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    • Man jailed for 21 years
      A man has today, Friday 24 November, been sentenced at Bristol Crown Court for the attempted murder and wounding with intent of two men in Barnstaple. Kyle Saville, 26, of no fixed address, was sentenced to 21 years with four years on licence for the attempted murder of Daniel Morley and the wounding with intent […]
    • Robbery on a child, Bodmin
      Police are appealing for witnesses after a child had a mobile phone stolen from her in Bodmin. The incident occurred at the rear of Sainsbury’s in Bodmin between 5-5.15pm on Sunday 19 November. The victim, a 12-year-old girl was with her 11-year-old brother and was using her mobile phone, when a man walked past them, […]
    • Pedestrian injured following Exeter collision
      Police were called just after 9.15am on Thursday 23 November with reports of a collision between a Vauxhall Astra and an 86-year-old local woman on Cowick Street, Exeter. The serious collisions unit attended the scene to undertake initial investigation work. The woman was taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital with serious injuries including […]
    • Road rage, Exeter
      Police are appealing to the public following allegations of a road rage incident in Exeter. The incident occurred between 7.50-8am on Wednesday 22 November on Cumberland Way, Exeter. The victim driving a BT Openreach Transit van, the suspect a red BMW. Both vehicles had come through the traffic lights at the junction with Main Road, […]
    • Woman charged in connection with Bovey stabbing
      Police were informed by the ambulance at 8.23am Monday 20 November that a 66-year-old man had sustained a puncture wound to the chest, at a property in the Five Acres area of Bovey Tracey. The man was taken to hospital for his injuries and has since been discharged. Carol Wilson aged 66 of Five Acres, […]
    • Robbery in Torquay
      Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a robbery in Torquay after a 33-year-old security guard was attacked by two unknown men who then took a cash box from him. The incident happened yesterday [Wednesday 22 November] at around 1.45pm outside the Sainsbury’s Local on Greenway Road in St Marychurch. The victim was struck […]
    • Found Sadie Leonard
      Sadie Leonard who was missing has been located. Thanks for your assitance on this matter.
    • Assault and Robbery, Camborne
      Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an assault and robbery in Camborne. The incident happened around 6am on Tuesday 7 November. The victim, a 32-year-old lady was assaulted near the junction of Enys Road and Hughville Street by three or more hooded young men. She was grabbed from behind and attacked by […]
    • Robbery, Truro
      Police are appealing to the public after a 12-year-old boy was the victim of a robbery in Truro. The incident took place at around 5.45pm on Monday 13 November on Malabar Road in Truro. The victim was shoved against the wall by a man and during the assault, had his black Alcatel Pixi 3 mobile phone […]
    • Car forced off road, A361 Barnstaple
      Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident in North Devon that resulted in a car being forced from the road. At around 7.20pm on Wednesday 15 November, a grey Seat Ibiza containing to women was travelling on the A361 towards Barnstaple, in close proximity to the West Buckland junction. An unknown car coming in […]
    • Christmas poultry sale to be final market at Liskeard Cattle Market site
      The Christmas poultry sale on 19 December 2017 will be the final market at the Liskeard Cattle Market site. Kivells’ tenancy of Liskeard Cattle Market is ending, opening up the possibility of regenerating a key area in the heart of Liskeard.  Kevin Hicks of Kivells said: “This final market will bring to a close a […]
    • Cabinet discusses key decisions on budget, investment programme, new waste contract and proposals to transform adult and children’s services
      Cornwall Council’s Cabinet met at New County Hall in Truro today to discuss key decisions on the four year budget and business plan, a multi million pound investment programme in new homes, jobs and infrastructure in local communities, the new waste contract and exciting proposals to transform adult social care and services for children, young […]
    • Final opportunity to share views on Air Quality Management Area for Launceston
      There’s still time for local people, businesses and organisations to share their views on plans for an Air Quality Management Area in Launceston. Cornwall Council’s two month consultation ends on 8 December.  Anyone can comment on the proposals for Launceston by completing an online survey on our Launceston air quality page, emailing the Council at […]
    • Council welcomes budget announcement to increase council tax on empty houses
      Cornwall Council today welcomed the budget announcement by Chancellor Phillip Hammond yesterday allowing local authorities to charge double council tax on empty properties. Cornwall Council cabinet member for Homes, Andrew Mitchell said the announcement gave local authorities the power to increase taxes on vacant houses and flats, to dissuade property investors from allowing homes to […]
    • Local community set to get an improved play park in Woodland Road
