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Taxis have been asked to stop parking in front of Grylls Monument in Helston - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 23/03/2017 - 12:43

Falmouth Packet

Taxis have been asked to stop parking in front of Grylls Monument in Helston
Falmouth Packet
A Helston councillor has spoken of her disappointment that taxis are continuing to park in front of the town's monument following a £280,000 refurbishment of the area. Judith Haycock, Cornwall councillor for the Helston North division, said that on one ...

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Cornwall Council set three month traffic trial to improve Cross Street in Helston - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 23/03/2017 - 08:04

Falmouth Packet

Cornwall Council set three month traffic trial to improve Cross Street in Helston
Falmouth Packet
During the three-month trial period there will be traffic monitoring both in Cross Street and in other parts of the town, such as Church Street and the town centre, to identify which routes vehicles are taking instead. Announcing the plans to Helston ...

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Women reported to Cornwall Council after allegedly caught 'fly-tipping' at Sithney Common Hill in Helston - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/03/2017 - 12:24

Women reported to Cornwall Council after allegedly caught 'fly-tipping' at Sithney Common Hill in Helston
Falmouth Packet
A woman caught in the act of apparently fly-tipping in broad daylight at the entrance to Helston last week defended herself by saying “everyone does it.” Osteopath Duncan Scobie, who lives in the town and owns Kernow Pain Clinic, said he questioned the ...

Trevor Osborne resubmits Innovation Building plans for Porthleven Shipyard - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/03/2017 - 10:51

Falmouth Packet

Trevor Osborne resubmits Innovation Building plans for Porthleven Shipyard
Falmouth Packet
Three weeks after plans for a revolutionary new building for Porthleven were slated, the man behind the vision has put forward a revised bid that he hopes addresses all concerns. Last month the town council's planning committee unanimously recommended ...

Council supports residents in fight against student accommodation plans - This is The West Country

Wed, 22/03/2017 - 08:56

This is The West Country

Council supports residents in fight against student accommodation plans
This is The West Country
AGR Living is behind the plans for the 135 bed student development which have led to 136 comments being lodged with Cornwall Council - all of them opposing the scheme. Falmouth Town Council's planning committee has now added its weight to the ...

Council supports residents in fight against student accommodation plans - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/03/2017 - 08:48

Falmouth Packet

Council supports residents in fight against student accommodation plans
Falmouth Packet
AGR Living is behind the plans for the 135 bed student development which have led to 136 comments being lodged with Cornwall Council - all of them opposing the scheme. Falmouth Town Council's planning committee has now added its weight to the ...

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Outdoor gym and children's play area planned for Dracaena fields - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/03/2017 - 20:50

Falmouth Packet

Outdoor gym and children's play area planned for Dracaena fields
Falmouth Packet
Plans have been revealed for a new outdoor gym, children's play area and eventually a new skatepark at Dracaena Park in Falmouth following the transfer of ownership of the land from the county to the town council. The land transfer secures the future ...

Outdoor gym and children's play area planned for Dracaena fields - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/03/2017 - 20:45

Falmouth Packet

Outdoor gym and children's play area planned for Dracaena fields
Falmouth Packet
Plans have been revealed for a new outdoor gym, children's play area and eventually a new skatepark at Dracaena Park in Falmouth following the transfer of ownership of the land from the county to the town council. The land transfer secures the future ...

Have your say at Penryn Neighbourhood Plan launch event (From ... - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/03/2017 - 12:13

Falmouth Packet

Have your say at Penryn Neighbourhood Plan launch event (From ...
Falmouth Packet
Penryn Town Council will be inviting people to get involved with creating a Neighbourhood Plan with a launch event this Saturday in the…

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Helston Town Council presented with Quality Gold status certificate by Sarah Mason - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/03/2017 - 12:00

Falmouth Packet

Helston Town Council presented with Quality Gold status certificate by Sarah Mason
Falmouth Packet
There were celebrations last Thursday when Helston Town Council was officially recognised as the first in the county to receive Quality Gold status. It was revealed that the council had been given the status back in December and last Thursday Sarah ...

