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Britain's Greatest Street

An historic road in West Cornwall is going up against London and Liverpool for the title of Britain's Greatest Street.

Chapel Street in Penzance has made the final three in the national 'Urbanism Awards'.

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Cornish towns fail to win 'Greatest' awards

Chapel Street in Penzance made it through to the final three of the Urbanism Awards. Credit: ITV Westcountry

Falmouth and Penzance missed out on the top awards at last night's Urbanism Awards.

Both Cornish towns made it into the final three of an event organised by The Academy of Urbanism.

Falmouth lost out to Galway in Ireland for the Great Town Award. And the Great Street Award was won by Hope Street in Liverpool, pipping Chapel Street in Penzance to the title.

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