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Man dies in Cornwall collision

Police were notified at around 7.30am today, Saturday 27 June, to reports of a collision involving a single lorry which had gone over the edge of the Drumbridges Roundabout at Heathfield. The male lorry driver of the lorry has been confirmed deceased at the scene and his next of kin […]

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Police update on the theft of Waffle the Labradoodle

Police are appealing for information after a dog was stolen from St Austell yesterday morning. A six-month-old Labradoodle called Waffle was taken while being walked by his female owner in the Belmont Road area at around 7 am. A male approached the owner and threatened her with what she believed […]

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Dog theft, St Austell

Police appeal for help to find six-month-old Labradoodle called Waffle Police are appealing for information after a dog was stolen from St Austell this morning (Monday 23 December). A six-month-old Labradoodle called Waffle was taken while being walked by his female owner in the Belmont Road area at around 7 […]

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More shocking animal welfare offences in Cornwall

An experienced poultry keeper and his partner in St Austell have been banned from owning or keeping poultry for ten years after allowing their animals to fall into a ‘shocking’ condition. It does make you think very hard about the provenance of your food! Michael John Thomas Jackson, 30 and […]

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Violent Attack in Cornwall

Sorry to include the graphic photos but it explains visually just how massive and incident this is. Police are appealing for witnesses following a violent assault that left a 38-year-old man hospitalised. So, just in case you happen to know anyone in St Austell, please pass the word around, because […]

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Class A Drug Arrests Made in Cornwall

Yesterday, Wednesday 12 June 2013, officers from Devon and Cornwall Police and Trading Standards executed several warrants in St Austell and Newquay, but predominately in the Bodmin town area. The raids took place at around 8am. More than 80 officers from all over the Force were brought together to provide […]

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Cornwall Family Pleads Guilty to Illegal Waste

  Eight members of an extended family have pleaded guilty at Truro Crown Court to running a complex series of illegal waste businesses from a former smallholding near St Austell, Cornwall.  The case was brought by the Environment Agency and Devon and Cornwall Police. Several thousand tonnes of waste were […]

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Family of Four Rescued from Sea in Cornwall

At 3.15 pm yesterday, Brixham Coastguard received a 999 call from a member of the public reporting that three children were in difficulty in the sea at Carlyon Bay, St Austell, Cornwall. The man reported that one lady had gone into the sea to assist the children. Brixham Coastguard called […]

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Butane Gas Fire in St Austell

Police and Fire services are investigating the circumstances of a fire at Trevanion Road, St Austell, that occurred shortly before 11.20pm on Saturday 13th October. One line of enquiry being followed is that the fire might have been caused inadvertently by two males reportedly sniffing butane gas in a room shortly before the fire broke out.

Two males remain in a serious condition in hospital with burn injuries. At this time the injuries do not appear life threatening. 15 people were evacuated from the premises.

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HOW2 Site @ Eden – Plans Submitted

The Eden Project and Cornwall College, working in partnership, are to submit plans to Cornwall Council for a new centre at the Eden site near St Austell. The partners have been working on this large-scale project, known as HOW2, for a number of years and are now ready with outline plans for […]

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