~ Neighbourhood Watch ~

Everyone tries to look out for each other in this Parish, plus there is a local Neighbourhood Watch scheme run by Peter Bradley. Anyone wishing to know more can be in touch via this website, or with Peter direct.

Beneath is the Live Feed, as issued by Devon & Cornwall Constabulary, for those interested in knowing more about the broader West Country region.


Live Feed, Issued by Devon & Cornwall Police :


Man named following Perranporth death

Police are appealing for witnesses following the discovery of a body on Perranporth beach.

Police were called just after 8.30am on Monday 6th February after reports of a body of a man at Perran Sands, Perranporth. 

The body has since been identified as that of Stephan Lloyd Thomas aged 43 from Truro. Next of kin have been informed and the death is currently being treated as unexplained.

Police are appealing to the public for information and would like to hear from anyone who knew Stephen, or who saw him in the days prior up to his death.

Anyone who can help police piece together the final movements of Stephen Thomas is asked to contact police on 101 or quoting log number 127 for the 6th of February.

Assault in Plymouth

Police in Plymouth are seeking witnesses after an assault on a man at Marsh Mills, Plymouth, on Thursday 16 February 2017.

The incident happened just after 6.30am on the A38 at Marsh Mills Retail Park.

A vehicle collided with another vehicle causing damage. Both drivers stopped and one man has approached the victim and assaulted him, hitting him several times with a metal pole.                        

The victim, a man in his 20s, has sustained visible injuries to his left eye, right hand and the right side of his body.

The man police wish to speak to in connection with the incident is described as white, 6ft 2ins, of a big build, aged 45-years-old to 50-years-old, with short, grey, receding hair. He was wearing a green polo shirt, blue jeans and was driving a green Citreon Berlingo.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via or by telephone on 101, quoting crime reference CR/011472/17.

Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555111 or


Fatal collision on A38 near Avonwick

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision yesterday, Thursday 16th February.

At around 9:36pm, police were called following a collision on the A38 near Avonwick, South Brent.

It is believed that a motorcyclist was riding in a group of three on the A38 in an easterly direction approaching Shell Carew Services, when one man fell from his Harley Davidson motorcycle. A Honda Civic was travelling in the same direction on the A38 when it subsequently collided with the motorcyclist who had fallen.

Emergency services attended and the road as closed for over 6 hours. Sadly, the motorcyclist, 49-year-old man from the Brixham area was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police are appealing for witnesses and would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the collision. Please contact quoting log number 892 for the 16th of February.