Posts for South Devon

Happy ending to dog rescue near Tavistock

Devon & Somerset Fire and Rescue Service reported that a dog that had fallen over a quarry edge and had become stuck in mud and water near Tinhay, Tavistock Two […]

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Flood alerts – Dartmoor Rivers

Flooding is possible on Saturday overnight into Sunday. Over the last 24 hours, we have seen heavy rainfall in the Dartmoor area. This has meant that the River Taw is […]

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River Teign Flood Warning

This is from the Environment Agency for anyone living or visiting near the lower River Teign River Teign (Lower) from Chudleigh to Kingsteignton: Flooding is expected on Saturday morning. Heavy […]

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Police reports from S Devon

Police enquiries are continuing after a man died when his vehicle went off cliffs in Sidmouth on 6th November. Emergency services were called to Peak Hill Road at 9.25 am […]

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Focus on rural crime – Dartmoor livestock & wildlife

From Devon & Cornwall Police: This week local police officers from South Devon and West Devon teamed up with the rural crime team and Dartmoor National Park Rangers to conduct […]

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Multi-agency response praised after bus crash

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust’s (SWASFT) Chief Executive has thanked the multi-agency response involved in the major incident at the weekend in South Devon.  Many medical volunteers and […]

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Update on Devon bus crash

Police and fire services continued to work at the scene where a double-decker bus overturned on the A385 on Totnes Road, this morning. A spokesperson on behalf of the blue […]

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Double decker overturns in S Devon – major incident declared

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Emergency services are currently at the scene following a serious collision on the A385 on Totnes Road. The collision took place between Totnes and Paignton, […]

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Heart attack survivor thanks ambulance staff

. A father-of-four has been reunited with the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) crew who saved his life when he had a heart attack at his local […]

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Arrests made in connection with Tavistock drug death

Two teenage boys were arrested yesterday, Wednesday 14 August, in connection with the death of 15-year-old Hannah Bragg from Tavistock who died last summer. Hannah died on 23rd June 2018 […]

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