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  1. Cornwall MP calls for tougher rules on private landlords to ensure higher standards for rentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Falmouth Packet

    Sarah Newton, the Conservative MP for Truro and Falmouth, has welcomed new government plans to tighten rules on private landlords to ensure higher standards for people living in Houses in Multiple Occupation . Mrs Newton, a longstanding campaigner for improvements to the private rented sector, is now pressing the government to go further before the proposals become law later this year.

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  2. Special parade of sail to celebrate Robin Knox-Johnston's victory in Golden Globe race 50 years agoRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Falmouth Packet

    Robin Knox-Johnston, the first man to sail solo non-stop around the World, aboard his 32ft 5in yacht SUHAILI. Pictured here returning to Falmouth, England on 14 June 1968, to completethe 30,123 mile voyage in 313 days - an average of 4.02knots.PHOTO CREDI In what is sure to be an historic sight, a special 'Suhaili Falmouth 50 Parade of Sail' will take place on Thursday June 14, 2018.

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  3. Cornwall house overlooking harbour on sale for A 3millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | Daily Mail

    Five-bedroom coastal house that boasts its own private slipway goes on the market for the first time in more than four decades for A 3million Described as 'one of the best on the south coast of England' the property is on the market for A 3million A property described as 'one of the best on the south coast' has been put on the market for A 3million. It is only the second time the house has gone on the market in 44 years with the opportunity to purchase it described as 'once in a generation'.

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  4. Extra cash for maths and science teachers from the government welcomed by Cornwall CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Council has welcomed the Government 's budget announcement last week to provide additional funding to help address the national shortage of skilled mathematics teachers. The council's cabinet member for children, Sally Hawken, said schools in Cornwall were facing the same challenges in recruiting mathematics teachers as those in other parts of the country.

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  5. Local policing on the agenda for Falmouth and Penryn area network meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Residents of the Falmouth, Penryn and surrounding villages are invited to attend next week's meeting of the local community network panel when items on the agenda include local policing, strengthening community networks and forestry. The meeting takes place between 7pm and 9pm next Tuesday, November 28, at Falmouth's council chamber on the first floor of the Municipal Buildings on The Moor.

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  6. Head Chef John Pool, Steve Bellman, Managers Catherine and Lester Croft, John Milan.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Businesses from the Falmouth and Helston areas are among many from across the county who have been celebrating their success in this year's Cornwall Tourism Awards. Now in their 16th year, the awards saw 180 entries entering 26 different categories.

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  7. Sell-out success for Mawnan WI's charity fashion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    All the tickets for Mawnan WI's annual charity fashion show were sold before the event, such was the demand. Many of the audience had been to previous shows and were almost knocking on the door of Mawnan Post Office to secure their seats when the tickets went on sale.

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  8. Pendennis Brass with its new musical director, Kevin AckfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Pendennis Brass have appointed Kevin Ackford as their new musical director and are now hoping to recruit some new players. Kevin was born in Launceston in 1962 and started his playing career at the age of six.

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  9. "Forever home" planned for Middlepoint receives council supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A local family who want to build their "forever home" on land at Middlepoint in Falmouth, have won the support of town councillors. Steven and Fiona Pound are behind the plans which propose the demolition of the two existing homes on the site off Castle Drive and replacing them two new homes and a detached garage.

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  10. Person in water causes two hour multi agency search of Carrick RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The coastguard, lifeboats, and a coastguard helicopter spent two hours combing the Carrick Roads for a missing person on Thursday night following reports of somebody spotted in the water off Greenbank Quay. A spokesperson for the coastguard said a "keen eyed hotel guest" had called police at around 7.30pm to say he thought he had seen a person in trouble and gave a very good description of the area to work from.

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  11. Holiday Ghosts - "Can't Bear To Be Boring"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Stereogum

    Sam Stacpoole first gained recognition as singer and guitarist for Falmouth, UK rock band the Black Tambourines - not to be confused with Maryland twee heroes Black Tambourine - but in 2012 Stacpoole started a solo act called Holiday Ghosts. That project has since evolved into a full-fledged band orbiting the musical and romantic partnership of Stacpoole and drummer Katja Rackin.

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  12. Neighbourhood planning and public transport on the agenda for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Public transport and an update on the neighbourhood plan are two items on the agenda for next Tuesday's meeting of the Falmouth and Penryn Community Network Panel. The meeting will be held at Mawnan Smith Bowls Club in Carwinion Road between 7pm and 9pm.

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  13. Church commissioners given list of requirements for 300 homes planRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Planning officers have said proposals for 300 homes on land near to Ponsharden would require careful consideration of how the site "relates to and links to adjacent areas" before any work could go ahead. The green field land which runs from the old Vospers site to the Hill Head roundabout is owned by the Church Commissioners, the body which managed the property of the Church of England, and any new development would straddle the Truro to Falmouth railway line.

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  14. Book A 5* Cottage With The ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | PR Log

    FALMOUTH, England - Aug. 16, 2017 - PRLog -- The Valley resort, located in Carnon Downs has received a 5 star self-catering award from VisitEngland tourist board for 12 years running and this year was also awarded the prestigious Gold Award. This is a fantastic achievement for The Valley team, and when you book a cottage with The Valley you can see why it achieved this recognition.

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  15. Here is what is being built and planned in Falmouth and PenrynRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    With so many large-scale planning applications being submitted for Falmouth and Penryn over the last few years it can be difficult to keep track of exactly what is and isn't being built. And with further developments planned, and with many developers coming back time and time again and going to appeal over their plans, Cornwall Live has highlighted how the town might be transformed if these plans come to fruition.

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  16. There'll be fireworks over the harbour on Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Falmouth Week has reached its mid point, but there are still two of its biggest attractions to go - the Red Arrows display tomorrow and the fireworks extravaganza on Friday night. Roads around the seafront will be closed to traffic from 3pm until 7.30pm tomorrow and the town centre streets will also be closed all day to accommodate the various activities, which include the RNLI fun day on Custom House Quay and the Action Sports Tour in Church Street car park.

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  17. Plans unveiled for 300 home Falmouth North siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The architects working on plans to build nearly 300 homes on church commissioners' land between Falmouth and Penryn have said they could add more small units if wanted, but it would impact parking. JTP architects, which is working with the Church Commissioners of England on plans for a new estate running alongside the A39 from near Ponsharden to the Hill Head roundabout, held a public consultation exercise at the Falmouth Rugby Club on Wednesday afternoon where they revealed the outline plans for the space.

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  18. Public have chance to view plans for 300 homes in FalmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    The public will have their first opportunity to view plans for up to 300 homes being proposed by the Church Commissioners for England prior to the submission of a planning application later this summer. A public consultation event is being held next week to give people a chance to see more details about the scheme at Ponsharden in Falmouth and talk to those behind it .

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  19. NHS reshuffle could make healthcare provision more difficult, warns Penryn SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Plans by the NHS to potentially reclassify areas such as Budock and Mabe as urban rather than rural could harm Penryn Surgery's ability to serve patients, councillors have heard. A representative of Penryn surgery also told them that any health centre at the top of Penryn would mean the closure of the current surgery building.

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  20. NHS reshuffle could make healthcare provision more difficult, warn Penryn SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Plans by the NHS to potentially reclassify areas such as Budock and Mabe as urban rather than rural could harm Penryn Surgery's ability to serve patients, councillors have heard. A representative of Penryn surgery also told them that any health centre at the top of Penryn would mean the closure of the current surgery building.

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