MP's Column

On Friday, I was privileged to visit Germoe Community Primary School and Sithney Community Primary School.


Tourism remains one of the most important income generators for West Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly and today I met representatives of the Dutch travel trade at Minack Theatre to introduce them to this fantactic tourist attraction.

The St Piran's Day Parade

The St Piran's Day parade, that takes place every year in Penzance, is always well supported and this year was no exception.

UK and EU Membership 

I, along with a number of MPs from across the House have been dismayed by what is best described as 'Project Fear'.
I want to thank everyone who has commented on the Facebook page and sent comments and questions to me.

Road Safety and Horses

Horse riding is a popular activity in West Cornwall but I regularly hear of near misses with speeding cars on country lanes.

MP's Column

Good news for Goonhilly as last week we learned that Cornwall is to host the Satellite Centre of Excellence to explore how satellite and data technologies can help businesses generate new ideas and grow markets.

Brain Tumour Research Fundraiser

Mat Harvey put us through our paces at St Ives Leisure Centre today on the indoor cycling fund-raiser. We joined people all over the UK who this weekend are raising money and awareness for Brain Tumour Research.

Edward Hain Community Hospital

I know how much Edward Hain Community Hospital is loved and supported. I was informed yesterday of some bed closures and have asked for accurate information so that we all know the truth.