Latest updates Plymouth City Council
Legal action has been brought against the owners of a derelict seafront hotel after a number of arson attacks.
A fire breaks out at a derelict hotel in Plymouth for the sixth time this year.
Police investigate the expenses of a Devon MP following "a number of complaints" about his election campaign.
One of the world's rarest spiders causes plans for dozens of new homes to be dismissed.
A gay rights group says a city council has taken "a backward step" in allowing a "homophobic" preacher to speak at one of its venues.
Labour loses majority at Plymouth City Council but remains in control of Exeter City Council
Children went missing from council care in south-west England more than 350 times in the past five years, official figures reveal.
The number of protection plans to try to keep children and unborn babies safe from abuse increases dramatically in Plymouth in five years, the BBC finds.
An "eyesore" coach station in Plymouth is to be demolished to make way for a £42m cinema and restaurant complex.
A council tax rise of almost 2% and a £3.5m city centre investment are approved by councillors in Plymouth.