Katie Gammon from Barnstaple had a lung transplant two months ago. This weekend she led a five-mile charity walk.
A big bird had to be apprehended by police in North Devon this morning after a member of the public saw it walking across the road.
33 jobs in Exeter at electricals chain Comet have been axed in the latest round of redundancies by the company's administrator
Fire Service Commander Neil Blackburn tells ITV West Country that the police and fire service have an open mind regarding the cause of this morning's fire. They are investigating the possibility that it was an arson attack.
Devon and Somerset Fire Service has spent the early hours of this morning tackling a huge blaze at Chivenor Business Park, Devon. 14 cars and 19 minibuses belonging to Chivenor Car Hire have been destroyed.
It took 35 firefighters to extinguish the blaze. The operation was further complicated by the need to isolate a nearby gas supply. A police and fire service investigation is now underway.
Firefighters across the region will go on strike today between 10am and 2pm.
It's the latest round of industrial action by members of the Fire Brigades Union, which is unhappy over changes to their pensions.
It claims that many firefighters will have to retire at 55 because of the physical strain of the job - but could then face losing almost half of their pension allowance.
The biggest women's tennis tournament in our region is underway in Barnstaple, the GB Pro-Series is taking place at the Tarka Tennis Centre.
Many of the world's best tennis players are taking part, including the former British number one Heather Watson.
And the mother of Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray is also there in her role as British women's captain.
The British Federation Cup captain Judy Murray has been at the AEGON pro series Barnstaple this morning.
The mother of British number one Andy Murray is in North Devon to watch the players who might make up part of her Fed cup team next year.
Nine British players are taking part along with a number of others hoping to qualify for the Barnstaple tournament.
Ms Murray also commented on the great facilities for indoor tennis in North Devon.
The AEGON pro series Barnstaple tournament has got underway this morning.
The competition at the Tarka Tennis centre is the richest tennis tournament in Britain outside of the grass court season and the ATP finals in London. Heather Watson starts her singles campaign tomorrow but will play doubles this evening.
The biggest tennis tournament in the South West gets underway in Barnstaple today, the Tarka Tennis centre hosts the AEGON pro series every year.
It is one of the highest level women's tennis events in the country, former British number one Heather Watson will be taking part.
A new marathon is to take place in the West Country, the Barnstaple marathon is beginning on Sunday 28th September next year.
The race - organised by North Devon Road Runners - will see participants run from the town's Rock Park to RMB Chivenor and then back to Yelland, a half marathon is also on offer.