Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England Newswire (Page 8)

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England Newswire (Page 8)

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    Aug 1, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    A meeting of the council's Cabinet discussed the matter on Wednesday and it was unanimously agreed to increase the contribution to 7% of the value of the contract - up to a limit of A 7 million. The financial commitment is due to be added to the council's budget and will be considered again in November but for now, can be regarded as a firm commitment by the council.

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  2. Goodwood Festival and 5 more things to do on the perfect speed demon's holidayRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | Metro

    If you have ever fostered even the slightest interest in cars, then it is hard not to be blown away by the sheer scale of motoring masterpieces on display at Goodwood Festival of Speed. Think Wembley for football fans, Hollywood for film buffs or the Cavern for Beatles maniacs - Goodwood offers the same kind of spiritual home for petrolheads.

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  3. Firefighters rescue cow stuck in cesspit 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | This Is South Devon

    Fire crews from across Devon were called to reports of a cow stuck in a cesspit behind a village hall this morning. Firefighters from Holsworthy and the specialist rescue team from Barnstaple attended the incident, which happened behind Pyworthy village hall near Holsworthy.

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  4. Historic village church reopens after A 380,000 renovationRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | West Sussex County Times

    The medieval Church of the Holy Sepulchre at Warminghurst in the South Downs is cared for by The Churches Conservation Trust, a national charity protecting historic churches at risk. Local volunteers started noticing problems with the church's roof in 2014 when increasing amounts of mortar began to fall down and rain and snow found its way through the ragged roof lining.

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  5. Blooming marvellous - Falmouth retains its two Green FlagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Gyllyngdune Gardens, Falmouth. The group features the CORMAC garden team, representative of GLL who now run the site, the Community Engagement Officer for Falmouth Town Council and the volunteers who work in the gardens.

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  6. Jutta Maria RawcliffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Observer

    Jutta Maria Rawcliffe, , age 87, of Fredonia, N.Y., died at home on Friday, July 28, 2017 with her husband Jim and daughters Jutta Anne and Charlotte present. ; her children, Susanna Callaghan, Jutta Anne, Rupert Rawcliffe, and Charlotte Yates; grandsons, Thomas and Harry Rawcliffe; granddaughters, Christa and Katie Yates; her sisters, Ursula and Maria; and brother, Herbert.

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  7. Mini Cooper cake zips around with remote-controlled engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | UPI

    A British baker put a new spin on "fast food" by creating a cake shaped like a Mini Cooper with a radio-controlled engine. The video, recorded July 22 at a Mini Cooper dealership in Penzance, England, shows the car cake zipping around the building before being eaten.

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  8. First Green Flag for Victoria ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Representatives from the Cormac garden team, Redruth Bowls Club and Cllr Ian Thomas, chairman of the Friends of Victoria Park. Victoria Park in Redruth and Morrab Gardens in Penzance are two of four gardens in Cornwall to receive a Green Flag award this year.

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  9. Cornwall's teen pregnancy rates continue to fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Teenage pregnancy rates in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are continuing to fall, according to the most recent published figures from the Office for National Statistics . The figure for the first quarter of 2016 shows less than 14 conception per 1,000 girls aged 15-17, and an average of 16 conceptions per 1,000 women aged 15-17 for 2015.

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  10. Man stuck on a cliff triggers coastguard and RNLI lifeboat rescue operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    A man has been rescued by lifeboat crew and coastguards after he got stuck on a cliff near a popular seaside resort. On Saturday Bude coastguard team was called to Higher Longbeak, near Bude, after reports of a person stuck on a cliff.

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  11. Endurance runner Emma confirms her place at top of the tree in the UK for 45-49 age groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Athletic Club's top two endurance runners, Emma Stepto and Colin Snook, won their respective 2017 Cornwall 10,000 metre Ladies and Men's titles in breezy conditions at the Par track last Wednesday evening. Stepto retained her county title saying after the race: "I was very, very pleased with my run this evening, especially after a fast 5000 metre track race at Yate, near Bristol last Saturday evening.

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  12. Cornwall girl bullied for being a dwarfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Newsday

    A teenager who turned to sport after being badly bullied and physically attacked is heading to Canada in August to compete in a World Championship event. Abigail Birch, 14, from Madron, near Penzance in Cornwall, suffers from a rare form of dwarfism and will compete in the discus, javelin and shot put events at the 7th World Dwarf Games in Ontario.

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  13. England's Big Picture: 31 July - 6 AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Newsday

    Paul Godier took this image of a flower picker in a field of agapanthus in Varfell, near Penzance in Cornwall Email us at [email protected] , post it on Facebook or tweet it to @BBCEngland . You can also find us on Instagram - use #englandsbigpicture to share an image there.

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  14. 20 scenic seaside hotels in Great BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | USA Today

    Whether you're looking for family fun, a romantic bolthole or a hipster hangout, there's something here for you. 20 scenic seaside hotels in Great Britain Whether you're looking for family fun, a romantic bolthole or a hipster hangout, there's something here for you.

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  15. Lights out for darker skies: Where you can see the stars in HampshireRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2017 | Daily Echo

    IT'S one of those shocks that affects urban dwellers moving to the countryside and people going in the opposite direction. For urbanites the startling blackness of the country night sky is countered by the glorious intensity of the innumerable stars.

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  16. New freight ship makes first visit to the Isles of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group's new freight ship, the Mali Rose, made her inaugural trial sailing to the Isles of Scilly last Monday. In the near future the Mali Rose will replace the Gry Maritha, which has delivered supplies to the islands for the last 27 years.

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  17. Cornwall Hospice Care's summer raffle raises over 25,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Angela Doulton St Julia's Hospice Healthcare Assistant , Sarah Britton Lottery Administrator, Clare Hancock daughter of patient Shirley, Jenni Travers, St Julia's Hospice Reception Volunteer and Shirley Downing, patient of St Julia's Hospice. Supporters of Cornwall Hospice Care have helped raise A 25,185 by buying and selling tickets for the annual Super Summer Draw.

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  18. A runner's call to get off the treadmill and into the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Early in the morning, after finishing Vybarr Cregan-Reid's hard-to-categorize "Footnotes," I am penned in a corral with more than 5,000 other runners in New York's Central Park, as the sun heats up, music pumps and officials congratulate us through loudspeakers for supporting the charity of the day. This four-mile race, with its entry fee, timing chips, bib numbers, medals and tightly managed course, is far removed from the solitary, unencumbered, mostly barefoot running that Cregan-Reid celebrates: a plastic bottle of Gatorade to his handful of water gulped from a mountain stream.

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  19. Prefabricated park homes from A 23,568Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Your very own slice of holiday heaven: How prefabricated park houses from A 23,568 make a holiday or retirement home affordable in south west England The summer holidays are now upon us and one of the nation's favourite destinations is South West England, accompanied by the traditional build-up of heavy traffic on the M4 and M5 as people make their way there. Millions find the journey worth it, as they come back year after year, with many ending up buying holiday homes there - and others making that holiday feeling permanent by buying a home that they can retire to.

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  20. Businesses welcome rate relief schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall's business community has welcomed a decision by Cornwall Council to use a A 2.72 million business rate relief fund to help as many businesses as possible. The funding is Cornwall's share of a national business rate relief fund announced in the March Budget to support businesses facing a steep rise in their rates as a result of the 2017 revaluation by the Valuation Office Agency.

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