Family members of all the West Country Greenpeace captives being held in Russia have travelled to London to meet with Foreign Office officials
Three people - two men and one woman - from Devon are being held in the country, along with 27 others, following a protest against oil drilling in the Arctic. Russian investigators have charged them with piracy.
Cliff Harris is the father of Alexandra Harris from Exeter, who's one of the people being held. He says she is being very brave.
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Stephen Gilbert who was the constituency's MP from 2010-15 will contest the St Austell & Newquay seat for the Liberal Democrats on 8 June.
It'll be dry and sunny to begin with this Bank Holiday weekend in the West, but with showers just around the corner.
It's a mixed weekend for the South West ahead with sunshine on Saturday but rain and showers across Sunday and Monday.