Harsher fines for motorists using mobiles have been in force for a month. One force has taken to a double decker bus to catch offenders.Read the full story ›
There is a massive fund-raising drive across the region to raise awareness of the biggest cancer killer of children and people under 40.Read the full story ›
The son of a man from Plymouth who's been missing for more than three weeks has issued an urgent appeal for him to get in touchRead the full story ›
Claire Blackman, wife of Sergeant Alexander Blackman, has thanked MP Richard Drax and those who backed her campaign to free her husband.Read the full story ›
Chris Dawson started off as a market trader in Plymouth, but now he runs The Range, with 88 stores and a workforce of more than 2,500.Read the full story ›
This Sunday Plymouth Raiders take on Leicester Riders in basketball's BBL Trophy final in Glasgow.Read the full story ›
A number of weddings have been left hanging the balance after the sudden closure of the Stonehouse Creek Social Club, Plymouth.Read the full story ›
Devon and Cornwall Police are appealing for witnesses after a man, 22, was assaulted in an unprovoked attack in Plymouth on January 29.
The incident happened at Derry’s Cross at around 1.30am where a man was approached in the street while walking alone. A male offender punched the victim in the face
The victim was left with a broken jaw which required an operation to insert metal plates.
The offender is described as white, approximately 6ft tall, between 20-22 years-old and is of a muscly and stocky build with a goatee beard.
He was wearing a grey coloured tee-shirt and blue denim jeans.
Derek Ryder needed a new mobility scooter, so two ladies at his favourite pasty shop decided to help fundraise for one.Read the full story ›
A Plymouth city councillor who performed a Nazi-like salute has been told he must undergo diversity training.
Labour's Jonny Morris made the gesture during a a full council meeting last month. He apologised immediately afterwards.
He has also been suspended for three months, were he won't be able to sit on committees and will have to undergo diversity training.
The Chief Whip informed the Labour group he had applied the sanction against Cllr Morris along with a requirement to undertake a course of diversity training and to offer a personal apology to members of the SACRE – Standing Committee on Religious Education in Plymouth.
Councillor Morris immediately apologised to the Council following his offensive gesture.
No matter what the context it is never appropriate to use this gesture and that is why the Labour Group has acted swiftly in imposing this suspension and sanctions.