The new Chief Constable of Avon and Somerset Police begins his stint in the role today.
Andy Marsh is the fourth man in four years to take control of the force. He replaces Nick Gargan who was suspended last year and found guilty of eight counts of misconduct.
Marsh is also making British policing history as his wife, Nikki Watson, is part of his senior team.
The West Country is feeling the effects of Storm Gertrude with strong winds and rain this morning. But it should brighten up later.Read the full story ›
It's that bit colder outside but there will be some sunshine this morning...but it might well not last through the afternoon.Read the full story ›
The RNLI has released figures which show it saved hundreds of lives over the past year around the region's coastline.
145 people were saved lifeboat crews and lifeguards while more than 1500 were rescued by lifeboats, nearly 13,000 received emergency help on South West beaches. The busiest lifeboat stations were Plymouth and Falmouth.
Francesca Carpenter reports.
A decision on a planned nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset has been delayed again.
The French energy firm EDF has yet to make a final announcement on whether it will go ahead with the £18billion project, despite securing investment from China last year.
A meeting due to take place today has been cancelled. The board was due to meet in Paris to decide this afternoon but the meeting's been cancelled.
Councillors in Devon and Somerset say they could boost prosperity across the regions if they had more powers.Read the full story ›
The winds die down but the rain stays pretty heavy through the morning. With some luck it will ease off this afternoon.Read the full story ›
The remnants of the storm that caused snow chaos in the USA will be bringing rain (and lots of it) our way.Read the full story ›
Scientist from Plymouth University have found dangerously high levels of lead in paint from playgrounds in the South of England.Read the full story ›
Saturday brings sunshine and showers but Sunday is cloudierRead the full story ›