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Councillor Sue James, news from the area.

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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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The background to this budget is as per previous years, the Government continues to slash Council budgets. Many Councils are issuing financial warnings and are slashing services. Cornwall Council is having to save a whopping £380m since 2010 when demands …

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Find out about free parking in Cornwall for Christmas this year. Residents are being encouraged to enjoy the festive season in their local town as Cornwall Council offers free parking on selected days in car parks across Cornwall. People will be …

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November 2019 Member’s Carbon Neutral Cornwall Newsletter Dear colleagues, This is my first Member’s Carbon Neutral Cornwall newsletter which I hope you will find useful and interesting. I would like this newsletter to give you a flavour of what we …

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There are many ways to vote in elections these days, and many mean you do not have to risk walking to a polling station on a wet winters day. Make sure you are able to vote in the General Election …

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St Just Library enters a new era of being run by local people for local people. The future of St Just Library has been safeguarded for residents as part of a new partnership that started on November 1, 2019 between …

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