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    • Suspect Vehicle Rams Police Car
      Devon and Cornwall Police are appealing for any witnesses to an incident on the A386 between Hatherleigh and Folly Gate near Okehampton at about 23.00 hrs on Friday night. Police Officers in a marked police vehicle stopped a White Vauxhall Astra Van registration R418 GFB as the officers stopped, the Astra Van then reversed at […]
    • Two men sentenced following horrific attack
      Two men responsible for a horrific assault which left a man with his ear bitten off and brain injuries have today, Friday 23 March 2018, been sentenced to a total of over nine in prison. Both Stephen Doyle and Samuel Bullen admitted to chasing down and violently attacking Colin McLean across Torbay before beating him […]
    • Police incident, Torquay
      Police received a call from a member of the public at 5.40pm on Thursday [22 March] reporting that a man had made a threat towards Torbay Hospital.  The threat was treated seriously and armed response officers were deployed to the hospital to search for the man, described as in his 50s, around 6ft tall and […]
    • Wanted: Clint Holmes
      Police are seeking the public’s help to trace a 36-year-old man who is wanted for offences of burglary and wanted on warrant. Numerous enquiries have been made by police to locate and arrest Holmes, and we are now appealing to the public for information about his whereabouts and to report any sightings. He is believed […]
    • Theft of motor vehicle, Camborne
      Police are investigating reports of a theft of a motor vehicle which happened in Camborne on Friday 16 February 2018. Officers are keen to locate a silver Mercedes C200 estate car with registration plate SO53 UPD. The car is believed to have been abandoned somewhere in our force area, possibly somewhere in the North Cornwall […]
    • Appeal after dumper truck collision, Helston
      Police are appealing for witnesses to a dumper truck collision in Coverack, Helston, which left a man with serious injuries. Emergency services were called at 3.25pm yesterday [20 March] after the yellow dumper truck overturned by North Corner and ended up on its side. The driver, a 47-year-old man from Truro, sustained serious injuries and […]
    • Police and public receive awards for bravery and dedication
      The bravery, dedication to duty and excellent work shown by both officers and members of public in the Plymouth area has been recognised at an awards’ ceremony. Officer’s actions saved life of homeless man A homeless man had his life turned around thanks to the support of a police officer. On 6 November, PC Lewis […]
    • HMICFRS PEEL Police Effectiveness 2017
      That is the guarantee from Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer following the publishing of a report from Her Majesty’s Inspector of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services of the Force’s ‘Effectiveness’ in policing. Today, Thursday, March 22, 2018, is part of the ‘PEEL’ process and examines areas such as preventing crime and tackling anti-social behaviour, investigating […]
    • Assault in Exmouth
      Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information following an assault in Exmouth. Officers were called at around 1am on Tuesday 20 March to reports of an altercation involving two men at an address on Beacon Hill.  It was also reported that a bladed object was used during the incident. A 36-year-old man sustained […]
    • Action Counters Terrorism - trust your instincts
      There is no increase in the threat level for international terrorism in the UK, which remains at ‘severe’, nor is there any specific threat within Devon and Cornwall. However in support of the national effort to tackle the ongoing threat Devon & Cornwall Police urges the public to help them tackle terrorism and save lives […]

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    • Truro Bus Station set to close for ten weeks for refurbishment works
      Truro Bus Station will close to the public from Monday 26 March while refurbishment works are underway. Taking around ten weeks to complete, the work includes resurfacing the road around the station and along Green Street, replacing damaged railings, cleaning the building structure, repainting the building's metal work and installing more real time passenger information […]
    • Final opportunity for residents and businesses to share views on plans to improve Camelford’s air quality
      There’s still time for people in Camelford to share their views on a draft action plan to improve air quality in the town. Cornwall Council’s two month consultation ends on 2 April.  Anyone can comment on the options the Council is investigating to improve local air quality via an online survey, by emailing or […]
    • Survey shows four out of five people think recycling is important
      Four out of five people in Cornwall think recycling household rubbish is very important according to the results of a survey published today by Cornwall Council. Last December Cornwall Council conducted a survey to better understand what people think about recycling, their attitudes to food waste and what would help people to recycle more. The […]
    • Cornwall Council and partners support National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day
      Sunday 18 March is Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day. Sue James, Cornwall Council Cabinet Member for Environment and Public Protection said:  “We are committed to protecting children from harm. We have all seen how child sexual exploitation can damage lives and we are working with our partners to provide the best possible response.  We work closely […]
    • Council extends deadline for adult social care charging policy consultation
