Strongbow Exploration will take over South Crofty Tin Project near Redruth, which shut down in March 1998. Europe’s last tin mine in Cornwall. At the time campaigners trying to raise the profile of Cornwall’s economic crisis crossed the Tamar Bridge paying the £1.00 toll in pennies. New life could be breathed into Cornwall’s once-proud tin industry […]
5th March 2015 St Piran’s Day Bodmin ~ St Piran’s Day Parade ~ More Info Bude ~ St Piran’s Day Walk ~ More Info Falmouth ~ St Piran’s Day Parade ~ 10.00 to 11.40 am The parade will leave from the Moor. Newquay ~ St Piran’s Day Parade ~ More Info Launceston ~ St. Piran’s Day – Lanson […]
Dates for Launch Events as follows… The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership has successfully secured funding to help small businesses trading in town centres to develop their digital skills and grow their business online. The fund is open to all small businesses whether you are a shop, guest house, restaurant or office. […]
CORNISH WRESTLING EXHIBITION 8TH & 9TH NOVEMBER Billiard Room, Landithy Hall, Madron in association with the Cornish Wrestling Association. MORE INFO
Brigantine ‘Eye of the Wind’ bound for Tall Ship Regatta “Open ship” presentation in Falmouth and London-Royal Greenwich Around 35 years ago the traditional square rigger ‘Eye of the Wind’ was the flagship and base camp of the renowned scientific expedition “Operation Drake”. HRH Charles, Prince of Wales himself steered the proud brig while he […]
Harmoniemusik at the Parish Church ~ St Columb Major – 26/28/30 August 2014 The classical music group Harmoniemusik will again visit the Parish Church of St Columb Major to perform three varied and entertaining concerts. The St Columb Festival was launched in the early 1970s by Cornish born Richard Cooke, whose father Canon Cooke served at […]
15th-22nd August 2014 Opening Event Night: 15th August 6.30pm (food available, tapas).£3 entrance Closing Event Night: 22nd August 6.30pm onwards. £3 entrance. Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens Nr Gulval, TR20 8YL THE WAKING PATH- ARTWORKS EXPLORING PILGRIMAGE, JOURNEY AND PLACE. When Roger Thorp was invited by Neil and Jane Armstrong, late one winters night, to create […]
Ignite 2014, the £120,000 business start-up competition, delivered by Oxford Innovation as part of the ERDF funded Coaching for High Growth programme, continues to search for innovative entrepreneurs in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly who plan to start a new business or have been trading for less than a year. A series […]
The Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander MP, will tomorrow announce that the government will recognise the Cornish under the Framework Convention for Protection of National Minorities. Being recognised as a minority may sound like a technicality but it’s a big deal. The Cornish will have the same protections as the Welsh, Scottish […]
On Saturday 26th April 2014 the streets of Camborne will come alive with a spectacular day of free Steam, entertainment and much more…
Tweet Bus has been travelling to Cornish towns with Superfast Cornwall visiting businesses already connected to Superfast Broaband. See all the photos.
The School Census, the annual statutory survey by schools of the ethnicity of schoolchildren shows that the number of children recorded as Cornish in Cornwall increased from 40.9% to 46% between 2011 and 2013 as follows: 2011: 40.9% 2012: 43.2% 2013: 46% READ MORE
This year’s Boscastle Food, Art and Craft Festival will be taking place on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October 2013. James Strawbridge, TV chef, sustainable living expert and co-star of The Hungry Sailors will be opening the Festival.
Although the forecast was grim, the eleventh Newquay Fish Festival saw mainly blue skies and sunshine. Check out the photos and Tweets sent out live.
The eleventh Newquay Fish Festival takes place on September 6th 7th and 8th.
Crowdfunder helps fund a number of projects, big or small, that aim to change the world a little or a lot. Since their launch in 2010, the Crowdfunder network has raised over £500,000 for great ideas, people and projects. Crowdfund Cornwall is the only regional Crowd Fund indicative.
Three glorious warm sunny days saw crowds flocking to the Royal Cornwall show 4000 more people through the gates than last year.
Spring into Local campaign Tomorrow marks the start of ‘Spring into Local’ week, a campaign to encourage people to shop local and avoid using supermarkets for the first week of Spring. The campaign has gained support from quite a number of small businesses across Cornwall as well as town groups, Love Launceston, Love Liskeard, Love St […]
Coyte farm ~ photograph Matthew Farcey Coyte Farm is currently green fields just to the west of St Austell, at St Mewan, just off the main Truro road. Proposals would see this concreted over to create a retail area bigger than St Austell town centre. The St Austell community and local businesses are uniting behind […]
Our Cornwall to lobby of Cornwall Council. The Planning Policy Advisory Panel is meeting on January 31st to discuss the Local Plan. This will be debating an amendment for a housing target of 29,000. Our Cornwall is calling on all those who support a more sensible and sustainable policy for Cornwall to write to Councillors […]