Cornwall Council opposes police merger

From Cornwall Council website: In a letter to the Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Alison Hernandez, Cornwall Council has voiced its opposition to […]

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Fire in power transformer at Whitstone

Two crews from Bude were mobilised to a large power transformer mounted on a telegraph pole, near Whitstone yesterday afternoon at 4.40pm. On arrival, the transformer box was found to be […]

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Is police merger ‘dead in the water’?

The full business case for the proposed merger of Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police was discussed this week to merge Devon & Cornwall and Dorset Police forces. Chief […]

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Bude Coastguard Rescue Officer will be at the Cenotaph in November

Bude Coastguard Rescue Team is very proud to once again have a member of their team chosen to represent Her Majesty’s Coastguard at the Cenotaph in London for Remembrance Day […]

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Puppy walkers required by Devon & Cornwall Police

Devon & Cornwall Police has posted on its website it needs puppy walkers. Here is what is said: If you would be interested in becoming a puppy walker, you will need […]

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Missing Okehampton girl found

15-year-old Jodie Booker who was missing from Okehampton has been located safe and well this morning. Police thank the public for their assistance.

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No good can come of carrying a knife – bin it during the knife amnesty

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: From Tuesday 18 – Friday 21 September 2018 members of the public in Devon and Cornwall can dispose of unwanted knives and bladed items […]

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Devon fire service warns of magnifying mirror danger

Advice from Devon Fire Service: Every year at this time when the autumn sun is low in the sky Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service attends a number of […]

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No further action in Bideford explosives case

The Police were called at around 11.30am on Wednesday 12 September following concerns for the welfare of a woman in Bideford at an address in Bridge Street, Bideford. While at […]

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The fastest missing person search ever?

Bude Coastguard Rescue Team members were paged at 19:06 yesterday evening, along with Boscastle Coastguard Team, with both teams tasked by the Coastguard Operations Centre in Falmouth to locate a missing […]

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Collision Belle Vue, Bude

There was a collision on Belle Vue in Bude yesterday evening, at around 9 pm. One appliance from Bude fire station attended this incident, in which a vehicle had collided […]

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Suspicious fire in Plymouth block of flats

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for witnesses to a suspicious fire at a block of flats in Plymouth on 5 September. An arson investigation has been launched […]

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Dog rescue at Strangles Beach

By Bude Coastguard: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team was paged at 15:22 today and tasked to Strangles Beach, just south of Crackington Haven, following the report of a dog over the […]

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From 9 September Crackington Haven and Northcott Mouth in Bude will no longer be lifeguarded

RNLI lifeguards at Sennen Cove beach rescued a young child from a rip current whilst on patrol yesterday evening, as once again, the RNLI is encouraging people to choose a […]

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Coastguard called to Duckpool to recover young surfer

Bude Coastguard Rescue Team was paged at 15:20 today, and tasked to Duckpool Beach, following a request from the Coastguard Operations Centre to assist in the recovery of an 11-year-old […]

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