An 80 metre-long ship with seven crew on board had to be towed to safety last night after the engine cut out.Read the full story ›
This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the Torrey Canyon disaster, where millions of gallons of crude oil coated Cornwall's beaches.Read the full story ›
The skipper of a fishing boat has been convicted of trying to smuggle more than a tonne of cocaine into Cornwall.Read the full story ›
Joel and his dog Caddie were in the final of the Eukanuba Friends for Life category which celebrates service and support dogs.Read the full story ›
Thomas Norman, 27, of Launceston, Cornwall has been charged with the murder of Charles Macdonald.
Mr Macdonald's body was discovered on Thursday March 9.
Mr Norman was scheduled to appear at Truro Magistrates’ Court over the weekend.
A man has been killed in a dumper truck incident in Whitsand Bay in Cornwall.
The incident happened in Military Road near Tregonhawke Cliff and Freathy beach around lunchtime on 4 March.
Two air ambulances joined paramedics and fire crews at the scene.
The man, who has not yet been named, is thought to have been working in the area.
A controversial parking meter has been vandalised yet again at an historic mine in Cornwall.Read the full story ›
A car has hit a telegraph pole on the A388 near the Swingletree. The pole is now down resting on the bonnet of the car and and vehicles are slowing passing the incident.
A388 Kelly Bray - BT pole down resting on bonnet. Cars passing slowly. Will need partial closure to clear. Approach with caution pls.
Devon and Cornwall Police say that the road will take some time to clear and there is currently heavy traffic and congestion.
A diversion is currently in place, however it is only suitable for smaller vehicles. Motorists are advised to try and avoid the area if possible.
A388 Kelly Bray-will take time to clear road. Heavy traffic & congestion. Diversion in operation for small vehicles only avoid area if poss.
Matthew Scully-Hicks, from Cornwall, denied killing Elsie Scully-Hicks in May last year.Read the full story ›
An 88-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an elderly woman was found dead in Cornwall.
Police attended the scene in St Merryn at around 1.30pm yesterday.
The woman, who is in her 80s, was found dead at the home.
Devon and Cornwall Police have said the death is being treated as suspicious.
"An 88-year-old man, from Padstow, was arrested on suspicion of murder and is in police custody.
"Officers have yet to formally identify the woman. Her next of kin have been informed."