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Andrew George MP Visits St Ives Memory Cafe

Andrew George MP visited the St Ives Memory Cafe in Carbis Bay yesterday. The cafe, which is based in the Memorial Hall at Trencrom Lane, provides support and information for people with dementia and their carers. It is held every

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COMMENT ON CORNWALL COUNCIL (OFF STREET PARKING PLACES) ORDER 2011 CONSULTATION

16th November 2010 Following receipt of Cornwall Council’s consultation on off street parking places, Andrew George, MP for the West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Constituency of St Ives, has been asked to make a statement prior to a public

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Andrew George MP met up with Australian Parliamentarian Max Trenorden

Yesterday afternoon, local MP Andrew George met up with Australian Parliamentarian Max Trenorden in St Ives to discuss renewable energy projects, including the Wave Hub. The meeting was arranged by Ocean Power Technologies who are involved in the Wave Hub

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Wave Hub Project

Andrew George MP visited the Wave Hub project this week and met with the wave energy project’s Project director to discuss progress. The St Ives MP also raised the issues of marine safety and compensation for fishermen. The Wave Hub

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Andrew George’s Volunteer Action Team Listen to Voters in St Ives

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  • Opinion: Devolved Power and the Problem of Accountability September 15, 2014
    In my recent article on devolution policy, I highlighted the problem with accountability in the context of devolved power. This is an issue which needs to be pursued further, particularly because our ‘devolution on demand’ policy (F14 on pp.54-56; lines 70-76) appears to have been drafted without considering the necessary conditions for effective scrutiny. L […]
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  • Vince Cable on the road September 15, 2014
    Vince Cable is responsible for the UK car industry, so what was he doing driving around his constituency in a sporty Japanese car? It seems the Guardian had invited him to check out a Mazda MX-5 as a guest passenger for their weekly motoring column. As Laura Barton says: It has a sleek, muscular grace, and runs […]
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