It's a phenomenon more usually associated with the far north but the Northern Lights - or aurora borealis - could actually be seen from Dartmoor last night.
People often travel to Iceland or Norway to see the strange sights but Phil Morgan stayed firmly at home in the West Country. No need to cancel the cruise yet - his experience was marred by the famous West Country mist.
Science tells us that what looks like dancing lights are in fact electrically charged particles from the sun as they enter the earth's atmosphere.
A number of young foals are looking for new homes following the annual Dartmoor pony drift.Read the full story ›
An eight-day march across Dartmoor has got underway in an effort to prevent ponies being bred for human consumption.
The organisers say they want to raise awareness of 'irresponsible breeding' programmes and have criticised conservation methods which encourage the slaughter of the animals.
Three pack ponies are taking part in the 164 mile walk from Dartmoor to Exmoor, carrying supplies for the trip:
Residents living in homes they've built on their own land at a Dartmoor beauty spot have been given a year to leave.Read the full story ›
A lynx who escaped from Dartmoor zoo almost a month ago has finally been recaptured.Read the full story ›
An internationally renowned photographer who's just had exhibitions in New York and Tokyo has challenged herself of take a photograph on the moors every day for a year. There are some stunning pictures - but what's even more incredible is that she took all of them with a mobile phone. Jacquie Bird went to meet her- here's her report.
Walkers are being urged not to approach Dartmoor ponies after a newborn foal died but to use social media to monitor their welfareRead the full story ›
A Duke of Edinburgh team has been airlifted to safety after one of their members fell unconscious while hiking in Devon.
The young walkers called an ambulance to Cornwood on Dartmoor last night, and were assisted by the local search and rescue team.
It's still not clear what condition the injured member is in.
The Castle perched on top of a hill is particularly susceptible to bad weather.Read the full story ›
Fears are growing for a missing 85 year-old man whose car was found abandoned near a reservoir in Dartmoor. Robert West was last seen at his home in Paignton yesterday morning.
Officers say they're increasingly concerned for his welfare.