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    • Teenage girls from Cullompton Found
      Missing teenager Charmaine Charlesworth and Mercy Russell from the Cullompton area have been found safe and well in the early hours of this morning. The police wish to express their thanks to the public for their support in locating them.  
    • Serious collision near Barnstaple
      Police are appealing for witnesses to a single-vehicle collision near Barnstaple which left two people with serious injuries. Emergency services were called at 3.25am today [Friday 16 March] to the collision on an unclassified road just north of Snapper. A silver Vauxhall Corsa left the road and collided with a tree. The passenger, an 18-year-old […]
    • Traffic warning over van ride out, Plymouth
      Police are warning the public to expect potential traffic disruption in and around Plymouth on Sunday [18 March] due to a planned ride out by owners of work vans. A large number of work vans are expected to travel around the city in convoy to bring attention to a recent rise in thefts from vans in […]
    • Police investigate sexual assault in St Just, Penzance
      Police are appealing for witnesses following allegations of a sexual assault in St Just near Penzance. The incident is reported to have occurred on a footpath near Lafrowda Close, between 5.45pm and 6.15pm on Tuesday 13 March. The suspect is described as being a white man between 50 - 60 years old and around 6 […]
    • Unexplained death, Plymouth
      Detectives launched an investigation following the death of a 43-year-old man in Plymouth on Wednesday 14 March 2018.Officers and paramedics were called to an address in Old Laira Road at 8pm and found the man deceased within the property. The presentation of the scene was such that the man’s death was regarded as suspicious. The man’s […]
    • Robbery, Tiverton
      Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following an attempted robbery and a robbery in Tiverton. DS Naomi Osborne said:  “The first incident happened at around 5.40am on Wednesday 14 March on Leat Street. In this incident, a man in his 50s was approached by an unknown offender who demanded […]
    • Burglary, Ilfracombe
      Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Ilfracombe. The incident took place between 1.10am and 1.40am on Monday 12 March on Saltmer Close. Several items were taken in the burglary which include a handbag, trainers, an Iphone 4, a purse, and £80 cash. Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward […]
    • Theft from vehicles, Ilfracombe
      Police are appealing for information following a spate of thefts from vehicles in Ilfracombe. The first incident was reported to have happened between 4.30pm on Saturday 10 March and 6.45am on Sunday 11 March on Chandlers Way in Ilfracombe. The owner’s car was entered and clothing was taken from the vehicle. [CR/020921/18]. The second incident […]
    • Wanted: Byron Grenfell
      Police are seeking the public’s help to trace a 32-year-old man who is wanted on recall to prison. Byron Grenfell was originally sentenced on Tuesday 2 May 2017 for Assault and was on licence from prison. He is now wanted for recall to prison for breaching licence conditions. Numerous enquiries have been made by police to […]
    • Appeal after eight injured in Axminster collision
      Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision on the A35 near Axminster at the weekend which left eight people injured. Emergency services were called at 6.30pm on Sunday [11 March] following the collision between a blue Peugeot 207 and a blue Ford S-Max just east of Abbey Gate Farm. Eight people, including three children, […]

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    • 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 […]
    • Volunteers needed for Launceston area Community Speed Watch scheme
      Launceston Community Network Panel is recruiting volunteers for a Community Speed Watch scheme. Responding to local concerns about speeding in the area, Launceston Community Network Panel is setting up the scheme in partnership with Cornwall Council and Devon and Cornwall Police. Speed Watch schemes aim to engage and educate speeding drivers.  Teams of trained volunteers […]
    • Camelford Community Network Panel meeting to discuss health and social care transformation
      People living in and around the Camelford Community Network area can find out about plans to transform health and social care and the latest on highways maintenance and at the Camelford Community Network Panel meeting on Wednesday 21 March at 7.00pm in Camelford Hall. Ellen Wilkinson, Medical Director Cornwall Foundation Trust, and Karen Kay, Executive […]
    • 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
    • Clifton Lodge Hotel High Wycombe Bucks
      Clifton Lodge Hotel High Wycombe Bucks Tel 01494 440095