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Three assaulted in supermarket car park

Police are investigating. Credit: Google Earth

Three people have been assaulted in a supermarket car park.

In happened near Tesco on Tolgus Hill in Redruth - between 3am and 4am on September 4.

One man and two women were assaulted and received various injuries as a result.

Police are asking any witnesses to contact them:

  • email quoting crime reference CR/062659/16
  • give information anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111


Contractor chosen to build archive centre for Cornwall

Artist's impression of the new archive centre for Cornwall Credit: Richard Carman

Cornwall Council has announced that South West firm Midas Construction has been awarded the contract to build Kresen Kernow, the new archive centre for Cornwall. The scheme has been funded by a grant of £11.7m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and Cornwall Council.

The Kresen Kernow scheme will transform the former brewhouse on the Redruth Brewery site into an exemplary modern archive and library space, bringing together the world’s largest collection of manuscripts, books and records related to Cornwall.

Work is due to begin on site in November 2016.


Police confirm sudden death of girl in Cornwall

Her next of kin has been informed. Credit: ITV News

Enquiries are ongoing after the sudden death of a girl in Cornwall.

Police were called at around 2.15pm on Tuesday 17 May to an address in Pool, Redruth.

Paramedics attended but the girl was pronounced dead at the scene. Her next of kin has been informed.

Enquiries are continuing to establish the circumstances surrounding her death but it is not thought to be suspicious.

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