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May calling for crackdown on chemical weapons after Salisbury - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 24/09/2018 - 21:43

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May calling for crackdown on chemical weapons after Salisbury
Falmouth Packet
World leaders must do more to hold Russia and Syria to account for their use of chemical weapons, Theresa May has warned as she heads to New York for two days of talks at the United Nations. The “despicable” attacks in Salisbury and rebel-held Syrian ...

Plans revealed for new skate park in Falmouth - Pirate FM

Mon, 24/09/2018 - 06:12

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Plans revealed for new skate park in Falmouth
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Work on bringing forward a new skateboard facility for the town first started in 2010 and continued after the former steel skate park in Dracaena Park was removed in 2014. Now an outline planning application has been submitted to Cornwall Council for a ...

Hastily arranged music festival a big success - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 24/09/2018 - 06:07

Falmouth Packet

Hastily arranged music festival a big success
Falmouth Packet
Looe Town Council agreed to take on the role of official event organiser, with Mayor Armand Toms, Edwina Hannaford and Looe Town Council clerk Anne Frith becoming the three Festival Directors. With funding in place, the stage built, hundreds of acts ...

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House of Fraser stores face closure - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 23/09/2018 - 08:22

Falmouth Packet

House of Fraser stores face closure
Falmouth Packet
House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon are to close, with Mike Ashley blaming landlords for putting hundreds of jobs at risk. The Sports Direct tycoon, who recently bought the department store chain out of administration for £90 million ...

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House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon face closure - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 22/09/2018 - 23:06

Falmouth Packet

House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon face closure
Falmouth Packet
House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon are to close, with Mike Ashley blaming landlords for putting hundreds of jobs at risk. The Sports Direct tycoon, who recently bought the department store chain out of administration for £90 million ...

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Falmouth Town Council budget for July reveals a spend of £228412.84 - This is The West Country

Fri, 21/09/2018 - 10:43

This is The West Country

Falmouth Town Council budget for July reveals a spend of £228412.84
This is The West Country
A new fire alarm system for the Municipal Buildings cost £19,800 and a new intruder alarm set them back £11,400, whilst £11,296.75 was paid towards Cornwall Council's pension scheme. Maintenance work to CCTV cameras on Arwenack Street cost £1,000 ...

Falmouth Town Council budget for July reveals a spend of £228412.84 - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 21/09/2018 - 10:43

Falmouth Packet

Falmouth Town Council budget for July reveals a spend of £228412.84
Falmouth Packet
A new fire alarm system for the Municipal Buildings cost £19,800 and a new intruder alarm set them back £11,400, whilst £11,296.75 was paid towards Cornwall Council's pension scheme. Maintenance work to CCTV cameras on Arwenack Street cost £1,000 ...

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Falmouth Skatepark plans one step closer to fruition - This is The West Country

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 14:38

This is The West Country

Falmouth Skatepark plans one step closer to fruition
This is The West Country
Falmouth Town Council have given developer £29,700 to design the skatepark, and they anticipate the final cost will be around £500,000. Maverick Skateparks, the company who recently finished the Concrete Waves park in Newquay, have submitted a ...

Falmouth Skatepark plans one step closer to fruition - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 14:38

Falmouth Packet

Falmouth Skatepark plans one step closer to fruition
Falmouth Packet
Falmouth Town Council have given developer £29,700 to design the skatepark, and they anticipate the final cost will be around £500,000. Maverick Skateparks, the company who recently finished the Concrete Waves park in Newquay, have submitted a ...

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Huge Truro development moves forward - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 09:08

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Huge Truro development moves forward
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Wheal Dream golf football nets Helston charities £250 - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 06:02

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Wheal Dream golf football nets Helston charities £250
Falmouth Packet
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the Helston Football Club team won the Johnny Williams Memorial Shield with an impressive score. In second place was the Helston Flora Day Association team and in third place was the Helston Town Council team. Helston Rotary ...

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Watson-Marlow recognised for pump technology - This is The West Country

Wed, 19/09/2018 - 12:07

This is The West Country

Watson-Marlow recognised for pump technology
This is The West Country
HRH the Duke of Kent visits Falmouth and Camborne ... Watson-Marlow is one of 230 businesses from across the UK to have been recognised for its contribution to innovation, international trade, sustainable development and promoting opportunity. ... The ...

Watson-Marlow recognised for pump technology - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 19/09/2018 - 12:07

Falmouth Packet

Watson-Marlow recognised for pump technology
Falmouth Packet
HRH the Duke of Kent visits Falmouth and Camborne ... Watson-Marlow is one of 230 businesses from across the UK to have been recognised for its contribution to innovation, international trade, sustainable development and promoting opportunity. ... The ...

Porthleven pub Atlantic Inn 'will close' if it can't build on car park - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 19/09/2018 - 11:02

Falmouth Packet

Porthleven pub Atlantic Inn 'will close' if it can't build on car park
Falmouth Packet
After meeting on Thursday Porthleven Town Council objected to the development, due to the size and scale of the proposed building and its "detrimental impact on the area," describing it as "overdevelopment." Cornwall Council's highways development team ...

Andrew Wallis slams 'shameful' 23% turnout at Porthlevevn election - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 19/09/2018 - 06:00

Falmouth Packet

Andrew Wallis slams 'shameful' 23% turnout at Porthlevevn election
Falmouth Packet
Porthleven Town Council finally filled its vacant seats after four attempts, when Trevor Toms polled 287 of the 592 votes cast on September 6. However, while congratulating Trevor on his win and thanking the other candidates Spencer Hawes and Christine ...

Government returns powers to Rotherham Council after sex abuse scandal - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 20:22

Falmouth Packet

Government returns powers to Rotherham Council after sex abuse scandal
Falmouth Packet
The government control of Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council has been in place since February 2015 after damning reports into the way more than 1,400 children were groomed, abused and trafficked in the South Yorkshire town for more than a ...

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Dracaena Place development in Falmouth worries residents - This is The West Country

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 13:15

This is The West Country

Dracaena Place development in Falmouth worries residents
This is The West Country
Dan Wilson, speaking at a meeting of Falmouth Town Council's planning committee on behalf of residents, said: "We are all completely bewildered by how the applicants have applied for this plan. "It seems unfair that the people of Dracaena Place will ...

Dracaena Place development in Falmouth worries residents - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 13:15

Falmouth Packet

Dracaena Place development in Falmouth worries residents
Falmouth Packet
Dan Wilson, speaking at a meeting of Falmouth Town Council's planning committee on behalf of residents, said: "We are all completely bewildered by how the applicants have applied for this plan. "It seems unfair that the people of Dracaena Place will ...

Dozens of job cuts planned at council - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 07:19

Falmouth Packet

Dozens of job cuts planned at council
Falmouth Packet
Dozens of job cuts planned at council. By Richard Whitehouse BBC Local Democracy Reporter. Show caption. See all 4 photos images. Dozens of job cuts planned at council. Cash. Dozens of job cuts planned at council. Cornwall Council, County Hall Truro ...

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Councillor 'saw memorial vandals kick wreaths around like a football' - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 16/09/2018 - 15:25

Falmouth Packet

Councillor 'saw memorial vandals kick wreaths around like a football'
Falmouth Packet
A politician who says he witnessed the desecration of a memorial to 18 murdered soldiers has described the sight of men kicking Poppy wreaths around like a football. Wreaths, crosses and written tributes were vandalised at Narrow Water, near ...

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