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Hello. so it's goodbye from me -


Tonight on Spotlight the threat from cyber crime -


We'll investigate how young hackers are being persuaded


to put their skills to good use to help protect us.


One 16-year-old tells us how he's now using his knowledge to expose


We'll also tonight be looking at the growth of new communities


So called 'garden villages' will soon be sprouting


but at what cost to the current infrastructure and environment?


A newly merged GP practice caring for more than sixty thousand people


Ten years after the Torrey Canyon, you could remember coming home from


a day on he beach and having to scrape the tar off your feet.


of one of the world's worst pollution incidents.


The UK's leading law enforcement agency is targeting young people


who are at risk of falling into cyber crime as cases emerge


in the South West of teenagers who are developing skills to hack


The National Crime Agency says those carrying out the attacks are getting


younger as crime moves off the street and online.


Many try to break in to systems for fun but don't realise


There are now moves to harness the knowledge young people have


gained so they can be used to help protect companies.


Harriet Bradshaw has this exclusive report.


Searching a neighbourhood for weaknesses - online


But breaking into web-sites and computer systems


can be done on a global scale from the comfort of a living room.


And now the experts in how to do it are


But one 16-year-old from the South West is now using his skills


I did not actually steal any people's


data, like addresses or credit cards or anything, I did it to raise


awareness that the security isn't as good as these people think.


I just wanted to point it out that there's


a 16-year-old in a bedroom that can hack your whole business and there's


I dare say I'm not the only parent that doesn't understand


it and doesn't get what these young people,


the skills and talent they


have, I think there is a lot of information out there about


It is often a tactic to take away their technology or their


phones or their computers, I don't think that's the answer.


Because that may just drive them more


The National Crime Agency said some young hackers are attracted


to the kudos they get from crime, so one Plymouth-based company is


campaigning to keep young people on the right side of the law by


Their massive ability is not always recognised, unless you're


around professionals and what we are trying to say is,


come and interact with us as professionals in the


industry, because we can give you that high-five, not the


Because we will show you that these skills can be


Cybercrime is becoming harder and harder to


fight, but it's hoped tapping into the talents of teenagers might


keep them out of trouble and the rest of us safe.


Well Cyber Security Challenge UK encourages young people


to use their computer skills in a positive way.


Nigel Harrison from the organisation join us now.


What methods do you use to help persuade people too put their skills


to good use? We have been running for the last seven years now,


nationwide competitions and regional competitions to find talented young


people ready to join the profession and the competition format is the


main means. Online competition and those are then who are the best of


those on the online competitions come forward to our face to face


competitions and indeed then we run an annual national final. So that's


open to young people and career changers and our last final in


November attracted the youngest conten Tant was 16 and the toldest


56. So a great of people. In addition, we run quite an extensive


programme of reaching out to schools and universities to offer them


competitions, careers advice and those sorts of things. Indeed, we


have just launched a new qualification, an extended project


qualification, targeted at 16 to 18-year-olds to help them get those


vital extra points towards getting university places. How much demand


is there for cyber security experts, what sot of career can it provide?


Kit provide a luke -- it can provide a lucrative and interesting career.


