Helston and South Kerrier

Helston and South Kerrier Community Network

Cornwall’s 19 community networks are the main way we connect with local communities and help them address important local issues.

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The panel discusses issues affecting the community network area, agrees ways to progress them and seeks to builds working relationships between local partners.

Panel meetings are open to the public and the press.  Our public guide to community network panels explains how the meetings work and rules for reporting and filming meetings.

The panel includes local Cornwall Councillors and representatives from town and parish councils within the community network area.  The panel can invite local organisations and service providers like the police and health services to join them at their meetings. 

Chair - Cornwall Councillor Carolyn Rule

Vice-chair - Cornwall Councillor John Martin

The Cornwall councillors for Helston and South Kerrier Community Network are:

Parish and town councils in the Helston and South Kerrier Community Network area

Future panel meetings

See the Community network panel meetings schedule for dates of future panel meetings.

Panel agendas and notes

Meeting 5 June 2019

Meeting at Goonhilly Earth Station - no agenda there will be a presentation from Goonhilly on the future plans and a tour of the site.

Although the CNP is open for all to attend, due to security at the Goonhilly site, ALL attendees will have to register their attendance in advance of the meeting. Please note that failure to do so will mean that you are refused entry on the gate. Please email by Monday 3 June 2019 to register: communitynetworks@cornwall.gov.uk

Meeting 5 June 2019

  • Draft notes (notes remain in draft until approved at the next meeting)

Meeting 3 April 2019

Meeting 6 February 2019

Meeting 7 November 2018

Meeting 3 October 2018

Meeting 4 July 2018

If you would like any earlier agendas or notes, please contact the Community Support Assistant (details listed on the top right of this page).

Each Cornwall Council councillor has a small grant fund to assist projects run by voluntary and community groups in the area they represent. The grants can be used for a wide range of groups and activities, including helping vulnerable children or adults, helping young people, providing facilities for older people, supporting community facilities, local environment projects and helping projects to tackle community safety issues.

Grants range from a minimum of £100 and up to a maximum of £1,000. Check with your local Cornwall councillor before applying to see if funds are available and whether they would support your group’s application. You can find your councillor by entering your postcode in the My Area section of this website.

View the Community Chest Applicant Guidance.

The closing date for completed applications is 14 February 2020.  Although you can make an application at any time until the closing date, it is always best to apply as soon as possible, as there is only limited funding available.