Collision near Bodmin

At approximately 1637hrs on Friday 4th December police were informed of a road traffic collision on the B3266 nr St Tudy, involving a GasGas motorcycle and a Citroen Berlingo van. The motorcyclist was flown to Derriford Hospital by the Cornwall Air Ambulance with life threatening injuries.  The van driver received minor […]

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Covid numbers drop in Cornwall but a rise in parts of Devon

Taking a look at the interactive map, here is an update for the 7 days ending 29th November:   Bude, 17 cases, rolling rate 159.4 Poundstock and Kilkhampton, 3 cases, rolling rate 39.7 Holsworthy, Bradworthy and Welcombe , 17 cases, rolling rate of 167.8 Hartland Coast, 11 cases, rolling rate […]

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Make the right call this winter

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) is urging people to ‘Make the right call’ this winter by only calling 999 for life-threatening emergencies.   The Trust is expecting a significant increase in 999 calls over the Christmas period and beyond, due to the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic alongside […]

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Author to visit Bude TIC for book signing

BUDE author Paul Wreyford will be doing two book signings at Bude Tourist Information Centre on Wednesday, December 9 and Wednesday, December 16 (11 am-4 pm). Paul is the author of The Little History of Cornwall and the novel What Happened after Mr Jones Died, a Christmas fantasy that captures […]

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Devon and Cornwall Police on the tier system

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Devon & Cornwall Police recorded more than 2,000 COVID engagements with the public during the period of National Tier 4 restrictions. The figures, recorded between November 5 and December 1, show 2,001 engagements with the public, 1,230 COVID related calls to the police and a […]

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Covid generally decreasing but still lingering clusters

Surveillance indicators suggest that COVID-19 activity at a national level has decreased during week 48 between 23 and 29 November 2020. Case rates have fallen across all age groups. The highest case rates were seen in those aged 40 to 49, with a rate of 190.3 per 100,000 population. Case […]

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