Cornwall

Parents Holidaying In Cornwall Warned Seals Could 'Take A Child's Arm Off'

SWNs | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Parents

Parents have been warned to keep their families away from seals in Cornwall due to fears they could ‘take a child’s arm off’. Harbour master Ste...

Toddler Admitted To Hospital After Attack By Pack Of Squirrels

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Parents

A three-year-old has been hospitalised after being attacked by a scurry of squirrels. Finley Renouf, from Redruth, was taken to the Royal Cornwall hos...

How Brexit Shone a Silver Lining on My Business

Josh Taylor | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK
Josh Taylor

I awoke on a gloomy Friday morning to Brexit. Whilst it wasn't the result I expected, the writing is on the wall - the UK is leaving the EU. This isn't an article to argue for or against the reasons for remaining or leaving. Instead, I'd like to look at how Brexit unexpectedly gave my business a deeper level of importance and meaning to both the local community and myself.

Cornwall Demands Government Replaces EU Millions (After Voting Leave)

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK

The leader of Cornwall Council has demanded the UK Government replaces the £60million a year of EU support it will lose as a result of the Brexit vot...

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 26.08.2016 | 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 05.08.2016 | 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 06.05.2016 | 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...