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201205 | How do Christmas bubbles work in Cornwall? All you need to know

How do Christmas bubbles work in Cornwall?

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201202 | Cornwall’s front-line health and care workers will get Covid-19 vaccine next week

Cornwall’s front-line health and care workers will get Covid-19 vaccine next week

Posted By theboss on 2nd December 2020

By Richard Whitehouse  read more »

201201 | Cornwall’s “NHS heroes” once more forced to pay for hospital car parking, despite government promise

 

Cornwall’s “NHS heroes” once more forced to pay for hospital car parking, despite government promise

Posted By theboss on 1st December 2020

By Richard Whitehouse  read more »

201202 | Chemicals from plastic in ocean lead to animal deformities new study finds; Biologists in Cornwall have found chemicals

Biologists in Cornwall have found that chemicals released in the ocean from plastic can lead to deformities in marine animals
Sea urchins have been shown to grow deformed when in contact with chemicals from marine plastic
Sea urchins grow with deformities if in contact with chemicals from marine plastics, scientists from Cornwall have shown
nurdles are the plastic pellets

Chemicals from plastic in ocean lead to animal deformities new study finds

Scientists from Cornwall have shown that chemicals leaching from marine plastic can lead to deformities in some species like sea urchins  read more »

201203 | Milk & More pulling out of Cornwall cutting off nearly 4,000 customers

Milk & More pulling out of Cornwall cutting off nearly 4,000 customers

It said it is no longer cost effective to operate in the county  read more »

201202 | Cornwall has the most empty houses and second homes in the country; 'It does annoy people'

A screenshot of the report by Structural Repairs

Cornwall has the most empty houses and second homes in the country

'It does annoy people'  read more »

201202 | BBC wildlife presenter Gillian Burke: I wasn’t part of a community until I moved to Cornwall 'Now I wince when someone

BBC wildlife presenter Gillian Burke: I wasn’t part of a community until I moved to Cornwall

'Now I wince when someone says Cornwall is in England. I’m like, well, not quite!'  read more »

201202 | Several residents have died after Covid outbreak at care home | Coronavirus

The latest Covid-19 cluster map shows that Callington and Pensilva - which is in Tier 1 - has a higher incidence of the disease than anywhere in Plymouth, which is in Tier 2.

Several residents have died after Covid outbreak at Callington care home

The care home is working tirelessly to contain the outbreak  read more »

201202 | Campaign launched for a “new Edward Hain hospital” – but health chiefs prefer their existing plan at Penzance

Campaign launched for a “new Edward Hain hospital” – but health chiefs prefer their existing plan at Penzance

Posted By Anne North on 2nd December 2020

By Richard Whitehouse and Anne North  read more »

201130 | Another Covid lockdown is “possible” in January, warns Camborne & Redruth MP George Eustice

The latest Covid-19 cluster map shows that Callington and Pensilva - which is in Tier 1 - has a higher incidence of the disease than anywhere in Plymouth, which is in Tier 2.

Another Covid lockdown is “possible” in January, warns Camborne & Redruth MP George Eustice

Posted By Julia Penhaligon on 30th November 2020

By Julia Penhaligon  read more »

201203 | Today is the first day of the next Covid-19 regime, as all six of Cornwall’s MPs back Boris Johnson’s 3-Tier system of

The latest Covid-19 cluster map shows that Callington and Pensilva - which is in Tier 1 - has a higher incidence of the disease than anywhere in Plymouth, which is in Tier 2.

Today is the first day of the next Covid-19 regime, as all six of Cornwall’s MPs back Boris Johnson’s 3-Tier system of rules and regulations

Posted By Anne North on 2nd December 2020

By Anne North  read more »

201201 | Celebrity chef Raymond Blanc films ITV series at new TV studio in Cornwall It’s a venture between a Cornish hotel and

Raymond Blanc recording his new TV series at the Cornish studio
Celebrity chef Raymon Blanc filming at the Carbis Bay TV studio

Celebrity chef Raymond Blanc films ITV series at new TV studio in Cornwall

It’s a venture between a Cornish hotel and production company  read more »

201202 | Cookie Queen Jo set to expand baking start-up business; Jo Onda set up Cookie Queen business making cookie sandwiches

Cookie Queen Jo set to expand baking start-up business

Jo Onda set up Cookie Queen business making cookie sandwiches and now she's expanding  read more »

201201 | A fine line separates Felixstowe and Falmouth - Tier One and Tier Two comparisons

A fine line separates Felixstowe and Falmouth - Tier One and Tier Two comparisons

  Posted: 01.12.20 at 16:58 by Joe Macey and Derek Davis  read more »

201203 | The curious case of the council tax write-off and the hole in the ground in Hayle is set to have its day in

EXCLUSIVE: The curious case of the council tax write-off and the hole in the ground in Hayle is set to have its day in court

Posted By theboss on 3rd December 2020  read more »

201127 | 27th November Which tiers can travel to Cornwall and what can they do?

