Following concerns raised by Cornwall Councillor David Harris that Cornwall Council had failed to take action on the ‘unacceptable position’ on Direct Payments in Cornwall as reported by Internal Audit to the Audit Committee the council has now taken further action on this issue.
At today’s Full Council meeting of Cornwall Council, the motion for Better Beach Management was taken up and referred on to the next stage of the process before being returned with recommendations and a vote at a future meeting.
The Conservative Group on Cornwall Council has issued a stark warning on the Lib Dem-led Administration’s flagship Housing Development Plan following a vote to commit millions more funding to it at today’s Full Council.
Steve Double, Member of Parliament for St Austell and Newquay has secured a review of the legislation covering balloon and sky lantern releases following a meeting with Secretary of State for the Environment Michael Gove.
West Cornwall MP Derek Thomas has urged the Government to accelerate environmental policies which will improve people’s health and wellbeing, calling for the establishment of a Nature Recovery Network.
Steve Double, Member of Parliament for St Austell and Newquay, has welcomed news that two schools in Mid-Cornwall have been successful in bidding for a share of £433m additional funding from the Government.
The Conservatives on Cornwall Council have welcomed the news that St Erth Station is getting a share of the £300m Access for All fund from the Department for Transport in order to improve accessibility at the station.