Could Falmouth keep its Minor Injury Unit? New report sheds insights into how health and council bosses are planning the “Kennally Care” future of Cornwall’s community hospitals

18th January 2018 By Graham Smith Further details have emerged of what Cornwall’s local hospitals could look like once the National Health Service converts to a council-led Accountable Care...

Five men charged in connection with Truro jeweller’s raid

15th January 2018 By Peter Tremayne Five men have been charged in connection with an attempted armed robbery at Michael Spiers jewellers, Truro, on Wednesday (11th January.) Tomas Bakierskis,...

Official – Truro City Football Club is now up for sale, after council agrees supermarket plan

11th January 2018 By Peter Tremayne Truro City Football Club is up for sale, just a few weeks after Cornwall Council granted permission to build a supermarket on the...

Truro & Falmouth MP Sarah Newton on her way to cabinet post?

8th January 2018 By Graham Smith Speculation is growing at Westminster that Truro and Falmouth MP Sarah Newton could be promoted to the cabinet today (Monday.) Ms Newton, who...

Named – the ten Minor Injury Units in Cornwall due to close under Accountable Care

3rd January 2018 By Graham Smith Cornwall’s network of minor injury units are under imminent threat of closure, according to an analysis of NHS plans.  Ten sites, from Bude...

Work starts on building two Spitfires

28th December 2017 By Peter Tremayne Work has started in Cornwall to build two WW2 Spitfire aircraft. A newly-founded not-for-profit organisation based on the Roseland, near Truro, the Parnall...

Planners approve supermarket for Truro City football club site

21st December 2017 By Rashleigh MacFarlane Councillors have voted 9-3 in favour of plans to build a Lidl supermarket on the site of Truro City football club. The footballers...

Good news for pet owners as fire crews get new life-saving kit

7th December 2017 By Rashleigh MacFarlane Donations from Helston-based The Dog House Grooming Company and the RSPCA mean that all of Cornwall’s on-call stations will now have special life-saving...

National Westminster closes several branches throughout Cornwall

4th December 2017 By Graham Smith National Westminster banks are closing across Cornwall – most are to close next year, but the branch in Wadebridge will close at the...

Universal Credit rolls in to Cornwall on Wednesday: Bude, Launceston and Liskeard are first

4th December 2017 By Julia Penhaligon The controversial new benefit, Universal Credit, arrives in Cornwall this week.  It is due to start in Liskeard, Bude and Launceston on Wednesday...