A jury has retired to consider its verdict in the trial of a man accused of murdering his brother-in-law using a crossbow.
Roy Hanson died in October last year after being shot with a bolt at a remote farm near St Keverne. Daniel Schofield denies a charge of murder and gross negligence manslaughter.
The jury of six men and six women retired after hearing four days of evidence at Truro Crown Court.
The Red Arrows have cancelled their aerial acrobatic display at the Dartmouth Regatta - but are still promising to do flypasts. Changes to Civil Aviation Authority regulations have forced the Red Arrows to re-think their plans. The flypasts will take place at around 6.15pm this evening.
The UK's only climbing wall event on water returns to Exeter this weekend - Deep Water Solo 2015.
As this film from The Quay Climbing Centre shows, climbers from across the country will compete on a wall built over the city's quay.
They don't use ropes - and either make it to the top - called 'topping out' - or fall into the water below.
The South West's controversial badger cull is to be extended to Dorset.
Several farmers had applied for a licence to kill the animals, which are thought to infect cattle with bovine TB.
The government says extending the cull is part of a long-term strategy to beat the disease - but protestors argue that existing culls in Somerset and Gloucestershire (which are to be repeated this year) are ineffective and fail to meet their targets.
A wildlife charity which is strongly against the cull has recently awarded a grant to a badger vaccination programme in Dorset.
Earlier this week an animal welfare charity - founded by Queen guitarist Brian May - threatened legal action if the badger cull goes ahead for a third year.
Plymouth Argyle entertain Newport County tomorrow, 29 August.
The Welsh side are managed by the former England player Terry Butcher so it will give the Pilgrims boss Derek Adams the chance to catch up with an old friend.
Work starts today on Exmouth beach to try to fix a giant sink hole. Engineers believe a blocked water pipe underneath the beach is responsible. The two metre hole has opened a number of times over the last two months - especially after heavy rain.
As part of his Labour leadership bid, Jeremy Corbyn is attending a sold-out event at the Plymouth Guildhall this morning (10.30am).
Local Labour councillor Chaz Singh says he's galvanising both young and old - but still says that people are having to 'come out' as his supporters because of the negative coverage.
First Great Western rail staff will be walking out from midnight tonight - marking the beginning of a three day strike.
Members of the RMT union say the company have failed to guarantee that jobs will be protected when new high-speed trains are introduced in 2017.
Passengers are being urged to check their travel plans.