      Following feedback from service users Cornwall Council has extended the deadline for the adult social care charging policy to give everyone more time to come forward with their views and help shape this key policy for the future. The draft policy sets out the Council’s approach to financial assessments and charging for both residential and […]
    • Winter Wellbeing partnership wins regional award
      The Cornwall Council led Winter Wellbeing partnership has won an award from the South West Energy Efficiency awards. The award recognises the work that Winter Wellbeing, made up of over 30 partners, has done to reduce fuel poverty and make homes warmer for residents in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. In the past year […]
    • 13% of pregnant women in Cornwall and Isles and Scilly still smoking
      Latest figures show that nearly 650 women in Cornwall smoked during their pregnancy in 2016/17, making up around 13 percent of all pregnant women last year.  Smoking in pregnancy increases the risk of a premature birth, sudden infant death syndrome, asthma, diabetes and heart complications. For a mum to be, quitting smoking is one of […]
    • Highways Maintenance on the agenda at the Truro and Roseland Community Network Panel meeting
      Residents of the Truro and Roseland Community Network area are being invited to attend the March meeting of the Truro and Roseland Community Network Panel. Items on the agenda include maintaining highways and giving communities a greater voice. All are invited to attend the Network Panel meeting which takes place on Tuesday 20 March 2018 […]
    • Schools in Cornwall among the worst funded in the country
      Schools in Cornwall are among the worst funded in the country, with concerns about the impact on children’s life opportunities if this is not addressed. The concerns have been raised by Cornwall Council Leader, Adam Paynter, as part of the Council’s Fair Funding #StandUpForCornwall campaign. "It’s clearly unfair that Cornwall receives £1,645 less per pupil […]
    • Who Dares Serves in St. Ives
      Participants completing the latest ‘Who Dares Serves’ course will attend a passing out parade on Friday 16 March at St Ives Community Fire Station. Who Dares Serves is a week-long, multi-agency course giving people insight into working with Cornwall Fire & Rescue Service, and a host of public services from across the South West. Focussing […]
    • Brexit-We have no chance in sorting this out
      The government and the country is clearly split on Brexit. We are therefore struggling to sort out an agreement with The EU.. This will not be good for The UK or The EU. So where do we go. The financial data appears to show. If we leave there is not much to gain. Plus it […]
    • Second Referendum is our only hope
      The Election failed to show us any way forward.We are now in a worse situation. We have to reconsider our situation and ask the public to reconsider their situation NOW before we negotiate with the EU We need to have another referendum. We also need to state on the voting document If we vote out […]
    • Brexit is still not looking well
      The government seem to be doing what governments are good at. Do every thing the population do not want. Most people probably voted out because the EU would not listen and would not put some control over immigration. I say control I do not mean preventing or creating state registers. I agree Human rights also […]
      Most of the cameras installed in UK government sites appear to be made in China. Its time the orders were given to a company that is UK based. Hinkley Point Power Station the other issue- Will it ever get built maybe The Government takes that view. We will see how we get on with the […]
    • The UK Now
      Our main focus should be to deal with Brexit The panic is over and we appear to have calmed down. Everything is geared to EU finance or put it another way our finance that goes to the EU. We need to re structure all this so it works for us. We appear to be floating […]
    • Need some ACTION
      We are slowing the momentum of Brexit and its creating uncertain times for us and Europe. We now need to restore the economy before it dives. Reduce VAT to 15% Scrap NEW Stamp Duty Increases and Buy to Let extra Stamp Duty Charges. Start a National Council House Building Project. Offer building and development grants […]
    • Are things looking good
      Sounds like property prices are moving up again after Brexit and Osborne’s war on Buy to Lets., We might be able to keep the Chinese out of our Nuclear Power stations ie with the failure in France similar production the American Problem and the Australian Problem. Brexit seems to be going into the slow lane.Not […]
    • No to lower interest rates
      Lowering interest rates does not help us. We need the pound to get stronger. No a lot but just enough to stop companies in Europe surcharging us for their loss on selling to us with a lower pound. The Companies in Europe really need to get round this by selling their products in euros not […]
    • Hinkley Point Power Station
      May be it is time to dump this project. EDF will find it difficult to complete this project. It is expensive electricity. China will be in the middle and it could be a political nightmare. We need to consider smaller nuclear units or push other projects such as gas wind and solar. Keep it small […]
    • EUROZONE What do be do
      So when we vote to leave or stay. Where will we be. If we leave we be in a confused state. Bit like leaving your home. Directions and bills have to be sorted. Same with the country. Anything European will need re thinking or changing. This will create a vast amount of work.More work for […]
    • Nalders Solicitors
      With more than 225 years experience Nalders is committed to providing a quality legal service to each and every one of our clients. Truro Office Tel: 01872 241414, Fax: (01872) 242424
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      Clifton Lodge Hotel High Wycombe Bucks Tel 01494 440095