Cornwall

24-hour drone squads are ready to police Devon and Cornwall

The drones will be used in missing persons cases and to record crime scenes<p>Police forces across the globe have been experimenting with drones for years, treading an uneasy balance between making the best of a useful technology and terrifying a privacy-protecting public tired of state …

Drones

These Are The Best Spots to Surf in Europe

Europe has quickly become one of the premier locations to surf. Each year thousands of surfers hit the various spots to catch some waves. Due to the …

Beaches

BBC News

Live updates for Devon and Cornwall have finished for the day, but we'll be back at 08:00 on Monday with the latest news, sport, travel and weather.<p>Don't forget Spotlight on BBC One later. There will also be news through the night on your BBC Local Radio station.<p>It will become increasingly cloudy …

Royal Navy

Cornwall’s stunning countryside holds everything from Iron Age wonders to Land’s End

Cornwall, at the stunningly beautiful southwestern tip of England, was too much for the Romans and the Saxons, who halted their invasions of Britain before they got that far, leaving rocky Cornwall to the Celtic tribes who controlled the area first inhabited in about 10,000 B.C.<p>It’s still no picnic …

England

Best Beaches In The World: Perranporth, Cornwall

On a sunny day, the beaches in Cornwall match the beauty of any other white sand beach in the world. If you don’t believe me, watch an episode of the …

Traffic delays Friday between Charlottetown and Cornwall

Province installing 4 new directional signs on Trans-Canada Highway<p>Motorists travelling between Cornwall and Charlottetown on the Trans-Canada …

Prince Edward Island

Sneering Remain voters, stop saying Cornwall 'got what it deserved' over Brexit

This week saw Cornwall receive much derision after the Government decided to award £18m to prop up the county’s weak economy, with the area now set …

Brexit

I can heal divided Britain with my show for everyone

‘In Poole, the most Brexit-y town I have played so far. People laughed along. They bought books afterwards’<p>I am a standup comedian, and simply putting the words “standup comedian” in inverted commas in your below-the-line comments on this column will do nothing to change that, you Brexit-crazed …

Comedians

Devon and Cornwall police officer quits over safety fears

<b>A police officer has published a damning resignation letter on social media criticising police for "putting their employees last".</b><p>Laura Beal has served with the Devon and Cornwall force for 13 years as a police constable and even featured in a force advertising campaign.<p>In her letter she says …

Policing

Hidden gems and holiday treasures - Travel with Penelope & Parker

Finding hidden gems is the raison d’être of this blog.<p>And of me. And my holidays.<p>Luxury and unique hidden gems, with vitamin sea. And fizz.<p>A year …

Travel

Cornwall asked the Government to replace the money it'll lose from Brexit. You can probably guess what happened

The Government heard Cornwall's plea for tens of millions of pounds to replace EU economic investment after Brexit—and turned it down.<p>Last year the …

UK News

The Largest Son In Cricket Is Ready To Take On The World

Rahkeem Cornwall is 24 years old, 6-foot-6, over 300 pounds, and poised to make a big splash. Though he has yet to make his international debut for …

Cricket

Porthleven, Cornwall: best places to eat, drink and stay

This tiny Cornish harbour village is jam-packed with foodie gems, from simple seafood to high-end dining with an Asian twist, and the perfect pint.

Travel

England battered by 140kg West Indies man mountain Rahkeem Cornwall

ENGLAND’S bowling attack was battered all around the park by a giant of a man as they warmed up for a series against the West Indies.<p>Eoin Morgan’s …

Cricket

Pub Renovations Uncover 17th-Century Details

FALMOUTH HARBOR, ENGLAND—Restoration of the St. Austell Brewery Chain Locker pub on the coast of southwestern England has revealed that the building …

Archaeology

Here's the ID on that strange Cornwall 'creature'

Another day, another carcass that has "mystery creature" headlines singing!<p>Anyone know what creature this is washed up on the beach in #Charlestown …

Nature

This part of England is like a whole other country

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>I rarely sleep on overnight trains. And the Night …

Travel

Stunning Underwater Portaits by Alastair Scarlett

<b>Alastair Scarlett</b> is a superb talented 39-year-old underwater photographer and filmmaker currently based in Newquay, Cornwall, United Kingdom. …

Photography

Britain eyes Cornwall for take-off into space

Small satellites make jet launches possible, potentially opening a new chapter in space commercialisation. Photo: Orbital Access<p>Miles Carden, aerohub …

Space

The List

Nicola O'Mara Interior Design<p>Contact Nicola O'Mara<p>Swallows Park, Pityme, Wadebridge, Cornwall PL27 6PQ<p>07737 493687<p>Twitter nicolaomara1<p>Pinterest …

Interior Design

Have you been to Britain’s best beaches?

We all have our go-to beaches. Brighton, Folkestone, Blackpool, Sennen…<p>But maybe you should try branching out a bit, as there’s now a definitive list …

Beaches

Revealed: The UK's best beach

Packed with old fashioned amusements, big and sandy, and safe for swimmers - Weymouth's beach has been voted the very best in the UK.<p>Flanked by a harbour and backed by an attractive row of Georgian buildings, the Dorset town's gentle curve of golden sand was named as this year’s number one …

Beaches

These are Britain's 10 best beaches

Fancy a day by the coast?<p>Dorset might need to prepare for an influx of visitors this summer, after the region was named home to three of Britain's best beaches, according to a new survey by Tripadvisor.<p>Thanks to its stunning views and traditional seaside attractions, Weymouth Beach has been placed …

Travel

BBC News

Live updates for Devon and Cornwall have finished for the day, but we'll be back at 08:00 on Monday with the latest news, sport, travel and weather.<p>Don't forget Spotlight on BBC One later. There will also be news through the night on your BBC Local Radio station.<p>Also, at 19:30 GMT <b>Surrey Scorchers</b> …

BBC News

That's all from BBC Local Live in Devon and Cornwall for today, but we'll be back at 08:00 tomorrow to bring you all Friday's news, sport, travel and weather.<p>Don't miss Spotlight with Justin and Victoria this evening on BBC One at 18:30 and the late bulletin tonight at 22:30.<p>Today councillors in …

Surfing

Production of Devon and Cornwall trainsets begins in Italy

UK: Hitachi announced a 'milestone' in the production of electro-diesel inter-city trainsets for Great Western Railway services from London to Devon …

Italy

Young achiever scoops award in Cornwall 30 Under 30 scheme

by Mark Hardaker today at 4:41 pm 14 February 2017<p>Tamsin Mulcahy, Operations Manager at Turn to Starboard © Mark Hardaker<p><b>A talented young achiever</b> …

Sailing

Storm Doris devastation

Storm Doris officially landed in the south-west bringing with it 70mph winds, monster swell and pouring rain.<br>Despite the Met Office not officially …

Climate

A weekend guide to Cornwall

In the southwest of the UK, Cornwall is a glittering gem of British paradise. Looking at the images of white sandy beaches and turquoise water you’d …

Travel

Helicopter service between Cornwall and Scilly to resume in 2018

New heliport in Penzance will restore service that last flew between islands and mainland in 2012<p>One of the most spectacular and exciting air trips in the UK, the helicopter hop from Cornwall to the Isles of Scilly, is to be restored next year.<p>The loss of the service in 2012 was devastating for the …

Budgeting