Category: News

Councillor Sue James, news from the area.


Did you know last January households across Cornwall threw away an extra 2,087 tonnes of… well, to put it bluntly… ‘stuff’? Council waste collection statistics reveal there was a 19% increase in rubbish put out on bin days in January

Note Evening & Night Road Closures – A3071 & North Road

For repairs to the A3071, from Newbridge to Pendeen turn off, the road will be closed from 7p.m. to 6a.m. Sunday 16th, Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th. In addition, the road from the A3071 to the Trewellard turn off, will

Penwith Landscape Partnership is Up & Running & Needs YOU!

Penwith Landscape Partnership is now operations and in full swing recruiting volunteers. Good for your health and well-being! Poster – PLP Volunteer Days – this link gives all the info you need.

Wozzon in St Just with this ‘ere Tri-Service Safety Officer Coming?

  Eight new Tri-Service Safety Officer (TSSOs) joined the Council earlier this month and are currently undergoing their induction training. That means we will have 10 permanent TSSOs across Cornwall located in communities and rural areas that would benefit from

Cornwall Community Flood Forum Conference

Cornwall Community Flood Forum Conference is taking place in Truro on 2 November and is FREE! Don’t miss out on finding out how you community can prepare for storm events to reduce their impact and speed up your recovery. To

Cornwall as a Place of Sanctuary

A Sanctuary in Cornwall conference has been arranged for 1 December. The event aims to discuss the importance of Cornwall as a place of Sanctuary. This is an invite to every school, business, community group and organisation to declare their place

Bringing Together Council’s & Health Childrens’ Services – What do you think?

Bringing together the Council’s & NHS Childrens’ Services has been being discussed under the banner of One Vision. Although the integration of Adult Social Care and NHS services has gained massive public scrutiny, few seem to be engaging over these

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse Coming to Cornwall

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse is coming to Cornwall in November and this post has links to documents that will tell people exactly what it is about and how they can come forward to give their evidence. The panel

Cornwall Council Gets Tougher Over Road Safety Around Schools

Cornwall Council gets tougher over road safety around schools following increasing concerns from the public and head teachers. People dropping their children off to school and stopping in the ‘keep clear zone’ could face penalty notices as new tougher parking

Opportunity for Cornish Businesses to Explore Benefits of Electric Vehicles & Infrastructure

Opportunity for Cornish Businesses to explore the benefits of electric vehicles & charging infrastructure to the future of their business. The Cornwall New Energy project (CNE) is a unique initiative that supports small and medium-sized businesses in Cornwall and the