Truro, England Newswire

Truro, England Newswire

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  1. Tiny Truro: the unlikely city launching a bid to become European capital of cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | LandlordZONE News

    With just 19,000 residents, it's only the fourth-largest city in Cornwall, but the country's most south-westerly centre has big ambitions. It is mounting a A 500,000 bid to become European City of Culture in 2023, even though Britain will by then have left the European Union.


  2. Mylor Yacht Harbour consulting over plans to extend marinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Falmouth Packet

    Mylor Yacht Harbour has begun widespread consultation into a project which could see more than A 1 million invested in a "small and sensitive" extension to its existing marina. Both a formal and informal consultation process is being held well in advance of MYH submitting a full planning application for a scheme which could provide berths for 30 extra boats.


  3. Anne Lawrence, from Porthleven, was honoured for her work at Mullion ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Falmouth Packet

    Anne Lawrence from Porthleven, who worships at Mullion, and Betty Hodges from Constantine are among 20 recipients of the Cross of St Piran 2017. Handed out at two special ceremonies at Perranzabuloe on St Piran's Day, the awards honour those in the Duchy who have made a special contribution to the life of the Church.


  4. Rebecca Smith, Dame Carol Black, and Julian Wills at the awards.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Falmouth Packet

    The college received the Workplace Health Award for the third consecutive year, thanks largely to its devotion to staff's wellbeing and health programmes. The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Workplace Health Award is a county standard of good practice and a quality mark of health and wellbeing in the workplace.


  5. Young Falmouth sailor lands in Grenada following solo Atlantic tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Falmouth Packet

    A 21 year-old from Falmouth has arrived in the Caribbean following a single handed Atlantic crossing despite an onboard fire just hours from reaching port. He set out from Mylor in July 2016 with his best friend Harry Scott, crossing the English Channel in search of adventure with a pair of surfboards, a foldaway bicycle, a guitar and a small workshop.


  6. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | Cornish Guardian

    With broadband speeds faster than the centre of London and one of the UK's fastest growth rates within the technology sector, Cornwall has been catapulted to the forefront of the digital revolution. The Tech Cluster at Pool Innovation Centre is home to some of the most innovative and fastest-growing digital companies in the UK and the industry is beginning to transform one of Cornwall's most deprived areas.


  7. Katy Barnes and Liam Jolly, of SW1 Productions, are responsible for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | Cornish Guardian

    Her intention was to start putting on gigs in her home county, one that was notoriously starved of touring bands at the time. Fifteen years on and Katy helms SW1 Productions, renowned for programming the line-up for the sixth biggest festival in the UK, Boardmasters.


  8. Road Safety on the agenda at the Truro and Roseland Community Network Panel meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Falmouth Packet

    The meeting, held on March 14 at New County Hall, Truro, will host Paula Wellings, casualty reduction manager from Cornwall Council , who will explain the work of the Fire and Road Safety Team within the community. As part of this Paula will be answering questions around road safety and Stuart Douglas, a volunteer for Speed Watch, will be talking about reducing vehicle speeds.


  9. A beach clean will be held this weekend at the popular three mile long beach at PerranporthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Cornish Guardian

    After two storms washed mountains of rubbish and plastic on to the coast of Cornwall, one company is now asking the community to get behind them in an effort to clean a popular beach. A beach clean at Perranporth has been organised by Truro-based water company Nijhuis Industries H2OK, to take place on Saturday, March 4. The company are hoping that Cornish residents will come down with families and friends to volunteer their time to help clean the three-mile long beach.


  10. Truro traffic chaos: We reveal the reasons behind the huge delays this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Commuters faced traffic chaos this morning as many try to return to work for the first day after the half-term. Our Cornwall Live deputy head of content Steve Smith said it took him around an hour and 40 minutes to get from Gorran to Truro - a journey that normally takes half an hour.


  11. Body washed up on Perranporth beach identified as Truro manRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A body which washed up on a Perranporth beach at the start of the month has been identified as that of a 43 year old Truro man. Police are appealing for witnesses after the body of Stephen Lloyd Thomas was found at Perran Sands at 8.30am on Monday, February 6. The body has since been identified, and Mr Thomas' next of kin have been informed.


  12. Eight parents to pay 2,400 for their children missing school in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Eight parents have been ordered to fork out more than A 2,400 between them for failing to ensure their children attend schools in Cornwall. They all appeared before Truro Magistrates on Wednesday, where they entered guilty pleas to failing to ensure that their child attended school regularly.


  13. Helston youngster one of four Cornish to be crowned South West cross country championRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Schools Cross Country runners triumphed in the mud and torrential rain at last Saturday's South West Schools Cross Country Championships held at Truro School. The county can now boast a quartet of South West Champions: Katie Hughes , Finn Birnie , Grace Brock and Maisy Luke , with Intermediate Boys and Senior Girls also crowned as South West team champions.


  14. Tony and Colin produce thrilling battle in record turnout at Newquay 10kRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Road running in Cornwall reached new heights in Sunday's Newquay 10K road race, attracting an all time record for a Grand Prix race of 768 finishers, confirming the decision by the Newquay club to move from it's October date to February. Round 2 of the Grand Prix Series, which was sponsored by Flounders Fish and Chips, attracted quality fields in both the men's and ladies' races, providing an ideal platform for the Cornwall AC pair, Godolphin School's Colin Snook and Emma Stepto, to produce notable victories.


  15. Work to start on year-long project to replace roundabouts at TreluswellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Work is due to start on Monday on the A 2.9 million scheme which will see the current road layout at Treluswell replaced with one single roundabout which is aimed at improving traffic flows and reducing congestion. As well as doing away with the two mini-roundabouts, the A39 Falmouth Gateway - Treluswell Roundabout scheme will include the strengthening of an embankment and lead to improvements to visibility for drivers approaching the junction from Truro.


  16. Year-long work on improving busy roundabout is due to start this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Work is set to start on the Treluswell Roundabout at the end of this month which will transform it from two mini roundabouts to one big one. It is expected to take about a year to complete.


  17. Tony takes second place in first Grand Prix road race of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A huge field gathered for the opening race of the 2017 Cornwall Grand Prix Road Race Serie - the Storm Force 10 miles in Camborne on Sunday. There were stunning individual victories for the second successive year from Peter Le Grice and Emma Stepto and a battle royal for the honours in the Men's team competition.


  18. LadockRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | FarmingUK

    A superb ring fenced farm with alternate streams of income in a fantastic, rural setting. In all about 24.92 acres Ventonglidder is situated in a private, peaceful and delightful position just 7.3 miles from the thriving town of Truro.


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    Jan 14, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Since being founded in 1979 JD Wetherspoon pubs have become a fixture on high streets up and down the country - and in Cornwall it's no different. Since Falmouth's The Packet Station opened in March 2003, others have followed and after the opening of The Coinage Hall in Helston in November 2015 it means there are now 10 Wetherspoon pubs in the county ensuring that punters are fed and watered.


  20. Land at LadockRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | FarmingUK

    Currently pasture land, equally suitable for arable, borehole water supply, stock proof boundaries and practical shaped fields. The land is situated 1.5 miles south east of the Carland Cross A30 roundabout, roughly mid-way between Carland Cross and Ladock.