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Government to release second tranche of multi-million pound Town Deal for the regeneration of Camborne’s town centre

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 14th March 2023

Four projects to revitalise Camborne town centre as part of the Camborne Town Deal programme, including community facilities and green spaces, new shared workspace, a theatre and a youth café, have been approved by the Government.  This key milestone means that the final £16.5 million of the £23.7 million Town Deal funding awarded to Camborne […]

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Creating in Camborne

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 28th June 2022

Camborne Contemporary Crafts Hub (CCCH) is offering more chances to get creative with the launch of new courses. Run by Create CIC and one of eight Camborne Town Deal projects, the hub started classes in glass, ceramics and jewellery making in the Donald Thomas Centre last year. Thanks to their ongoing success, more options are […]

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It’s Possible in Camborne

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 20th January 2022

The Camborne Town Deal board has voted in favour of working with a recently formed community interest company (CIC) that aims to drive positive change and help local people. Called ‘It’s Possible Camborne’, the non-profit CIC was set up by an experienced team of volunteer directors who live and work in the town and are […]

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Camborne gets crafty

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 30th November 2021

Three women with a shared passion for using creativity and art to get people together in a productive, meaningful way are the driving force behind Camborne Contemporary Crafts Hub – one of Camborne Town Deal’s eight projects to regenerate the town. Architectural designer Angela Hatherell, ceramics artist Jane Smith and glass artist and occupational therapist […]

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Creating a buzz in Camborne

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 15th October 2021

Work to regenerate Camborne town centre is continuing at pace with progress being made on the eight projects selected for Town Deal funding of £23.7m. First Bus has decided to stay at its existing town depot, so empty sites throughout the town are actively being considered as alternative locations for the flagship buzz station development. […]

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Celebrating Camborne success

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 14th June 2021

In the week that saw £23.7m Town Deal funding announced for Camborne, local MP and Cabinet Minister George Eustice met BID manager Anna Pascoe, Camborne Town Deal Acting Chair Val Dalley and members of the public at the weekly Camborne market. The BID team had taken a stall to promote their ‘seven reasons to do […]

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Camborne secures £23.7m investment from Government’s Towns Fund

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 9th June 2021

Camborne has been awarded £23.7m by the Government to help transform the town and provide a better future for its residents. Nine projects were proposed in an investment plan submitted by the Camborne Town Deal Board after being selected as one of 101 towns in the UK invited to apply for the regeneration funding available. […]

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Join the Camborne Town Deal Board

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 2nd June 2021

Camborne Town Deal Board is currently seeking Expressions of Interest from representatives from the private, community and voluntary sector to join its dedicated Board of volunteers. Camborne has a long and illustrious past. Let’s build on that proud heritage and progress towards a bright, creative and very prosperous future. Camborne has been one of only […]

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Polstrong retail park appeal dismissed

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 29th April 2021

An appeal against Cornwall Council’s decision to refuse planning permission for a retail park at Polstrong on the outskirts of Camborne has been dismissed. The application was submitted by Quora, a Newark and Nottingham based company that specialises in commercial and mixed-use property development. BID Camborne has been campaigning against Quora’s plans to build out-of-town […]

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Camborne RFC awarded £40,000 to renovate grandstand

Posted in News by Camborne Town Deal ON 23rd April 2021

Camborne Rugby Football Club are celebrating good news after being awarded £40,000 to renew their grandstand roof by Camborne Town Deal. The decision, approved by the Town Deal Board at a meeting last week, will allow work to commence on the Renovating the Recreation Ground project in the coming months.  The project, one of nine […]

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