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A monumental improvement interpretation survey

A monumental improvement interpretation survey

One project, Monumental Improvement, is developing an Interpretation strategy for 2022 which will aim to make 40 Scheduled Monuments in the Cornwall AONB easier to identify and understand. Cornwall AONB has developed an Interpretation survey to help capture some of...

Reports of a damage drain cover

Reports of a damage drain cover

Reference: W2171392 Issue: Defective Manhole (broken, rocking etc) Issue Details: Defective Manhole or drain cover (gully) The Council has reported the rusty / damaged drain cover in West Street, opposite the Co-op. Cornwall Council have acknowledged the reporting and...

Section 137 grant funding – as at September 2021

Section 137 of the Local Government Act 1972 gives the Council the power to “incur expenditure which in their opinion is in the interests of and will bring direct benefit to their area or any part of it or all or some of its inhabitants……..” Section 137 was amended by...

Millbrook Graveyard extension of path

Millbrook Graveyard extension of path

The path will extend from the existing path by approximately 16m in length, reaching to the bench, taking it close to the bank edge.  Arrangements will need to be made to remove the excavated soil. For further information please contact the Parish Clerk -...

Road Closure Higher Anderton Road: 28th to 6th October 2021

Road Closure Higher Anderton Road: 28th to 6th October 2021

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 S.14: Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Location:         Higher Anderton Road, Millbrook Timing:            28th September 2021 to 6th October 2021 (07:30 to 17:00 hours) Contact:          Cornwall Council - Tel: 0300 1234 222...

Millbrook Skatepark – removal of the jumpbox

Millbrook Skatepark – removal of the jumpbox

Over the last few months several businesses have been asked quote to repair the jumpbox. On the grounds of health & safety the decision has been taken to remove the jumpbox from the skatepark.  This decision has not been taken lightly. Special thanks go to: Jason...

Foamstream a herbside free weed control demonstration

Foamstream a herbside free weed control demonstration

At 10.00am on Monday 6th September Mr Tim Brooks, Tim Brooks Garden Services will be completing a foamstream demonstration in West Street car park. At the Council meeting on 16th August 2021 the Council agreed to a quotation from Mr Tim Brooks to use foamstream along...

#Plymouth Together

#Plymouth Together

Millbrook Parish Council’s thoughts are with the families and friends who lost loved ones on Thursday evening. Plymouth City Council will hold a one-minute silence at 11am Monday 16th August. We would also like to echo Plymouth City Council’s statement giving special...