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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

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

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.

Cornwall Council appoints Brexit chief - Falmouth Packet

Sat, 17/08/2019 - 07:00
Cornwall Council appoints Brexit chief  Falmouth Packet

Cornwall Council has appointed Paul Masters as its Brexit lead to help prepare the authority ahead of the planned October 31 leave date.

POLL: Should Taunton have its own town council? - This is The West Country

Sat, 17/08/2019 - 07:00
POLL: Should Taunton have its own town council?  This is The West Country

TAUNTON is the only major settlement in Somerset – and one of a small number across England – that does not have a town or parish council to represent its ...

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 - This is The West Country

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 13:22
The Friends of Penmere Station's rockery build  This is The West Country

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

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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Teenager arrested in murder investigation after 18-year-old stabbed - Falmouth Packet

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 15:46
Teenager arrested in murder investigation after 18-year-old stabbed  Falmouth Packet

The victim died after the attack in south-west London on Thursday afternoon.

Falmouth Week Air Show to go ahead despite weather concerns - Cornwall Live

Wed, 14/08/2019 - 07:00
Falmouth Week Air Show to go ahead despite weather concerns  Cornwall Live

Organisers of Falmouth's Air Show have confirmed tonight's event is due to go ahead despite concern over the weather. As part of Falmouth Week, which runs ...

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.

Falmouth Week Air Show times, travel and parking - Cornwall Live

Tue, 13/08/2019 - 07:00
Falmouth Week Air Show times, travel and parking  Cornwall Live

Three aerobatic display teams will be flying into Falmouth.

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.