It is a diverse profession. There is a lot of people who have the


impression that it's all deeply technical and it is not. We have to


get people who understand human psychology, we have to get people


who understand the legal implications and such like. So the


broad spectrum of skill sets that are required. The latest figures,


these are back end of last year, were that globally, there would be


several million short fall in the profession by the early 2020s. So


there is a huge demand for new talent. And currently we have got


about 9,500 people of all ages registered as contestants on our


platform. A massive challenge. We are going to have to leave it there,


but thank you very much. More than a decade after the plan


was first hatched, a new village in mid-Cornwall has finally been


given outline approval The settlement just north


of St Austell is officially designated by the Government as one


of its "garden village" schemes. Today it successfully


cleared its biggest hurdle. Other similar schemes


are coming down the pipeline Our business correspondent Neil


Gallacher reports from Clay Country. It has been home to China clay


workings, tonight a square mile just north of St Austell is set


to become home to homes. 1,500 are them are due to be


built here and shops, health facilities and a school


and employment space. There are clues everywhere that the


land belongs to the clay giant Imrerys, which is one


of the partners in the development company behind this


seem and they have been looking pretty certain


to get this outline planning consent


at least since January, when the Government said this could be


one of garden villages A garden village - supposed to mean


a location that makes environmental sense and a good


proportion of affordable housing. How many of these homes


will be affordable? So 450 homes will be classified


as affordable homes. And we have said we would


like to offer self-build to people who want to build their own


homes or local builders who want to build three or four homes


should be part of scheme. We found a mixed


reaction in the area. Used to work in the old clay


works, but the thing is I suppose people


need places to live and they have got to build


it I think it could be


good for us, yeah. I don't think there is


enough facilities for those that are here now, yet they're


introducing or have passed more planning for additional homes and


houses and where are the additional What about the pressures on existing


local facilities? What we have looked


at is the impact of the development and we have been doing


this for about ten years, so we have done a lot of analysis, it is clear


there are things that need to be put So what we have done


in our plan is make sure we have taken into account


things like we do need a school, we need a health care facility,


we need a community centre. We need to upgrade


the sewage system. happen. Similar developments like


this one look likely to happen elsewhere in due course,


a garden town of 10,000 homes on the edge of Taunton


and a guaranteed village This development, being smaller,


may be an early test of garden villages


for Britain as a whole. Now a brief roundup of other stories


making the news in the South West. A man's been jailed for four


years after a woman died Sabrina Bellman died on Boxing Day


2015 when the car she was in had Thirty one year old Daniel Smith


was found guilty of several charges, including causing death


by dangerous driving. A man has pleaded not guilty


to possessing an explosive substance with intent,


after a device was found on a tube Counter-terror police carried out


searches at a property Damon Smith appeared


via videolink at the Old Bailey. His trial is provisionally


set for the 24th April. Torbay is to become one of the first


authorities in the country to run its own lottery


to support local causes. Tickets will cost a pound,


sixty pence will go towards charity and community projects


in the borough. There'll be a jackpot


prize of ?25,000 and none of the money will go to Torbay


Council. The first draw is expected to take


place at the end of May. The days of the small local GP


practice appear to be numbered. One such practice in Plymouth closes


it doors tomorrow despite a local The closure comes as two larger


practices announce they're merging to become the largest in the South


west with more than 60 The super practice is around 8 times


bigger than average and will treat more than 1 in 5 people


in Plymouth and Ivybridge. Most patients will still go


to the same surgery as before but it's hoped there will be


a shorter wait for routine appointments and more services


on offer as our Health correspondent There's a national shortage


of GPs, but demand for appointments has risen by more


than 15% in recent years. One solution is for bigger


practices, such as the merger between Oaks Health


and Beacon Medical Group, which operates surgeries


in Plymouth and Ivybridge. It's hoped paramedics,


prescribing nurses and pharmacists can spread the workload


and bring security. I think it's a way of building


a sustainable future for general practice and


I think we all need GPs, myself included,


and I think we need to find a sustainable


way of working that means the GP isn't the person that


does everything. The new superpractice will have more


than 60,000 patients. But is promising there will still be


a familiar atmosphere and We're very much keen


to keep a local feel and respond to the needs


of our community here, so, although we will be part of Beacon,


we have got a different patient population here,


so it may be that things that work well here don't


work so well in other places and things that work


there don't work so well here. And increasingly this


is how our GP practices are likely to look, as a means


of coping with the difficulty in recruiting doctors


at a time when demand for Dr Richard Ayres knows


the problem facing A campaign by him and his


