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LOL Surprise! Dolls thief threatened security guard with scissors - Plymouth Live

LOL Surprise! Dolls thief threatened security guard with scissors  Plymouth Live

Thomas Fagan, aged 31, pointed the blades at the man in Smyths, a court heard.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 7:45 pm


Meet the shopkeepers who are at the heart of Ham - Plymouth Live

Meet the shopkeepers who are at the heart of Ham  Plymouth Live

Myra Fuller and Gary Morrison have been at the store for 30 years and are familiar faces in the community.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:30 pm


Teen, 18, falls into coma then wakes up with a BABY - Plymouth Live

Teen, 18, falls into coma then wakes up with a BABY  Plymouth Live

Ebony Stevenson did not know she was pregnant when she was put into a coma after suffering a series of painful seizures.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:03 pm


Motorcyclist hit by car on busy Plymouth roundabout near A38 - updates - Plymouth Live

Motorcyclist hit by car on busy Plymouth roundabout near A38 - updates  Plymouth Live

Police and paramedics are at the scene of the crash near the A38.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 3:40 pm


Universal Credit - there's a way to change your payments if you're struggling - Plymouth Live

Universal Credit - there's a way to change your payments if you're struggling  Plymouth Live

Can't manage on the monthly payment? There is a way to change it.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:55 pm


Collapsed buildings, crashed cars and floods as apocalyptic explosion played out in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Collapsed buildings, crashed cars and floods as apocalyptic explosion played out in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Crews of all Royal Navy ships practise providing disaster relief and humanitarian aid at Bull Point in Devonport Naval Base.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:42 pm


'One drink too many' after driver flips car in dramatic crash - Plymouth Live

'One drink too many' after driver flips car in dramatic crash  Plymouth Live

Police have issued a 'comprehensive road safety message' after the single vehicle crash on Ham Drive earlier today.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:07 pm


Ham Drive blocked in both directions after car flips - live updates - Plymouth Live

Ham Drive blocked in both directions after car flips - live updates  Plymouth Live

A car has flipped on Ham Drive blocking the road in both directions. Live traffic and travel site Inrix is reporting a car has overturned between Merrivale Road and ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 11:48 am


Amazon, eBay and AliExpress 'killer car seats' warning to parents - Plymouth Live

Amazon, eBay and AliExpress 'killer car seats' warning to parents  Plymouth Live

Trading standards officers have dubbed the thin car seats 'dangerous'

Published on 17 February 2019 | 11:32 am


Resounding calls to ban any more coffee chains opening in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Resounding calls to ban any more coffee chains opening in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Plymouth has had enough and doesn't want any more.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 9:01 am


Man found hiding under shed after six months on the run - Plymouth Live

Man found hiding under shed after six months on the run  Plymouth Live

Police dogs were used in the search overnight in West Alvington where a man was captured.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 8:08 am


55 of the kindest people in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

55 of the kindest people in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

It's Random Act of Kindness Day, and these kind-hearted people deserve a mention.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Thugs, drugs and drinkers: cases heard by magistrates in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Thugs, drugs and drinkers: cases heard by magistrates in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Offenders who have faced JPs in the city are named and shamed.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:00 am


NHS worker spirals into debt after nightmare drinking battle - Plymouth Live

NHS worker spirals into debt after nightmare drinking battle  Plymouth Live

Brave Derriford Hospital porter Nick Jays has spoken publicly of his ordeal in the hope it'll encourage other men struggling with mental health problems to get ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:00 pm


Speedway team renamed 'Plymouth Gladiators' after TV star Cobra buys club - Plymouth Live

Speedway team renamed 'Plymouth Gladiators' after TV star Cobra buys club  Plymouth Live

The St Boniface track by the sewage works at Marsh Mills has also been renamed The Plymouth Coliseum.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:36 pm


Warning after counterfeit money used in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Warning after counterfeit money used in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Police have issued the warning after fake £50 notes were reportedly used in Plymstock.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 3:26 pm


Soccer AM pay homage to Plymouth Argyle's Graham Carey after 'obscene skill' - Plymouth Live

Soccer AM pay homage to Plymouth Argyle's Graham Carey after 'obscene skill'  Plymouth Live

The Irishman was praised for an incredible piece of skill in the 1-1 draw with Portsmouth at Home Park.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:09 pm


