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220628 | Kate Winslet's former Cornwall life in the villages of Angarrack and Tintagel

Kate Winslet's former Cornwall life in the villages of Angarrack and Tintagel

The Titanic and Holiday star fell in love with a Japanese-style pole house near Hayle. She then purchased a property linked to the Camelot Castle Hotel  read more »

220627| The ICS will replace Kernow CCG from July 1 to provide a single NHS voice in Cornwall

Cornwall's ambulance queues are nothing we're proud of says NHS boss

The ICS will replace Kernow CCG from July 1 to provide a single NHS voice in Cornwall  read more »

220623 | George Eustice and Derek Thomas would lose seats in Cornwall if election held now, YouGov poll suggests

George Eustice and Derek Thomas would lose seats in Cornwall if election held now, YouGov poll suggests

As things stand the next General Election would be on May 2, 2024  read more »

220622 | A30 partially blocked and queueing traffic following two-car crash

A30 partially blocked and queueing traffic following two-car crash in Cornwall - updates

It is not yet clear whether anyone has been injured  read more »

220609 Recent Lungworm case in Hayle | Lungworm increasing threat to Cats and Dogs

Following a recent case in Hayle of Lungworm

Angiostrongylus vasorum has been found with increasing frequency in the UK and across Europe, posing a growing threat to domestic dogs. Previously, A. vasorum was regarded as confined to small pockets in West Cornwall (Truro area) and South Wales (Swansea area). However, by 2000 reports suggested that it had become established in south-east England. It has since been recorded in dogs in the Midlands and as far north as Glasgow, so that now it is perceived as a potential threat to domestic dogs throughout the UK mainland.  read more »

220301 | UK overrules scientific advice lift ban on bee-harming pesticide, Eustice not "rule out completely risk to bees"

To minimise risks to bees, George Eustice says that farmers will be forbidden from growing flowering plants for 32 months after the sugar beet crop.
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220211 | Will banned bee-killing pesticides become the new norm? | Secretary of State ignoring expert advice

Will banned bee-killing pesticides become the new norm?

Friday 11 February 2022
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220505 | Prices at 'value brand' Tory minister's family farm shop dwarf supermarket rates George Eustice is 'trustee of family'

Prices at 'value brand' Tory minister's family farm shop dwarf supermarket rates

George Eustice is a 'trustee of a family discretionary will trust which owns shares' in a Cornish fruit and veg farm - which sells products at higher rates than supermarkets  read more »

220426 | Appeal for witnesses - Road traffic collision Serious collision - Camborne

Serious collision - Camborne

Alert message sent 26/04/2022 11:23:00

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police  read more »

220425 | Appeal for witnesses - Road traffic collision Basset Road, Camborne; grey Seat Ateca; black Lexmoto Michigan motorcycle

Police statement after collision in Basset Road, Camborne

 

A 65-year-old was taken to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a two vehicle collision in Camborne on the weekend.

Police were called to the incident which took place on Basset Road in the town, shortly before 1pm on Sunday, April 24. 

A car and a motorcyle were involved in the collision. The 65-year old
rider of the motorycle suffered serious injuries and was taken to
hospital.  read more »

220412 | Cornwall residents and visitors urged take Covid seriously as free testing ends 'Don’t pretend Covid has disappeared'

‘Don’t pretend Covid has disappeared!’ This is the message to Cornwall’s residents and visitors ahead of the busy Easter break.

People are also reminded that all Covid-19 testing sites are now closed as part of the Government’s Living with Covid strategy and move to end free testing for the general population.

Some people – including those living and working in health and care settings – will still have access to free tests but the majority will have the option of purchasing them. More information on this will be available on the Government website.

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220416 | 'Keep your masks on' visitors told | As tourists head West for Easter, health chiefs issue Covid warning

‘Keep your masks on’ visitors told

As tourists head West for Easter, health chiefs issue Covid warning

PUBLIC health experts in Cornwall yesterday urged visitors to wear face masks and keep their distance in crowded places, as warm Easter weather saw crowds flock to the Westcountry.  read more »

210317 | Great value bus travel is coming to Cornwall as Council leads the way with pioneering trial

Reduced bus fares graphic

 

Residents will pay significantly less to travel by bus from next week under a new pilot scheme led by Cornwall Council to encourage more people to travel by bus.

The reduced bus fares pilot scheme is a first for a local authority and follows a successful bid by the Council for £23.5m funded by UK Government.

It will mean adult bus passengers will, on average, pay one-third less for their fares when new summer timetables are introduced on Sunday, April 10.  read more »

2021: 36 spills for 87 hours into tributary Angarrack Stream | Relistian Pumping Station SWW 301607 | Raw Sewage in our Rivers

2021 - 36 spills for 87 hours into tributary of Angarrack Stream: Relistian Pumping Station permit 301607 South West Water

Raw Sewage in our Rivers | The Rivers Trust

Sewage is discharged into rivers across the UK and Ireland on a daily basis. This isn’t an isolated problem; it occurs up and down the country, affecting urban city centre rivers and pristine chalk streams alike. Our The Rivers Trust Sewage Map will help you find out where this happens

 

https://theriverstrust.org/sewage-map

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220404 | Are you aware of a series of outages since 6.15 at TR27? | WPD (@wpduk)

220330 | People need to remain vigilant about Covid, experts warning, as free universal testing for the virus ends in England

Covid: Record 4908900 people have the virus in UK

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly  read more »

220330 | Covid: Record 4.9 million people have the virus in UK | Cornwall 141% more cases than England average

Covid: Record 4908900 people have the virus in UK

 

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly  read more »

2203286 | Cases of COVID-19 at highest rate ever in Cornwall | Cornwall Council

Cases of COVID-19 at highest rate ever in Cornwall

Residents are being warned to take extra precautions to stop the spread of covid-19 as case rates in Cornwall hit an all-time high.

On Tuesday, March 22 cases hit the record high of 1,322 per 100,000 a rate which also makes Cornwall the second highest area for cases in England.  read more »

220131 | Appeal for witnesses - Road traffic collision Loggans Road, Loggans, Hayle; blue VW Golf and a silver Mercedes

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police
Road Traffic Collision
Loggans Road, Hayle
At 9.35pm on Sunday 30 January 2022, police were notified of a road traffic collision on Loggans Road, Loggans, Hayle.  read more »

211229 | Two Million current cases reached | 2,079,155 people are currently predicted to have symptomatic COVID in the UK

2,079,155 people are currently predicted to have symptomatic COVID in the UK

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