Welcome To Madron Parish Website

This website is provided by Madron Parish Council for the benefit of the community.

Madron (Cornish Eglos Madern), is both a civil parish and a village in west Cornwall, situated to the north west of Penzance.

The village is the active centre of the parish community, set in a rural landscape and with agriculture as the main economy of the surrounding area.

The village and parish are both named after our parish church of Saint Maddern.

The area is rich in antiquities and the village is known for an annual Trafalgar Service commemorating the death of Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson.

This was started in the church on 27 October 1946 and follows a local tradition that his death was first announced on British soil in the Union Hotel in Penzance.

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Madron Parish Council is not operating under normal circumstances, due to Government advice no Parish council meetings are currently being held in person. The June meeting will take place as a virtual online meeting.

Therefore the council has had to pass a resolution for delegated power decision making. It is a statutory requirement that a register is kept for every decision authorised by the Clerk under the Emergency Delegation and that it is updated regularly on the website. The following are decisions that have been taken by the Clerk as Proper Officer of the council under the Emergency Scheme of Delegation as a result of the Coronavirus Bill 2020 and associated Government Restrictions.

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Lawnmower – For Sale

Madron Parish Council has decided to sell it's second hand Lawn Mower. The Lawnmower is an orange ride on Simplicity Broadmoor 16hp. The lawnmower is sold as seen. £200. If you would like more details please get in touch with the clerk. madronpcclerk@hotmail.com

Grass Cutter contractor required –

Madron Parish council are looking for a contractor to cut the King George V playing field, football pitch and children's play area. For more details on what we require and to submit a quote please contact the clerk on madronpcclerk@hotmail.com Quotes to be received by...