Is your relative on St Clement War Memorial?

You may have read in the West Briton about a suggestion that the Parish War Memorial by Julian Foye should be moved to somewhere more accessible for people wishing to pay their respects.  What do you think? Please tell us.

The Parish Council would particularly like to know what the families of those who are commemorated on the memorial think about the idea. Is one of your relatives listed here? If so, please do get in touch with our Clerk.

Private William COLE. Born 1899, died 30 November 1917. Son of Walter and Sarah Elizabeth Cole.

Private William FORD Born 1899. Captured in France, died as a POW on 24 October 1918. Son of William and Elizabeth Ford of Little Polwhele, St Clement.

Sergeant Herbert HAYES Born 1895, died 7 July 1917. son of Lewis and Alice Hayes of Bar Cottage, Malpas.

Private Edward MARTIN Born 1899, killed in action 25 September 1915. Son of J Martin of Malpas.

(Driver or Gunner) George Harold MITCHELL Born 1895, died 13 July 1918. Son of William Sampson and Sarah Mitchell of 9 Boscawen Bridge Rd, Truro.

Private Henry Martin PASCOE Born 1888, died 27 September 1918. Son of Martin and Esther Pascoe of Rosewarne, Truro.

Private Richard Blake ROWE Killed in action 23 April 1915. Lived in Malpas.

Corporal William John SAWLE Born 1895, killed in action 31 July 1917. Born Ladock, son of William and Elizabeth Jane Sawle.

2nd Lieutenant Loris Stiles SPARGO Born 1892, killed in action 5 August 1917. Son of Nicholas and Ellen Spargo of Tregolls Farm.

Private Bertram Donald SPARGO. Born 1898, died of wounds, 3 September 1918. Son of Nicholas and Ellen Spargo of Tregolls Farm. Brother of Loris Stiles Spargo.

Private Cecil SPRY. Corn 1890, died of wounds, 13 April 1918. Son of Edward and Philippa Jane Spry, born at Probus, lived Tregarra.

Lance Corporal William WALLIS Born 1894, died 14 June 1916. Son of AH Wallis of Buckshead, St Clement.

Private Percy Gluyas TRELOAR Born 1892, died 29 September 1916. Son of Thomas and Janie N Treloar of Sea View, Treskillard, Redruth.

Lieutenant Colonel Trevor CARUS-WILSON Born 1870, died of wounds, 27 March 1918. Son of Edward Shippard and Ellen Anne (Nee Willyams) Carus-Wilson of Penmount. Spouse, Dorothy Sellina (Nee Carter) Carus-Wilson.


No waiting list for Tresillian Allotments!

There are still a small number of vacancies on the Parish Council’s new allotment site in Tresillian. Most of the plots are 5m x 10m and cost £35.50 a year to rent. There is parking and water on site, and a communal shed.

Allotments are provided to enable local residents to grow fresh food for themselves, while getting fresh air and exercise in the company of friendly, fellow gardening enthusiasts.

The site is managed by the Parish Council with the help of the Tresillian Allotment Association.

If you live in postcode areas TR1, TR2 or TR4, you may be eligible to apply. Contact the Clerk for further details.

October 2017 meeting

The October meeting of St Clement Parish Council will take place on Wednesday 25th October 2017 at 7.30pm in the Parish Hall in St Clement Village. There is a public participation session at the start of the meeting to enable residents to comment or ask questions about any item on the published agenda. Once the meeting proper has started, members of the public are welcome to stay and observe or to leave quietly at any time. the agenda and minutes will appear below when published.