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Calls for closure of Wheal Jewell traveller site unless bad...
A Cornwall councillor has called for the closure of a travellers' site unless steps are taken to clamp down on the unruly behaviour of its residents. A number of residents living in St Day and Carharrack have contacted councillor Mark Kaczmarek to complain of noise coming from the Wheal Jewell site, [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Home owner relieved no one was injured as investigation launched...
The owner of a property that is now at the centre of an investigation after a suspected arson earlier today said that he was relieved that no one was hurt in the blaze. Police confirmed that an investigation had been launched after a fire broke out in the garage of a [...]
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The Green Party says it may not field candidates in some seats to tactically stop the Conservatives. [...]
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Scores of horse riders to take to Cornwall and UK roads to urge...
A Penzance horse-rider whose campaign for motorists to treat riders with respect go nationwide has organised a series of rides all over Britain to raise awareness. Debbie Smith wants it to be made a legal requirement for motorists to pass a horse "wide and slow". "As riders on the roads we need [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Newquay blow as popular Tolcarne beach is set to be closed for...
One of Newquay's most popular beaches could be forced to close for the summer due to delays in completing works to stabilise the cliff face. Nick Briant, who owns the Tolcarne Beach village complex, said it would be "virtually impossible" to operate his apartments and new restaurant if the road leading [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
​Open air cinemas are coming to 10 Cornwall towns – how you...
A company is taking open air cinemas across Cornwall over the summer and in a novel twist they're asking you to vote for which films get screened. Silent Summer Screenings is letting the local community vote for what movie to play through a poll on Facebook. The screenings will also see award-winning [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Newquay thug Kes Leverett launched sickening unprovoked attack...
A Newquay thug has been jailed for two years after kicking and punching a man while he lay unconscious on the ground during a sickening unprovoked attack. Kes Leverett, 29, appeared at Truro Crown Court to be sentenced after previously admitting one count of causing actual bodily harm. The court heard [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Arson suspected as emergency services sent to fire in Falmouth -...
Crews are on the scene of a fire in Falmouth this morning. They have been sent to Boslowick Road and are fighting a fire in a two-storey building. Devon and Cornwall Police has said that the emergency services were called at around 10.20am and the road has been closed.The police said they [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Charlestown beach reopens after rock fall and people are advised...
The main beach at Charlestown has now reopened to the public, but people are being told to stay away from the cliff. The east beach closed on April 5 after the collapse of part of a cliff, which saw 20 tonnes of rock fall onto the beach. Read more: This adorable video [...]
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Will Debenhams Truro store be closed in national 10-store closure...
Cornwall's only Debenhams store could find itself on the closure list as the department store chain announced it would shut 10 stores nationally. As part of a 'turnaround strategy' to make the business more profitable, Debenhams said it would close 11 warehouses and put up to 10 stores under review, [...]
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The owners of a friendly lost dog with no collar are being sought...
Devon and Cornwall Police launched a public appeal through social media to reunite an owner with their dog who was found in Cornwall. Penzance police took to their Facebook page this morning in an attempt to trace the owner of the "friendly" pooch. "Dog found on Market Jew Street Penzance in the [...]
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The inquest into the deaths of Rudy and McKayla Bruynius hears sea conditions changed rapidly. [...]
Wed, Apr 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Taylor Jones was told his "extreme hairstyle" was inappropriate when he returned after the holiday. [...]
Wed, Apr 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Wales' Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions in New Zealand, but England skipper Dylan Hartley misses out. [...]
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She is raising funds for charity by selling sweets at her local market. [...]
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The officer had sex "on numerous occasions" whilst on duty over a two year period, including with a vulnerable witness. [...]
Tue, Apr 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Seventeen jobs have been saved at the Sunday Independent newspaper, based in Cornwall. [...]
Tue, Apr 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Back-row Jake Parker and centre Alex Dancer are among five players to leave Championship side Cornish Pirates. [...]
Tue, Apr 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
A North Yorkshire fire crew is sent in the wrong direction by call centre staff based 400 miles away. [...]
Sun, Apr 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Canada internationals Brett Beukeboom and Matt Evans are among five Cornish Pirates players to sign new contracts. [...]
Sat, Apr 15, 2017, Continue reading at the source