St Ives remembers the lifeboat disaster of 1939

By Rashleigh MaFarlane Thursday 23rd January 2020 marks 81 years since the John and Sarah Eliza Stych lifeboat launched in a violent gale to the aid of an unknown...

Teenager arrested in connection with New Year Eve assault at St Ives

By Peter Tremayne A teenager has been arrested in connection with a serious assault that took place in St Ives in the early hours of New Year’s Day.  A...

Man in critical condition after New Year’s Eve assault at St Ives

By Peter Tremayne Police are appealing for information following an assault in St Ives in the early hours of yesterday morning (Wednesday 1 January) which has left a man...

Tate St Ives to close for toilets upgrade

By Rashleigh MacFarlane The Tate St Ives art gallery is to close for two weeks next month for building work.  The gallery will be closed from 7th January until...

EXCLUSIVE – Hayle flooding: what did we know, when did we know it, and what are we going to do about it?

By Graham Smith As the inquest into yesterday’s (Thursday’s) flooding of Hayle and St Erth gets underway, it is clear that it could not have come as a surprise. ...

Hayle and St Erth warned to take care during flood recovery

By Rashleigh MacFarlane Residents and businesses affected by flash flooding in Hayle are being advised to get help if needed; clean up safely; and keep evidence of flood damage....

A30 Hayle by-pass flooded

By Rashleigh MacFarlane Heavy rain has contributed to flash flooding in the Hayle area, putting parts of the town centre under water. The main road through west Cornwall, the...

Two weeks to go: YouGov points to a Blue Christmas in Cornwall

By Rashleigh MacFarlane Today’s YouGov opinion poll – which claims to forecast the general election result in every constituency – suggests the Conservatives are on course to hold every...

When the wind blows – Cornwall signs MOU with Ireland and Wales to exploit offshore wind potential

By Anne North Cornwall has joined with the governments of Ireland and Wales to progress plans for floating wind farms off the North Cornwall coast. The Celtic Sea Alliance...

Revised plans for St Ives hotel to be decided tomorrow

By Richard Whitehouse Revised plans for an apartment hotel which looks to increase the number of apartments are set to be decided tomorrow (Monday.) The hotel planned for the...