A collection of Cornish maritime memorabilia has sold for £10,825 at auction in Penzance.The lots included 15th Century canon balls which were dredged from the River Fal. The collection was built up by the Newman family, who ran the Smugglers Cottage tea room on the Roseland Peninsula.
The battle over plans for a waste incinerator in Cornwall has moved back to London today, in front of three judges in the court of appeal. The government wants to overturn a previous ruling that meant it couldn't be built in the village of St Dennis, between Newquay and St Austell.
The battle over plans for a waste incinerator in Cornwall goes to the Court of Appeal later.
The government wants to overturn a ruling that no proper environmental study was carried out on the site at St Dennis. It follows last year's High Court victory by people campaigning against the incinerator.