G7 Summit: If world leaders come to St Ives, they will learn of robes, chains, maces and The Loving Cup – thanks to a Labour mayor

By Julia Penhaligon US President Joe Biden and other world leaders will be welcomed to St Ives by a Labour mayor, if they attend the G7 Summit in June....

All in one place: the full list of the Cornwall Council candidates

By Julia Penhaligon A total of 374 candidates have entered the contest to elect a new Cornwall Council on 6th May. The tally of candidates by party, or description...

St Ives police station for sale at £850,000

By Peter Tremayne The police station at St Ives is for sale.  For £850,000 it is, according to estate agents, “one of the most exciting commercial and residential investment...

Hayle man, 74, jailed for nine years for killing ex-partner

By Peter Tremayne Thomas Whitehorn, 74, has been jailed for nine years after admitting the manslaughter of his ex-partner, Rhonda Humphreys, at Hayle last year. Truro Crown Court heard...

G7 Summit: St Ives area facing a week of disruption and new controls as government gives Cornwall Council new powers to say who can be in the water and where they can sail

By Peter Tremayne Cornwall Council has been granted sweeping new powers to manage the coastal area around St Ives during the period of the G7 Summit, seizing the authority...

G7 Summit: Carbis Bay Hotel’s unauthorised development draws colourful protest

By Rashleigh MacFarlane About 150 people attended a demonstration at Carbis Bay, St Ives, yesterday (Saturday) to protest against the unauthorised development of additional hotel space. The hotel owners...

G7 Summit: Unauthorised development at Carbis Bay Hotel provokes protest this afternoon

By Peter Tremayne Up t0 150 people are expected to stage a demonstration today (Saturday) in protest at the unauthorised developments taking place at the Carbis Bay Hotel, St...

Cornwall’s business leaders want to spend more on promoting G7 Summit

By Graham Smith The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership is to re-examine a proposal to spend £75,000 on promoting the G7 Summit – with a view...

All of Cornwall’s leisure centres will reopen on Monday 12th April

By Rashleigh MacFarlane All 12 of Cornwall Council’s leisure centres are to reopen on 12th April, despite the continuing financial difficulties of the private management company GLL. Saltash, St...

G7 Summit: St Ives Town Council rejects Carbis Bay Hotel development, but work continues without planning permission

By Rashleigh MacFarlane St Ives Town Council is recommending the refusal of planning permission for the development already underway at the Carbis Bay Hotel. Town councillors last night voted...