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Flagship plans for new Camborne community hub

Posted in Uncategorised by Camborne Town Deal ON 20th May 2024

A planning application for one of the biggest town council projects in the country has been submitted. Camborne Town Council has secured more than £14m in funding to transform two redundant listed buildings close to the town centre into a multi-purpose community hub. As the flagship project of the Camborne Town Deal investment plan, restoration […]

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Grant funding makes a difference to Camborne town centre

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 9th May 2024

The range of leather goods saddler Martin Hughes can make in Camborne has just got bigger. Thanks to a grant of £3800 from the Town Deal Project A-Void funding pot administered by BID Camborne, Martin now has a brand-new industrial leather sewing machine. Based in ‘Up Memory Lane’ in Trelowarren Street, Martin, who trades as […]

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A green transformation for Camborne

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 7th May 2024

A neglected, underused area in Camborne is about to be transformed into a green leisure space. One of eleven projects in the town to benefit from Town Deal funding, Kerrier Way Approach is located on land formerly owned by Holman’s – Camborne’s bygone famous mining factory. Having acquired the site and obtained planning permission, Camborne […]

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Landmark art installations at Camborne Railway Station

Posted in Uncategorised by Camborne Town Deal ON 22nd April 2024

Original local artwork has been installed at Camborne Railway Station. Camborne Business Improvement District (BID Camborne) was awarded £20,000 in funding from the GWR Customer & Community Fund to create an inclusive, immersive experience that showcases the local community’s many achievements over the years. The initiative is also part of Project A-Void Phase 2, one […]

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Residents asked for views on revised plans for Camborne transport and public space projects

Posted in Uncategorised by Camborne Town Deal ON 28th March 2024

Camborne residents are being asked for their views on revised proposals to improve public spaces and the way people travel around the town centre. The Camborne Renew project has been amended to reflect the views of those who took part in a public consultation last year. The plans are now available to view online and at the […]

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Last call in Camborne

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 12th March 2024

More than £80,000 in grant funding was awarded to businesses in Camborne at the last Project A-Void panel meeting in February. Managed by BID Camborne, the scheme is one of eleven projects awarded a total of £23.7m in Town Deal funding by the Government. Almost £507k of that was made available in Project A-Void Phase […]

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Feedback from residents helps shape Camborne transport and public space projects

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 31st October 2023

Proposals aiming to improve public spaces and the way people travel around Camborne town centre have been amended to reflect the views of local residents. Following a public consultation earlier this year, the Camborne Renew project will continue to focus on improving the town centre environment. Changes made as a result of feedback from the […]

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Camborne design and discovery workshops

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 1st August 2023

BID Camborne is running a free design and discovery workshop on Tuesday 1 August as part of its plan to create branded zones in the town centre. The session will explore how Camborne should be visually represented on signage and promotional material and is being led by award-winning and locally based graphic designer Tim Hendy. […]

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Creative milestone celebrated

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 11th July 2023

Create Contemporary Crafts Hub (CCCH) in Camborne has celebrated a major milestone in its development. To mark the completion of phase one of the hub’s refurbishment, guests were invited to see what’s been happening and to view some of the impressive work being created there – including the mosaic running floor to ceiling across more […]

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Mosaic is a Camborne masterpiece

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 30th May 2023

An extraordinary mosaic is being created in the accessible toilets currently being built at Camborne Contemporary Crafts Hub. Spanning more than ten walls and reaching from floor to ceiling, it celebrates the natural, social and industrial heritage of Camborne by charting the course of the Red River. Rising from springs near Troon, the river is […]

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