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Cliff diver: 'Like getting a Mike Tyson upper cut'

Owen Weymouth, 18, relies on his training and nerves of steel as he plummets towards the water at 60mph in the Red Bull Cliff...

Floral tributes laid as hundreds say farewell to Exmouth Fun Park

Floral tributes were left inside the iconic swanboat and messages of thanks were left as a family run seafront Fun Park closed after more...

Pioneering Newton Abbot CCTV security system to be expanded to cover Kingsteignton

Newton Abbot’s pioneering new CCTV security system is set to be expanded to cover Kingsteignton as well. The town became the first in Devon and...

New high-speed saltwater-proof trains for Devon coastal line

Trains running along Devon’s fragile coastal line have long suffered from sea spray and salt water corroding and damaging vital equipment. But a deceptively simple...

Auction for Exmouth Fun Park contents postponed

An auction for the contents of the family run Exmouth Fun Park has been postponed. The Fun Park on Queen’s Drive, Exmouth, will close for...

Has your employer treated you badly? Employment tribunals have been abolished so here's how...

Employment tribunal fees are illegal and prevent many people from being able to access justice, the Supreme Court has ruled. It ruled that the fees...

Massive industrial park on edge of Exeter set to be approved

Two major developments on the edge of Exeter that could create nearly 2,000 new jobs go before district planners on Tuesday. Outline plans for a...

Refugees moved after Axminster airgun attack

A family of Syrian refugees has been moved while police investigate reports an air rifle was fired through an open door of their home....

DCBC chief executive Ben Rhodes to stand down

Ben Rhodes, the chief executive of Devon and Cornwall Business Council is set to stand down after five years in post. He will be replaced...

Popular shop closes after 16 years

A shop which has been serving city centre customers for 16 yeats has finally closed its doors, and is set to be replaced by...