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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 Ms Atherton, Body, Mrs Davies, Evans, Mrs Minson, Ross, Saunby)

(Councillors Mrs Brock, Chappel, Cramp, S D Eva, Mrs Eva, Gray, Jewell, Ms Merrett)

Finance & General Purposes
(All Councillors)

Staffing (not open to the public)
(Councillors Ms C Atherton, Body, Mrs Davies, Mrs Eva, Evans, Mrs Minson)

(Councillors Body, Mrs Brock, Mrs Davies, Gray, Ms D Merrett)

As well as other Sub-Committees and Working Groups.

Councillor drop-in resident surgeries are held on the last Friday in every month between 11 am and 1 pm at the Municipal Buildings.

Town Councillors

Arwenack Ward

Boslowick Ward

Penwerris Ward

Smithick Ward

Trescobeas Ward


Cornwall Councillors

Cornwall Councillors serving Falmouth are:

Arwenack Ward

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

Boslowick Ward

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

Penwerris Ward

  • Ms H.Toms - Creekside Cottage, Cowlands, Truro, Cornwall, TR3 6AT Tel: 01872 260180

Smithick Ward

  • Ms C Atherton - Osprey, Swanpool, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 5BD  Tel: 07587890588

Trescobeas Ward

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


MAY 2016

9th Annual Council
23rd Planning

JUNE 2016

6th Cultural Services, Finance & General Purposes
20th Interim Planning, Council

JULY 2016

11th Planning
18th Finance & General Purposes


1st Interim Planning, Council
8th  Cultural Services
22nd Planning


5th  Finance & General Purposes
19th Interim Planning, Council
26th Cultural Services  


10th Planning, Staffing
17th Finance & General Purposes
31st Interim Planning, Council


14th Cultural Services
21st Planning
28th Finance & General Purposes


12th Interim Planning, Council


9th Planning, Finance & General Purposes
16th Cultural Services
23rd Council 
30th Interim Planning


20th Planning, Finance & General Purposes

MARCH 2017

6th  Council
13th Interim Planning, Cultural Services
20th Annual Parish Council

APRIL 2017

3rd Interim Planning, Finance and General Purposes
24th Interim Planning, Council

MAY 2017

15th 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 2015 are on 4th and 25th May, 31st August, 25th and 28th December and in 2016 on 1st January, 25th and 28th March and 2nd May.