News Stories


100 days, 100 ways

23 August 2018

100 days, 100 ways asks people to support First Light by raising £100 between 25 August and 2 December (100 days).  Inspired by 2018 being […]


Heatwave brings out scam gardeners

16 August 2018

Cornwall’s hot sunny weather this summer has sparked an increase in doorstep scams involving garden or outside maintenance. Now Cornwall Council Trading Standards are urging […]


Police warning over substance abuse – Two girls hospitalised

1 August 2018

Police warning over substance abuse Detectives in Bodmin are currently investigating an incident which left two teenagers needing medical assistance following suspected substance abuse in […]


Alprazolam (Xanax) – What are the Facts?

30 July 2018

Public Health England briefing Over the past year, there has been increasing media coverage about alprazolam (typically referred to by the brand name Xanax), highlighting […]


Cornwall Pride

28 July 2018

Our Pride 2018 This year once again Cornwall Pride will be returning to Newquay. After the pridetastic event last year, how could it not return! […]


Cornwall Fire and Rescue takes delivery of new Fireboat

27 July 2018

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service has operated a fire boat since 1999 when we took delivery of our first boat – Transco Phoenix, a 7.6 […]


Domestic abuse co-ordinator job opportunity

25 July 2018

Job Description Primary Location: Cornwall-Liskeard Other Locations: Cornwall-Truro Job: Community safety Organisation: Cornwall Council Job Posting: 19-Jul-2018, 13:21:19 Hours per week: 37 Job Type/Contract type: Fixed term Interview Date: 23-Aug-2018 Closing Date: 08-Aug-2018, 23:59:00 […]


New powers help Cornwall Council and Police tackle criminal private landlords

17 July 2018

In a drive to raise standards of privately rented accommodation in Cornwall, private sector landlords who do not meet new standards or turn a blind […]


Safer Towns Delivery

12 July 2018

In April 2018 our Safer Towns Scheme successfully launched in ten towns, which expanded on the scheme originally in place in St Austell, Truro, Newquay […]


Suspected drug related death and hospitalisations in Camborne

7 July 2018

There’s no quality control with illegal drugs. You can never be sure what’s in a pill or powder– even if someone tells you what’s in […]

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