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26 January 2015 Last updated at 13:43

Police force could lose 800 staffPolice officers in high-visibility coats

Nearly 800 jobs could be axed by Devon and Cornwall Police under plans being considered by senior officers.


Firefighters lifting the 93-year-old manScooter fall man 'blinded by sun'

A 93-year-old man who drove his mobility scooter into a river in Cornwall had been blinded by the sun, he tells the BBC.

Blackpool IlluminationsTate St Ives gets £3.8m funding boost

Seaside towns are to get £36m of government money, with Tate St Ives earmarked to receive £3.8m.

  • River body 'wearing a nightdress'

    A woman whose body was discovered in a river in Cornwall was aged in her 80s and wearing a nightdress and purple coat, police say.

  • England's lost theme parks

    BBC News investigates the lost theme parks up and down Britain which have closed, including the Cornwall Coliseum.

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