Am I allowed to travel to another Tier? Restriction rules explained

27th November  read more »

201119 | Cornwall likely to join Coronavirus 'hotspot' list once national lockdown ends

This map shows how likely each local authority area is to be over 100 weekly cases per 100,000 in the week ending December 6
This map shows how likely each local authority area is to be over 100 weekly cases per 100,000 in the week ending December 6.
Imperial's projections for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly's Covid-19 infection rate.

Cornwall likely to join Coronavirus 'hotspot' list once national lockdown ends

Study by Imperial College London projects Cornwall's R number to be more than 1.0  read more »

201119 | Angry Cornwall shopkeepers say big retailers are exploiting lockdown loopholes

 

Angry Cornwall shopkeepers say big retailers are exploiting lockdown loopholes

Cornwall's business chief says it’s ‘blatantly unfair’  read more »

201119 | Sheep farmers blast George Eustice for 'unrealistic' no-deal Brexit comments

Sheep farmers blast George Eustice for 'unrealistic' no-deal Brexit comments

The Environment Secretary has come under fire from industry leaders following a recent interview  read more »

201117 | People from Cornwall to take part in Covid vaccine research

17th November  read more »

201113 | Three positive cases of Covid-19 confirmed at Bodriggy Academy primary school in Hayle, number of pupils & teachers

Three positive cases of Covid-19 confirmed at Bodriggy Academy primary school in Hayle

A number of pupils and teachers have been told to stay at home and self isolate  read more »

201114 | Rapid Covid testing coming to Falmouth as part of pilot scheme

 

14th November  read more »

201112 | New clean mining circular technology research centre to be launched in Cornwall

New clean mining circular technology research centre to be launched in Cornwall

The Camborne School of Mines and Exeter University will lead the new research centre, designed to revolutionise how crucial metals are extracted, used and reused in clean and digital technologies  read more »

201113 | Bird flu: New restrictions in Cornwall and UK over Avian Influenza

Bird flu: New restrictions in Cornwall and UK over Avian Influenza

By Lisa Young @SouthWestFarmer Agricultural reporter
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201111 | Latest coronavirus cases in Cornwall on cluster map rise by 100

Latest coronavirus cases in Cornwall on cluster map rise by 100
11th November

Latest coronavirus cases in Cornwall on cluster map rise by 100

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201102 | Pheasant to be classed as “nuisance” species as government forces shooting estates to seek licences

Pheasant to be classed as “nuisance” species as government forces shooting estates to seek licences

Posted By Rashleigh MacFarlane on 2nd November 2020

By Rashleigh MacFarlane  read more »

201104 | Cornwall Council to push forward Hayle housing and A30 junction improvements

Cornwall Council to push forward Hayle housing and A30 junction improvements

Cornwall Council will ensure that new homes for local people in Hayle and improvements to a major A30 junction become a reality.  read more »

201029 | Upgrade for Mount's Bay coast path to improve resilience and accessibility for walkers and cyclists EU funded

Upgrade for Mount's Bay coast path

 
 

Long Rock Defences Image 10 Resized

Photo: Simon Rickwood, Bang Bang Creative  read more »

201027 | County Hall’s compulsory purchase threat alarms Hayle landowners

EXCLUSIVE: County Hall’s compulsory purchase threat alarms Hayle landowners

Posted By Rashleigh MacFarlane on 30th October 2020

By Rashleigh MacFarlane  read more »

201030 | Covid-19: West Yorkshire set to join Manchester as high-risk area with direct flights to Newquay Airport

Covid-19: West Yorkshire set to join Manchester as high-risk area with direct flights to Newquay Airport

Posted By Peter Tremayne on 30th October 2020

By Peter Tremayne  read more »

201029 | Covid-19: cases doubling every nine days

Covid-19: cases doubling every nine days

Covid-19: cases doubling every nine days

Posted By Anne North on 29th October 2020

By Anne North  read more »

201028 | Covid-19: only 9% of cases in Cornwall affect over 60s, but over 65s make up nearly 90% of fatalities

Covid-19: only 9% of cases in Cornwall affect over 60s, but over 65s make up nearly 90% of fatalities

