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Falmouth Town Council

Falmouth Town Council was formed in 1974 from the historic Falmouth Borough Council. Falmouth received its Order of Charter in 1661. It is currently comprised of sixteen Councillors (four represent the Boslowick Ward, three each for the Arwenack, Penwerris, Smithick and Trescobeas). Each of whom serve a four year term of office.

The Council has a six weekly meeting cycle and there are four standing committees:

Cultural Services
(Councillors Evans, Ms Gillett, McCarthy, Mrs Minson, A Parker, Ms J Robinson, Ross, Saunby)

(Councillors Bonney, Chappel, Jewell, Eva, Ms Morgan, O'Shea, Spargo)

Finance & General Purposes
(All Councillors)

Staffing (not open to the public)
(Councillors Evans, Chappel, Mrs Minson, Ms Robinson, O'Shea)

(Councillors Bonney, Eva, Mrs Minson, Ms Morgan, Parker, Saunby)

As well as other Sub-Committees and Working Groups.

Councillor drop-in resident surgeries are held on the last Friday in every month between 10.30am and 1 pm at the Municipal Buildings.

Town Councillors

Arwenack Ward

Boslowick Ward

Penwerris Ward

Smithick Ward

Trescobeas Ward

For Councillor Register of Interest Forms please see Cornwall Council http://www.cornwall.gov.uk/community-and-living/communities-and-devolution/community-networks/falmouth-and-penryn/falmouth-and-penryn-community-network-town-and-parish-councils/falmouth-town-council/

Cornwall Councillors

Cornwall Councillors serving Falmouth are:

Arwenack Ward

  • G.F.Evans - 19 Arwenack Avenue, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3JW  Tel: 01326 311543

Boslowick Ward

  • A.J.Jewell - Pennance Mill Farm, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 5HJ  Tel: 01326 317431

Penwerris Ward

  • M. McCarthy - Moorings, 12 Dunstanville Terrace, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 2SW  Tel: 07576561747

Smithick Ward

  • J.Kirkham ​- 3 Bay View Crescent, Falmouth,Cornwall, TR11 4LR Tel: 07736895195

Trescobeas Ward

  • D. Saunby - 20 Trevithick Road, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 2JP   Tel: 01326 315285


MAY 2017

15th May - Annual Council
22nd Planning

JUNE 2017

5th   Cultural Services (6.00pm)
12th Finance & General Purposes
19th Interim Planning, Council

JULY 2017

10th Planning
24th Finance & General Purposes
31st Interim Planning, Council


7th  Cultural Services (6.00pm)
21st Planning


4th   Finance & General Purposes
11th Interim Planning, Council


2nd  Cultural Services (6.00pm)
9th   Planning
16th Finance & General Purposes
30th Interim Planning, Council


20th Planning
27th Finance & General Purposes


4th  Cultural Services (6.00pm)
11th Interim Planning, Council


8th   Planning, Finance & General Purposes
22nd Council
29th  Interim Planning


5th  Cultural Services (6.00pm)
19th Planning, Finance & General Purposes

MARCH 2018

5th   Council
12th interim Planning
19th Annual Parish Council

APRIL 2018

9th  Planning
16th Cultural Services (6.00pm)
23rd Council
30th Interim Planning

MAY 2018

14th Annual Council

NOTE: All meetings take place in the Council Chamber, Municipal Buildings, Falmouth.

Planning meetings commence at 6.00 p.m. All other meetings commence at 7.00 p.m. (except where stated).

Bank holidays in 2017 are on 1st and 29th May, 28th August, 25th and 28th December and in 2018 on 1st January, 30th March, 2nd April and 7th May.