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Partners work together to tackle tombstoning

Partners in Plymouth have once again been working together over the summer to tackle the issue of tombstoning and help keep young people in the city safe by providing alternative activities. For the third year running, Plymouth City Council and Devon and Cornwall Police have joined forces to work with local young people and signpost […]


Tombstoning: Know the dangers. Know the risks. Know the consequences.

  Partners in Plymouth are joining forces to warn of the dangers of tombstoning – which comes with the risk of broken limbs, life changing injuries, cold water shock and death. Plymouth City Council has teamed up with Devon and Cornwall Police, RNLI, HM Coastguard and the Plymouth Waterfront Partnership to deliver a new campaign […]


Working together to prevent tombstoning in Plymouth

Plymouth police and city council will be joining forces in a campaign aimed at preventing serious injury and death on the Hoe foreshore and other sites this summer. One man died from tombstoning in Plymouth in 2016 and many more have received serious injuries. Risks of tombstoning include: High risk of death or life-changing injuries […]