Covid-19: only 9% of cases in Cornwall affect over 60s, but over 65s make up nearly 90% of fatalities

Posted By Anne North on 28th October 2020

By Daniel Clark and Anne North  read more »

201030 | Legal challenge to pheasant shooting could change the face of the Cornish countryside

Legal challenge to pheasant shooting could change the face of the Cornish countryside

Posted By Rashleigh MacFarlane on 30th October 2020

By Rashleigh MacFarlane  read more »

201027 | Hayle stabbing: Thomas Whitehorn faces murder charge

Hayle stabbing: Thomas Whitehorn faces murder charge

Published
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201026 | Man, 74, in custody as police investigate suspected murder at Hayle

Man, 74, in custody as police investigate suspected murder at Hayle

Posted By Peter Tremayne on 26th October 2020

By Peter Tremayne

A 74-year-old man from Hayle is in custody on suspicion of murder, following the death of a woman in her 50s.  read more »

201022 | Whole year group sent home after positive COVID-19 case at Trevithick Learning Academy in Camborne

Whole year group sent home after positive COVID-19 case at Trevithick Learning Academy in Camborne

The school is asking all children in the bubble to self-isolate for 14 days  read more »

201023 | St Ives School shuts after three staff members test positive for COVID-19

St Ives School shuts after three staff members test positive for COVID-19

All cases were confirmed this week  read more »

201022 | 'Don't come to Cornwall' tourists from Tier 3 areas are told 'Our first priority is to keep our residents safe during

'Don't come to Cornwall' tourists from Tier 3 areas are told

'Our first priority is to keep our residents safe during this pandemic'  read more »

201022 | Eight new areas of Cornwall report coronavirus clusters in latest Government update | 27 areas currently have clusters

Eight new areas of Cornwall report coronavirus clusters in latest Government update

The number of areas with coronavirus clusters - meaning three or more infections - currently stands at 27  read more »

201019 | Pupils isolating after positive Covid-19 test at Penpol School Pupils have been told to stay at home

Pupils isolating after positive Covid-19 test at Penpol School

Pupils have been told to stay at home  read more »

201019 | Fresh Coronavirus figures show 21 new cases in Cornwall

Fresh Coronavirus figures show 21 new cases in Cornwall

There were some minor changes in the parts of the county worst-hit by coronavirus  read more »

201005 | Cornish Lithium crowd fund raises £5.2million

Cornish Lithium crowd fund raises £5.2million

 Jeremy Wrathall
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201015 | Coronavirus case at St Michael's Hotel in Falmouth

15th October  read more »

201013 | Residents urged to apply for Test and Trace Support Payments

Residents urged to apply for Test and Trace Support Payments

Residents who are receiving certain benefits, are unable to work fro  read more »

201013 | Cornwall MPs vote to overturn Agricultural Bill amendments

Cornwall MPs vote to overturn Agricultural Bill amendments

'Save British Farming' tractor demonstration in July, stock images representing chlorinated chicken and hormone injected beef
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201012 | Christmas lights in St Ives will be turned on in OCTOBER this year

Christmas lights in St Ives will be turned on in OCTOBER this year

The town wants to lift people's spirits after what has been a challenging year  read more »

201012 | Cornwall placed at medium risk level in three-tier lockdown system The new system was announced by Prime Minister

Cornwall placed at medium risk level in three-tier lockdown system

The new system was announced by Prime Minister Boris Johnson earlier today  read more »

201012 | Two new coronavirus clusters in Cornwall as total reaches 27 The figures are for the week up to October 8

Two new coronavirus clusters in Cornwall as total reaches 27

The figures are for the week up to October 8  read more »

201011 | Four new COVID-19 clusters in Cornwall confirmed today

COVID-19 cluster map for Cornwall on, October 11

Four new COVID-19 clusters in Cornwall confirmed today

There were eleven new clusters yesterday  read more »

201009 | Man in hospital and two arrests made after crash in Hayle town centre

The incident in Hayle

Man in hospital and two arrests made after crash in Hayle town centre

It was reported as a hit-and-run incident  read more »

201009 | Seven new areas report coronavirus clusters in Cornwall | No areas were removed from the map

Seven new areas report coronavirus clusters in Cornwall

No areas were removed from the map  read more »

201011 | Covid-19: 24 new cases confirmed in Cornwall and a few fluctuations on the cluster map

The cluster map shows little change, with Lelant and Carbis bay joining the picture but the number of cases falling back on The Lizard

Covid-19: 24 new cases confirmed in Cornwall and a few fluctuations on the cluster map

