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Iceland bids farewell to glacier - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 18/08/2019 - 19:04
Iceland bids farewell to glacier  Falmouth Packet

Icelandic Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir called the glacial loss a consequence of the climate crisis.

Jeremy Corbyn vows to reverse 'depressing' decline of town centres - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 17/08/2019 - 13:31
Jeremy Corbyn vows to reverse 'depressing' decline of town centres  Falmouth Packet

The Labour leader visited a shopping centre in Bolton where former stores have reopened as charity and community projects.

Seaside town to spend £170000 on anti-sex toilets that spray users with water - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 21:41
Seaside town to spend £170000 on anti-sex toilets that spray users with water  Falmouth Packet

The seaside town of Porthcawl is planning to install anti-sex public toilets that would spray occupants with water and sound an alarm. Violent movement sensors ...

The Friends of Penmere Station's rockery build - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 13:22
The Friends of Penmere Station's rockery build  Falmouth Packet

A GROUP of volunteers has completed the construction of a Cornish granite rockery at a Falmouth railway station.

Ed Sheeran's early years on show in father's exhibition - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 11:41
Ed Sheeran's early years on show in father's exhibition  Falmouth Packet

The life of the 28-year-old is documented in a nine-month exhibition which opens in Ipswich on Tuesday.

Last surviving Royal Mail carriage which was attacked by lion is unveiled after major refurb - Devon Live

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 08:34
Last surviving Royal Mail carriage which was attacked by lion is unveiled after major refurb  Devon Live

The last surviving Royal Mail coach which was once attacked by a lion that had escaped from a travelling menagerie has been restored to its former glory.

The Packet Camera Club's photo of the day - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 17:10
The Packet Camera Club's photo of the day  Falmouth Packet

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Falmouth Week Air Show: What's on, timings, road closures, parking and travel information - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 14/08/2019 - 06:00
Falmouth Week Air Show: What's on, timings, road closures, parking and travel information  Falmouth Packet

No less than three aerobatic display teams will be flying on Wednesday, August 14, in an hour-long show above Falmouth Bay, beginning at 5.45pm.

Some of the key dates during the Northern Ireland Troubles - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 13/08/2019 - 15:21
Some of the key dates during the Northern Ireland Troubles  Falmouth Packet

Since soldiers first appeared on Northern Ireland's streets on August 14 1969, the Army witnessed and was involved in some of the darkest hours of the Troubles ...

Plate marks 50th anniversary of liberation of Netherlands - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 13/08/2019 - 08:19
Plate marks 50th anniversary of liberation of Netherlands  Falmouth Packet

Members of the Royal Naval Association gathered at Falmouth Town Council's chamber to present mayor Steve Eva with the Netherlands plate.

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

Mon, 12/08/2019 - 07:04
BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories  BBC News

Bringing you the news, sport, travel and weather for Devon and Cornwall.

Cycle cafe sees surge of support after stars wade in to injunction row - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 11/08/2019 - 23:01
Cycle cafe sees surge of support after stars wade in to injunction row  Falmouth Packet

Business is booming at the cycle cafe embroiled in a row with neighbours trying to stop clubs using the premises as a meeting point after some of Britain's top ...

National Coastwatch Institution attracts potential new volunteers at Falmouth event - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 11/08/2019 - 10:00
National Coastwatch Institution attracts potential new volunteers at Falmouth event  Falmouth Packet

NARE Point Coastwatch Station attracted potential new volunteers at a promotional day in Falmouth.

Emergency funding provided to Whaley Bridge businesses - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 10/08/2019 - 04:31
Emergency funding provided to Whaley Bridge businesses  Falmouth Packet

Businesses affected by the evacuation of Whaley Bridge over fears a damaged dam could collapse will be able to claim for emergency government funding.

A huge new cinema with 13 screens is set to be built in Devon - Devon Live

Fri, 09/08/2019 - 13:26
A huge new cinema with 13 screens is set to be built in Devon  Devon Live

A planning report recommends approving the cinema with 13 screens ranging from 23 to 120 seats over three levels.

Falmouth Week: the full programme - Falmouth Packet

Fri, 09/08/2019 - 07:00
Falmouth Week: the full programme  Falmouth Packet

FALMOUTH Week kicks off today (Friday) and there's plenty going on between now and Sunday, August 18. Below is the full programme for the event. Friday 9th ...

Helston Town Council wants proposals for Localism order - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 08/08/2019 - 07:40
Helston Town Council wants proposals for Localism order  Falmouth Packet

Dear Editor,. In 2012 Helston Town Council sold 3 Penrose Road (now the CAST building) knowing that two-thirds of the proceeds would be restricted by the ...

Boardmasters cancelled over storm fears hours before gates open - BBC News

Wed, 07/08/2019 - 09:03
Boardmasters cancelled over storm fears hours before gates open  BBC News

The Boardmasters festival has been called off just hours before gates were due to open, after warnings the site would be battered by storms. About 55,000 ...

Police sergeant says "no lines of enquiry" after yellow line painted over - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 06/08/2019 - 15:50
Police sergeant says "no lines of enquiry" after yellow line painted over  Falmouth Packet

Falmouth's police sergeant said there are "no lines of enquiry" after vandals painted out a new yellow line in a Castle Drive layby…