One more death recorded in Teignbridge

There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Teignbridge. A total of 236 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus daily dashboard was updated on May 19 (Thursday) – up from 235 on Wednesday. They were among 10,867 deaths recorded across the South West. The figures include […]

100 test positive for Covid

THERE were 100 people who tested positive for Covid in Teignbtidge, but two have died. The latest government figures show that between May 13 and 19, 100 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -30.1% compared to the previous seven days. Sadly, between the same dates, there have been two deaths […]

Nursery exhibits at Chelsea Flower Show

AN AWARD-WINNING Dawlish nursery is celebrating being shortlisted for Plant of the Year at Chelsea Flower Show again this year. Ashcombe-based Whetman Pinks will be showcasing their new dianthus Electric Dreams as part of the London Fire Brigade exhibit stand in the Great Pavilion. Bred exclusively at the nursery, the plant has taken six years […]

Six burglaries across Teignbridge and South Devon have been linked by police

POLICE investigating six burglaries in Kingsteignton, Chudleigh, Plymouth and South Devon believe the crimes could be linked. Officers are appealing for any witnesses to come forward after entry was forced into individual properties in Kingsteignton, Tavistock, Chudleigh and Paignton, as well as into two properties in Plymouth, between Friday, April 29, and Wednesday, May 11. […]

Bishopsteignton development refused over pedestrian safety concerns

PLANS for a new residential and commercial development in Bishopsteignton have been turned down following concerns about road safety. Developers were seeking outline planning permission for three commercial units, six mixed ‘live-work’ units and nine open market residential dwellings on derelict land known as Bakers Yard on Forder Lane.  But councillors on Teignbridge District Council […]

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