Stadium For Cornwall

This week I met with colleagues and the Stadium fir Cornwall partnership. I always supported the concept of a Stadium for Cornwall as I believe it will could enable the Pirates and Truro City to make progress.

MP backs SMEs for Government contracts

Truro and Falmouth’s MP Sarah Newton today backed tough new measures to help small businesses win contracts with central government.

Sarah said: “I grew up in a small, family business outside Falmouth and know they are the backbone of our society providing jobs and vital services.

Sarah Newton welcomes announcement of extra doctor training places for Truro

Local MP Sarah Newton has welcomed this week’s announcement that many more doctors are to be trained in Truro each year.

The University of Exeter Medical School, which has a campus in Truro, is to expand from 130 student places to 218 – one of the biggest increases in the country.

Best Buddies Cornwall

Last Thursday I was pleased to join more than 100 people at the St Erme Community Centre, to help launch Mencap’s new Treat Me Well campaign.

Hall For Cornwall secures the go ahead for a £20m investment for Cornwall

Hall For Cornwall (HFC) has secured a £2m investment from the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), the last piece of public funding required to deliver a £20m rebuild of its venue which will bring jobs, economic growth and world class culture to Cornwall.