A Devon man who's lived with a wolf pack in the wild for two and a half years wants to set up a study centre near Ilfracombe.
Shaun Ellis has kept a pack of wolves at Combe Martin for several years, but he's been refused permission. The district council has rejected the application because of worries about noise, traffic, and because it's in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
The Mayor of Ilfracombe has spoken out after hearing constant criticism that the Verity statue in the town endorses teenage pregnancy.Read the full story ›
Ilfracombe's newest lady is being lit up tonight. Verity, the controversial statue by Damien Hirst was installed on the pier last month.
Now energy-efficient LED lights have been put in. The switch-on will be followed by a firework display and other entertainment.
The West Country Tonight has been given exclusive access upclose to Ilfracombe's controversial new statue Verity by the artist Damien Hirst.
The bronze sculpture has only been in place for a month but being on the end of the town's pier the elements are already turning it green in places.
Damien Hirst's bronze sculpture 'Verity' has been in place for a month. The sixty six foot high artwork, though, is proving a hit with thousands of people paying her a visit.
A design engineer from North Devon has become the South West Apprentice of the Year and is now hoping to win the national title.
Daniel Lawson from Ilfracombe won the regional award for his work encouraging more young people into apprenticeships. His firm TDK-Lamda is now encouraging its worldwide employees to vote online for Dan to become the overall winner.
He told us about how valuable apprenticeships are
You can find out more about Dan here.
Shots of Hirst's 'Verity' being moved into position
Our Devon correspondent Seth Conway is following the operation to put the 22 metre statue by Damian Hirst in place on Ilfracombe Pier. He's sent this report from the site.
A controversial statue by Damien Hirst is on the verge of being hoisted into position in IlfracombeRead the full story ›