Heritage & Culture Committee

This committees terms of reference include:

  • Overseeing the archive and heritage collections and ensuring that the collections are correctly administered and conserved according to the rules that apply to its official registered status
  • Overseeing the heritage displays
  • Management of the Stamford Hill Battlefield site
  • Management of the Barge Workshop at Helebridge
  • Management of Poughill Churchyard
  • The consideration of heritage issues and matters relating to conservation areas and the listing of buildings
  • To encourage and sponsor arts, cultural and heritage events within the town within the budgetary provision agreed by the council
  • Liaison with Cornwall Council and other local bodies established for the promotion and/or management of arts and heritage facilities and activities

It meets approximately every 2 months and at other times if required by the chairman

The current members of the committee are: