The surplus produced from council parking operations in Cornwall and Bristol has risen to almost 18 million pounds in the last yearRead the full story ›
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The mother of a boy from Cornwall who was born with half a heart is asking people to send him birthday cards. Leanne Richards says the only mail that arrives for nine year-old Daniel at their home in St Austell is from the hospital. She's posted an appeal on Facebook.
" Daniel was born with only half a heart, his condition is called hypoplastic left heart syndrome which is a life limiting condition. Daniel will be 9 years old on New Year's Days. Daniel loves it when the postman comes - he goes to the door to see if there's any for him, but apart from hospital post he doesn't get any. So I am asking family and friends to send him a birthday card to put a big much needed smile on his face for his birthday."
Some community hospitals in Cornwall could be closed under new plans being drawn up by local NHS trusts which have to make savings of £250m.Read the full story ›
Rain clearing this morning will be replaced by low cloud and mist through the day. Alex Beresford has the forecast.Read the full story ›
Overcast and windy tomorrow for the South West and it will stay like that for a few days yet. Alex Beresford has the forecast.Read the full story ›
The Royal Cornwall Hospital has been put on 'Level 4' alert as a result of pressure on services from a surge in patients over the winter.
The alert - which is the equivalent of what was previously known as 'Black Alert' - means patients are being urged not to come to hospital unless absolutely necessary.
The hospital has already declared and come out of Black Alert status six times this year.
The statue named Percy was retired to Cornwall after years at a service station waving at passing cars.Read the full story ›
Bit of a murky start with slithers of brightness shining through. It'll be cloudy later with rain approaching. Very mild with highs of 14 CRead the full story ›
A dry night but the mist and fog will continues. A grey start with spots of brightness but expect rain to move in later. Highs of 14 CRead the full story ›