General Parish News

Hayle River Project – 2nd Workshop postponed to 29th June

Hayle River Project – 2nd Workshop postponed to 29th June

Cornwall Council has postponed the date for the 2nd Community Workshop that had been planned for 26th May for this project.  This will now take place on Wednesday 29th June at St Erth Methodist Hall from 2-7pm and will include the opportunity for the local community...

New Defibrillator – Training 9th June

New Defibrillator – Training 9th June

The Parish Council is delighted to have been able to provide a defibrillator recently at the Public Toilets.  This was purchased from the Ronnie Richards Memorial Charity who will be providing free training on both this and the defibrillator at the shop (as they are...

Outcome of Consultation for Chenhalls Road

Outcome of Consultation for Chenhalls Road

The results of the Chenhalls Road Highway Improvements amended consultation in December 2021 have been published.  There was a disappointing number of responses to the proposals (only 4).  As a result of the feedback and some concerns, the footway proposed has been...

Homes for Ukraine Initiative

Homes for Ukraine Initiative

We have been asked by Cllr Linda Taylor, Leader of Cornwall Council to share the following information with residents: Cornwall like all other areas of the UK continues to be shocked and saddened by the harrowing stories of the war in Ukraine. Many of our residents...

Hayle River Community Project – Have you Say! Tuesday 5th April

Hayle River Community Project – Have you Say! Tuesday 5th April

Cornwall Council is working with the Environment Agency to create a plan for the future of the Hayle River, which will look at current footpaths and think of ideas for flood protection and habitat creation. To help design the project, Cornwall Council is holding a...

How is the Parish Council funded?

How is the Parish Council funded?

St Erth Parish Council (SEPC) raises most of its money through the precept.  The precept is a tax included within the local Council Tax which enables the Parish Council to perform its functions. Before a Parish Council can set its precept it is required by law to...

Battery Mill – Cable Runway Ramp

Battery Mill – Cable Runway Ramp

Following discussions with the manufacturer (KOMPAN), and working with the community, they have now supplied us with 'bars' which have been added to the ramp leading up to the runway to enhance the experience of anyone using it.  As always, please ensure you supervise...

Village Highways Improvements Delay

Village Highways Improvements Delay

We had all been expecting work to start this month to implement the Village Improvements scheme that was approved last year to introduce a village wide 20mph zone and traffic calming features, 30mph speed limit along Treloweth Lane & Chenhalls Road and other...

Invitation to Tender – Cleaning Public Conveniences

Invitation to Tender – Cleaning Public Conveniences

Tenders are invited from suitably qualified contractors for the cleaning contract for the public conveniences in St Erth. Please contact Fiona Drew on clerk@sterth-pc.gov.uk or call 01736 757575 / ​07563 164661 for a full specification of work.  All tenders should be...

Road Closure – Chenhalls Rd 7th-18th February

Road Closure – Chenhalls Rd 7th-18th February

Under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 S.14: Temporary Prohibition of Traffic, Chenhalls Road will be closed as detailed above to carry out ditching works and CCTV of the drainage system to try to identify and alleviate flooding issues in the area. Please click...

St Erth School Centenary

St Erth School Centenary

We have been asked to share the following news article by St Erth School who are celebrating their Centenary this year.  For further information please go to their website: https://www.st-erth.cornwall.sch.uk/website: This is a special year for us, as we celebrate 100...

Report It! – Parish Council and Cornwall Council responsibilities

Report It! – Parish Council and Cornwall Council responsibilities

Following all the recent rain and issues on the roads, just a reminder to everyone that the areas the Parish Council is responsible for include the play parks, cemetery, allotments, public toilets, cutting designated public foot paths (list of paths that the PC cut...