Maxine Denton

The battle between selfishness and selflessness in COVID times

Maxine Denton speaks to Louisa Inch, an Emergency plan coordinator regarding food banks, raiding and the good and the bad ways in which the public have behaved in response to national lockdowns across the UK. Read more

Cherilyn Mackrory calls out Cornwall Council: “Be open and honest”

Cherilyn Mackrory, MP for Truro and Falmouth, is not pleased with Cornwall Council's affordable housing assessment and plans. Maxine Denton has the latest on the topic. Read more

Cornwall funding will be ‘shockingly lower’ post-Brexit

The Government has said its Shared Prosperity Fund will help replace the financial support that Cornish businesses had previously received from the European Union. But there are fears that the region's share will be a fraction of what was promised, finds Maxine Denton Read more

Promise met as 1,000 houses built in Cornwall Council scheme

Cornwall Council made a housing promise back in 2017, and Maxine Denton looks into how this was achieved following the completion of the 1,000th house Read more

How will summer schools affect Cornish tourism?

Maxine Denton reflects on whether or not the introduction of 'summer schools' will negatively affect Cornish tourism this Summer Read more

Lockdown 3.0: Let’s set more realistic expectations for ourselves

For many, lockdown 3.0 has been the hardest one yet. Our motivation levels have dropped to an all-time low, but we still feel guilty for not being productive. Our reporter Maxine Denton explores some of the reasons why we should be more realistic with the expectations we place on ourselves during lockdown. Read more

British Airways launches new flights from Newquay for summer 2020

British Airways has launched a direct flight route to London Heathrow from Newquay airport. Read more

“No likey, no lighty”: Falmouth and Exeter host Take Me Out event

On Thursday 13th of February, the Falmouth and Exeter Student's Union is hosting their version of the popular dating show Take Me Out. Read more