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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Police make further arrest re suspected murder

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police have made a further arrest in connection with the suspected murder of a 22-year-old man at Kit Hill near Callington on Saturday 26 March. A 24-year-old man from Callington has been arrested on suspicion of murder and bailed pending further enquiries. Detective Inspector Rob […]

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Murder investigation launched

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Officers from Devon and Cornwall Police’s Major Crime Investigation Team have launched a murder investigation following the death of a 22-year-old man from Plymouth. He had been taken to Derriford Hospital, Plymouth following an incident at around 9.30 pm, Thursday 26 March, when he was […]

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Serious assault, Callington

Police are investigating the circumstances regarding a man being discovered with head injuries at a secluded rural beauty spot in east Cornwall. Police were called to a car park at Kit Hill, Callington, at around 9.30 pm yesterday, Thursday 26 March. A 22-year-old man from Plymouth was found unconscious with […]

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Concern for missing Callington man

Police and family are increasingly worried about the safety of John Thurston. He left his home address in Callington in his White Ford Focus registration CF14 AOC at 9.40 am on Saturday 22nd February 2020 and has not been seen since. John is a 72-year-old male of slim build and […]

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Arsonists at #Cornish Garage

  Police are appealing for witnesses after three cars were destroyed by fire at a Cornish garage. This is a bit ‘beyond’ but you may have friends/family out Callington way Arsonists struck at Callington Motors in Kelly Bray sometime between 6am and 6.45am on Saturday 27 September, targeting three vehicles […]

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CATS – Growing and Growing!

CATS (Community Action Through Sport) started in Bude, the brainchild of Denise May, previously of Budehaven. It is growing and growing, nurturing young people throughout the south west, through engagement with sport and thereby, their communities. So, while this event down in Saltash/Callington area is not directly about Bude, it […]

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Tattooed Man Sought Following Rape

Detectives in Cornwall are looking for a man with a distinctive tattoo following a rape in Callington. The victim, a young woman, was attacked at about ten past midnight Saturday 17 November 2012 as she walked home alone along Launceston Road (A388). She had earlier left the Swingletree Pub in […]

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