Fire crews rushed to the aid of a woman in Devon last night after her clothes caught fire while she was preparing a fondue. The woman had been using flammable liquid to warm the dish at her home in Kingsteignton when it went up in flames.
Crews from Newton Abbott fire station gave her first aid after cutting away burnt material from the onesie she was wearing. She was taken to hospital for treatment for burns.
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Anne Marie Morris has had the Conservative whip restored after apologising unreservedly for her use of racist language.Read the full story ›
Tippet the Patterdale Terrier managed to chase a squirrel 20 feet up a tree in Newton Abbot before realising he couldn't get down.
Our reporter Nick Smith met up with the owner who's been reunited with Tippet... after the fire service spent an hour and half coaxing him down.
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Tippet the Patterdale Terrier got stuck up the tree in Newton Abbott after chasing a squirrel.Read the full story ›
Leah Kerry, 15, died after taking a new psychoactive substance in a park in Newton Abbot. Her family have spoken about their grief.Read the full story ›
A 'major fire' has destroyed a row of shops in Newton Abbot, Devon.
The blaze started in a fish and chip shop on Haldon Rise at around 8 o'clock last night and spread to three other shops.
One man was injured in the fire at Goodies Fish Bar.
Fire crews worked into the night to bring the fire under control and stop it spreading further.
A man has been charged with drug offences after the death of a 15 year old girl in Newton Abbot on Saturday.Read the full story ›
The Shadow Foreign Secretary has likened Newton Abbot MP Anne Marie Morris to the former BNP leader Nick Griffin during PMQs.Read the full story ›
A Conservative MP suspended over the use of racist language has received the backing of the president of her local constituency party.Read the full story ›