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Railway lines between Devon and Cornwall have been blocked due to the sea flooding. It is affecting services between Newton Abbot and Exeter St Davids, with the incident taking place at Dawlish Sea Wall. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/live-dawlish-sea-wall-train-4996998

High tides meant it flooded the streets Roads in Paignton were blanketed with sea foam last night - making it look like they were buried under snow. This happens particularly at Dawlish when the sea funnels in under the railway bridge. See More... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/sea-foam-swamps-devon-seafront-4987878

East Teignbridge Community Transport (ETCT), based at Barton Hill Car Park in Dawlish, is well known as Dawlish Community Transport. The charity provides transportation to individuals, be it to medical appointments, wellbeing, or social activities and for affiliated groups, schools and care homes. Read more... ...

It was the night of February 8/9 that the 100 mile unbroken trail was left in the heavy snow This week marks the anniversary of one of Devon's greatest unexplained mysteries - when deep snow fell overnight on February 8 1855 and locals awoke to find an unbroken line of footprints stretching nearly 100 miles across the county. They were said to have covered an area of between 40 to 100 miles, ...

STAFF at Gatehouse Primary Academy, Dawlish, have thanked the community effort that has gone into home learning for its pupils. Read more... https://www.middevonadvertiser.co.uk/article.cfm?id=120173&headline=Adjusting%20to%20a%20new%20way%20of%20schooling&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2021

Campaigners call for Okehampton route reopening on Dawlish anniversary https://www.railnews.co.uk/news/2021/02/05-campaigners-call-for-okehampton-route.html

Teignbridge District Council’s executive, when they meet on Tuesday, are recommended to introduce a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) for large parts of the town. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/crime-crackdown-teignmouth-tackle-gangs-4967138

Network Rail The second stage of raising the revetment with a huge engineering feat For the next 100 years, we will use Europe’s only “Wavewalker” barge to protect the line from the sea. In 2014, a railway line in Dawlish, Devon was damaged. Enterprises want to improve their southwestern infrastructure. And there is concern that it will take at least seven more years before that important ...

As part of a divorce settlement in 2016, he agreed to pay his ex-wife £6.4m plus millions more after the sale of their former home, but a delay sparked a bitter court fight Jayne Richardson Derhalli, 57, and Kerim Derhalli, 58, enjoyed the spoils of his stellar finance career during their 27-year marriage, sharing a five-bedroom home in one of London's most exclusive streets. The family ...

In the past few days, Sergeant Dan Brenchley - who operates a police 'covid car' has checked out addresses in Exeter and Dawlish. Some turn out to be false alarms, others are more concerning. Read more... https://www.radioexe.co.uk/news-and-features/local-news/police-covid-cars-tracking-lockdown-breakers/