Burrington Estates launches show home at The Quarters, Manadon Park, Plymouth

Award-winning developer, Burrington Estates New Homes, are celebrating the launch of two brand new show homes at The Quarters, Manadon Park - a collection of high-quality, two, three and four bedroom new homes.

The Chaddlewood, a four bedroom home, has a spacious, dual aspect living area and open plan kitchen and dining room. There is a set of bi-folding doors leading to a rear turfed...

Dog walker attacked in Plymouth

Police in Plymouth are appealing for witnesses after a dog walker was attacked in the Manadon area of the city.

Between 2.45am and 3.15am on Sunday 1 September 1 2013, the male victim was walking with his German Shepherd dog on St Peter’s road near the junction of Vanguard Close when a blue, Jaguar estate taxi pulled up alongside him.

The lone driver of the taxi, a man, shouted...

Police appeal after man attempts to steal moped in Manadon

Police are appealing for information after a man attempted to steal a moped in Manadon, Plymouth on Wednesday 21 August.

A white man in dark clothing was seen attempting to steal a blue Kymco moped on St Peters Road just after midnight.

He failed in his attempts but due to the damage caused by the suspect, the bike is now inoperable.

Acting Detective Sergeant Jason...

Fire and Rescue Service cut teenage girl stuck out of baby swing

The Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service were called to a location in Manadon Park, Tavistock Road in the Manadon area of Plymouth yesterday (Tuesday 20 August), after receiving a report of a teenage girl stuck in a baby swing.

One fire appliance from Camels Head was sent to the scene.

The fire crew used hydraulic cutters to release the girl from the swing.

Plans for economic development of Plymouth's northern parts gather pace

More jobs, training, meeting places, community enterprises and services could be coming to the north of Plymouth as plans for a community economic development trust (CEDT) gather pace.

Residents in Ernesettle, Honicknowle, West Park, Manadon and Whitleigh are being invited to a series of events to get a feel for what difference an economic development trust could make to their lives...