Young entrepreneur “literally shed a tear” when opening his own toy shop

The new ‘Mr Magorium’ around Truro is 20 year old entrepreneur Harry Stacey, who opened his very own emporium, also known as Harry’s Toy Chest, just in time for Christmas. As well as all of the joy from Lego-fanatic children and adult collectors on the day of opening, the toy-crazy business owner himself couldn’t believe the impact…

The rise of handmade clothing

With the rise of Climate Change awarness has become an increase of young artists taking advantage of sustainable fashion to put on the market. I talked to artists Julius Thieroff, 20, Germany, and Morgan Wallace, 20, Cornwall, who have their own individual clothing brands about their projects and how their art based items are climate…

Do voters think the political system needs reform?

In the lead-up to today’s General Election, it’s become clear that across the UK voters are torn between voting for what they believe in or voting tactically. The biggest question from this: Should our voting system change or would proportional representation further corrupt our political situation? The UKs First Past the Post voting system, according…

Why young people travelled from Cornwall to London to ‘put it to the people’

Tens-of-thousands of people from all different ages and backgrounds travelled hours on coaches to get to the ‘Peoples March’ in London to protest for a second referendum. Approximately 1 million people of all different ages and backgrounds attended the anti-Brexit protest, a few thousand of which were from Devon and Cornwall. Alongside the march came…

Sennen and Megan – Acoustic duo from Cornwall

Sennen and Megan are an acoustic duo from Cornwall, who are currently studying a music diploma at Truro College. When did you first become interested in musical performance? M: I first gained an interest in wanting to play my own music when I joined a brass band. I originally enjoyed this genre of music, as…