Polls

Open Polls

Does setting the price of this derelict property at £1.2m damage or benefit Cornwall?

Benefit Vote!
Damage Vote!

Poll is open from 14th October 2015 1:23pm until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

The votes so far will be displayed once you have voted!


Is £477,000 too much to spend on new pay and display parking machines?

No Vote!
Yes Vote!

Poll is open from 18th September 2015 5:39am until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

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Vote!

Poll is open from 16th October 2014 5:56am until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

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Vote!

Poll is open from 16th October 2014 5:51am until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

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Vote!

Poll is open from 15th October 2014 5:31pm until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

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Vote!

Poll is open from 15th October 2014 5:27pm until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

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Vote!

Poll is open from 15th October 2014 5:20pm until 1st January 2038 12:00am.

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Recently Closed Polls

Are schools too strict about uniform?

Sorry, this poll has now closed.
No
Yes

Poll was open from 16th September 2016 4:30pm until 19th September 2016 5:00am.


Should Cornwall share an MP with Devon?

Sorry, this poll is now closed.
No
Yes

Poll was open from 13th September 2016 12:18pm until 14th September 2016 10:00am.


Are you happy with the way you voted in Brexit?

Sorry, this poll has now closed.
No
Yes

Poll was open from 1st July 2016 12:00am until 4th July 2016 5:50am.


Are You Happy With How You Voted In The EU Referendum?

We will bring you the results as soon as we have them.
No
Yes

Poll was open from 1st July 2016 2:00pm until 3rd July 2016 11:00pm.


Should Cannabis be legalised?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 10th June 2016 3:00pm until 13th June 2016 4:00am.


Vote for Neil and Tina's Royal Cornwall Show Challenge 2016

Sorry this poll has now closed!
Neil
Tina

Poll was open from 8th June 2016 8:00am until 10th June 2016 8:00am.


Should SATS for 7 year olds be scrapped?

This poll has now closed
No
Yes

Poll was open from 3rd May 2016 9:00am until 3rd May 2016 6:00pm.


Should children's weight be measured in schools?

Sorry, this poll has now closed. Pirate FM
No
Yes

Poll was open from 23rd February 2016 10:15am until 23rd February 2016 10:00pm.


Do you support the junior doctors' strike?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 10th February 2016 10:00am until 10th February 2016 10:00pm.


Will the changes to Barbie make you more likely to buy one?

This poll has now closed
No
Not Sure
Yes

Poll was open from 29th January 2016 10:00am until 29th January 2016 4:55pm.


Does the changes make you more likely to buy a Barbie?

No
Not sure
Yes

Poll was open from 29th January 2016 10:04am until 29th January 2016 4:55pm.


Is the Cornish accent sexy?

This poll has now closed.

No
Yes

Poll was open from 11th December 2015 2:35pm until 13th December 2015 11:00pm.


Should Britain launch air strikes against Islamic State in Syria?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 2nd December 2015 9:40am until 2nd December 2015 6:00pm.


Will the charge make you remember to re-use your bags?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 5th October 2015 10:00am until 5th October 2015 10:00pm.


Do you think it is time for a cull of seagulls in Cornwall?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 24th July 2015 6:00am until 27th July 2015 4:00am.


Should there be an open top bus parade to celebrate Cornwall's victory?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 9th July 2015 4:30pm until 10th July 2015 5:00pm.


Do you think almost a quarter of a million pounds replacing speed cameras in Cornwall is money well spent?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 26th June 2015 6:00am until 26th June 2015 4:00pm.


Who should be Prime Minister of the Breakfast show?

We will reveal the results on the Friday Breakfast Show

Abstain
2%
Neil
47%
Tina
51%

Poll was open from 6th May 2015 8:10am until 7th May 2015 10:00pm.


Are polls a good way to get interaction on your website?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 17th March 2015 12:00am until 17th March 2015 4:50pm.


Which Poldark do you prefer?

The original 70s series - you can't beat a classic
The remake - because the only thing hotter than Aiden Turner is Cornwall's scenery

Poll was open from 9th March 2015 6:00am until 9th March 2015 4:45pm.


