A coronavirus contact tracing app will be rolled out across England and Wales on Thursday.
The Government has warned that Britain could face much tougher measures if new rules to curb coronavirus fail to get the infection rate under control.
None of the low levels of coronavirus cases confirmed across Devon and Torbay are believed to be linked to visitors to the area, according to Devon’s Director of Public Health.
Wearing a face covering in shops and supermarkets is to be made mandatory in England in a fresh move to stop the spread of coronavirus, the Government has announced.
Outdoor swimming pools in England are to begin reopening from Saturday, with indoor pools, gyms and other sports facilities to follow on July 25, the Government has announced.
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has told MPs that primary schools in England will not be able to welcome all pupils back for a month before the summer holidays.
NHS bosses have urged the public to download a new contact tracing app to help to ease lockdown measures and save lives.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told MPs the UK has ‘reached the peak’ of its Covid-19 outbreak.
Lockdown measures to slow the spread of coronavirus in the UK will be extended for at least three more weeks.
The Government has urged people to stay home over Easter as police warned they were ready to take action against those who flouted the coronavirus lockdown rules.
People who continue to flout coronavirus lockdown rules will be breaking the law and could be arrested by police.
Vehicle owners will be granted a six-month exemption from MOT testing, the Department for Transport (DfT) has announced.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants, among other venues, to close tonight (Friday, March 20) in a strengthening of measures to tackle the coronavirus outbreak.
Libraries across Devon will close until further notice from Friday evening (March 20) as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
Council tax in Devon is set to rise by 3.99 per cent to help pay for what has been called ‘the best budget in a decade’.
A former public school boy from Croyde has denied the murder of three pensioners in Exeter on the same day in February this year.
The local government funding crisis has led to Devon County Council’s boss admitting that ‘the system is broken’.
A no-deal Brexit would be as bad for the South West as the foot-and-mouth disease outbreak of 2001, the Government has been told.
The mere existence of the forthcoming European elections will be anathema to many but, notwithstanding a very dramatic twist in the Brexit saga, the polls will open once again on Thursday, May 23.
A longstanding Barnstaple councillor and former leader of Devon County Council has denied sexually assaulting three different women in the 1990s and 2000s.
Tributes have been paid to a judge who presided over many of the West Country’s most famous trials.
Devon County Council has declared a ‘climate emergency’ but rejected calls to set a target of becoming carbon neutral by 2030.
A 27-year-old man from Croyde who is accused of a triple murder in Exeter has been remanded in custody by a judge at Exeter Crown Court today (Monday).
The public are to be asked if Devon and Cornwall’s police force should merge with Dorset.