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Support from the People Hub is helping people find work and training

When Sarah was made redundant at the end of last year she was at a loss to know what to do next. Step forward the People Hub who referred Sarah to the right organisation to help her to update her CV and build her confidence...

TO THE DUCHY BORN - Nursery rolls out green carpet for royal couple

The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall enjoyed a gloriously sunny reception at the Duchy of Cornwall Nursery in Lostwithiel on Monday evening. Their Royal Highnesses attended the venue as part of their tour of the South West...

Explore the shore and more for this year’s marine week

There’s much more to our coasts than spectacular views. During National Marine Week (July 24 to August 1), the Wildlife Trusts will be showcasing the nation’s shores and coastal waters.

Sleep expert shares tips to help you sleep during a heatwave

The current heatwave, which has led the Met Office to issue one of its new-style extreme heat weather warnings for the first time for parts of the UK is leading to many people struggling to get a good night’s sleep.

Fun is just a stone's throw away

They say that pebble-hunting is what geologists do on holiday, and Clive Mitchell’s first experience of geology was over 50 years ago, picking up pebbles on the beaches of Cornwall and Devon...

SEREN STEPS UP FOR FRIEND - Seren, 10, ran each day to raise funds for Harvey, 6

A 10-year old girl from Bodmin has become an inspiration after completing an epic challenge to raise awareness and money for a cause close to her heart. Seren Griffiths has been running one and a half miles a day...

Company launches bid to save beloved spaces

Cornwall-based fundraising platform Crowdfunder has teamed up with Cornwall Council to encourage locals and visitors alike to help save the spaces they love, so they can be loved forever. The Love Where You Are campaign...

Covid-19 Business Survival Guide to help with rule changes

Cornish companies are being invited to attend a ‘Covid-19 Business Survival Guide’ webinar to help them navigate the pandemic after the rules change.

Leon goes the distance for cause that means so much

A sport student from Callywith College has completed a 1,000-plus mile cycle from John O'Groats to Lands End to raise money for his fellow student and close friend’s brother...

LINES SAGA OVER – double yellows are finally on road at jail

Residents are breathing a sigh of relief after double yellow lines were finally painted near Bodmin Jail. The lack of lines on Berrycoombe Road had been a serious bone of contention in the town before they were finally added last week.

More than 800 new businesses started thanks to Outset Cornwall

Over 800 new businesses are now up and running across the county, thanks to free support they received from Outset Cornwall. First launched in 2009, the award-winning business start-up programme...

Bodmin comes together to remember the rebellion

Bodmin turned out to remember one of the most important days in its history on Sunday morning. The Cornish Rebellion of 1497 was an uprising that saw an army made up of predominantly Cornishmen marched to South London...

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