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Climber seriously hurt in cliff fall
A climber has suffered "major injuries" after falling up to 50ft down cliffs.
Council to lobby for lower voting age
Cornwall Council is to lobby the government to lower the voting age in elections to 16.
Cost of 'paupers' funerals' rising
The cost to south west councils of so-called "paupers' funerals" has risen by 39% in four years - so why are they footing the bill for more and more of the ceremonies?
Cornish lifeboat crew honoured
A lifeboat crew that spent six hours searching for and rescuing a French trawler-man off the Cornish coast receive an award by the RNLI.
Space rocket debris found off Scilly
A large chunk of what is believed to have been an unmanned American space rocket is found in the sea off the Isles of Scilly.
Father jailed for 'extreme' baby abuse
A father who inflicted life-threatening injuries on his baby is jailed for 10 years.
Agency social workers cost soars to £16m
South West councils spent £16.5m on agency social workers last year, up from £6.8m in 2012, it has emerged.
Armed police sent to major events
Armed police are deployed to major public events in Devon and Cornwall as a precaution following the Paris attacks
'Jellyfish soup' as hundreds wash up
A "huge number" of jellyfish have washed up on several of Cornwall's beaches, conservationists say.
VIDEO: Chickens' winter woolies to keep warm
A woman from Falmouth in Cornwall is knitting jumpers for her hens to keep them warm and raise money for charity.
AUDIO: Hymn composed in trenches re-played
A hymn composed by a soldier in the trenches during World War One is played at remembrance service in Hayle, Cornwall.
Friend joy to be Launceston skipper
Richard Friend says he is "honoured" to be appointed captain of National Two South club Launceston.
Redruth 'turn corner' with away win
Redruth boss Steve Larkins says their away results have 'turned the corner' after beating Clifton in National Two South.
Pirates boss hails Bedford comeback
Cornish Pirates boss Ian Davies hails his side after they come from behind to beat Bedford 32-31.

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Labour criticises 'rush to war' vote
Labour accuses David Cameron of a "rush to war" after he rejects calls for a two-day debate on UK air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria.
Disruption as doctors' strike halted
Hospitals across England face disruption with thousands of operations cancelled, despite a 24-hour strike by junior doctors being called off.
Yorkshire Ripper 'facing prison return'
Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe is no longer mentally ill and should be returned to jail, it has been reported.
North-south divide in England's schools
About a third of secondary schools in northern England and the midlands are not good enough, Ofsted's annual report says.
Fairy lights 'slow' wi-fi speeds
Christmas tree lights might be slowing your wi-fi speeds warns watchdog Ofcom as it releases an app that can check for interference.
'Down to the bone' model's health alert
A model who was asked to slim "down to the bone" will hand in a petition to Downing Street calling for better healthcare in the modelling industry.
Two banks warned in annual stress test
Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered were the weakest of Britain’s seven largest banks in a Bank of England economic stress test.
Prince Charles to make forest appeal
Prince Charles is to call for better protection of the world's forests at the UN climate conference in Paris.
Heathrow conditions 'must be met'
The government should not support building a third runway at Heathrow until certain environmental conditions can be met, MPs say.
Organ donor law 'revolution' begins
Wales becomes the first nation in the UK to introduce a "revolutionary" new system to increase the number of organ donors.
Fewer repeats over Christmas on BBC One
More than 90% of BBC One programming on at peak time over Christmas this year will be new, the corporation's acting head of TV says.
Fox fable beats bestsellers to book prize
A fable about friendship and loss by a debut author beats bestselling novels The Girl on the Train and Go Set a Watchman to be named Waterstones Book of the Year.
I am coming for Fury's titles - Wilder
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder wants to unify the division by fighting new WBA, IBF & WBO champion Tyson Fury.
LTA a waste of my time - Murray
Andy Murray says he does not talk to the Lawn Tennis Association about British tennis' future as "nothing ever gets done".
England win thrilling super over
England complete their UAE tour with a dramatic super-over win against Pakistan to seal a 3-0 Twenty20 series whitewash.
Labour to launch EU 'In' campaign
Labour is to officially launch its campaign for the UK to stay in the EU, arguing that the country's security depends on its continued membership.
Climate talks 'could be turning point'
US President Barack Obama says the key UN climate conference in Paris could be a "turning point" in global efforts to limit future temperature rises.
BT warned over internet provision
Ofcom warns there could be a "structural separation" between BT and its subsidiary, Openreach which provides internet access infrastructure.
'Brink of war' and 'Ripper to prison'
Most of Tuesday's papers focus on what they see as imminent UK air strikes in Syria, while some report that the Yorkshire Ripper could be moved from a secure hospital to prison.
VIDEO: Police chase 80mph drunk driver
West Midlands Police have released a video of a drunk driver swerving across the M5, as forces across the region begin the Christmas anti-drink drive campaign
VIDEO: The rise of the banking app?
The BBC's Personal Finance correspondent Simon Gompertz looks at the rising popularity of banking by app.
VIDEO: In the ring with 'white-collar' boxers
With renewed calls for so-called white-collar boxing to be banned, just why did this 42-year-old company director go into the ring?
VIDEO: '16 seizures and four induced comas'
A 21-year-old from Bridgend describes his life on dialysis since a failed kidney transplant at the age of nine.
VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe on hunchbacks and Harry P
Daniel Radcliffe talks to BBC Breakfast about his latest role alongside James McAvoy in the film Victor Frankenstein.
VIDEO: Plane aborts landing due to 70mph winds
A plane aborted its landing at Manchester Airport after winds of up to 70mph swept across the North West.
VIDEO: Junior doctors' row in 70 seconds
A 24-hour strike by junior doctors is called off following a breakthrough in talks. But what exactly is this row about?
VIDEO: The Furys meet the media - best bits
The best bits from world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury's bizarre news conference in Bolton, including an incredible rant from his father.
Sports Personality: 2015 contenders
Meet the 12 contenders on this year's shortlist
Russian TV rewrites history in Litvinenko drama
Russian TV rewrites death of Alexander Litvinenko
Christmas shopping by numbers
Unpicking the numbers for Black Friday and Cyber Monday
Do 20% of British Muslims really sympathise with jihadists?
Do 20% of British Muslims really sympathise with jihadists?
Celebrating St Andrew's Day - with the Romanian flag
What happened with Facebook and the saltire on St Andrews Day?
Deselection fear hangs over Corbyn's critics
Is Labour about to return to fratricide of early 80s?
'Davis Cup win can inspire a nation'
Andy Murray and team can inspire next generation

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