COVID-19 UPDATES

POSTED 27.03.20

Resolution to cancel meetings approved (Proposed: Councillor Flower; Seconded: Councillor Brookes) Motion Carried

Resolution passed that the Parish Council delegates authority to the Clerk in consultation with the Chairman and Vice-Chairman to take any actions necessary with associated expenditure to protect the interests of the community and ensure Parish Council business continuity during the period of the pandemic Coronavirus, informed by consultation with the Members of the Parish Council (Proposed: Councillor Flower; Seconded: Councillor Brookes) Motion Carried

Resolution passed that the Parish Council permits delegated authority to the Clerk in consultation Working Party as a Sub-Committee of the Parish Council to deal with Planning Applications, given that none have any financial interest in the project, consisting of Members of the Parish Council, allowing comments to be sent to the Parish Clerk, with information being put on the Website (Proposed: Councillor Flower; Seconded: Councillor Brookes) Motion Carried

Resolution passed that the Parish Council adopts a broad delegation which will allow it to continue to operate outside of meetings until such time as the advice changes. Rather than using physical meetings, the Parish Council should use email and its website as far as possible to replicate debate and the gathering of public opinion (Proposed: Councillor Flower; Seconded: Councillor Brookes) Motion Carried

POSTED 23.03.20

The next meeting of Tintagel Parish Council was due to place on Wednesday 1st April but in light of the present difficult circumstances, the meeting will not go ahead. We will update you with regards to the May meeting in due course. However, we will still find a less formal way to agree our approach to providing local support to the community and business will continue.

The Clerk is in constant communication with the Chairman and all the Parish Councillors, and decisions will still be made.

At the present time, the Parish Council is putting in place arrangements to work with Cornwall Council’s local Community Link Officer (CLO) and teams across the authority.

If you know of any local residents who need support, or if there are any local issues related to the COVID-19 response, please let the Parish Council know. We will forward the information through to the CLO, who will be best placed to organise a response from the relevant team at Cornwall Council and associated partner organisations.

To pass information on, please contact the Parish Clerk.
Carolyn May 01726 210139 – or clerk@tintagelparishcouncil.gov.uk

The Cornwall Council website is continuing to post daily updates on its website – https://www.cornwall.gov.uk/health-and-social-care/public-health-cornwall/information-about-coronavirus-covid-19/

Volunteer Cornwall now have an online referral form for their Coronavirus support service (for vulnerable people who need assistance during isolation) – https://www.volunteercornwall.org.uk/coronavirusvolunteer?fbclid=IwAR2xdn1uaO4x-2LTfmTQ9ccvTkmaanJlleeX_Vm8DIMxGC6XjDM3XFYYkYY

The Parish Council will also be passing on further information, as and when we can but, we would ask you to bear with us in these difficult times.

Stay safe everyone.

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