Helston, England Newswire (Page 9)

Helston, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Culdrose Military Wives tipped for Christmas numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A military wife from Helston has spoken of her joy that her serving partner should be home for Christmas, as her choir's single is tipped for the festive number one spot. Harriet Gray is a member of Culdrose Military Wives Choir, one of 65 choirs to be recorded for a single that is fittingly called "Home for Christmas."

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  2. Facebook user asks to buy cannabis in Cornwall buy and sell groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A debate has erupted on a Cornwall-based buy and sell Facebook page after a user posted asking to buy cannabis. Lets Flog it Cornwall , which has more than 55,000 members, regularly receives posts from people asking groups members whether they would like to buy or sell a variety of items, but today one man asked for something a little different.

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  3. St Ives to lose 450 year honour granted by Tudor Queen Mary... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    St Ives looks set to lose an honour that dates back more than 450 years to the times of the Tudor Queen Mary. In 1558, she granted borough status to the town, which then returned two members of parliament.

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  4. Fortunate feline set to raise a 'purr-fect' sum for navy causeRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | Portsmouth Today

    RELAXING in the arms of naval helicopter pilot Lieutenant Nick Grimmer, this cute little kitten is all set to cause a stir for a Portsmouth-based charity. The fortunate feline hit headlines across the globe in June after surviving a 300-mile journey - clinging to the bumper of Lt Grimmer's car.

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  5. Open rehearsal: Culdrose Military Wives Choir at Helston MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Have you ever thought of singing with a choir? If so join us for an open rehearsal with Culdrose Military Wives. Your chance to sing your heart out.

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  6. Going 'old school' in Helston with photos and interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A collection of old photographs and interviews will be presented in Helston next week looking back at a time when Helston County Secondary School was still open. Former pupils teachers of the Green School, as it was known due to the colour of its uniforms, are being invited back to 3 Penrose Road on Thursday, December 8 from 7pm.

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  7. Helston HSBC to close from FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    HSBC customers in Helston will have to travel to Redruth for their banking from February as the company has announced the closure of its branch in the town. The company has written to all its local customers telling them that the Helston branch will close on 24 February next year due to low footfall and the rise of internet and telephone banking.

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  8. There are fears over the future of Helston Community Hospital in radical new plans by the NHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    There are fears Helston could lose its minor injury unit or even the hospital itself in plans to shake up the way health care is provided by the NHS. Cornwall Council and local NHS trusts have revealed their plans for the next five years, in the face of government budget cuts.

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  9. Lee Spicer is facing a 3,000 bill following damage to his businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    The owner of a Helston cafe is left facing an estimated A 3,000 bill just weeks after refurbishing due to a late night attack. Lee Spicer and his wife Lisa only celebrated the rebranding and refurbishment of Hellys Team Room in Meneage Street earlier this month, which roughly coincided with the year anniversary of the couple taking over the business.

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  10. Ian Ferguson taking a well earned break during his 24-hour runRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A FALMOUTH man ran more than 100 miles over a 24-hour period to win the individual award in the inaugural Escape from Meriden race, writes Matt Dixon. Ian Ferguson, aged 36, left Meriden, the central point of England, at midnight on Friday, November 18 and ended his marathon feat near Bristol Airport at midnight on Saturday.

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  11. Culdrose pair pass FA Youth assessmentRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    It was awarded by the FA Coach Developer for Cornwall, Chris Morris, the former Republic of Ireland and Celtic defender. Chris Fairey said: "This is one of the highest achievements in Grassroots football to be attained.

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  12. Cornwall: Mine host - A journey along Poldark's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A pillar of sunshine moved across the cliff face, highlighting an arch of blue oxidised copper. My companion, Hetty, smiled at my amazement: there are plenty more seams like this, she said.

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  13. Firefighters outside Randle Thomas solicitors where there was a fire in a microwaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A firm of solicitors in Helston brought a whole new meaning to the term 'fast food' when firefighters raced to deal with a fire in their microwave. A crew from Helston fire station and a fire officer were called to Randle Thomas in Wendron Street just after 1.30pm today.

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  14. Falmouth Road Runners win Division 2 double in annual Mob MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    The 30th Falmouth Mob Match once again marked the end of another successful road running year in Cornwall, with 415 runners lining up on the Falmouth sea front on Sunday morning ready to tackle five challenging miles, with its spectacular views around Pendennis Point, along the sea front, passing Gyllyngvase Beach and into Swanpool. It was evident from the early stages, as the runners negotiated the steep hill past the docks , that the battle for individual honours in the men's race would be between Godolphin School's Colin Snook and Tony Brewer .

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  15. The best places to buy your Christmas tree this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    But panic not, we've put together a list of seven of the places you could buy your Christmas tree this weekend If you really want to throw yourself into the spirit of Christmas why not start by cutting down your own tree at the Tregothnan Estate near Tresillian. Alternatively the estate has trees that are pre-cut.

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  16. Helston Christmas lights switch on - PHOTOSRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    In one of the busiest events for many years, partly thanks to the dry weather , the town centre was packed with thousands of people keen to celebrate the coming of Christmas and enjoy the entertainment on offer. There was music from local groups and bands before and after the switch on, with Helston Town Band playing carols and Culdrose Military Wives Choir, Sounds Ecclectic on Cornish Roots and the Helston Concert Band also performing festive tunes.

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  17. Green School MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    CAST invites former students and staff of Helston County Secondary School to a free presentation and gathering at 3 Penrose Road, Helston on Thursday 8th December at 7pm. On Thursday 8th December the Helston-based charity CAST is hosting a special gathering for former teachers and pupils of the school that once occupied the 3 Penrose Road building now managed by CAST as a studio complex and centre for arts events.

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  18. Members of Helston and District Town Twinning Association with their French counterpartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    More people are encouraged to make links with families abroad as Helston's twinning association prepares for another busy year. Members of Helston and District Town Twinning Association's Plougasnou group held their annual general meeting last week to mark the end of their year and prepare for next year's activities.

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  19. Near misses prompt warning over playing 'chicken' as school children put their lives at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Schoolchildren are putting their lives at risk by jumping out in front of cars as they walk through Helston's streets. Three separate incidents posted on Facebook have prompted dozens of angry responses from people who have witnessed near-misses or had to slam on their own brakes, due to a sudden spate of youngsters playing "chicken" as they walk home from school.

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  20. Helston Museum top of the class at education awards ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Professor David Rae, Bishop Grosseteste University, presents a Sandford Award to Helston Museum's Tracey Clowes. Photo by Chris Vaughan Photography It's work with schools in the area has led to Helston Museum being presented with a prestigious award for education.

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