Tenders invited for footpath paring schedule

Tenders are invited for the maintenance of the Public Footpaths in St Breward Parish from suitably qualified contractors.

Persons wishing to tender for this work must have the required insurance, and be prepared to wear protective clothing where necessary. Users of chain saws must have the appropriate operating certificate.

A suggested width for a footpath is 1.5 metres with a height of 2 metres.

  • Single cuts should by typically undertaken in June.
  • 2 Cuts: First cut should typically be undertaken between May & July and the second cut between August & September.
  • 3 cuts: These are to be undertaken at a time agreed by the contractor and the Parish Council.

These dates are subject to alteration as a result of annual variance is seasonal weather conditions. The Parish Council will liaise with the contractor in respect of the timing of the work.

To view the paring schedule, please click here. Tenders to be submitted by Monday 1st April to:

Anita Cornelius, Clerk to St Breward Parish Council, Hantergantick Farm, St Breward, PL30 4NH

Moorland Community Cinema – Fences (2016) 12A

On Saturday 17 March we will be showing ‘Fences ’ (2015) 12 Directed by  Denzel Washingtton Starring Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Mykel Williamson and  Stephen Henderson

Troy Maxson makes his living as a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Maxson once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was deemed too old when the major leagues began admitting black athletes. Bitter over his missed opportunity, Troy creates further tension in his family when he squashes his son’s chance to meet a college football recruiter’

Films are shown in the War Memorial Room which has been professionally equipped with a 10 foot screen amd surround sound.  Follow the link to  the Moorland Community Cinema  to see the 2018 Film Programme.  Annual Membership £2 Admission donations Members £3 Visitors £4 More information from Veronica 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

March edition of Parish magazine now available

The latest edition of the parish magazine for St Breward, Blisland with Temple and Helland is now available from St Breward Stores.

Catch up with the local news, including the Licensing Service of our new vicar; find out what events are planned in the next month; read the articles  – and enjoy the quizzes and jokes.

Great value for only £1.

Potholes, and other highway problems

Cornwall Council is responsible for over 7272km (4545 miles) of roads, from major principal roads to narrow country lanes – this includes repairing potholes.

The Council relies on the public to report highway problems: you can do this online by clicking here, or by phoning 0300 1234 222 and following the guidance. Remember to note the reference number you are given as you may want to call Cornwall Council back to enquire about progress.

Further details can be found by clicking here.