I want to update folks and I’ll likely add to this post next week and the reason for that will become clear as you come towards the end. First of all, if you are wondering why I and the Town Council are engaged in conversations about taking on responsibility for an outdoor activity centre thatRead More »
What About Mayor’s Sunday 2022? Well that is a question I’m asking myself! Last year I did it a bit different, holding a Community rather than a Civic Event. Whilst I got lots of positive feedback, there were a few grumbles. So, I’m posting it here so there is time to influence BUT I’m sortRead More »
Community Hub Comes to St Just – Reducing Isolation, Improving Health & Wellbeing Please share with neighbours, friends and family who might benefit.
It seems a good week to have a bit of a Political blog! I got involved in the by-election campaign in Tiverton and Honiton, delivering leaflets, knocking on doors and ringing people. There were strong indications that even some of the most committed Tory voters had had enough of Prime Minister Johnson and/ or hisRead More »
Mid Summer Beacon Lighting at Chapel Carn Brea, on Thursday 23 June, marked my second excursion up that wonderful hill, as Mayor and speaking in Cornish. I’ll tell the story in photos, for those of you who missed out! Event brilliantly organised by Old Cornwall Society, as always.
Town Vitality Fund – Developing St Just Town Vision and Implementation Plan, initial engagement phase took place last week, with many running local businesses, residents from within the town and the wider Parish getting involved. If folk are wondering how this came about then the starting point was a bid to the Town Vitality FundRead More »
Link to Petition for you to sign…please As many of you will know, I went as Mayor fo St Just, to County Hall on Tuesday and raised questions re the proposed closure and sale of Carnyorth Outdoor Activity Centre; a resource that benefits the children of Cornwall not just St Just/ West Cornwall. Cornwall CouncillorsRead More »
I hope you got to enjoy some of the Platinum Jubilee Events around the Parish. The screenshots of the posters, below, will remind you what went on. St Just Church have a range of things – a service, an exhibition of wedding dresses and ringing the church bells! On Thursday 2nd, I will be joiningRead More »
Mayor and Deputy Mayor of St Just for 2022/23 announced as me (Sue James) continuing as Mayor and Daisy Gibbs continuing as my Deputy. This was agreed unanimously by Town Councillors and we were delighted to accept. Daisy and I are very different people but share a passion for our community and I think weRead More »
The Leader of Cornwall Council, Linda Taylor, is starting a grand tour of the Duchy, some say to launch her bid to become Mayor of Cornwall! So, that is one issue you can give her your opinion on…. You might also want to express your view on a proposal they have to sell the ActivityRead More »