Get Active Truro Alternative Sports Day – Sunday 16th August 2015 – 12pm onwards
Being active isn't just about running on a treadmill, lifting weights or kicking a ball - being active just means getting up off the sofa and enjoying yourself - and this is what this day is all about!
Truro is Getting Active this summer!
Truro will be hosting its annual sports festival as part of their ‘Get Active Truro’ programme from 10th to 16th August on Lemon Quay in Truro.
A scent of summer in the city centre
Truro City Parks Department have been busy at work hanging baskets, preparing beds and planting beautiful displays in all corners of the City of Truro in recent weeks.
Introducing our Emporium collection, curated by EAST.
A very limited edition collection of hand picked styles from established Indian designers including Neeru Kumar, Tania Mohan or Tabla and Anjali Kalra of Devine Designs mixed with exclusive pieces from EAST lifestyle archives.
GET HAPPY AND SAVE YOUR BUSINESS ENERGY AND MONEY
For many businesses, heating and lighting costs are a major expense, especially with the annual energy price rises, whether you are on the mains gas network or have to rely on electric, LPG or Oil.
Truro to benefit from high street regeneration programme
Truro announced as one of the latest towns across the UK to receive support from some of the UK’s biggest brands.
Make your mark on history and Sign-A-Slate at Truro Cathedral
It’s not often you can literally sign, scribe or scribble your mark on history, but Truro Cathedral is giving you the opportunity to do just that, all in support of the Roof Appeal launched earlier this year.
Craftworks launch a new Truro street food venue
Three friends with one aim: to serve exciting street food dishes from around the world right in the heart of Cornwall.
Leisure services review Soft market test 2015
The Council’s leisure assets and resources form part of the landscape of both indoor and outdoor facilities, providing opportunities for people to enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle.
Clare’s Cornish Kitchen shop and gallery opens in London’s Primrose Hill
One of Hall For Cornwall’s trustees, and a top UK caterer, Clare Latimer has just opened a Cornish shop in London to sell and promote the county’s produce and services.
PIONEERING DIGITAL MUSIC PROJECT, iORCHESTRA, HAILED AS OUT OF THIS WORLD
More than 27,000 people across Cornwall have experienced the wonder of orchestral music as part of a ground-breaking, immersive digital music project. Over the past five weeks, people of all ages and abilities have been composing, conducting, performing, exploring and learning all about orchestral music as part of the Philharmonia Orchestra’s iOrchestra project.
Truro is declared as an ‘Air Quality Management Area’
Following a public consultation in early 2015, the Council has taken the steps required to formally declare Truro as an ‘Air Quality Management Area’ (AQMA).
Truro East Park and Ride Construction Update
To enable the final phase of construction on the upgraded and realigned junction at Union Hill the existing permanent traffic signals will be replaced with temporary signals during the day from 4th July, therefore from Monday 6th July there will be changes to the temporary traffic management at the Union Hill junction at the east of Truro.
10 local Carbon Ambassadors take Carbon Pledge Challenge
Ten local personalities, including the Bishop of Truro, have agreed to take part in a five month project to lower their carbon footprints. The aim of the Carbon Logic project is to show how possible it is to make a genuine impact on individual carbon consumption and thus on global issues like Climate Change.
Truro's beautiful hanging baskets
Truro City Parks Department have been busy at work hanging baskets, preparing beds and planting beautiful displays in all corners of our city in recent weeks!
UNIVERSE OF SOUND – iORCHESTRA’S FREE DIGITAL MUSICAL INSTALLATION – COMES TO CORNWALL
Inspired by the latest digital technology, iOrchestra brings the amazing opportunity to step inside the beating heart of an orchestra to communities across Cornwall.
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA’S iORCHESTRA WINS MAJOR MUSIC AWARD FOR PROJECT IN SOUTH-WEST ENGLAND
Philharmonia Orchestra is recognised for its pioneering digital audience development project in Plymouth, Torbay and Cornwall in 2014 and The Orchestra wins the ‘Audiences and Engagement’ Award for the third time in six years at the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards
Providing Global Leaders with a Community Led Carbon Saving Solution
Cornwall-based Climate Vision announces their crowd-funded project, showcasing the competitiveness of behavioural changes in carbon reduction to the United Nations.
Proms – often the first time young men have the opportunity to get suited of their own accord and the newest ‘occasion’ around which we are now building our high summer collections.
The Phillpotts Library is pleased to announce that, following the move from Diocesan House, the Library is now open for business again.
Following the sale of Diocesan House the collection of faith and religious books that makes up the Phillpotts Library has been re-located to the Pearson Room in the Cathedral Offices (9.15-4pm) at 14 St Mary’s Street, Truro, TR1 2AF.
Park for £1.50 after 4pm in most Council Car Parks in Truro
Did you know that since March 2015 you can park on all days of the week within Truro, in a Council Car Park *, for £1.50 from 4pm until 12.30am.