Helston, England Newswire (Page 8)

Helston, England Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Helston, England. (Page 8)

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  1. Exhibition will celebrate 40 years of Trevor Osborne's work in PorthlevenRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    In late July 1977 newspapers from the Helston Packet to The Financial Times ran features on the man who had bought a small Cornish fishing village for A 400,000. That man was Trevor Osborne, the village was Porthleven, and this month he is celebrating 40 years of ownership of the Porthleven Harbour & Dock Company with an exhibition at The Old Lifeboat House in Porthleven.

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  2. A manic Ben Kernow puts the willies up Catherine LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Bicycles that turn human, humans who turn bicycle, an army of the one-legged, an invisible to the naked eye carved chest, a basement Eternity and a murder victim who comes back to life as a copper . These are just some of the elements that make up what has been described as the world's first post-modern novel: The Third Policeman by Flann O'Brien.

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  3. Developing Helston Community Hospital 'would benefit people all over Helston and Lizard Peninsula'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A project to develop Helston Community Hospital would not only cut patient travelling times and help reunite families but give everyone the chance to "be a friend." Town councillor Ronnie Williams has been speaking out about the benefits that would come from a proposed A 1million project exclusively revealed by the Packet last month.

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  4. Details of funeral for Helston photographer Keith Richards announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    His funeral has now been arranged for next Tuesday, August 15 at noon. It will take place at Treswithian Crematorium, Camborne and then afterwards at the Blue Anchor in Helston.

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  5. Former Helston councillor to become bard at this year's GorsedhRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    They have spent their life promoting the Cornish language and now two women from the Helston area are to receive the highest honour the county can bestow. Martine Knight from Helston and Dee Harris from Porkellis are to be made bards at this year's Gorsedh Kernow Esedhvos Festival held at Launceston Castle on September 2. They are two of just nine new initiates this year joining the ranks of 500 or so existing members of the College of Bards.

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  6. Journey back to the Bronze Age for young pupils at Helston housing siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Pupils of Helston's Nansloe Academy took a trip back to the Bronze Age when they were given the rare opportunity to view archaeological findings uncovered in a field next to their school. The children were able to explore the remains of what are believed to be two Bronze Age roundhouses and two Iron Age stone burial cists - a small, stone-built coffin or chamber.

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  7. Poldark The Musical could be a West End stage smash says writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Winston Graham's tale of love lost and found against the backdrop of the eighteenth century tin mining skullduggery could be set for the ultimate modern make-over. According to scriptwriter Debbie Horsfield, Poldark - The Musical could be hitting the board and she reckons it would rival long running stage triumph Les Miserables.

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  8. The man who owns a Cornish harbour shares his vision for its futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Like him or loathe him, there's no denying that one man has shaped the development of Porthleven in recent decades which is fast carving out a name for itself as a foodie destination in Cornwall. It was 40 years ago that Trevor Osborne bought the harbour and many of the buildings around the classic Cornish port.

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  9. Last chance to have your say on how Cornwall Council controls new housing and businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    It is the last chance to have your say on the documents that Cornwall Council will use as a 'blueprint' for where new housing, business and commercial developments will be built. The documents also look at new development charges to support infrastructure and how the council plans to protect mineral resources.

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  10. Mass power cut affects hundreds of homes from The Lizard to RedruthRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The cause of the mass power cut remains unclear this morning, but is believed to have affected hundreds of homes just before 10.30pm last night. Normally lit up roads were in total darkness as even the street lights were extinguished, with security alarms on businesses set off by the sudden loss of power.

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  11. Next step for Wendron Pre-school build scheme as designs go publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    An ambitious bid to unite Wendron Primary School with its sister pre-school has taken a step forward as designs go out to consultation. The pre-school, which has been open for 20 years, is currently based at Trewennack Chapel but following the amalgamation of the congregation with Helston to form the Central Methodist Church the chapel will no longer be available for use.

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  12. Helston Athletic boss 'disappointed' by angry text message from Falmouth Town chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    HELSTON Athletic will be aiming to become the first club to retain the Dave Gardner Memorial Trophy when they take to the field at Penzance on Friday evening. The four-team tournament, which also features Falmouth Town and Penzance, has a little added spice this year after Blues boss Steve Massey signed three Town players last month.

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  13. Helstonbury hits a high note with 13,375 raised for good causesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Another Helstonbury festival has rocked its way to a successful conclusion, raising more than A 13,000 for charity in the process. The annual event organised by Paul Turton and his team of helpers saw strong support across all three days, beginning on Friday evening and continuing throughout Saturday and Sunday.

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  14. The real story of Cornwall's part in the Dunkirk rescue as epic film is releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    As the latest blockbuster opens at cinemas, retelling the heroic efforts to save the lives of thousands of Allied soldiers from Dunkirk during the Second World War, we look at the role played by Cornwall in this incredible tale of heroism and bravery. Christopher Nolan's film Dunkirk, starring actors including Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance and a debut for Harry Styles, tells the dramatic story of operation Dynamo - the huge mission to rescue 280,000 British and 40,000 Allied troops trapped by Hitler's armies.

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  15. Ambitious bid to 'future proof' Helston Community Hospital in 1million overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Plans have been drawn up to reorganise the layout of Helston Community Hospital and bring more services under one roof in a A 1million project that would "future proof" it for generations to come. The Helston Packet can reveal that talks have been underway between hospital chiefs, the League of Friends and the Helston Downsland Charity for more than 18 months and that a full-scale document has been drawn up detailing the changes, although at this point there is no guarantee the project will go ahead.

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  16. Now you can shop and get a pint as pub launches farmers' marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Ever fancied a swift pint while also doing the weekly fruit and vegetable shop? Now a pub near Helston is launching a monthly farmers' market in the pub's adjacent field along with a community a llotment. The first one will take place at the Queen's Arms in Breage on Saturday, July 22, from noon until 3pm.

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  17. Clean-up begins for many after thunder storms strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Swindon Advertiser

    THE clean-up operation has begun across pockets of the country after localised flooding caused by thunderstorms brought destruction to communities. Council leaders have pledged "money won't be a problem" to repair the worst-hit areas, including Coverack in west Cornwall, which saw people winched to safety from their homes as floodwaters coursed through narrow lanes and turned roads into rivers.

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  18. Motorcyclist air lifted to hospital with 'life changing' injuries after Goonhilly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The man in his 40s suffered "multiple injuries" according to police and was airlifted to Derriford Hospital by air ambulance following the crash at 10.20pm. No one else was involved in the crash, which is thought to have taken place near to the Trelowarren Estate exit lodges.

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  19. Explore Cornwall with Kneehigh's New 'Walk With Me' Story AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Renowned world-wide for exceptional story-telling, Cornish based Kneehigh has launched, Walk With Me, an immersive story walking app, constructed around GPS triggered audio narratives, which takes listeners to the very heart of Cornwall. The official launch will take place on Sunday 16 July from 2 to 5pm at Newquay Rowing Club with writer Anna Maria Murphy and Kneehigh company members sharing the stories gathered from local people.

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  20. Go back in time at 15 of the best stately homes in Cornwall this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    If you fancy something more grand than the beach in Cornwall this summer, why not visit one of our wonderful stately homes and their beautiful grounds? Steeped in history, many of them are still occupied by the families whose ancestors built them centuries ago, when mining and shipping made Cornwall rich. Most feature fascinating exhibitions, with rooms as they were hundreds of years ago, as well stunning grounds in which to walk - many with your dog.

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