The Toronto Star
Sea let's go of its Lego, reluctantly
As nautical disasters go, the trouble of the Tokio Express off the coast of Cornwall is a teensy, tiny affair.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
New York Daily News
Legos keep washing ashore years after sea spill
Pieces of the popular children's toy are still washing up on British beaches 17 years after a freak storm sent dozens of shipping containers overboard.
Crimewatch reconstruction of death of Alan Jeal at Perranporth
The mystery surrounding the death of Alan Jeal, after his naked body was found on Perranporth Beach will be featured on BBC's Crimewatch programme in a national appeal for information five months on.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Newquay lifeboat braves thunder and lightning to search for kayaker
Newquay's RNLI lifeboat volunteers were called from their homes at amid thunder and lightning on Thursday night following a report of a capsized kayak in the Gannel estuary.
Falmouth pasty factory fire: WC Rowes say production to be back up and running soon
The owners of a pasty factory in Falmouth have paid tribute to fast acting firefighters after a fire broke out, saying they are confident it will be back up and running, "in a short space of time".
North Devon Gazette
Pictures: Head over heels at Somersault Festival
The debut festival, which organisers have confirmed sold out in its first year, was blessed with plenty of sunshine during the three days, as predicted thunder storms gave North Devon a miss.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The beaches where Lego keeps washing up
A container filled with millions of Lego pieces fell into the sea off Cornwall in 1997.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Firefighters have been tackling a major fire all night at a food manufacturing unit in Falmouth.
Crews worked through the night to bring the blaze under control on the Bickland Industrial Park in Bickland Water Road.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Hot stuff...and temperatures could go higher on Friday
The mercury soared as temperatures peaked at 29.1C in London, while much of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland also saw temperatures in the mid-to-late 20s.
Newquay: Which Cornish Hotel Will Be Best For The UK's First Commercial Spaceport?
Hot on the heels of the news that the Hotel Encanto De Las Cruces in New Mexico has been selected as the official spaceport hotel for Virgin Galactic passengers, comes word that the UK is planning a spaceport of its own - and Newquay Airport in Cornwall is the frontrunner to get it.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Britain takes on SPACE: Potential sites for UK's first spaceport officially announced
Britain takes on SPACE: Potential sites for UK's first spaceport officially announced - and tourists could blast off as early as 2018 In just four years, space tourists could be blasting into orbit from one of eight sites named today as possible locations for the UK's first spaceport.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Revealed: 10 cheapest English seaside resorts for an August staycation
Oh we do like to be beside the seaside, but if it's a bargain family holiday you're after this summer then you're best off heading to the east coast, a new study suggests.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Woman dies after being found unconscious in Newquay street: UPDATE post mortem 'inconsistent'
UPDATE: A post-mortem carried out after an unconcious woman found on a Newquay street died in hospital has been called "inconsistent" and police are waiting for toxicology results.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Rescues and Triumph during busy weekend for Newquay RNLI
Newquay lifeboat volunteers were called out twice within 24 hours on Friday 27 and Saturday 28 June, as well as welcoming an RNLI supporter riding a Triumph motorbike on a 4,500-mile fundraising road trip.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Invasion of the con-men as potential scams reported all over Cornwall
The recent spell of sunny weather hasn't just been attracting holidaymakers to Cornwall.
Making their minds up on front
It seems that when it comes to tourists visiting Blackpool, they just can't make their mind up over whether it's a good place to spend their money or not.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Billions of jellyfish appear around British coastlines as sea temperature rises
Huge billowing blooms, each containing thousands of jellyfish, have suddenly appeared in our waters as the animals respond to high sea temperatures.