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Praise for Porthleven Food Festival traffic scheme - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 10:21

Falmouth Packet

Praise for Porthleven Food Festival traffic scheme
Falmouth Packet
He acknowledged that the event had a "big impact" on Porthleven, saying: "Porthleven is a town that's open for business during the event, so it's got a very different dynamic to other events, and we have to work with all the businesses and residents ...

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Rohingya refugees welcome UN team in Bangladesh - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 29/04/2018 - 06:41

Falmouth Packet

Rohingya refugees welcome UN team in Bangladesh
Falmouth Packet
6 "My son is not a murderer - people who know him, know" says distraught Falmouth mother; 7 Anger over apathy regarding Mullion Harbour; 8 UPDATE: Identity of Falmouth shop squatters is revealed; 9 New shop is unveiled in Falmouth; 10 Derek to be ...

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UN team arrives in Bangladesh to meet Rohingya refugees - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 28/04/2018 - 13:43

Falmouth Packet

UN team arrives in Bangladesh to meet Rohingya refugees
Falmouth Packet
6 "My son is not a murderer - people who know him, know" says distraught Falmouth mother; 7 Anger over apathy regarding Mullion Harbour; 8 UPDATE: Identity of Falmouth shop squatters is revealed; 9 New shop is unveiled in Falmouth; 10 Derek to be ...

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Backing for group bringing life back to Helston - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 28/04/2018 - 08:40

Falmouth Packet

Backing for group bringing life back to Helston
Falmouth Packet
A NEW group forming with the aim of bringing life back to Helston has been given the full backing of the town council. Councillors agreed unanimously to support the setting up of a community interest company, where any profits go back in to town ...

A tale of two towns | Falmouth Packet - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 28/04/2018 - 05:05

Falmouth Packet

A tale of two towns | Falmouth Packet
Falmouth Packet
Visitors from the Falmouth across the pond in Maine, USA, came over to the original Falmouth to meet the mayor and members of the town council.

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A tale of two towns - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 28/04/2018 - 05:05

Falmouth Packet

A tale of two towns
Falmouth Packet
Visitors from the Falmouth across the pond in Maine, USA, came over to the original Falmouth to meet the mayor and members of the town council. Falmouth (Cornwall) mayor, councillor Grenville Chappel, held a reception for the Americans and greeted ...

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Backing for group bringing life back to Helston - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 27/04/2018 - 06:47

Falmouth Packet

Backing for group bringing life back to Helston
Falmouth Packet
A NEW group forming with the aim of bringing life back to Helston has been given the full backing of the town council. Councillors agreed unanimously to support the setting up of a community interest company, where any profits go back in to town ...

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Kettering to begin twinning arrangements with Jamaican town - Northamptonshire Telegraph

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 13:19

Northamptonshire Telegraph

Kettering to begin twinning arrangements with Jamaican town
Northamptonshire Telegraph
The first steps have been made to twin Kettering with a Jamaican town in honour of abolitionist William Knibb. Kettering councillors approved the proposal last night (April 25) to twin the town with Falmouth, which was the adopted home of Kettering's ...

New town the size of St Ives to be built near Truro - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 11:15

Falmouth Packet

New town the size of St Ives to be built near Truro
Falmouth Packet
A new town with a population similar to that of Liskeard, Launceston or St Ives could be built on the outskirts of Truro. Cornwall Council has previously indicated that it wants to step in and build homes on a site at Langarth near Threemilestone but ...
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Sixty skateboarders went to a town council meeting on Monday - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 25/04/2018 - 11:51

Falmouth Packet

Sixty skateboarders went to a town council meeting on Monday
Falmouth Packet
Russ said at the town council meeting that the Falmouth skatepark would actually cover a larger area than the Newquay one, providing plenty of space for skateboarders, BMXers, and scooter riders. While the Newquay park will focus more on bowl ramps ...