Armed police flood North Hill after reports of shooting - Plymouth Live

Armed police flood North Hill after reports of shooting  Plymouth Live

When officers arrived they quickly discovered it was a false alarm.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 1:37 pm


Accident involving cyclist causing 'major tailbacks' on Tavistock Road in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Accident involving cyclist causing 'major tailbacks' on Tavistock Road in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

A cyclist has had an accident on Tavistock Road under the Crownhill flyover. Police were called to the incident at around 12.12pm after reports that a man had ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 12:55 pm


Revealed: Plymouth's most filthy fraudsters and cruel con artists - Plymouth Live

Revealed: Plymouth's most filthy fraudsters and cruel con artists  Plymouth Live

Conmen and conwomen have told a huge range of lies to plunder money from their victims.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:00 am


24 Plymouth people took their own lives in 2017 - Plymouth Live

24 Plymouth people took their own lives in 2017  Plymouth Live

Plymouth Live's Reach Out campaign is looking at what can be done to stop suicide, particularly in men.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Live Devon, Plymouth and Cornwall traffic, news and weather - Devon Live

Live Devon, Plymouth and Cornwall traffic, news and weather  Devon Live

Keeping an eye on the M5, A30, and A38 - and bringing you the news from Penzance and Truro, to Plymouth, Exeter, Bideford and beyond.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 3:21 am


Author and activist helps break the silence around rape at Plymouth event - Plymouth Live

Author and activist helps break the silence around rape at Plymouth event  Plymouth Live

Plymouth conference brought together host of agencies and organisations who are working together to tackle sexual violence.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:43 am


Plymouth taxi driver caught with weapon and drugs - Plymouth Live

Plymouth taxi driver caught with weapon and drugs  Plymouth Live

Dominic Longley, aged 43, was arrested after police raided his Plymouth home.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:51 pm


Invictus Games hero Mark Ormrod show off his fitness regime - Plymouth Live

Invictus Games hero Mark Ormrod show off his fitness regime  Plymouth Live

Invictus Games hero Mark Ormrod visited the Plymouth Marjon University campus last week, sharing his personal story and giving an insight in to elite-level ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:22 pm


Police and ambulance called to crash at Marsh Mills roundabout - updates - Plymouth Live

Police and ambulance called to crash at Marsh Mills roundabout - updates  Plymouth Live

The emergency services have been called to a crash at the busy Marsh Mills roundabout in Plymouth. Police and paramedics are on scene with one person ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:06 pm


Climate change protesters descend on Luke Pollard's office - what he had to say - Plymouth Live

Climate change protesters descend on Luke Pollard's office - what he had to say  Plymouth Live

A massive climate change protest led by Plymouth students happened today.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 6:50 pm


Plymouth council boss says £80m for Dawlish is 'too little, too late' - Plymouth Live

Plymouth council boss says £80m for Dawlish is 'too little, too late'  Plymouth Live

The Government's announcement of a £80m boost for the Dawlish rail line has been scorned by Plymouth City Council's leader who said it was like a long ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 6:17 pm


Three London men arrested in Stonehouse police drama - Plymouth Live

Three London men arrested in Stonehouse police drama  Plymouth Live

Three young men from London were arrested by police at a Stonehouse address on Thursday afternoon as part of an investigation into drugs supply to Plymouth ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:55 pm


First look inside revamped Starbucks in Drake Circus - Plymouth Live

First look inside revamped Starbucks in Drake Circus  Plymouth Live

The Starbucks store in Drake Circus is set to reopen on Saturday after a huge refurbishment - and there are plenty of freebies on offer. The coffee giant says that ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:11 pm


PARKER ON PARADE: Plymouth are City's prototype - Bradford Telegraph and Argus

PARKER ON PARADE: Plymouth are City's prototype  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

BRADFORD City suffered a blow to their survival hopes after a dull performance and 1-0 loss at Valley Parade against Fleetwood Town last weekend.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 4:04 pm


Privatised probation services in Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall nowhere near expected standard, say inspectors - Plymouth Live

Privatised probation services in Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall nowhere near expected standard, say inspectors  Plymouth Live

A damning report into privatised probation services in Devon and Cornwall has concluded they are "not anywhere near the expected standard" - and found that ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:43 pm


