Fuelling Connections Cornwall

28th February 2018

If you're worried about keeping warm during this cold snap, call the Cornwall Winter Wellbeing team on 0800 954 1956 and they will help you access support that's available.

18th July 2016

The Future of our Local NHS and Care Services

Update 06/07/2018

Cornwall NHS Factsheet July 2018



84,680 more people seen <4 hrs in 2017/18 compared to 2009/10.
In the year-to-date, 97.0% of people coming to A&E were seen within 4 hours.
In May-18 the figure was 96.5%

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.

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.

Combating the growing threat of Sepsis

As the sister of a nurse, I first heard about Sepsis when told about a particularly upsetting experience that my sister had gone through when losing a patient to Sepsis. What amazed me then was how prevalent and lethal Sepsis is, yet what little awareness and action was being taken.

Great British High Street

I am delighted that Falmouth has made it onto the shortlist of Great British High Street Competition, in the coastal communities category. This year’s competition saw a record 900 entries.