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Councillor Sue James’ Blog

Your General Election Voting Matters

Your General Election voting matters so ensure you have your say and that you make your vote have maximum impact. I am a loyal member and supporter of the Liberal Democrats so in the St Ives constituency my decision how

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Vote for Funding for St Just Library

Vote for Funding for St Just Library to back the ‘Friends’ application to the Calor Gas fund. St Just Community Library have got through the initial funding round to Calor Gas asking for help to fund the painting of St Just

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Elections & Campaign News

Elections & Campaign News for local and GE is set out below with contact and links for those that want more. Please note, if you want to help with getting Andrew George elected there are details at the end of this

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The Truth About Cornwall’s Housing Numbers

The truth about Cornwall’s housing numbers will not make the numbers in the Council’s Local Plan any smaller BUT it will give a better sense of proportion. Hopefully it will also help people understand that this is about taking back

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St Just Town Council Proposal to buy Council Office

St Just Town Council Proposal to buy Council Office came to me out of the blue at their meeting on 20 February. Keep in mind that the Freehold of the Library building could be passed to the Town Council for

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March for Cornwall’s NHS

March for Cornwall’s NHS, starting in St Just and making its way to Truro, via Penzance. I will join the gathering in St Just and the march in Penzance. So, join people from all over Cornwall to show you care!

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What does Tourism and Culture do for Cornwall?

What does Tourism and Culture do for Cornwall? Is it good to invest in either or both of these or is it, as Tories locally and Nationally are saying “just vanity projects?” Are people confusing spending or wasting tax payers

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Cornwall to increase pressure on Government to properly fund Health and Social Care

Cornwall to increase pressure on Government to properly fund Health and Social Care. Below is the motion that I proposed and was unanimously passed today at Full Council. This Council’s ambition for Cornwall is to maintain and improve Health and

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Campaigning to protect our NHS and Social Care Services continues

Campaigning to protect our NHS and Social Care Services continues. In Full Council last Tuesday a member of the public and 3 Councillors, including myself, asked questions relating to plans regarding our health and social care services. A previous post

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Residents Survey Results

Residents’ survey results from St Just and Pendeen. I have been around the ward to find out what are the issues of most importance to local people. I received 401 responses but not everyone answered all questions and some questions

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