Boardmasters festival has announced it is implementing a re-usable cup scheme to reduce the amount of single-use plastic generated.Read the full story ›
A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on a train by two men as she returned home from Boardmasters Festival.
Police are now appealing for help to find the two men, one of whom was wearing a novelty shark hat.
The teenager was left upset and shocked after she was inappropriately touched by one of the men on board a train travelling between Newquay and Plymouth
The family of George Zographou, who had meningitis, confirmed he has passed away after falling ill at the Boardmasters surfing festival.Read the full story ›
A student from St Brendan's College in Bristol was at Boardmasters festival when he fell ill. It is not known when he contracted meningitis.Read the full story ›
Devon & Cornwall Police carried out operations at Boardmasters festival, one of which led to the arrest of a man wanted for various crimes.Read the full story ›
During the grime artist's set there was a surge from people at the front of the crowd.Read the full story ›
Newquay will be pulling in a crowd over the next few days as Boardmasters Festival gets underway.
The Cornish surfing and music festival starts today and finishes on Sunday.
Since 1981 it's been the biggest international professional surf contest in the UK.
The event also attracts big names in music like Alt J, Two Door Cinema Club and Jamiroquai.
This year, A-List Celebrity Idris Elba will be DJ'ing at one of the music stages on Sunday.
Award-winning actor Idris Elba will be coming to Cornwall this summer.
The Luther and Jungle Book star will be taking his musical talents to the surf and music festival, Boardmasters, in August.
Although he may be better known for his on-screen roles, Elba is also a musician, who has previously performed at Glastonbury.
He will appear alongside MC Wretch-32, DJ Shadow and up-and-coming star, Raye.
The organisers of Boardmasters festival have announced more artists that will join headliners Two Door Cinema Club, Jamiroquai and Alt-J.Read the full story ›
Craig David has apologised to his fans for missing his slot at Newquay's Boardmasters, after his flight to Cornwall was cancelled.
The popstar, who was due to perform at the festival on Saturday night, said he was 'gutted' to miss it, adding that it was the first gig he had missed in 15 years.