Cornwall

Poisoning, Unexpected Nomadism and Just Keeping Right on Walking

Roberta Verdant | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Roberta Verdant

I spent a year living in Bristol. Bristol was my move back into a city after a couple of years in Devon. I found Devon spectacularly beautiful. I ran workshops, swam in rivers, took acting classes. Finally, I left. Didn't look back.

EU and Higher Education

Professor Anne Carlisle | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Politics
Professor Anne Carlisle

In four month's time, we will be faced with one of the most important choices of a generation. The arguments are complex and diverse, but for those of us who are passionate about Higher Education, the choice is simple.

300ft Chasm Opens Just Yards From Cornwall Home

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.03.2016 | UK

A bungalow in Cornwall has narrowly avoided being swallowed by a 300ft deep mine shaft. The gaping chasm – similar in appearance to those caused by...

Video Shows Dramatic Rescue Of Pair Trapped By Rising Tide

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK

This video shows the dramatic rescue of two people who became trapped on rocks on the Cornish coast due to the rising tide. The pair became trapped...

Provide Mental Health Facilities For Cornwall

Marcus Mitchell | Posted 07.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Marcus Mitchell

The lack of services and facilities are outrageous, I can't imagine how many families have gone through devastation due to the lack of this. How many more people are going to have to experience this before the government do something about it?

This Author Nearly Went Blind When A Beach Bug Flew Into Her Eye

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.02.2016 | UK

An author has spoken of her shock and panic after an insect which flew into her eye almost caused her to lose her sight. Charlynne Boddie, from Sel...

RSPCA Inspector Feared Dead During Storm Imogen 'Would Do Anything To Rescue Animals'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK

An RSPCA inspector who is feared to have fallen into the sea while trying to save stranded birds during Storm Imogen “loves animals and would do any...

Ditch The Passport! 10 Beautiful Holiday Destinations On Your Doorstep

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you’re looking for a spontaneous city break or some respite from the stresses of the daily grind, there’s a lot to be said for the humble ...

International Bomb Hoax Sees Thousands Of British Pupils Evacuated From Classrooms

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK

Thousands of pupils at 14 schools across England were told to stay at home on Tuesday morning after a series of hoax bomb threats. Six schools in t...

Psychic Who Had 'Visions' Of Unsolved Murder Treated As A Suspect

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK

A psychic who contacted police after he kept having "visions" of an unsolved murder has been tested as a suspect after describing accurate details of ...

There's 10,000 Bright Pink Reasons Not To Hit The Beach In Cornwall Today

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK

Mystery surrounds the emergence of thousands of bright pink detergent bottles that have washed ashore in Cornwall, creating one of the most surreal im...

Man Drowns Trying To Save Dog On New Year's Day Walk

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.01.2016 | UK

A man has drowned after going in to the sea to rescue his dog while out walking on New Year's Day. Devon and Cornwall Police said the emergency ser...

Man Gets Cornish Landmarks Inked Onto Arm Because He Loves Home So Much

SWNS | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A man has taken his love for Cornwall to a whole new level... By having its most famous sights inked onto his arm. Michael Laity spent 28 hours tur...

UK Alternatives to Rival Trips Abroad

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

If you're working with a tight budget this year or you just don't have flexibility in your schedule to go meandering on foreign soil, why not try the UK alternatives to some of the globe's most desirable holiday destinations? Here are four UK alternatives to rival trips abroad.

Interview With Novelist Emylia Hall

Hannah Beckerman | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Beckerman

Emylia Hall is the author of three novels including Richard and Judy Book Club pick in 2012. Her new novel, The Sea Between Us, is a story of boy meets girl amidst a Cornish landscape full of surf, art and love.

How to Plan Free Days Out on a Last-Minute Family Summer Holiday

William Gray | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Parents
William Gray

The school summer holidays may already be well underway, but if you're yet to book a break, or feel the need for an extra week away, it's not too late to snap up a last-minute holiday at one of Britain's favourite family boltholes.

Cornwall with Teenagers

William Gray | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Parents
William Gray

How do you keep a 'family holiday love affair' with Cornwall going when your children become teenagers? Try these ideas for making Cornwall cool for big kids this summer.

Cornwall Unplanned

Mette Poynton | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mette Poynton

Apart from planning to take the trip and booking hotels in St Ives, Newquay and Liskeard, we hadn't planned much. We wanted to ask the locals about where to go, see our trip unfold as we were going and not be tied to a plan.. we were doing CORNWALL UNPLANNED!

The Last Shall Be First

Gavin Devine | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK
Gavin Devine

The dominance of London and the surrounding region in the national economy and in many aspects of our cultural life, there is an ever-increasing media and political focus on areas outside the South East as recognition grows of the importance of their role in the UK as a whole. And this could have a profound impact on Britain's future.

Top Ten Places to Eat Out in Cornwall This Summer

James Nathan | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Nathan

All this choice can be overwhelming so here is a guide to my top 10 restaurants in the county to visit this summer. The list includes restaurants with a couple of Michelin stars, a road side café and even a horsebox offering pizzas, but what they all have in common is amazing food...

Does MasterChef James Nathan Have The Perfect Work/Life Balance?

Huffington Post | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If winning MasterChef and mixing a successful business with your favourite hobby is living the dream, then James Nathan is doing it. James is exec...

Nick Clegg Wants To Make Cornwall The New Wales...

The Huffington PostUK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK

Nick Clegg has pledged to create to create an elected assembly in Cornwall, with new devolved powers to run local NHS services and schools. Embark...

Jump Aboard the Housing Bus

Jenny A Allen | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Politics
Jenny A Allen

Today sees housing campaigners flocking to Land's End to unveil 'Betsy' the Homes for Britain Routemaster bus. Over the coming month she will be travelling the South of England raising awareness of the Homes for Britain campaign and calling for action to end the housing crisis within a generation.

Hawke's Point, Carbis Bay - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

I am a huge fan of Cornwall and it's somewhere I try to visit at least once a year to get my fix of their wonderful fresh air and gorgeous sea views. Last summer, my parents and I had the pleasure of visiting Carbis Bay, near St Ives, for the first time and staying in one of the self-catering holiday apartments at Hawke's Point.

What to Do in Cornwall When It's Raining

Good Hotel Guide | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Good Hotel Guide

The gorgeous county of Cornwall is perfect for a holiday when the weather is good - head to the beaches to catch some surf, meander along the clifftop Cornish Coast path or simply take a picnic to a beauty spot to soak in the scenery.