      Youngsters and families in Mount Charles will soon have a better playground as Cornwall Council makes improvements to the Woodland Road play park. New toddler swings, a basket swing, and a climbing structure with a slide will feature in a fenced off area, and this has been designed to meet Disability Discrimination / Equalities Act […]
    • Spot planets and star clusters at a free stargazing event celebrating Bodmin Moor International Dark Sky Landscape
      There’s an opportunity to spot planets and star clusters at an event celebrating the incredibly dark night sky of Bodmin Moor.  The stargazing event will be led by Caradon Observatory and takes place on Saturday 2 December at Jamaica Inn.                 The event is one of a series showcasing […]
    • Cornwall Council secures Government funding for proposed new St Austell to A30 link road
      The completion of a new road link between St Austell and the A30 has become a step nearer today with the announcement that the Government is prepared to contribute £79m towards the cost of the scheme. The new 3.9 mile link will join the recently completed improvement at Carluddon with the old A30 at Victoria […]
    • Tough budget decisions need your involvement
      By Julian German, Deputy Leader of Cornwall Council Last week we put out our draft budget for consultation and comment. There was a robust and wide ranging discussion amongst Cabinet Members. I expect it will generate the same debate in the community. With continued austerity and the ongoing Brexit negotiations, it’s fair to say that […]
    • National survey shows satisfaction with roads has improved
      The results of this year’s annual national survey on highways and transport services released last week show satisfaction levels have improved across all areas of road maintenance in Cornwall over the last four years. The National Highways and Transport (NHT) Survey collects public satisfaction with a range of highways and transport services in local authority […]
    • Consultation opens on joining up services for children, young people and families
      Children, young people and their families are being asked for their views on plans to join together education, early years, children’s community health, early help and social care services in Cornwall. Cornwall Council’s Cabinet last week supported the development of a Business Case for an alternative delivery model to ensure children, young people and families […]
    • The Government is wrong again on immigration
      If you are an employer you need people from the rest of the world. The UK does not have enough people who are suitable to employ. A typical area is hotel and restaurant trade.There are many other industries. Workers from Europe have a better attitude and are are aware of how to do the job. […]
    • Brexit is a Mess. Lets get some imagination.
      It is still in the slow lane-Nothing is really happening.-It is too confusing to reconfigure If we are leaving The EU. We need to initially set up a carbon copy of the EU Departments to take over our affairs in each specialised area. Not a UK Government Dept This means we will have to set […]
    • Lets have a second referendum on Brexit
      Now we have been educated with the problems of Brexit. We now realise its a big mistake to get out of Europe.Even The EU realises that. Why do not we go for a second referendum and test the water again.Parliament keeps telling us they are working for the will of the people.I hate to tell […]
    • Disaster is on its way for the UK economy
      Over the last 40 years we became involved with many activities linked to the EU. These will now have to be moved to a EU Country. This will mean loss of jobs for the UK and a disaster for the economy Trade needs to be linked to the EU. There is not enough for us […]
    • 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 need to state on the voting document If we vote out it […]
    • Government needs an Action List
      Now The Government is on the back seat mainly because of their own demise. The only answer now is a soft or weaker Brexit. But is it worth going through the pain considering a soft or weaker weaker Brexit. Why not save the turmoil and have another referendum. Maybe the younger voters will now realise […]
    • Brexit and an Election WHAT NEXT ?
      Having an election before Brexit. This appears to gives the Government a chance to impose more ways of getting our money. ie rewrite the Manifesto. WHOSE THE PENSIONER VOTING CONSERVATIVE The country has also had to accept for years that dementia is not an illness and we have to pay for it. Really? Now The […]
      Leaving The EU is much more complicated than we all thought. Do we continue in it and change the rules. Employment- We still need to allow employers employ Euro Nationals. We have do not have enough trained educated candidates in the UK. Extreme control over stopping immigration will be harmful and disaster for us. Trade- […]
    • Election is a bit of a gamble
      Half the country never wanted to get out of Europe. They still do not. They will not vote Labour because it would be a wasted vote. They could vote Lib Dem hoping that a power shift away from The Conservatives will dilute a Hard Brexit.
    • Brexit again it will not go away
      We had the vote because the politicians could not decide whether we stayed in The EU. Just over half of the country agreed to leave. We are really still in a position where half the country wants to stay in. How can we find a solution to sort this. The only answer is we have […]
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