Live updates


Counting well underway in Plymouth and South Devon

Sorry, this content isn't available on your device.

Both Plymouth seats will be closely contested between Labour and the Conservatives, and the result could come down to just a few hundred votes.

We'll be bringing you all the results live as they come in. Meanwhile our reporter Jacquie Bird is at the count, ready to be your eyes and ears.

You can follow her updates by clicking here

Plymouth pensioner murder enquiry: woman named

Gloria Perring's death is being treated as murder. Credit: ITV News

Police have named a woman who was found dead at a property in Plymouth on Tuesday.

The body of 76-year-old Gloria Perring was discovered in Tamerton Foliot.

A 79-year-old man was also found at the scene with serious injuries. Officers are waiting to question him in connection with the death.

Murder investigation into death of Plymouth pensioner

Police are treating the death of a Plymouth pensioner in Tamerton Foliot as murder Credit: ITV News

Police are treating the death of a 76-year-old old woman from Plymouth as murder. Formal identification has not yet taken place and a post mortem examination is due to be carried out today.

She was found by officers and ambulance staff at a house in Ashleigh Close in Tamerton Foliot yesterday morning, Tuesday 5 May. A 79-year-old man was taken to Derriford hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

Detectives plan to speak to him at a later stage when his condition has improved.

Investigations are continuing at the house and officers are making house-to-house enquiries in the street.

We are currently undertaking house to house investigations to see if anyone noticed or heard anything suspicious. Currently we are not seeking anyone in connection with this incident; however we are keeping an open mind.

– Detective Inspector Ian Ringrose, Devon & Cornwall Police


Woman found dead at a home in Plymouth

Police have launched an investigation. Credit: ITV News West Country

A woman was found dead and a man was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after police were called to a home in Plymouth today.

Officers arrived at the scene in Ashleigh Close, Tamerton Foliot, this morning after reports of a disturbance. The address has been cordoned off and an investigation launched.

Tom Daley wins gold with new 'firework' dive

Tom Daley holds his gold medal after winning the men's 10m platform final during the FINA Diving World Series at London Aquatics Centre. Credit: John Walton/PA

Plymouth diver Tom Daley has won his first world title for more than two years.

Daley, who won Olympic bronze at London 2012, won gold in the 10 metre platform competition at the World Series event at the same venue. His new 'firework' dive helped him beat the leading Chinese divers who have dominated the sport in recent years.

Fans face problems buying Argyle tickets online

Tickets for the first leg of Plymouth Argyle's play off semi-final with Wycombe went on sale this morning.

But fans trying to buy tickets online have faced technical problems, with Argyle tweeting advice:

The Pilgrims booked their place after beating Shrewsbury 2-0 on Saturday. The match with Wycombe takes place at Home Park on Saturday.

Load more updates