An Assessment of the Benefits from Trees and Shrubs in the City of Truro

Trees and shrubs are known to have many benefits in urban settings, including beautifying the environment, providing habitat for birds, insects and other wildlife, reducing ‘heat islands’ through providing shade and reflecting solar radiation, removing air pollution, reducing storm water runoff, and sequestering and storing carbon from the atmosphere. Through its Parks Department and Countryside […]

Truro Remembers

Truro City Council has been working alongside the Truro Branch of the Royal British Legion to organise and assist with events that will take place to mark Remembrance this November.  On Armistice Day, Friday 11th November, we will observe a two-minute silence at the War Memorial in Boscawen Street at 11am. The silence will be […]

Truro City Council introduces ‘Warm Welcome’ initiative

Truro City Council, working alongside CHAOS Group and Volunteer Cornwall, is pleased to introduce the new ‘Warm Welcome’ initiative, which aims to relieve the pressures from those in our community this winter amid the rising cost of living.  Warm Welcome will provide warm and safe community spaces for people to visit during the winter, reducing […]

Truro City Council’s Annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display returns

Truro City Council is pleased to announce the return of the annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display at Tremorvah Playing Field.  The event will take place on Friday 4th November.  Gates will open at 5pm. The bonfire will be lit at 6pm, followed by a fireworks display at 6.30pm. Entry is charged at £3 per adult […]

Truro City Council – Casual Vacancy

Co-Option of Councillor for the Malabar Ward Please see the advert below for a Casual Vacancy in the office of Councillor for the Malabar Ward of Truro City Council.

Have your say on improvements for Tregurra Playing Field

Truro City Council and our Community Development Officer, Damien Richards, have been working with the communities of Tregurra, Trevethow Riel, and Treffry, for some time to drive forwards the development of the playing field at Pensilva Road, Tregurra. We have also been working collaboratively with our partners, Cornwall Housing, Cornwall Council, and Mei Loci, to […]

Update on Truro City Council Services on Monday 19th September

Truro City Council offices & services will be closed on Monday 19th September as a mark of respect for the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Services include Truro Community Library, Visit Truro Visitor Information Centre, and Café in the Park at Boscawen Park. Truro Public Convenience and all Parks will remain open. Ends