A hotel company has been fined £40,000 and asked to pay £10,000 in legal costs for breaking safety rules after guests were trapped by a blaze and rescued from its roof.
The Tantons Hotel in Bideford caught on fire in May last year.
More top news
Highs this afternoon of around 23 or 24 degrees. Cooler on the coast.
It's warming up! Highs of around 23 or 24 degrees this afternoon.
Sergei Skripal and police officer Nick Bailey will reportedly be compensated after their houses were contaminated in the March 4 nerve agent