A St Ives landmark which has been home to artists and fishermen for one hundred and fifty years is back in use. Porthmeor Studios has undergone a four million pound facelift. It was in such a poor state, parts of the building were in danger of collapse.
The fishermen are housed in former pilchard cellars, the artists above them in purpose built studios.
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Bright, mild, clearing later
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The snow didn't fall from the sky though - it was brought in on trucks from Milton Keynes.