Calstock Parish is situated in south east Cornwall (UK), close to the Devon border. With a population of approximately 6000 and 3000 households, it comprises of a number of villages, the larger ones being St Ann’s Chapel, Gunnislake and Calstock.

Much of the Parish is within the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and is also part of  a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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The fine landscape includes granite ridges, woodlands and rolling farm land. The River Tamar, with its attractive waterfront areas, forms the eastern border of the Parish. Within the Parish are many impressive remains of mine workings. The Parish has miles of footpaths and other public rights of way. Many of these form part of the Tamar Discovery Trail.

A brief history of the Parish can be found on the Calstock History website. Which also hosts details of the Parish Archive.

Latest News

Chair and Vice Chair

At Calstock Parish Council's Annual Meeting last night, Jim Wakem and Mark Warwick were re-elected as Chair and Vice Chair respectively. Jim has been Chair for a number of years and is a popular and well known councillor and local person having been born and brought...

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Wildlife. What have you seen or missed?

At a recent Environment and Climate Change Committee we were discussing the species' that we haven't seen for a while and the ones we have. For instance; fewer frogs spotted along the River path in Gunnislake? Buzzards? Let us know your observations...

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Emergency Closure – Sand Lane & Commercial Road, Calstock

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 S.14: Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Location:        Sand Lane & Commercial Road, Calstock Timing:           10th July 2024 to 13th July 2024 (19:00 to 07:00 hours) Reason for Emergency Closure: Urgent cabling works to restore...

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