Bodmin, England Newswire (Page 3)

Bodmin, England Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bodmin, England. (Page 3)

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  1. Drainspotting: Man takes 15,000 photos in fight with council over 'scandalous' blockagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | ITV

    Armed with his A 1.99 garden gnome, Bryan Gibson has been dubbed Britain's first drainspotter after taking 15,000 pictures of blocked ones in a four-year crusade against a council. The 67-year-old spends his days driving around Cornwall, taking pictures of blocked drains and sending them to the council in a bid to get them cleared, Retired Mr Gibson took up his crusade against what he says is a lack of maintenance after his car was damaged by floodwater in December 2012.

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  2. Meet Britain's first DRAINSPOTTER - the man who has taken 15,000 snaps of drainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    A man has been dubbed Britain's first drainspotter after taking 15,000 pictures of blocked ones in a four-year crusade against a council. Eccentric Bryan Gibson, 67, took up his one-man fight over what he says is a lack of maintenance when his car was damaged by floodwater in December 2012.

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  3. Gnome deployed in drain campaign in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Newsday

    The council said it carried out "a planned routine maintenance programme" and checked 250 "hotspots" after storms or heavy rainfall. Mr Gibson, from Bodmin, had previously taken about 15,000 pictures of drains over a period of about four years.

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  4. Helston handed home draw in last 16 of League CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    HELSTON Athletic, who seem to have played as many cup games as league fixtures in recent weeks, have been handed a home draw in the last 16 of the Walter C Parsons League Cup. They will play SWPL Premier newcomers Tiverton Town, who have a similar record to the Blues in the league so far this term.

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  5. REGIONAL: Cornwall Council expects schoolgirl, 9, to walk... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | This Is North Devon

    "The route is deemed suitable, so she is expected to walk 5.4 miles to and from school as a round trip. " "The route is deemed suitable, so she is expected to walk 5.4 miles to and from school as a round trip.

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  6. Take a look at iBounce the exciting new trampoline park in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    The team behind iBounce - the big new trampoline park which opens near Bodmin on November 30 - have revealed more details and images of how the facility will look. iBounce Trampoline Park, which already has a successful outlet in Newton Abbot, will be based in the former Callywith Centre for gymnastics just off the A30 and promises to be the biggest indoor play area for families in Cornwall.

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  7. Man to appear in crown court over death of Gosport motherRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | Portsmouth Today

    A MAN will appear at crown court next month after being charged with causing death by dangerous driving over a Boxing Day crash which claimed the life of a Gosport mother. Sabrina Bellman, 26, died in the incident on the B3266 near Washaway, between Bodmin and Wadebridge, in north Cornwall last year, when she was on holiday coming back from a pantomime trip to watch Sleeping Beauty.

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  8. Man in court over death of Gosport motherRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | Portsmouth Today

    A MAN will appear in court today charged with causing death by dangerous driving over a Boxing Day crash which claimed the life of a Gosport mother. Sabrina Bellman, 26, died in the incident on the B3266 near Washaway, between Bodmin and Wadebridge, in north Cornwall last year, when she was on holiday coming back from a pantomime trip to watch Sleeping Beauty.

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  9. Fireworks to light up the skies over Truro at community eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Rockets, Catherine wheels and other pyrotechnic delights will light up the skies over Truro at the Tremorvah bonfire and fireworks display to be held on Friday, November 4, at Tremorvah Playing Fields in Bodmin Road, opposite Archbishop Benson School. The event, now into its ninth year, is organised by Truro City Council in association with Tremorvah Playing Fields Group.

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  10. a Bonfire Night 2016: Organised firework displays in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Bonfire Night his year takes place on a Saturday and there are a variety of organised events taking place on that night and in the run up to November 5. So here is a round up some of the events happening in Cornwall where you can enjoy Guy Fawkes fun. The sky will light up again in Pool, near Redruth, this November as Heartlands hosts its fifth bonfire and firework night, but this year they have created a crowdfunding campaign to help keep their bonfire night free for the community as they see costs mount with increased visitors.

