Tom Daley shows off his medal

Tom Daley wins Olympic bronze

Tom Daley has dedicated his Olympic bronze to his father. The 18 year old from Plymouth won the medal in last night's 10m platform diving.

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Man dies in diving accident near Padstow

A man has died after a diving accident in Cornwall.

The 63 year-old was with friends but got into difficulty off Trevose Head near Padstow yesterday afternoon (Sunday).

He was pulled out of the water and airlifted to the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, where he was pronounced dead. Police are investigating.


Search due to resume for diver's body

The RNLI, police divers and the police and coastguard helicopter all took part in the search Credit: ITV News West Country

The search is due to resume this morning for the body of a diver on the seabed off Devon.

The alarm was raised yesterday at lunchtime after experienced divers reported the sighting near Breakwater Beach in Brixham. A large air and sea search was called off at dusk but police say it will begin again, depending on the tides. Nobody has so far been reported missing.


Couch and Barrow win silver

Tonia Couch and Sarah Barrow have won the silver medal in the 10 metre synchronised platform event on the opening day of the FINA Diving World Series at the London Aquatics Centre

The duo had finished fifth in the same discipline at the London 2012 Olympics but improved on that in the first diving event to take place at the venue since the end of the Games.

The Chinese pair of Chen Ruolin and Liu Huixia overhauled Couch and Barrow, who had led following the opening two rounds, to take the gold medal.

Plymouth pair competing in World Diving Series

Sarah Barrow and Tonia Couch will compete this weekend Credit: Sportsbeat

Divers Tonia Couch and Sarah Barrow will be competing at the World Diving Series in London this weekend. The pair who are from Plymouth will be competing in the ten metre syncro event at London's Aquatics Centre. They both competed at the venue at the 2012 Olympics.

Daley: "I want to take part in five Olympics"

Plymouth diver Tom Daley has spoken of his hopes to take part in five Olympic games. The Olympic gold medalist was speaking in Glasgow following his appointment as ambassador to next year's Commonwealth Games in Scotland.

The reigning Commonwealth champion, Daley is currently on a two-month rest from diving. He talks about his break from the sport and about recovering from an arm injury.

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