The driver of a coach which crashed in Cornwall killing two elderly passengers has gone on trial at Truro Crown Court.Read the full story ›
Firefighters have successfully put out a giant fire at a recycling plant that caused mass disruption in Cornwall. Crews were called to the recycling yard next to St Erth station just after 8pm on Monday 8 August.
The owners of a recycling firm at St Erth, which has been burning all week, have thanked emergency crews and the communityRead the full story ›
Boardmasters festival has started. More than a 100,000 people are expected at the event over the next few days.Read the full story ›
Thousands of travellers have faced a day of disruption in Cornwall as roads and rail lines have been closed by a huge black cloud of smoke from burning tyres.
Here are the affected lines:
- No service on CrossCountry between St Erth and Penzance. Tickets being accepted on Great Western Railway services.
- Passengers may alternatively use bus routes 14,17 and 18. Services between Truro and Plymouth are not affected.
- Replacement bus service running on Great Western Railway between St Erth and St Ives (Cornwall), and between St Erth and Penzance.
Cornwall Fire and Rescue service are continuing to tackle a fire in St Erth which broke out at a recycling plant last night. Multiple agencies on site have been working together to tackle the blaze.
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Crews are still fighting a huge fire at St Erth in Cornwall, which has caused major problems on rail and roads this morningRead the full story ›
More than 3000 people have been without a doctors' surgery. Cardrew Health Centre finally closed its doors leaving patients devastated.Read the full story ›
Firefighters are dealing with a "significant" fire at St Erth recycling centre. Smoke could be seen for miles across Cornwall.Read the full story ›
As the great mechanical Man Engine struts his stuff across the West Country. We've been inundated with your photographs.Read the full story ›