Phil Seeva CC, elected as leader of Conservative Group on Cornwall Council

At today’s AGM, Cornwall Councillor for Menheniot, Phil Seeva, has been chosen unopposed as leader for the Conservative Group on Cornwall Council. Phil, 47, is a public relations consultant and lives at Liskeard, where he is a former town Mayor.

James Mustoe, 32, Cornwall Councillor for Mevagissey was also chosen unopposed as deputy leader for the Conservative Group.

Commenting, Phil said: “I am delighted to have the full support of the Conservative Group as its new leader.

“The recent local elections sent a clear message that the public want change on Cornwall Council.

“I look forward to working with my team to deliver this change as well as to provide the strong leadership needed for Cornwall Council.

“I will be getting back around the table with other Cornwall Councillors on Monday (15th May) to form the Administration that will run Cornwall Council for the next four years.”

For more information please contact James Mustoe CC, on 07885 277670 or at

Cllr James Mustoe
Cornwall Councillor for Mevagissey
07885 277 670