A fisherman has embarked on a voyage on the High Seas of social media in an attempt to dispel myths about his trade in the media.
A father of four who was killed in a speedboat accident along with his eight-year-old daughter doted on his family", his brother has said.
Two people have died and another four people have been injured in a speedboat accident while on holiday in Cornwall.
The cows literally came home for a weaver in Cornwall after two of the farmyard animals fell through her roof.
Sue Marshall, from Lamorna, near Penzance was doing the hoovering when she heard an almighty crash and found a cow standing in her workshop.
The animal just missed a loom she had been working on a short while earlier.
Despite managing the get the cow out of her home, another one escaped from the field above her converted barn and came crashing into her workshop.
The 77-year-old explained:
– Sue Marshall
I assumed that a tree had come down. I was astonished to find that a cow had fallen through the roof of the workshop, narrowly missing my loom and leaving a huge hole in the roof.
No sooner had I let the startled animal out than another one fell through another part of the roof! Both cows narrowly missed the loom, which was incredibly fortunate, and neither was injured. I was in absolute shock.
Police have launched an investigation after six swans were found beheaded in Cornwall.
A member of the public alerted officers after coming across the birds in Devoran.
PC Paul Freestone, wildlife crime officer for Cornwall, said: “At this time we have no way of knowing how these swans died but the fact that they have had their heads removed leads us to believe that they were killed illegally.”
Anyone with any information about these incidents are asked to ring Devon and Cornwall Police on 101 quoting ref: GT/13/1987, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.
A mysterious street artist has made some cheeky additions to No Entry road signs in London and Cornwall.
Changes include silhouettes of men holding a surfboard, in the stocks and cutting a plank of wood.
Some locals are comparing the artist to Banksy.
David Cameron and his wife Samantha have been photographed on a sunny break in Polzeath.
The Prime Minister, who has received a painkilling injection after [complaining about a "phenomenally bad back", was pictured visiting the small beach village in north Cornwall.
The couple were dressed in complementary blue tones, with Mr Cameron opting for a navy polo shirt and matching shorts, while his wife wore a denim blouse teamed with beige chino shorts.
Mr Cameron appeared relaxed, with his top button undone, showing little signs of the pain he has been suffering.
It is not the first time the Camerons have visited Polzeath. Last year they braved blustery showers to have lunch at a beach-front cafe where they shared a bowl of local mussels on the terrace during a gap in the rain.
The couple have visited Cornwall for the last few summers and it was where their younger daughter Florence was born in 2010.
The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall have been celebrating Britain's heatwave with a trip to the seaside.
Charles and Camilla started their annual summer tour of Devon and Cornwall in the popular tourist town of Bude.
Hundreds people lined the streets of the town to greet the royal couple with Union Jacks.
A hot air balloon seen "spinning uncontrollably" has crash-landed in sand dunes in Cornwall.
Four people were on board when the balloon had to make an emergency landing in the Crantock area of Newquay in Cornwall.
They were unharmed during the incident, Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service said.
The fire service was alerted to the incident at 8.09pm on Sunday by Newquay Airport officials, who had been in contact with the balloon.
Police have launched an investigation after a man died when his car went over a cliff in Newquay this morning.
Devon and Cornwall Police said it is understood the car landed just above the water line as the tide had gone out.
The man, who has yet to be named, died at the scene.
A police spokesman said, “This was an isolated incident and there doesn’t appear to be any suspicious circumstances at this time. No other vehicles were involved and there were no other casualties".
Police have launched an investigation to establish the circumstances of the incident.
A man has died after a car came off a cliff in Newquay this morning.
Falmouth Coastguard coordinated a rescue attempt shortly after 7am this morning but a man was declared dead at the scene, police said.