Views over Cargreen village, Cornwall Views from Cargreen over the Parish Views over Cargreen Children's Play Area at Cargreen Landulph Church Landulph School Celtic Cross in Landulph Parish, Cornwall Methodist Church in Landulph Parish, Cornwall Landulph Memorial Hall, Cargreen, Saltash, PL12 6NF

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Forthcoming Parish Council meetings

Monday 18th February - Landulph Parish Council meeting at 7.30pm, in the Landulph Memorial Hall Annexe.  View the papers here.

Volunteers required ... Landulph Parish Council are seeking volunteers from the parish to assist in the development of a Community Emergency Plan for the area; to undertake an information gathering exercise, and to focus on things that the local community can do to help in the event of an emergency.  Do you have skills that could be useful?  are you a tractor driver; chainsaw operator; do you own a boat; or hold a first aid certificate; do you work with children; or are a keyholder who can unlock public buildings and would be willing to stay on site?  If you're interested in volunteering, please contact the Parish Clerk - email:, telephone: 01752 240541

Plan Proposal received by Cornwall Council for the designated Landulph Neighbourhood Area have until 22nd February to submit your comments on the Landulph Neighbourhood Development Plan proposals.

Landulph Parish Council has submitted their plan proposal to Cornwall Council for their designated Neighbourhood Development Plan Area, in accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended). 

Cornwall Council is consulting residents and other interested stakeholders on the plan for the Landulph Parish area.  Consultation will run between Friday 11th January and 22nd February 2019 for six weeks. 

You can comment by emailing Cornwall Council at; by typing the Neighbourhood Planning application number PA19/00002/NDP into Cornwall Council's online planning register (click link here); or by sending your response in writing by 22nd February to: The Head of Planning and Sustainable Development (Neighbourhood Planning), Cornwall Council, 3rd Floor North, Zone B, Pydar House, Pydar Street, Truro, Cornwall TR1 1XU.

The plan proposal includes a copy of a map and statement which identifies the area to which the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan relates; a consultation statement; the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan, and a statement explaining how the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan meets the requirements of paragraph 8 of Schedule 48 to the 1990 Act (the Basic Conditions Statement).

Copies of the documents are available to view online via Cornwall Council's website, or alternatively at: Landulph School, Cargreen Yacht Club, Landulph Memorial Hall, or The Cargreen Telephone Box Book Exchange.

Tenders Invited for Landulph Parish Council's Grass Cutting Schedule 2019 ... tender documents to be returned to
by Monday 11th February 2019.  Further details available here.

Parish Newsletter and Events Calendar - copies of the Newsletter and Events Calendar are available here.

Emergency Procedure for Defibrillator:  In the case of a suspected heart attack / cardiac arrest DIAL 999.  If appropriate apply CPR and ask someone to collect the defibrillator from Landulph Memorial Hall.  Usage instructions, ENTER 1111 then press the tick on the keypad to open the box, remove defibrillator.  The unit is designed to be used by anyone, when the unit is opened, voice instruction will guide the user through the process.



Welcome to the official website of Landulph Parish Council

Landulph parish comprises the village of Cargreen and the rural parts of Landulph, situated on the banks of the river Tamar.  It is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, surrounded by Duchy of Cornwall land, and with Pentillie Castle and its 2000 acre estate to the north.  It lies next to the adjoining parishes of Botus Fleming, St Mellion and Pillaton.

The parish has a population in excess of 500.  It contains the Parish Church of St Leonards, the Landulph Methodist Church and a vibrant village primary school.  There is a thriving Yacht Club and, central to community activities, is Landulph Memorial Hall.  The hall is used for many events throughout the year, and provides a base for activities including the Film Club, Gardening Club, the Under Fives and Toddler Groups. 

Down by the riverside at Penyoke lies a playing field and a well-equipped playground for younger children.

Parish History
Cargreen was originally a thriving fishing and mercantile port, bringing prosperity to the whole of Landulph parish.  In the early 20th century, the landlord of the Royal Oak public house (which was situated on the quayside) also worked the ferry boat operation from Cargreen to Bere Ferrers, where travellers caught the train to Plymouth.

The community comprised of a number of farms and market gardens raising livestock, growing arable crops, soft fruit and daffodils, although these are no longer grown commercially today.  There is a small light industrial site near Landulph Cross.

Landulph Parish Church is one of  four churches in the United Benefice of St Dominick, Landulph and St Mellion with Pillaton.  The Landulph Methodist Church dates back over a hundred and thirty years.  The beautiful organ was built in 1850, and installed after the building of the Methodist Church.

The village of Cargreen used to have four shops and a post office, all of which have now closed.  There were once two public houses, but the last survivor the Crooked Spaniards (formerly the Royal Oak) closed in 2007.

Landulph Primary School has approximately 65 pupils from around the district and is now linked to as part of a multi-academy.  The school building incorporates a memorial to those who died in the Great War a striking clock, which is maintained by the Parish Council.

The Village Memorial Hall was built in 1970 to commemorate the second world war.  In 1972, the Yacht Club was formed, moving into a new clubhouse in 1995.  In 2000, in order to mark the millennium, a Celtic Cross was erected overlooking the crossroads by the school.

Landulph Parish Council was formed in 1894.  As a statutory body, it operates within the powers granted by local government legislation.

The Celtic Cross at Landulph Cross
The Celtic Cross at Landulph Cross

Cargreen book exchange
The Book Exchange at Cargreen

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