Go ahead given for Cornwall University

University College Falmouth has campuses in Falmouth and Penryn. Credit: ITV Westcountry

Cornwall can now boast its own university after the Government gave the go ahead for Falmouth College to be upgraded.

Over the last ten years student numbers have tripled to more than 4,000. More than £100 million has been invested at two campuses in Falmouth and Penryn.