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Cornwall Live - Penzance

A30 reopens after multi-vehicle crash near Penzance

There was heavy traffic following the crash this afternoon (June 11)

Cornwall Live - Penzance

St Ives, West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly candidates for General Election 2024

The constituency has more candidates than any other area of Cornwall

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Jethro tribute show at Regal Theatre in Redruth on Sunday

Mike said it was his "sheer pleasure" to keep Jethro's legacy alive

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Questions raised about American company which could take on Cornwall's airport

Cornwall Council wants to offload the running of the airport to save £4m a year but some councillors have questioned the move

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Commemorative events in Cornwall to mark D-Day anniversary

Across Cornwall, communities came together this week to mark the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Photos of devastating effect of house fire in Padstow

One member of the public who watched the blaze unfold spoke of the speed that the flames took hold.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Merlin cinemas in Cornwall to be taken over by employees

In a big year for the company, it is also in the process of converting an Art Deco cinema in Cornwall into a multi-entertainment venue.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Kinky Boots, Chicago & Blood Brothers at Hall for Cornwall

Hall for Cornwall has announced an exciting line-up of shows for 2024/25, with tickets on sale now.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Fishy Filaments funding boost from British Business Bank

A Newlyn-based business that recycles fishing nets is the latest to be backed by the British Business Bank's South West Investment Fund

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Barn conversion for sale in Cornwall with air raid shelter

The property at Trevellas, between Perranporth and St Agnes, comes with a special secret at the bottom of the garden.

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Lifeboat diverted from exercise to real 999 emergency

RNLI boat crew were running through mock-up incident when they were suddenly called out to a real one

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Flat available in historic building built with Spanish Gold - but only if you're local

The criterion for the house to be built are still true today, 300 years on

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Locals angry at large boulders at Polzeath Beach in Cornwall

One local said it 'looks terrible' while another claimed the beach was 'ruined forever.'

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Trewithen Dairy new branding at Royal Cornwall Show

A third-generation Cornish dairy brand will return for this year's Royal Cornwall Show

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Prince William tribute to Chris Riddle, Royal Cornwall Show

Prince William paid tribute to Chris Riddle, as he retires after 35 years as show secretary.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Peterville Inn named the best Pub of the Year in England

The pub owners have spoken out after winning the gold at this year's VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Live: Large fire breaks out in Penzance town centre

Emergency services are at the scene of a building fire in Penzance town centre

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Whipsiderry steps: Lockable gate proposed after rockfalls

A Whipsiderry campaign group have spoken out following the council's plans to install a lockable gate

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Labour 93% chance of taking Falmouth and Truro seat

A new large-scale MRP poll for the Daily Mail has predicted that Labour have a stunning 93% chance of taking the Falmouth and Truro seat from the Tories.

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Child poverty in Cornwall - worst areas MAPPED

See how your neighbourhood compares using our interactive map