Energy drink thrown at bus driver in city centre 'road rage' incident - Plymouth Live

Energy drink thrown at bus driver in city centre 'road rage' incident  Plymouth Live

A bus driver had an energy drink thrown at him after being blocked in by a BMW in Plymouth city centre. The apparent road rage incident saw the suspect run off ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:30 pm


Drug addicts 'will be pushed back onto streets' as prescriptions scrapped in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Drug addicts 'will be pushed back onto streets' as prescriptions scrapped in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

A pharmacist has warned that if the prescriptions stop, many may go back to using street drugs.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 1:10 pm


Former Plymouth Citybus driver banned for drink-driving - Plymouth Live

Former Plymouth Citybus driver banned for drink-driving  Plymouth Live

A former Plymouth Citybus driver who was arrested on suspicion of drink driving following an incident on a city street has been banned from driving for 21 ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:54 pm


Go-ahead for drive-thru Starbucks next to three Costa Coffees in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Go-ahead for drive-thru Starbucks next to three Costa Coffees in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

The new Starbucks coffee shop will be built on the car park at the Coypool Retail Park off Plymouth Road.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:30 pm


Transport Secretary announces £22 million investment in Plymouth link road - GOV.UK

Transport Secretary announces £22 million investment in Plymouth link road  GOV.UK

Scheme will provide vital extra capacity on Plymouth's road network and help cut journey times.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 11:44 am


Plymouth Argyle reveal next stage of construction work on redeveloped grandstand - Plymouth Live

Plymouth Argyle reveal next stage of construction work on redeveloped grandstand  Plymouth Live

The new changing rooms at Home Park are also starting to take shape.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:46 am


Meet the ten finalists in our Get Fit Plymouth 2019 challenge - Plymouth Live

Meet the ten finalists in our Get Fit Plymouth 2019 challenge  Plymouth Live

There can only be three winners of the three month personal training package courtesy of Mark Smith from Total Fitness and Health Gym.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:34 am


Thousands of students striking for climate change - live updates - Plymouth Live

Thousands of students striking for climate change - live updates  Plymouth Live

Schoolchildren and students are taking part in the Youth Strike 4 Climate protests across Devon and Cornwall.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:54 am


Man who bought £5 'Apple Watch' off back of lorry from Chris Dawson gets nasty surprise - Plymouth Live

Man who bought £5 'Apple Watch' off back of lorry from Chris Dawson gets nasty surprise  Plymouth Live

Fuming Ronald says he can't get a refund because he wasn't given a receipt.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:58 pm


Plymouth man admits fraud after illegally claiming housing support - Plymouth Live

Plymouth man admits fraud after illegally claiming housing support  Plymouth Live

A Plymouth man must carry out 160 hours of community *service* after admitting to quitting his social housing property whilst he still claimed council tax support.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 2:10 pm


The real story behind the Southway stabbing and Plymouth's drugs underworld - Plymouth Live

The real story behind the Southway stabbing and Plymouth's drugs underworld  Plymouth Live

Dealer Callum Hill, aged 21, was stabbed in the chest by former driver Leon Brinton over a debt of just £350.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 1:08 pm


Jury's verdict in Southway drug dealer stabbing trial - LIVE - Plymouth Live

Jury's verdict in Southway drug dealer stabbing trial - LIVE  Plymouth Live

Five men are on trial after the ambush of a dealer who was stabbed in the chest and left fighting for his life in Plymouth.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 12:31 pm


How Plymouth is helping EU nationals apply for settled status after Brexit - Plymouth Live

How Plymouth is helping EU nationals apply for settled status after Brexit  Plymouth Live

The first person has used the new *service*, provided by Plymouth City Council.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 11:55 am


Yacht loaded with so much cocaine propeller lifted out of water - Plymouth Live

Yacht loaded with so much cocaine propeller lifted out of water  Plymouth Live

A yacht allegedly used to to try and smuggle 1.4 tonnes of cocaine into the UK was so heavily laden its propeller was sticking out the water, a court has heard.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:36 am


These are the most romantic people in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

These are the most romantic people in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

If you need some inspiration for this Valentine's, these are the people to look to.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Ferrari blocks pavement outside The Range in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Ferrari blocks pavement outside The Range in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

