Campaigns

Dualling the A30 Carland Cross to Chiverton - Update

Update - 27th July 2016Cornwall Council are currently planning to hold a further public consultation in relation to the next stage of upgrading the A30 and will soon confirm details of when the consultation events will be held - hopefully in September.

Growing well paid jobs in Cornwall

Ensuring local enterprises get the support they need to secure and grow high quality employment here is a top priority. The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth & Skills Hub is a one stop service to all help available.

Homelessness

Update July 2017

Cornwall Council has new responsibilities to ensure effective partnership working that prevents people becoming homeless in Cornwall. They have been additional funding specifically to tackle rough sleeping. Here are the plans they have recently launched:

Business Rates

A number of constituents have contacted me to express their concerns about Business Rates, and I have raised these concerns with the Minister responsible. Please find below a letter that I have received in response to those representations. If you have any further concerns, please contact me.

Community Trees

Thinking about making a New Years Resolution? Why not consider planting some tress in 2017? The Woodland Trust offers tree planting schemes to help communities plant trees on publicly accessible land.