Today (May 16) PKF Francis Clark again hosted its annual Finance in Cornwall event, which featured a broad cross-section of presentations from businesses and organisations in the finance sector.

The event also played host to a General Election hustings, whereby Parliamentary candidates took questions from a business audience on topical issues.

The three St Austell and Newquay candidates taking questions and putting their cases forward were: Steve Double (Conservative), Stephen Gilbert (Liberal Democrat), and Kevin Neil (Labour). Cornwall Chamber of Commerce CEO, Kim Conchie hosted the event.