News

Spark ignites business ambition

The entrepreneurial spirit in Cornwall continues to inspire and thrive as another 22 women look to start their businesses through the Spark for Women programme.

A30 - Preferred Route Announcement

Plans to unlock economic growth in the south west by transforming the single carriageway on the A30 between Chiverton Cross and Carland Cross into a new dual carriageway took a step closer today (Monday, July 3).

Cornwall Connected

I was pleased to welcome Chris Grayling, the Secretary of State for Transport, to Truro today to see for himself the positive impact for local people of the Government's investment in public transport in Cornwall.

Digital Radio Boost for Listeners in Cornwall

I was pleased to join the launch of new digital transmitters that have transformed the availability of local radio services on DAB digital radio for listeners throughout Cornwall.

Extra Funding for Schools in Truro & Falmouth

Picture: Mithian School Pupils Visit Parliament

I welcome the news that schools in Truro and Falmouth had been allocated almost £700,000 in government funding to enhance their buildings and facilities.

Marine Hub Cornwall Goes Live

Marine Hub Cornwall has officially gone live as an Enterprise Zone.

Located over three sites at Hayle, Tolvaddon and Falmouth Docks, the hub will help to cement Cornwall’s status as a world-class centre for marine renewable energy.

Tampon Tax Funding for Cornwall Charity

A women’s refuge in Cornwall today welcomed its share of £12million from the Tampon Tax Fund, saying it will help them reach isolated survivors of sexual violence and abuse.

Cornwall Matters

Sajid Javid was in Cornwall today to launch Cornwall Conservatives' manifesto for the upcoming Cornwall Council elections.

The attached newsletter features more information on our priorities for Cornwall.