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23 hrs ago | Financial Times

South Cornwall's sea change in fortunes

When it comes to housing market transformations in the UK, few are as dramatic as the one that has taken place over the past two decades on the southern coast of Cornwall.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Falmouth Packet

Auditions for Helston Theatre Company's 'Oh What a Lovely War' this evening

Helston Theatre Company is about to cast its next production, Theatre Workshop's acclaimed musical Oh What A Lovely War.

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Falmouth Packet

Best results ever for Parc Eglos School pupils

Parc Eglos School is celebrating the best results ever from pupils, which it is putting down to new ways of teaching and learning.

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Falmouth Packet

A well known Helston businessman has become the 54th president of Helston Rotary Club.

Benny Vleminckx is recognised as the director of the electrical goods and services company, Pilgrim & Treloar, based in Wendron Street.

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Falmouth Packet

Opening of improved Mullion Nursery facilities

A new children's author who hopes to share her love of Cornwall through her book will be opening improved facilities at Mullion Nursery this Saturday.

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Falmouth Packet

Sailor rescued by lifeboat after raising alarm on Facebook while treading water for two hours

A teenage sailor, stranded after his boat capsized, was lucky to be found by a lifeboat crew as he tried to swim to safety late last night.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Boat Disaster, United Kingdom

Falmouth Packet

500,000 Big Lottery funding for mental health scheme for young people in West Cornwall

Cornwall is to receive A 500,000 from the Big Lottery's HeadStart programme for a project to help young people prevent the onset of mental health issues.

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Mirror.co.uk

Teenager drowning at sea saved after posting an SOS on FACEBOOK

The 18-year-old was tossed into the water when his dinghy capsized and managed to cling on long enough to reach his handset.

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Falmouth Packet

Crews called to Newlyn fire

Firefighters were called to The Strand, Newlyn, in the early hours of this morning after a report of smoke pouring from a commercial premises.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

BBC News

Stranded Bali man in Home Office plea

Agung Mantra, originally from Indonesia, owns two shops in Perranporth, has lived there for 14 years and is a married father of one.

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Falmouth Packet

Display will ensure Falmouth Tall Ships goes out with a bang

Falmouth is preparing to welcome 47 tall ships and sail training vessels from around the world for four days of celebrations, entertainment and festivities from 28th to 31st August this year.

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This is The West Country

Megan Mulvihill on saxophone

College musicians will be at Coronation Park boating lake for a four-hour back to back "musical extravaganza", between 11.30am and 3.30pm.

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This is The West Country

Royal Navy Flagship HMS Bulwark sails to Isles of Scilly for...

THE last of just over 400 Armed Forces Community Covenants in the UK will be signed whilst the Landing Platform Dock is at anchor off St Mary's.

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Midhurst and Petworth

New Sussex countryside fracking charter launch

Greenpeace activists target the South Downs National Park Authority meeting with a Not For Shale roadshow, on the launch of a new investigation into fracking in Sussex.

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Falmouth Packet

Falmouth residents raise issues at councillor surgery

With less than a week to go, a packed programme has been announced for Penryn Week and the town's carnival, with a strong emphasis this year on the centenary of World War One.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

This is The West Country

Former Falmouth taxi driver had heart attack in house fire

An inquest into the death of Charles Arnold Dobson, 63, known as Charlie, who lived at Retanna Country Park between Helston and Falmouth, heard that the effects of inhaling the gas caused by the fire, and of wine he had been drinking, may have limited his ability to help himself or to get assistance from others.

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Cambridge Evening News

Alcohol charity the Gainsborough Foundation to produce book for schoolchildren

A charity which helps people with alcohol problems is to present a fact-filled book about drinking to schoolchildren across Huntingdonshire.

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Falmouth Packet

Can you help tell story of St Keverne WWI 'Roll of Honour'?

Details are still being sought on 14 men who appeared on the St Keverne Role of Honour for World War One.

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Falmouth Packet

Eight-month-old puppy rescued from 80ft mine shaft: PICTURES

Camborne and Penzance crews have been busy this morning rescuing an eight-month-old pup from an 80ft mine shaft at Gwinear near Hayle.

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Falmouth Packet

MP delivers ultimatum over desperately needed Helston College rebuild

Helston Community College should be given "the chance it deserves" according to the area's MP, who has given the council an ultimatum.

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