The agitated youngster was said to have started 'stabbing a white board' and making threats.Read the full story ›
The boy is in hospital in a stable condition. Police say a 16-year-old boy has been arrested.Read the full story ›
A teenager from Cornwall battled his nerves as he faced the X Factor judges in an audition aired last night.
Benji Matthews, who lives in Truro, admitted he was anxious as he prepared to perform his rendition of Alicia Key's 'If I Ain't Got You...'
But, were the judges won over?
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Babe, you jammed up my pump
Overwhelmed with gratitude. God is good. The universe is good. X factor is good. Ahhh, love you all so much, dream come true!!!
And it wasn't Benji's vocals which impressed the judges - they had kind words for his home county of Cornwall too, with Simon Cowell saying he couldn't get a hotel room, so popular was it with tourists.
It's nice down there right?
It's gorgeous there!
The leader of the Labour Party has made his first visit to Cornwall since the General Election.
Jeremy Corbyn started his day at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Treliske, Truro.
He spent his time meeting staff, parents and babies at the site's new neonatal unit, before going on to attend a rally.
Andreas Christopheros suffered serious burns when a beaker of sulphuric acid was thrown in his face on his own doorstep.Read the full story ›
The family of a man who was killed in a bus crash in Truro have paid tribue to him as a beloved father and cherished grandfatherRead the full story ›
A school in Truro, which teaches a high number of children from disadvantaged backgrounds has won an award for how it invests.Read the full story ›
Kelly Pearce was a passenger in a car driving on the A390 that left the road and hit 22 parked cars, killing her and injuring the driver.Read the full story ›
A woman has died following a crash on the A390 at Hewas Water, St Austell, last night.
Emergency services were called just after 9.45pm on Sunday 25 June a collision involving a black Vauxhall Vectra Saloon car.
As a result the passenger in the car, a woman in her forties, was pronounced dead at the scene. The male driver was taken to Treliske Hospital where he remains with serious injuries.
The car was travelling from St Austell towards Truro and left the road before colliding with 22 parked cars parked on the garage forecourt of Andrew Toms Cars.
The road was closed for eight hours while officers carried out an examination of the scene.
Police are appealing for witnesses and want to speak to anyone who witnessed the manner of driving of a black coloured Vauxhall Vectra in the Hewas Water area that evening or anyone who stopped at the scene.
100m of gorse has been destroyed by a fire in Cornwall. Almost 24 hours on from when the blaze broke out, crews were still damping down.Read the full story ›