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Work to rebuild Helston Community College C-Block, D-Block and E-Block to begin - Falmouth Packet

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Work to rebuild Helston Community College C-Block, D-Block and E-Block to begin
Falmouth Packet
It was a day many in Helston feared they might never see – but now the town's secondary school has confirmed that work on its long-awaited rebuild is finally about to begin. If all goes to plan, building work at Helston Community College will start in ...

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Travellers force Plymouth Parkway to CANCEL this weekend's match - Plymouth Herald

Fri, 24/02/2017 - 15:54

Travellers force Plymouth Parkway to CANCEL this weekend's match
Plymouth Herald
Falmouth Town match which was scheduled for tomorrow – Saturday February 25," he said. "The reason for the match being off is that on Tuesday a group of 'travellers' moved onto the car park and despite efforts to have them moved on they are still in situ.

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Porthleven Environment Group will advise on potential energy and heating scheme to cut fuel poverty - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 24/02/2017 - 11:04

Porthleven Environment Group will advise on potential energy and heating scheme to cut fuel poverty
Falmouth Packet
Town councillor Alan Jorgensen said: “This would be a pilot, carbon neutral project supported by Cornwall Council and the government. There is no other project on this scale in the country and if Porthleven did go ahead it's possible the scheme would ...

Work starts on Penzance park and ride - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 23/02/2017 - 15:07

Falmouth Packet

Work starts on Penzance park and ride
Falmouth Packet
Work has started on a new park and ride in Penzance which is being created on the site next to Sainsbury's on the outskirts of the town. The park and ride will be accessed from Jelbert Way and will provide 169 car parking spaces, 11 disabled parking ...

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Works starts of Penzance Park and Ride - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 23/02/2017 - 13:33

Falmouth Packet

Works starts of Penzance Park and Ride
Falmouth Packet
Work has started on a new park and ride in Penzance which is being created on the site next to Sainsbury's on the outskirts of the town. The park and ride will be accessed from Jelbert Way and will provide 169 car parking spaces, 11 disabled parking ...

Helston Town Council agree to pay CAST £5000 to support Arts Council England bid - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 23/02/2017 - 08:24

Falmouth Packet

Helston Town Council agree to pay CAST £5000 to support Arts Council England bid
Falmouth Packet
Helston Town Council has given unanimous support to financially backing a grant bid for the town's arts building – and with it came a suggestion to re-look at how to spend the proceeds of its sale. The Cornubian Arts and Science Trust (CAST) had asked ...

Formal application for 247 students beds at Rebel Brewing site in Penryn - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 16:21

Falmouth Packet

Formal application for 247 students beds at Rebel Brewing site in Penryn
Falmouth Packet
Plans to build accommodation for 247 students on land currently occupied by the newly reopened Rebel Brewing Co in Penryn have been submitted to Cornwall Council. Developer Trathen Properties has submitted a planning application for a mixed use site ...

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Formal application for 247 students beds at Rebel Brewing site in Penryn - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 16:03

Falmouth Packet

Formal application for 247 students beds at Rebel Brewing site in Penryn
Falmouth Packet
Plans to build accommodation for 247 students on land currently occupied by the newly reopened Rebel Brewing Co in Penryn have been submitted to Cornwall Council. Developer Trathen Properties has submitted a planning application for a mixed use site ...

Swan campaigner Rebecca Wilbur "disappointed" after Coronation ... - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 13:09

Falmouth Packet

Swan campaigner Rebecca Wilbur "disappointed" after Coronation ...
Falmouth Packet
The woman behind a campaign to protect Helston's swans this spring has been left "totally confused" after their natural habitat was "decimated" just weeks ...

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World Heritage List bid for kennels supported unanimously by Helston Town Council - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 11:42

Falmouth Packet

World Heritage List bid for kennels supported unanimously by Helston Town Council
Falmouth Packet
Unanimous support has been given towards investigating whether Helston's kennels could be placed on the World Heritage List, by the town's councillors. As revealed by the Helston Packet last week, councillor Mike Thomas has put forward the suggestion ...

