SOF Public Meetings
Falmouth Rugby Club, The Recreation Ground, Falmouth. 7:30pm (usually 2nd Tuesday of the month)

Times, dates and details of each meeting can be found on our What's On Page.
Please come along, all welcome. 
​​Brief details from our meetings:


Tuesday 11th December:
  • News update - Pam.      
  • The Student Community Warden Scheme - Harry Bishop, President Community & Welfare.
  • Regeneration of the Neighbourhood Watch Scheme a presentation by Ellie Grey(PCSO) and Sarah Corber (Citizens in Policing Rep).
  • Along with Questions from the floor.
  • Important Dates - Tracy.

Tuesday 13th November:
  • News update - Pam. 
  • Report from Environmental and Education Officer - Mike Lynch.     
  • Important Dates - Tracy.
  • Report from the last Community Network panel meeting - Julia.
  • Community Speed Watch - Mike Fleetwood.
  • Along with Questions from the floor.

Tuesday 9th October: 
  • Regeneration of the Neighbourhood Watch Scheme a presentation by Ellie Grey(PCSO).
  • Update on the Community Speed Watch Initiative.
  • See the latest changes within the Cornwall Site Allocations Development Plan within our area (consultations end 22nd Oct).
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.
  • Questions from the floor.

Tuesday 12th September: 
  • The latest information about the Rosslyn Hotel.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Housing Survey.
  • Important/Diary Dates.
  • New HMO Legislation.
  • Licensing Hours in Falmouth, an application for the Moth and Moon.
  • Safer Falmouth Update.

No August meeting - Please enjoy Falmouth Week and the Red Arrows Display.

Tuesday 10th July: 
  • Cllr Brod Ross, Falmouth Trescobeas Ward. He will explain his role as a representative of the Cornwall Association of Local Councils and the National Association of Local Councils.
  • The PBSA application at the Granite Planet Site, Penryn.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 12th June: 
  • A presentation by Zoe Wonnacott from Safer Falmouth (from a partnership to do all that they can to make Cornwall’s communities safer. W: safercornwall.co.uk/safer-towns/falmouth/safer-falmouth
  • Defibrator locations in Falmouth.
  • Important/Diary Dates.
  • Council surgery responses.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 8th May: 
  • A presentation, Cornwall for Change.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 10th April: 
  • A presentation by Studytel of their building proposals for student accommodation at Parkengue, Penryn.
  • A presentation about the Falmouth and Penryn Co-Housing Collective by Ambos Co-Housing Limited.
  • Important/Diary Dates.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

​Tuesday 13th March: 
  • A presentation from Plastic Free Falmouth. An initiative supported by Falmouth Town Council.
  • Guest Speaker: Julia Rowe - Cornwall Sites Allocation Development Plan Hearings, Falmouth.
  • Cornwall Councils plans and consultation for Yellow Lines.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 13th February: 
  • Guest Speaker: Town Manager, Richard Gates. The towns position on Marks and Spencer and how we can possibly unite, plus different options we may have to try and convince the powers that be, from making this very unpopular decision.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 9th January 2018: 
  • Middlepoint Inquiry.
  • Western Power - Road Closures.
  • Review of 2017.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 5th December: 
  • ​Penvose Student Village update (this is not Mr Toser's land which is the 'Creative Village').
  • Penwerris Coachworks Appeal Hearing.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.


Tuesday 7th November: 
  • ​Guest Speaker: Kevin Brader, Senior Environmental Health Officer, Public Protection, Cornwall Council
  • Guest Speaker: David Edwards (Integrated Transport Unit, Cornwall Council. Transport for Cornwall.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 3rd October: 
  • ​Planning updates and all the dates regarding the Appeal Hearings.
  • Councillor Anna Gillett - Penwerris Coachworks Planning Appeal.
  • Letters of objection are available.
  • An update on PA16/03323 (increase of student numbers by 2500) re: 106 agreement.
  • News and Planning application updates.
  • Important/Diary Dates.

Tuesday 5th September: 
  • ​A presentation by CAD Architects on the proposed Penvose Student Village.
  • Mike Lynch, Environmental Education & Enforcement Officer for Falmouth.
  • Planning updates - Templates letters will be available for the current appeals; Fish Strand Hill and both Ocean Bowl planning applications.
  • Update on the SADP and Neighbourhood Plan. .
  • Important/Diary Dates.