A lollipop lady and a BAFTA-winning actress from the West Country are among those recognised in the Queen's New Year's honours list. As ever, people from all walks of life here in the region have been honoured.
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Prince Charles was at his namesake school in Dorset yesterday to celebrate its 20th anniversary.
The prince dropped in to the Prince of Wales School in Dorchester, met some of the pupils and planted a tree to mark the occasion.
He originally laid the foundation stone in 1993 and officially opened the building two years later.
The RNLI in St Ives has taken a huge step towards getting a new Shannon Class lifeboat.
The Queen launched the appeal in May 2013 and it's raised more than £100,000.
It's hoped the town will take delivery of the lifeboat in autumn 2015.
Day three of the Royals tour of the South West has brought them to Jamie Oliver's restaurant Fifteen.
Today the couple will meet young chefs training at before heading to Watergate Bay, to meet members of Surf Action, a charity that supports military veterans and their families.
Prince Charles came to help celebrate Plymouth's centenary.
Plymouth has been around since Roman times, but not as we know it today. It was three separate towns until the prospect of war in Europe sparked the need to pull together, as John Andrews reports.
Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall have spent a second day touring the region. The Royal couple met TV chef Hugh Fearley-Whittingstall at his River Cottage headquarters in East Devon. Richard Lawrence reports.
On his visit to Devon today, the Prince of Wales praised the work of Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage farm for promoting sustainable food production:-
The Prince of Wales been visiting Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage farm on the second day of his trip to the West Country.
During his visit with the Duchess of Cornwall to Devon today, he toured the garden and kitchens where he met trainee chefs and people enjoying food and cookery courses. He presented the Farm with a plum tree.
The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall continue their three day visit to the south west today. Yesterday they were in Looe and today they'll be at Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage in East Devon.
They'll find out about foraging and meet some of the young people at its cookery school. The visit continues until tomorrow.