A Plymouth carer has hit out at billionaire retail mogul Chris Dawson after a flash Ferrari rumoured to belong to him was seen parked blocking a pavement.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 5:42 pm


Man accused of trying to rob stranger at knifepoint in Plymouth faces trial - Plymouth Live

Man accused of trying to rob stranger at knifepoint in Plymouth faces trial  Plymouth Live

Jamie Edgar, aged 26, pleads not guilty to demanding money from man and threatening him with a knife.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 2:10 pm


This is why council tax is set to go up in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

This is why council tax is set to go up in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

The council says it needs to balance the books after Government cuts.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Woman taken to hospital after fire above popular Plymouth pub - Plymouth Live

Woman taken to hospital after fire above popular Plymouth pub  Plymouth Live

A woman is in hospital after a fire broke out at a flat above a well-known Plymouth pub. Emergency services rushed to the Barbican at around 8pm after a blaze ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 9:06 pm


The big plans for closed down Plymouth pub - Plymouth Live

The big plans for closed down Plymouth pub  Plymouth Live

Huge investment into prominent 19th Century building will see it transformed and reopened.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 6:07 pm


Someone from Plymouth tried to sell a fake Meghan Markle signed banana - Plymouth Live

Someone from Plymouth tried to sell a fake Meghan Markle signed banana  Plymouth Live

The Duchess of Sussex wrote inspirational messages on the fruit when she was on a visit to Bristol.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 4:37 pm


Defiant gran vows to take down bailiffs over Plymouth parking fine - Plymouth Live

Defiant gran vows to take down bailiffs over Plymouth parking fine  Plymouth Live

Margaret Watson says she won't take any nonsense from debt enforcers if they turn up to retrieve money - or assets - from her Devon home.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 3:34 pm


Why was Charles Darwin so 'miserable' in Plymouth? - Plymouth Live

Why was Charles Darwin so 'miserable' in Plymouth?  Plymouth Live

Despite claiming he did not like being in Plymouth, Darwin spent his time in the city mixing with some of the very eminent and excellent scientists of the time.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 2:07 pm


Uber-rival Ola wants to roll out in Torquay and Plymouth after thriving in Exeter - Devon Live

Uber-rival Ola wants to roll out in Torquay and Plymouth after thriving in Exeter  Devon Live

Global taxi-hailing giant Ola has said that take-up has been so good in Exeter it wants to roll out the *service* in Torquay and Plymouth within the year. Ben Legg ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:50 am


Plymouth's best days out deals for February half term - Plymouth Live

Plymouth's best days out deals for February half term  Plymouth Live

February may be the shortest month, but it is the ideal time to get out with the children and enjoy all that Plymouth has to offer and have some family fun. And with ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:27 am


Fuming mum lands parking fine during first ever trip to Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Fuming mum lands parking fine during first ever trip to Plymouth  Plymouth Live

School teacher Catherine Lovell is dismayed she was fined simply for queuing too long for a parking space at the Harbour Car Park.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Cafe boss at popular Plymouth rugby club denies walking out - Plymouth Live

Cafe boss at popular Plymouth rugby club denies walking out  Plymouth Live

The Acorn Cafe at Plymstock Albion Oaks shut without warning in the New Year.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 8:28 pm


Plymouth primary school needs your help to build special sensory room - Plymouth Live

Plymouth primary school needs your help to build special sensory room  Plymouth Live

It will provide a safe place for children to go and relax when they need it.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 5:38 pm


Plymouth poet vows 'I'll never give in to thugs' after attack - Plymouth Live

Plymouth poet vows 'I'll never give in to thugs' after attack  Plymouth Live

A Plymouth community leader and poet who was attacked by two youths as he took a stroll after dark has vowed it won't stop him wandering the streets of ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 5:16 pm


Met Office forecast for Plymouth: Spring comes early as city experiences above average temperatures - Plymouth Live

Met Office forecast for Plymouth: Spring comes early as city experiences above average temperatures  Plymouth Live

Met Office forecaster Bonnie Diamond says temperatures are above average for the time of year.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 1:24 pm


Tory leaders have just promised millions for Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Tory leaders have just promised millions for Plymouth  Plymouth Live

The Government will ensure that Plymouth and the wider South West continues to play a central role in the future of the UK's armed forces, Defence Secretary ...

