Why Cornwall's European Capital of Culture bid is brilliant not bonkers
Just over a month ago the government's Culture Minister Karen Bradley announced the launch of the nationwide competition to find the European Capital of Culture 2023.
Did you know about Truro's Shopmobility?
The people and businesses of Truro are incredibly welcoming and open to those members of the public for whom getting around is difficult but the picturesque cobbles, running leats and tiny arcades and passageways are a real barrier.
Heading in the right direction
Wolf Rock Marketing, working in partnership with 20/20, has won the contract to implement a new signage system for Truro.
Matt Dawson to star as guest speaker at the Cornwall Business Awards
Cornwall Development Company has announced that Matt Dawson MBE will be the celebrity speaker for the Cornwall Business Awards 2017, the most prestigious business awards event in the county.
Truro Cathedral receives £500,000 grant for Phase 2 of Roof Appeal
Truro, Cornwall, November 30, 2016: Truro Cathedral is delighted to announce that it has been awarded a grant of £500,000 for Phase 2 of its re-roofing project from the First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund - the final allocation of a two year Government grants programme to English cathedrals for urgent repairs.
£115,000 in Community Chest grants awarded to voluntary and community groups in Cornwall
Hundreds of voluntary and community groups in Cornwall have benefited from Cornwall Council Community Chest grants worth £115,000 over the last seven months. Others could benefit if they apply before the closing date of 17 February 2017.
INDUSTRY EXPERTS SAY CORNWALL HAS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT LIBRARIES IN THE UK
The Royal Cornwall Museum’s Courtney Library is considered one of the UK’s most important research libraries for Cornish history.
Retailer donates £2.5k to ROC
Primark has made a donation of £2.5k to the Mayor of Truro’s official charity, Robert Owen Communities (ROC), to mark the occasion of the opening of its new Truro store.
Thank you for this years amazing City of Lights!
City of Lights has officially celebrated its twentieth anniversary with glowing lights, singing, dancing and streets full of smiling faces.
Skinner’s Brewery acquires the taste for more Isuzus
After the success last year of the first Isuzu Forward 7.5 tonne rigid into its distribution fleet, Truro community brewery Skinner’s Brewing Company has now taken its second follow up Isuzu, this time an Isuzu N65.150 manual 4x2 rigid truck, which is being used for the distribution of the company’s beer products to the Cornish coastal towns of Looe and Polperro, where road access can be extremely narrow in places.
Best of Cornwall’s apprentices celebrated
Apprentices, their families and colleagues came together on Friday night to celebrate in style as Truro College’s Gannel Building played host to the 2016 Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards.
Truro safe partnership gears up for the festive season
If you’re one of the many people who enjoys Truro’s fabulous theatres, restaurants, bars and clubs you’ve probably seen people from Truro Safe out in the evening too. The initiative, which aims to keep those out in Truro on a Saturday night safe, is getting ready for the busy festive period.
Alliop loyalty app launched in Truro
Alliop, a new customer loyalty app, was launched in Truro on Friday 23rd of September at the Hall For Cornwall.
HFC appoints new co chairs
Hall For Cornwall (HFC) has announced Rosemary Squire OBE and former LEP chairman, Chris Pomfret, as new co-chairs of its board of trustees.
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Lift-off on the A390 Truro Western Corridor
Hard hats and large maps touch ground on Chyvelah, as Cormac move into the initial phase of the works.
New Regulatory Business Advice Service – ‘Helping you to get it right first time’
A new Regulatory Business Advice Service has been introduced by Cornwall Council offering a single point of contact for businesses to access regulatory support across environmental health, trading standards, fire and licensing.