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Latest newsletter from your MP

Latest newsletter from your MP

As MP for West Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly I am writing to keep you updated on the latest developments and help available. Please feel free to share with friends and family.  

Revised proposals for School Lane consultation

Revised proposals for School Lane consultation

The consultation on the St Erth Village Improvements - revised proposals for School Lane (EDG1704) has now been published on Cornwall Council's Consultation Finder.  The deadline for responses is Thursday 16th September 2021. Please click here to see details of how...

Outcome of Village Improvements consultation

Outcome of Village Improvements consultation

The following has been received from Cornwall Council by anyone that responded to the above consultation: Thank you for expressing your interests in our consultation regarding the St Erth Village Improvements scheme.  I would like to present you with details of the...

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust AGM

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust AGM

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust is holding its Annual Public Meeting on 2 September 2021 from 4.30 – 6.00pm.  At the meeting the Board will receive the 2020-21 Annual Report and Accounts and will reflect on one of the most challenging years in RCHT's...

St Erth Highways Improvements

St Erth Highways Improvements

The results of the public consultation that took place last year regarding the St Erth Highways Improvements have now been made available to SEPC and the recommendations were discussed by Councillors at their recent Council meeting.  These were generally very positive...

Local Policing

Local Policing

The Chair and Clerk recently met with Paul Morley, our new Local Neighbourhood Beat Manager, to discuss graffiti, vandalism, speeding, and noisy bikes being a number of the recent issues that have been raised in the parish.  It was a very positive meeting and he is...

New Bus Shelter

New Bus Shelter

Cornwall Council will be replacing the bus shelter on Chenhalls Road which they are responsible for the upkeep of.  The old shelter is very dilapidated and the Parish Council has been pushing for this for a while.  The Parish Council had requested that the shelter be...

Parish Footpaths

Parish Footpaths

Following a tendering process in March, the Parish Council appointed Cherry Trees Garden Services as its Local Maintenance Partnership (LMP) contractor for the next three years.  Cherry Trees has recently carried out the first cut of all gold paths and the annual cut...

New Councillors

New Councillors

At the Parish Council elections in May the following Councillors were elected uncontested, leaving two vacancies on the Council:  Winnie Chappell, Tim Greatrex, Ed Jenkin, Janet Kersey, Jean Lee, Nastassia Player, Paul Rodda, Angelo Spencer-Smith & Ted Taylor. On...

Update on the footpaths from River Valley to St Erth

Update on the footpaths from River Valley to St Erth

As you may be aware Cornwall Council has been granted a further 12-month extension on the closure of the footpath at Carbis Mill.  On 27th May a meeting took place on the riverbank with Cornwall Council, the Environment Agency (EA), the West Cornwall Footpaths...

Cemetery Driveway

Cemetery Driveway

The Parish Council is pleased to inform residents that the work to tarmac the cemetery driveway has now been completed. Please be aware that this may feel slightly sticky underfoot for the next few days, particularly in the warm weather we are currently enjoying, but...