Sefton Hall in Dawlish, which already has its own pub, needs help to raise the final £2,500 for the village it wants to build in the home’s large courtyard. The new £8,000 Devon-style, ‘Sefton Village’ will include a vintage tea room, church, sweet shop, pub, garden-centre and barbeque area. Each structure will be assembled as wooden huts, similar to garden summer houses. See more... ...
A teenager with a score to settle allegedly armed himself with a BB gun and pointed it at a terrified 16-year-old girl outside a shop in Dawlish. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/youre-dead-angry-teen-accused-1413034
More trains have been cancelled through Devon today as high tides cause problems on the vulnerable main line along the sea wall at Dawlish. The cancellations cover Cross Country services. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/trains-cancelled-high-tide-causes-1409130
A weekend of disruption is predicted as the massive Easter getaway begins. See more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/good-friday-weather-travel-news-1401895
The police helicopter and Exmouth lifeboats are currently searching for a person in the water off Dawlish Warren. The helicopter from NPAS Exeter is also involved in the search. A representative of the force said the helicopter was called after reports of a body in the water just off Dawlish. Read more... ...
Plans for a proposed airshow in Teignmouth and Dawlish this summer have been grounded. Time has run out to put on a show this summer, but councillors remain confident that the show will take place in 2019. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/proposed-teignmouth-dawlish-plans-grounded-1399805
The Dawlish rail line is the only viable route for a railway between Exeter and Plymouth and will be protected until at least the end of the 21 century, councillors have been told. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/dawlish-rail-line-only-economically-1399467
Residents in Dawlish have seen severe bouts of weather and an Easter break scupper plans to get rid of their mounting waste. Some on social media claim they haven't had their bins emptied since March 5. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/devon-still-waiting-bins-collected-1382189
A holidaymaker who was jailed for 18 months for sexually assaulting a girl in a seaside holiday park Jacuzzi today failed in a bid to clear his name. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/man-who-sexually-assaulted-girl-1369123
A total of six fire appliances were called because of the large amount of black smoke reported coming from a shed containing dangerous liquid gas cylinders. It happened at 3.40pm above Gatehouse Close in Dawlish. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/large-clouds-black-smoke-shed-1351404