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Minack Theatre funds greenfield roadbuilding plan in Cornwall clifftop AONB
Controversial theatre Charity with £4m cash and six-figure profits funds new greenfield road plans, suggests finance by major housing development    Read more...


Teenage girl among two dead after Cornwall sea rescues
The girl was trapped under a boat while a man died after being pulled out of the sea off Cornwall.    Read more...



UK turns to delivery cream teas during lockdown
Sweet treat deliveries see a surge in interest during lockdown, search data suggests.    Read more...



Coronavirus: Isles of Scilly 'left with nothing' as tourism collapses
The economy on the Isles of Scilly is centred around holiday lets and self-catering accommodation.    Read more...



Coronavirus: Cancelled Cornish wedding in Welsh garden
A couple whose dream Cornish wedding was cancelled have held their own themed celebration.    Read more...



Yachtsman rescued by tanker 500 miles off shore
An oil tanker diverts its course and rescues the sailor in rough sea conditions    Read more...



Coronavirus: Police 'fighting losing battle' with campers
Overnight stays away from home remain banned despite the easing of the lockdown rules, police warn.    Read more...



David Noakes: Unlicensed 'cancer cure' boss arrested
Officers have been searching for former drug company boss David Noakes since December.    Read more...



Coronavirus: Should I send my child back to school?
Parents are deciding whether to send their children back to school when they start reopening in June.    Read more...



Coronavirus: Community helps woman 'living on tinned food'
The 87-year-old was spotted by supermarket cashiers looking "not the steadiest on her feet".    Read more...



Did VE Day parties cause a spike in Covid-19 cases?
Six days after the VE Day anniversary there was a jump in new Covid cases at Bradford Royal Infirmary.    Read more...




Source: BBC News
News headlines from around Cornwall and Penwith today.