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Horse rescued from mud in Devon

Farmers around the region are saying they’ve never known the fields so wet and muddy as they are now. From simple dog walking I would agree with them but yesterday, […]

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Police appeal for crash witnesses

A second driver has died following a serious two-vehicle collision between Bodmin and Camelford last week. Emergency services were called around 12.10pm on Friday [19 January] after a collision between […]

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Fatal collision, A39, Horns Cross

A man in his 80s has died following a three-vehicle collision on the A39 near Bideford. Emergency services were called to the incident at around 8 am this morning [25 January] […]

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Devon fire engines will carry animal oxygen masks

Every one of the 121 fire engines in Devon and Somerset will soon be equipped with animal oxygen masks – thanks to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty […]

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Another serious A39 crash – this time near the Hoops pub

Police are appealing to witnesses and anyone with information on a three-vehicle collision on the A39 near Bideford. The incident involved two cars and a van and happened near Horns Cross at around 8 […]

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Police appeal for witnesses to A39 crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious collision on the A39 at Crimp, near Bude. The incident happened at around 12.40pm on Wednesday 24 January 2018 near the Crimp Garage […]

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Serious collision A39, Morwenstow

The A39 was closed earlier, following a collision involving an elderly couple, near the Morwenstow turn off. The collision occurred around 12.40 but the road was reopened by the time […]

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Flooding danger in North Devon

For anyone with family or friends in North Devon or who are travelling that way. From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are urging the public to remain on alert for […]

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Bude coastguard call to Widemouth rock fall report

Bude Coastguard Rescue Team were paged on Friday, according to its Facebook page, by the Coastguard Operations Centre in Falmouth (CGOC). This was to investigate the report of a rock […]

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Woman dies in Bodmin collision

A woman in her 30s has died following a serious collision between two vehicles on the B3266 at Bodmin today [Friday 19 January 2018]. Police were called at around 12.10pm to […]

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How’s this for a belated New Year’s resolution?

With the New Year now underway, Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service is asking everyone to make testing their smoke alarms once a month their New Year’s resolution. Many […]

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Police adopt new child safeguarding scheme

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Operation Encompass is helping the force and schools focus on supporting children who are suffering harm in domestic abuse incidents. Devon and Cornwall Police are […]

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Climber winched from cliffs at Morwenstow

Bude Coastguard Rescue Team members were paged at 17:04 yesterday afternoon (Sunday, January 7th ) after the Coastguard Operations Centre in Falmouth (CGOC) were alerted to a report of a […]

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Thanks to The Rectory Tea Rooms

Thanks to Dr Angus MacDonald for sending in this information and a shout out indeed to the Rectory Tea Rooms at Morwenstow. Great work. Dr MacDonald writes: Thanks to Mr […]

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Woman dies in Looe fire

This is beyond but sad news, nonetheless, and a warning to us all how quickly fire can spread through a property: A woman has died following a fire at a […]

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