Transition Falmouth are currently promoting the Garden Hand Tools Repair and Reuse Project run by the Conservation Foundation.
Up to just recently, the only dedicated collection point in Cornwall for old, broken and unwanted garden hand tools has been at the Eden Project, but now there are 4 more - including the Falmouth/Penryn Household Waste & Recycling Centre located off the A394 between Mabe and Longdowns.
Town Mayor Councillor Steve Eva, Deputy Mayor Councillor Minson and Councillor Parker, Belinda Edwards (CC Landscape Architect), members of Cormac, Community Volunteers and residents celebrated the completion of improvements at Prislow Fields on Saturday. The improvements were funded by local developments in the area and carried out by a partnership of Cornwall Council, Cormac and Falmouth Town Council in consultation with local residents.
Rising sports stars from across Cornwall gathered together in Falmouth’s Princess Pavilion this week to be presented with funding and logistical support provided by the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF).
The Council recently resolved to adopt the Armed Forces Covenant and uphold the principles therein recognising the value serving personnel, reservists, veterans and military families bring to the community. The Mayor, Councillor Grenville Chappel, and Brigadier Fraser MBE, Regional Commander for Wales and Western England signed the Armed Forces Covenant at a meeting in the Mayor’s Parlour.