Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England Newswire (Page 9)

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Great Western Railway have announced a plan for Cornish high speed trains to be modernisedRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Great Western Railway has announced a scheme to modernise high speed trains and provide additional seats and services in Cornwall. The work will see the trains modernised and made more accessible with decade old slam doors being replaced with modern, automated sliding doors; and toilet retention tanks fitted as well as an improved passenger information system.

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  2. Preparing to take the plunge: Michele Harris, Michelle Bray and Chris MullinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    FIFTEEN people are planning to jump out of a plane at 10,000ft this weekend - all in memory of Falmouth teenager Sasha Watson and to raise money for Tanya's Courage Trust. The team is being led by Sasha's mum, Michelle Bray, who runs the charity's shop in Penryn, and is made up of family members, colleagues and friends.

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  3. Some of the Hayle Runners ready to set offRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    The ten-mile multi-terrain race was the fifth event of the Cornwall Grand Prix Series and enjoyed brilliant sunshine. Runners assembled at the Old Cattle Market ahead of the race start at 10.30am, with 382 competitors crossing the finish line.

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  4. This firm has pumped millions into Cornwall's economy and is now celebrating a business milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    A property consultancy firm, which has been responsible for pumping millions of pounds into the local economy, is celebrating reaching a special business milestone. Offering everything from specialist town planning, financial and business planning, project management, grant funding and professional property expertise, Business Location Services Ltd and its associate company BLS Estates have been instrumental in the development of many high profile economic development schemes across the region since its launch some 30 years ago.

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  5. Former cricketer and umpire passes away at the age of 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    John enjoyed a lifetime of involvement in Cornish Cricket having made his playing debut for Troon seconds against Falmouth Docks in 1935. A tall seam bowler, he played club cricket for Troon and Redruth.

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  6. This popular Plymouth links course is on a par with the best golf venues in the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    With the 'Beast from the East' finally crawling back into its hole, and spring promising warmer weather, there's no better time to head out for a round of golf. If you're a fair-weather golfer, chances are you haven't picked up your putter since last year.

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  7. Two Cornwall women Jill Stein and Emily Scott named alongside Nigella ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    Two women working in the hospitality trade in Cornwall have been named among the most influential women in the country. Emily Scott, chef patron of the St Tudy Inn in North Cornwall, and Jill Stein, of the famous Padstow food dynasty, have been named among the most influential women in hospitality by CODE, a leading industry publication.

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  8. 'Think before you park' plea by St Keverne firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Two cars parked either side of the road by the public toilets, at the entrance to the village square, meant there would not have been enough room for a fire engine or other emergency service vehicle to get through if needed. St Keverne Fire Station crew manager Steven Hiorns has since issued a warning on social media, describing it as "a very serious issue."

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  9. West Cornwall assault leaves victim need specialist head treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    An assault victim is receiving specialist treatment for a serious head injury after apparently being attacked during the early hours of yesterday morning. Police are now looking for witnesses to an "altercation" that took place in Penzance at around 2.30am on Sunday.

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  10. Check out these six cracking Easter events and activities in Devon and Cornwall in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    It's the first major holiday of the year and the Easter break serves as a perfect opportunity to spend quality time with the family . What better way to unwind and earn some much needed TLC by getting out and about in Cornwall ? With so many top attractions being spread right across the county, there's no need to think about jetting off anywhere else.

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  11. Josh Clayton death: 'I'll carry out my own murder investigation' says mumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | This is Bath

    The mum of a Taunton barman found dead on the Isles of Scilly has told the national press she will carry out her her own murder probe into the death of her son. Josh Clayton, who lived in Staplegrove, was last seen alive on September 12, 2015, when he went missing on the island of Tresco.

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  12. 11 of the worst places to live in Cornwall, according to the people who call them homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    While people have noted their hometowns and villages as being "unwelcoming" or filled with "hillbillys", the most common reason for people to slag-off Cornwall seems to be the "influx of chavs" While Cornwall might be best known for it's beautiful beaches, quaint fishing towns, pretty pubs and friendly people, according to these residents it's not all postcard picture perfect. In fact nowhere is safe and residents have written scathing reviews of everywhere from Padstow to Liskeard and Portreath to Bodmin.

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  13. I saw palm trees growing in southwestern England when I visited...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    I saw palm trees growing in southwestern England when I visited there. That area is not considered tropical, is it? Dear Tom, I saw palm trees growing in southwestern England when I visited there.

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  14. Toxic plant 'strong enough to kill a cow' found on Cornish beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Metro UK News

    A potentially deadly plant root that is 'strong enough to kill a cow' was found on a Cornish beach after Storm Emma. Hemlock water dropwort roots, also known as dead man's fingers, have been exposed due to cliff erosion on Porthkidney Beach in Lelant, near St Ives.

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  15. Deadly - parsnip' that can KILL humans with ONE bite found in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Daily Star

    The deadly plant, called hemlock, has been found in huge amounts on a beach on Cornwall in the aftermath of Storm Emma. Joshua Quick, a professional forager, said that erosion caused by the storm at Lelant beach, near St Ives, caused the deadly plant to tumble down.

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  16. Helston Town Band celebrate their victory. Photo: Helston Town Band/FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston Town Band are officially amongst the best in the south west after coming first in their section at today's West of England Regional Championships. The town already had no doubt in the quality of its band, which is renowned for its rendition of the Floral Dance every May 8, but now that has been given official confirmation.

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  17. Cornwall Hospice Care is challenging perceptions and busting myths for Hospice Care WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    There are many myths surrounding hospice care; once in a hospice you never come out, they're dark and dingy and full of gloom and doom... Preconceived views are hard to change but Cornwall Hospice Care is determined to prove they are far from the truth. As part of national Hospice Care Week , the charity is launching its #ChallengingPerceptions campaign which is aimed at busting these myths.

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  18. Going to St. IvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | GlobalNews

    In the pleasant living room of a beautiful country home in the quiet village of St. Ives, England, two brilliant women exchange pleasantries over cups of tea and scones. However, we soon realize that this is no ordinary meeting.

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  19. Object of the year: Cornwall's Regimental Museum - The Berlin WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    Recognised as probably the finest Military Museum in the South West of England, Cornwall's Regimental Museum is housed in "The Keep" at Bodmin, a magnificent Grade II listed Victorian building constructed in 1857. The collection and displays cover 300 years of history, telling the story of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, volunteer militia and the The Light Infantry.

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  20. RUGBY: Yapp calls on Titans to avenge away defeat to Wild GeeseRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | Somerset County Gazette

    TAUNTON Titans head coach Tony Yapp has urged his side to "show London Irish Wild Geese what we are really about" at the Commsplus Stadium tomorrow. The Titans were beaten 45-38 in the reverse fixture in November, about which Yapp said: "We didn't do ourselves justice up there and a poor start left us too much to do.

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