The new countryside code on dogs …

Anyway who knows me will also know I love dogs and have a couple of rescue dogs. However, I don’t trust them to fight their instincts and do as they are told in exciting circumstances, like when they see sheep or other livestock. With recent news items of dogs over […]

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Lockdown eases on 12th April

Good news. The coronavirus vaccine rollout is progressing as planned and infection rates are now low enough to ease more restrictions from 12 April. The Prime Minister has given the green light for pubs, shops, hairdressers and gyms (excluding saunas and steam rooms) to reopen across England from next Monday […]

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Lamb chased over cliff at Duckpool

In a highly distressing incident for the lamb, its mother, the farmer and onlookers, a lamb was chased over a cliff to its death by a dog/s at Duckpool yesterday, according to posts on Bude Noticeboard. Sadly, the lamb, unable to be rescued, had to eventually be shot by the […]

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Serious road collision near Callington

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   Late afternoon (17.53) on Sunday 4th April 2021, a two-vehicle road traffic collision occurred on Tavistock Road in Callington, involving a motorcycle and a car outside the Ginsters factory. As a result, the motorcyclist has life changing injuries.  The car driver was uninjured. Local […]

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Everyone in England to access free regular testing

From the government: Everyone in England will be able to access free, regular, rapid coronavirus testing from 9 April, the Government has announced. In a significant step forward, which paves the way for businesses and society reopening, anyone will be able to access free, rapid lateral flow tests (LFDs) for […]

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Dog dies in cliff fall near Trebarwith Strand

From Port Isaac RNLI: Yesterday morning, Port Isaac RNLI was tasked to reports of a man and two dogs in the water at Backways Cove, near Trebarwith Strand. The inshore lifeboat Pride of Port Isaac Goeth Porthusek headed for the scene. Boscastle Coastguard Team members were also in attendance. By […]

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