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    • Have your say on Foxes Lane play area
      Cornwall Council is consulting on design proposals for improving a small children’s play area on Foxes Lane, Mousehole in Penzance and we’d like your views. The designs, which are all suitable for young children, have been produced by leading experts in playground manufacture. Four options have been shortlisted and the local community are being invited […]
    • Smokefree play parks roll out continues
        Families in Newquay will be able to enjoy a free fun day in the Gardens by Trenance Cottages to celebrate the gardens becoming the next smoke free park in Cornwall.  The park will be officially voluntarily smoke free from Wednesday 31st May which is also World No Tobacco day. The fun day will be […]
    • New Leader, Cabinet and Chairman for Cornwall Council
      Adam Paynter, the Leader of the Liberal Democrat group and the Councillor for the Launceston North and North Petherwin electoral division, has been elected as the new Leader of Cornwall Council.  Adam, who was proposed by Independent Group Leader Andrew Mitchell, and seconded by Malcolm Brown, the Liberal Democrat Member for St Austell Bethel, thanked […]
    • Three new winners as team work leads to Blue Flag and Seaside Awards success for beaches in Cornwall
      Once again seven Cornish beaches will be flying Blue Flags this summer with Cornwall receiving one of the largest number of Blue Flag and Seaside Awards in the country. Prestigious Blue Flags, the international standard for the best beaches in the world, will be flying this season at Cornwall Council’s Gyllyngvase in Falmouth; Porthminster and […]
    • Jubilee Pool to be transferred to the Jubilee Pool Community Benefit Society
      Jubilee Pool, an iconic feature of the Penzance seafront for 80 years, is to be transferred to the Jubilee Pool Community Benefit Society. The Friends of Jubilee Pool will be managing the pool via a new Community Benefit Society on whose board will sit the Cornwall Councillor Divisional Member, a Town Councillor as well as […]
    • Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service are Dementia Friends
      This month, Dementia Friends Champions from Social Care and Health at The Cornwall College Group visited Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety (CFRCS) Service to educate staff about dementia and how they could help change people’s perceptions of dementia. Dementia touches the lives of millions of people across the UK. Dementia Friends was launched to tackle the […]
    • Co-Operative Group Ltd fined £400,000 for health and safety breach
      At a sentencing hearing today (Monday 22 May 2017) at Truro Crown Court, the Co-Operative Group Ltd was fined £400,000 and ordered to pay costs of £50,000. Following an investigation by Cornwall Council’s Public Protection officers, Co-Operative Group Ltd pleaded guilty to a charge under Section 3 of the Health and Safety at Work etc […]
    • Wanted – potential foster carers for older children and teenagers in Cornwall
      This Foster Care Fortnight (8-21 May) Cornwall Council’s Fostering Service is urging people to come forward as potential foster carers for older children and teenagers. Find out more about becoming a foster carer Foster carers look after children and young people who are unable to live with their families.  This can be due to a number […]
    • Rogue traders and doorstep sellers targeted in a UK wide day of action
      In a bid to disrupt the activities of rogue traders across the UK, Cornwall Trading Standards Officers were this week involved in a range of education and enforcement activities to coincide with Operation Rogue Trader. Activities in Cornwall ranged from identifying vehicles used by criminals through automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) to conducting intelligence-led patrols in […]
    • Toddler Brandon and his Mum thank Bude firefighters who rescued him from locked car
      A photograph of a delighted cheeky toddler smiling at the Cornwall Fire and Rescue crew from Bude Community Fire Station who had come to free him when he became accidently locked in the family car, has been retweeted and commented on by well-wishers from all over the world. Now Brandon and his mum Kirsty will […]

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    • Newquay Tide Times for 26th May 2017
      Tide Times & Heights for Newquay on 26th May 201700:09 - Low Tide (0.27m)06:05 - High Tide (7.25m)12:31 - Low Tide (0.16m)18:26 - High Tide (7.29m)