Posted By Anne North on 11th October 2020

By Anne North  read more »

201010 | Helston Railway wins £76,000 to continue reopening branch line

Helston Railway is looking into reconnecting the branch line between Helston and Gwinear Road
The group has already opened the line up to Truthall Halt

10th October  read more »

Grow More Trees: Autumn Seed Search | Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Grow More Trees: Autumn Seed Search

One of the easiest w  read more »

201007 | Grow more trees - collect acorn and other tree seeds to grow tree saplings now

Grow more trees - collect acorn and other tree seeds to grow tree saplings now

Last updated: 07/10/2020

 

When’s the right time to plant a tree? Twenty years ago! When’s the best time to collect acorns and other tree seeds? NOW!

Boy With Baby Oak Trees  read more »

201007 | Cornwall industry chiefs welcome PM's floating offshore wind turbines announcement boost

Cornwall industry chiefs welcome PM's floating offshore wind turbines announcement boost

Cornwall business bosses have welcomed the announcement by Boris Johnson that he will give a boost to the offshore wind energy sector  read more »

201008 | Cornwall’s Wave Hub is about to become a Wind Hub – and could have a new owner next month

Cornwall’s Wave Hub is about to become a Wind Hub – and could have a new owner next month

Posted By Peter Tremayne on 8th October 2020

By Peter Tremayne  read more »

201006 | Covid-19 case confirmed at Archbishop Benson primary school in Truro

Covid-19 case confirmed at Archbishop Benson primary school in Truro

The children affected will have to stay home for 14 days  read more »

201007 | Group of Penwith College students go into isolation after positive Covid-19 test

Group of Penwith College students go into isolation after positive Covid-19 test

Those who came into contact with the student have been asked to self-isolate  read more »

201007 | SAGE expert says new national lockdown measures needed 'immediately'-England Local lockdowns not working and confusing

SAGE expert says new national lockdown measures needed 'immediately'

Local lockdowns in England 'are not working and are confusing'  read more »

201006 | Government coronavirus reporting error means nearly 100 new cases in Cornwall

Government coronavirus reporting error means nearly 100 new cases in Cornwall

The total since the pandemic began now stands at 1,507  read more »

201006 | CPRE concerned over government plans for planning system

CPRE concerned over government plans for planning system

The Government's Planning for the Future White Paper consultation document - which includes a photo of Nansledan in Newquay

The Government's Planning for the Future White Pa  read more »

201006 | Cornwall has coronavirus clusters in eight new areas

Cornwall has coronavirus clusters in eight new areas

Another eight areas also dropped off the Government's coronavirus cluster map  read more »

201006 | Struggling to pay the rent? Help advice | government’s ban on evicting people who rent homes ended 20 September

Struggling to pay the rent?

Photo by Ketut Subiyanto from Pexels

The government’s ban on evicting people who rent their homes ended on 20 Se

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201006 | Inpatient beds in Penwith doomed by ‘surreal’ report

Inpatient beds in Penwith doomed by ‘surreal’ report

201006 | Rude tourists, the Instagram effect and Cornwall's summer of Covid

Rude tourists, the Instagram effect and Cornwall's summer of Covid

Cornwall's summer season of Covid with 2m visitors was like no other  read more »

200926 | It Takes Just 2 Minutes to Sow a Seed

It Takes Just 2 Minutes to Sow a Seed

Martin Dorey 1 Comment

But a whole family to plant a forest.

We need you. The planet needs you. And now is the time to act.  read more »

200928 | Environmental charity 2 Minute Foundation calls on supporters to help plant a new forest 'Planting trees helps to rest

Environmental charity 2 Minute Foundation calls on supporters to help plant a new forest

'Planting trees helps to restore nature, capture carbon and create an ecosystem for insects, birds and all kinds of species to thrive in'  read more »

201003 | Book on Hayle's history enjoys third edition; freshly unearthed historic photographs; Churks, Clidgy and Doodle-Dashers

View in Hayle
A street scene at Copperhouse in Hayle (Image: Hayle Heritage Centre)
The Square in Hayle back in the days (Image: Hayle Heritage Centre)
Foundry Square in Hayle with The White Hart & Cornubia Biscuits - Image: R.Williams, HCA

Book on Hayle's history enjoys third edition release

The new edition boasts freshly unearthed historic photographs and essays from first-time contributors  read more »

201003 | Patient at Cornwall hospice appeals to saves bed before he dies

Patient at Cornwall hospice appeals to saves bed before he dies

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201004 | Three new coronavirus clusters confirmed in Cornwall

Three new coronavirus clusters confirmed in Cornwall

The majority of recorded cases are dropping across the Duchy  read more »

200928 | Garage mechanic near Falmouth, Cornwall saves life of MOT customer

Pensioner thanks mechanic who kept him alive for half an hour despite no training  John Andrew with Cornwall Autogas and MOT Centre owner, David Spooner.

