- at the southern end of Torbay - has been a busy fishing port for centuries, it is popular for holidays too.
A spokeswoman for Brixham
Coastguard, who coordinated the rescue, said: "The Belgian crewmen are unscathed after their ordeal.
But crewmen based in Brixham
, Devon, refuse to reveal the exact location of their haul in case foreign boats cash in.
A 5,000-tonne ship was bring brought from Brixham
to start pumping out the remaining oil.
They thoroughly covered the area with the units and looked at tidal information, but sadly found nothing,' said a coastguard from Brixham
THREE of Britain's best-loved resorts - Torquay, Paignton and Brixham
- lie along the 22 miles of unspoilt coastline known as the English Riviera.
to sample Devon hospitality at its finest
The town of seven hills is the centre of the English Riviera, a 22-mile stretch of coast that embraces the resorts of Paignton and Brixham
At only 19, Jarvis, the New Jersey native who has relocated to Brixham
in Devon, has the potential to be a future Springsteen.
coastguards said the diver had surfaced in difficulties yesterday and was picked up by a dive boat.
Newport Sea Anglers are running a coach trip to Brixham
for a day's fishing on the breakwater on Saturday, August 17, and any anglers who want to go along should contact Karen Davies on 01633 676561.
Sheila and Bert Kelsey, both aged 69, have been running Underwood News in Brixham
Drive, Wyken for some 29 years.