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YEOVIL  Town will this Saturday sign the Armed Forces Covenant as well as offering Tickets For Troops for the Sky Bet League Two clash with Forest Green Rovers at Huish Park (3pm).  By signing the Covenant, the club will make a commitment to support the country’s servicemen and women wherever and however it can and to …

ENGLAND rugby star Henry Slade returned to his former school on to open a new playground. The Exeter Chiefs back visited Plymouth College Preparatory School and reminisced about his time there and caught up with some of his former teachers before opening the playground. Slade, who featured in all England’s autumn internationals against South Africa, …

A PROVISIONAL closure planned for Shaldon Bridge on Sunday (December 2) has had to be postponed. Devon County Council and contractor, TMS Ltd of Teignmouth, are planning to carry out repairs to the pier support which was found to contain rotting timber piles. However, the recent weather conditions have delayed delivery by barge of a …

THE Arctic, oceans, polar bears and single-use plastics have all been brought together in a new family activity this winter in Plymouth Britain’s Ocean City. Some 20 polar bear cubs have been set loose across Plymouth’s waterfront, each with a bear fact that sends a serious message on how single-use plastics are affecting the oceans …

FOUR projects in the South West are among 25 nationwide awarded almost a million pound of Coastal Revival Funding. The fund is used to help restore coastal landmarks and bring economic growth to communities up and down Great British. Plymouth’s The Elizabethan House and a Miners Chapel in the heart of St Just are two …

FOOTBALL stars Jefferson Lerma and Diego Rico have joined in with more than 40 young players at the latest Premier League Kicks session at Mudeford Wood Community Centre in Christchurch. Run by the AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust, the sessions – which are free of charge, open to all and held across the area – …

CORNWALL for Europe, the campaigning group pressing for a People’s Vote on Brexit, have claimed that county has changed its mind about Brexit. Latest opinion polls showing a big shift in opinion with a large majority of constituencies now supporting remain. A recent large sample poll by Survation showed Cornwall would now vote remain with …

ASH dieback infected trees are being removed from alongside stretches of the North Devon Link Road this week. The work is being done as a safety precaution along eight sections of the A361. All work is being carried out during off-peak daytime hours between 9am and 4pm and the project should be finished by Friday. …