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  1. History of RNAS Culdrose on display at Helston museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Falmouth Packet

    RNAS Culdrose has worked with the Museum of Cornish Life in Helston to unveil an exhibition of aviation history across the air station's lifetime, including an impressive full size tail section of a Sea King HAS 1 helicopter. In recognition of the occasion, locals were invited to a presentation on RNAS Culdrose, both past and present, delivered by Commander Jason Phillips OBE Royal Navy, the current Commander of the station.

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  2. VIDEO: Woman appealed her speeding fine after watching Midsomer MurdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Falmouth Packet

    A WOMAN appealed her speeding fine after finding out about car cloning during an episode of TV drama Midsomer Murders. Ingrid Loyau-Kennett, from Bulwark Road, Helston, told a hearing at Truro Crown Court that she was in France when the offence took place in Berkshire, on October 3 last year.

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  3. Don't miss our reception class photos in next week's PacketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Falmouth Packet

    As the youngsters settle into their new schools, in next week's Packet we'll be publishing pictures of reception classes from towns and villages around our areas. The six-page feature will include classes from schools in Falmouth, Penryn, Helston, Porthleven and the many villages surrounding them.

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  4. Assistant boss insists Blues 'are still building' after Cally drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston Athletic defender Ryan Beattie comes close in his side's 0-0 draw at home to Callington Town on Saturday Helston Athletic assistant manager Steve Jewell insists that it is a matter of when his side return to form, rather than if. The Blues had to settle for a goalless draw at home to strugglers Callington Town in their SWPL Premier clash on Saturday despite having a host of chances to score.

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  5. Fire crews from four stations tackle blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Falmouth Packet

    Firefighters from Helston, Hayle, Mullion and St Keverne and a command unit from St Just tackled a fire in a barn yesterday evening. The control centre received the call just after 8pm and firefighters - some of whom wore breathing apparatus, used a jet and two hosereels to extinguish the fire.

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  6. Beds reopen at Helston Community Hospital as in-house GP is recruitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Falmouth Packet

    In June the Packet reported how four of the hospital's 24 beds had to be temporarily closed for patient safety, due to a lack of cover, although they have since reopened. It was after Helston Medical Centre and Mullion Health Centre, which shared the GP cover of the beds, both gave notice on their contracts within three months of each other.

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  7. Mysterious tentacles are appearing in Cornish beauty spots - find out whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Falmouth Packet

    OCTOPUS tentacles are appearing across the Cornish landscape as part of an innovative creative project led by the National Trust with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund. Created by former Falmouth University student Katie Cadwallader and documented by Paul Blakemore, the project explores the fascinating story of Ferguson's Gang and their connection to this dramatic coastline.

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  8. Blues rue host of missed chances in goalless drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston Athletic's Tyler Cheshire is thwarted by Callington 'keeper Sam Borthwick during the two sides' 0-0 draw at Kellaway Park on Saturday It was a tale of missed chances as Helston Athletic slipped to a goalless draw at home to strugglers Callington Town on Saturday. Tyler Cheshire and Lewis Tonkin had the best of the opportunities but the Blues could not find a way past Callington 'keeper Sam Borthwick.

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  9. Cornwall Senior Cup: Town to host St Dennis while Blues visit last year's finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Falmouth Packet

    Falmouth Town will welcome Division 1 West club St Dennis to Bickland Park in the second round of the Cornwall Senior Cup. Town, currently third in the SWPL Premier, secured their place in Friday's second round draw after winning 12-1 at East Cornwall Premier Division club Looe Town last week.

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  10. Coverack flood was most intense ever in UK, it has been confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Falmouth Packet

    FLOODING which tore through the village of Coverack leaving damage in its wake was caused by what could have been the most intense rainfall ever recorded in the UK. Experts at County Hall said the level of rainfall at Coverack was similar to but faster than that experienced in the Boscastle floods in 2004 which led to the village being evacuated.

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  11. VIDEO: Highlights of Helston Athletic's dramatic extra-time win over PenzanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Falmouth Packet

    WATCH video highlights of Helston Athletic's 3-2 extra-time victory over Penzance in their Cornwall Senior Cup first round tie at Kellaway Park on Friday night. Phil Cattran put the Blues two goals up inside 14 minutes, but Mark Vercesi's double earned Penzance parity at the interval.

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  12. Parking charges could jump five times higher under plans for new systemRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Falmouth Packet

    CAR parking charges in Cornwall Council car parks could jump five times higher in some places under plans to introduce a new system. The authority is carrying out a comprehensive review of parking charges across all of its 133 pay and display car parks with an aim of having a more simplified charging structure.

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  13. Golden Oldies: Falmouth-Helston League representative side - can you name them?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Falmouth Packet

    THIS week's Golden Oldies photograph is of the Falmouth-Helston League division one representative side taken over 30 years ago THIS week's Golden Oldies photograph is of the Falmouth-Helston League division one representative side taken over 30 years ago when they played the Mining League at Illogan RBL. Got an old photo you want to see published? Send them to us by email at editorial@packetseries.co.uk, via our 'Packet Nostalgic Images' Facebook group, or post them to us or bring them in to: Packet Newspapers, Falmouth Business Park, Bickland Water Rd TR11 4SZ.

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  14. 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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  15. Court File: Woman accused of communicating with 13 year-old boy will stand trial at crown courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Falmouth Packet

    She was ordered to pay costs of 85, victim surcharge of 66 and six points were added to her licence. He was fined 220 and ordered to pay 85 costs and 30 victim surcharge.

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  16. 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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  17. Combination League: Penryn win at Illogan while St Day beat PerranporthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Falmouth Packet

    St Day beat Perranporth 4-2 to take their opponents' place at the top of the Combination League on Saturday. Ed Wilton replied for Perranporth before Tyler Oliver restored the two-goal cushion, with Wilton netting another but Boon sealed the win in injury-time.

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  18. Step Back In Time: Sea Kings rescue oil riggers from GuernseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Falmouth Packet

    Two Sea King helicopters from Culdrose flew to Guernsey to help rescue 33 men from the Norwegian oil rig Orion in 60 knot winds To celebrate the retirement of the Sea Kings and the up and coming exhibition of Culdrose in Helston's Museum of Cornish Life, this photograph shows the crew members from two Sea Kings that evacuated workers from the oil ring Orion.

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  19. Flotilla of 70 vessels provides fitting finale to Groundwork programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Falmouth Packet

    A FLOTILLA of 70 vessels descended on Helford River's Tremayne Quay for a concert to celebrate the finale of the Groundwork arts programme on Sunday. the event witnessed an armada of small vessels on the river, with a steady procession of yachts, sailing boats, RIBs, Pilot boats, dories, rowing boats, kayaks, canoes, ferry boats, gigs and even SUPs.

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  20. Helston remembers four fallen men from World War OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Falmouth Packet

    October will see Helston's World War One Heritage Project commemorate four more fallen men from the area, with the tolling of St Michael's' Church bell 100 times on the centenary of each of their deaths. At the same time their details will be displayed at the Museum of Cornish Life, Helston.

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