Cornwall Council are currently running varous consultations for you to comment on here Let's Talk Cornwall
A free and varied education programme available at Maker Heights, Rame - Monuments matter to people
Parish Councillor vacancy for Tideford ward here
Notice of vacancy in office of Councillor for St Germans ward
Please remember you can report many things to Cornwall Council yourself here
Rural funding newsletter for January 2022 can be found here
Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 S.14: Temporary Prohibition of Traffic
Location: A387 Bake Lane to the A374
Timing: 4th January 2022 to 29th January 2022 (09:30 to 16:00 hours)
Contact: Duchy of Cornwall on 01579 343149 or firstname.lastname@example.org
details are here
Any Police concerns in St Germans Parish the Saltash Neighbourhood Team can be contacted on email@example.com
Tamar Valley News Bulletin can be found here
Cornwall AONB annual 2020-2021 report can be found here
RECYCLING drop off point for lots of items not taken at kerbside (click on this link to see extensive list of items) - Next collection from Eliot Arms Car Park St Germans on 13th February 2022 between 10:30-11:30 AND 13th March 2022. See website
Empowering local communities project survey here (closes 4th February 2022)
Cornwall Wildlife Trust 5 ways you can have a wild winter
Police and crime plan priorities for 2021-2025 have your say
Cornish buildings at risk newsletter
So what does a Cornwall Buildings at Risk look like?
Highways England - A38 Trerulefoot to Carkeel Safety Package - if you have any further comments or would like any additional information please access the Highways England website Highways England - RIS 3 Schemes and use our feedback tool called ECHO (Every Customer Has an Opinion) that allows customers and stakeholders alike to comment on sections of highway that may be causing a concern or simply to provide positive feedback on the experience, please feel free to share this ECHO link with your stakeholders and colleagues. The page will be open until December 2021. Alternatively please do not hesitate to email A38TCSafetyPackage@highwaysengland.co.uk
Cornwall Council is managing and marking ash dieback trees at St Germans Closed Churchyard. How they manage their trees can be found here. Any queries email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone the Parish Council.
Free landmark trees here
Workplace travel grants available
Community funding available
Carbon neutral Cornwall 2030 Climate emergency
Plymouth City bus timetable (and type in your village in the service finder box)
Forest for Cornwall - Look at St Germans Parish's Tree canopy 15%. Ideas for increasing contact the Clerk
Extra funds available in Cornwall addressing climate emergency
Business Regulatory Support (from Cornwall Council) for the business community
Cornwall Council has declared a Climate Emergency and Cornwall Climate Group have circulated this film highlighting issues in Cornwall.
Please contact email@example.com if you think your road salt bin needs replenishing.
Residents in St Germans Parish may receive a letter from
CORMAC about raising awareness of the disease ash dieback in ash trees.
If you have ash trees on your property please take note of the letter
and your responsibilities. Thank you. Also see 2 specific links below:
Information on managing your trees from Cornwall Council here
Information from Cornwall Council on ash dieback here
BEWARE of FAKE NHS Covid-19 vaccine text alerts - the texts appear to be from the NHS and states the recepient is eligible to receive the vaccine. You are then asked to click on a link to an application form. STOP! The webpage is very similar to the NHS. Remember the NHS will NEVER ask for your payment details.
Latest statistics for St Germans is we are only recycling
28.81% of our waste. 22% of whats put in the weekly black bin bags is
actually recyclable at the kerbside with 43% being genuine waste. In
light of the Climate Crisis, can we try to do more to recycle. If you
need help with what can be recycled use Cornwall Councils A-Z look up what can be recycled (search by item)
Carbon neutral Cornwall 2030 HIVE (Watch the replay. Enter email address and then choose from the Schedule, top left of the screen).
Free support for businesses in Cornwall
Grants available (through Cornwall Council)
If you know of any local organisation, group of volunteers or individuals with time and/or skills, please ask them to register with Volunteer Cornwall who is coordinating the local response in helping those in need of support during Covid-19.