Lifeguards are back patrolling some of the west country's busiest beaches from today for the summer season.Read the full story ›
Stephen Gilbert who was the constituency's MP from 2010-15 will contest the St Austell & Newquay seat for the Liberal Democrats on 8 June.Read the full story ›
It's a mixed weekend for the South West ahead with sunshine on Saturday but rain and showers across Sunday and Monday.Read the full story ›
The 28th World Pilot Gig Championships are underway on the Isles of Scilly, bringing competition and custom to South West.Read the full story ›
A report by MPs says Vauxhall had a "reckless disregard for safety" by not stopping owners driving, despite knowing they were a fire riskRead the full story ›
Firefighters battling a huge scrapyard fire near Dobwalls since yesterday say they are making "steady progress".
Nine crews from Cornish towns were at the scene after a string of calls to 999 at around 2pm on Thursday.
Relief crews from across the county have been used over night and four fire engines remain at the scene working to dampen down the blaze.
Some roads remain closed, and emergency services expect to stay on the scene well into today.
Showers fizzling out generally across the South West and cloud breaking up to allow sunny spells, a calmer day and warmer temperatures.Read the full story ›
It'll feel warmer in the South West tomorrow with sunny spells but some light showers persisting.Read the full story ›
Nine fire crews are battling a blaze at Liskeard scrapyard as local residents are being told to stay inside and keep their windows closed.Read the full story ›
Plans to turn Bodmin Jail into a 63-bedroom hotel with a new visitor centre have stalled as councillors defer decision.Read the full story ›