28th September  read more »

201001 | Loss of smell now one of most reliable coronavirus warnings (even without cough)

Loss of smell now one of most reliable coronavirus warnings (even without cough)

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200930 | Money for new Hayle roundabout

200930 | Cornwall coronavirus recovery could take five years

Cornwall coronavirus recovery could take five years

By Richard Whitehouse Local Democracy Reporter

200930 | Cornwall Council funding for Loggans Moor roundabout upgrade

The roundabout today alongside the potential design for the layout of the new A30 Loggans Moor junction.

Cornwall Council funding for Loggans Moor roundabout upgrade

By Lisa Young Reporter
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200930 | Boost for major A30 Loggans Moor roundabout project £12.9million funding secured Construction expected begin late 2022

Boost for major A30 Loggans Moor roundabout project as £12.9million funding is secured

Construction is expected to begin in late 2022 and the project completed in 2024  read more »

200930 | Cornwall Covid Data latest

Daily lab-confirmed cases up to 29 September 2020

Cornwall Covid Data latest


The Forest for Cornwall (Koos rag Kernow)

Forest for Cornwall Programme

The Forest for Cornwall, conceived by Cornwall Council, is an ambitious tree planting project with the principle aim of fighting climate change.

When complete we hope it will cover approximately 8,000 hectares - that’s about 2% of Cornwall’s land area.

The Forest for Cornwall is not a single area of new forest.  read more »

200201 | Car Park charges at Hayle Swimming Pool, King George V Memorial Walk

Car Park at Hayle Swimming Pool, King George V Memorial Walk

Improvements to the car park surface will soon be undertaken at the car park. This year Hayle Harbour Company has donated the gravel and will assist with the work. Thank you.

When the work has been completed a car parking meter will be installed and users will be required to pay to park between the hours of 10.00am and 6.00pm. People using the Swimming Pool facilities will be able to claim their payment back and the carpark will be free to everyone after 6.00pm daily. The fee for the first hour will be 50p. The ‘No Overnight Parking’ rule will still apply.

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200930 | Tremors and 'houses shake' in Lanner, Gwennap and Caharrack

22 mins ago  read more »

Approved with conditions | PA20/02465 | Temporary proposed cafe/restaurant (Use Class A3) adjacent to the slipway at the wester

Lula in Hayle at night
Lula in Hayle at night
Lula on the beach

PA20/02465 | Retention and continued use of temporary cafe/restaurant (Use Class A3) adjacent to the slipway at the western end of North Quay, Hayle Harbour | West End Of North Quay (adj. Canoe Club) Hayle Cornwall TR27 4DD   read more »

200929 | Cornwall coronavirus clusters double to 16 in a week - 122 new confirmed cases September 17 to September 23

Cornwall coronavirus clusters double to 16 in a week

There were 122 new confirmed cases in the county between September 17 and September 23  read more »

200928 | Pool & Illogan Highway - Number of Cases: 30 | 23rd September

PHE Cluster map 17th September to 23rd September

 

 

Pool & Illogan Highway
MSOA Code:E02003922
Number of Cases:

30

 

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200925 | Coronavirus confirmed at Penryn university campus

25th September  read more »

Update - Operation Octagon Compensation for victims

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police
Update - Operation Octagon
Compensation for victims
Operation Octagon relates to a Devon and Cornwall Police investigation into a Currency Exchange business based in Hayle, which began in 2010.
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Operation Octagon - Crown Currency Exchange Ltd – Update September 2020 | Devon and Cornwall Police

Update September 2020


Operation Octagon - Crown Currency Exchange Ltd – Update September 2020

Between 4th October 2010 the Devon and Cornwall Police conducted an investigation, with regards to Crown Currency Exchange Ltd, Hayle Cornwall, and the conduct of the directors and company officers, which resulted in successful prosecutions at Southwark Crown Court London in 2015.  read more »

200924 | Serious collision - near Hayle Both drivers injured | Devon and Cornwall Police

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police
Serious collision - near Hayle
Both drivers injured
Shortly after 3pm on the 22nd September 2020, Police, Fire and Ambulance were called to the scene of a serious road traffic collision on the A30, near to Loggans, Hayle.
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