A campaign led by two women from Devon has resulted in a second recall of thousands of Vauxhall Zafiras.Read the full story ›
The search for a missing cockapoo prompted the posting of a £250 reward and even its own Facebook page - "Let's find Ralf and bring him home" and now the much loved dog is home safe and sound.
Zoe Kiely from Mannamead was heartbroken when eight-year-old Ralf ran off from a relative's home in Ivybridge on Monday 14 March.
The hunt for Ralf went viral on social media with a number of sightings. Zoe herself went out looking for her "soulmate" pooch every day and hasn't been able to sleep properly since.
But tonight she should sleep soundly as a farmer found the canine escapee sleeping in a barn in Ugborough and Zoe has been reunited with her faithful friend.
A heartbroken family is offering a cash reward to the person who finds their missing dog, Ralph.
The 8 year old light brown cockapoo, went missing in Ivybridge five days ago where he was being looked after by relatives.
Zoe Kiely, Ralph's owner who is 'desperate' to get him home, is not currently in the country. Meanwhile friends and family have put up a £250 reward for his safe return.
Ralph is wearing a red collar and is micro chipped. The family asks anyone who does find him to take him to their nearest rescue centre or vet so that the family can be contacted.
A city bus has been left hanging in mid air after mounting a grass verge in Ivybridge.
The Number 20A appears to have tried to cross the verge, but got stuck in the process.
Firefighters were called to Woodland Road in Ivybridge just before 7pm, and reported finding the bus in a 'precarious position'.
Crews made the vehicle and scene safe using small tools.
Twitter users - including police officers - have been quick to compare the incident to a scene from the film, The Italian Job.
Owen Taylor turned up with reddish pink hair rather than his natural blond. The school said it was too "extreme" and sent him home early.Read the full story ›
A woman has managed to walk away with minor injuries after her car crashed through the wall of a takeaway in Ivybridge.Read the full story ›
Families desperate for the NHS to approve a drug that could change their children's lives have just found out they have to keep waiting.
The decision on whether to fund Translarna, which could be life-changing for children with muscular dystrophy, was expected to be this afternoon.
The mother of a boy from Devon who has the devastating muscle-wasting condition Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy has been fighting for the NHS to approve the drug, which is widely available in Europe.
Ruth Le Gal's son Leo is being treated with Translarna in America, and his family say they have seen huge improvements in the last few months - but they are desperate for the drug to be approved here as he is only being treated as part of a trial.
A decision won't now be made until NICE concludes its appraisal process.
"Children deteriorate very quickly who have got this illness and this medication can stop this illness, can keep them stable and keep them healthy."
A mother from Devon is calling for a potentially life changing muscular dystrophy drug to be made available on the NHS.
Ruth Le Gal's son Leo suffers from the conditon and today she joined a group of campaigners at Westminster who say the drug is taking too long to be approved.
Today at PMQ's David Cameron said a decision would be made in the near:
A woman from Devon woke up to find more than 100 gnomes carefully arranged in her front garden.
Marcela Telehanicova pulled open her curtains to be confronted by 107 gnomes in a formation on her front path at her home in Ivybridge, Devon in the early hours of June 2.
"Ok, who has put 100 gnomes outside my front door?!?!" the 30-year-old posted on her Facebook page after the discovery.
Police are now investigating the incident amid concerns the gnomes were stolen.
A teenager who went missing nearly two weeks ago has been found safe and well.
Ryan Ranson was found in Taunton on Wednesday evening and is now safe at home.