Crypts were uncovered at Stoke Damerel Church during renovation work - it's believed their contents could date back to the 15th century.Read the full story ›
Veterans have been gathering at RAF St Mawgan in Cornwall for a celebration of the region's military history. The air station is highlighting the role it played in World War II and working with veterans to make sure their stories and memories are preserved. Kathy Wardle has met some of them.
Seventy years ago, Exeter experienced the heaviest bombing of the Second World War. Jonty Messer reports on an exhibition in the city that focuses on the memories of people who lived through the blitz.
The Exeter Blitz Exhibition is running at the Guildhall until 10th May.
Survivors of the German bombing raids on Exeter, which began 70 years ago, have been recording their memories for posterity.Read the full story ›
A study has found that children living in a rundown part of St Ives during the depression of the 1930s were happy despite their poverty.
The study was carried out by an A level student who interviewed local people to find out what it was like to be a child living in the Downalong area of the town which was mainly made up of families of fishermen.
Although there was no sanitation or running water the children had the sea and the beach-and most of their memories were of that rather than the poor conditions they lived in. Our Cornwall Correspondent Steve Hardy has been hearing about life in early 20th Century St Ives
Two rings created as presents for the daughters of a Totnes merchant in the seventeenth century have been reunited after 400 years apart.Read the full story ›