6:20 am, Fri 10 May 2013
Devon woman loses fight against wind farm near Exmoor
A Devon woman has lost her fight to block plans for a wind farm near Exmoor.
Anita Colman claims that the planned wind turbines will spoil the local landscape in the Batsworthy Cross area of Knowstone.
But the government inspector said any landscape impact will be outweighed by its renewable energy production.
5:10 am, Tue 12 Feb 2013 Tarr Steps Repairs
Repairs to Tarr Steps underway
Tarr Steps, ancient landmark on Exmoor
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Work is underway to restore the Tarr Steps attraction on Exmoor. Some of the ancient steps, which are popular amongst visitors, were washed away during the bad weather in December.
4:56 pm, Wed 06 Feb 2013 Visit Chagford
Website aims to attract visitors to remote Dartmoor town
Award winning chef Michael Caines is giving his support to a new drive to attract visitors to Chagford on Dartmoor, home to his restaurant at Gidleigh Park.
Local businesses have got together to launch a new website to try to bring more people to the town, which has been feeling the effects of the recession because of its relatively remote location.
Bob Cruwys reports:
7:00 am, Wed 06 Feb 2013 Visit Chagford
Chef backs website to promote Chagford
Award-winning chef Michael Caines is backing a website designed to attract visitors to Chagford on Dartmoor, which is home to his restaurant at Gidleigh Park.
Local businesses have set up the
site to bring more people to the town, which has been feeling the effects of the recession because of its relatively remote location.
2:49 pm, Sat 02 Feb 2013 Lorry stuck in narrow lane
Lorry recovered from narrow lane
Sanctuary Lane in Brompton Regis
Credit: ITV News West Country
A lorry that was wedged between a house and a churchyard wall in a Somerset village has been recovered.
It belonged to a Polish firm and became stuck in Brompton Regis on Thursday night.
It caused damage to the house. Sanctuary Lane was closed yesterday and reopened this morning [Saturday].
6:33 pm, Fri 01 Feb 2013 Lorry stuck in narrow lane
Full report: Stuck lorry in Exmoor village
A lorry driver has wedged his vehicle between a house and a wall in a Somerset village. The road has been closed since the lorry got stuck there at teatime yesterday. It may not be cleared until tomorrow.
The home owner in Brompton Regis says he's angry that his house has been damaged and wants Sat Nav devices to warn lorry drivers not to take narrow roads. Robert Murphy reports.
4:54 pm, Fri 01 Feb 2013 Lorry stuck in narrow lane
Home owner tells us "This is the first time I've had a lorry take the house out".
Kevin Steer owns the house in Brompton Regis where the lorry is stuck. He says lorries often pass through the Exmoor village which was designed for horses and carts and this hasn't come as a shock.
3:27 pm, Fri 01 Feb 2013 Lorry stuck in narrow lane
Lorry gets stuck in Somerset
The lorry became stuck in Brompton Regis on Thursday
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A lorry driver has wedged his vehicle between a house and a churchyard wall in a Somerset village, closing the road and damaging the house.
The vehicle, which belongs to Polish firm Skat, became stuck in Brompton Regis on Thursday evening.
It is believed to have been carrying paper to a paper mill in Watchet.
The road remains closed while the Highways Agency attempts to recover the vehicle.