Crime figures in South West below average, says ONS

Crime figures in South West below average, says ONS

Devon and Cornwall remains one of the safest places in the country, according to the latest Office of National Statistics (ONS) crime figures. The statistics reported that overall crime rose by 9.3% in Devon, Cornwall, and the Isles of Scilly during the 12 months to...
Low crime rate, but police still have much work to do

Low crime rate, but police still have much work to do

Devon and Cornwall continue to be one of the safest places to live, work, and visit in the country, with the second lowest total crime rate in England. The latest Office of National Statistics (ONS) crime figures for March 2021 to March 2022, which ranks all 42 forces...
Renewed advice as Covid cases begin to rise again

Renewed advice as Covid cases begin to rise again

Covid cases are on the rise, and we are again being urged to do all we can to protect ourselves and others from the virus.  Local data and a survey from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show the number of positive cases is rising swiftly. Currently, some...
Bus fares are coming down across Cornwall from 10th April

Bus fares are coming down across Cornwall from 10th April

Residents will pay significantly less to travel by bus from next week under a Cornwall Council pilot scheme 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...
Council offers practical advice as cost of living rises

Council offers practical advice as cost of living rises

As the cost of living increases nationally, Cornwall Council has pulled together information about a wide range of help and support available to residents. The ‘I’m worried about money’ webpage on the Council’s website includes information and links to support...