University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust have handed all elective orthopaedic surgery to Care UK for an 18-month period.Read the full story ›
A 42-year-old man from Liskeard was airlifted to Derriford Hospital while a 43-year-old woman from Looe was also taken by land ambulance.Read the full story ›
Nearly 600 patients turned up at the casualty unit last weekend.Read the full story ›
Footage: Brett Butler Smythe
A huge swarm of bees has been spotted on a residential street in Plymouth.
It was caught on camera by former Apprentice contestant Brett Butler Smythe - who found his car surrounded by the insects in Derriford.
It's thought a mild winter and hot summer could have led to an increase in bee population.
Plymouth's hospital say most of their systems are now back up and running as normal after a cyber attack yesterday.Read the full story ›
A new scanner at Derriford Hospital to improve the diagnosis of prostate cancer, the most common form of the disease in men.Read the full story ›
Red Cross volunteers are helping with the winter crisis at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth - which MP Ben Bradshaw has raised in ParliamentRead the full story ›
The onset of winter has put growing pressure on hospitals which are already feeling the strain financially.Read the full story ›
Derriford Hospital in Plymouth has made improvements according to latest inspection, but needs to make further progressRead the full story ›
Police are searching for a Japanese student who has gone missing after getting into a taxi at Derriford Hospital.
Saki Kamegawa, 28, speaks very little English and is considered vulnerable due to medical concerns.
She was last seen at around 9am on Thursday August 11.
Saki has shoulder length black hair and was wearing a white skirt, salmon coloured top and wedges.
There is concern for her welfare and anyone who sees Saki should call 999 quoting reference 204 of 11th August.