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11 min ago | The Argus

Protesters rally against plan for 100 new homes

Nearly 500 protesters rallied against controversial plans to build hundreds of new homes on green fields on the edge of the South Downs National Park .

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4 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Rotary club members paint the town white in Helston

With just three weeks to go until Flora Day the time has come to start making Helston look its best for its big day.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Community Calendar for the week of April 20, 2014

Fairview Baptist Church, 127 Airline Road, Columbus, presents this unique music and drama event depicting the Easter story.

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Falmouth Packet

Tireless Helston town band stalwart honoured

Now he has been presented with a silver salver in appreciation of his hard work over the years, after stepping down after 21 years in the role.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

This is The West Country

Penryn wharfside traders charity party tomorrow

Wharfside traders in Penryn aim to get the summer season off to a lively start with a charity party between noon and 5pm this Saturday, April 19. There will be food, drink, music and a collection for Falmouth-based cancer charity Pants at Islington Wharf in Church Hill.

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Falmouth Packet

Litter pick in on Saturday

Calling all Helstonians - your town needs you to help get it ready for Flora Day and beyond with this year's Helston Town Tidy.

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Falmouth Packet

Race for Life warm up 'cancer slam' in Falmouth: PICTURES

The Moor piazza in Falmouth was taken over by a group of pink-clad fitness fanatics on Saturday to drum up support for this year's Race For Life.

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Falmouth Packet

Victims to be able to confront criminals in Cornish courts

Penryn man William Wilson has been slapped with a 12 month restraining order after he admitted assaulting Michael John Pill.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Falmouth Packet

Falmouth council wants fewer new homes, but Penryn council wants more. What do you think?

Falmouth and Penryn town councils have been discussing the number of houses required over the next 16 years, but while one wanted less than proposed by Cornwall Council , the other wanted more.

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Cornish Guardian

Falmouth Safe Space awarded grant for late-night drop-in project

NIGHT 'safe space' project for people who get into difficulty has been awarded a grant from Falmouth Town Council.

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The Independent

Cornwall: Smugglers' country

As the TV adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's 'Jamaica Inn' hits our screens, Harriet O'Brien visits the places which inspired the classic tale Harriet O'Brien is an award-winning author and travel writer.

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Cornish Guardian

Find local Health and Beauty with West Briton

Welcome to The Hayloft Beauty Salon... We are an award winning salon, based in St Austell Cornwall that has built up a reputation in the last 10 years of... West Briton list all of the local Health and Beauty spas and shops in the Cornwall area.

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The Free Dictionary

Peace Treaty Ends 335 Years' War

It is said to have been extended by the lack of a peace treaty for 335 years without a single shot being fired, which would make it one of the world's longest wars and a bloodless war .

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Falmouth Packet

Helston warden wins environmental award

Helston's town warden Craig Bowcutt is the latest in a long line of local people to be recognised by Lizard Peninsula Friends of the Earth's John Mackay Award.

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Falmouth Packet

'Amazing' response to festival

A former DJ who suffered a heart attack while walking along the Lizard cliffs held a music event on Saturday to raise awareness for unexpected heart attacks in seemingly perfectly healthy people.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Falmouth Packet

'Like Miami Vice' as armed cops swoop in Helston

A quiet residential road of Helston became a scene "from Miami Vice" on Sunday evening when police with guns swooped over allegations of a man threatening a neighbour with a Samurai sword.

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TrekEarth

Fields of Gold

Not far from the village of Sydenham Damerel we came across this field of rapeseed.

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Falmouth Packet

Newquay man pleads guilty to threatening to blow up station from the moon

A motorist was caught as a second-time drink driver after staff at a Helston supermarket called the police and said they suspected her.

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Daily Mail

David Cameron says Britain should be 'confident about status as Christian country'

The Prime Minister insisted that being a Christian country did not mean 'doing down' other religions or 'passing judgment' on those with no faith at all.

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Hunts Post

What's on in Huntingdonshire this Easter

A whole host of fun has been lined up for families to enjoy over the Easter weekend - continue reading to find out what's on.

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