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A theme that crops up when discussing Brexit is what support Cornwall and Scilly can expect once EU Structural Funds are no longer available. The Government has committed to a ‘Shared Prosperity Fund’ as the successor and a consultation as to how this is distributed is to be launched soon.

NHS South West Funding

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement of an extra £20 billion a year for health services, West Cornwall MP Derek Thomas has pressed the Health Secretary to ensure the NHS in the South West receives the same level of funding as the rest of the country.

MPs Column

Before I comment on whether Brexit means Brexit I want to bring attention to a new NHS Consultation that runs for 12 weeks, starting on 4 July and ending on 28 September 2018.

MPs Column

It was a great honour to receive a trophy on behalf of the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust and the many volunteers who have personally ensured that Manx Shearwaters can succeed on Scilly.