Should sex education be compulsory in primary schools?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 17th February 2015 10:00am until 17th February 2015 5:00pm.


Military Action Against Islamic State

This poll is now closed.

No
30%
Yes
70%

Poll was open from 26th September 2014 6:00am until 26th September 2014 4:45pm.


Cornish Devolution Vote

Thank you - this poll is now closed.

No
36%
Yes
64%

Poll was open from 17th September 2014 6:00am until 17th September 2014 4:45pm.


Please vote for the couple you would like to Win a Wedding 2014!

Voting has now closed! Stay tuned to find out which couple you've chosen to have a unique Cornish Wedding!

Carla Tregonning and Craig Kincaid
James Hankins and Kerianne Chapman
Serena Hindmarsh and Kevan Ryan

Poll was open from 30th May 2014 12:00am until 9th June 2014 12:00pm.


St George's Day Poll

This poll is now closed

I consider myself to be Cornish
I consider myself to be English
I consider myself to be neither Cornish or English

Poll was open from 22nd April 2014 12:00pm until 24th April 2014 12:00am.


What happens next?

The voting has now closed!

Darren, his new date, Sue, and one of Darren's single mates
Make Darren honour the date with Sue
Send Darren along with his new date - AND SUE!
Send Sue with whoever she chooses

Poll was open from 19th February 2014 12:00am until 25th February 2014 7:00am.


Who wears it best?

You can no longer comment on the stylish nature of our top DJs!

James Dundon
Matt Bunt

Poll was open from 14th June 2013 12:00am until 17th June 2013 10:00am.


Who should win our HUGE Cornish Wedding Package?

Either the voting has now closed, or you have already voted for the couple you want to win.

Stay tuned to Pirate FM, to find out who the winners of our huge Cornish Wedding Package are!

Charlotte Hankin and Peter Parry
Dawn Chittoch and Mike Evans
Lucy Cruse and Andrew Vickers
Shelley Chapman and Clive Moyle

Poll was open from 13th May 2013 9:00am until 2nd June 2013 11:59pm.


Do you think Cornwall Council should stop using 'lie detector tests' on people claiming a single person's discount on their council tax?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 6th March 2013 12:00am until 20th March 2013 11:59pm.


Speed dating

Sorry - this poll has closed.

Neil
Tina

Poll was open from 14th February 2013 12:00am until 24th February 2013 11:55pm.


Our water bills are set to drop this year for the first time in years, but how much is your average bill every year?

£100 or less
More than £1000
Up to £1000
Up to £200
Up to £300
Up to £400
Up to £500
Up to £600
Up to £700
Up to £800
Up to £900

Poll was open from 6th February 2013 12:00am until 20th February 2013 11:59pm.


drive in movies

Sorry, we have closed this poll choosing your favourite movie for a drive in movie.

 

Keep a look out for the Pirate FM Drive in Movie event, and come along for a great night out with the family.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Dirty Dancing
Grease
Mamma Mia
The Wizard of Oz

Poll was open from 28th January 2013 2:05pm until 4th February 2013 12:00am.


Do you think Cornwall councillors should take their 20% pay rise if they increase council tax?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 16th January 2013 12:00am until 30th January 2013 11:59pm.


For your family, financially, do you expect 2013 to be...

About the same as 2012?
Better than 2012?
Worse than 2012?

Poll was open from 2nd January 2013 12:00am until 9th January 2013 11:59pm.


Do you link your on the naughty or nice list this year?

Naughty
Nice

Poll was open from 24th December 2012 12:00am until 24th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you wear your Christmas Hat out of your cracker?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 23rd December 2012 12:00am until 23rd December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you get presents in your stocking or an orange and nuts?

Orange and Nuts
Presents

Poll was open from 22nd December 2012 12:00am until 22nd December 2012 11:59pm.


Which Christmas TV special are you most looking forward to?

Coronation Street
Doctor Who
Downton Abbey
Eastenders
Emmerdale
The Royal Family

Poll was open from 21st December 2012 12:00am until 21st December 2012 11:59pm.


Whats your favourite Chritsmas game?

