Children from schools across Devon and Cornwall have been enjoying a taste of Victorian life at the home of the Earl & Countess of Devon
Plans to reduce the number of Magistrate Court sessions in North Devon by half, have been criticised with pledges to fight the proposals.
A man and woman in their early twenties have been killed in a car crash in North Devon.
A couple have been found guilty of robbing a petrol station in North Devon - armed with a meat cleaver.
Lee Prouse and Jordane Morris from Holsworthy were chased out of the shop in Braunton by the 65 year old owner.
The pair had denied the charges.
A protest is expected to take place outside a meeting of Torridge planners tonight as they discuss a proposed wind farm of the North Devon coast. The company RWE wants to build 240 offshore turbines 10 miles from the coast.
It would generate more than 1,000 mega-watts of electricity but some local residents say it could cause lasting damage.
West Buckland School in North Devon already has a prestigious alumni of international sports stars including Olympic gold medallist Jonathan Edwards.
But the school near Barnstaple has made another piece of history staging a one mile race between its students and those from a Kenyan school running at the same time. So who won?
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The Prime Minister has pledged his support for the region's farmers during a visit to the North Devon Show near Barnstaple. David Cameron toured food stalls and sampled local produce. He told young farmers at Umberleigh they were "the backbone of Britain".
David Cameron was in Devon today stating his support for British farming and calling it a 'growth industry'.
The Prime Minister was in the region attending the North Devon Show.
Barnstaple has seen the arrival of David Cameron this afternoon - the Prime Minister in the region to visit the North Devon Show.
He used the opportunity to speak to local farmers and promote West Country produce.
Prime Minister David Cameron is due to attend the North Devon Show today.
It's expected he'll make a speech praising the rural community in the region, with his visit timed to coincide with the harvest season.
The North Devon show gets underway near Barnstaple today. Along with the agricultural attractions, show jumping and crafts, the Environment Secretary Owen Patterson will be visiting. Gates open from 8am at Umberleigh Barton Farm.
These young great tits are getting ready to flee their nest in Woolacombe.