Volunteers from the RNLI in Dartmouth have joined services from across the country to help people caught up in floods in Cumbria.
Rescue teams helped to evacuate more than 300 people and are continuing to help in affected areas.
The weather has been unseasonably mild but you wouldn't expect to see daffodils at this time of year.
Well - staff at Coleton Fishacre Housenear Dartmouth beg to differ, with the spring flower in full bloom in the National Trust garden.
Over 100 local traders are expected at this year's Dartmouth Food Festival, which starts today.
The three-day event includes cooking demonstrations and wine tasting, and features some of the region's top chefs.
The Dartmouth Royal Regatta 2015 has opened in style - with the Type 23 Frigate HMS Monmouth, known as The Black Duke, acting as the official guard ship.
Here's 40" to get you in the mood for the colourful event which lasts until Saturday.
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man in Dartmouth.
49-year-old Colin Edwards from Dartmouth was found dying at St Barnabas Church on Saturday 22 August.
Dean Rosser, who is 48 and from Jubilee Close in the town, has been remanded in custody to appear at Plymouth Crown Court on 21 September.
A 43-year-old man from Dartmouth arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender in connection with the murder of Mr Edwards remains on police bail.
It's day one of Dartmouth's annual regatta and the event is already attracting big crowds. Today most of the fun is on land and on the water - with air displays taking place tomorrow and Saturday.
Police have charged a man following the death of a 49 year old man in Dartmouth.
Dean Rosser, who is 48 and from Jubilee Close in Dartmouth has been charged with the murder of Colin Edwards.
Rosser has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Torquay Magistrates Court later.
A 43-year-old man from Dartmouth who was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender in connection with this murder remains on police bail.
It's the opening day of the Dartmouth Royal Regatta. Thousands will take part in competitions on the water.
But the schedule for the air displays has had to be altered after the introduction of new restrictions following the Shoreham plane crash. The Civil Aviation Authority has banned vintage jets from carrying out high energy acrobatics.
Police have arrested a 49-year-old man from Dartmouth on suspicion of murder after the death of a man in the town.
Emergency crews tried to save a man found unconscious at St Barnabas Church in Newcomen Road on Saturday evening, 22 August, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 43-year-old man, also from Dartmouth, has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Both remain in custody in Torquay police station.
We believe there were a lot of people in the area at the time of this incident and I would ask anyone who witnessed what happened or the events before and after to contact police.
The police are working closely with the victim’s family to provide support through this difficult time.
Officers are making house-to-house enquiries as part of the investigation.
A humpback whale was spotted making a splash just off the coast of Dartmouth, in Devon.
Pete Green of Halcyon Yachts was astonished to see it - and captured the moment in this lovely little clip.