West. he said Labour was the anti-austerity party, and argued wages had to rise - especially in Devon and Cornwall.
Exeter's Labour MP Ben Bradshaw has made his strongest attack so far on the party leader Jeremy Corbyn.Read the full story ›
Exeter's Labour MP Ben Bradshaw has made his strongest attack so far on the party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
Asked by Ian Axton about Mr Corbyn's opposition to airstrikes on Syria, Mr Bradshaw described the leader as being on a learning curve and "never having had to make a difficult decision".
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It's after Mr Corbyn said he was “not happy” that armed officers and special forces had an order to kill extremists.
In response Mr Bradshaw tweeted: “Please tell me it’s not true Jeremy has said that faced with Kalashnikov wielding genocidal fascists our security forces should not shoot.”
6 police and crime commissioners - including Tony Hogg- have threatened the Government with legal action over further police funding cuts.Read the full story ›
A Devonport-based ship has rescued more than 400 migrants in the Mediterranean.
HMS Enterprise has been helping with the Royal Navy's operation to counter migrant smugglers. The people they rescued are being cared for on-board the ship before being transferred to a Norwegian support vessel.
Ian Axton sits down with Bristol North West Conservative MP Charlotte Leslie, Labour's Luke Pollard and former Conservative MP Mark Reckless, now UKIP's economic spokesman.
They debate the important issues of the day, including poverty, the Labour leadership and Europe.