Devon’s Air Ambulance

Devon’s Air Ambulance

Have you spotted a red and blue helicopter over the skies of Devon?  Did you know that, in fact, there are two and they are…
Newcomen Steam Engine

Newcomen Steam Engine

In 1921 a memorial was erected in Dartmouth to commemorate the town’s most famous son:  local ironmonger, Thomas Newcomen (1663-1729) was the first to devise…
Ducks in danger

Ducks in danger

FEEDING BREAD TO DUCKS is a pastime enjoyed by many but it is bad for them, says the Canal & River Trust, who are responsible…