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January 19, 2018 4:45 PM Schools asked to help keep children safe online

Dangers includes livestreaming, gaming, meeting people online and sharing personal information, images and videos Schools in Devon are being encouraged to help pupils stay safe on the internet. To mark Safer Internet Day on February 6, the NSPCC and the London Grid for Learning is urging primary and secondary schools to take part in a free pupil online 6

January 19, 2018 4:42 PM Warning after counterfeit £50 note used in Torquay restaurant

The note was used at the Beefeater on Torquay seafront, and businesses are being reminded about what they should do if they believe a bank note is fake Police are warning businesses in South Devon after a counterfeit £50 note was used at a Torquay restaurant. The fake £50 bank note was used at the Beefeater on Belgrave Road in the town on Thursday 6

January 18, 2018 7:41 PM Sixty four more Exeter streets are getting residents parking schemes

Parents doing the school run have expressed concerns The existing Bovemoors Lane Area, Regents Park Area and the Rifford Road Area schemes in Exeter are being extended and a new Burnthouse Lane Area created from February 5. Devon County Council says that the schemes follow requests from residents affected by commuter parking and feedback from a subsequent 9

January 13, 2018 4:32 PM Death of baby son on Christmas Day inspires Exeter family to make vital labour ward donation

The cuddle cot can be wrapped around a baby allowing parents to stay with them for longer and giving other family members a chance to say goodbye The death of their baby on Christmas Day two years ago has prompted an Exeter family to donate a ‘cuddle cot’ for bereaved parents to spend more time with their babies if they are stillborn or pass away shortly 7

January 13, 2018 10:42 AM Man, 21, charged with wounding with intent

A North Devon man has appeared at court charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm. MacGowan George Blundell of Pollards Place, Bideford, appeared at North Devon Magistrates’ Court on Friday, January 12. The 21-year-old was accused of unlawfully and maliciously wounding another man with intent. The offence was alleged to have taken 8

January 11, 2018 5:13 PM Dates announced for 2017/18 Exmoor Hedge Competition

Exmoor National Park Authority has announced the launch of the 2017/18 Exmoor Hedge Competition. The competition is aimed at the landowners, managers and contractors who actually carry out the high quality hedgelaying work for the benefit of Exmoor’s farming, wildlife and landscape. To be eligible to apply, all or part of the farm must be within Exmoor 5

January 11, 2018 4:46 PM North Devon man admits breaking woman's eye socket

A Bideford man has been warned he faces jail after admitting breaking a woman’s eye socket. Jamie Thorne, of Clifton Street in Bideford, pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm when he appeared at Exeter Crown Court. The court was told Thorne has a number of previous convictions for violence against women. “He has a record for violence against 10

January 9, 2018 2:34 PM Leave the landing light on! Businessman invests £100,000 in scheme to build homes with their very own AIRCRAFT HANGER to park your small plane

A businessman is fighting for his innovative idea to build homes with their very own aircraft hangar after the plans were criticised by planning officers. Entrepreneur Peter Day, of Hangar Homes, wants to mix aviation, business and leisure with his new 'visionary' scheme. Images shows his ambitious plans to create hangar style homes that can also be used as business 3

January 8, 2018 6:47 AM Woman stabbed in neck and left with cuts to her face

A man has been arrested after the early-morning incident A woman has been stabbed in the neck and has cuts to her face and chest after an incident in tghe early hours of Sunday morning. A man has been arrested after a serious assault at Clifton Place in Greenbank, Plymouth at about 3.13am on Sunday. A Devon and Cornwall spokesperson said a woman had been taken 15

January 6, 2018 2:37 PM Man denies exposing his genitals in Barnstaple

He denies exposing himself three times in the town Robert Henry, 24, of Park Avenue, Barnstaple, appeared before North Devon Magistrates’ Court on Friday January, 5. Henry was charged with possession of 4.4 grams of cannabis as well as three counts of exposure. He pleaded guilty to possessing a controlled class B drug. The court heard that the defendant 11