The boxes are believed to have washed up on Porthbeor beach in Roseland and on Vault Beach in Gorran Havern.Read the full story ›
More than 2,000 people have signed a petition against a ban on dogs using Weymouth beach for seven months of the year.
Weymouth and Portland Borough Council increased the ban in 2016 to cover Easter through to October, but campaigners want that reduced. Dog owners say a seven-month ban is too long and want it limited to the summer season.
The campaigners say the longer ban has led to a drop in visitors and loss in trade for cafes and kiosks along the seafront.
They want residents in Weymouth and Portland to back their petition.
Until now, there had been no known sightings in the county.Read the full story ›
Cornwall Wildlife Trust says 144 people have reported seeing one of the creatures in the past three days.Read the full story ›
Artists created a 400ft-wide Hindu design as part of the global Sri Yantra Project.Read the full story ›
The 48-year-old included the comments in a newspaper column whilst reviewing a restaurant in the area.Read the full story ›
Police were notified and a team of bomb disposal experts are travelling to East Cliff beach to deal with the item.Read the full story ›
As the South West's beaches get busier over the summer the RNLI is urging people to stay safe in the water.Read the full story ›
A study by the Marine Conservation Society, found the South West to have the second highest litter density in the country.Read the full story ›
The RNLI had to rescue 1,600 people in the region last year. It is urging people to put their safety first when visiting the coast.Read the full story ›