patients failed to stop his Cumberland Surgery from being


closed at the end of this week. But he believes smaller practices do


have a future in they work together. Coming to a small practice where


there's not very many doctors, where we stay where patients stay as well


and we get to know each other and share life's journey a bit together,


that to me is the essence of Dr Ayres's old surgery may be


closing, but hundreds of his patients haven't registered


with a new doctor and will be automatically allocated a new GP


in another part of the city. A one million pound restoration


of a historic building in the centre The upgrading of the Georgian


Library Roof and other work on the Devon and Exeter Institution


will help to protect it's collection of rare


books and newspapers - some dating back


to the 16th century. As Hamish Marshall reports,


the old roof was so heavy it was in danger of bringing


the building down. As good as new, but still true


to its original design. It's taken five years,


but now the library of the Institution, which has an important


collection of local books, can have daylight again -


the way those who created it two They were designed to let


the natural light into the library and 200 years ago they depended


on natural light more


than anything else. So it's really put us back


on a very solid footing. This was the scene last


summer when we saw the project - funded by Historic England


and the Heritage Lottery Fund - But now this is no


longer a building site. It was quite daunting


looking at the work that was needed to do, with


the unknown aspects of this job. Again with the people


you had, it does This crane wasn't here last summer,


it's part of demolition of the In fact, builders and staff


stood by here on the Institution's roof during the fire


last autumn, in case it spread. Well, the roof is now


covered with this copper Before this was lead, which was


actually so heavy the building was actually moving and here


we have got a mixture of the the old and the


new. These are the slates that came off


when the work began. There wasn't quite


enough to cover the building at the end,


so some new ones have been And inside, a growing number


of students like Oscar are Here it has other people


doing other things. It has not just students working


on essays, it's sort of a more Times may have changed,


but now we have a new chapter in the battle to protect


and preserve this rare collection of books,


charting the South West Next on Spotlight a first glimpse


inside one of the South West's main tourist attractions


after its refurbishment. And later - seen on TV for the first


time, how one family captured on film the horror


of the Torrey Canyon disaster. And sculpting in sand -


we'll reveal the finished works After an eighteen month closure,


the refurbished Tate St Ives The new extension is still under


construction and won't open until the Autumn, but the existing


building is hosting a brand new exhibition


and Spotlight's Lucie Fisher has So this is Jessica Warboy's sea


paintings and whenever she is commissioned by art galleries


or museums to create a work, she goes to the nearest sea, bit of sea


or ocean, to get the natural She throws them in the sea


and she actually makes the sea a participant in the work,


the sea makes the work. Absolutely and this is a mix


of really ceramic art by young contemporary artists,


we also have a lot of the potters like Jill Crowley here with some


of her absolutely amazing and crazy


if I may say teapot. You have got Denise Wren,


all she did was elephants. And in here what we have


got is the Californian Clay Revolution from


the 1950s and '60s. This work is in part a response


to the way in which these other artists, these west


coast ceramacists work, response - saying people


like Barbera Hepworth is as present in my work as much


as one of these other Mark Osterfield told me


what a relief it is to finally be opening


This is our core purpose and this is the first step.


So we will be open over the summer, we will have this excellent


show for all our visitors and the local community in the summer.


But come the autumn, we will be launching


the new Tate St Ives and


And that step change is well under way outside.


On the right we have the new loading bay, which is of a


scale that means we can bring in huge artworks to Cornwall,


And we've got a really good lift in order to


bring them into the gallery and to lower them down


and to the left you can just see the edge of the roofscape above our


So we have a 500 square metre gallery


space, which is the equivalent of all or other gallery spaces


And this is the new activity room for families.


Come tomorrow it will be a "clayground"


After 18 months of closure, everybody here is full of


excitement for the new opening tomorrow.


Now you may remember a couple of weeks ago we covered the 50th


anniversary of the day the Torrey Canyon supertanker ran


aground on rocks between Lands End and the Isles of Scilly.


Well today marks the day the ship - which polluted much of the Cornish


coast causing Britain's biggest ever oil spill -


A former fireman has now come forward with some previously unseen


footage that was recorded on his family's cine camera


and Eleanor Parkinson has been to meet him.


This isn't an ordinary film, it is a record of a piece of history. In


1967 the supertanker Torrey Canyon spills her cargo of oil and locals


can smell it reaching the shore. The home video was shot by Ray Ireland.


I wint out in the garden and I could smell it. I said, the oil's coming


in. That is the beach. You can see it is just one mass of tar. It is


absolutely, like... Melted chocolate. Hundreds of thousands of


tonnes of detergent is brought in to try and break up the oil. In some


locations it is brought by helicopter. This is the early stages


of spraying, they had no automatic pumps. They had a manual pump. Until


things progressed and they increased and got some better equipment.


