Category Archives: News

Friday Night Quiz – 5 June 2020

It’s Friday! Here are this week’s quiz questions, again thanks to Tamar TLC. Apologies for the lack of questions recently, I took some time off for half-term. In the food industry, what do the letters MAP stand for? How long is … Continue reading

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Development Agreement signed for Calstock Flood Defence Scheme

The Tamar Community Trust has entered into an agreement with the Environment Agency to act as a key delivery partner for a £2.2million flood defence scheme on the River Tamar at Calstock, south east Cornwall. Due to rising sea levels, … Continue reading

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Friday Night Quiz – Friday 15 May

More beautiful weather leading into the weekend   Here are this week’s quiz questions, thanks to Tamar TLC   1. What mammal is being surveyed in the Tamar Valley? 2. In what continent is the Gobi desert? 3. In what … Continue reading

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Friday Night Quiz – 08.05.20

Today’s our Friday, with the Bank Holiday tomorrow, so here are this week’s questions for our weekly quiz. Thank you Tamar TLC   1. What is Petrichor? 2. In what year was the Hubble Telescope put into orbit by NASA … Continue reading

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Friday Night Quiz – 1 May 2020

Happy Friday from the Tamar Valley! Thanks to our Development Officer, Coralie, for her picture of a pair of orange tips enjoying the spring sunshine. It’s quiz time, and our thanks again to Tamar TLC for this week’s questions… 1. … Continue reading

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Friday Night Quiz – 24 April 2020

In readiness for this evening, or over the weekend, here are your Quiz Questions for this week, plus answers to last week’s questions.   Thank you, as always to Tamar TLC for providing the questions.   1. 15.00 on 8th … Continue reading

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Cornwall’s Farming Health Hub offers vital support to farmers struggling to cope with impact of COVID-19 pandemic

As people in farming and those living and working in rural communities struggle to cope with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their physical, mental and business health, Cornwall’s Farming Health Hub has produced a new leaflet aimed at … Continue reading

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Support from Parish & Town Councils

There are lots of helpful links to support and guide you through these challenging times on many of the local parish or town council websites within the Tamar Valley. From food & medicine deliveries and help to walk your dog, … Continue reading

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Funding for Heritage and Sport & Physical Activity sectors

Specific pots of money are available across many sectors for groups and organisations to apply for, to help them cope financially in the short and long term. Sport & Physical Activity Sport England is making up to £195 million of … Continue reading

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