A chance to ask the questions that matter to you

What will happen to our farmers and fishermen after Brexit?

Why has the government dropped its commitment to protect workers and child refugees?

Where next for the Liberal Democrats?

Come and ask the questions that matter to you at this public "Question Time" style event.

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All three parties face big decisions...

On election night, Labour MP Jess Phillips perfectly explained the election result in one sentence:

"Our policies have to address the needs of the communities we serve, and the public have to believe we can deliver them"

This is a lesson with urgent consequences for all three main parties...

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Labour's election gimmick risks lives on A38

Nothing in politics is free, and Labour have just admitted that their eye-catching policy to cut train fares will cost an eye-watering £7.5 billion.

Great news for regular train users, but bad news for South East Cornwall as the money will be taken from the pot which could have funded urgent safety upgrades on the deadly A38 between Bodmin and Saltash.

Colin Martin being interviewed by the A38

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Protest at Spaceport Approval

I am deeply disappointed that Cornwall Council has decided to spend over ten million pounds of public money on expanding Newquay Airport into a Spaceport. I was one of 34 councillors who voted against this move. Meanwhile Steve Double, the Conservative Parliamentary candidate for St Austell and Newquay spoke to his party members before the meeting, urging them to vote for the plan.

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Reverse school funding cuts

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Conservative cuts to education funding have left a £20.2 million hole in this years's Cornwall schools budget.

Early years, 16-19 and special needs have been hit even harder.

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Plymouth Labour to blame for £2 Toll

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The Tamar Toll increase to £2 could have been avoided if Plymouth Labour had supported the call from Cornwall Lib Dems to charge Highways England for running their road over our bridge.

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Last chance on Climate Change

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Cornwall cannot afford to re-elect Conservative MPs who don't acknowledge that Climate Change is an emergency.

SIGN OUR PETITION FOR A CARBON-NEUTRAL CORNWALL


Safe road coming dreckly!

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If £17 million is not allocated to the A38 in the next few weeks, we may have to wait five years for safety works to begin.

SIGN OUR PETITION TO FUND THE A38 NOW!:


£109m NHS funding scandal

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Cornwall's Conservative MPs have allowed other parts of the country to take £109 million of NHS funding which should have been allocated to Cornwall.

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Stop Brexit to build a brighter future

Boris Johnson's Brexit Deal is a disaster.

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First of all it gives control to Brussels, then it gives a blank cheque to Boris Johnson. If he sells out Cornish farmers or fishermen, our local MPs will be powerless to stop him.

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