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Devon & Cornwall Police – New Way To Report Lost Property Online

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Emergency Service Notices, Features | 0 comments

Devon & Cornwall Police – New Way To Report Lost Property Online

Devon and Cornwall Police is introducing a new, quick and easy way of reporting lost property online. The ReportMyloss website allows people to log their lost property using an online form, which will register the item on a police-approved, national database.  Police throughout the UK will be able to view the database. Police anticipate that use of the system will increase the chances of an item being found and returned to its owner. There is a simple form to fill in, which allows the person to review or edit the report as and when they need...

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Police Front Desk Offices #Bude and Beyond

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Bude, Cornwall, Crime, Devon, Emergency Service Notices, Features | 0 comments

Police Front Desk Offices #Bude and Beyond

With fewer people physically accessing police stations, Devon and Cornwall Police is changing the way that it communicates with the public and will be making changes to its Public Enquiry Offices as part of a forcewide review into public contact, designed to save £760,000. Bude is one of the stations closing its front desk.  This change will see public enquiry offices at 12 stations across the Force close on Friday, October 31, 2014. The changes will see Public Enquiry Offices at Plymouth Charles Cross, Torquay and Exeter Heavitree Road...

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The Common – Dialogues About Rural Life

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Arts, Devon, Events, Features | 0 comments

The Common – Dialogues About Rural Life

Beaford Arts and China Plate present The Common.  Earlier this year five writers came to north Devon to explore what the rural environment means to its people.  They got to know old farming families, incomers and returnees.  They met rural life in mugs of tea at farmhouse kitchen tables, on windswept hills, under rusting barn roofs and from backies on a farmer’s quad bike. These encounters and conversations fed the writing of The Common, a performance work of five dialogues about life and land.  Two performers (Charlotte Melia and...

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Bonfire Night Safety Advice from Devon Fire Service

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Christmas/festivals, Devon, Emergency Service Notices, Features | 0 comments

Bonfire Night Safety Advice from Devon Fire Service

It’s that time of year again, and fireworks are great fun if handled properly, so here is some timely advice from Devon Fire Service. Watching fireworks is popular and fun and Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service want you to have a safe Bonfire Night - by following some simple do’s and don’ts, risks can be greatly reduced. As fireworks are explosives and burn at such high temperatures, the utmost care is necessary in their storage, handling and use, whether you are organising a display for the family, friends or the general...

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London Arrests/Charges for SW Scam

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Cornwall, Crime, Devon, Emergency Services, Features | 0 comments

London Arrests/Charges for SW Scam

Detectives from Zephyr – the South West’s regional organised crime unit – made dawn arrests in London on Tuesday, as part of an investigation into a £2m courier fraud investigation. Officers from Zephyr were joined on the operation in the East London area, which forms part of an on-going four month operation into the nationwide scam, by officers from the Met Police. More than 300 people – mainly vulnerable elderly – have been victims of the elaborate fraud, being duped out of up to £2m by the scammers. The 10 people – nine men and one...

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New Tool to Check Diabetes Care in Your Area

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Bude, Cornwall, Features, Health | 0 comments

New Tool to Check Diabetes Care in Your Area

Healthier Lives is a new tool which shows mapped variation for LAs, CCGs and GP surgeries for diabetes, hypertension (high blood pressure) and NHS Health Check. What is shows is that NHS Kernow is worse in comparison with national averages. Breaking it down further, you can look at the information for Neetside Surgery and Stratton Medical Centre. Diabetes affects 6% of adults in England and is increasing. In addition, some people with diabetes may not be aware of their condition. Diabetes can cause a range of complications affecting both the...

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#Job – Quality, Qualified Window Fitter Required for Immediate Start

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Bude, Businesses, Features, Job Vacancies | 0 comments

#Job – Quality, Qualified Window Fitter Required for Immediate Start

Bude Windows & Conservatories Ltd are looking to employ a quality, qualified window / conservatory fitter. Immediate start, good rates of pay, 28 days paid holiday. This is a new position to join our existing 5 teams. Contact details here: http://www.bude-windows.co.uk/ Share...

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