Cornwall

35 things you did in Cornwall if you were a kid in the 1990s that you don't do now - Cornwall Live

1. Bombed it down the demon drop slide at Flambards<p>2. Booked LaserQuest for your birthday<p>3. Use Sun In to make your hair blonde<p>4. Taped the best …

Cornwall could return to Poldark days according to Truro TUC rally protester - Cornwall Live

Cornwall could return the smuggling days of Poldark according to a Trade Union rally held in Truro on Saturday.<p>The rally, organised by the Trades …

Labour Party

Twitter loves that a Cornwall cafe is giving free tea and coffee to NHS, fire crews and police - Cornwall Live

A kind gesture by a Truro cafe to give away free tea or coffee to NHS, fire and police staff has proved so popular it has caused a Twitter storm.<p>The …

Vomiting bug norovirus prompts new advice from NHS and here's what you need to know - Cornwall Live

Starve the virus, don't cook and stay at home is the advice given to people who come down with the vomiting bug norovirus this winter.<p>Health chiefs …

Public Health

If you love it meaty and spicy this delicious African grill in the heart of Cornwall is for you - Cornwall Live

Cornwall isn’t the obvious place for an African grill restaurant and takeaway but Chorley’s in Truro is going from strength to strength.<p>Strength is …

Takeaway delivery driver kidnapper Hassan Thalukder flooded Cornwall with drugs - Cornwall Live

A Cornwall criminal serving a prison sentence for kidnapping a Chinese delivery driver has now been punished for importing Class B drugs into …

Crime

Caple fridge recalled over risk of overheating and catching fire - Cornwall Live

An urgent recall has been issued over fears a refrigerator could overheat and catch fire due to a component fault.<p>The Caple brand refrigerators …

Samsung

Criminal with one eye and a missing finger being hunted by police in Cornwall - Cornwall Live

A criminal with one eye and a missing finger is being hunted by police in Cornwall and Devon.<p>Sean Gower is wanted by Avon and Somerset Constabulary …

Crime

Why are women posting #metoo on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram and what does it mean? - Cornwall Live

Women around the world are taking to social media in an attempt to show the scale of sexual assault as allegations made against Hollywood producer …

Social Media

Environment Agency warns of 'exceptionally large and high energy waves' to hit Cornwall - Cornwall Live

Flood alerts have been issued for our coast as ex-Hurricane Ophelia prepares to hit Cornwall first with "exceptionally large and high energy …

Weather

Watch us take on the Volcanic Vindaloo - the UK's hottest ever supermarket curry - Cornwall Live

Billed as the 'hottest curry ever produced by a supermarket', Morrisons' Volcanic Vindaloo has been causing quite a stir during National Curry …

Holly Willoughby

Cornwall set for a warm weekend, but be prepared for stormy weather next week thanks to Hurricane Ophelia - Cornwall Live

Cornwall looks set for a warm weekend and a brief return to summer - but hold onto your hats - it could get very stormy at the start of next week.<p>The …

Weather

Young coders from Cornwall to brighten astronauts day with special ISS messages - Cornwall Live

Young techies and coders of Cornwall will have the chance to brighten up an astronaut's day when they beam their own personalised message up to the …

Suspicious couple claiming to be from RSPCA knock on people's doors at night and ask for bank account details - Cornwall Live

A couple claiming to act on behalf of the RSPCA have been calling at Cornwall homes in the evening and police say they are suspicious.<p>A man and a …

RSPCA

Woman finds late mother's lost wedding ring wrapped in a recycling centre carpet - Cornwall Live

A woman has been reunited with her late mother's wedding ring which slipped off her finger into the rubbish but later rolled out of a carpet at a …

Wedding Rings

It’s up to you whether Cornwall singer Daisy Clark is named the best unsigned act in Britain - Cornwall Live

Daisy Clark, the 19-year-old singer-songwriter from Newquay, has beaten thousands of other acts to be named in the UK’s top ten unsigned female …

Ikea is going to open in Exeter and these are the jobs available - Cornwall Live

More than 350 job opportunities will be created at Ikea when it opens off the M5 next year.<p>The large store, the nearest one to Cornwall once built, …

Exeter

Why every tech business in Cornwall should apply for the Cornwall Live EDGE Awards - Cornwall Live

The deadline is looming to enter Cornwall's first ever EDGE Awards and celebrate the success of the digital business industry in the county.<p>So …

NSPCC says sadist father who subjected family to violence and rape is 'worst case of child neglect imaginable' - Cornwall Live

The horrific case of a father who subjected his family to decades of physical, emotional and sexual attacks has been called one of the most serious …

Severe weather warning withdrawn for Cornwall as superstorm moves north - Cornwall Live

A severe weather warning which had been issued for Cornwall for Sunday and Monday has been removed by forecasters.<p>Fears over torrential rain had …

Weather

Uncle and niece guilty of incest in Cornwall

<b>An uncle and his niece have been sentenced for having consensual sex with each other.</b><p>Katie Buscombe, 25, and her uncle Philip Buscombe, 57, both previously pleaded guilty to the charge of having sex with an adult relative.<p>The offences happened while they were living together in Cornwall between …

Crime

Why we will never tell you the name of the sadist who raped and brutalised his own family in Cornwall | Opinion - Jeff Reines - Cornwall Live

Our story about the dad in Cornwall who subjected his family to two decades of the most heinous and vile sexual and violent torment was …

Pensioner accidentally drove 208 miles from Cornwall to Gloucestershire - Cornwall Live

Officers across two police forces and four counties managed to track a missing elderly driver who got lost in Cornwall and accidentally drove more …

Growth and Skills Hub headline sponsor of EDGE Awards - Cornwall Live

The Skills Hub is your launchpad to training and support.<p>Is it time to upskill or expand your team to fuel productivity? Do you lack the skills to …

Sir Patrick Stewart to play Merlin in major film being made in Cornwall - Cornwall Live

The cast has been revealed for a major 20th Century Fox movie being filmed in Cornwall later this year.<p>It has been revealed that Tintagel will be the …

Movies

Man in serious condition after plane crashes near Cornwall, Ont.

U.S. police helicopter aided in search for downed aircraft<p>A 70-year-old man is in serious condition after a plane crashed near Cornwall, Ont., Monday …

Aviation

Pilot of ultralight plane, 70, seriously injured in crash near Cornwall

A 70-year-old man pilot sustained serious injuries after his plane crashed near the Cornwall airport Monday evening.<p>At approximately 6 p.m. members …

Canadian News

You can shop at Primark online - just not on the chain's website - Cornwall Live

As most of us have noticed, high street favourite Primark does not have an online shop.<p>The chain does have a website on which you can see its …

eCommerce

Cornwall mine fall man in 'hourglass' gap rescue

<b>Rescuers had to squeeze through an "hourglass" gap to get to a man who was stuck in an old mineshaft.</b><p>Andrew Williams from Wales fell 50ft (15m) down a disused mineshaft in Cornwall and suffered serious injuries say police.<p>The 51-year-old walker was airlifted to hospital after the fall in the Cot …

Search and Rescue

How many Cornwall trivia questions can you answer in two minutes? - Cornwall Live

Can you correctly identify the height of Cornwall's Brown Willy? Would you be able to confidently pick the celebrities that are Cornish born and bred?<p>…

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