Charades
Dont play games
Monopoly
Pictionary
Scrabble
Trivial Pursuit

Poll was open from 20th December 2012 12:00am until 20th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you think the X-Factor winner should always be Christmas Number 1?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 19th December 2012 12:00am until 19th December 2012 11:59pm.


What should Kate and William call their baby?

Anne
Charles
Diana
Edward
Elizabeth
Frances
James
John
Neil
Richard

Poll was open from 4th December 2012 12:00am until 18th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you like a cheeky kiss under the Mistletoe?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 18th December 2012 12:00am until 18th December 2012 11:59pm.


When do you open your presents on Christmas Day?

After Lunch
Before Breakfast
Before Lunch
In the Evening

Poll was open from 17th December 2012 12:00am until 17th December 2012 11:59pm.


Which meat do you eat on Christmas Day?

Beef
Duck
Goose
Nut Roast
Turkey

Poll was open from 16th December 2012 12:00am until 16th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you prefer Christmas abroad or Christmas at home?

Abroad
Home

Poll was open from 15th December 2012 12:00am until 15th December 2012 11:59pm.


Who does the washing up on Christmas Day?

Dad
Dishwasher
Mum

Poll was open from 14th December 2012 12:00am until 14th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you put a penny in your pudding?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 13th December 2012 12:00am until 13th December 2012 11:59pm.


What is your favourite Christmas Movie?

A Christmas Carol
Elf
Home Alone
Miracle on 34th Street
Polar Express

Poll was open from 12th December 2012 12:00am until 12th December 2012 11:59pm.


What is your favourite Christmas song?

All I want for Christmas
Fairytale of New York
Last Christmas
Santa Baby

Poll was open from 11th December 2012 12:00am until 11th December 2012 11:59pm.


Which Band Aid song you wou like best?

The Original in 1984
The Remake in 2004

Poll was open from 10th December 2012 12:00am until 10th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you want it to be a white Christmas this year?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 9th December 2012 12:00am until 9th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you wish it could be Christmas everyday?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 8th December 2012 12:00am until 8th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you leave a mince pie, a carrot and some sherry out for Santa on Christmas Eve?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 7th December 2012 12:00am until 7th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you shop online or on the high street for your Christmas Gifts?

High Street
Online

Poll was open from 6th December 2012 12:00am until 6th December 2012 11:59pm.


Which is the better Christmas Desert?

All Three
Christmas Cake
Christmas Pudding
Mince Pies

Poll was open from 5th December 2012 12:00am until 5th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you like sprouts?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 4th December 2012 12:00am until 4th December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you watch the Queens Speach on Christmas Day?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 3rd December 2012 12:00am until 3rd December 2012 11:59pm.


Are you a fan of Christmas Carols or Christmas Pop Songs?

Chirstmas Pop Songs
Christmas Carols

Poll was open from 2nd December 2012 12:00am until 2nd December 2012 11:59pm.


Do you prefer a real or fake Christmas tree?

Voting is now closed

Fake
Real

Poll was open from 30th November 2012 12:00am until 1st December 2012 11:59pm.


Which of these reality shows is your favourite this year?

I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
Strictly Come Dancing
X Factor

Poll was open from 19th November 2012 12:00am until 26th November 2012 11:59pm.


How much are you planning to spend on Christmas this year?

Around £1000
Around £300
Around £400
Around £500
Around £600
Around £700
Around £800
Around £900
More than £1000

Poll was open from 5th November 2012 12:00am until 12th November 2012 11:59pm.


This Christmas are you planning to spend...

Less than last year?
More than last year?
The same as last year?

Poll was open from 24th October 2012 12:00am until 1st November 2012 11:59pm.


After the Kate and Harry photos and the revelations from Leveson are you changing the newspapers/magazines that you buy?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 18th September 2012 12:00am until 3rd October 2012 11:59pm.


Neil Caddy on the Big Boss Drop

This poll has now closed.

No - Even though Neil Caddy is being a wimp, those girls shouldn't bully him and Neil should NOT be thrown out of an airplane on the Big Boss drop
18%
Yes - Chuck that Neil Caddy out of a plane on the Big Boss Drop and tell him to man up!
82%

Poll was open from 26th September 2012 8:40am until 30th September 2012 12:00am.