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Sixty skateboarders went to a town council meeting on Monday - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 25/04/2018 - 11:48

Falmouth Packet

Sixty skateboarders went to a town council meeting on Monday
Falmouth Packet
Russ said at the town council meeting that the Falmouth skatepark would actually cover a larger area than the Newquay one, providing plenty of space for skateboarders, BMXers, and scooter riders. While the Newquay park will focus more on bowl ramps ...

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Boy racers 'will kill someone fairly soon' as antisocial behaviour ruled as top priority for Safer Falmouth initiative - Cornwall Live

Wed, 25/04/2018 - 10:41

Cornwall Live

Boy racers 'will kill someone fairly soon' as antisocial behaviour ruled as top priority for Safer Falmouth initiative
Cornwall Live
Town manager Richard Gates said: “It is a safety issue without question. We have to find a way forward for this.” Members were told Cornwall Council were going to install new signs on the beach explaining that open fires were prohibited under a bylaw ...

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First images of Falmouth's half-million-pound skate park project unveiled - Cornwall Live

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 14:19

Cornwall Live

First images of Falmouth's half-million-pound skate park project unveiled
Cornwall Live
Russ Holbert of Maverick Industries gave a presentation to Falmouth Town Council on Monday night to show his interpretation of the project. Skateboarders want to see a new park created following the closure of the small park at the fields in 2014. This ...

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Caribbean twinning proposal for Kettering - Northamptonshire Telegraph

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:01

Northamptonshire Telegraph

Caribbean twinning proposal for Kettering
Northamptonshire Telegraph
The motion to twin with Falmouth in Jamaica to celebrate the “shared heritage of the life and works of William Knibb” will be considered at Kettering's full council meeting tomorrow (April 25). Knibb was a Kettering-born baptist minister and missionary ...

Praise for Porthleven Food Festival traffic scheme - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 23/04/2018 - 17:27

Falmouth Packet

Praise for Porthleven Food Festival traffic scheme
Falmouth Packet
6 Murder investigation opened after body is found in Penzance; 7 Golden Oldies: Falmouth rugby side from the 1970s - Can you name them? 8 COURT LIST: St Keverne Bakery owner's case is adjourned; 9 COURT LIST: Woman who threw vomit over neighbour's ...

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Royal baby watch: How the day unfolded - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:20

Falmouth Packet

Royal baby watch: How the day unfolded
Falmouth Packet
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn son outside the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London (Aaron Chown/PA). 0 comments. The Duchess of Cambridge has left hospital after giving birth to a son weighing 8lbs 7oz. Kate and ...

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Four Britons killed in Saudi Arabia coach crash - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 22/04/2018 - 16:41

Falmouth Packet

Four Britons killed in Saudi Arabia coach crash
Falmouth Packet
The travel firm's director Gulfaraz Zaman said: “The coach driver said they were travelling in the opposite direction to the petrol tanker when a car overtook the tanker and he had to move in to the side of the road a little to let it through but then ...

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Syrian government forces pound Islamic State-held districts of Damascus - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 22/04/2018 - 16:41

Falmouth Packet

Syrian government forces pound Islamic State-held districts of Damascus
Falmouth Packet
On Sunday, Sweden's Ambassador to the United Nations said he and other Security Council envoys had agreed to work on a “meaningful mechanism” to work out who was behind the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria. Olof Skoog spoke in southern Sweden ...

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Acorn Theatre in Penzance secures £40,000 of funding | Falmouth ... - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 17:32

Falmouth Packet

Acorn Theatre in Penzance secures £40,000 of funding | Falmouth ...
Falmouth Packet
Acorn Theatre in Penzance is secured £40000 of funding for a number of building renovation and equipment replacement projects over the next…

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Fumes concern could scupper new Helston takeaway | Falmouth ... - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 08:05

Falmouth Packet

Fumes concern could scupper new Helston takeaway | Falmouth ...
Falmouth Packet
Helston Town Council has objected to a new takeaway opening up just off the town centre, fearing neighbours would be affected by the fumes.

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