The Cornishman published Storm damage impact revealed at fishermen's meeting
FISHERIES minister and Camborne Redruth MP George Eustice visited Newlyn on Friday to meet the county's storm-ravaged fishermen.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Scumbags ransack dead man's house in Helston
The family of Cyril Robinson have been left devastated following the break-in in Peverell Terrace, which left the house completely turned over.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Jolly's Cornwall Combination League round-up: February 27
THERE wasn't a postponement in sight last weekend with a full round of fixtures for the first time this year as the worst of the winter weather looks to have passed, writes Scott Haley.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Two aspiring beauty queens vie for Miss Cornwall crown
Two aspiring beauty queens from the Helston area may compete for Miss England 2014 after reaching the final of Miss Cornwall.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
14,000+ for storm hit Porthleven fishermen is 'heartwarming'
A fund to help the fishermen of Porthleven has already reached almost A 14,000 due to "heart-warming" community support.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Residents pick up free sandbags for Helston 'at risk' areas
Residents of Helston, Mullion and Porthleven now have a stock of sandbags after they were handed out free sandbags last Friday for those in 'at risk' areas.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
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Volunteers pick almost 500 bags of litter off storm ravaged...
More than 450 volunteers have picked more than a bag of rubbish each off Cornwall's beaches in preparation for the half term holiday week.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Porthleven firm helps bail out Helston Air Ambulance shop after it springs a leak
A Porthleven builders' merchants saved the day for Helston's Cornwall Air Ambulance shop when it sprung a leak recently.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Sold out shows for first ever village panto: PICTURES
The newly formed Ruan Revellers performed Aladdin to a packed out village hall last Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with an extra matinee on Saturday afternoon.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
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Cornwall Council has opened its multi-agency crisis centre, Silver Command, to deliver a co-ordinated response to the adverse weather.
PEOPLE in Helston, Porthleven and the Lizard can get up to 10 sandbags from Cornwall council staff today from 1pm.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Nick Clegg says Porthleven fishermen should be compensated - Packet interview
Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg meets with Porthleven harbour master Phil Ward this afternoon, accompanied by West Cornwall MP Andrew George Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg has said that Porthleven's out of pocket fishermen should be able to claim aid to cover loss of earnings in the wake of last week's storms.
Porthleven fishermen count the cost of storm chaos: INTERVIEW
Porthleven fishermen Wayne Ward, Mike Perkins, Nigel Pepperell and Jonathan Fletcher were among those helping to pull all the boats from the harbour Fishermen battled to save their livelihoods last week when Porthleven's sea defences crumbled - causing the loss of ten boats.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
List and cost of Cornwall Council's storm repairs so far
Newlyn to Marazion where damage includes a breach of coastal defences at Eastern Green and Long Rock threatening the Paddington/Penzance railway line, residential and commercial property, South West Coastal Path; damage to South Quay, Penzance, threatening the link to the Isles of Scilly and damage also to Penzance promenade, Jubilee Pool, Newlyn ... (more)
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Ten videos from wet and windy UK
As the UK continues to struggle with the recent severe storms and flooding take a look back at some of the most dramatic video from the past seven days: Video filmed by Jon Carroll showed rough seas crashing over the harbour wall in Porthleven, Cornwall, at the beginning of the week.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
'Phenomenal' waves expected offshore
Many coastal communities battered by the waves earlier in the week are once again being warned of strong winds and big seas The waves are predicted for 12 miles offshore, and Ms Smith said that "we very rarely see them in an inshore forecast".
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Plans revealed for 400 new houses in Helston
PLANS are being drawn up to build about 400 houses to create a new residential district to the east of Helston, it has been revealed.