The family of murdered soldier Dave Curnow says they have been left "stunned and traumatised by the mindless violence" inflicted upon him.Read the full story ›
A 21 year-old man has been found guilty of murdering a young British soldier after a night out in his home town of Redruth.Read the full story ›
The jury in the Cornish soldier murder trial has retired to consider its verdict.
Twenty year old Dave Curnow was beaten to death last September in Chapel Street in Redruth.
One of the two men who assaulted him, Connor Hammond, has denied murder.
The other man admitted murder at an earlier hearing and will be sentenced at the end of Hammond's trial at Truro Crown Court.
A court has been told that it was "bad luck" that a young Cornish soldier crossed the path of two men accused of murdering him.
Dave Curnow was attacked last September in Chapel Street in Redruth. He died the following day in hospital from severe injuries.
One man, Liam Laing, pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to murder.
The other man, Connor Hammond, whose trial starts today, denies murder.
The jury has been told by the prosecution that Mr Curnow was assaulted for no reason - that he was punched during a three minute assault by the two men, falling to the ground three times.
Connor Hammond denies murder. The trial continues.
A 21-year-old man has pleaded guilty to murdering Dave Curnow, one of Britain's youngest Afghanistan soldiers, on a night out in Redruth.Read the full story ›
Hundreds of people turned out for the funeral of Cornish soldier, Dave Curnow.
A packed Truro cathedral, hosted a full military service, in memory of the young man who had fought in Afghanistan.
He died after being assaulted outside a nightclub in Redruth.
Soldiers await for the arrival of the hearse outside Truro Cathedral:
A military funeral will take place at Truro Cathedral this morning for a soldier who died after an incident outside a nightclub.
20-year-old Dave Curnow from Redruth fought in Afghanistan. He died last month after being assaulted. Two men have been charged with his murder.
A vigil has been held in Redruth in memory of a young soldier who was murdered in the town. Scores of people came out to pay tribute.Read the full story ›
The Army has paid tribute to a soldier believed to be the youngest to serve in Afghanistan, after he was murdered on the streets of RedruthRead the full story ›