National Service commemoration plaque unveiled in Victoria Gardens

Truro Mayor Carol Swain took part in a special plaque laying ceremony in the city’s Victoria Gardens on Saturday, 20 April to commemorate the young men of Cornwall who completed National Service between the years of 1945 and 1963. The brass plaque was given to Truro by Michael Homer, chairman of the National Service Veterans […]

Truro City Council supports Inspiring Women Network project at Malpas Road Community Centre

3 April 2024 Truro City Council is supporting an exciting partnership between Inspiring Women Network and the Malpas Road Community Centre. Dedicated to empowering women and fostering inclusivity in Cornwall, Inspiring Women Network (IWN) is a women-led diverse community organisation founded in 2012. Since then, it has evolved into a vibrant grassroots organisation creating positive […]

Official opening of new Changing Places toilet at Boscawen Park

20 March 2024 Truro Mayor Cllr Carol Swain cuts a ribbon to mark the official opening of the Changing Places toilet at the Boscawen Park Tennis Pavilion. The opening of the new Changing Places toilet is the final part of the Truro City Council led Boscawen Park project to be completed.  Grant funding for the […]

Ensuring the future of Truro’s iconic Lander’s Monument

As the proud custodian of Lander’s Monument, which has stood at the top of Lemon Street for almost 200 years, we commission regular inspections of the 50 foot column to make sure it remains in a good condition and will continue looking over the residents and businesses of our city for many years to come. […]

Truro’s affiliated ship helps protect Pacific paradise

28 February 2024 Photo Copyright – Royal Navy Currently on deployment in the Far East and Australasia, the crew of HMS Tamar has been helping to protect the environment of the most isolated islands on the planet. Patrol ship HMS Tamar, which is affiliated with the city, spent five days in and around the tiny […]

Update on Green Street public toilets

26th February 2024 A shortage of some of the building materials needed for the completion of the scheme to refurbish the public toilets in Green Street means that the toilets are now due to re-open to the public at the end of April. As well as refurbishing the existing toilets, the scheme, which is being […]