House prices in East Devon leapt by 4.3 per cent in January, seeing an overall 9.5 per cent rise over the last 12 months.
There are 100 properties in East Devon owned by companies registered in offshore tax havens, which campaigners warn could be being exploited by criminals.
Almost 1,000 new homes could be built on derelict or previously used land in East Devon, according to greenbelt campaigners
Budleigh Salterton Chamber of Commerce is urging toursits and visitors to the town not to be put off by road works
Devon and Cornwall Police close more than a fifth of hate crime investigations into racially and religiously aggravated offences without identifying a suspect, figures show.
Nearly 100 reports of online grooming has been made to Devon and Cornwall Police in a 18-month period.