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Cornwall’s COVID Resource Packs

Posted on: 16th November 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in Blog

Cornwall’s COVID Resource Packs are just bursting with helpful, practical stuff for businesses, community groups and well, people who find themselves a bit stuck when told to self-isolate or wondering whether it’s ok to car share. Lots of posters! Several languages for the ‘people’ ones.   Cornwall Council’s Public Health team has updated its threeRead More »

Emergency Food Fund for Cornwall Organisations is Open for bids

Posted on: 6th November 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

An Emergency Food Fund for organisations in Cornwall that help ensure good quality food can be produced and supplied to those struggling to afford to feed themselves and their families, during the COVID crisis, is looking for bids. Existing and new community food organisations across Cornwall can now apply for funding from an Emergency FoodRead More »

More on the Household Waste Contract

Posted on: 31st October 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

More on the Household Waste Contract, in Cornwall, from now until it becomes business as usual.   Key information is that when the new doorstep collection regime comes to our area, late 2022/ early 2023, all residential addresses will get a new smaller wheeled bin, a small waste food caddy for you kitchen and aRead More »

COVID Support & Information Packs for Cornwall’s Residents and Businesses

Posted on: 22nd October 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

COVID support and information packs for Cornwall’s residents and businesses are available through Cornwall Council’s website – see links below. Work is continuing to ensure Cornwall remains on top of the pandemic crisis, and it is testament to the hard work of our public health colleagues that we continue to be an outlier during theRead More »

Governments Planning Proposals Explained – ish!

Posted on: 24th August 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in Blog

Governments Planning Proposals have been explained to Councillors, well as far as Council Officers have any clarity, at the moment. Much of the most worrying proposed new permitted development rights will not apply to the St Just-in-Penwith Parish because we are protected by many designations, such as Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (whole area) andRead More »

Have Your Say on Cornwall’s Future Services, Places & How We Work Together

Posted on: 21st August 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

Cornwall Council has several consultations open at the moment and more to come. This is really your chance to shape how you want Cornwall to be so it is important the Council hears from a broad range of folk, in terms of ages, income and views of the world. I’m highlighting some key, fundamental onesRead More »

All things “rubbish” in Cornwall

Posted on: 8th May 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in Blog

All things “rubbish” (and recycling) in Cornwall, where all but Household and Recycling Centres (HWRC) are getting back to usual arrangements. So, unlike many Councils, through the lock-down, we in Cornwall have had our usual waste and recycling doorstep collections with those signed up for green waste collections are still getting them; and now peopleRead More »

Mental Health campaign being launched for those struggling in Cornwall

Posted on: 29th April 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

Mental Health campaign being launched for those struggling in Cornwall, during this Coronavirus pandemic. Mental health is as important as physical health. One in four of UK adults have had feelings of loneliness because of coronavirus, according to research by the Mental Health Foundation. Here is a link with information for adults struggling with theirRead More »

Cornwall’s Farming Health Hub Launched for COVID-19

Posted on: 23rd April 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

Cornwall’s Farming Health Hub has been launched to help farmers struggling during this COVID-19 crisis and many are slipping between the cracks for support. As people in farming and those living and working in rural communities struggle to cope with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their physical, mental and business health, Cornwall’s FarmingRead More »

Useful Information Sources in Cornwall for COVID-19

Posted on: 17th March 2020 | by Sue James | Posted in News

I am conscious there is much mis-information going around but that people need reliable places to get information. Cornwall Council is going to step up it’s circulation of information and they have a dedicated page on their website with all sorts of links. The screenshot below shows the nature of that page and the linkRead More »