Safer Access in Helston
Helston Town Council are working with Cornwall Council and community partners to ensure public safety in Helston, to comply with the social distancing rules as businesses re-open. We want everyone to be confident that Helston Town centre is a safe place and that businesses can recover quickly. Download latest Press Release 29.06.2020.
Helston Town Councillor Co-option
The Town Council is delighted to welcome new councillor, Brendan Thomas, following his co-option on Thursday evening. Brendan is a local accountant and a member of Helston CIC.
Helston Town Council ground staff are making every effort to work safely whilst doing an excellent job of keeping some of our verges clear. The Mayor stated "I've had so many positive comments about the lads litter picking and verge cutting. They are doing a great job in difficult circumstances, keeping our town tidy. Thank you for keeping our spirits up lads, and I know you are keeping to the government safety guidelines."
The weekly list of planning applications for consideration and comment can be found under Planning Committee meetings.
Online Volunteer Form
You can now also register to be a volunteer to help w ith the community emergency plan via an online form at online volunteer registration form.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Coronavirus (Covid-19) you can find further information via Cornwall Council's website.
Community Emergency Plan
With the expanding Coronavirus situation Helston Town Council is gearing up to implement the Community Emergency plan.
To support the local community emergency plan that we will provide, more volunteers are needed! The more volunteers we have the stronger we are as a community.
We envisage volunteers will be able to carry out activities for those self isolating or having difficulties such as: picking up shopping, posting mail, collecting urgent supplies, giving a regular friendly phone call and or check.
All are welcome, recognising Coronavirus guidance we would particularly like to encourage those not in the ‘high risk’ groups.
Your first step is to contact Helston Town Council using any of the following:
Telephone: 01326 565761
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please use “Volunteer” in subject title)
In Person: Call into HTC Offices in the Guildhall.
A volunteer registration form, which can be downloaded below, will need to be completed.
Volunteer registration form (word format)
Volunteer registration form (pdf format)
Remember, together as a community we can help each other!