Two railway station staff have been hailed as heroes after they saved the life of a holidaymaker who suffered a near fatal heart attack on board a train. Mike Evans had just boarded at train at Plymouth railway station to head back to Dawlish where he was staying with his ex-wife, Jackie after the couple had spent the a day exploring Plymouth. Read more... ...
Oaklands Park and Ratcliffe School will become one special school which could accommodate 190 children with 35 weekly residential places Read more.. https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/merger-agreed-two-special-schools-1204596
It’s almost exactly four years to the day that devastating overnight storms on February 4, 2014 swept the main rail route into the Westcountry into the sea at Dawlish. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/its-been-four-years-dawlish-1152802
Millions of pounds of road and footpath developments are being invested into Devon. In Exeter £3.7million will be spent for the delivery and on-going management of two Suitable Alternative Natural Green Space (SANGS) countryside parks - Dawlish SANGS and Exeter SANGS. This will unlock more than 17,000 new homes and complies with a requirement of National and European Law that could stifle all ...
The controversial plans to raise car parking charges and scrap free Sunday parking at the Dawlish Warren car park are set to be axed. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/controversial-car-parking-changes-dawlish-1150046
Woman withdraws allegation of rape near Dawlish Warren beach https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/woman-withdraws-allegations-rape-dawlish-1143204
'Seek out a survivor if you can, and if they will speak to you, listen' More than 100 Kindertransport children grew up during the war years at hostels at Exmouth, Dawlish, and elsewhere in South Devon. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/holocaust-memorial-day-watch-children-1126913
Police have launched an investigation following allegations of a rape in Dawlish. Police say the suspect is described as a white man aged between 35-45, 5ft 8ins in height and of stocky build. Read more... http://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/police-launch-man-hunt-after-1125982
Graham Price stepped down in December from his Dawlish Central & North East Ward seat in December for personal reasons, while Doug Hellier Laing resigned from his Chudleigh ward seat shortly before he was sentenced to three years in prison after he admitted attacking his wife with a mallet. Read more... ...