Cornwall was the focus of an engineering breakthrough today as tests took place on one of the biggest rockets ever made in Britain.
The rocket will be used to power the Bloodhound car in the hope it'll break the world land speed record, travelling at more than 1,000 miles per hour. Despite today's success, there were some nervous moments before it was fired at Newquay Airport.
More top news
A daredevil couple from Yeovil have wizzed through the skies in Cornwall as part of their latest fundraising attempt.
During WW1 leaders started to appreciate the important role of weather. The Somme marks the beginning of military Met Office forecasting.
New Business Improvement District approved for the English Riviera to increase visitor numbers and ensure future prosperity.