Author: Sue James


Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service will respond to your call day and night, summer and winter, Christmas day and Feast Days. I’m sure that, like me, you want to thank them for keeping us safe and being there at people’s


Did you know last January households across Cornwall threw away an extra 2,087 tonnes of… well, to put it bluntly… ‘stuff’? Council waste collection statistics reveal there was a 19% increase in rubbish put out on bin days in January

Note Evening & Night Road Closures – A3071 & North Road

For repairs to the A3071, from Newbridge to Pendeen turn off, the road will be closed from 7p.m. to 6a.m. Sunday 16th, Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th. In addition, the road from the A3071 to the Trewellard turn off, will

Poor finish to A3071 From Newbridge to North Road going to be sorted!

Poor finish to the re-surface job on the A3071 from Newbridge to North Road (turning to Pendeen) is acknowledge and is going to be sorted! Note road closure details below! Many of you have been complaining to me and neighbouring

Penwith Landscape Partnership is Up & Running & Needs YOU!

Penwith Landscape Partnership is now operations and in full swing recruiting volunteers. Good for your health and well-being! Poster – PLP Volunteer Days – this link gives all the info you need.

Cornwall Wildlife Trust Event for Youngsters in St Just

Cornwall Wildlife Trust Event for Youngsters in St Just, funded by my community chest fund. It is in the Trusts magazine for February. I realise everyone is thinking of Christmas and February seems a long way away but I want

Visit to Cape Cornwall School, St Just

Visit to Cape Cornwall School, St Just last week was encouraging following some challenging times. There were some financial uncertainties due to Government Funding changes that disadvantaged small secondary schools, like Cape, although small primary schools did gain. There was

Wozzon in St Just with this ‘ere Tri-Service Safety Officer Coming?

  Eight new Tri-Service Safety Officer (TSSOs) joined the Council earlier this month and are currently undergoing their induction training. That means we will have 10 permanent TSSOs across Cornwall located in communities and rural areas that would benefit from

Proposal to Protect West Cornwall’s Dark Skies

Proposal to protect West Cornwall’s dark skies had an inaugural meeting of local Councillors, astronomers, a representative of the National Trust, our local MP and a Cornwall Council planner to advise. If achieved, it is recognised by the planning authority

The Leat, Pendeen, gets some Love!

The Leat, Pendeen, has had some love from National Trust and other local folk. Last Friday a team of National Trust volunteers joined a few of us as locals and Nobby from Madron, to give The Leat, Pendeen some attention.