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# devon - Friday 4 October, 2019

False teeth, sanitary pads and cooking oils found in 64m giant fatberg discovered in UK

The fatberg was discovered under Sidmouth in Devon just before Christmas last year.

# devon - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

'Monster' 64m fatberg discovered blocking sewer in UK

The mass, which is made up of oil, fat and wet wipes, is the largest-ever fatberg to have been discovered in Devon.

# devon - Monday 31 July, 2017

'An extremely dangerous terrorist': Antrim Royal Marine jailed for 18 years for making bombs

Ciarán Maxwell (31), from Larne, manufactured large amounts of ammunition and explosives.

# devon - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Four directors prosecuted for 'culture of abuse' at UK care centres

People with significant learning disabilities were detained in seclusion rooms which had no heating or toilet facilities.

# devon - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Extensive search underway for lynx which broke loose from Devon Zoo

Flaviu managed to escape by chewing through a board in the wall of his new home.

# devon - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Toddler spends three days with the body of his dead mother

It is understood this happened over last weekend.

# devon - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Police seeking witnesses after man dies in 'axe attack'

The incident happened in the early hours of the morning.

# devon - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Man (26) arrested on suspicion of 'preparing for act of terrorism'

The arrest was in relation to conflicts overseas.

# devon - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Twomey family tragedy used for garda training

Elber Twomey will also appear on the Saturday Night show tonight.

# devon - Monday 8 September, 2014

'I have forgiven him' - Cork woman opens up about crash that killed her young family

“I have an army in heaven that kick my ass out of bed every morning.”

# devon - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Man dies trying to rescue his dog from a river

The 46-year-old entered the fast-flowing water after his dog, who escaped unharmed.

# devon - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Two men convicted of plot to kill singer Joss Stone

“Apart from someone coming around to say someone is trying to kill me, it was a really nice day,” Stone told the court during a three-week trial last month.

# devon - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Woman killed by falling tree as Britain hit by storms

The 21-year-old woman, who was living in a tent, was hit as a tree fell in heavy rains; two men were also injured.

# devon - Thursday 12 July, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# devon - Monday 9 July, 2012

Irish couple still fighting for life after crash that killed toddler

The Cork town where Con and Elber Twomey lived is in “deep shock” after the accident, the parish priest has said.

# devon - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Parents visit Irish couple injured in Torquay crash

The Irish couple lost their two-year-old son and unborn baby in the crash on Friday afternoon.

# devon - Saturday 7 July, 2012

UPDATE: Mother of Irish toddler killed in Devon road crash loses unborn baby

Another man died in the incident which also left the boy’s parents critically injured in hospital. Attempts are being made to contact the family’s relatives in Ireland.

# devon - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Missing Irish weather buoy is found - 270 miles from home

A marine weather buoy was torn from its mooring during severe storms on December 10 – and showed up off Devon yesterday.

# devon - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Woman who killed cat in microwave jailed for 168 days Animal Cruelty

Woman who killed cat in microwave jailed for 168 days

Gina Robins, a 31-year-old English woman, showed little remorse over the incident.

# devon - Friday 1 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Father of "ill-mannered" email bride hits back at "Miss Fancy Pants" Monster-in-Law

Father of "ill-mannered" email bride hits back at "Miss Fancy Pants"

Upset father launches counter-attack on “snotty” mother-in-law.