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How to report things to Cornwall Council

Posted on: 10th August 2016

How to report things to Cornwall Council on-line, through the Cornwall Council website, can be found through the poster link below. Never assume the Council knows about a damaged road sign, pot hole or broken street light. If you notice it then put a report in and see how quickly it is fixed and reportRead More »

My Outreach Contribution for March 2024

Posted on: 1st March 2024

SPRING IS APPROACHING; By Councillor Sue James Well, can you believe that it is almost Spring? Obviously a sign of age, but this year seems to be flying past faster than ever. Things on the horizon to look out for are events during Dark Skies week in April and the launch of an appeal toRead More »

Streetlights will be turning off between Midnight and 5a.m from Monday

Posted on: 23rd February 2024

Most Streetlights in our St Just Parish will be turning off between Midnight and 5a.m from Monday 26th February. As you may be aware Cornwall Council has been working towards switching off streetlighting in certain circumstances. Switch off and dimming will be coming to almost all communities. There have been a number of examples fromRead More »

Do you love techy equipment problems? St Ives Lib Dems need you!

Posted on: 7th February 2024

If you love techy equipment problems then St Ives Lib Dems need you! The local party has been donated a wonderful bit of kit to fold leaflets and even put them in envelopes which could save many volunteer hours BUT, no-one in the Office has the time or skills to get to grips with howRead More »

Short Practical Gardening Courses at Bosavern Community Farm

Posted on: 7th February 2024

There are short, supported practical gardening courses starting very soon at Bosavern Community Farm near St Just in Penwith on selective Tuesdays and Thursdays, led by an experienced WEA Permaculture Tutor. These one, two or three day gentle courses are for anyone aged 19 and over. Fees do not apply for people on low incomeRead More »

Some Consultations

Posted on: 1st February 2024

I thought I’d bring your attention to a few consultation that Cornwall Council are seeking views on. They are diverse subjects! Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Strategy – runs until 26th April Where should Cornwall Council put electric vehicle charging points? – St Just Town Council will bid for funding to put them in their carRead More »

Outreach Piece for February 2024

Posted on: 1st February 2024

A NEW YEAR IS UNDERWAY, SO WHAT IS ON THE HORIZON? There are a couple of Cornwall Council matters to pick up on and then I’ll update you with Town Council news, including car parks; the facts. Cornwall Council has begun upgrading streetlights with new LED fittings; I think most in our Parish have beenRead More »

Moving On; Changing Gear

Posted on: 16th December 2023

Moving on; changing gear as I look to 2024. THE LOWS The lows of 2023 have been the death of friends, so my generation beginning to depart and that makes you think! All my parents generation, uncles, aunts are gone and when my cousin’s husband died, I thought sadly the next round of funerals areRead More »

End of Year News

Posted on: 14th December 2023

End of Year News, including some consultations to ponder over the Christmas holidays (assuming you get time off over Christmas/ New Year). As I write this, there is one more Town Council meeting, on Monday for 2023 and 11 more sleeps until Christmas Day! So, setting our Town Council budget for 24/25 is the bigRead More »

My Outreach Contribution for December 2023 & January 2024

Posted on: 24th November 2023

My Outreach contribution for December 2023 & January 2024 is a bit different with a focus on the Housing Crisis and Homelessness. FAIRWELL 2023, MERRY CHRISTMAS & WELCOME 2024! By Councillor Sue James A very different piece from me, reflecting on 2 housing related events I’ve been involved in since I last wrote. What followsRead More »

Ending Violence Against Women Events 2023

Posted on: 24th November 2023

Ending Violence Against Women Events 2023 are summarised below.     If you can do nothing else, please join the Walk & Vigil – open to all! For full details, visit the Womens Aid Facebook page or contact Penzance Town Council who are sponsoring events. Womens Aid Facebook Page