If Glasney College in Penryn had not been closed, it might have become a university, making it the third oldest in Britain after Oxford and Cambridge.
Every year, hundreds of people from around Bude take part in a Christmas Day swim in honour of the long-serving Bude Surf Lifesaving Club member Mike Moyle.
According to legend, Jesus once visited Cornwall with his uncle, Joseph of Arimathea, who was a tin trader.
The Cornish landscape has changed dramatically from centuries past to the present day. By looking at maps through history we can track Cornwall’s progress.