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Minutes of Cornwall LCF – 20th Jan 2018

Minutes of Cornwall LCF – 20th Jan 2018

Held at Falmouth Bowling Club, Tregenver Road, Falmouth Minutes produced by Martin Menear, LCF Secretary 1. Respects were paid to Ruth Wilson, chair of SE Cornwall CLP who passed away this week. A minute silence was held. Funeral Sat 27th. Details will be sent to CLP secs. 2. Chair’s opening remarks. The chair commented on the change in mood in the country and the opportunities that afforded. He welcomed the selection of Paul Farmer as PPC for Camborne Redruth and…

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Motions submitted for LCF 20th January 2018

Motions submitted for LCF 20th January 2018

MOTION FROM LISKEARD: Oppose the setting up of an Accountable Care Organisation in Cornwall Liskeard Labour notes:  That Accountable Care Organisations (ACOs) are being introduced without adequate public involvement or consultation; and implemented beyond any legal framework, creating problems of governance and accountability;  that there is no robust evidence base to support their use in the context of the English NHS;  that they are likely to replace experienced clinicians with new lower-skilled and lower-paid roles, and undermine…

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Cllr TIM DWELLY report January 2018

Cllr TIM DWELLY report January 2018

Since Candy Atherton’s death the Labour Group at County Hall has been stretched at a difficult time. Despite that we have made some good impact at County Hall.   I am leading a campaign to stop the outrageous £200k pa cut to the CAB service, proposed by the Lib Dem/Independent Cabinet’s Budget. This proposal is outraging many councillors. If the cut goes ahead it will close up to 7 of the 9 CABs in Cornwall. Just as Universal Credit comes…

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A message to ALL Cornwall Labour Members – from Pedyr Prior Chair, Cornwall Labour Party

A message to ALL Cornwall Labour Members – from Pedyr Prior Chair, Cornwall Labour Party

Labour in Cornwall & Scilly           Dear Member, I’m writing to all Labour Party Members in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to encourage you to take part in our campaigns in 2018. You will have had a message from our Leader, Jeremy Corbyn, explaining the opportunities and challenges we face in the coming year. I can do no better than to reiterate his call to action in order to create a society for the many,…

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