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St Austell railway station was opened by the Cornwall Railway on on the hillside above the town centre.This, along with other factors, led to St Austell becoming one of the ten most important commercial centres of Cornwall.Work began in 1963 on the pedestrian precinct which included shops, offices and flats: the design was by Alister Mac Donald & Partners and the materials reinforced concrete with some stone facing.Named after Saint Austol (Saint Austell is mostly unrelated), one of the earliest references to the village of St Austell is in John Leland's Itinerary, where he says "At S.Austelles is nothing notable but the paroch chirch".

A Brewery Museum and Visitor Centre is situated on the site of the St Austell Brewery in Trevarthian Road.

The town has two weekly newspapers Radio St Austell Bay is a local radio station which broadcasts from studios at Tregorrick Park.

In August 2007, developers David Mc Lean and demolition team Gilpin moved onto the town centre site to complete the preparation, with the Filmcentre which was originally an Odeon cinema dating back to 1936, being demolished in late September/early October.

In October 2007, the South West of England Regional Development Agency (SWRDA) announced the new development would be named White River Place.

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