Funding update

Funding opportunities for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector in Cornwall, including funds for those who work in the Newquay area in surf or sport, those supporting families in need, and those who work to address a variety of social problems....

Health news updates

A handful of stories around health and wellbeing from the news recently. HPV vaccine linked to dramatic drop in cervical disease Researchers in Scotland have reported a dramatic drop in cases of cervical disease reported in women who have had the vaccination for Human...

Cornwall School Spring Games

Cornwall Sports Partnership has shared with us a press release about the Cornwall School Spring games, which took place at the end of March: 800 pupils from primary schools across Cornwall visited Newquay Tretherras School and Newquay Sports Centre to compete in the...

Environment news updates

A selection of recent news stories around the environment   Call for ban on glitter sales In the light of the increased awareness of plastic waste, there are calls for a ban on the use of glitter.  Standard glitter is comprised of etched aluminium bonded to...

How to be a great Chair

The Association of Chairs in running the Beacon Programme, offering support to Chairs and Vice Chairs of small organisations, and still has spaces on a workshop coming up on 11 April. Entitled ‘ Strengthening Your Organisation’ organisers say: Come along...

Litter Ambassadors

Could you be a #LitterHeroes Ambassador and help keep Britain tidy? Keep Britain Tidy is seeking new #LitterHeroes Ambassadors to join their volunteer programme. The programme is for people from all walks of life who want to get their community involved in litter...