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Emotional scenes as hundreds gather in Redruth to remember Pool...
There were emotional scenes in Redruth today when hundreds gathered to remember Dagmara Przybysz, the Polish student who was found dead at Pool Academy last week.More than 200 people, many of them fellow students, joined together for a service next to the bronze statue of a Cornish miner in the [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Family and friends gather to pay tribute to a 16-year-old girl who was found dead at her school. [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
11 pictures of people going crazy at this year's Masked Ball
Revellers are still celebrating the Masked Ball in Porthleven after a weekend of full moon madness and merriment.Thousands descended on Porthleven in all their finery for three days of partying.The wild weekender began with 'Feast Friday' - a demented and debauched dinner and disco.There was a sumptuous spread of Cornish [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rugby League: Cornish Rebels continue fine start to season
Exeter Centurions 16 Cornish Rebels 48CORNISH Rebels took last weekend's fine form on the road with a 48-16 victory over South West Cup holders Exeter Centurions. Rebels vice-captain Jack Scott's offload found Liam Freeman to grab the first of the day, before Dillon Loake showed great pace on the far [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
This video is a beautiful tribute to tragic Pool schoolgirl...
Friends of a schoolgirl who is believed to have taken her own life at school were expected to gather today in her memory, as a video is released in tribute to her.Dagmara Przybysz, 16, was found dead at Pool Academy on Tuesday and since her death, thousands of messages of [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Falmouth vice chancellor's pay soars to almost £300k
A huge pay rise awarded to the vice chancellor of Falmouth University has been attacked as unacceptable by lecturers.Anne Carlisle's pay increase of nearly £60,000 saw her annual wage rise reach almost £300,000, one of the highest of all UK vice chancellors last year, according to a study.Lecturers are angry [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Is a three-month heatwave on its way for Cornwall?
Cornwall could see three months of sizzling temperatures as extreme "heat surges" are swept in from the Continent.From the start of June, forecasters are expecting a heatwave, paving the way for a record-breaking summer of sunshine.The Met Office says high pressure close to the UK should bring settled, dry and [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Seasalt is first business to sign a slate at Truro Cathedral
CORNISH fashion firm Seasalt has showed its support for Truro Cathedral's roof appeal by signing a slate - the first business to sign up to the fundraising appeal.The original cathedral roof has been in place since it was completed c1885- 1908. It is now in urgent need of repair, at [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The 100-year-old mystery of the Cornish airship base RNAS Mullion
HELP is needed to solve a 100-year-old mystery around an airship base on the Lizard peninsula.RNAS Mullion is now long gone – only a few patches of concrete remain at the site that was once central to the navy's fight against submarines in the First World War.The station at Bonython, [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Pets seeking pads: Dave, Bandit and Dyson are looking for a new...
THESE dogs at The Last Chance Hotel are in need of new homes.Dave is 18 months old, a loving, cuddly boy who just wants to lie on your lap and fall asleep. He likes all the attention and always has the biggest grin on his face. Cudlly DaveHis recall is [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Traditional morris dancing is booming – thanks to women
IF YOU think morris dancing is a man's hobby, it's time to think again.According to new statistics, morris dancing is booming thanks to an influx of women, who are set to outnumber men within the next few years.Officials say the ancient folk practice, which involves dancing with sticks, bells, swords [...]
Sun, May 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Cornwall reach their fourth County Championship final in a row after a 32-14 win over Surrey at Camborne. [...]
Sat, May 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
A friend of a former Camborne School of Mines student on the crashed EgyptAir flight pays tribute to a "great guy". [...]
Sat, May 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The wife of a former Camborne School of Mines student on board the crashed EgyptAir flight had warned him to be careful whenever he travelled abroad but he laughed it off, his brother says. [...]
Fri, May 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
An overall pay rise of nearly £60,000 for Falmouth University's vice-chancellor taking her wage close to£300,000 angers staff. [...]
Fri, May 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Cornish Pirates sign fly-half Bar Bartlett from National One side Loughborough Students. [...]
Fri, May 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
A police force apologises after its officers make a sandcastle "crime scene" featuring a naked dead woman. [...]
Fri, May 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Veteran Cornwall lock Ben Hilton says he wants the Duchy to build a legacy in the County Championship. [...]
Fri, May 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
An MP from Cornwall has called for a full debate on term-time holidays after a High Court ruling. [...]
Thu, May 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Cornwall claims the most Blue Flag awards, with a total of eight named among the UK's best beaches [...]
Thu, May 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source