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  1. Hurricane Joachin forces Sarah Outen to abort Atlantic rowRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Rutland adventurer Sarah Outen was forced to abandon her attempt to row the Atlantic solo on Saturday after warnings of being hit by potentially life threatening weather conditions caused by Hurricane Joachin.


  2. More than a million dollars in sailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Stuff.co.nz

    The 65m yacht had been launched in 1984 as Jessica , a spirit of tradition yacht belonging to Argentinian Carlos Perdomo. Then, she was a trim 324 tonnes but modifications, the need to meet new regulations and several years in the ownership of Australian America's Cup magnate/beer baron Alan Bond while named XXXX had seen her stack on 46 tonnes since launching.


  3. Coffee mornings a break from the daily grind Coffee and cake was the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Falmouth Packet

    Coffee and cake was the order of the day around Falmouth, Penryn and the surrounding area on Friday as community groups came together to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Groups from Mylor to Mawnan and Perranarworthal to Penryn organised events as part of Macmillan's Big Coffee morning, an annual, national fundraising initiative which raised more than A 25million last year alone.


  4. Falmouth & Penryn Grassroots Sport September 24 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Cornish Guardian

    FALMOUTH travel to Bude on Saturday still boasting a 100 per cent Tribute Cornwall & Devon League record after an remarkable third straight win in an incredible finish on Saturday, writes James Instance. The match saw the lead change hands five times in the final 10 minutes before Falmouth skipper Justyn Irons kicked the winning penalty in the seventh minute of added time, to take his personal tally to 20 points and take Falmouth to second place in the table.


  5. New veterinary hospital planned for Bickland Water Road in Falmouth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | Falmouth Packet

    PLANS to build a new veterinary hospital on land off Bickland Water Road in Falmouth would enable the area's largest practice to expand further and would secure 24 hour emergency care for pets and create new jobs . The scheme put forward by the Rosemullion Veterinary Practice, however, is being opposed by both Falmouth Town Council and Budock Parish Council who claim the proposed two storey development is too large.


  6. Macmillan events held ahead of Friday's World Biggest Coffee MorningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 | Falmouth Packet

    Although Friday is the official day for Macmillan Cancer Support's annual fundraiser, the World's Biggest Coffee Morning, a couple of events have already taken place with many more planned for the end of the week. Customers of the Falmouth Pitch & Putt Cafe at Goldenbank supported its annual event and raised over 1,000 on Friday.


  7. Golden Globe Race 2018Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 9 | Cruising World

    Sir Robin Knox-Johnston's Suhaili was one of the smallest boats to enter the Sunday Times Golden Globe Race in 1968. Suhaili was retired in 1997, and since 2002 it has been under restoration in the U.K. by Knox-Johnston.


  8. CRICKET: Cornish Cricket League Bank Holiday action round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Wadebridge made 169 at Kernick Road with opener Matt Jolliffe getting a brisk 42 as Jon Udy took four for 32 and Phil Bostock three for 21. St Gluvias were all out for 102 with opener Ryan Dallimore making 25 with Ross McLachlan completing a great game taking six for 44. On Monday only two batsmen got double figures at title chasing Callington with Dallimore and Richard Kellow getting 18 apiece. Praze will probably finish in fourth spot in Division Two and reflect on 'what might have been' after falling away towards the end of the year.


  9. Menehay Farm plans could make Budock part of Falmouth 'sprawl' Plans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Plans for a new 235 home development could see Budock lose its identity as part of a Falmouth centred urban sprawl according to one Cornwall Councillor. Developer Westcountry Land is seeking pre-application advice for a project to cover more than 18 acres of farmland at Menehay Farm on Bickland Water Road, which is currently owned by Falmouth Rugby Club.


  10. WWII ship passing through on way to PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | Morning Journal

    ... the invasion at Salerno, Italy carrying the 40th Royal Tank Regiment. On June 5, 1944, LST-325 sailed from Falmouth, England as part of Force B, the back-up force for the troops going ashore at Omaha Beach on June 6. It made more than 40 trips from ...


  11. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Cornish Guardian

    A PROPOSED development which could score a windfall for Falmouth Rugby Club has sparked fears of a huge house-building programme. Westcountry Land has announced a project to build 235 homes on the Menehay Farm site off Bickland Water Road on the outskirts of Falmouth.


  12. Volta is Falmouth test site's latest electrifying projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    The wave energy device, called Volta and designed by UK-based company Polygen, is the first wave energy converter to be built almost entirely from high-density polyethylene , a common yet affordable engineering material. It will be tested at FaBTest in Falmouth Bay over the coming year, and is only the second device to be deployed at the site, which is the only wave energy-testing site of its kind in England.


  13. CRICKET: Rain stops plays across CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    IT was a disappointingly soggy weekend for Falmouth with both their scheduled Premier League games being called off, writes Michael Weeks. Saturday morning's heavy rain meant the trip to Truro was never a serious possibility, as was nothing played west of a line from Wadebridge to Liskeard.


  14. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Western morning News

    The wave energy device is the first wave energy converter to be built almost entirely from high-density polyethylene - a common yet affordable engineering material. Called Volta, the device was designed by UK-based Polygen Ltd and will continue tests at the wave energy test site, FaBTest, in Falmouth Bay over the coming year.


  15. Public supports A30 dual planRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Cornish Guardian

    AN OVERWHELMING majority of people support plans to dual a stretch of the A30 between Carland Cross and Chiverton Cross, highways chiefs have said. Highways England and Cornwall Council this week published the results of feedback from the public on proposals to improve the notorious bottleneck.


  16. Agile on the Beach, Falmouth, UK, September 3-4 2015Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2015 | Vanderburg.org

    Original Post: Agile on the Beach, Falmouth, UK, September 3-4 2015 Feed Title: Scrum Expert Feed URL: http://feeds.feedburner.com/ScrumExpert Feed Description: Resources, News and Tools for the ScrumMasters, Product Owners and Agile Developers The Agile on the Beach conference is a two-day conference focused on Agile project management and software development that will take place in Falmouth, on the beaches of Cornwall.


  17. SAILING: Falmouth Week racing has plenty of action HUNDREDS of boats...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    HUNDREDS of boats took to the seas and battled it out as the annual Falmouth Week racing series came round once more. Over the course of seven days, sailing clubs from around the area welcomed crews to their venues and hosted races during the ever popular event.


  18. Historic flight over Falmouth Aircraft from the Royal Navy's Historic ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    World's only surviving Fairey Swordfish Mk.1, W5856, flown by Lt Cdr Chris Gotke AFC RN over Pendennis Castle Aircraft from the Royal Navy's Historic Flight along with other veteran maritime war-birds who attended RNAS Culdrose recent Air Day, took an opportunity during their visit to have a photo call over Falmouth Bay. With a dramatic back-drop of Henry VIII's Pendennis Castle and flying across Carrick Roads the elderly aircraft made a spectacular sight reminiscent of the years past.


  19. Engine fire on yacht in Falmouth BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Falmouth's all weather lifeboat was launched to help a yacht with an engine fire two miles off Pendennis Point on Tuesday morning . Falmouth RNLI's volunteer crew launched the boat just before 11am after the coastguard received a mayday distress call from the 8 metre charter Yacht Lochiall, which had with two people on board.


  20. Rower who left Chatham halfway across AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... that she had reached the halfway point across the Atlantic. She was about 1,432 nautical miles away from Falmouth, England, on Friday afternoon, according to the tracker on her website. Although getting a new rudder delivered to her was unlikely, ...