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March 14, 2018 1:11 PM City Festival And Event Breaks By Train

Go for an event, stay for the weekend. Bring the whole family to Plymouth Hoe for Plymouth Armed Forces Day, an exciting, spectacular day out featuring air displays, military bands, parades, combat demonstrations, a field gun competition and activities for all ages. Over 100 exhibitors from the Royal Navy, Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Marines, emergency 7

January 25, 2018 5:05 PM Figures show how Devon schools performed based on GCSE results

Devonport High School for Girls in Plymouth was the best-performing school in the city and surrounding county at GCSEs in 2017 based on the Government’s Attainment 8 measure. Attainment 8 is an average score across eight subjects taken at GCSE, which will include English, maths and a range of other subjects - the higher, the better. Some 97 per cent of pupils 16

January 25, 2018 9:26 AM Gap year teaches man lots of things everyone already knows

A 22-YEAR-OLD has returned from a gap year full of priceless first-hand knowledge that is only available to others via Wikipedia. Julian Cook’s travels in India, Thailand and Australia have given him incredible insights which he is sharing with those who only knew about it from TV, the internet, books and common sense. He said: “Mumbai blew my mind. You couldn’t 14

January 18, 2018 5:26 PM Carers missing week's wages are assured they have all now been paid

Carers at 1st Call Homecare say the missing money was 'due to an unforeseen system error' Carers who were missing a week’s pay from their wages have been assured they have been paid - but this morning many had not still not received the money. Managing director of Carers at 1st Call Homecare in Plymouth, Leanne Shore, promised all staff would be paid today 14

January 13, 2018 9:13 AM Suspected arson is to be investigated in Plymouth

Two garages damaged in suspected arson attack A suspected arson is being investigated after a garage was set alight in the early hours of this morning. Two fire crews were called out to Underwood Road in Plympton just before 4am. When they arrived a garage in the road was well alight so they got to work putting out the fire using two breathing apparatus 8

January 11, 2018 8:57 PM Massive hike in car parking charges in Exeter

It is part of Exeter City Council's plans to make the city less congested and to improve the air quality Exeter City Council want to make the city less congested and car-reliant – and have announced a new Air Quality Action Plan that aims to discourage private car use and increase use of public transport, cycling and walking. The council’s Place Scrutiny 11

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 6

January 8, 2018 8:49 AM Woman admits burgling her own parents

She tried to use their stolen credit card to buy tobacco A woman burgled her own parents' home to steal cash and a credit card which she used to try to buy tobacco. Anastasia Theofilou, of Adelaide Street, Stonehouse, Plymouth admits raiding the home in Ponsonby Road, Stoke, Plymouth on July 29 last year. She also admitted fraudulent use of a stolen 51

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 20

January 4, 2018 3:30 PM Tony Pulis appoints two new faces to Middlesbrough backroom staff

New boss Tony Pulis has named former West Brom duo Dave Kemp and Jonathan Gould to his matchday mix Tony Pulis has started to build his backroom by appointing two of his long time lieutenants to the Boro staff. The new boss has today named Dave Kemp as his assistant and Jonathan Gould as goalkeeping coach. Jonathan Woodgate , who stepped up from the Academy 11