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Cornwall Council commits to being single use plastic free by 2020 - Falmouth Packet

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Falmouth Packet

Cornwall Council commits to being single use plastic free by 2020
Falmouth Packet
Cornwall Council Cabinet Member for Environment & Public Protection Sue James also welcomed the move, which was supported by all but one councillor. “Penzance is already leading the way in the battle against plastic after becoming the first town in the ...

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The owner of Cornwall Car Centre's plans to build serviced apartments in Falmouth runs into trouble after ... - This is The West Country

Tue, 20/02/2018 - 12:18

This is The West Country

The owner of Cornwall Car Centre's plans to build serviced apartments in Falmouth runs into trouble after ...
This is The West Country
Plans to create 24 serviced apartments on the site of the Cornwall Car Centre in Falmouth's Dracaena Avenue, have won support in principle from town councillors, but they have rejected the current plans because of their size and design. Councillors ...

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The owner of Cornwall Car Centre's plans to build serviced apartments in Falmouth runs into trouble after ... - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 20/02/2018 - 12:15

Falmouth Packet

The owner of Cornwall Car Centre's plans to build serviced apartments in Falmouth runs into trouble after ...
Falmouth Packet
Plans to create 24 serviced apartments on the site of the Cornwall Car Centre in Falmouth's Dracaena Avenue, have won support in principle from town councillors, but they have rejected the current plans because of their size and design. Councillors ...

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Labour's Jo Garrett and Chris Mullins sweep to victory at Penryn Town Council by-election - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 19/02/2018 - 17:22

Falmouth Packet

Labour's Jo Garrett and Chris Mullins sweep to victory at Penryn Town Council by-election
Falmouth Packet
Penryn Town Council has two new Labour members following last Thursday's by-election for the west ward. Jo Garrett and Chris Mullins won the admiration of the Truro and Falmouth Labour Party who posted after the count: "Massive congratulations to Jo ...

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Labour's Jo Garrett and Chris Mullins sweep to victory at Penryn Town Council by-election - This is The West Country

Mon, 19/02/2018 - 17:19

This is The West Country

Labour's Jo Garrett and Chris Mullins sweep to victory at Penryn Town Council by-election
This is The West Country
Penryn Town Council has two new Labour members following last Thursday's by-election for the west ward. Jo Garrett and Chris Mullins won the admiration of the Truro and Falmouth Labour Party who posted after the count: "Massive congratulations to Jo ...

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Penwerris residents to lead a "peasants' revolt" as plans for 134 student rooms on the former Coachworks site in Fal - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 19/02/2018 - 15:28

Falmouth Packet

Penwerris residents to lead a "peasants' revolt" as plans for 134 student rooms on the former Coachworks site in Fal
Falmouth Packet
It had been recommended for approval by the case officer, but councillors went against his advice, much to the delight of many local residents who fear the parking and traffic chaos the development would, in their opinion, bring to the area and the ...

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A council just jailed a homeless man 'for his own good'. It's part of a dangerous trend. - The Canary

Fri, 16/02/2018 - 11:51

The Canary

A council just jailed a homeless man 'for his own good'. It's part of a dangerous trend.
The Canary
What's more, according to local press in Falmouth: Councillors were told that sleeping rough for some of the group is “a lifestyle choice” and they are not interested in securing a home. But as Falmouth Town Councillor Anna Gillett told The Canary, the ...

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Student village plans approved - Business Cornwall Magazine

Fri, 16/02/2018 - 11:28

Business Cornwall Magazine

Student village plans approved
Business Cornwall Magazine
“We now look forward to working diligently with Falmouth University and Cornwall Council to developing an exemplar scheme. “We would like to thank Save Our Falmouth, Save Kernick Industrial Estate, Smithick Ward Residents Association, Falmouth Town ...

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Developers welcome Cornwall councillors' decision to approve plans for Penvose Student Village - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 12:59

Falmouth Packet

Developers welcome Cornwall councillors' decision to approve plans for Penvose Student Village
Falmouth Packet
“We would like to thank Save Our Falmouth, Save Kernick Industrial Estate, Smithick Ward Residents Association, Falmouth Town Council and other groups for their strong support, and we look forward to working with them as we bring the scheme to fruition ...

