DIGITALK: Saving a Humble Bundle
Jan26

DIGITALK: Saving a Humble Bundle

For gamers, after Christmas is often the dullest time of year. A combination of no new games of note due to be released for months and the frequent inability to play games that were rushed to market in time for Christmas half finished that are still waiting for post release patches. However, it’s the perfect time to go back and find those games you missed over the last year at a bargain price, or maybe pick up an expansion pack for an...

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Tannery: Pictures by Paul Glendell
Jan26

Tannery: Pictures by Paul Glendell

With more than twenty five years as a professional photographer Paul’s photos have appeared in several of the worlds’ leading publications including Time, Nature and Life magazines. In the UK he undertakes commissions for charities such as the Woodland Trust and the Westcountry Rivers Trust. Paul photographs and produces audio slideshows for the BBC News website. He also regularly undertakes shoots for the photo agency United National...

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THE YEAR
Dec29

THE YEAR

The year started and ended in tragedy in January a 66 year man was killed taking part in a hill climb off road motor event at Clifford Bridge near Drewsteignton after he was thrown from his open topped car and was trapped under the vehicle.  The community of Chagford said a fond farewell to Chagfarm founder Davon Friend, his wicker coffin was carried through the town before a service in the village hall. Davon had died a few days...

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Has Devon got a drug problem?
Dec14

Has Devon got a drug problem?

70% Rise in drug use in Devon & Cornwall Drug busts have soared by nearly 70% in Devon and Cornwall in the space of only 12 months, shocking new figures have revealed. Officers in the two counties recorded 4,360 drug seizures in 2016/17, a 69% rise on the previous year, with cocaine, crack and Ecstasy driving the upward trend. To put this figure into context, drugs busts dropped by 7% across England and Wales as a whole in the...

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DIGITALK: Top Tech Gifts This Christmas
Dec14

DIGITALK: Top Tech Gifts This Christmas

It’s THAT time of year again… The dreaded season of stress, expense and wondering if you can get away with wearing baggy trackies in public because you’ve over indulged at the multiple C word meals and your belt and jeans now feel like torture devices. Don’t get me wrong, I love Christmas. I love seeing the family, giving and receiving gifts, the food, oh god the food and I even love a good/bad Christmas jumper! But the hassle of...

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Icy weather, Grit on the Roads and the Danger to Pets
Dec01

Icy weather, Grit on the Roads and the Danger to Pets

Not only is the icy weather a danger to human walkers in the form of slipping, falling and potential broken bones, but the grit that is spread on the roads is a very real danger to your pets. Rock salt is a mixture of salt and grit used to de-ice roads and paths during cold snaps. Anti-freeze is used by drivers as well as gardeners in water features. Both rock salt and anti-freeze can be deadly to animals if ingested, causing muscle...

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