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October 18, 2017 2:35 PM Which hospital is performing the best in Devon?

Performance targets in three key areas have shown how well hospitals in Devon are coping Barely a week goes by when the NHS doesn’t hit the headlines about the unprecedented pressure it is under due to the raising number of patients and the need for more funding, but how are Devon’s hospitals coping? Latest figures have revealed how they are coping in three 10

October 18, 2017 5:05 AM Turton High School in Bromley Cross is to expand to meet demand for places

ONE of Bolton’s most popular schools has unveiled its multi-million pound transformation so it can be the first choice for more pupils. Turton School will undergo £2.5 million extension and modernisation plans at the start of January. The school is one of the schools the local authority has chosen to increase the numbers of pupils it can admit, Bolton 3

October 18, 2017 3:21 AM Community Works proves huge success

“THE support of Community Works has been invaluable”. Those were the words of one Worthing charity which is prospering thanks to a town hall partnership. For the past year Adur and Worthing councils have worked with Community Works to help voluntary and community organisations grow. Working from a base in Worthing Town Hall, Community Works provides 2

October 17, 2017 2:48 PM Two weeks left until secondary school application deadline

FAMILIES have two more weeks to apply for secondary school places for children currently in Year 6. The deadline for applications is midnight on Tuesday, October 31, and applications made after that date will be treated as late. Parents or guardians should apply for up to five schools, and York officials recommend one should be the catchment schools 10

October 17, 2017 2:38 PM Would you buy one? £22 Piqapoo device clips on to your dog's tail and collects its mess so you don't have to

If you're a dog owner, you know that most dog walks will inevitably involve you having to deal with your pooch's mess. But the days of having to pick up after your dog could soon be a thing of the past, thanks to a bizarre new gadget. The £22 ($29) Piqapoo is a soft clip that holds a collection bag, and clips onto your dog's tail, collecting waste so you don't 4

October 17, 2017 9:58 AM Labour questions how changes to NHS care will be paid for

The Southend Labour group has demanded to know how a raft of changes in local NHS care are set to be funded. The Mid and South Essex Success Regime will shortly publish a public consultation of the changes which will include moving some hospital services into the community. The regime also wants to educate patients on how to improve their own health

October 15, 2017 2:40 PM WATCH: Love Island's Jamie Jewitt dances the can-can in Devon

This was the moment Love Island star Jamie Jewitt performed the can-can along with other competitors at today's Mission: Unbreakable commando challenge in North Devon. Jamie, known best for his relationship with partner Camilla Thurlow, also did squats, press ups and sprints as part of a warm up for the event, which raises money for North Devon Hospice 5

October 14, 2017 12:34 PM ALEX BRUMMER: Philip Hammond's risking it all with his unenthusiastic approach to Brexit

For a politician under sustained fire for his unenthusiastic approach to Brexit, Philip Hammond is surprisingly unmoved. There would be no resignation, despite the call from his illustrious predecessor Nigel Lawson. The clamour for money to smooth the Brexit process, whatever the outcome of the negotiations, has caused the Chancellor to shift his stance 8

October 14, 2017 11:24 AM You can swim and gym for FREE in Torbay today

Torbay Leisure Centre are holding a Family Fun Day – and you can swim, cycle, go to the gym or try Zumba for free People are being encouraged to get active at a Family Fun Day event in Torbay today. The National Charity Partnership between Diabetes UK, the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and Tesco is inviting residents to take part in the Family Fun Day at Torbay 16

October 12, 2017 6:17 PM Israel to withdraw from UN cultural body along with US

Israel will withdraw from the UN's cultural and education body after a United States decision to do the same on accusations of bias against the Jewish state, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday. "The prime minister instructed the foreign ministry to prepare Israel's withdrawal from the organisation alongside the United States," Netanyahu's 6