Category: Fowey

St Austell to A30 link road moves closer

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 5:22pm 27th March 2019. (Updated at 8:12am 28th March 2019)

By Local Democracy Reporter Richard Whitehouse – Image: Google.

The plans are set to go before Cornwall Council’s strategic planning committee when it meets next…

Highway 401 eastbound closed at Lancaster after crash; two hurt

Two men have been taken to hospital by paramedics after this crash on the eastbound Highway 401, east of Lancaster, Ont. on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. One man is in critical condition while the other has minor injuries. (Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston)
U…

RNLI lifeguards launch mass rescue of 21 people as rip tides strike at Fistral beach, Newquay

RNLI lifeguards saved 21 people from danger while patrolling Fistral beach at Newquay on Saturday.
Lifeguards were patrolling the water off Fistral beach using a jet ski and rescue board when a sudden rip current opened up on the northern side of the r…

How Eden Project millionaire went from life on the dole to buying Poldark harbour Charlestown

Sir Tim Smit is reportedly buying Poldark’s Charlestown harbour – but how did the Eden co-founder make his millions?
The Dutch-born British businessman, rose to fame in Cornwall for his work on the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project.
And the …

Mum told paramedics 'I've killed my baby, haven't I?' after tot died when deadly pain relief patch stuck to her as they co-slept

A baby girl died when her mum’s pain relief patch became detached and stuck to her skin as they co-slept.
Little Amelia Cooper was just 15 months old when she was found lifeless in her parent’s bed, an inquest heard.
Distraught mother Sara Talbot asked…