Dame Hilary describes how her friends "turned on" her in envy when she signed her first book deal.
And a four hundred year old building in mid Devon is being officially opened today after a two million pound restoration project.
Bathing has been banned at famous Cornish beach because of dangerous stretches of reef exposed by the winter storms.
The first female Navy Commander is believed to have left her vessel after allegations of having an affair with another officer.
42 year old Commander Sarah West took charge of HMS Portland in Plymouth in May 2012. The Ministry of Defence wouldn't confirm the claims - which if true would be in breach of Armed Forces Conduct - but was aware of a complaint. Commander West is currently on annual leave.
17 people, including ten under-eighteens, were injured when a car ploughed into a crowd of spectators during an unofficial car meet in Plymouth.
The car show gathered a crowd of around 500 people in the B&Q car park off Tavistock Road on Saturday night. The injured were taken to Derriford Hospital. None of the injuries are thought to be life threatening.
Police were called to the scene at 10pm. A 19-year-old man from South East Cornwall was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving. He has been released on bail.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision. If you have any information please contact police on 101 quoting log number 1025 26th July 2014.
A student's photograph of what appears to be a large cat could be the Beast of Bodmin.
19-year-old Henry Warren, from Gwinear in West Cornwall, was taking pictures a few miles from Bodmin Moor when the animal leapt out in front of him.
One of Plymouth's most famous landmarks will open for an extra two and half hours. From today, Smeaton's tower will open from 9am to 5.30pm. The lighthouse has stood on the Hoe for more than one hundred years.
A transgender man has spoken of his anger after he claims he was asked to leave the men's lavatories in a Tiverton nightclub, and then barred from it. Kay Browning says it is just one example of the prejudice he has faced throughout his life.
More than £200,000 has been raised for cancer research at the Race for life in Exeter today. 3800 women and children took part in the event. Many were running or walking to support loved ones fighting cancer, like Molly and Chloe Dundes from South Devon in the clip above.
Seventeen people have been taken to hospital after a car ploughed into a crowd during a "car cruising" event.
A 16-year-old girl was seriously injured after the vehicle reportedly mounted the kerb and hit the group in a car park in Tavistock Road, Plymouth at about 10pm on Saturday.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.
Car cruising involves people gathering in car parks to watch drivers speeding and performing stunts.
Two people and a dog have died after a traffic collision in Weymouth yesterday. Emergency services including the Dorset and Somerset helicopter were called shortly after 5pm to the A354 Weymouth Way (Chafeys Roundabout), where a female pedestrian and motorcyclist had been in a collision.
Both people died at the scene. The pedestrian's dog was also killed. Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
This is the second fatal accident at this spot in the town. Back in 2012 a young child was killed after a collision with a motorbike.