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Red Arrows cancel display at Fowey Regatta

Due to challenging weather conditions, the Red Arrows have tweeted that the bad weather had put a halt to their plans to fly at Fowey Regatta.

The news will come as a disappointment to many who were hoping to watch a spectacular display at 6pm.

The Arrows also had to cancel their planned appearance at the fireworks championships in Plymouth last night.

Red Arrows doing their best to fly at Fowey Regatta

Due to challenging weather conditions today, the Red Arrows have tweeted that they're "putting plans in place" for two displays to happen at Fowey Regatta.

But bad weather meant the Arrows had to cancel their planned appearance at the fireworks championships in Plymouth last night.

And they are still unsure whether they will be able to take to the skies at 6pm.

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Red Arrows at the Fowey Regatta: thousands expected

The Red Arrows performing in a display earlier this year. Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Thousands are expected in the Cornish town of Fowey later as the Red Arrows, perform at the regatta.

Bad weather meant the Arrows had to cancel their planned appearance at fireworks championships in Plymouth last night - but all being well they will be soaring across West Country skies today.

Fowey's week-long event is one of the most popular in the sailing calendar. Local Troy yachts will be racing - only 28 of which have ever been built.

4-year-old girl recovering well from injuries

A police van outside the house in Whitecross near Polruan last Thursday. Credit: ITV News West Country

A girl from Cornwall is said to be recovering well after suffering serious injuries in an incident in which her father died.

Police found the 40-year-old man's body when they were called to a house in the hamlet of Whitecrossnear near Polruan last Thursday.

The four-year-old girl is being looked after at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.

Man believed to have stabbed four-year-old daughter before killing himself

The young girl was taken to Derriford Hospital with serious internal injuries. Credit: ITV News

A man is believed to have stabbed his four-year-old daughter before turning the knife on himself at a home in the remote Cornish hamlet of Whitecross, near Polruan.

He was found dead by police, who were called to the house last night, and the young girl was taken to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth with serious internal injuries. Today it emerged that the man had previously tried to kill his family by deliberately crashing his car.

An investigation has been launched but officers say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

It has emerged that the man tried to kill his family before. Credit: ITV News

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Man dead and girl in serious condition after being found at house

A man has died and a young girl is in hospital with serious internal injuries after being found at an address near Fowey.

Officers were called to the property at Whitecross, near Polruan, and found the 40-year-old man dead at the scene. The young girl was flown to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth with internal injuries.

Police have told us the two people are known to each other.

An investigation has been launched but officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

Police are still trying to identify body found at Golant

The body of the man found at Golant beach remains unidentified Credit: ITV News

Police are still trying to identify the body of a man found on the beach at Golant near Fowey.

Police were called to the scene yesterday lunchtime after a member of the public reported a body in the estuary. The coastguard, RNLI lifeboat and fire service also attended.

Police are treating the death as unexplained.

Body found at Golant near Fowey in Cornwall

Police activity at Golant near Fowey after the discovery of a body Credit: ITV News

A man's body has been found on the beach at Golant near Fowey.

Police were called to the scene at lunchtime today after a member of the public reported a body in the estuary. The coastguard, RNLI lifeboat and fire service also attended. Police are treating the death as unexplained.

Police are treating the man's death as unexplained Credit: ITV News
The body was found on the beach at Golant in Cornwall Credit: ITV News
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