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West Cornwall Celebrates the Great Get Together

Today sees the start of the third Great Get Together celebration which is inspired by the memory of former Batley and Spen MP Jo Cox, who was tragically killed on 16 June 2016.

There are a number of events planned to celebrate all that unite us including:

Today:

Derek's call for extra bank holiday falls on 'tin ears'

A CALL by West Cornwall MP Derek Thomas for an extra Bank Holiday next year to help those adversely affected by a shift to the early May date to coincide with the 75th anniversary of VE Day has fallen on ‘tin ears’.

Bill introduced to commit Government to Net Zero emissions target

As a member of the Environmental Audit Committee I am thrilled that the UK has announced it's plans to achieve Net Zero, the first (hopefully of many) country to do so. Please find below some information about this change. 

What does this mean? 

MPs column

Porthleven lost its post office this week. This is not a surprise and Post Office Ltd has promised to provide a mobile service quickly and secure a future permanent post office setting as soon as is practicably possible.