World Heritage List bid for kennels supported unanimously by Helston Town Council - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 11:22

World Heritage List bid for kennels supported unanimously by Helston Town Council
Falmouth Packet
Unanimous support has been given towards investigating whether Helston's kennels could be placed on the World Heritage List, by the town's councillors. As revealed by the Helston Packet last week, councillor Mike Thomas has put forward the suggestion ...

Coronation Park in Helston set for £316000 makeover by new owners South Kerrier Alliance - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 10:54

Falmouth Packet

Coronation Park in Helston set for £316000 makeover by new owners South Kerrier Alliance
Falmouth Packet
To have a local community group, a town council and Cornwall Council work together in such a way is exceptional. "Coronation Lake and Park is such a high profile, fundamental asset of Helston. It has so much potential for supporting community cohesion ...

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D-Day looming for Flotilla development on Falmouth's seafront - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 10:23

Falmouth Packet

D-Day looming for Flotilla development on Falmouth's seafront
Falmouth Packet
Falmouth Town Council has given its support to the proposals, but the scheme has attracted 191 objections on Cornwall Council's planning site including from the Falmouth Bay Residents' Association, Falmouth Civic Society and Save Our Falmouth and ...

Hopes Falmouth's Beacon Project will be saved - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 09:54

Falmouth Packet

Hopes Falmouth's Beacon Project will be saved
Falmouth Packet
In a last-ditch attempt to win support, the partnership's chairman and project coordinator, June and Grenville Chappel, invited the town's MP Sarah Newton, representatives from the town and county councils, and Hazel Stuteley, a former health visitor ...

Support for Falmouth sites to be protected against student development - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 09:41

Falmouth Packet

Support for Falmouth sites to be protected against student development
Falmouth Packet
Several contentious sites across Falmouth look set to be protected against student housing developments after local councillors scored a victory this week. Sites at the former Ocean Bowl in Pendennis Rise, the Quarry car park, Fish Strand Hill, the ...

WATCH: Norovirus Outbreak Hits Falmouth Party-Goers - Pirate FM

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 09:28

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WATCH: Norovirus Outbreak Hits Falmouth Party-Goers
Pirate FM
Officials say there has been a spate of reports of diarrhoea and vomiting - following a dance party and a private party in the town. Both happened at the rugby club over the weekend. Public Health England (PHE), Cornwall Council and Falmouth Rugby Club ...

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WATCH: Norovirus Outbreak Hits Falmouth Party-Goers - Pirate FM

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 09:28

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WATCH: Norovirus Outbreak Hits Falmouth Party-Goers
Pirate FM
Officials say there has been a spate of reports of diarrhoea and vomiting - following a dance party and a private party in the town. Both happened at the rugby club over the weekend. Public Health England (PHE), Cornwall Council and Falmouth Rugby Club ...

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RNAS Culdrose refuse to predict future of Air Day - but confirm base is safe - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 07:51

Falmouth Packet

RNAS Culdrose refuse to predict future of Air Day - but confirm base is safe
Falmouth Packet
In response to a question from councillor Mike Thomas, Commander Ian Fitter told the town council: “I know the captain said he wouldn't predict 18 months ahead, he was only going to predict six months ahead. “There has not as yet been a final decision ...

Explore Falmouth's history during week-long event - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 18:56

Falmouth Packet

Explore Falmouth's history during week-long event
Falmouth Packet
The free event is hosted by Falmouth History Archive, a community archive based at The Poly. Others who will be there on the day include the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Falmouth Town Council, Penryn Museum, Flushing History Group, ...

Explore Falmouth's history during week-long event - This is The West Country

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 18:31

This is The West Country

Explore Falmouth's history during week-long event
This is The West Country
The free event is hosted by Falmouth History Archive, a community archive based at The Poly. Others who will be there on the day include the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Falmouth Town Council, Penryn Museum, Flushing History Group, ...