Biggest parade ever turns out to commemorate 75th anniversary of St Nazaire raid - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 17:10

Falmouth Packet

Biggest parade ever turns out to commemorate 75th anniversary of St Nazaire raid
Falmouth Packet
Mr Dawkins also paid tribute to the work of the Falmouth Town Council trio of Emily Middleditch, Val Rogers and Lee Mitchell who worked with him in organising the weekend's events. "They are a fantastic team and together they brought about a fantastic ...

Biggest parade ever turns out to commemorate 75th anniversary of ... - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 17:08

Falmouth Packet

Biggest parade ever turns out to commemorate 75th anniversary of ...
Falmouth Packet
The parade and service held in Falmouth at the weekend to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the World War II raid on the French port of St Nazaire, was ...

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Biggest parade ever turns out to commemorate 75th anniversary of St Nazaire raid - This is The West Country

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 17:03

Biggest parade ever turns out to commemorate 75th anniversary of St Nazaire raid
This is The West Country
Mr Dawkins also paid tribute to the work of the Falmouth Town Council trio of Emily Middleditch, Val Rogers and Lee Mitchell who worked with him in organising the weekend's events. "They are a fantastic team and together they brought about a fantastic ...

Dazzling displays at 107th Falmouth Spring Flower Show - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 11:49

Falmouth Packet

Dazzling displays at 107th Falmouth Spring Flower Show
Falmouth Packet
When presenting the cups and trophies Ron commented how the Tremough gardeners at the Penryn Campus "had done us proud with their shrubs from their terrific garden," how Simon Penna's team from Falmouth Town Council have brightened up our town ...

Dazzling displays at 107th Falmouth Spring Flower Show - This is The West Country

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 11:47

This is The West Country

Dazzling displays at 107th Falmouth Spring Flower Show
This is The West Country
When presenting the cups and trophies Ron commented how the Tremough gardeners at the Penryn Campus "had done us proud with their shrubs from their terrific garden," how Simon Penna's team from Falmouth Town Council have brightened up our town ...

Falmouth tops the poll in Sunday Times Best Places to Live list - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 09:43

Falmouth tops the poll in Sunday Times Best Places to Live list
Falmouth Packet
"The enthusiasm and sense of pride is palpable and it is to their credit that Falmouth has named as the Best of the Best on the Top 20 'perennial favourites' listing. This is another fantastic credit to the town after the recent win in the Great ...

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Falmouth tops the poll in Sunday Times Best Places to Live list - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 09:39

Falmouth tops the poll in Sunday Times Best Places to Live list
Falmouth Packet
"The enthusiasm and sense of pride is palpable and it is to their credit that Falmouth has named as the Best of the Best on the Top 20 'perennial favourites' listing. This is another fantastic credit to the town after the recent win in the Great ...

WATCH: Falmouth wins 'best places to live' vote - Pirate FM

Mon, 20/03/2017 - 07:40

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WATCH: Falmouth wins 'best places to live' vote
Pirate FM
Falmouth has topped a poll to rank the 'Best Places to Live perennials' in Britain. The Sunday Times guide celebrates the places that have appeared in almost every list over the past five years. The Cornish town has come first in a readers' vote, ahead ...
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Falmouth wins Sunday Times public vote for best place to live in the UK and this is why we love it - Cornwall Live

Sun, 19/03/2017 - 00:28

Falmouth wins Sunday Times public vote for best place to live in the UK and this is why we love it
Cornwall Live
Earlier this year Falmouth won the best coastal town in the Great British High Street competition which was to celebrate the work being done to revive, adapt and diversify town centres and this work is proving dividends. With a town manager ... Of ...

Falmouth's new 165ft “diversity” mural unveiled in car park - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 17/03/2017 - 14:33

Falmouth's new 165ft “diversity” mural unveiled in car park
Falmouth Packet
The project is a collaboration between Spectrum, Cornwall Council, Falmouth Town Council, the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. It is the brainchild of Spectrum's Rachel Brown and has been funded by ...