Callington, England Newswire

Callington, England Newswire

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  1. Wetherspoon's quashes rumours it is coming to this town after people were getting excitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Cornish Guardian

    The rumour started on social media a couple of days ago, when a tweet suggested the pub chain was considering opening a pub near Callington, it was said. People got excited when they read the news that the national pub chain had shown interest in The Swingletree, a popular pub located on Launceston Road, Kelly Bray.

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  2. Pictures reveal Cornish tunnel was once used in Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Eerie pictures reveal the secret 19th century Cornish mining tunnel used to test explosives for Operation Orpheus nuclear research during the Cold War These eerie images reveal the secret past of a nondescript Cornish mining tunnel which was once used to test explosives and research in the Cold War. The photographs were taken at Excelsior Tunnel in Callington, Cornwall, by a daring man who grew up in the area.

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  3. Police stop stolen vehicle with 'stinger' after car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Police were involved in a dramatic car chase last night, which ended when a 'stinger' strip device was used on the A388 near Carkeel roundabout in Saltash. "Stolen vehicle.

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  4. Little Harbour calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco bag fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Children's Hospice South West's Little Harbour is hoping to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of A 5,000, A 2,000 and A 1,000 all raised from the 5p bag levy, being awarded to local community projects.

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  5. Falmouth Town boss wants morale-boosting win before cup semi-finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The decision was taken by SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox to call off the game on Friday after travellers moved on to the site on Tuesday. Boss Andrew Westgarth said: "I couldn't get my head round it at first.

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  6. Best and worst reviews of Cornwall's finest kebab jointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Considering that doner meat is often referred to as sliced 'elephant leg' - it's no wonder the humble kebab is often confined to the category of foods to Not a single Cornwall kebab establishment made the shortlist for the fifth annual British Kebab Awards . So we decided to compile our own list of kebab kings in the county based on their TripAdvisor ranking.

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  7. Senior Cup semi-finalists draw blank on return to league actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    IT was a case of defence triumphing over attack at Bickland Park on Saturday, as it ended goalless in SWPL Premier between Falmouth Town and Callington Town, writes Matt Friday. Both sides spurned excellent chances to win the game, with the two sides walking away with a point apiece at Bickland for the third successive season.

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    Jan 23, 2017 | This is South Wales

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  9. 'One of Cornwall's most gifted sportsmen' Nick Barrington dies aged 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Nick Barrington, who died shortly before Christmas aged 77, was one of Cornwall's most gifted sportsmen who gave 30 years service to Falmouth Cricket Club and inspired his younger brother Jonah to become a world beater at squash, writes Robert Jobson. A respected solicitor, he rose to become provincial grand master of Cornwall's Freemasons as a member of the St Gluvias Lodge and was a driving force in raising large sums of money for charities and deserving causes.

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  10. 'One of Cornwall's most gifted sportsmen' Nick Barrington dies aged 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Nick Barrington, who died shortly before Christmas aged 77, was one of Cornwall's most gifted sportsmen who gave 30 years service to Falmouth Cricket Club and inspired his younger brother Jonah to become a world beater at squash. A respected solicitor, he rose to become provincial grand master of Cornwall's Freemasons as a member of the St Gluvias Lodge and was a driving force in raising large sums of money for charities and deserving causes.

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  11. BOOKS: Christmas in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    A book featuring one of the funniest Cornish Christmas stories ever written is being re-launched in time for the festive season. Merry Effing Christmas is one of a collection of eleven short stories - all set in Hayle and Penzance - that make up One Big Echo Of A Much Nicer Place by Hayle-born author Martin Philp.

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  12. Fire services scrambled to Royal Cornwall Hospital because of controlled bonfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Emergency services were called this morning to Royal Cornwall Hospital after a fire was believed to have started on its premises. Fire crews were mobilised to RCH at Treliske at about 9am after calls were received stating that the alarms were sounding and reporting a smell of smoke.

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  13. Police hunt armed robber who stole cash from Hatt Service... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A man in possession of a knife entered Hatt Service Station and Post Office around 9pm on Saturday and demanded money from the staff. The man, who was wearing a motorcycle helmet with a balaclava underneath, assaulted the staff member to force him to open the safe.

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  14. Christmas FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Christmas Fair The very first Christmas Fair at Crocadon took place in 2002 and this year, 2016 will be our last. The many years of Christmas tree sales and Christmas markets have been the Season's inspiration for the organising team at Crocadon.

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  15. Who has nicked 19 pay and display machines in Devon and Cornwall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Devon and Cornwall Police have confirmed 19 pay and display machines have been stolen from car parks across the two counties in the past three months, following the discovery of two parking meters dumped in a south east Cornwall river earlier this week. Earlier this month, Cornwall Live reported that ten parking meters had been stolen in the past three months but the police have now confirmed nearly double that number of ticket machines have been taken since the middle of August.

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  16. North HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | FarmingUK

    Attractive Amenity Grounds 1 Pasture Enclosure Larger Parkland Area Gently South Facing Mature Planting Secluded Setting Fine Vistas over Bodmin Moor 7.72 acres A delightful run of amenity land in a secluded location on the edge of this popular village with fine views towards Bodmin Moor. One pasture enclosure and a larger parkland area with thoughtful mature planting with fine vistas over neighbouring Trebartha Estate and Bodmin Moor.

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  17. Exmouth Town all set for visit of flying 'Ashes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Exmouth Journal

    Exmouth Town welcome high flying Saltash United to Southern Road this Saturday looking to avenge a 1-0 defeat earlier in the season, writes John Dibsdall. The Cornwall side have suffered just one defeat from fourteen games with twelve victories.

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  18. a Did you see car flip over in crash on the A388 near Callington?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash which resulted in one car flipping onto another vehicle, and a man being airlifted to hospital with head injuries. Emergency services were called to the A388 between Launceston and Callington shortly between 4pm and 5pm on Saturday after two cars were involved in a collision.

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  19. Car seat saves child from serious injury 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    A child was saved from serious injury in a two-car crash by a well-fitted car seat, firefighters have said. The emergency services were called to the crash scene on the A388 near Callington, South East Cornwall, just after 5pm on Saturday.

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  20. Library facing closure after failed devolution attemptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A village library is to close and be replaced by a mobile service - the first victim of A 1.8 million cuts imposed on the library service by Cornwall Council. The facility at Upton Cross near Callington, one of the smallest in Cornwall and based in the village school is open for only a few hours per week.

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