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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...


Royal Marine seriously hurt at Tregantle beach near Plymouth
The recruit was taking part in training on a beach when he got into difficulty in the water.    Read more...



Woman reunited with dad after Facebook friend hint
Karen Harris was shown a list of suggested friends on her Facebook stream that included her birth father.    Read more...



New Devon railway route 'keeps most of' Holcombe beach
There had been concerns that moving the line could mean the loss of Holcombe beach.    Read more...



'Agitated' Falmouth man died after Taser used three times
Marc Cole was confronted by police while carrying a kitchen knife on a residential street.    Read more...



Olympic rower Helen Glover gives birth to twins
The gold medallist said she and husband Steve Backshall are now parents to three children under two.    Read more...



UK woman shot dead by partner in Texas
Tracey Lovell, from Cornwall, moved to the US in November 2018 after meeting Tom Bailey online.    Read more...



Flybe to switch Newquay-Heathrow flights to Gatwick
The change could anger firms in the South West, who value the international routes Heathrow provides.    Read more...



Greyhounds: 'We didn't set out to get 19 dogs'
Rachel and Andy Hicks are "addicted" to greyhounds and whippets, and might still get another one.    Read more...



Cornwall College Saltash to close due to 'reduced funding'
The vocational training college, which has served students for 35 years, will shut in July.    Read more...



Love Island: Ollie Williams quits the villa because he 'loves someone else'
The 23-year-old has left the show, saying it wouldn't be fair to date someone on the show.    Read more...




Source: BBC News
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