Author: Sue James

Councillor Sue James Chosen for new Penwith Local Family Partnership

Cornwall Council have set up 6 new Local Family Partnerships and the Leader has selected Cllr Sue James to sit on the Penwith one. The other 5 appointments of Councillors are below: Kerrier – Councillor M Thomas Carrick – Councillor

A Way to Recycle Instead of Throw Away Your Broken & Unwanted Garden Tools

A project to recycle broken & unwanted garden tools now has drop off points at some of our waste and recycling Centres. This was something Cllr James helped to bring about whilst being in Cornwall Council’s Cabinet. Councillor James said

St Just Town Council want residents to join Climate & Environment Action Committee

St Just Town Council want residents to join their establishing Climate & Environment Action Committee. The press release advertising this is on the Town Council website and involves people applying and a selection process. Town Council will select the 3

Proposal to Establish West Cornwall as International Dark Sky Reserve

Proposal to establish West Cornwall as an International Dark Sky Reserve through the International Dark Sky Association is underway. International Dark Sky Association This is a community led informal partnership project, supported by Cornwall Council but to go forward to

Notes of the Meeting Discussing Cornwall Council Climate Action Plan

Notes of the meeting that Discussed Cornwall Council’s emerging Climate Action Plan are now available on-line. This was the Extraordinary meeting of the Neighbourhoods Overview and Scrutiny Committee that took place on 31 May. This includes the 12 questions asked

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Are the Spaceport and Cornwall’s Declaration of a Climate Emergency Compatible?

  Are the Spaceport and Cornwall’s declaration of a Climate Emergency compatible? That is a question popping up on social media and other places. This is the response being issued by the Leader of Cornwall Council, Julian German. What do

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Special Meeting at County Hall to Consider Climate Emergency

A special meeting took place at County Hall in Truro yesterday to consider the Global Climate Emergency and what the Council can and should be doing as part of wider Cornwall actions. It was great to see so many familiar

Temporary closure of St Just Library – very soon! POST UPDATED

Please note that St Just Library will be temporarily closed from TUESDAY 4 JUNE until probably Tuesday 16 July (to be confirmed) for alterations to be made before St Just Town Council take over responsibility for the local library service

The Humble Cornish Hedge – discover the amazing wildlife it supports

The Humble Cornish Hedge – discover the amazing wildlife it supports by supporting the Kerdroya project. Golden Tree Productions, the team behind the award-winning Man Engine, have received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £59,375 for ‘Kerdroya: Cornish Hedge

Update from Penwith Landscape Partnership

Update from Penwith Landscape Partnership Click the link to access a full version of the Newsletter and do consider getting involved! Newsletter No 8