Local News

All Six Cornish Candidates for General Election adopted

Starting in Marazion on 27 April Derek Thomas was adopted as the Parliamentary Candidate for St Ives & The Isles of Scilly followed by the adoption of Steve Double for St Austell & Newquay, Scott Mann for North Cornwall and George Eustice for Camborne & Redruth on April 28th with Sher

Cornish deserve a better deal

People in Cornwall deserve a strong, united team to get the right deal for them in housing, transport, tourism, social care and post Brexit funding, the Local Government Secretary said today.

Carnegie Wave Hub Project

Last week, George Eustice MP attended the launch of Carnegie Wave Energy’s 15MW CETO Wave Hub project. Carnegie Wave Energy is a leading wave energy developer from Australia. It has been awarded a grant to support the first phase of its £60m commercial wave energy project at Wave Hub.

Liskeard School in Parliamentary Review

Local MP Sheryll Murray and Liskeard Mayor Jane Pascoe were pleased to visit Liskeard School and Community College to celebrate their inclusion in the Secondary Education Edition of The Parliamentary Review.  The only school in Devon and Cornwall to be featured.

Scott Mann MP on transport funding and a rail line to Okehampton.

Scott presses Government to increase SW transport funding and to build new Okehampton rail line

Scott Mann has written to Government Ministers urging them to increase transport funding for the South West and to build a new railway line in Devon to bolster the regions infrastructure.

Prime Minister's visit to Cornwall


Prime Minister’s Visit to Cornwall

by sarahnewtonmp

Last week I was pleased to welcome Theresa May on her first visit to Cornwall as Prime Minister. While she is no stranger to Cornwall, it was fantastic that she started her SW tour with a visit to Newquay Airport.

Theresa May Visits Cornwall

Theresa May’s first official visit to the South West as Prime Minister began with a visit to Newquay Airport yesterday.