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Councillor Sue James’ Blog

Could you become a Town Councillor, is a question we need people to start asking themselves and each other? I joined St Just Town Council back in November 2007, when there was a by-election. In 2013 I became your local …

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Many ways to become a postal voter in Cornwall so, do not risk being left out of the choice of your local Councillor, if you decide, come May 6th, that you do not fancy going to the local polling station, …

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Cornwall Council Business Plan & Budget 21/22 and beyond is to be put to Full Council on Tuesday. Always a strange thing to make plans at the end of a 4 year cycle because if voters completely change the Political …

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Is COVID being used to interfere with Democracy? On the 22nd January, Lisa Smart, the Chair of the Liberal Democrats Federal Campaigns and Elections Committee wrote to regional and local chairs saying: “This afternoon we received a letter from the …

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Poultry Lockdown is also important in Cornwall as Avian Flu is detected in Falmouth. All poultry keepers should have had their birds shut away from any contact with wild birds for a number of weeks to stop the spread of …

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Update regarding our bid for an International Dark Sky Designation for West Penwith Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The photo above demonstrates the wonderful Dark Skies above our heads in West Penwith and, for those wanting to see more, all …

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Town Vitality Fund Bid for St Just is being drafted for consideration by St Just Town Council, by Cllr Sue James and members of the Tin Coast Partnership with relevant expertise. Cllr Brian Clemens is making contact with retail and …

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Season’s Greetings to you from me and a guide to recycling stuff as we enter the New Year! Families across Cornwall will soon be tucking into turkey dinners and tearing off wrapping paper as the Christmas celebrations begin. Most of …

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Looking back at COVID rates in Cornwall, in pictures, might shed light on our being in Tier 1 and help readers make some judgements over their Christmas guest lists! And then, less than a week later to 15 December the …

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“Cornwall being in Tier 1 is no accident” was the verdict of Liberal Democrat Deputy Leader of Cornwall Council. As the Covid-19 vaccine starts to be rolled out in Cornwall by our local health services, the Council’s Cabinet set out …

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