This week’s Totnes Times leads with a with a leak – in the town’s brand new £3.8m flood defences, which the Environment Agency is now investigating.

We also report how vandals have been breaking in to King Edward VI Community College (Kevicc) over recent weekends and causing damage.

We also flag up Devon county councillors’ concerns over the planned merger between Devon and Cornwall Police and Dorset Police.

As ever, there’s much, much news inside, including a story about the NHS agreeing to fund life-improving surgery for a young Marldon girl.