17 hrs ago
Cury man's eight second brush with TV fame
Shouts of "I know him!" could be heard echoing through Helston and across the Lizard Peninsula last Wednesday when a Cornish face could be spotted on BBC 1 show The Apprentice.
22 hrs ago
'Mr Helston' West Briton reporter Noel Perry dies aged 57
Noel Perry lost a courageous battle against cancer and passed away at his home on Tuesday with is family at his bedside.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
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Three teenagers who went to the rescue of an injured kayaker stranded on rocks at Maenporth have been praised for their quick and calm actions.
FIGHTERS in Cornwall were called into action three times yesterday evening, tackling a blaze at a derelict building in Camborne, a car fire in Helston and a cooker fire in Newquay.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Western Morning News published Farmer plans dog open day to combat sheepworrying
Farmer Paul Parfitt is "fed up to the back teeth" with the problems of dogs on his land, chasing and worrying his sheep and cattle.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
CMJoshBarrie published Cornish Alice travels the globe for ShelterBox while studying for...
An undergraduate has been working full-time at a Cornish charity and travelling all over the world while studying for her degree.
Airport manager latest to join Helston Rotary
The man who managed Newquay Airport's transition from a military to commercial airport is the latest member to join Helston- Lizard Rotary Club.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Helston woman guilty of 5,497 benefit fraud
A woman from Helston has been given a 12 month conditional discharge by Truro Magistrates after being found guilty of housing benefit fraud totalling A 5,497.45.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Founder of ShelterBox: shock arrest
In a statement, Devon and Cornwall Police said three search warrants were executed last Wednesday by officers in connection with an ongoing fraud investigation.
A lightning strike led to early hours drama for five families evacuated from their Helston homes.
A freak storm early on Saturday morning left countless houses and businesses in the area without electricity or telephone connections for days, while many are counting the cost of irreparable damage to electrical goods.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Helston fotoball club to host 'Party on the Pitch'
Helston Football Club will be hosting a live music festival entitled "party on the pitch" on June 29 to raise money for Warchild and the Alzheimer's Trust.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Western Morning News published Benefit cheats rack up 18,000 of fraud claims
Amy Hurrell, 29, of Bridge Road, Illogan admitted two counts of benefit fraud totalling 6,371.49 after failing to promptly report to Cornwall Council that her partner's earnings had increased.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
A benefit fraudster from Helston has pleaded guilty to two counts of fraud totalling 5,941.76.
The case at Truro Magistrates Court on Friday saw Amanda Mather of Castle Green, Helston pleaded guilty to two counts of benefit fraud after failing to promptly report to Cornwall Council that her household set-up had changed.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Western Morning News published Thunderstorms leave thousands without power
Almost 5,000 properties in the Falmouth and Penryn areas suffered power cuts along with homes in St Keverne, on The Lizard, and Redruth.
Helston and Porthleven enjoy a day of 'big' lunches: PICTURES
Lunch was the most important meal of the day for Helston and Porthleven neighbours last weekend as they took part in a national get-together spearheaded by the Eden Project.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Perfect day for a charity garden party
A green fingered gardener opened her pride and joy at the weekend as part of ongoing fundraising by Helston- Lizard Inner Wheel.
Freak thunderstorm hits west Cornwall - PICTURES + VIDEO
Hundreds of homes were left without power this morning as thunderstorms and flash floods raked the west of the county.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
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Devon and Cornwall Police said the arrests were made as part of an on-going investigation into a former senior member of staff at a Helston based charity.
Man dies after car plunges off 80ft cliff face at holiday resort
A man has died after his car plunged off an 80ft high cliff in a popular holiday town this morning.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Cornish film producer Richard Driscoll masterminded 1.5 million fraud
A CORNISH film producer who masterminded a A 1.5 million VAT fraud has been found guilty of the offences today.