A Devon-based fashion designer, who has designed frocks for the likes of Kate Middleton, Katy Perry and Pixie Lott, has released a brand new luxury range from her home in Dawlish. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/devon-based-celebrity-fashion-designer-launches-new-luxury-range/story-30284965-detail/story.html
A man in his 60s has died suddenly in Starcross, near Exeter. A spokesperson for the Force said: "Police have been called to an address in Starcross by South West Ambulance Service. The incident involves the sudden death of a man in his 60s. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/air-ambulance-called-to-starcross-incident-live-updates/story-30283396-detail/story.html
A tourist has admitted taking part in a robbery in which a Dawlish shop manager was allegedly sprayed with a noxious substance. Ward, aged 28, of Chatham Road, Sunderland, admitted robbery when he appeared at Exeter Crown Court. He continues to deny a second charge of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. Read more... ...
The incident happened around 6.30pm at the Dawlish Integrated Youth Centre, Red Rock on Sandy Lane. A trespasser entered one of the classrooms and took a laptop belonging to the centre. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/police-appeal-after-laptop-is-stolen-in-dawlish/story-30266921-detail/story.html
An unregistered plumber from Dawlish has been fined after leaving gas work in a dangerous state. Read more... http://hvpmag.co.uk/news/fullstory.php/aid/4735/South_Devon_engineer_sentenced_for_unregistered_gas_work.html
A train passenger allegedly groped a 15-year-old girl's leg by sliding his hand down the side of her chair as he sat behind. Whitehead, aged 39, of Barton Crescent, Dawlish, denies sexual assault. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/exeter-central-passenger-denies-groping-girl-on-train/story-30251141-detail/story.html
A Dawlish teenager has landed her dream job that combines her love of the military and animals. Nineteen-year-old Helen Fewings from Dawlish has just landed a job as an Army dog handler. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/devon-student-lands-dream-job-as-army-dog-handler/story-30248817-detail/story.html
A village near Dawlish will get 20 new homes after a planning inspector allowed an appeal by developers. Leander Developments had proposed two separate developments of 20 and 15 homes on land at Little Leigh, Holcombe Road, Holcombe. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/developers-win-appeal-against-refusal-of-20-new-homes-in-village-near-dawlish/story-30245684-detail/story.html
Paul Rowntree, 36, and Ricky Ward, 28, both denied charges of robbery and causing grievous bodily harm with intent when they stood before a judge at Exeter Crown Court earlier this month. Now a third man, Ross Alan Morton, aged 29, from Gatehouse Close, Dawlish, has been charged with two counts of assisting an offender. Read more... ...
The water company allowed potentially dangerous sewage to flow down Dawlish beach in the height of the summer tourist season in one incident and caused a fish kill in the other. Read more... http://www.middevonadvertiser.co.uk/article.cfm?id=109306&headline=SWW%20fined%20%C2%A3150k%20for%20beach%20sewage%20spill§ionIs=news&searchyear=2017