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Conservatives on Cornwall Council call for answers following shocking release of figures which reveal thousands of pounds of taxpayer money spent on overseas trips by Cornwall Council company with no tangible outcomes

The Conservatives on Cornwall Council have voiced outrage after figures from a Freedom of Information request put into Cornwall Council show that more taxpayer money has been spent on costly overseas trips by officers,  with no outcomes apparent and without the knowledge of councillors.

Green light for lithium exploration in Cornwall

Steve Double, Member of Parliament for St Austell and Newquay, has welcomed the announcement of Government funding for lithium exploration in Cornwall, as part of £23 million of funding to develop the latest technology for electric car batteries.

George Eustice welcomes new protections for marine life

George Eustice, MP for Camborne, Redruth & Hayle has welcomed news of further protections for England's marine life as part of a significant expansion of England's 'Blue Belt' of protected areas to date. 

PM awards outstanding young Cornish volunteer

The Prime Minister has today, 7 June, recognised Bimini Love, aged 17, from Newquay, for transforming the lives of people facing period poverty in Cornwall through the distribution of welfare boxes.