There have been queues at Post Offices in Cornwall as people rushed to buy a special stamp, produced to commemorate the Olympic Gold medal won at the weekend by sailor Ben Ainslie.
Across the county, people marked his historic achievement, and the post box near where he used to live in Rustronget has been painted gold.
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Stephen Gilbert who was the constituency's MP from 2010-15 will contest the St Austell & Newquay seat for the Liberal Democrats on 8 June.
It'll be dry and sunny to begin with this Bank Holiday weekend in the West, but with showers just around the corner.
It's a mixed weekend for the South West ahead with sunshine on Saturday but rain and showers across Sunday and Monday.