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Cornish MPs celebrate St Piran’s Day with Cornish food and drink producers in Parliament

Wed, 14/03/2018 - 19:40

Some of Cornwall’s most famous food and drink producers have visited the Houses of Parliament to celebrate St Piran’s Day. The Taste of Cornwall event, which was held in the Palace of Westminster, saw an array of producers displaying samples of their food and drink products including ale, wine, gin, cream, tea, biscuits, cheese, chocolate and crisps.

The event was held by Cornwall’s six Conservative MPs, and sponsored by Great Western Railway (GWR) and Steve Andrew’s Tyres.

George Eustice asks Housing Minister to recover planning appeal at Menehay Fields

Wed, 14/03/2018 - 19:24

George Eustice MP has written to the Housing Minister to request that a planning appeal for 226 new dwellings is recovered. The proposed development concerns land at Menehay Fields, Budock.

In his letter, George Eustice has cited a loss of green interface between Budock and Falmouth, the fact that there is adequate brownfield land upon which to build to fulfil local housing need, and the strategic importance of this decision which effectively threatens Budock’s status as a village.

George Eustice welcomes u-turn on CAB funding

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 15:52

George Eustice has welcomed Cornwall Council’s statement today, in which it has announced a u-turn on proposed cuts to funding for Cornwall’s Citizens Advice Service.

Previous plans by the Liberal Democrat/Independent-led council would have seen cuts of £200,000.

Radiotherapy Services in Cornwall

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 11:00

In recent weeks, George has been contacted by many constituents about NHS England’s consultation on a new model for radiotherapy services in England. He is concerned about reports of people potentially having to travel outside of Cornwall for treatment.

George wrote the above letter to Simon Stevens, Chief Executive, NHS England, to express those concerns. He has also spoken to the Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group.

George re-appointed as Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Tue, 09/01/2018 - 18:49

George Eustice has been re-appointed as Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

George said "I am really pleased to be re-appointed as Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. I look forward to continuing to work with these industries at what is an incredibly exciting time".