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Engineering works on the railways (14 & 15 November)

Tamar Valley AONB News Bulletin

Support webinars for local businesses and communities

St Germans Parish Councils October 2020 Minutes

Government consultation on fundamental changes to the planning system (deadline 29 October 2020) its really important we all cast our views on this consultation paper. There are significant changes being proposed

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

Please note Tideford playpark needs to remain CLOSED as substantial money needs to be spent on some equipment and presently the lease on the land has expired. We are trying to get this resolved as quickly as possible. Please do not enter the park or use any of the equipment as stated on the signage. (22 October 2020)

Tamar Valley track renewals

Updating the railway 2020

Looe Valley line rail work 2020

Parish Council update

Have your say on proposed increase in charges on Tamar bridge! (closes 3 November 2020)

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)

Latest updates from Cornwall Wildlife Trust

GWR Stakeholder Performance Plan 2020-21

Have your say on Waste, recycling and street cleaning

Parish Council Covid-19 Cornwall Council Update

Carbon neutral Cornwall 2030 HIVE (Watch the replay. Enter email address and then choose from the Schedule, top left of the screen).

Citizens Advice Autumn 2020 newsletter

Cornwall Council Information about Coronavirus

Free support for businesses in Cornwall

Latest Scam Warning across Cornwall and Devon

SUEZ offering free recycling plant tours

Cornwall Community Flood Forum Annual Conference (Friday 6 November 2020)

Community resilience fund from the Police

Cornwall AONB (August 2020)

Creating a plan to decarbonise transport. Call for ideas survey

Please respect the countryside code

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

Monday to Friday train timetable (effective 6 July 2020)

71 bus timetable

Be#ScamAware

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.

Carbon neutral Cornwall 2030 Climate emergency

Government support for employers

Coronavirus Awareness

More Information

Latest Parish Council News

COVID-19 - 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
  • All coronavirus related enquiries or issues email covid19@cornwall.gov.uk. (This email address is monitored seven days-a-week.)

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 requestforhelp@volunteercornwall.org.uk or telephone 01872 266988

Find out more about the support available for businesses here: Business Rate Support Council Tax Support and Growth Hub

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