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Getting a coronavirus test in Cornwall

A few people have contacted me about concerns for coronavirus testing locally, particularly as we welcome back visitors to our beautiful area.

MP's column

In last week’s piece I mentioned the launch of the England Trees Strategy consultation.

Restarting NHS dental services

Dental practices have been closed throughout the coronavirus pandemic with services limited to emergency dental care only in urgent dental centres located across the country.

MP's column

Since the Government announced that shops selling non-essential items could reopen local leaders have been busy ensuring that our town centres in particular can open safely and that social distancing can be observed.

MP's column

The fishing industry has been severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Much of what we catch is exported to the EU and countries such as China. Because of this and despite the clamber for food in our supermarkets, demand for UK fish effectively collapsed.

A chance to talk to your MP

Anyone living in West Cornwall or on the Isles of Scilly has the chance to speak remotely to their MP through both Facebook Live and Zoom over the next fortnight.