Despite their best efforts the detergent didn't work and it wasn't


good for those handling it. I know one fire man, after he said, I had


to leave the service, he showed his hands and they were bad. As the days


passed it was clear the impact on wildlife was huge. Look at that


bird. Poor thing can't move, can it? It was all the flying birds that go


into the water and that then. It was quite a mess. There was only one


place for them - bye-bye. A decision was made to bomb the tanker and she


sank. But the coastline took years to recover. Even ten years after the


Torrey Canyon, you could remember coming home from a day on the beach


and having to sit and scrape the tar off your feet with a lollipop stick.


The memories are still as strong as the day of the disaster.


And if you want to hear more about the Torrey Canyon disaster,


there's a documentary currently available on the BBC Radio iplayer


called "Torrey Canyon and the Toxic Tides".


I can remember scraping tar off my feet as well.


Now, if you've ever been on the beach and tried to impress


the family by making something out of sand, you'll know


So prepare to be completely blown away by the pros!


Artists at an attraction in Dorset have even been painting their sand


The team in Weymouth is led by Mark Anderson whose family


The idea of using colour was a tribute to my grandfather who


started painting with the sand. That was a first. He started with Kong


and nearly all of them were made. We are doing the tiger that. Was one of


his first. And then Kong as well. We are doing that and that will be


coloured throughout the season. Because it is not supporting


anything, we wet it down, pack it into place and carve it out using


typically a trowel of some sort and then I use a couple of different


types of brush to get the effect of an animal, and the fur. A bit of a


change this year. We have been asked many times when, if the people can


see the sculptors working. We have changed a few from last year and we


are going to keep a couple of the most popular ones and change a


through and hopefully there is always somebody here working. So we


are under a roof and nothing gets washed away. No issues with the


weather. Hopefully. The British weather. The good old British


weather. Incredible. The detail was incredible. And the good old British


weather, but it has been warm today. It has been lovely Daid. Ly --


today. We have had some really good temperatures, certainly the warmest


day of the year so far. St Helier was top at 19 degrees. Well above


the average for the time of year. Where we have had the cloud and rain


its around 12 degrees. This stripe of blue, the rain, has been trouble


and it has been back and forth across Cornwall. More to come


tonight. And ahead of it some breaks in the cloud, but some showers. Not


a bad evening for some of us. The forecast tomorrow is not quite so


warm A fresher feel to the day. Some sunshine, but also some showers. If


anything more persistent rain later in the day. We have a weather front


that will move through steadily and by lunch tooichl tomorrow it is


across the central part of Britain. We have two systems. This will bring


more rain tomorrow night. But it should be going through by the time


we get into the start of weekend. Plenty of showers on Saturday. Some


hail and thunder. And then high pressure comes back for Sunday. So


of two days, Sunday is the better day. That is the picture that we


have had tonight with that rain coming and going. It will move


across us. But before that we have had some pleasant late sunshine.


This was this afternoon in Okehampton. We have had some warmth


from the sun and it has been a pleasant day. There is the risk of


some showers tonight. But many of us getting away with a dry start to the


night. But rain will come in fairly swiftly through the night and be


across us by the morning. These pictures filmed by our cameraman,


Alex. Thank you for those. Tonight the cloud will produce some rain and


continue eastwards. It is mild night at ten or 11 degrees. Some rain in


the morning, but moving quickly and the skies will clear, the sun will


come out. Before that line of more persistent rain returns late in the


day. So a reasonable day. Not a warm as today. 14 the maximum


temperature. The Isles of Scilly a bright first half of the day and


then it will cloud over. There is the times of high water. Plymouth is


9.02. Some reasonable waves for the surfers.


Some sharp showers on Saturday. Sunday is a fine day. Monday also


fine and dry. Just a bit more cloud. Have a good evening. Thank you,


David. We have put that film of Torrey Canyon on our Facebook page


and we will be back at 6.30 tomorrow. Good night.


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