There are warnings we could be in for one of the busiest bank holiday weekends on the region's roads for years.
The Government stands accused of not doing enough to help with the multi-million pound repair bill left by the winter storms.
Ten years after it first hit our screens - the X Factor finally take auditions to Cornwall.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Newquay.
The victim was attacked on Fernhill Road at midday. He sustained serious injuries and was taken to Treliske Hospital.
Police have described a raid on a family's chickens and ducks as a 'savage and sadistic act of cruelty'. One bird was decapitated, and others had their necks wrung. It happened in the backyard of a house in Hillgrove Street, Newquay, Cornwall.
The break-in happened some time between 9pm on 17 April and 8:30am on 18 April. Four bantams, three other chickens and two ducks were killed in all. The motive is unknown.
– Inspector Dave Meredith
I am disgusted that someone could commit such an offence. The owner of these birds is understandably absolutely devastated.
Police would like anyone with information to come forward.
A body of a man has been found outside a house in Newquay.
Police were called to the property on Bay View Terrace at 9:30 this morning. They found the 43 year old man at the bottom of steps up to the house.
The death isn't being treated as suspicious.
Today X Factor are auditioning in Exeter. A mobile audition site will be held at the Guildhall from 10:30-3:30pm or 4:30pm for those in full-time education.
Last year Luke Friend, from Teignmouth and Shelley Smith, from Exeter got through the the X Factor auditions to compete in the live performances. Now these people are hoping they can follow in their footsteps...
X Factor hopefuls auditioned in Newquay this weekend. This man gave us a taster of what he'd be showing the judges.
Businesses in Newquay, Cornwall, say time is running out to get the message across that the county is open for tourists. Many parts of the resort are still damaged from the winter storms.
Cornwall Council is waiting to hear if the Government will pay for the damage, which is more than £21 million.
The X Factor has visited Cornwall for the first time.
Hundreds of people queued round the block in Newquay this morning to audition for the ITV show.
Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh weren't there, but the wannabees still had to impress a panel of judges to make it through to the next stage in Plymouth later this month.