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.
Daniel Charles Smith, from Cornwall has been found guilty of dangerous driving at Truro Crown Court.Read the full story ›
The Cornish Seal Sanctuary has released a number of grey seal pups at Porthtowan Beach.Read the full story ›
A cow was winched to safety over the weekend after it became trapped on a cliff face near Polzeath.
Fire crews, coastguard and search & rescue teams were called to rocks near The Rumps on Saturday, but were forced to delay their rescue attempt after the cow swam to a more awkward position.
They returned on Sunday morning and managed to attach a harness to the cow, winching it back to the top of the cliff.
Richard Pitman, from the RNLI, said “It was a great example of multi-agency working and we are delighted it was a successful outcome”.
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.