May 2021 Election campaigning

The Government has confirmed that from 8 March, individual campaigners will be allowed to deliver leaflets and to engage with electors on their doorsteps – but they should always be socially distanced and not enter inside people’s homes. From 29 March, it’s...

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2021 Census – Identifying as Cornish

2021 Census – Identifying as Cornish

Cornwall Council is urging everyone who identifies as Cornish to say it on the 2021 Census survey, which launched on 1 March ahead of Census Day on 21 March. People here in Cornwall and beyond who want to identify as Cornish on the Census will be able to do so by...

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Access to Growth Fund

Access to Growth Fund

The Access to Growth Fund provides a £1,000 grant to invest in the growth of businesses in Cornwall, by funding specialist consultancy to help them expand their markets outside of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Businesses have to contribute £500 to make the total...

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New initiative to help local builders develop new homes

New initiative to help local builders develop new homes

Cornwall Council has succeeded in bidding to take part in a new initiative that will help smaller local building companies develop new affordable homes for local people. The initiative sees the Council join forces with Government agency Local Partnerships to pilot a...

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Elections May 2021

Elections May 2021

5pm on Tuesday 20 April is the deadline to apply for postal votes for the 6th May 2021 local elections. You must also be registered to vote by midnight on Monday 19 April. Measures are being put in place to ensure that polling stations will be COVID safe, and voters...

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