Surf capital Cornwall has so much to offer those who prefer more sedate holidays
From cows to 4D cinema, David McDonnell finds plenty of family-friendly fun on offer in Cornwall as he returns to this beautiful county after almost 30 years It may well be Britain's surfing capital, but Newquay has just as much to offer to those who prefer a more sedate holiday experience as thrill-seeking water worshippers.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Helicopter manufacturer AgustaWestland eyes Scilly link
The return of a helicopter service connecting the Scilly Isles to mainland Britain has taken a step closer after advisers PwC delivered a report into the viability of reinstating the air link which closed in 2012.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Safety plea to gap year students following murder of British medical students in Malaysia
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Sun Aug 10, 2014
Music Festival Called Off As Storms Hit U.k.
The final day of a music festival featuring Snoop Dogg , Bastille and Chase And Status was abandoned on Sunday after heavy storms hit the U.K. The third day of the Boardmasters event in Newquay, England was due to feature sets by acts including Bastille and George Erza, but it was called off amid high winds and heavy rain.
'Carnage' as festival delays opening
Strong winds sweeping the country have forced organisers of the Boardmasters Festival to delay the opening of the Watergate Bay music site until midday.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Worried about dementia? Help is at hand as roadshow rolls into Penzance
People of Cornwall will have the opportunity to put their questions to the experts and find out a little more about dementia in August as an Alzheimer's Society 'roadshow' rolls into Perranporth, Newquay and Penzance.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Cornwall Council has announced it's 2014 budget
Young people heading for this year's Boardmasters surf and music festival can get hold of a 'survival pack' to help them stay safe at the event, being held in Newquay and Watergate Bay from August 6 to 10 .
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Fraudsters stole my hen-do cash via Owners Direct property rental
With just weeks to go before her big wedding day, Charlotte Banks was looking forward to celebrating the last few days of unmarried life with best friends at her hen party in Cornwall.