Published on 10 February 2019 | 10:26 pm


The 15 best hotels in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

The 15 best hotels in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Our guide to the most highly-rated hotels in Plymouth - and what their guests love about them.

Published on 10 February 2019 | 11:42 am


Deliveroo rider has bike stolen from outside KFC in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Deliveroo rider has bike stolen from outside KFC in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Furious Nick hopes someone will hold information that will lead to the whereabouts of his much-needed bike.

Published on 10 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Named and shamed: The latest Plymouth magistrates court list - Plymouth Live

Named and shamed: The latest Plymouth magistrates court list  Plymouth Live

A thief, a thug and a whole lot of drink-drivers who have appeared before JPs in the city.

Published on 10 February 2019 | 6:00 am


The truth about the mystery rocket in the sky over Plymouth - Plymouth Live

The truth about the mystery rocket in the sky over Plymouth  Plymouth Live

Amateur photographer Paul Bullen reckons he holds the answer behind the 'weather rocket' everyone's been talking about.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:51 pm


Family live like 'prisoners' in Big Brother style fortress - Plymouth Live

Family live like 'prisoners' in Big Brother style fortress  Plymouth Live

A desperate Plymouth family say they've been forced to cage themselves in a home surrounded by CCTV in their never-ending pursuit of a quiet life.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 7:00 pm


The trail of misery left by Plymouth's most prolific criminals - Plymouth Live

The trail of misery left by Plymouth's most prolific criminals  Plymouth Live

These six men have committed at least 850 offences between them.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:00 am


The hidden luxury villa on Plymouth's secret housing estate - Plymouth Live

The hidden luxury villa on Plymouth's secret housing estate  Plymouth Live

Fancy a dip in your very own pool and then a tranquil laze in a sauna? This home has it all.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 7:00 am


Anger over 'dangerous' dash cam footage at busy Plymouth junction - Plymouth Live

Anger over 'dangerous' dash cam footage at busy Plymouth junction  Plymouth Live

A driver has spoken of his shock and anger after a car appeared to speed through a bus lane at a busy Plymouth junction. The silver BMW was recorded in dash ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 11:38 am


Plymouth added to 'no deal' Brexit designated ports list - Plymouth Live

Plymouth added to 'no deal' Brexit designated ports list  Plymouth Live

Plymouth has been added to the list of ports where some CITES listed products can be brought in and taken out of the country with a permit in the event of a 'no ...

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Storm leaves trail of destruction in Plymouth - and there's more to come - Plymouth Live

Storm leaves trail of destruction in Plymouth - and there's more to come  Plymouth Live

There's another Met Office yellow weather warning for Devon and Cornwall on Friday.

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Gaffer: Plymouth are making Portsmouth game out to be huge – as per usual - The News

Gaffer: Plymouth are making Portsmouth game out to be huge – as per usual  The News

Gaffer for a day Mark Harvey, aged 57, from Launceston, Cornwall, gives his pre-match thoughts on Pompey's trip to Plymouth….

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Plymouth families 'face financial ruin' in race to regenerate crumbling estate - Plymouth Live

Plymouth families 'face financial ruin' in race to regenerate crumbling estate  Plymouth Live

Residents rocked by Plymouth Community Homes' demand for tens of thousands of pounds towards major improvements on post-war Coxside estates.

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


PETERBOROUGH UNITED 0, PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1: Late goal and Tomlin’s red card ruin Fergie’s latest homecoming - Peterborough Telegraph

PETERBOROUGH UNITED 0, PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1: Late goal and Tomlin’s red card ruin Fergie’s latest homecoming  Peterborough Telegraph

Ten-man Peterborough United suffered a cruel League One home defeat at the hands of Plymouth today (February 2).

Published on 2 February 2019 | 8:00 am


The long lost entrance to Plymouth in all its beauty - Plymouth Live

The long lost entrance to Plymouth in all its beauty  Plymouth Live

The Causeway was in-filled in 1973/4 to make way for the new road.

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Amazing drone footage shows more dolphins playing in Plymouth Sound - Plymouth Live

Amazing drone footage shows more dolphins playing in Plymouth Sound  Plymouth Live

More pods of dolphins have been delighting onlookers in Plymouth Sound as sightings of the animal continue off the city's coast. Stunning drone footage, shot ...

Published on 22 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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