Resignation from Cabinet
Bob resigned from the Cabinet in April 2020. For latest news:
Cormac incident: details of independent inquiry announced
The Leader of Cornwall Council has agreed with political group leaders that an independent inquiry will be set up into the Cormac health and safety incident.
Budget and council tax 2021/22
Cabinet put forward its budget and council tax proposals for 2021/22. The proposals will be considered by Full Council on 23 February.
Some of the bus times on the 50 and 51 routes have been changed by 5-10 minutes. This affects the services through Tregony and Probus.
See Buses for latest timetables.
Planning applications of interest
Some planning applications of interest have been submitted to Cornwall Council:
Pydar site in Truro, will be considered by Strategic Planning Committee on 4 February, read more
Langarth Garden Village, all embracing planning application for the whole site, will be considered later in the year, read more
Wainhomes Probus phase 2, reserved matters application for 55 houses following the grant of outline permission in March 2020, read more
Grampound Village Store, application for extension of 10 years for the community shop, read more
Do you need a helping hand?
Cornwall Council offers a wide range of useful services for residents in need of a little extra help and support – perhaps due to frailty, ill health, low income or insecure housing. To make it easier to find out what is available, they are grouped on our website at CC helping hand
Do you need someone to talk to?
If you are being bullied, or you are feeling insecure and mentally not well, or you are struggling with alcohol or drugs issues, or just need someone to talk to in confidence, there is a number of organisations that can help.
Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Mental Health Response Line
Operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
0800 038 5300
Telephone anytime day or night free of charge on 116 123
The mental health charity
Telephone 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday
0300 123 3393
or Mind website
Telephone anytime day or night
free of charge on 0800 1111
Anonymous online help for young people at Kooth.com
Rehab for alcoholism
Help for those with alcohol issues at
Rehab for Alcoholism
or telephone 0800 111 4108
Talk to Frank
Help for those with drugs issues at
or telephone 0300 123 6600
For victims of domestic abuse, help is available
at Seeds Cornwall
Free help for anyone affected by addiction with advice on both NHS & private drug and alcohol treatment options at Addiction Helper