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The plan is on its way.

Great news, the Porthleven Neighbourhood Plan is on its way. Locality have awarded us funding to appoint a Neighbourhood Planning Specialist. This will bring together the evidence we have gathered and consultations we have held with you over the last few years. The award will allow the following documents to be made available for you […]

Questionnaire 2 results are in

Thank you to everyone who responded to our Detailed Questionnaire: our second survey asking for your views on the future of your town. You can now see a summary of the results (and what happens next) at:    


Drop in surgery

​Have your say!  Fill in your questionnaire by the 22nd July. We are down at the Supermarket between 8am and 2pm on Saturday if you have any questions or just want a chat. See you there!\n\n

Have your say on Porthleven’s future

A huge thank you to everybody who responded to our first questionnaire. We had an excellent number of responses which was recognised as one of the best in Cornwall. The results of this first questionnaire have helped us guide the Porthleven Neighbourhood Plan so far. The next stage involves delving a little deeper into what you […]

Neighbourhood planning – In a nutshell

On Monday 23 May, the Department for Communities and Local Government launched the Make a plan – make a difference campaign across England with advertisements and a new step-by-step website –\r\n\r\nThe campaign is aimed at introducing people to neighbourhood planning, to give them an opportunity to find out more about what’s happening in their area and how […]

Open Day – June 10

We’re inviting Porthleven residents to an Open Day on Friday June 10.\r\n\r\nThe event will take place at Porthleven Church (St Bartholomew’s) with two sessions – the first from 1 and 4pm and the second between 6 and 8pm.\r\n\r\nIt will see the launch of our second questionnaire about future housing developments in the town. This has […]

Neighbourhood Planning in Queen’s Speech

The recent Queen’s Speech included a Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill.\r\n “To support the economic recovery, and to create jobs and more apprenticeships, legislation will be introduced to ensure Britain has the infrastructure that businesses need to grow.” \r\n The purpose of the Bill is to: \r\n \r\n Support the Government’s ambition to deliver one […]

Porthleven Neighbourhood Plan forum initial meeting

Key Achievements – May 2016

The story so far… \nOn the 17 May 2014, a presentation was given at an open meeting introducing the Porthleven Neighbourhood Plan (PNP). This identified the possible need for Porthleven to have a neighbourhood plan and offered the chance for those gathered to ask questions.\n\nThe final act of the meeting was to decide if Porthleven […]