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Plymouth Albion relegated to National One

Plymouth Albion have been relegated after losing 29-0 at Moseley.

Plymouth Albion have been relegated from the Championship after losing at fellow strugglers Moseley.

Albion needed a win to have any hope of staying up, but a disappointing 29-0 defeat means they'll be playing in National One next season for the first time in 13 years.

Elsewhere, Cornish Pirates were thrashed 69-8 at home by promotion-chasing Worcester.

New Chief for Cornwall fire service

Cornwall's Fire service has a new chief. Paul Waker has been the county's deputy chief fire officer for the past five years. In his twenty years as a fireman he's also served with the Devon and Somerset and London fire services.

Paul Waker has been the county's deputy chief fire officer for the past five years. Credit: ITV News West Country

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Work begins on Smeaton's Tower

Work has begun to light up Plymouth's most symbolic building.

Smeaton's Tower, the former Eddystone lighthouse which has been rebuilt on Plymouth Hoe, is to be floodlit at night. Lights are also being installed in the lantern and around the walkway. Fitting them in such an important building comes with problems.

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