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Crest of St Germans Parish Council

Parish Council News

Nature in lockdown - Cornwall Wildlife Trust share your experience

Creating a plan to decarbonise transport. Call for ideas survey

August Nut Tree 2020

20 July 2020 Virtual Parish Council meeting minutes

Town and Parish Council update from Cornwall Council

Network Rail cable work at St Germans station 2-4 August 2020

Please respect the countryside code

Playparks - Treland playpark is NOW Open (the padlocks are on the gate to keep the latch open. Both gates are open). Please note the following guidelines apply
Regrettably, Tideford needs to remain closed due to various equipment concerns following the annual inspection.

Citizens Advice Summer 2020 newsletter

Press release - National roads survey gives residents opportunity to have their say on Cornwall’s transport network

8 day speed results on Church Street St Germans

Member briefing 8 July 2020

Daily update from (8 July 2020)

Advance notice - week of 13 July the Lynher House bus shelter will be getting a clean and a paint - apologies if you're unable to use it.

Monday to Friday train timetable (effective 6 July 2020)

Town and Parish Council update from Cornwall Council (3 July 2020)

TamarValley Latest news (for July 2020)

GWR updated information 2 July 2020

The St Germans Star edition 8

Nut Tree July 2020

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

71 bus timetable


Spring 2020 edition Wild Cornwall (Cornwall wildlife trust)

Looking after yourself and nature Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Cornwall Community Foundation Funding available

Adult Social Care - key links to support for all members of the public

Adult Social Care - key links to support for people with health and wellbeing needs

Adult Social Care - key links to support for people with specialist needs

Cornwall Council Covid-19 Business Support Package

Grants available (through Cornwall Council)

Cornwall Council Covid-19 Community Toolkit (14 April 2020)

Sport England Community Emergency Fund 7 April 2020

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.

Doctors and pharmacies - we have been in touch with Quay Lane surgery. Download their instructions on consultations, prescriptions and delivery. (1 April 2020).

Carbon neutral Cornwall 2030 Climate emergency

Food suppliers - From Volunteer Cornwall South East Cornwall business services

This is a current listing of food shops and services in South East Cornwall  detailing what they are selling, contact details and delivery information. If you have any information we can add to it or if something needs updating, please email

Government support for employers

Coronavirus Awareness

Councillor vacancies - St Germans Councillor vacancy

We currently have a vacancy in the ward of St Germans.  If you would like to learn more about the role of a Parish Councillor, or have an informal discussion, please contact the Parish Clerk on 07845 130596 or email

More Information

Latest Parish Council News
We are facing an unprecedented civil crisis in modern times with the threat of Coronavirus. We know that many St Germans residents will be very anxious about the current situation.

There have been some excellent local examples of people and groups helping others and we need to tackle this together. We all have a part to play and your Parish Council will work with Cornwall Council and public health agencies to do all we can in this time of emergency.

On behalf of your Parish Council may we take this opportunity to send you and your families our best wishes, please do follow government guidance, encourage others to do so and stay safe.

St Germans Parish Council

Important support

Cornwall Council’s phone lines for COVID-19 and shielding enquiries:

  • 0300 123 1118 for COVID-19
  • 0300 123 4334 for shielding enquiries

Cornwall Council has now launched a COVID19 Community Toolkit .

Volunteer Cornwall is leading the coordination and recruitment of new volunteers. Please see Volunteer Cornwall 

Requests for help - If someone needs help either email or telephone 01872 266988

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