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  11. Another bigger trampoline park iBounce announces it is opening in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A huge new trampoline park is to open near Bodmin next month, aiming to be one of the biggest indoor play areas for families in the region. iBounce Trampoline Park, which already has a successful outlet in Newton Abbot, will be based in the former Callywith Centre for gymnastics just off the A30.

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  12. Mattie Buchan, who scored for Cornwall under-18s on his return from suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Falmouth Town drew their first SWPL Premier match of the season when they were held 1-1 at home to Camelford last night. Having won seven and lost five of their first 12 matches, they finally produced a stalemate against the north Cornwall side, who had won just two of their 11 matches before last night.

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  13. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A bold young entrepreneur whose social supermarket chain has swept across Cornwall is planning to roll her stores out across the country. Founder Charlotte Danks is planning to go national with her social enterprise, Affordable Foods, after a bumper first year in business saw her open stores in St Austell, Truro, Bude and Bodmin.

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  14. Share your views on air quality in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Council is asking local people, businesses and organisations for their views on the Clean Air for Cornwall Strategy and specific plans for Air Quality Management Areas in Truro, St Austell and Camelford . Geoff Brown, the council's portfolio holder for communities, said: "The air quality in Cornwall is generally very clean.

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  15. Cornwall businessman Graham Roach who was founder of Roach... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    The Bodmin-based business, founded in 1960, became part of Flagship Foods in 1999 in a deal which was reported to have netted Graham a A 70 million fortune and a ranking of 923rd in a list of Britain's 1,000 wealthiest businessmen. At one time Graham was thought to have been responsible for putting 10 million pigs a year onto our dining tables, selling pre-packed bacon and cooked meat products to supermarkets across Europe.

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  16. North CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | FarmingUK

    Concrete yard & holding area, small galvanised shed, mains water trough, stream boundary, road access, peaceful rural area, no public rights of way. 3.66 Acres .

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  17. Boy, 11, becomes Britain's youngest male rapist after admitting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Disney vacation horror: Missouri mother and father are killed in Orlando car crash that left their two young daughters injured in hospital and unaware that their parents are dead Father of two is shot dead while walking home from a wine-tasting event in Chicago and the suspect is arrested after the victim's sister chases him down 'I haven't told my husband our daughter isn't his': Spouses reveal the most outrageous lies they have told their partners Debate night in America: Trump and Clinton will square off in high-stakes showdown that could decide the future of the U.S. New mother, 13, and her baby son are found safe in West Virginia at a remote campsite a week after they were 'abducted by her stepfather' Boater, 22, is found safe one week after his vessel disappeared off the coast of New England - but his mother is still missing BREAKING NEWS: Police kill gunman who 'shot SIX people ... (more)

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  18. More A30 traffic woe as motorists get stuck in long tailbacks at BodminRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Highways England is reporting delays of around 20 minutes for eastbound traffic between the A38 Bodmin south junction, and the A395. The congestion looks to be caused by ongoing roadworks in the centre of Bodmin as Cornwall Council sets about creating a cycle friend shared space environment.

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  19. Pensioner allegedly 'hit over head with handgun during... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Western morning News

    A pensioner fought off a man who allegedly hit him over the head with a handgun as he left a bank with hundreds of pounds in cash. The 68-year-old man had just withdrawn A 500 from Lloyds Bank in Bodmin, Cornwall, when he was approached from behind and allegedly assaulted with a weapon.

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  20. loooeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Western morning News

    A 'grown-up' music festival where camping isn't a prerequisite, where you can visit for the day or the weekend, stay in comfort and eat like a king. Now in its sixth year the Cornish shin dig will welcome thousands of revelers in addition to Roxy Music legend Bryan Ferry plus many more amazing acts - if you are one of the gig goers, take a look at our ultimate guide to the action-packed event.

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