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Hopes are high festival will be successful

The countdown is on for Salt- Fest, and there is still time to purchase a raffle ticket to help ensure the event takes place. With the unfortunate cancellation of the Saltash May Fair...

Explore the shore and more for this year’s marine week

There’s much more to our coasts than spectacular views. During National Marine Week (July 24 to August 1), the Wildlife Trusts will be showcasing the nation’s shores and coastal waters.

Sleep expert shares tips to help you sleep during a heatwave

The current heatwave, which has led the Met Office to issue one of its new-style extreme heat weather warnings for the first time for parts of the UK is leading to many people struggling to get a good night’s sleep.

Fun is just a stone's throw away

They say that pebble-hunting is what geologists do on holiday, and Clive Mitchell’s first experience of geology was over 50 years ago, picking up pebbles on the beaches of Cornwall and Devon...

SUPER CARER SALLY! - After 26 years of service, she’s still going strong

A 70-year-old care worker says she has no intention of retiring because she loves her job so much! Sally Cole has worked at Asheborough House Care Centre in Saltash for 26 years.

Company launches bid to save beloved spaces

Cornwall-based fundraising platform Crowdfunder has teamed up with Cornwall Council to encourage locals and visitors alike to help save the spaces they love, so they can be loved forever.

Covid-19 Business Survival Guide to help with rule changes

Cornish companies are being invited to attend a ‘Covid-19 Business Survival Guide’ webinar to help them navigate the pandemic after the rules change.

Green-fingered team to branch out across town

Saltash will now benefit from four volunteer tree wardens to help oversee the protection of existing trees and the planting of new trees throughout the town. The town council recently approved the appointment of the wardens...

CONCERN OVER DOGS AT PARK – Woman claims to have been bitten walking at Salt Mill

A Saltash resident said she was “terrified” after she was bitten by a dog belonging to travellers that had set up camp at Salt Mill.

More than 800 new businesses started thanks to Outset Cornwall

Over 800 new businesses are now up and running across the county, thanks to free support they received from Outset Cornwall. First launched in 2009, the award-winning business start-up programme...

Customer’s diagnosis sees shop lead Primrose appeal

Saltash-based retailer The Original Factory Shop is spearheading a local fundraising campaign in support of breast care charity The Primrose Foundation, which is based at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.

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