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3 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

The village of Coverack is set to have a defibrillator thanks to the drive of one woman.

Pam Patten sadly lost her husband following a heart attack and decided that the village was in need of the potentially-life saving device.

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4 hrs ago | This is The West Country

Rocking Helstonbury Festival hits high notes with funds for good causes: PICTURES

THE live music scene showed it is alive and well at the weekend when Helstonbury took place in its namesake town, raising money for good causes in the process.

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4 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta calls for volunteers

The Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta is just four weeks away and with tens of thousands of people expected to flock to the town an appeal has gone out for the last of the volunteers who will help visitors get the most out of the four day event.

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7 hrs ago | North Devon Gazette

PHOTOS: Fire service advice after 700 hay bales destroyed in fire

THE fire service has issued a safety plea to farmers storing hay after a huge blaze in Holsworthy yesterday involving 700 hay bales.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Falmouth Packet

Former Helston Town Band director and wife celebrate diamond anniversary

A couple who met at a dance in Helston have been stepping out to the same tune for the last 60 years of marriage.

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Metro UK News

Day flipper! Pod of dolphins delight sun-seekers with beach display

Three of the mammals were spotted leaping out of the water just off the Cornish coast at Gwithian near St Ives.

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The Independent

How live cinema screenings can boost arts audiences

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Falmouth Packet

Sea Sunday parade in Falmouth: PICTURES

The chairman of the Falmouth branch of the Royal Naval Association expressed his surprise and pride after being "ambushed" following the annual Sea Sunday parade and church service.

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Falmouth Packet

'Toucan' have a say on new Kernick roundabout pedestrian crossing plan

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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Falmouth Packet

Open studio event at Academy for Innovation and Research on Penryn campus

A new bus service that will ferry students, staff and local residents between the university campuses in Falmouth and Penryn will be introduced at the start of the new term.

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Falmouth Packet

Parents fined after child went to school for just four full days out of 88

The parents of a secondary school pupil in Cornwall have been ordered to pay costs of A 1,245 for failing to ensure their child attends school on a regular basis.

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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 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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This is The West Country

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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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Beaver Countian

Government pushes ahead with fracking plan despite wide opposition

This article titled "Government pushes ahead with fracking plan despite wide opposition" was written by Damian Carrington, for The Guardian on Monday 28th July 2014 18.27 UTC Overwhelming opposition to the government's plans to expanding fracking across Britain was expressed by interest groups during an official consultation , whose results were ... (more)

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Falmouth Packet

Volunteers monitor Falmouth and Penryn CCTV

Shop owners in Penryn are being invited to a meeting with the aim of setting up a new 'Shop Watch' scheme, similar to the well known 'Pub Watch'.

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North Devon Gazette

Investigation into Bradworthy car fire

POLICE and fire fighters are investigating the cause of a fire in Bradworthy which destroyed a car and van as well as nearby guttering and fencing.

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Falmouth Packet

Helston Museum to launch World War One exhibition

Helston Museum is preparing to open the first in a series of exhibitions looking back at the history of the town in World War One.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Falmouth Packet

New youth leaders for Helston and Lizard

As the end of the school year closed in, it was time for Helston and Lizard members of the joint school council SKIP to elect their members.

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Falmouth Packet

Falmouth residents raise issues at councillor surgery

Councillors in Penryn have fully supported the demolition of an existing store and the creation of new extensions to an existing utility room at Fuschia, on Chapel Lane.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Falmouth Packet

Clowns, mime and music as 'Fun Fridays' return to Camborne town centre

Clowns, mime artists, jazz bands and more will be back on the streets of Camborne this August as 'Fun Fridays' in Camborne returns "bigger than ever".

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