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Terminally-ill Truro boy Toby Penrose defies doctors who gave him...
A terminally-ill school boy whose family was told he had six to 12 months to live 18 months ago has defied doctors and started secondary school. Brave Toby Penrose, 11, was diagnosed with a rare degenerative brain disease in February last year and the condition has left the bright and [...]
Thu, Sep 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
​Truro's top cop Inspector Rick Milburn vows street drinking is...
Truro's top police officer has vowed that street drinking is his number one priority after two shocking incidents in the city centre in less than a week. Inspector Rick Milburn's reassurance come after a female police officer had to be rushed to hospital after having blood spat in her face [...]
Thu, Sep 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Still no joy for Newquay and St Blazey as they suffer away...
Two former giants of Cornish football, Newquay and St Blazey, are still looking for their first wins in the Carlsberg SWPL premier division after suffering away defeats on Wednesday evening. Newquay lost 3-1 at Callington Town to stay bottom of the table, while St Blazey were beaten [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Check out these access all areas pics from Helen Glover and Steve...
A celebrant who conducted the wedding of Steve Backshall and Penzance Olympic golden girl Helen Glover has shared an exclusive behind-the-scenes account of the couple's special day.On September 10, rower Helen Glover and wildlife presented Steve Backshall married on clifftops near St Michael's Mount.Celebrant Zena Birch, from Plymouth, conducted the [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Jailed child rapist Anthony Martin also alleged to have performed...
A twisted child rapist who subjected a younger boy to two years of rapes and sexual abuse also allegedly performed a sex act on his victim's pet dog.Earlier this week Anthony Martin, 28, of West End in Redruth, was jailed at Truro Crown Court for seven years for two historic [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Is the A39 Cornwall's deadliest road?
One of Cornwall's busiest roads where a motorcyclist died earlier this week has emerged as one of its deadliest.The A39 between Truro and Falmouth, which has been dubbed a "death road" by a coroner, has been at the centre of calls for safety improvements for years.A three lane stretch was [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Six-hundred broken bodyboards collected from beaches over the summer are being stacked high to highlight the amount of waste they create. [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Police appeal for help solving four Camborne and Redruth crimes
Police have called on the help of people living in Camborne and Redruth to help get to the bottom of four unsolved crimes in the town this month.The first involved the theft of high value tools from a garage on Union Street, Camborne on September 3.Items stolen were a Snap-On [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
18 year-old man charged with attempted robbery in Bodmin
An 18-year-old man has been charged with attempted robbery following an incident outside Lloyds bank in Bodmin.Jake Hill, of Jubilee Terrace, Bodmin, is also charged with possession of an air weapon with intent to cause fear of violence. He has been remanded in custody to appear before Bodmin Magistrates' Court [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
£1.50 trip from Falmouth to London included in new Megabus...
You'll soon be able to travel from Cornwall to London for as little as £1.50 after megabus.com announced it would be running a new service. The new route will start in Falmouth and go via Newquay, Bodmin, St Austell, Plymouth, Exeter and Bristol to London.Daily departures will be offered, with [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Cornwall Rio Olympic gold medal winner Helen Glover is having a...
Cornwall's Helen Glover looks to be having a fantastic time on her honeymoon with TV naturalist Steve Backshall. The double Olympic gold medalist rower from Penzance, was engaged for nearly a year before marrying Steve at Prussia Cove earlier this month. The couple met at a Sport [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Cornish Pirates coach Gavin Cattle says he expected the good form his side have shown in the Championship. [...]
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Spending on agency staff at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust has increased by three-quarters in a year, a Freedom of Information request reveals. [...]
Tue, Sep 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Smoking rates in England fall to the lowest on record at 16.9%, says Public Health England, with experts saying e-cigarettes may be behind the decline. [...]
Mon, Sep 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Cornish Pirates coach Alan Paver hails the commitment of his squad after their 35-19 win at Nottingham in the Championship. [...]
Mon, Sep 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Truro City boss Lee Hodges criticises his side after a 4-0 defeat at Winchester City in the FA Cup. [...]
Mon, Sep 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Inside Out takes a tour of England's worst fly-tipping dumps, from rubbish dropped on farmland to household waste left on city streets. [...]
Mon, Sep 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Firefighters tackle a large fire at two industrial units in Cornwall. [...]
Sun, Sep 18, 2016, Continue reading at the source
An operation to microchip moorland ponies in Cornwall is under way in a bid to save the animals from starving to death in winter. [...]
Fri, Sep 16, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Redruth boss Marek Churcher says the forwards will be key to recording a third successive win in National Two South. [...]
Fri, Sep 16, 2016, Continue reading at the source