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Doctor says it would be "lunatic" to close hospital services

17 March 2017
Doctor says it would be "lunatic" to close hospital services

A retired doctor who treated patients for decades has attacked health bosses who are rumoured to be shutting hospital services.

Restaurant to open in historic quay after five-year fight

16 March 2017
Restaurant to open in historic quay after five-year fight

Controversial plans for a restaurant, gallery and museum in a historic creekside building have been given the go-ahead after a five-year battle.

Prolific burglar swallowed stolen gold chain

15 March 2017
Prolific burglar swallowed stolen gold chain

A man who once stole a veteran's war medals has been jailed again after trying to hide a necklace from police by swallowing it.

VIDEO: Stunning pictures capture beauty of cathedral

15 March 2017
VIDEO: Stunning pictures capture beauty of cathedral

A huge scaffolding structure has opened up even more spectacular views of a cathedral, as "history is made" with a multi-million pound development.

Bones discovery sparks forensic probe

14 March 2017
Bones discovery sparks forensic probe

Three police vans and forensics officers were called after workmen fixing a leak made a grisly discovery of what turned out to be animal bones.

Fire-hit beauty salon back in business by the summer

14 March 2017
Fire-hit beauty salon back in business by the summer

A salon which was gutted by a huge blaze a year ago is finally set to be rebuilt.

Food hall asks for extended licence

14 March 2017
Food hall asks for extended licence

This foodie emporium is hoping to expand - with everything from 'tastings to supper clubs, pop-up shops and exhibitions' on the cards.

Cannabis factory uncovered

13 March 2017
Cannabis factory uncovered

Police are hunting for the people responsible for running a cannabis factory after more than 120 plants and cultivation equipment were discovered.

Zumba teacher to dance for Dame Vera Lynn

13 March 2017
Zumba teacher to dance for Dame Vera Lynn

A choreographer and fitness instructor has been chosen to perform at the London Palladium for the singer and actress known as the Forces' Sweetheart.

Tree dubbed town's greatest is vandalised

13 March 2017
Tree dubbed town's greatest is vandalised

A man returned home from a holiday to find his beloved tree had its branches hacked off by vandals.

UPDATE: Road closed after fatal crash

10 March 2017
UPDATE: Road closed after fatal crash

A road was closed for hours in both directions for police investigations after man died in an accident.

Teen mum cautioned after abandoning baby

10 March 2017
Teen mum cautioned after abandoning baby

An 18-year-old has been given a caution by police after leaving her child outside a supermarket.

VIDEO: Clumsy thieves caught on camera

10 March 2017
VIDEO: Clumsy thieves caught on camera

CCTV footage has captured two bungling burglars breaking into a store, before one of them pulls an entire unit off the wall on top of him.

Jewellers targeted by thieves

10 March 2017
Jewellers targeted by thieves

A man reached over a counter in a jewellery shop and swiped 15 bracelets from a cabinet.

Toddler death spot is still a danger

10 March 2017
Toddler death spot is still a danger

A road where a child was crushed to death in her pushchair is still another “accident waiting to happen” – 17 years after the tragedy.

Thieves steal lead from garage roofs

09 March 2017
Thieves steal lead from garage roofs

Five garages in one street have been targeted during a spate of lead roofing thefts.

Two teens arrested after graveyard rape

06 March 2017
Two teens arrested after graveyard rape

Police investigating reports a woman in her 20s was raped in a graveyard have arrested two young men in connection with the attack.

County councillor's new rules 'risking safety of elderly and disabled'

06 March 2017
County councillor's new rules 'risking safety of elderly and disabled'

A councillor has barred a taxi firm from parking outside its office, which has resulted in the elderly and parents with prams waiting in the road.

‘I just want to be treated as a normal person’

05 March 2017
‘I just want to be treated as a normal person’

A daughter has pleaded for people to stop picking on her father - who, at just 55, is battling the cruellest disease.

Teenager arrest after theft from car

01 March 2017
Teenager arrest after theft from car

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after a purse and a tablet computer were swiped from a vehicle.

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