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Calstock Parish is situated in south east Cornwall (UK), close to the Devon border. With a population of approximately 6,000 and 2,600 households, it comprises of a number of villages, the larger being 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.

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

National Lockdown

National Lockdown

You will all be aware that the Prime Minister has announced another National Lockdown and instructed people to stay at home to control the virus, protect the NHS and save lives. The decision follows a rapid rise in infections, hospital admissions and case rates across...

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Temporary Closure of path behind Rifle Volunteer

Temporary Closure of path behind Rifle Volunteer

The Parish Council has taken the decision to temporarily close the path running underneath the Rifle Volunteer.  The recent flooding has eroded the path severely and we have concerns for people's safety.  We are looking at remedial work to provide a longer term...

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Warning – NHS / Coronavirus Scam

Warning – NHS / Coronavirus Scam

You may have seen recent news coverage of a new coronavirus vaccine phishing email which has been reported over 1,000 times in the last 24 hours. There is a news article on the Action Fraud website which provides more information...

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