Old brewery in Redruth receives lottery funding

Lottery funding will transform this old brewery in Redruth Credit: ITV Westcountry

£9.8 million pound plans to transform an old brewery in Redruth into an archive and record centre for Cornwall have won the backing of the Heritage Lottery Fund.

It means Cornwall Council will get a grant to come up with a formal proposal for funding for the project.

The centre will house manuscripts reflecting the area's history.