Working Groups

Please refer to the contacts page to contact the appropriate councillor.

Amenity area

Leader: Liz McKenzie

Beryl Cawley, Kate Mullard, Luke Mosley

This working group is principally responsible for the Playing Field, Burial Ground and Churchyard. Other responsibilities would include ensuring that the parish is generally kept tidy, the appearance of the war memorial, fountain and notice-boards.

Beach and environment

Leader: Luke Mosley

William Corbett, Deborah Carter, James McLuskie, Jay Latham

This working group is principally responsible for the beach, all waste and litter matters including dog-fouling, the river, water quality issues, and sewerage issues.


Leader: William Corbett

Liz McKenzie, Clare Tyson, Chris Mann, Luke Mosley, George Williams

The principal purpose of this Working Group will be to enable at least 3 members of the Parish Councillors to consider planning applications in advance of the monthly meeting. This Working Group should also have responsibility for consultation responses on matters such as affordable housing, for making representations to the Cornwall Council Planning Committee on the Parish Councillor’s behalf, and also for initiatives such as a Parish Design Guide.

Transportation and Rights of Way

Leader: Deborah Carter
George Williams, Clare Tyson, Sarah Karkeek, James McLuskie

This working group is principally responsible for the parish footpaths, but also includes all transport issues including Newquay Airport, road safety, bus issues (including shelters), hedge-trimming of roads in the Parish and gritting.


Leader: Liz McKenzie
Clare Tyson
Internal Control – 1. D Carter 2.C Mann 3. J McLuskie 4. S Karkeek
Playground Inspections – L McKenzie
Tree Warden – W Corbett, C Mann
Neighbourhood Plan – L McKenziew, W Corbett, C Tyson, D Carter, L Mosley, K Mullard, G Williams, C Mann
Affordable Housing –  W Corbett, L McKenzie, C Tyson
Community Network Partnership: Newquay, St Columb, St Wenn & St Mawgan-in-Pydar  –
L McKenzie, D Carter
Cornwall Airport, Newquay Consultative Forum – D Carter
Search & Rescue Helicopter – D  Carter, C Mann
Playing Field Booking – Clerk
St Mawgan Community Hall – B Cawley, L McKenzie, C Tyson
Almshouses – C Tyson
Denzell Downs – Panel for awarding – L McKenzie, S Karkeek, L Mosley (Reserve)
Mawgan Porth Hall – D Carter
SAS Plastic Free – J Latham
Media – D Carter, L Mosley