Residents in Barnstaple have occupied their local pub to try to stop it being knocked down.
Ben Heath proposed to his girlfriend Natalie by making a four minute romcom which was shown on the big screen at a cinema in Barnstaple
Across the region theatres have been filling with the sound of laughter as it is Panto season.
Police in Devon have charged a man with possession of an imitation firearm.
It follows an incident in Barnstaple on Monday afternoon when armed officers closed off several streets in the town.
32 year old Craig Lethaby is due to appear before Barnstaple Magistrates Court today.
A 32 year-old man has been questioned by police following a firearms incident in Barnstaple. The area around Castle Street was cordoned off yesterday evening after a reports that a man was threatening to harm himself and others.
Police have arrested a man in Barnstaple following an incident in the town which saw armed officers close off several streets this afternoon.
The public's being asked to keep away from Castle Street in Barnstaple after reports of a man with a firearm in the area.
The road is closed and armed police are on the scene.
Police in Barnstaple are advising people to keep out of parts of the town centre following a firearms incident.
Officers were called to Castle Street soon after four o'clock. There's concern for the safety of man inside a property.
The area around the Strand has been cordoned off
A large fire at an industrial park in Chivenor is being treated as arson.
Up to 40 cars and minibuses were damaged when the fire broke out at the Chivenor Trade Centre near Braunton in the early hours of Saturday. Properties nearby also had to be evacuated.
Thousands of people packed The Square in Barnstaple for yesterday's switch on of the Christmas lights.
Music was provided by Exeter's Adam Issac ahead of girl band Stooshe who performed the light switch-on along with ITV West Country reporter Seth Conway.
Girl band Stooshe have been performing in Barnstaple this evening to mark the switch-on of the town's Christmas lights. Read more here.
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.
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.