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Cornwall Live - Penzance

Three caravans go up in flames in Cornwall

Fire crews called for back-up

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Charity shop thief among criminals sentenced by magistrates in Cornwall

One shoplifter who struck 12 times in two months was given a 14-week prison sentence

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Teen kicked police officer in the groin during three-month crime rampage

Ryan Williams, 19, robbed, assaulted and threatened people with a big knife, among other crimes. He was sentenced to four years in a young offenders’ facility after admitting a large number of offences.

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Bodmin among Cornish towns being left without a single bank

Five banks will go in Cornwall and 250 in the UK this year alone

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Live: New pictures of missing Daisy Hogan-Barry who vanished from home

Police have released pictures of the missing teenager at Penzance and Paddington railway stations.

Cornwall Live - Penzance

'I'm going back to work at 67 as pension leaves me just £6 a month'

Rob's state pension just covers his rent, council tax and electricity but he has been told that going back to work means he will have to pay tax again

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Alabama rot UK dogs suffer as map reveals worst areas in Cornwall

If your dog shows any of the signs visit your vet immediately

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Cornwall road closures for March 2024 National Highways

Cornwall's motorists will have a large number of road closures to avoid nearby on the National Highways network this week.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Royal Cornwall Hospital millions need to repair buildings

Tens of millions of pounds are needed to restore crumbling buildings to full working order at Royal Cornwall hospitals, new figures show.

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Work starts on new West Cornwall Hospital outpatient department

The new £9 million unit is due to open to patients in April 2025

Cornwall Live - Penzance

Cornwall man who fell from viaduct and died is named

Michael Wayne Rasmussen died following an incident earlier this month which saw roads closed and air ambulance attend

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Bodmin police issue closure order for 'anti-social' tenants

Neighbours were subject to significant anti-social behaviour by the occupants of the address over a long period of time.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Convicted sex offender Matthew Gardner back in court, Truro

Gardner is already awating sentence for subjecting a woman to a catalogue of horrendous abuse.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Results of matches in Kernow Stone St Piran League

WITH the weather beginning to create a fixture crisis in Cornish football, a couple of clubs managed to survive the conditions.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Cornish Pirates taken on Royal Navy in front of bumper crowd

The match drew a crowd of 1,725 at the Mennaye Field.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Flood warning for River Hayle and risk to properties St Erth

A red flood warning has been issued for the River Hayle, with yellow alerts for other parts of Cornwall.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Family-friendly Easter Springfest event at Eden Project

Eden Project has plenty of events and activities for guests over Easter

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Date and new online entry for St Ives Biathlon in Cornwall

Huge announcements have been made for this year's St Ives Biathlon - and the date is set

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Late night mine shaft rescue at Twelveheads in Cornwall

He had been stuck underground for more than two hours.

Falmouth Packet | West Cornwall

Falmouth Pendennis Shipyard workers in Pedal4Patients

Workers at Pendennis Shipyard are coming together to take part in a cycling fundraiser for Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity