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Governing Body meeting

NHS Cornwall Events - Tue, 06/03/2018 - 11:00
Information on NHS Kernow's March Governing Body meeting.
Categories: Health

Governing Body meeting

NHS Cornwall Events - Tue, 06/02/2018 - 11:00
Information on NHS Kernow's February Governing Body meeting.
Categories: Health

Governing Body meeting

NHS Cornwall Events - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 11:00
Information on NHS Kernow's December Governing Body meeting.
Categories: Health

Save the date: Cornwall Cancer Conference “Understanding Cornwall’s Vision for the Future”

NHS Cornwall Events - Wed, 22/11/2017 - 10:00
Save the date: Cornwall Cancer Conference
Categories: Health

Governing Body meeting

NHS Cornwall Events - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:00
Information on NHS Kernow's November Governing Body meeting.
Categories: Health

Governing Body meeting

NHS Cornwall Events - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 10:00
Information on NHS Kernow's October Governing Body meeting.
Categories: Health

Governing Body meeting

NHS Cornwall Events - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:00
Information on NHS Kernow's September Governing Body meeting.
Categories: Health

What time will the eclipse of the sun take place today in...

news | This Is Cornwall - 2 hours 17 min ago
People across the UK might well be able to see a sliver of an eclipse of the sun later today. The weather for Cornwall is forecast to be fine and clear as the moon passes before the disc of the sun. While excitement has been mounting across a wide slice of America, where the eclipse will be total, the result for us here in the UK will be less impressive. The moon will block out just two per cent of the sun's disc – taking a 10 per cent bite from the diameter of the sun. Read next:...

What time will the eclipse of the sun take place today in...

Live: Breaking news, traffic, travel and weather for Monday,...

news | This Is Cornwall - 2 hours 27 min ago
Welcome to our live coverage of all the day's biggest stories, traffic and travel from across Cornwall on Monday, August 21, 2017. We'll be looking at all the traffic from 7am until this evening, so keep checking back to make sure you get wherever you're going as quickly and safely as possible. We will of course also be breaking news as it happens and keeping an eye on the weather. It's David here until 2.30pm when I hand over to the late team led today by...

 Breaking news, traffic, travel and weather for Monday,...

Man taken to hospital after sea rescue at Treyarnan Bay, Padstow

news | This Is Cornwall - 3 hours 27 min ago
A man found in difficulty in the sea at Treyarnon Bay in Padstow has been taken to hospital after being rescued by an RNLI lifeguard on Saturday morning. A member of the public and local business owner heard someone shouting for help at about 9.30am and alerted the lifeguard and coastguard, who in turn called on a lifeboat from Padstow to attend. Lifeguard Cam Wickins was on duty and grabbed a rescue board and went to the water's edge, but could not see the man. Cam Wickins An RNLI...

Man taken to hospital after sea rescue at Treyarnan Bay, Padstow

Bodmin teenage cancer survivor Elsa Barker-Brown sails with Ellen...

news | This Is Cornwall - 3 hours 27 min ago
A Bodmin teenager recovering from cancer has had her confidence boosted by taking part in a round Britain sailing challenge.Elsa Barker-Brown, 15, was warmly welcomed into Falmouth on Friday, along with six other young people in recovery from the disease as they finished the latest leg of the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust's Round Britain Voyage.Falmouth is the port where Dame Ellen memorably completed her world record circumnavigation of the globe in 2005.This is the 12th leg of the four month...

Bodmin teenage cancer survivor Elsa Barker-Brown sails with Ellen...

Penzance-bound train derails at Paddington Station in London

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 21:17
A Penzance-bound train has derailed at Paddington Station this morning. The Great Western Railway train was departing at the beginning of its journey shortly before noon when the incident happened. The rear power car left the tracks, forcing Network Rail to close platforms one and two to allow an investigation to take place. Train derailed at #Paddington 1157 service to Penzance @standardnews @thetimes pic.twitter.com/ECVk2oDvyU— SJ Williams (@SJWilliams95) August 20, 2017 A GWR...

Penzance-bound train derails at Paddington Station in London

Seven-year-old missing British boy Julian Cadman confirmed to...

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 17:31
A seven-year-old British boy who was separated from his mother and reported missing during the Barcelona terror attack is confirmed to have died. Julian Cadman, a dual British-Australian national, was reported missing by his grandfather after the massacre on Las Ramblas on Thursday (August 17) that left 13 dead and at least 120 injured.In the aftermath of the attack, Julian's relatives urged people to share a photograph of him on Facebook as fears for his safety grew.Confirming his death on...

Seven-year-old missing British boy Julian Cadman confirmed to...

Appeal for information on seal badly injured by boat's propeller...

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 16:18
Marine welfare groups in Cornwall have appealed for information following reports that a seal was badly injured after being caught by a boat propeller in St Ives. Reports surfaced yesterday afternoon (August 19) that a seal in St Ives was struck by a propeller after being fed from a pleasure boat in the harbour. The seal was able to swim away but it is believed that the injuries sustained would not be survivable. Many responses have expressed concern the victim could be 'Sammy' the...

Appeal for information on seal badly injured by boat's propeller...

Photo: Photos from Jan McLaren Egan's post

Jan McLaren Egan posted a photo on Hayle development discussion group's wall: Hayle harbour tonight. Water going out.. I hope it's not what I expect it is in front of those tankers... especially as two of the drivers watching it... (2 likes, 25 comments)

Watch driver left confused by road signs at Threemilestone...

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 15:20
A Truro driver has voiced his concern over "confusing" new road markings in Threemilestone which he believes have been painted incorrectly. The local man, who asked to remain anonymous, said the roadworks were painful for residents and commuters but now that they have been lifted a "major error" has been left in their place. He shared a dashcam video online, which he hopes will illustrate the errors he believes are in place on the approach to the Threemilestone roundabout...

Watch driver left confused by road signs at Threemilestone...

If Games of Thrones was set in Cornwall

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 15:00
Ever since it hit our screens in 2011, tv show Game of Thrones has developed a cult following but we couldn't help but notice the similarities between Westeros and Cornwall.Is there any difference between dragon slaying and herding a particularly disobedient herd of sheep?Could Jon Snow and Ross Poldark be long lost twin brothers? Can't you just imagine a Game of Thrones character hosting a banquet and serving up stargazey pie, pilchards and ale?NamesThe similarities between GoT and Kernow are...

If Games of Thrones was set in Cornwall

The '67' rudest number plates banned by the DVLA

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 13:30
The DVLA releases a list of banned number plates which are considered too rude for the road twice a year. According to according to Auto Express, the DVLA, which is responsible for maintaining a database of drivers in Great Britain, takes action over concerns that some plates are offensive, rude or just plain silly. The banned list contains letter and number combinations which could cause offence for being sexually explicit or for religious, political or racial reasons.Read more: Lidl promotion...

The '67' rudest number plates banned by the DVLA

A388 blocked both ways following incident involving cyclist in...

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 13:21
A man in his 70s has been rushed to hospital after sustaining serious head injuries in North Devon. The A388, which is the main route between Bideford and Holsworthy, was closed both ways following the incident which was initially believed to be a collision between a car and cyclist.Read more: Watch huge tuna feeding on shoal of fish in Falmouth BayHowever, Devon Live is reporting that police at the scene said the man had fallen from his bicycle and suffered serious head injuries. It was not...

A388 blocked both ways following incident involving cyclist in...

Here's everything you need to know about your rights when an...

news | This Is Cornwall - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 13:11
It has got to be everyone's worst nightmare - discovering an intruder trying to break into your home. Naturally the first thing to do would be to reach for the phone and call the police - if that's a possibility. But what if it is not an option to call for help? And what if you are face to face with the intruder? The legal rights of a homeowner practicing self-defence against a stranger breaking in are often considered a grey area in the law.Read more: Seal left badly injured after being caught...

Here's everything you need to know about your rights when an...

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