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36 min ago | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Cable compendium: a guide to the week's submarine and terrestrial developments

The subsea system, named India Cloud Xchange , will allow the company to bypass existing terrestrial routes between Mumbai and Chennai - a route which is prone to outages - by circumventing the country's coastline to link India's west coast directly to Singapore.

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4 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

Is this the Beast of Bodmin? Photographer captures mystery image of big cat in Cornwall

How do you solve a problem like Maria? Putin's little-known daughter 'flees Holland with her boyfriend' after Dutch fury grows at Russian links to MH17 disaster Why did it take them so long to find it? MH17 investigators discover biggest piece of wreckage lying in woodland A teenager was taking photographs in fields near his home in Cornwall when ... (more)

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9 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

Lego has been washing up on Cornwall beaches for 17 years

As nautical disasters go, the trouble of the Tokio Express off the coast of Cornwall is a teensy, tiny affair.

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10 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Culdrose Air Day tickets go on sale

RNAS Culdrose has announced how it plans to ease traffic on the roads around Helston during this year's Air Day.

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14 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

World War One commemorations begin in Helston

This special one-off event marked the second civic service for mayor Mike Thomas since he took up the office in May. Mr Thomas, joined by his wife Briege as mayoress, led a parade to the parish church of St Michael's, where the commemoration service was held.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Falmouth Packet

Open verdict in Falmouth club doorman inquest

The coroner has recorded an open verdict at the inquest of a Falmouth bouncer who was found dead at his home on Valentine 's Day.

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Falmouth Packet

Pregnancy blamed for illegal driving by banned Helston motorist

A Helston man banned from driving in 2001 until he passed an extended driving test had taken the test again, Truro magistrates heard, but failed.

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This is The West Country

'Sensitive' placing of new mobile mast on Lizard due to 'local feelings'

St Keverne Parish Hall needs to find an extra A 35,000 so that essential repairs can be carried out.

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Falmouth Packet

CROSSING: A temporary toucan crossing has been installed on Sully Road.

Cornwall Council has opened a consultation on the installation of a new 'toucan' crossing at the Kernick roundabout on the A39 for bicycles and pedestrians travelling between Mabe and Penryn.

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This is The West Country

Penryn produces pasties following Falmouth Rowe's fire

Production of Rowe's pasties was halted this week following a major fire at its Falmouth factory, just days before the peak holiday season.

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Falmouth Packet

Two cats have been killed in Camborne, with traces of anti-freeze found in their bodies.

It follows the death of the two cats in the Trelowarren Street area of Camborne, between last Friday, July 18 and Saturday, July 19. Sergeant Phil Binnie, from Camborne Police Station, said: "Following veterinary examination both cats were found to have traces of anti-freeze in their bodies.

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Times of Oman

Murder in a dream

In a few hours' time he is going to die, 'John Williams told his wife'. The terrible thing is there is nothing I can do about it."

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Computer Weekly

Isles of Scilly tap into seabed cables to get superfast internet

A plan to bring fibre broadband to the Isles of Scilly for the first time by pressing a disused subsea fibre optic cable into service is nearing completion.

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Falmouth Packet

Crews tackle fire in St Austell garage

Two crews from St Austell Community Fire Station were called just before 6.30am this morning to a report of a fire in a garage in Trelawney Road.

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Falmouth Packet

Teenager from Penryn 'in fear' after assault by man with 'Jekyll and Hyde' character

A Penryn man has been made the subject of a community order and a restraining order by magistrates after he admitted assaulting a teenage woman at his home.

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Falmouth Packet

Hayle one of six schools included in Cornwall Council rebuild funding bid

Hayle Community College is one of six schools included in a Cornwall Council application for funding from the Government 's Priority Schools Building Programme.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

This is The West Country

Cowardly Camborne bag snatcher leaves pensioner with 'nasty' head wound

Police are seeking a man who snatched a handbag from a 77-year-old woman in Camborne, leaving her injured in the street.

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Oxford Mail

Oxford brass band trumpets regional final success

Buy this photo Members of Jubilee Brass Band. Back: Nigel Menbury. Middle: Linda Sadler, Ken Menbury and Matthew Toms.

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BBC News

Ambulances 'could save local buses'

English councils should join forces with ambulance and school bus services to restore public transport to cut-off areas, says a committee of MPs.

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Ealing Times

Home values 'rising 90 a day'

Research suggests homes across Britain typically added A 90 to their value every day during the first half of 2014 Homes across Britain typically added A 90 to their value every day during the first half of 2014 as the housing market gathered momentum, according to a property website.

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