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  1. The Cyder Cup raised more than 2,000 for charityRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Falmouth Packet

    A charity golf event on Friday September 28 raised more than 2,000 for Helford River Children's Sailing Trust , a charity dedicated to helping young people learn to sail. The Budock Vean Hotel near Mawnan Smith played host to the event, which saw 11 teams of four tee off for the Cyder Cup with bottles of cider and a new trophy up for grabs for the winners.

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  2. Trelawny League: Mawnan win Junior Cup clash with ConstantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Falmouth Packet

    THE outstanding games in the Bond Timber Cornwall Junior Cup were completed on Saturday with Mawnan winning their local derby with Constantine 9-0. They scored through Dominic Pullen , Jago Taylor , Greg Hobbs and Peter Blight, but Perranwell Reserves were beaten 5-3 away to Newlyn Non-Athletico.

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  3. 25 years ago from the Falmouth Packet: Pescado sails into new stormRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 23 | Falmouth Packet

    THE stricken fishing boat Pescado was at long last raised from the seabed this week...but no sooner had she broken the surface than a new controversy erupted. Lawyers acting for the families of the six crew lost when she sank off Dodman Point nearly three years ago were demanding to know why a security ring was thrown round the vessel, excluding themselves and the boat's owner.

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  4. Huge Truro development moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Council 's Cabinet today agreed to provide 3.1m so that a business case and outline planning can be drawn up for the site in Pydar Street. The council owns the entire site which includes the former Carrick District Council offices and viaduct car park and says that the redevelopment could cost between 100m and 170m to complete.

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  5. 25 years ago from the Falmouth Packet: Hurricane leaves trail of havoc in its watery wakeRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 16 | Falmouth Packet

    THE tail end of Hurricane Floyd hit Falmouth on Sunday, tore through the Carrick Roads and left well over a million pounds worth of damage to boats and property. Luxury yachts sank and others were battered onto rocks as they dragged their moorings in the 70mph winds and torrential rain.

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  6. Inquest: Suicide verdict recorded for Penryn footballerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Martin Day, aged 36, was found at home on March 8. Coroner Barrie Van den Berg returned a verdict of suicide at the hearing in Truro last Wednesday. The father of two, who worked for Rowe's bakery, played for several football clubs including Falmouth Town , Penryn Athletic , Porthleven, Perranwell and Mawnan.

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  7. "Nightmare" stretch of road in Flushing needs a passing area, says network panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    A number of road projects and improvements look set to be made in the Falmouth and Penryn area as part of a Cornwall-wide scheme. The Falmouth and Penryn Community Network Panel met on Tuesday to discuss the proposed projects and decide which ones should go forward.

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  8. Police swoop on Falmouth business and arrest two on 'immigration offences'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    The police Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Proactive Disruption Team, which deals with safeguarding potential victims of Modern Day Slavery as part of its role, carried out a walk-on visit at a premises that employs foreign workers.

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  9. 25 years ago from the Falmouth Packet: Police plea: 'Help us beat the beggars'Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Beggars are proving a major menace in The Moor and Prince of Wales Pier areas of Falmouth. Officers are concerned that both locals and tourists are being approached by a group of individuals who are asking for cash, often to buy drink.

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  10. Respects paid to late Penryn RFC legend John "Cheyenne" BlackburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    MYLOR Church was packed to the rafters on Friday for the funeral of one of Penryn Rugby Club's finest players during their heyday. The funeral of John "Cheyenne" Blackburn, aged 79, who also played for Cornwall, was attended by former players of a host of Cornish clubs, along with representatives from the Old Dunstonians who have a long history of friendship with Penryn, the funeral was a fitting memorial for a man who earned almost mystical status as part of the remarkable Penryn team 50 years ago.

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  11. 25 years ago from the Falmouth Packet: Cornish families nearly hit at tattoo air crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    TWO Cornish families had a narrow escape when the two Russian Mig 29 fighters collided in mid-air during an International Air Tattoo near Fairford, Gloucestershire, at the weekend. Jack Prowse and Keith Avis were spending a few days with their families at a caravan rally adjacent to the air field where the displays were taking place.

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  12. Properties for sale with boathousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | MoneyWeek

    This week: properties for sale with boathouses - from a 15th-century tower in Caithness, to a house on Cornwall's Restronguet Point with a private slipway leading onto the Fal estuary. Ackergill Tower, Wick, Caithness.

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  13. A number of Cornish police officers have been recognised for their skill, bravery and hard workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Detective Sergeant Allen Jordan, who is based at Falmouth and Helston, received the Bolitho Staff Trophy for Officer of the Year. The award is for demonstrating all round qualities with proven outcome for their work and who leads by example to colleagues.

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  14. 'No one to complain to, no one to cry to, no one to laugh with....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | National Post

    British skipper Susie Goodall looks over from the helm of her boat "DHL Starlight" as she leaves Les Sables d'Olonne Harbour on July 1, 2018, at the start of the solo around-the-world "Golden Globe Race" ocean race in which sailors compete without high technology aides such as GPS or computers. 'No one to complain to, no one to cry to, no one to laugh with.

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  15. Proposed A30 improvements will take around three years to completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    If proposals go ahead, the A30 between Chiverton and Carland Cross will be extended to a dual carriageway. Photo by google An eight-mile stretch of the A30 between Chiverton and Carland Cross will be improved if proposals go ahead, with roadworks expected between 2019/20 and 2022/3.

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  16. Fishing net lights reduce bird, turtle deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Truro Daily News

    ... of sea turtles in fishing nets, said lead author Jeff Mangel of the Centre for Ecology and Conservation in Falmouth, England, which is part of the University of Exeter. "When we attached the LED lights to the nets, the catch of sea turtles declined ...

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  17. Woods Hole Film Festival Announces 2018 LineupRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2018 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... copy editor at the Cleveland Plain Dealer, who secretly sets sail in 1965 from Falmouth on Cape Cod to Falmouth, England, on open ocean in only his 13A1 2-foot sloop. Several documentaries also have Massachusetts connections. "Black Memorabilia," by ...

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  18. University apologizes for sending quote from Nazi general to studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | KCEN

    ... Adolf Hitler's army in North Africa. A spokesman from Exeter University, which has campuses in Devon and Falmouth, England, apologized and said including the quote was a mistake. "This was a genuine error and in no way intentional, however we ...

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  19. Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at Normandy Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | WSB-TV

    ... same unwieldy flat-bottom boat, Landing Ship Tank Number 523 (LST-523), making the Channel crossing from Falmouth, England, to Utah Beach 13 days after the June 6 D-Day landings. The LST-523 mission was to deliver supplies at the Normandy beachhead ...

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  20. Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at NormandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... same unwieldy flat-bottom boat, Landing Ship Tank Number 523 (LST-523), making the Channel crossing from Falmouth, England, to Utah Beach 13 days after the June 6 D-Day landings. The LST-523 mission was to deliver supplies at the Normandy beachhead ...

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