What do you think of the new series of The X Factor?

I'm watching about the same as the last series
I'm watching less than the last series
I'm watching more than the last series

Poll was open from 6th September 2012 12:00am until 13th September 2012 11:59pm.


Are you worried about the cost of getting your children ready to go back to school?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 23rd August 2012 12:00am until 30th August 2012 11:59pm.


Did having a baby change your relationship with your other half?

No - it stayed the same
Yes - it improved it
Yes - it made it more strained

Poll was open from 15th August 2012 12:00am until 22nd August 2012 11:59pm.


Has the Olympics made you prouder to be British?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 6th August 2012 12:00am until 20th August 2012 11:59pm.


Parents - are you worried you will have to pay more for childcare over the summer holidays?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 18th July 2012 12:00am until 25th July 2012 11:59pm.


Do you think "50 Shades of Grey" has helped your relationship with your partner?

This poll is now closed. Come back soon to give us your opinion again.

Don't know
No
Yes

Poll was open from 5th July 2012 12:00am until 13th July 2012 11:59pm.


Do you think Cornwall will feel any financial benefits from the Olympics?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 27th June 2012 12:00am until 4th July 2012 11:59pm.


As a parent do you get enough information to keep your children safe online?

No
Yes

Poll was open from 18th June 2012 12:00am until 24th June 2012 11:59pm.


Who's the Best?

Tristan
Tristan
Tristan

Poll was open from 15th June 2012 12:00am until 16th June 2012 11:59pm.


Fathers Day

Pirate Poll has now closed - look out for the next one. we love to hear your views.

Don't know and don't care
No
Yes

Poll was open from 9th June 2012 6:00am until 16th June 2012 6:00pm.


Is the Eurovision Song Contest more about politics than music?

This Pirate Poll is now closed.

 

Look out for the next one - we love to hear your views!

I don't care either way!
No - I like the Eurovision - it's good to hear other music
Yes - the Eurovision Song Contest is a joke and not about the music at all

Poll was open from 22nd May 2012 12:00pm until 26th May 2012 7:00pm.


expiry dates

This Pirate Poll is now closed.  Look out for the next one.

I don't worry if something is past its use by date, but I am careful with food.
No - I don't care about use by dates on food stuffs.
Yes - I chuck anything out past its use by date

Poll was open from 14th May 2012 2:30pm until 21st May 2012 9:00am.


Football - sport or a business?

This Pirate Poll is now closed, look out for the next one.

No - Football is now a business
Yes - Football is still a sport

Poll was open from 4th May 2012 5:05pm until 11th May 2012 8:00am.


Bank Holiday

This Pirate Poll has now closed - please watch out for the next one.

No
Yes

Poll was open from 2nd May 2012 10:00am until 4th May 2012 8:00am.


Stamps

The Pirate Poll has now closed - keep watching for the next one - we love hearing your views.

No - I haven't joined the rush to buy stamps before they go up
Yes - I have stockpiled stamps

Poll was open from 17th April 2012 9:00am until 27th April 2012 2:00pm.


Cruise Holidays

The Pirate FM poll has now closed. 


Please keep an eye out for the next Pirate Poll - we want your views!

Never been ... but I would go on a cruise - I'd love to be pampered
26%
No - A cruise holiday is for an older generation!
15%
No - I wouldn't go on a cruise - its not safe after Costa Concordia/Titannic
4%
Yes - cruise holidays are safer than flying or driving!
15%
Yes - I love cruise holidays - its fun visiting different locations
41%

Poll was open from 10th April 2012 4:00pm until 16th April 2012 8:00am.


Easter Holidays

Voting has now closed - please look out for the next Pirate Poll as we love to know your views.

No - I have tightened my belt and I will not be spending on kids at Easter
Same as last year!!
Yes - it will be costing me more this year to look after my kids

Poll was open from 3rd April 2012 5:30pm until 10th April 2012 6:00am.


Striking Fuel drivers

The Pirate Poll has now closed.

Thanks for taking part.

