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Details of Porthleven Torchlight Procession 2019 - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 27/08/2019 - 09:13
Details of Porthleven Torchlight Procession 2019  Falmouth Packet

As dusk fell last night Porthleven was lit by the flickering flames of more than 1000 torchlights.

14-year-old charged over fire that ripped through high school - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 26/08/2019 - 10:31
14-year-old charged over fire that ripped through high school  Falmouth Packet

More than 80 firefighters tackled the 'large and complex' blaze overnight at Woodmill High School in Dunfermline.

Dozens of firefighters tackling 'large and complex' blaze at high school - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 26/08/2019 - 07:24
Dozens of firefighters tackling 'large and complex' blaze at high school  Falmouth Packet

Woodmill High School in Dunfermline, Fife, announced it would be closed to all pupils on Monday.

Reports of explosion in Falmouth garage - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 26/08/2019 - 07:00
Reports of explosion in Falmouth garage  Falmouth Packet

REPORTS of an explosion led to firefighters being called to a garage in Falmouth on Sunday morning.

Cause of breathing problems for Essex beachgoers remains a mystery - Falmouth Packet

Sun, 25/08/2019 - 21:41
Cause of breathing problems for Essex beachgoers remains a mystery  Falmouth Packet

People have been advised not to go into the water in the seaside town of Frinton.

Why the streets of Falmouth are becoming covered in yarn - Cornwall Live

Sun, 25/08/2019 - 07:00
Why the streets of Falmouth are becoming covered in yarn  Cornwall Live

Dubbed the 'craftivists' this group are brightening up dull spaces around the town with their crafty talents.

Porthleven Torchlight Procession time on Bank Holiday Monday - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 24/08/2019 - 16:09
Porthleven Torchlight Procession time on Bank Holiday Monday  Falmouth Packet

It has become one of the most popular ways to mark the end of the August Bank Holiday in this area and this Monday Porthleven Torchlight Procession…

Park in Cornwall for just 28p with JustPark app - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 24/08/2019 - 13:47
Park in Cornwall for just 28p with JustPark app  Falmouth Packet

Cornwall Council​ is giving people the chance to pay as little as 28p for 24 hours of parking when they bulk buy in advance.

Trump arrives for G7 summit amid frayed international ties - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 24/08/2019 - 13:31
Trump arrives for G7 summit amid frayed international ties  Falmouth Packet

European Council president Donald Tusk has said he expects the meeting in Biarritz to be a 'difficult test of unity'.

Plea to Falmouth food shop owners - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 22/08/2019 - 10:48
Plea to Falmouth food shop owners  Falmouth Packet

I have often thought that take away food shops could spend 15 minutes or so when they close up to pick some of the litter that some of their clients…

Fundraising festival for world-class Falmouth skatepark - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 22/08/2019 - 07:00
Fundraising festival for world-class Falmouth skatepark  Falmouth Packet

A charity family fun day and community music event is set to be held in Falmouth to help raise money for a new Olympic-class skate park which is…

Cornish town could get UK's first Olympic-class skate park - Cornwall Live

Thu, 22/08/2019 - 05:00
Cornish town could get UK's first Olympic-class skate park  Cornwall Live

The Falmouth Skatepark Project group has been campaigning to get a new park built in the town since the last one was torn down in 2014.

Cornwall Council dismisses road complaints - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 21/08/2019 - 07:00
Cornwall Council dismisses road complaints  Falmouth Packet

Cornwall Council and Cormac have dismissed complaints about a road which was resurfaced despite claims that a loose chipping smashed a woman's car…

Coverack graveyard fears raised in housing dispute - Falmouth Packet

Wed, 21/08/2019 - 07:00
Coverack graveyard fears raised in housing dispute  Falmouth Packet

Protestors will today meet with planning officers and the family at the centre of a long-running dispute over a new house in the centre of Coverack.

Dulcie Tudor breached code over 'Cornish nationalists' snipe - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 20/08/2019 - 07:00
Dulcie Tudor breached code over 'Cornish nationalists' snipe  Falmouth Packet

A councillor who described demonstrators as a "sinister underbelly of Cornish nationalists" is found to have breached the code of conduct…

Boris Johnson letter from Cornwall in the Telegraph - Falmouth Packet

Tue, 20/08/2019 - 07:00
Boris Johnson letter from Cornwall in the Telegraph  Falmouth Packet

Cornwall Council has joined up with councils from across the country to call for a fairer funding from the new Prime Minister.

Plans for anti-sex toilets in seaside town 'submitted in error' - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 19/08/2019 - 21:31
Plans for anti-sex toilets in seaside town 'submitted in error'  Falmouth Packet

Porthcawl Town Council said its intentions had been 'misinterpreted' in the planning application.

25 years ago from the Falmouth Packet: Gas leak fears at sports pitch site - Falmouth Packet

Mon, 19/08/2019 - 15:40
25 years ago from the Falmouth Packet: Gas leak fears at sports pitch site  Falmouth Packet

Gas leak fears at sports pitch site. METHANE gas and carbon dioxide will still be leaking from an old council rubbish tip after an all-weather sports pitch is built in ...

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

Mon, 19/08/2019 - 12:20
BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories  BBC News

A charity family fun day and community music event is set to be held in Falmouth to help raise park for a new Olympic-class skate park which is due to be built.