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Unionists condemn Sinn Fein selection of former MP in Kingsmill row - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 18:00
Unionists condemn Sinn Fein selection of former MP in Kingsmill row  Falmouth Packet

Barry McElduff resigned his Westminster seat in January amid controversy over a video he posted on Twitter.

John Bastin's concerns over Budock parish - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 14:29
John Bastin's concerns over Budock parish  Falmouth Packet

Does Budock Parish have a future?

Penzance councillor says homeless are often unfairly treated - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 11:30
Penzance councillor says homeless are often unfairly treated  Falmouth Packet

A multi-agency partnership has been working to tackle homelessness and anti-social behaviour.

May indicates MPs could decide if Northern Ireland backstop is triggered - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 06/12/2018 - 09:47
May indicates MPs could decide if Northern Ireland backstop is triggered  Falmouth Packet

The move is seen as an attempt to gain support ahead of Commons showdown.

May indicates MPs could decide if Northern Ireland backstop is triggered - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 06/12/2018 - 09:47

Falmouth Packet

May indicates MPs could decide if Northern Ireland backstop is triggered
Falmouth Packet
Prime Minister Theresa May has signalled that MPs could be given the power to decide whether the UK goes into a controversial Brexit backstop arrangement regarding the Northern Irish border. Mrs May indicated Parliament would choose between triggering ...

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

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 18:01

BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories
BBC News
Bert Biscoe has called the current proposal for the £14.3m Stadium for Cornwall, planned for Threemilestone, as "hopeless" because he did not believe the funding would be forthcoming from the government to match Cornwall Council money.

BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Wednesday 5 December - BBC News

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 18:00
BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Wednesday 5 December  BBC News

Bringing you the news, sport, travel and weather for Devon and Cornwall on Wednesday 5 December.

Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England - This is The West Country

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 11:38
Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England  This is The West Country

Public body Sport England is objecting to plans for a skatepark in Dracaena Playing Fields despite overwhelming public support.

Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 11:38
Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England  Falmouth Packet

Public body Sport England is objecting to plans for a skatepark in Dracaena Playing Fields despite overwhelming public support.

Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England - This is The West Country

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 11:38

This is The West Country

Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England
This is The West Country
Falmouth Town Council clerk Mark Williams said: "Frustratingly Sport England have missed the point. They are objecting to the loss of the training area (the bottom field). It is not big enough for a match pitch." An email sent to Falmouth Town Council ...

Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 11:38

Falmouth Packet

Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England
Falmouth Packet
Falmouth skatepark plans objected to by Sport England. By Marco Ferrari Reporter ... of a section of the Falmouth Skatepark. Public body Sport England is objecting to plans for a skatepark in Dracaena Playing Fields despite overwhelming public support.

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Music festival wants to double capacity to 10000 - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:54

Falmouth Packet

Music festival wants to double capacity to 10000
Falmouth Packet
The annual Cornish Cyder Farm Festival, better known as Little Orchard Music and Cider Festival, held at Healey's Cyder Farm at Callestick near Truro, has submitted a licensing application to Cornwall Council. However objectors say that the festival ...

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Music festival wants to double capacity to 10000 - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:50
Music festival wants to double capacity to 10000  Falmouth Packet

A popular music festival is looking to double in size going from 5000 capacity to 10000.

Roseworthy Hill plan met with opposition - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:20
Roseworthy Hill plan met with opposition  Falmouth Packet

Dozens of local residents and business owners have attended a planning meeting at Camborne Rugby Club to express their views on the Roseworthy Hill…

Roseworthy Hill plan met with opposition - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:20

Roseworthy Hill plan met with opposition
Falmouth Packet
"If permitted, this development could destroy many of them and we're not prepared to let that happen, especially when there's space for the retail outlets in the town. "It's never been more important to get behind our local communities and that's why ...

The cost of dying in Cornwall is set to rise - Cornwall Live

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 06:00
The cost of dying in Cornwall is set to rise  Cornwall Live

Cornwall Council's neighbourhoods overview and scrutiny committee is set to consider whether to increase the cost of cremations by £20 next year.

Historic shop blames street drinkers as it quits West End after 47 years - Plymouth Live

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 06:00
Historic shop blames street drinkers as it quits West End after 47 years  Plymouth Live

One of Plymouth's most well-established stores has quit the troubled West End after 47 years – because it has had enough of street drinkers who congregate in ...

Cost of dying rises - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 17:02

Falmouth Packet

Cost of dying rises
Falmouth Packet
Cornwall Council's neighbourhoods overview and scrutiny committee is set to consider whether to increase the cost of cremations by £20 next year. The increase would bring the cost of Cornwall Council's only crematorium, Penmount, to £784. However the ...

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Cost of dying rises - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 17:00
Cost of dying rises  Falmouth Packet

THE cost of dying is set to increase in Cornwall with plans to raise the costs of cremations.

Penryn Christmas lights switch-on 2018 - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:45

Falmouth Packet

Penryn Christmas lights switch-on 2018
Falmouth Packet
Penryn's Christmas lights switch-on was an evening of festive fun for families and friends alike. 0 comment. The day started off with a Christmas Bazaar organised by St Gluvias Church which was held in the Temperance Hall in the morning. Porthleven ...