Launceston Hospital to reopen after Legionella scare
Final health and safety checks are being carried out at Launceston Hospital - ahead of its reopening on Monday. The hospital's been closed for seven weeks after bacteria linked to the potentially deadly Legionnaire's disease, was discovered in two locations.
A new £100,000 boiler has been installed, and the water system has been disinfected and updated.
It's believed a Cornwall woman who went missing on Wednesday in her nightdress could have been sleepwalking. 50 year old Joy Grigg went missing from her home at Tregeare, near Launceston. Police say she is known to have sleepwalked in the past.
The American widow of a Cornishman who died in the 9/11 terror attacks is visiting Cornwall today. Susan Rescorla will be at Launceston School to meet students and plant a tree in memory of her husband Rick.
A teenager has appeared at Truro Crown Court charged with the murder of a 91-year-old man from Cornwall. Tom Lang died from multiple fractures in hospital after an incident at his home in Launceston in April.
19 year old Stephen Lang, who is also from Launceston, has been remanded in custody to appear again on 21 September.