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Suspects arrested showing coronavirus symptoms... abuse fear in coronavirus clampdown... printing helps make new masks for Torbay Hospital...
A further 3 people have died in the south west after testing positive for coronavirus. Latest figures reveal 2 peop… constable says it’s ‘unacceptable’ demands immediate action suspect with serious injuries in hospital for witnesses
Swings and zip wire seat removed from coronavirus closed park... & Cornwall Chief Constable plea for people to stay at home @dc_police #stayhomestaysafe #coronavirus A temporary mortuary will be set up in Plymouth with council bosses saying they "hope" they will "neve… Top seaside spot Bigbury-on-Sea shuts car park... 'local' could save lives, says Devon and Cornwall police chief... opticians has been delivering glasses and prescriptions to vulnerable people who are unable to leave their homes… authority warns against non-essential activity driver 'seriously ill' with coronavirus says union dad has started a live social media cooking show as food inspiration for those self-isolating, and to keep his ch… warning as lockdown coincides with dry weather recruitment drive for Cornwall carers explain decision to stop beehive-moving driver... Town Crier Roger rings his bell for #clapforourcarers after recovering from coronavirus 👏 redeployed to frontline policing 'No going back' for some stranded from family in UK... council launches volunteer matching scheme 'lift children over fences into locked play parks' for Carers a 'goosebumps moment' queues at Sainsbury's in Plymouth 'restores the fight in me' Summer weather may change spread of virus Council supports crisis groups facing huge demand abuse campaign launched as cases expected to rise during outbreak target beauty spots in push for exercising locally coronavirus death at Derriford Hospital
Thank you to our NHS - love from the south west 👏👏 #clapforcarers MP Johnny Mercer is urging people to comply with travel restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic....… leader of Cornwall Council has warned the authority is preparing for a "significant numbers of deaths in Cornwa… park and ride service to continue.... dressed up and nowhere to go. The Cornish group adding a bit of glamour to household chores. Cornish tourism businesses fear running out of money... Argyle hands over grandstand to NHS services to help out in coronavirus crisis of up to £25,000 will be paid to Cornish businesses in April to help them through the coronavirus pandemic..… Beukeboom: Cornish Pirates captain announces retirement aged 30 as coronavirus cuts season short line up for sunrise in Sidmouth in Plymouth create new home-delivery service during the coronavirus pandemic Hospital staff urge people to #stayhomestaysafe. Clap for our Carers is at 20:00 tonight - please send us… airport 'temporarily' closed due to coronavirus pandemic restrictions: Police in west Cornwall stop more than 150 vehicles coronavirus deaths in Exeter warning over reports of people on beaches
Need a smile? Meet 'Fat Barney' - Plymouth's answer to Joe Wicks 😉 deaths due to Coronavirus have been confirmed at the Royal Devon and Exeter hospital - bringing the total numbe… emergency department nurse is self-isolating away from his family home to protect his vulnerable young daughter…'Devonwall' parliamentary constituency proposal scrapped...'s lodges now housing Cornwall doctors and nurses... tourism businesses 'bombarded' by cancellations.... 'Please visit us online' say tourism chiefs... employed people need 'more help'... Council staff redeployed to support carers... Police warning on keeping children at home... have been asked by the NHS to provide animal ventilators to help tackle an anticipated shortage of the machine… suspends beach lifeguard service still making 'unnecessary journeys'... Exeter launches £1m pandemic support fund... home owners travelling to Bigbury-on-Sea in south Devon have been told to turn round by the parish council... a few seconds to enjoy the view filmed before coronavirus while we #stayhomestaysafe. The 'Coming Home Trees'… could cost Cornish economy "as much as £2.4bn" local gives anonymous £100 donation composes music to reflect isolation... Charles tests positive for coronavirus'Please stay home for us' - message from NHS workers who targeted key worker nursery 'disgusting' Plymouth charity 'grab bag' for needy
Coronavirus: Tamar Bridge and ferry tolls suspended Dartington worker was attacked as the estate closed to the public amid the coronavrius crisis.... will enforce the new restrictions on movement in a "friendly Devon and Cornwall way", says Chief Constable S… boat maker Princess Yachts is shutting down all its sites amid the coronavirus crisis.... Two people die at Derriford Hospital... Cornish woman's plea after losing her husband to coronavirus Read more #coronavirus accepts there are ‘gaps’ in support for workers... for 'key workers' closes after burglary... Travelling to Dartmoor 'puts lives at risk'....'Don't come to Devon during outbreak' - tourism bosses.... keepers from @CornishParadise in Cornwall who've moved in with the animals #coronavirus #bbcmakeadifference streets in Devon and Cornwall's largest cities stop car towing caravan during coronavirus lockdown... given advice on how to stay 'virus free'... view from Mutley Plain - still a steady stream of traffic in Plymouth People 'should not' travel to Dartmoor - all visitor centres, toilets and car parks closed… courses closed in coronavirus restrictions prepares ready meals for vulnerable people in Honiton Mills to close all stores from Tuesday evening"We will enforce it" - Police chief on new restrictions farm making hand sanitizer in coronavirus fight MP urges people to follow coronavirus restrictions Near Plymouth before Marsh Mills westbound two lanes out of three are closed due to an overturned vehicle. Expect delays.[SG]
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Caravans and motorhomes which have been turfed out of holiday parks are now clogging up residential streets – and t… Riviera Airshow at Torbay is cancelled... Widow's warning as 'family man' dies... relaxes parking enforcement during Covid-19 outbreak... rainbow pictures are popping up in windows across the UK #makeadifference #devon #coronavirus