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Fish Strand Hill student development contractors in Falmouth harassed - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 15:23
Fish Strand Hill student development contractors in Falmouth harassed  Falmouth Packet

Contractors carrying out work on a contentious student development in Falmouth have been subject to harassment and vandalism.

EU election candidates and polling stations in Cornwall - Cornwall Live

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 14:57
EU election candidates and polling stations in Cornwall  Cornwall Live

Village halls, schools, council offices, scout halls and pub are among the hundreds of polling stations open on Thursday, May 23, for the European ...

George Best statue unveiled at Windsor Park - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 11:51
George Best statue unveiled at Windsor Park  Falmouth Packet

The life-size bronze tribute was revealed to fans in Belfast on what would have been the Northern Ireland star's 73rd birthday.

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

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 07:04
BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories  BBC News

M5 Devon northbound severe disruption, at J30 for A376 Sidmouth Road Exeter. M5 Devon - One lane blocked on M5 northbound at J30, A376 (Exeter), ...

Heritage Lottery could protect historic Helston kennels - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 07:00
Heritage Lottery could protect historic Helston kennels  Falmouth Packet

Businesses in Helston are being urged to take more responsibility for the area in front of them as the town looks at ways of protecting its historic…

Falmouth mayor-making ceremony not without controversy - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 06:00
Falmouth mayor-making ceremony not without controversy  Falmouth Packet

Steve Eva, Liberal Democrat town councillor for Falmouth's Boslowick ward, formally took up his post as town mayor at a ceremony on Monday.

Plan to convert home to HMO for local working people "unlikely" to be supported - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 18:17
Plan to convert home to HMO for local working people "unlikely" to be supported  Falmouth Packet

Falmouth: An attempt to convert a home into a house in multiple occupation (HMO) for up to five local working people is "unlikely to…

Opening of Cornwall's newest Premier Inn delayed again - Cornwall Live

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 15:41
Opening of Cornwall's newest Premier Inn delayed again  Cornwall Live

The hotel is expected to bring £1.5m to the local economy every year.

Town council team clinches victory at Penryn Raft Race - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 13:00
Town council team clinches victory at Penryn Raft Race  Falmouth Packet

Penryn's raft race on Saturday drew crowds of spectators as participants paddled it out for victory on the high seas.

Wainhomes to carry out safety checks on Swanvale play park - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 05:00
Wainhomes to carry out safety checks on Swanvale play park  Falmouth Packet

A HOUSING developer has promised to undertake health and safety checks at playgrounds after a mum highlighted one which had been left to rot. Wainhomes ...

Artists unveil memorial to Shoreham Airshow victims - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/05/2019 - 14:04
Artists unveil memorial to Shoreham Airshow victims  Falmouth Packet

A memorial honouring the lives of the 11 men who died in the Shoreham Airshow crash has been unveiled. A series of arches – each individually designed in ...

Thousands of people don't understand council's new car park charging system - Cornwall Live

Mon, 20/05/2019 - 12:57
Thousands of people don't understand council's new car park charging system  Cornwall Live

Twelve car parks are moving over to the pay on exit system which is being rolled out across the county.

Falmouth Town Team on tour at Birmingham New Street - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 20/05/2019 - 11:18
Falmouth Town Team on tour at Birmingham New Street  Falmouth Packet

AWARD-WINNING Falmouth products, branded deckchairs, films and shanty song filled the impressive space that is Birmingham New Street station last…

Falmouth Week Air Show to feature The Blades and wingwalkers - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 18/05/2019 - 06:00
Falmouth Week Air Show to feature The Blades and wingwalkers  Falmouth Packet

A brand new air show is coming to Cornwall this summer as part of a new line up for Falmouth Week.

Youngest paratrooper to serve in D-Day landings honoured with plaque - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 17:04
Youngest paratrooper to serve in D-Day landings honoured with plaque  Falmouth Packet

The youngest paratrooper to serve in the D-Day landings is being honoured with a plaque in the street where he lived. Portsmouth City Council is placing ...

One day left until the Penryn Raft Race - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 15:43
One day left until the Penryn Raft Race  Falmouth Packet

Tomorrow is the day many have been waiting for: the Penryn Raft Race organised jointly by the town council and universities.

Chyvelah Ope playing area devolved to Kenwyn Parish Council ownership - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 11:23
Chyvelah Ope playing area devolved to Kenwyn Parish Council ownership  Falmouth Packet

Families in Gloweth will be able to enjoy an upgraded Chyvelah Ope play area now that ownership of the land has been transferred to Kenwyn Parish Council.

John Deason and Richard Oates found world's largest gold nugget - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 11:09
John Deason and Richard Oates found world's largest gold nugget  Falmouth Packet

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the discovery of the world's largest gold nugget - the Australian 'Welcome Stranger' - by two Cornishmen, John Deason ...

Statue of Victoria Wood to be unveiled in Bury - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 01:51
Statue of Victoria Wood to be unveiled in Bury  Falmouth Packet

The memorial will take pride of place in her home town.

Falmouth's answer to Nandos? Greek restaurant to reopen as chicken shop - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 08:30
Falmouth's answer to Nandos? Greek restaurant to reopen as chicken shop  Falmouth Packet

A popular Greek restaurant in Falmouth is getting a complete overhaul and is reopening as a peri-peri chicken restaurant and takeaway.