Camborne, England Newswire

Camborne, England Newswire

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  1. Santa Claus is coming to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Falmouth Packet

    With little time left before the big day, a visit to Santa's Grotto in Dylan's Bear Necessities in Trelowarren Street, Camborne is a 'must' for local families. Santa will be there from 11am to 3pm this weekend and then again, for the final time, on Saturday 22 December, before having to dash off and sort out Christmas.

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  2. Court File: Man assaulted police support officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Falmouth Packet

    Michael Joseph Ralph Martin, of Langorran Road, Camborne, originally denied the charge but later pleaded guilty to the offence, which took place in Camborne on September 18. Martin has to carry out 80 hours of unpaid work for the next 12 months. He was ordered to pay 85 victim surcharge and 65 costs.

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  3. Our weekly chat with Cockles' head coach Steve PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Exmouth Journal

    First up this week we asked the Cockles head coach for his thoughts on what sounded like a thrilling contest at Camborne - but one in which, yet again, his side were beaten, suffering a fifth straight defeat in the process. He replied: "Not for the first time this season we have lost a match that we might have just as easily have won.

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  4. Students set up festive foodbank collection point in schoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Falmouth Packet

    Teacher Kirstie Conway-Baker and her Year 9 tutor group contacted Camborne-Pool-Redruth Foodbank to set up a box in the school's reception to collect items. People are being urged to donate items at the school until the end of term when it will be taken to the headquarters ready to be handed out to those in need.

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  5. Court List: Teenager faces crown court trial after denying molesting a femaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Falmouth Packet

    A FALMOUTH man who failed to give information relating to the identification of a driver of an alleged offence has been fined by magistrates. Jeremy Johnson, aged 54, of Church Street, committed the offence on July 23. He was fined 660 and ordered to pay 85 costs and 66 victim surcharge.

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  6. Festive joy in a shoebox for Cornwall's homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Falmouth Packet

    The Coastline Homeless Service in Camborne is asking for people to consider taking part in the Homeless Shoebox Appeal, to bring a bit of happiness to those without a home of their own in Cornwall this Christmas. Staff at the charity have signed up to be a collection point for the South West Homeless Shoebox Appeal and give homeless people a practical, festive gift.

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  7. Cornwall and Brexit - MPs split as vote nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Falmouth Packet

    WHEN Members of Parliament gather in the House of Commons this week to vote on the Brexit withdrawl agreement it will be one of the most important days in recent history. More than 128 weeks after the UK voted to leave the European Union MPs will vote on Tuesday on whether they agree with the deal which Prime Minister has delivered.

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  8. Travelodge wants to open a budget hotel on the Isles of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Cornish Guardian

    Budget chain Travelodge wants to build a hotel in the Isles of Scilly. The paradise islands 28 miles off the coast of Cornwall have been listed as one of its potential target sites by the company.

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  9. Court File: Fisherman and his employer fined more than 60,000 for string of offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Michael Lee Twitchett, aged 46, of Town Farm, Redruth, admitted committing the offence at McDonalds restaurant, in Truro, on November 19. He was banned from driving for 20 months, fined 184 and ordered to pay 85 costs and 30 victim surcharge. A REDRUTH woman who drove while over the legal alcohol limit has been banned from the roads for 18 months.

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  10. New Travelodge opens in Cornwall with eight more likely to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Falmouth Packet

    Travelodge announced ambitions to build a hotel in Falmouth after the opening of Camborne Redruth Travelodge on Trevenson Gateway today, along with seven others. The budget hotel chain plans to double its Cornwall portfolio, potentially building branches in: Falmouth, Bude, Isles of Scilly, Looe/Fowey, Newquay, Penzance, St Ives and Truro.

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  11. Out-of-town shopping: Proposed buildings are "monstrosities" says Camborne restaurateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Falmouth Packet

    Dozens of local residents and business owners have attended a planning meeting at Camborne Rugby Club to express their views on the Roseworthy Hill out-of-town shopping centre proposal. Mel Martin, BID Camborne manager, was one of the first to speak, citing a number of reasons for turning down the application.

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  12. Recycling league table - see where your area ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Council has issued full details of how well every area of Cornwall is performing in terms of the percentage of waste which is put out for recycling on the kerbside. However it is considering flipping this when it awards a new contract for waste collection with recycling collected weekly and fortnightly black bag collection.

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  13. Camborne and Redruth kick off the festive season with light switch-onsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Falmouth Packet

    CAMBORNE and Redruth held their Christmas light switch-ons at the weekend as the countdown to the festive season began. In Redruth the first of several Christmas markets was held during the day ahead of a procession of schoolchildren with their lanterns began the switch-on event before Freddy Zapp from BBC Radio Cornwall did the all-important countdown to the lights being turned on.

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  14. Cornwall's problem with loneliness - and what you can do to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Falmouth Packet

    More than two fifths of adults in Cornwall and Devon who feel lonely also fear something will happen to them and no one will notice. At the same time, more than a quarter of adults often feel alone and like they have no one to turn to, according to new research released by the British Red Cross today.

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  15. 'Britain's worst Christmas tree' replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | BBC News

    A town has unveiled an "amazing" new Christmas tree after last year's fake one was dubbed "the worst in Britain". The ridiculed tree in Camborne, west Cornwall, did not even make it to the big day as it had to be removed when its star was stolen and wires exposed.

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  16. Court List: Pensioner who neglected farm animals receives life banRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Falmouth Packet

    FARM animals which were subjected to poor living conditions have resulted in a community order for a 75 year-old man. Vivian John Exelby, of Little Borthog, Carnhell Green, near Camborne, admitted 12 charges of failing to take steps to ensure the needs of the animals were met.

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  17. Work begins on new 7.4m project to provide work space in West CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Falmouth Packet

    Russell Dodge, managing director of Business Location Services Ltd with Mark Duddridge, chair of the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Board and Sam Lockyer, area manager of Classic Builders, with members of his team. Work has begun on an exciting and ambitious 7.46m project to provide much needed new workspace for small and medium sized businesses in West Cornwall.

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  18. Singer who lost his voice for six months wins no fewer than nine trophies at music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Falmouth Packet

    A SINGER who was forced to change from a tenor to a baritone after losing his voice for six months, has won no fewer than nine trophies. Paul Nesbitt produced the incredible feat at the recent Camborne Music Festival, despite having once feared that he may never sing again.

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  19. Flames seen coming out of former Camborne Royal British Legion buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | Falmouth Packet

    Smoke was billowing into nearby businesses as a result of the fire in Gurneys Lane, which broke out around an hour ago. Gail Gessey, landlady of the White Hart in Commercial Road, which is immediately in front of the former legion, said she could see flames and smoke coming from the windows of the building.

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  20. Police call for volunteers to work alongside officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    IT sounds very similar to the plotline of Police Academy 4 in which it is decided that members of the public should work alongside police officers in a scheme called Citizens On Patrol. But Citizens in Policing is a genuine scheme which is being used by Devon and Cornwall Police to get people to volunteer to help the force out.

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