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    • Electoral Review Panel puts forward proposal for future size of Cornwall Council
      Members of the Electoral Review Panel set up to review the future size of Cornwall Council and the boundaries of its electoral divisions have put forward an initial proposal of between 105 and 115 Councillors.  The Panel will put forward further proposals as the electoral review progresses. Cornwall Council currently has 123 Councillors. This first […]
    • Cornwall Housing pledges its support for Gas Safety Week 2016
      Cornwall Housing has pledged its support for Gas Safety Week with a targeted campaign on social media reaching out to people across Cornwall. It also gives an opportunity to remind our tenants of the importance in responding promptly to appointment requests from us for their property to have an annual gas service. For safety reasons, […]
    • Shaping the future of services for Cornwall’s disabled children
      Parents and carers are being invited to help shape the future of services for disabled children and young people in Cornwall over the next five years at this year’s annual Aiming Higher Conference which is taking place at the Royal Cornwall Showground Pavilion in Wadebridge on Wednesday, 4 October. This year’s conference - “Building Better […]
    • Transport and policing on the agenda for the Hayle and St Ives Community Network Panel meeting
      Residents of the Hayle and St Ives Community Network Panel area are invited to the October meeting of the Hayle and St Ives Community Network Panel, items on the agenda include the Police and Crime Plan and local transport. The meeting takes place on Monday 3 October, between 6pm and 8pm, at  Hayle Community School, […]
    • Griggs Quay, Lelant
      Over the summer traffic monitoring continued in Lelant and data analysis and traffic modelling works have now been completed. The initial traffic modelling was presented at a meeting last week to local Cornwall Councillors as well as Cllr Bert Biscoe, Cornwall Council Portfolio Holder for Transport. It was clear from the traffic modelling that delays […]
    • Progress continues to help deliver a roundabout at A3075 Cubert Crossroads
      Cornwall Council has been making progress on the next stage to help deliver the proposed roundabout at Cubert Crossroads on the A3075; which aims to improve safety and reduce congestion at the junction.  This next stage involves completing the business case for the project which is essential to secure the funding from Government to both […]
    • Public meeting to be held in Falmouth to hear views on planning application PA16/05447
      Cornwall Council is holding a public meeting to share information and listen to public opinion on planning application PA16/05447 - Land at Ocean Bowl, Pendennis Rise, Falmouth, Cornwall. This is an outline application for the redevelopment of the site to provide purpose-built student accommodation which will include 253 bedrooms, communal facilities (reception, gym, study rooms, […]
    • Stoptober - the 28-day quit smoking campaign - is back
      Research has shown that if you stop smoking for 28 days you are five times more likely to quit for good. During Stoptober England’s seven million smokers are being encouraged to take part in this year’s campaign, starting on 1 October. Last year in Cornwall we doubled the number of people who signed up for […]
    • Working together brings greater training opportunities to the people of Cornwall
      Cornwall Housing and Cornwall Council’s Adult Education Team are working together to make it easier for Council tenants to access free courses and other training opportunities. The Tenant Engagement Team from Cornwall Housing is already working in the community by taking their ‘HOME’ project to customers’ homes or holding pop up road shows to help […]
    • Cornwall prepares for severe weather
      With Met Office forecasts of strong winds and heavy rain due to affect Cornwall over the coming days, Cornwall Council is warning residents and visitors to be prepared and take precautions where necessary after the recent dry spell. The latest information from the MET Office and the Environment Agency is for rain on Friday, with […]

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