£1,169,670 of Olympic legacy funding has been allocated to 21 different projects across the area.
Community sports projects will benefit from a £2.47 million Olympic legacy fund
A new grant scheme has been announced to help more Cornish students go to university.
Olympic medallist Natasha Danvers will help announce community sports projects in the region which are to benefit from Olympic legacy funding of nearly 1 million pounds. 17 community groups will split the money from Sport England. They are part of 377 community sport projects across the UK.
The money comes from Sport England's Inspired Facilities Fund which is part of a 20 million pound legacy programme.
Every sports facility that receives funding will carry the London 2012 Inspire mark.
A new grant scheme has been announced today (Thurs) to help more Cornish students get to university.
Four thousand students a year could get up to £3,000 from Cornwall Council to help with their living costs. All would also be eligible for a £30 card to help pay for books and travel.