Category: News

Councillor Sue James, news from the area.

Reporting Anti-Social Behaviour and Drug Litter in Cornwall

Reporting Anti-Social Behaviour and Drug Litter in Cornwall is not something I think is a big problem in St Just / Pendeen but that might mean people need more help to know what to do when they find it. The

Neighbourhood Planning for the Electoral Division of St Just is Go!

Neighbourhood Planning for the Electoral Division of St Just is Go! A public meeting was held with over 150 people attending and 68 volunteering to get involved in some way, on the night! The plan will not have to start

What Cornwall Residents Need to Stay Well This Winter

What Cornwall residents need to stay well this winter through the winter wellbeing programme. With the nights drawing in and temperatures dropping, residents are being offered help to keep their warm and well this winter. Cornwall Council and 30 partner organisations

Check out what you can recycle in Cornwall

Check out what you can recycle in Cornwall by looking at the attached leaflet. Although it is for a specific area and a leaflet like this will come to other areas very soon, the information on waste and recycling applies

Park Evenings and Overnight in Selected Cornish Town Car parks for £50 per year

Park evenings and overnight in selected Cornish Town Car parks for £50 per year by buying a season ticket. This will be good news for residents or regular evening visitors/ workers. The Council has reduced the price of evening only

Don’t Let Your Vulnerable Neighbours or Family Members Become the Victim of Scams

Don’t let your vulnerable neighbours or family members become the victim of scams. Financial fraud happens every fifteen seconds across the UK and cost the nation a staggering £768.8 million in 2016. That’s around £2,000,000 a day, or £1400 every

St Just Town Council to hold Public Meeting to Start its Neighbourhood Plan

St Just Town Council to hold Public Meeting to start its Neighbourhood Plan on Wednesday 8 November at 6.30 p.m. It will be important for the public throughout St Just, Pendeen and surrounding communities to attend and show they are

Cornwall Does NOT Have 29,000 Empty Homes

Cornwall does not have 29,000 empty homes, as inaccurately reported in the press. Using Council Tax data, long term empty properties in Cornwall are more accurately calculated as just over 3,100. Last year Cornwall Council brought 80 empty properties back

Boundary Review Public Meetings for Cornwall Council

Boundary Review Public Meetings for Cornwall Council, Have Your Say events. For clarity, the local event is 30 November at St Johns Hall, Penzance from 6 – 8 p.m. Officers will be available for informal conversations from 4 p.m. Clearer

Penwith Landscape Partnership await news of Lottery funding

Penwith Landscape Partnership await news of Lottery funding but is ready to start work in January 2018, if granted. This will therefore be the last Newsletter until the final decision, hopefully go ahead, is received. PLP- Newsletter – 5