The most senior consultant at the Royal Cornwall Hospital has resigned from the board.
Medical director Paul Upton is now the fifth member of the management team of one of the region's biggest hospitals to stand down.
The Trust has appointed an Dr Duncan Browne as Interim Medical Director and says it plans to advertise for Medical Director appointment as-soon-as-possible.
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Statistics show month of March to be sunnier than average despite a very windy and wintry period of weather in last 24 hours.
Strong winds have been wreaking havoc across our region, affecting roads, trains and ferries and disrupting journeys to work.
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