Wednesday Mar 5
Filipino dance evening in Launceston raises funds for typhoon survivors
Merlyn McGuire, from Callington, said: "We wanted to thank people who have already made a difference to peoples' lives through their donations by sharing some of the spirit and colour of the Philippines and also ask for their continued support to help them rebuild their lives.
Man trapped in vehicle by flood water near Launceston rescued by fire crews
A MAN had to be rescued from his van by fire crews after his vehicle became trapped in three feet of flood water at North Petherwin near Launceston this afternoon.
Main image for Altarnun residents united in their rage at turbine plans
A CHAMPION sheep breeder's plans to erect a 130ft wind turbine near Launceston have sparked anger from councillors and heritage organisations.
published Car seat saves day
In a message posted on Twitter, a spokesman for Launceston fire crew said a two-year-old girl was saved from injury despite a significant impact due to a correctly installed seat.
Main image for 'Fireball' accident killed Nathan Percival and Lee Harrington
A YOUNG man from North Cornwall and his friend died almost instantaneously when the car they were in collided with a lorry before bursting into flames.
cmjohnw published Driver lost control of car in Crowlas A30 death crash
TWO young men died almost instantaneously when the car they were in slid out of control and embedded itself into the front of a lorry travelling in the other direction.