Community Projects Manager
The Community Projects Manager works as part of the Management Team with all interested parties in the parish of Redruth, including residents, businesses, and other groups and organisations based in Redruth, to provide guidance in the development and delivery of sustainable community based social, environmental and economic regeneration activity. The main role at present is to oversee the four main festivals in the town, namely St Piran’s Day, Murdoch Day, the Redruth International Mining & Pasty Festival and the Christmas events. In addition she is responsible for the Tourist Information Centre run at the Cornish Studies Library in Alma Place.
Our Community Projects Manager, Lara Hill, was appointed in April 2014 following several appointments with other local authorities in the south of England.
Tourist Information and Events Assistant
Our Tourist Information and Events Assistants is there to help the Community Projects Manager by informing visitors of the attractions and facilities in and around Redruth; promoting the town and help bring in more visitors; and to assist in organising and delivering the festivals in the town.
Barbara Barnes has been with the Council since 2013 initially within the Tourist Information Centre and latterly also assisting with the festivals.