23/24 year olds now eligible for vaccine

People who are 23/24 or will be 23 by 1st July, are now eligible to book their Covid vaccines. The booking site is here. To find out more about the vaccines approved in the UK, see:   GOV.UK: Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for COVID-19 approved by MHRA GOV.UK: Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine for COVID-19 […]

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Covid-19 vaccine FAQs

A health champion from charity Pentreath has asked me to help get the message out in Cornwall, where Covid case numbers have been rising. Happy to so do.

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Appeal for witnesses to robbery

A robbery was reported at the  the Co-Op on Burn View, Bude, yesterday. The store was robbed at around 8pm. Witnesses are urged to contact police by dialling 101 and quoting incident reference 1034 of 13 June. The Londis store/Esso station was also cordoned off. Thanks to Katie for this […]

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Get set for a ‘staycation’ summer

From the RAC: More than four-in-10 drivers in the UK (43%) already have firm plans for a UK staycation this summer, a figure that could rocket if coronavirus restrictions stop others from taking a holiday abroad, according to research carried out by the RAC. While only 13% of the 2,100 […]

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ShelterBox underwhelmed by G7 commitments

G& has had cavalcades, fly pasts and leaders playing on the beach, but what it hasn’t had, according to some, is a serious commitment to tackle climate change. Disaster relief charity ShelterBox, based in Truro, Cornwall, has found the announcements from the summit underwhelming. ShelterBox Chief Executive Sanj Srikanthan said […]

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Visit Cornwall warns businesses of problems ahead

Visit Cornwall has warned businesses that the new Covid-19 variant is more readily transmissible than previously, with a potentially serious impact on hospitality and tourism businesses if staff have to self-isolate. In a recent newsletter to businesses, they warned:    As predicted and expected, there has been a significant rise […]

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