Hayle Academy to host special educational needs facility

A new facility for young people with special educational needs (SEN) is opening at Hayle Academy. The project was financed and developed by Cornwall Council in partnership with the school and will specialise in supporting those whose primary needs are communication...

Businesses urged to sign up to STAR covid test scheme

A new scheme, named Covid STAR, has been launched by Cornwall Council to promote rapid covid testing in businesses. It allows traders to receive free lateral flow tests to help them prevent workforce outbreaks and ensure business continuity.  Those that engage...

Witnesses sought after motorcyclist dies

Police are seeking witnesses after a motorcycle rider died following a collision on the Old Coach Road on Tuesday, 7th September. Sixty-one-year-old Paul Gray was riding a Suzuki GSXR motorcycle when it was in a collision with a Daewoo Matiz just after 5.30pm. Mr...

St Ives Lifeboat James Steven No 10 returns home

The former St Ives lifeboat James Stevens No 10 has returned home after a restoration project by the RNLI’s Robin Langford. Here’s the story of how she found her way back. James Steven No 10 in St Ives Harbour on Saturday, 11th September. Photograph: John...

Preview: St Ives Food and Drink Festival

After a break of a year and four months, the St Ives Food and Drink Festival is returning to its Porthminster Beach base from the 17th to 19th September. The event usually takes place in May, but has been rescheduled to September because of Covid. With the September...