Cornwall

13 Tips To Help Your Kid Discover A Love Of Photography

Jen Barton | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Parents

Holidays are one of the greatest things you can share with your children. Exposure to different ways of life, from Cornwall’s beach towns to the str...

Why You Should Study The Map Before Visiting Cornwall With Children

Robert Lane | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Parents
Robert Lane

Cornwall is completely different and in terms of land mass is nearly 10 times the size of my beloved Isle of Wight. So, it is worth spending 10 minutes studying a map before booking your holiday and hoping you can explore the whole county.

Cornwall Is Beautiful, But It's Not My Number One Choice For A UK Holiday

Robert Lane | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robert Lane

People of Cornwall, please don't be offended. We've had some lovely trips to your county and I'm not surprised it is frequently voted as England's favourite holiday destination. But come and see our fair Isle once and I'm confident you'll be back again.

Major Search Launched After Boat Goes Missing Off Cornwall Coast Following Mayday Call

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK

A major search has been launched after a boat went missing off the Cornwall coast following a mayday call to coastguards. The 20ft rigid-inflatable ...

Woman Dies After Being Pulled From Sea Off Cornwall

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK

A holidaymaker has died after being recovered from the sea off the coast of Cornwall. The 36-year-old woman was on a break with her family and friends...

Hundreds Of People Join Walnut The Whippet On His Last Ever Walk

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK

A beloved, but poorly, whippet was joined by hundreds of people on his final walk on Saturday at his favourite beach in Cornwall. Mark Woods invited ...

Poldark Season 2, Episode 7: Recap and Review

Anita Butler | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Anita Butler

Beyond Poldarkland there's a wider world. Across the Channel in France heads are rolling: Louis XVI has been executed. 'Cause it's the French Revoluti...

Poldark Season 2 Episode 4: Recap And Review

Anita Butler | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Anita Butler

Who says brandy and gin are not essentials? Law enforcer Jim Vercoe, that's who. He's obviously never played the Poldark drinking game. Because - hurrah! - finally someone has said it. My favourite line has been uttered.

Poldark Season 2 Episode 3: Recap and Review

Anita Butler | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Anita Butler

"Bosoms." I'm sorry? Do you mean posset? No? "Bosoms. Acres of them, exposed like capons on a platter." Ah, it's Elizabeth's mother, Mrs Chynowet...

The Most Dramatic Pictures From Last Night's Storm From Across The UK

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK

Torrential rain and lightning hit parts of the UK on Tuesday night, despite record-breaking temperatures in other parts of the country. There are als...

It Was Acceptable In The '80s

Cookie Kibbles | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK
Cookie Kibbles

When the new Indian family moved in and bought the shop, I was selfishly very happy. As a seven year old, I was over the moon that 'proper' Indians had moved in and my mother and I were no longer the only 'Pakis' in the village. They had two children the around same age as me. They were darker than me, they had Indian names, they were Hindu and they owned a shop.

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 23.03.2017 | 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 07.03.2017 | 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 ...