Porthcurno - the gateway to the internet

Cornwall News Headlines

For more news and photos you can follow @porthcurnotoday on Twitter.

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...


Six crews with aerial ladder fight house fire
Roads are closed as crews from six fire engines tackle a blaze at a house in St Stephen.    Read more...



Police appeal following sexual assault in Falmouth car park
Police say a 21-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in a car park in Falmouth, Cornwall.    Read more...



Cornish Pirates back in second after bonus-point win over Doncaster Knights
Cornish Pirates joint-head coach Gavin Cattle hails his side's physicality as they overcome early adversity to beat in-form Doncaster.    Read more...



Derriford Hospital fundraisers take part in 'Santa Slide'
Fundraisers dressed in Father Christmas suits fly down zip wires over the Eden Project.    Read more...



Truro City boss Paul Wotton rues first-half display in Chesham defeat
Truro City manager Paul Wotton says a poor first-half performance cost his side as they went down 3-1 at Chesham United.    Read more...



Scilly Isles council buys house to tackle housing crisis
The council of the Isles of Scilly is in the process of buying the former guest house.    Read more...



Newquay Zoo reopens after Storm Arwen damage
A fallen tree created a potential escape route for lemurs at Newquay Zoo.    Read more...



Tamar tolls could increase due to impact of Covid
The cash toll for drivers using the bridge and ferries could go up from £2 to £2.60.    Read more...



Cornwall's leisure centres need replacing in next 20 years
A council report reveals the 13 leisure centres run by GLL will "end their useful life" by 2042.    Read more...



Cornwall site key for released seals, research finds
Tracking the movements of rehabilitated and released seals could help their protection, experts say.    Read more...




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