Police confirm a man has died Awful news. Police have confirmed that a man has died at The Lawn public toilets in Dawlish this evening. The man’s next of kin have not been informed, so there will be no further statement from police on this incident tonight.
Police officers and an ambulance were seen on The Lawn in the town centre at around 6pm and the toilets near the Tourist Information Centre have since been taped off. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/live-updates-police-seal-public-1805513
Darrell Rose, 36, strangled his girlfriend Geraldine Mellor, 32, after she tried to break up with him. Exeter Crown Court was told neighbours heard Miss Mellor shouting "get out, get out" at Rose during an argument in her room. However, the court heard how he had previously tried to strangle a former girlfriend and a nurse at Langdon Hospital in Dawlish. Read more... ...
Flying Scotsman will travel to Taunton early on Thursday, October 4 , and will make its first foray into Devon, leaving Taunton in the afternoon for a run across the famous sea wall at Dawlish to Plymouth. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/whats-on/whats-on-news/flying-scotsman-devon-cornwall-dates-1794160
Damien Jones, head of transportation coordination service, told councillors that Cross Country Trains were looking to eliminate or reduce some services to Plymouth, Penzance and Torbay, and that they want to save the resources to invest back in the Midlands where they have issues with capacity, but this would have a knock-on effect on stations such as Dawlish and Teignmouth as it would change ...
A famous steam train has passed through Devon today - the 60009 Union of South Africa ran along the picturesque Dawlish sea wall line. The event was captured on film in these photographs from the Dawlish Beach Cams on Brunel's world renowned railway and seawall. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/famous-steam-train-infamous-dawlish-1788374
A luxury five-bedroom house with private beach access and panoramic sea views sounds like the stuff of dreams, but a development opportunity in Dawlish can make your dreams a reality. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/property/devon-land-sale-private-beach-1777890
Situated in the heart of Dawlish , Le Cygne is a cosy venue, perfectly placed overlooking the bustling green where the famous Dawlish Black Swan frequents and is just a stone’s throw away from the seafront and train station. See more... https://www.devonlive.com/whats-on/food-drink/first-look-inside-trendy-new-1776703
The South West is among the worst off regions in the UK for spending on public buildings, road and rail. It reveals that over the past twenty years, the region has had £18.20billion, about £3,315 per person, way behind London and the North East, which comes out top of the table. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/business/public-spending-slammed-scandal-devon-1768540