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Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers - This is The West Country

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 11:38

This is The West Country

Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers
This is The West Country
THE anti-social behaviour of a small group of rough sleepers in Falmouth has escalated to such an extent that the town council is being asked by police to install railings and gates to make the area less desirable to them. Falmouth's police inspector ...

'Outstanding' Falcare visited by Falmouth councillors following Care Quality Commission rating - This is The West Country

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 11:38

This is The West Country

'Outstanding' Falcare visited by Falmouth councillors following Care Quality Commission rating
This is The West Country
Falmouth Town Council members and staff paid a visit to Falcare last week to see for themselves the support it gives people with learning disabilities. Mayor Grenville Chappel was joined by some of his fellow councillors and town clerk, Mark Williams ...

Over 150 volunteers already signed up for spring clean days as part of Falmouth Spring Festival - This is The West Country

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 11:38

This is The West Country

Over 150 volunteers already signed up for spring clean days as part of Falmouth Spring Festival
This is The West Country
Local groups will be working on a range of sites around the town, including replanting key sub-tropical beds along the seafront, clearance projects in the town centre and the renovation of historic green spaces. Among the volunteers groups who are ...

Schoolchildren will join the mayor to celebrate Cornwall's patron saint on St Piran's Day - This is The West Country

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 11:38

This is The West Country

Schoolchildren will join the mayor to celebrate Cornwall's patron saint on St Piran's Day
This is The West Country
The people of Falmouth are being encouraged to support the town's St Piran's Day parade which takes place on Monday, March 5, and will see school children dancing through the streets. Led by the mayor and mayoress of Falmouth, Grenville and June ...

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Porthleven clock winder Jeremy Mitchell honoured with plaque - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 13:22

Falmouth Packet

Porthleven clock winder Jeremy Mitchell honoured with plaque
Falmouth Packet
For more than 40 years he has braved heights and questionable ladders to make sure Porthleven's most iconic feature continues to operate. Now Jeremy Mitchell, the port's official clock winder and maintenance man for this very special timepiece, has ...

Porthleven clock winder Jeremy Mitchell honoured with plaque - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 12:46

Falmouth Packet

Porthleven clock winder Jeremy Mitchell honoured with plaque
Falmouth Packet
For more than 40 years he has braved heights and questionable ladders to make sure Porthleven's most iconic feature continues to operate. Now Jeremy Mitchell, the port's official clock winder and maintenance man for this very special timepiece, has ...

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Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 10:59

Falmouth Packet

Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers
Falmouth Packet
THE anti-social behaviour of a small group of rough sleepers in Falmouth has escalated to such an extent that the town council is being asked by police to install railings and gates to make the area less desirable to them. Falmouth's police inspector ...

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Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 10:21

Falmouth Packet

Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers
Falmouth Packet
THE anti-social behaviour of a small group of rough sleepers in Falmouth has escalated to such an extent that the town council is being asked by police to install railings and gates to make the area less desirable to them. Falmouth's police inspector ...

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Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers ... - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 10:21

Falmouth Packet

Police suggest gates across Falmouth's Municipal Buildings could help rid the town of small group of rough sleepers ...
Falmouth Packet
THE anti-social behaviour of a small group of rough sleepers in Falmouth has escalated to such an extent that the town council is being asked by police to install railings and gates to make the area less desirable to them. Falmouth's police inspector ...

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Unviable Cornwall Car Centre is set to close as plans submitted for 24 serviced apartments in Falmouth - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 17:18

Falmouth Packet

Unviable Cornwall Car Centre is set to close as plans submitted for 24 serviced apartments in Falmouth
Falmouth Packet
Plans to demolish the Cornwall Car Centre next to Falmouth's police station and replace it with a four storey development housing 24 serviced apartments, will go before town councillors on Monday night. The planning application has been submitted by ...

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Teenager Gaia Pope died from hypothermia, inquest told - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 15:26

Falmouth Packet

Teenager Gaia Pope died from hypothermia, inquest told
Falmouth Packet
“I will request a statement from Dorset County Council in relation to that contact with Gaia.” The coroner added that she would also want an entomology report to see whether the exact timing of Miss Pope's death could be established. The coroner ...

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