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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...


Graves restored to mark Levant mining disaster centenary
Thirty one men died when a transportation platform collapsed in 1919.    Read more...



Porthminster beach attacks: Witness appeal after arrest
Two women were attacked on Porthminster beach near St Ives in similar circumstances, police say.    Read more...



Charlestown clay tunnels revealed after 50 years
The tunnels under Charlestown were closed more than 50 years ago, but are now open to the public.    Read more...



St Ives 'beautiful old wall' knocked down despite planning refusal
A resident in St Ives said the demolition was "like someone's pulled a massive tooth out".    Read more...



Thomas Cook collapse: What happened to its planes?
The company had a fleet of 34 planes when it went into liquidation - but where are they now?    Read more...



Repeat offender 'threw chance in judge's face'
Jake Campbell reoffended within 15 days of being given a chance to show improved behaviour.    Read more...



The Cornwall teenager with a two hour bus commute
Everyday 17-year-old Tegen has a two hour bus commute through rural Cornwall to get to college.    Read more...



What is life like on Penzance's Treneere estate?
Four family members describe life on Penzance's Treneere estate - one of England's most deprived areas.    Read more...



Overcoming loneliness in Penzance
Kelvin Liew moved to Cornwall after his marriage ended and struggled to make new friends in an unknown area.    Read more...



Plastic-free Penzance: The UK's most eco-friendly town?
Where businesses cut down on plastic, fishermen collect litter and students march about the climate.    Read more...




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