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'At least 670000' anti-Brexit protesters march through London - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 20/10/2018 - 16:33

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'At least 670000' anti-Brexit protesters march through London
Falmouth Packet
“She is trying to scare the UK into the frying pan out of fear of the fire. It is a scandal ... Great to see my local #Libdems controlled council Richmond Upon Thames flying the EU flag from the town hall in recognition of today's People's Vote March ...

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New Helston Heritage Trail leaflet - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 20/10/2018 - 13:35

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New Helston Heritage Trail leaflet
Falmouth Packet
... the existing town mapboards. The mapboards have now been provided with colourful information bars highlighting the Heritage Trail and the availability of the new leaflets. Electronic copies are available from the Council's website, (www.helston-tc ...

Queen browses store's hat selection during visit to revamped Bracknell - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 13:34

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Queen browses store's hat selection during visit to revamped Bracknell
Falmouth Packet
The Queen is rarely spotted out shopping, but keen-eyed Bracknell residents would have seen her in their town's flagship department store. She visited Fenwick as she toured the £240 million makeover of the town centre, which has seen post-war buildings ...

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DUP candidate Peter Johnston wins Carrick Castle by-election - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 12:08

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DUP candidate Peter Johnston wins Carrick Castle by-election
Falmouth Packet
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) has gained a council seat in Co Antrim in a by-election. Peter Johnston, 28, defeated four political rivals as he took 1,106 first-preference votes to win the seat on Mid and East Antrim Borough Council. Here's the ...

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Falmouth Wetherspoons beer garden plan rejected on appeal - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 15:41

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Falmouth Wetherspoons beer garden plan rejected on appeal
Falmouth Packet
... July 2017, and refused in January this year because of noise and conservation issues. JD Wetherspoon appealed against the decision in March, and the appeal has now been dismissed for the same reasons despite backing from Falmouth Town Council.

Student Community Wardens - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 11:34

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Student Community Wardens
Falmouth Packet
The students have been recruited by the Students' Union for Falmouth University and the University of Exeter and the pilot programme is in partnership with the two universities. Harry Bishop, Students' Union President Community & Welfare said: “I ...

Porthleven pub set to 'close' without car park building loses planning bid - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 04:40

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Porthleven pub set to 'close' without car park building loses planning bid
Falmouth Packet
In the application to Cornwall Council it had been stated: "The Atlantic Inn has only survived through private cash injection, which is no longer available. The only way the pub can continue to trade is for the development of the car park. Without this ...

Families near Grenfell Tower concerned over potentially harmful toxins in soil - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 20:36

Falmouth Packet

Families near Grenfell Tower concerned over potentially harmful toxins in soil
Falmouth Packet
The local council and officials at public health England (PHE) first became aware of the researcher's concerns in February, representatives told a tense Grenfell recovery scrutiny meeting held at Kensington and Chelsea council (RBKC) Town Hall on ...

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BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: 15 October - BBC News

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 16:52

BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: 15 October
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Council deputy leader Cllr James McInnes told a meeting after the report was written that he was "pleased" that improvements had been recognised, but "as always, there are no grounds for complacency and we have much more work to do". Article share ...

Taxpayers could pay out £2m for policing royal wedding - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 15:42

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Taxpayers could pay out £2m for policing royal wedding
Falmouth Packet
Officers with dogs have been patrolling the area, and the force said its armed officers will be more visible in the town centre. It is understood Thames Valley Police will have to pay for security, but is able to apply for a Home Office grant to recoup ...
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Community project for Kimberley Park Remembrance Service - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 11:36

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Community project for Kimberley Park Remembrance Service
Falmouth Packet
Thanks also to Falmouth Town Council for allowing this project to go ahead." Poppies can be accepted until the end of October. If you would like to participate please email jenny.lake@live.co.uk for a copy of the pattern. Completed poppies should be ...

Ali Phesse to launch Helston Leisure Centre refurbishment - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 09:16

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Ali Phesse to launch Helston Leisure Centre refurbishment
Falmouth Packet
In addition to her impressive competitive career, Ali runs her own fitness business and is a member of GLL's Sports Foundation which supports talented athletes throughout the UK. ... 5. This is how Falmouth Town Council spent £228,412.84 in July. 6.

Babs Minns on World Mental Health Day - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:35

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Babs Minns on World Mental Health Day
Falmouth Packet
Babs Minns, from Falmouth, says she has had to cope with the trauma throughout her life after being abused as a child. "I think it's disgraceful that people look at us like we're scumbags. I keep trying to push myself forward and get out more. I'm not ...

Parking charges could jump five times higher under plans for new system - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 09:31

Falmouth Packet

Parking charges could jump five times higher under plans for new system
Falmouth Packet
This is how Falmouth Town Council spent £228,412.84 in July. 6. VIDEO: Bronze drummer beats retreat to Eden Project. 7 .... Limited, Loudwater Mill, Station Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. HP10 9TY (1676637) Registered in England & Wales ...

Princess Eugenie wedding: Rough sleepers advised to avoid busy areas in Windsor - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 06:01

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Princess Eugenie wedding: Rough sleepers advised to avoid busy areas in Windsor
Falmouth Packet
Rough sleepers are being advised to consider avoiding parts of Windsor town centre when Princess Eugenie marries Jack Brooksbank. The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead council said it was telling homeless people to anticipate “higher footfall” ...

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BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories - BBC News

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 16:55

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BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories
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An exclusive holiday park of 49 lodges, with fishing lakes, woodland walks and nature trails, as well as a farm shop and a store will be built on land at Straightway Head in Whimple after East Devon District Council planners approved Willow View Park ...

Student wardens to patrol Falmouth - Pirate FM

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 11:50

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Student wardens to patrol Falmouth
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It is hoped that the Student Community Warden Scheme will continue to encourage positive relationships between student and local residents, whilst also assisting the Town Council and other partners to improve the local environment and behaviour in ...

Council director signed off £2.5m without approval - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 06:13

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Council director signed off £2.5m without approval
Falmouth Packet
Council director signed off £2.5m without approval. By Richard Whitehouse BBC Local Democracy Reporter. Show caption. See all 3 photos images. Council director signed off £2.5m without approval. John Betty (Image: Cornwall Council). Council director ...

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BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories - BBC News

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 17:05

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BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories
BBC News
There will be delays on a busy stretch of road between Truro and Falmouth for the rest of the day after a bus fire this morning. The double-decker went up in flames at about 10:00, causing massive damage to the vehicle. Cornwall Council says part of ...

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Stornoway stages first Pride event as thousands also attend Inverness march - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 06/10/2018 - 18:29

Falmouth Packet

Stornoway stages first Pride event as thousands also attend Inverness march
Falmouth Packet
Pride events have been held in the Western Isles and Inverness, attracting thousands of supporters. The LGBTI celebration in Stornoway, Lewis, was the first of its kind to be held in the Outer Hebrides, with around 400 people attending. Meanwhile ...

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