A woman known as the Exmoor Pony whisperer is calling for more action to protect what is an endangered breed.
Dawn Westcott says anyone can learn the techniques she has developed to build a bond with these wild animals.
She told our reporter Bob Cruwys something of her methods.
Dawn runs The Moorland Exmoor Foal Project with her husband Nick and believes the techniques she's developed can help protect this endangered Exmoor icon.
Armistice Day will be celebrated at events across the South West today.
At Yeovilton in Somerset, the world's last remaining Swordfish aeroplane will drop thousands of poppies over the Remembrance service at St Bartholomew's Fleet Air Arm Memorial Church.
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The Environment Agency has been testing giant pumps designed to help reduce the risk of a repeat of last year's flooding on the Somerset Levels.
The pumps will be on permanent standby at Dunball, ready to suck more than a million tons of water day out of the King's Sedgemoor Drain.
Looking after children is no longer just women's work. More and more dads choose to stay at home. Experts say this can be better for girls.Read the full story ›
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Patients in the west face longer waits to see the doctor amid a looming recruitment crisis in the health service.Read the full story ›
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