Author: Sue James

My motion promoting Vaccination of Badgers against TB was always going to be controversial by those anxious it was about banning culling. That is not what this motion calls for but culling does not kill all badgers so, IF badgers …

Motion Promoting Vaccination of Badgers Read More »

Tagged with: ,

Become a Green Liberal Democrat, whether or not you are a member of the Liberal Democrats. They are leading campaigns within and beyond the mainstream party and more candidates are becoming members. Campaigns include beating Climate Change, opposing to fracking …

Become a Green Liberal Democrat Read More »

Tagged with:

Wildlife Trusts, National Trust, Zoological Society London and probably others are working to promote the vaccination of badgers against TB as a way of reducing, possibly eliminating the disease from badger setts so they cannot infect cattle. Everyone agrees that …

Motion to Promote Vaccinating Badgers Against TB Read More »

Tagged with:

FOREST FOR CORNWALL HAS BEGUN The Forest for Cornwall is an ambitious 10 year plan to increase tree cover by 8,000 hectares so not one Forest. It will include urban street trees, orchards, woodland areas (some of which it is …

January 2020 – Councillor Update Read More »

Some good news to start 2020, from Cornwall Council with the potential to reduce carbon emission and fuel poverty, increase funding for local services and provide more jobs. A rural Energy Innovation Zone (EIZ) to pilot a new regulatory approach …

Some good news to start 2020, from Cornwall Council Read More »

I probably do not do this enough but, whenever I stop to talk to someone on the streets in Penzance, I am always taken by their stories of how they got to be homeless. It is so easy to think, …

Could you assist a homeless person in 2020? Read More »

Woodland Trust The tree-o-meter on Cornwall Council website Let Cornwall Council know of any trees you have planted Forest for Cornwall; getting involved Age UK electric vehicles Make Your Climate Pledges Visit Cornwall Council’s Climate Emergency Page

Cornwall Council is calling on residents to make New Year’s resolutions to cut their carbon in 2020 and help tackle the climate emergency. The Council is asking people across Cornwall to consider taking up practical ideas suggested by the Eden …

New Years Resolution Ideas to Reduce Our Environmental Impact Read More »

2019 is nearing it’s end, a time when it is good to reflect back on thoughts at the start of the year. Fortunately or unfortunately for me, I committed them to a blog so you can see exactly what I …

Another Year Comes to a Close Read More »

The first trees in the Forest for Cornwall project have been planted near Saltash. This was a project I was proud to announce and promote when I was in the Cabinet. The Woodland Trust has praised Cornwall Council for taking …

Forest For Cornwall Read More »

Tagged with: