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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...


Devon and Cornwall PCC Alison Hernandez caught speeding
Devon and Cornwall's crime chief Alison Hernandez says she will be "reflecting" on her driving.    Read more...



Newlyn film-maker Mark Jenkin: Why I ditched digital
Mark Jenkin does things the hard way, using kitchen products to develop his films.    Read more...



Private probation firms in Wales and south west in administration
Unions say they had warned about the "disastrous privatisation programme" four years ago.    Read more...



Most English local authorities 'plan to raise council tax'
The expected increases come as many local authorities plan to cut spending, research suggests.    Read more...



Anti-terror police officer 'raped girl, 14'
The specialist Ministry of Defence officer allegedly tracked the girl down using Snapchat mapping.    Read more...



Cornish language cheque refused by Lloyds Bank
Lloyds says it cannot process cheques written in languages its employees do not understand.    Read more...



Butlers in the Buff wins trademark case
A company that provides scantily-clad beefcakes to serve at parties wins a dispute over its name.    Read more...



Meet the Cornwall 'lifer' dogs saved from death
Problem dogs which would have been put down because of their behaviour are given a new lease of life.    Read more...



'I'd rather be head-butted than spat at'
A police officer felt "degraded" and feared he had contracted a blood-borne disease after being spat at.    Read more...



Christian Judge: Saracens re-sign Cornish Pirates prop for rest of season
Bath-bound Cornish Pirates prop Christian Judge re-joins Saracens on a short-term deal until the end of the season.    Read more...




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