A Bodmin man has made a heartfelt plea for everyone to sign up as an organ donor after his sight was saved by pioneering surgery.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for help after a 54-year-old woman has gone missing from Bodmin.
Elaine Alcock was last seen in the Berryfields area of Bodmin at around 2.30pm on June 29.
She is described as olive skinned, 5’ 2”, of medium build with brown shoulder length hair.
She is believed to be wearing a three quarter length olive green parka jacket with a cream lining to the hood, blue jeans and brown Timberland trainers.
Anyone with any information, or who knows of her whereabouts is asked to call 999 immediately quoting police log 74 of 30th June.
Work on one of the West Country's worst bottlenecks has reached a major milestone.Read the full story ›
Plans are underway to regenerate Bodmin town centre and connect it with the Camel Trail and cycle hubs at Lanhydrock and Cardinham WoodsRead the full story ›
An investigation is underway after one woman died and six others were injured in a collision at Bodmin.
The collision involved four vehicles travelling towards Launceston on the A30 yesterday morning.
A 29 year old man who was driving an HGV has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and has now been released on bail. Police want to speak to anyone who may have seen what happened.
The A30 is closed eastbound near Bodmin following a serious accident involving a lorry and three cars.
It happened between the A38 At Carminow Cross and the A38 Launceston Road and is causing congestion back to Innis Downs Junction on the A30.
The westbound carriageway has now re-opened but the A30 remains closed eastbound for investigation work.
- Diversion - traffic is to follow the Solid Square symbol through Bodmin.
Bodmin Moor could become an International Dark Sky Park.
The area is being put forward because of its "exceptional night sky" and Cornwall Council is asking people for their views on proposals before bidding for the title.
The council, and Caradon Observatory are holding a month long consultation, and, if their bid is successful the title is comparable to World Heritage Site status.
The Area of Outstanding National Beauty Unit and the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) also support the proposed bid. If there is public support for the bid, the Council will submit it this summer.
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The Danish meat firm Tulip Ltd says it's planning to move jobs to another UK site after reviewing its contracts - putting 400 jobs at risk.Read the full story ›
A serious accident involving two vehicles has closed the A389, affecting traffic between Wadebridge and Bodmin.
The collision happened near St Lawrence's Hospital, between the B3266 (Washaway) and Boundary Road (Dunmere).