Everyone has the right to strike if they have a good cause.
9%
No - they are wrong to strike
16%
Strikes are wrong and should be banned.
14%
Yes - I support the strike and the disruption is understandable
13%
Yes - I support the strike but am not happy with the potential disruption
48%

Poll was open from 26th March 2012 9:45pm until 2nd April 2012 5:00am.


Favourite TV Talent Shows

VOTING HAS NOW CLOSED ON YOUR FAVOURITE TV TALENT SHOWS

 

Please look out for the next Pirate Poll and tell us your views.

BBC's The Voice
ITV's Britain's Got Talent
I will be 'Getting a Life!'

Poll was open from 21st March 2012 10:00am until 26th March 2012 9:00am.


Spring Budget

Voting on the Pirate Poll has now closed. 

 

Keep looking at the Pirate FM website for the next Pirate Poll.

About the same
Less Secure
More Secure

Poll was open from 14th March 2012 6:00am until 21st March 2012 9:00am.


Should high rate tax payers still get Child benefit for their kids?

The Pirate FM poll has now closed. 

Please check back for a new poll coming soon!

I don't know
No - Higher rate tax payers should NOT get child benefit for their kids
Yes - Higher rate tax payers should still get child benefit for their kids

Poll was open from 5th March 2012 5:00pm until 11th March 2012 2:00pm.


Should St Piran's Day be a Bank Holiday?

 

 

 

 

Voting is now closed.

No - St Pirans Day not a Bank Holiday
7%
Yes - St Pirans Day - Cornish Bank Holiday
85%
Yes - St Pirans Day UK Bank Holiday
7%

Poll was open from 27th February 2012 6:00am until 2nd March 2012 5:00pm.


Do you think women should propose to men on a leap year?

2102 is a leap year and tradition says that its the time when the tables should be turned and women should propose to men, rather than the 'usual' other way around.

Do you think the ladies should or not?

Sorry - voting on this week's Pirate Poll has now closed.

No
41%
Yes
59%

Poll was open from 17th February 2012 12:00am until 24th February 2012 5:00pm.


What do you really want from your other half this Valentine’s Day?

With not to go until Valentines Day 2012, we thought we'd try to find out what the people of Cornwall really want for a Valentines present. Which one of these would you like the most from your other half...

Sorry - voting on this week's Pirate Poll has now closed.

Voting opens: 6am 6th February 2012, closes: 5pm 10th February 2012


A handmade card
0%
A meal out
26%
A quiet night in
3%
A specially composed poem
3%
A surprise weekend away
10%
A walk on the beach
10%
Chocolates
3%
Flowers
13%
I don't need a gift
32%

Poll was open from 6th February 2012 6:00am until 10th February 2012 5:00pm.


How are your New Year's Resolutions going?

Now we're a month into 2012 we want to know how your New Year's Resolutions are going... A straw poll here at Pirate FM shows that 30% of us didn't make any and of those who did 40% have broken them already!

Sorry - voting on this week's Pirate Poll has now closed.

Voting opens: 6am 30th January 2012, closes: 5pm 3rd February 2012


I didn't make any resolutions
75%
I made and have broken at least one resolution
5%
I'm keeping to my resolution(s)
20%

Poll was open from 30th January 2012 6:00am until 3rd February 2012 5:00pm.


Should Pirate FM scrap The Friday Song?

Some of Pirate FM's listeners have suggested it might be time to scrap our 'traditional' Friday Song. Its a feature that's been running since time immemorial on Friday mornings at just after 8.30am. We sing a few cheesy verses about things that have been happening over the previous seven days and the whole of Cornwall joins in.

Here's last Friday's rendition:

 
Sorry - voting on Pirate FM's "Should we scrap The Friday Song?" poll has now closed.

Keep The Friday Song!
87%
Scrap The Friday Song
13%

Poll was open from 23rd January 2012 6:00am until 27th January 2012 5:00pm.


Secret Sound Clues

Voting on our 'Future of the Secret Sound Clues' poll has now closed - sorry.

KEEP the Secret Sound clues
73%
SCRAP the Secret Sound clues
27%

Poll was open from 11th January 2012 7:15am until 18th January 2012 7:20am.


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