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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.

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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.

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.

Neighbours describe the moment they had to call 999

Neighbours Patricia & Edgar Swiggs have described the moment they were confronted by the girl's distraught mother.

It's understood the girl underwent surgery at Derriford Hospital last night and is now in a stable condition.

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