Medical director struck off for ignoring concerns
A medical director who ignored a damning report on a gynaecologist at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust has been struck off.
Care home worker Karen Pedley given 14 life sentences
A "fire-obsessed" care home worker who killed a 96-year-old resident by setting fire to her room is given 14 life sentences.
Teenager describes summer on 'terrifying' adult ward
A teenage girl with mental health problems describes her "terrifying" experience of being cared for on an adult ward.
Alton Towers founder gets Cornwall resort go-ahead
A so-called "six star" holiday resort to be developed by Alton Towers founder John Broome is given planning approval in Cornwall.
Fire hero care home worker guilty of murder and arsons
A woman who became "fascinated with fire" after saving her family from a burning house is found guilty of killing a woman in an arson attack.
Medical director failings 'not misconduct', tribunal hears
Failings by a medical director to protect patients did not amount to misconduct, a tribunal rules.