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It's shaping up to be a momentous week for the Cornish Pirates. The Stadium for Cornwall, which could ultimately bring Premiership rugby to the county, was given planning permission yesterday.
And on Sunday, the Pirates face their biggest game of the season as they host Munster in the quarter-finals of the British and Irish Cup.
Jeff Welch reports:
Planners have given permission for a new 10,000 seater stadium at Threemilestone. It will be home to Cornish Pirates and could be built within 2 years. It's been given the green light subject to conditions, with access issues still to be decided.