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City and unitary authority in England

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Plymouth: City and unitary authority in England
Plymouth is a port city and unitary authority in Devon, South West England. It is located on Devon's south coast between the rivers Plym and Tamar, about 36 miles (58 km) southwest of Exeter and 193 miles (311 km) southwest of London. It is the most populous city south of London.

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Championship: Rotherham v Plymouth - live text

Follow live text commentary from the EFL as Rotherham host Plymouth in the Championship.
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Unexploded WWII bomb to be moved in military convoy through city and 'disposed of' at sea

An unexploded Second World War bomb found at a property in Plymouth will be removed and transported by military convoy through the city for disposal at sea.
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Plymouth appoint ex-England Under-20 boss Foster

Championship side Plymouth Argyle appoint former England Under-20 boss Ian Foster as head coach.
BBC Sport - Published

'A licence to kill': Family accuses police after coroner rules Plymouth shooting victims were unlawfully killed

'a licence to kill': family accuses police after coroner rules plymouth shooting victims were unlawfully killed
The families of the victims of Plymouth gunman Jake Davison say his shooting spree was "an act of pure evil" which was "enabled by a series of failings and incompetence from the people and..
Sky News - Published

Plymouth gunman 'should never have been granted firearms licence'

plymouth gunman 'should never have been granted firearms licence'
Plymouth gunman Jake Davison should not have had his shotgun or firearms licence returned to him, an inquest has heard.
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Gunman caught on CCTV attacking innocent boy months before killing five people

Plymouth gunman Jake Davison was caught on CCTV attacking an innocent 16-year-old boy less than a year before he shot five people dead, an inquest has heard.
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Plymouth shooter wanted to kill two teenagers over 'fat' taunt

plymouth shooter wanted to kill two teenagers over 'fat' taunt
A 22-year-old who killed his mother and four others wanted to kill two teenagers who taunted him about his weight almost a year before the shooting. 
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Senior officers 'distracted completely' by G7 planning before Plymouth shooting

senior officers 'distracted completely' by g7 planning before plymouth shooting
Senior police officers were "distracted completely" by planning for the G7 summit in Cornwall in the weeks before the fatal Plymouth shootings, an inquest has heard.
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'Not enough staff' in police department that gave Plymouth gunman his shotgun back

'not enough staff' in police department that gave plymouth gunman his shotgun back
The police department that returned the Plymouth gunman's shotgun to him weeks before he killed five people does not have enough staff, a senior officer has said.
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Man in his 70s dies after being pulled from water at Sutton Harbour in Plymouth

man in his 70s dies after being pulled from water at sutton harbour in plymouth
A man in his 70s has died after being pulled from the water at Sutton Harbour in Plymouth, police have said.
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Family of one of the victims 'still struggling' one year after Plymouth shooting

family of one of the victims 'still struggling' one year after plymouth shooting
The family of one of the victims killed in the Plymouth shooting say they are "still struggling" to come to terms with the tragic events, one year on.
Sky News - Published

Man charged with murder of Bobbi-Anne McLeod in Plymouth

Cody Ackland, 24, has been charged with the murder of 18-year-old Bobbi-Anne McLeod in Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall Police say.
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UK gun laws tightened with medical history checks after five killed in Plymouth shooting

uk gun laws tightened with medical history checks after five killed in plymouth shooting
Applicants for firearms licences in the UK will now have to complete a medical information form, following the shooting of five people in Plymouth in August.
Sky News - Published

Plymouth shooting: Watchdog issues disciplinary notices to two police staff over gunman's firearm licence

plymouth shooting: watchdog issues disciplinary notices to two police staff over gunman's firearm licence
A watchdog has issued two disciplinary notices to Devon and Cornwall Police staff over the decision to grant Plymouth gunman Jake Davison a shotgun licence.
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Yacht carrying £120m of cocaine intercepted off Plymouth coast

yacht carrying £120m of cocaine intercepted off plymouth coast
Six people, including a British man, have been arrested off the coast of Plymouth after authorities seized 1,500kg of cocaine - worth around £120m.
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Father and daughter killed in Plymouth shooting share same coffin as hundreds attend funeral

father and daughter killed in plymouth shooting share same coffin as hundreds attend funeral
Two victims of the Plymouth shooting, a three-year-old girl and her father, were carried in the same coffin at a funeral attended by hundreds of mourners.
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Labour MP to temporarily step back from shadow cabinet following Plymouth shootings

labour mp to temporarily step back from shadow cabinet following plymouth shootings
Labour MP Luke Pollard is temporarily stepping back from his role as shadow environment secretary following the shootings in his Plymouth constituency last month in order to support the community.
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'Very young girl' among those killed in Plymouth shooting

A "very young girl" was among those shot dead by a gunman who killed four other people in Plymouth before shooting himself, police have said.
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Six people - including suspect - killed in Plymouth shooting

Six people - including a suspected gunman - have died following a shooting in Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall Police has confirmed.
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'Significant' emergency services response deployed to incident in Plymouth

A "significant" emergency services response has been deployed to an incident in Plymouth.
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