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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...


More than 100 test positive for Covid at Kepak meat plant
About 80% of those involved at the Cornwall factory were asymptomatic.    Read more...



£3.5m for 150 new electric vehicle points in Cornwall
EU money is to help create charging sites for towns and villages with little or no provision.    Read more...



Bookstagram: Influencers sharing their passion for reading
Reading influencers grew in popularity during lockdown as people fell back in love with books.    Read more...



Beko: Why were so many people killed by faulty cookers?
The gas cookers had passed rigorous testing and were deemed safe but a deadly flaw had been missed.    Read more...



Karl Edwards: The 'bronzed Aussie' who knew life was for living
The story behind the plaque: the fast life and freakishly unlucky death of Karl Edwards.    Read more...



Tamar tolls increase halted by £1.6m government grant
The funding means plans to increase tolls in 2021 "will not need to go ahead", managers say.    Read more...



Keen athlete drowned in Romanian river swim
Adam Hughes, 21, from Cornwall, was on a three-week holiday when he decided to swim across a river.    Read more...



Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.    Read more...



Covid: The new lockdown rules for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland
England will move to a tougher version of tiered coronavirus restrictions when lockdown ends next week.    Read more...



Christmas Covid rules: Who are you allowed to see?
Restrictions will be temporarily eased around the UK, but there are still rules about what you can do.    Read more...




Source: BBC News
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