Fire and Rescue Service says it received a 999 call to say there had been an explosion in a third floor flat within a mid terraced building.Read the full story ›
This evening will be dry and mild for all.Read the full story ›
The NHS is encouraging all eligible groups to take up the offer of a free flu vaccine as the UK braces itself for a flu outbreak in winter.Read the full story ›
Wednesday will start damp and cloudy, perhaps with mist and hill fog for some.Read the full story ›
Tonight will see light winds across the region, accompanied by cloudy skies, outbreaks of rain and mist and fog spreading north overnight.Read the full story ›
Anthony Bristowe who is registered blind is cycling in tandem from Land’s End to Bradford-on-Avon.Read the full story ›
A survey analysed by professors at the University of the West of England has found that 70% of adults support an introduction of a 20 mile per hour speed limit on busy streets.
Although experts warn the speed limits will only become effective once they are properly enforced.
The main reasons for people supporting a change include road safety and child safety, as well as creating a more pleasant environment to live in.
Wiltshire Police have announced a crackdown on uninsured drivers this week. They say 1 in 100 vehicles driven in the county are uninsured.Read the full story ›
A new parliamentary constituency, crossing the Devon and Cornwall border, has been suggested again by boundary commission.
It would combine Bideford, Launceston and Bude and is part of plans to cut the number of MPs.
The revised proposal was published today, 17 October, setting out new constituencies in the South West.
Other constituencies also have minor changes proposed.
The plans are now out for consultation and can be accessed in the Boundaries Commission England 2018 website here.
The public have until 11 December to give feedback on the proposals.
Tuesday will start dry and bright with lighter winds, before cloud thickens bringing some outbreaks of rain through the afternoon.Read the full story ›