Devon stories mentioning Brexit, 2019-09-08–2019-09-10

Powered by Webhose.io API.

Aerial pictures show Exeter's St Sidwell's Point swimming pool beginning to take shape

devonlive.com

St Sidwell's Point - the UK’s first super energy efficient and passivhous leisure complex - is being built at the Exeter Bus Station site. Share Daniel Clark Local Democracy Reporter 17:46, 7 SEP 2019 Click These new aerial pictures show that construction of Exeter’s new state-of-the-art swimming pool is well under way. St Sidwell's Point - the UK’s first super energy efficient and passivhous leisure complex - is being built at the Exeter Bus Station site. A brand new bus station with modern facilities is also under construction, with bus council funded projects due to open in the spring of 2021. Read More The £52m scheme – split between the £8m for the bus station and £44m for the new leisu...

Loved and lost: The 50 Devon pubs that have closed over the years

devonlive.com

Exeter, Torquay, Barnstaple, Newton Abbot all boast a proud selection of pubs whether it be the Cider Bar or Green Ginger, although there are many watering-holes that we have loved and lost over the years - that we would love to have back. Here are some of the pubs that have closed over the years, remember having a pint in any of these? Exeter The Bike Shed David Lockwood opened The Bike Shed in Fore Street eight years ago, and closed it with a heavy heart on March 31, 2018. Soon after the bar was transformed into The West Quarter, which opened in December 2018, however the owners announced their closure in July 2019. Read More Wetherspoons slashes beer prices by 20p from today due to Brexit...

Amber Rudd quits Conservative Party in Brexit protest

devonlive.com

News Amber Rudd quits Conservative Party in Brexit protest The Hastings and Rye MP has quit her post as work and pensions secretary and said she was relinquishing the Tory whip after the Prime Minister sacked 21 rebels this week Share Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email Amber Rudd has sensationally quit the Cabinet and the Conservative Party in protest at Boris Johnson's handling of Brexit. T...

The women leading the way in Torquay business

devonlive.com

The women leading the way in Torquay business The English Riveria is home to a plethora of female-run businesses Share Charlotte Turner Business Editor Devon Live, Western Morning News 00:00, 8 SEP 2019 Steffi outside her coffee shop Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email Women are leading the way in Torquay – it’s got the second highest proportion of female business owners in the whole of the UK. From hairdressers, restaurateurs, ar...

Musical group in ship-shape for chaos on the seas in Tiverton with Anything Goes

devonlive.com

Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email The story concerns madcap antics aboard an ocean liner bound from New York to London. Billy Crocker is a stowaway in love with heiress Hope Harcourt, who is engaged to Sir Evelyn Oakleigh. Nightclub singer Reno Sweeney and Public Enemy #13, “Moonface” Martin, aid Billy in his quest to win Hope. Read More Pub goers "absolutely loving" their new look Wetherspoon after £850k makeover Returning cast...

Mum's fury after daughter, 7, denied school place one hour before start of first day

devonlive.com

Autumn McDonald was ready in her uniform when her mum got the last-minute call Share Autumn and Esme on what should have been their first day at school (Image: Cora Norton) Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email A mum was left furious after her seven-year-old daughter had her school place revoked just an hour before she was due to start. Autumn McDonald was ready in her uniform on on what should have been her first day at St Vincent'...

Family thought they were going to die after arsonist started bonfire by door

devonlive.com

News Family thought they were going to die after arsonist started bonfire by door Dale Hobbis piled up cardboard in a yard behind a convenience store in the centre of Torquay before lighting it and fanning the flames to make it catch light more quickly Share Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8 Cancel Play now Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email An arsonist who left a family trapped in a blazing flat as flames licke...

No doubt Boris will still deliver Brexit on October 31 if he can legally do so

devonlive.com

Anne Marie Morris MP says we must deliver the referendum result and leave the European Union Share Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8 Cancel Play now Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email ANNE MARIE MORRIS IS THE CONSERVATIVE MP FOR NEWTON ABBOT AND HAS BEEN SINCE 2010 Summer recess has given me time to get out and about in the constituency, catching up with local businesses, community groups and constituents. I hav...

M5 display signs show Brexit freight warning

devonlive.com

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has vowed to take the UK out of the EU on October 31, with or without a deal - and said he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than ask Brussels for an extension. Share Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email Illuminated display signs on the M5 near Exeter are this morning advising motorists to be prepared for disruption caused by Brexit on November 1. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has vowed to take the UK ou...