Category: News

Councillor Sue James, news from the area.

Cornwall has been chosen by the government to help kickstart the recovery of wildlife and nature across England. Cornwall Council will receive a share of a £1m fund to launch a Local Nature Recovery Strategy to map the most valuable sites for …

Cornwall has been chosen by the government to help kickstart the recovery of wildlife and nature across England Read More »

Changes to planning laws which could lower the number of affordable homes built in Cornwall by a third, have been criticised by planning leaders at Cornwall Council. The Government announced a number of changes to planning laws on Friday, including …

Government to Put Profit Before Local Housing Needs in Planning Shake Up Read More »

Cornwall Council recognise, in the annual report of the Director of Public Health that to ensure residents are healthy requires a healthy planet for them to live on. Behaviours that damage the health of the planet may also be damaging …

Cornwall Council Recognise that Healthy Residents Require a Healthy Planet Read More »

Summer Activities for Young People in Cornwall, including at our very own activity centre in Carnyorth. There are some funded places available – contact porthpean@cornwall.gov.uk if your family receive any benefits or are on low income. I am also working …

Summer Activities for Young People in Cornwall Read More »

Online parenting courses launched across Cornwall to support new parents and those feeling a bit isolated and unsure as new challenges present themselves as children get older There are new ways for parents and carers to get support in Cornwall …

Online parenting courses launched across Cornwall Read More »

Government rejects Cornwall Council’s plea for funding to assist small businesses and many self employed who have fallen through funding gaps. Cornwall Council was notified yesterday (July 24) by Secretary of State for Business Alok Sharma that all business support …

Government Rejects Cornwall Council’s Plea For Funding For Small Businesses/ Self Employed Who Have Missed Out Read More »

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Community groups can now apply for funding for projects to support Cornwall’s aim to prevent suicide. Cornwall Council and its partner NHS Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group have provided over £70,000 of funding, and community groups can apply for up to …

Funding for Community Groups Running Projects to Prevent Suicide Read More »

The first ever online meeting of the full Cornwall Council took place last Tuesday. Also, making history, the Council’s Annual Report has not been printed but is available from this link. The Full Council meeting, the first to be held …

First Council Council Meeting Held Virtually AND On-Line Annual Report Read More »

Cornwall has been awarded money to make homes warmer and with greener energy. The Government has announced funding for Cornwall Council to start work later this year on a pioneering programme to make residents’ homes more energy efficient. The Council is one of three local authorities across …

Cornwall has been awarded money to make homes warmer and with greener energy Read More »

The Tin Coast Partnership has put together information on where to camp along the Tin Coast. Below is an image of the information but below that is a pdf version, with 2 poster/ flyers to an A4 page that you …

Camping Along the Tin Coast Read More »

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