Isles of Scilly, England Newswire (Page 5)

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    Jun 28, 2017 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The theft happened on the relatively crime-free island paradise of St Mary's, on the Isles of Scilly - and angry islanders have pointed the finger of blame at visiting yachtsmen. The Isles of Scilly Community Safety Partnership confirmed, in a post on Facebook, that 20 litres of fuel was stolen from the RNLI inflatable boat.

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  2. Hot opportunity from European investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    An investment from the European Regional Development Fund worth up to A 10.6m will enable a revolutionary geothermal venture at United Downs to move forward. The United Downs Deep Geothermal Power project, which is the first of its kind in the UK, will explore the geothermal resources at depth and hopes to use the energy to drive a demonstration power plant supplying electricity to the local grid.

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  3. Nineteen people graduate from the first Who Dares Works course in PenzanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Nineteen people have celebrated completing the first Who Dares Works course held at the Lescudjack Centre in Penzance, as part of a programme funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund. Since April, participants have taken part in workshops on money management; cooking and wellbeing from the Cornwall Food Foundation, and team work and confidence building from the Active Plus Military Veterans.

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  4. Daily Briefing: Profits up at SagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Cruise and insurance firm Saga made a A 193.3million profit for the year to January 31, up 9.7 per cent on the previous year, and chief executive Lance Batchelor said progress had held up well. The group behind strike-hit Southern Railway has warned of fresh disruption for long-suffering passengers ahead of next week's planned union action.

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  5. Avanti Communications wins A 1.2m contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Live Charts

    Services will be available through Avanti's certified service providers, Bentley Walker SSW and Avonline. The broadband packages are available now and will enable small businesses in the region to have a high quality and reliable broadband service, even in the most rural areas, with around 1,000 businesses expected to take up the offer in the first year.

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  6. Diabetes prevention programme expanded to CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Simon Stevens, head of NHS England, has announced that the new programme will be available to patients at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme is part of a wider package of measures that help people with the condition, and those on the cusp of it, to stay fit and prevent further deterioration.

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  7. The official best beach in Britain is just an hour from PlymouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The best beach in Britain has been named by a panel of experts today - and it's just a short drive from Plymouth. Lusty Glaze in Newquay is basking in the glory of being named the best beach in the whole of the UK in a new guide published by The Sunday Times.

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  8. PROFILE: Stafford man Richard always figured he would be an accountantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    WHAT WAS YOUR CHILDHOOD LIKE? It was a long time ago I remember playing outside a lot. As a baby, my mum took me out in the pram a lot and I was fascinated by birds flying over - that must be what started my passion for bird watching! TELL US A CHILDHOOD MEMORY.

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    Jun 17, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Cornwall is such a beautiful location that a lot of us feel we are permanently on holiday. When the sun is shining , there is no better place to be in the world and it feels like you could be in the Caribbean.

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  10. Judicial review launched into Scillies helicopter serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A High Court judge will decide whether plans to resurrect a helicopter link to the Isles of Scilly from Penzance can continue after the islands' only travel operator launched an appeal. A new Penzance Heliport was granted planning permission by Cornwall Council in February, but this week the Isles of Scilly Steamship Company saw its request for a judicial review given the go-ahead.

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  11. This is what men should be doing when they're on the looRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    It's generally bottom of the list of conversation starters but men who take their time on the toilet are being told to dump their usual reading material and instead brush up on their health issues. We all know men tend to lock themselves in the loo for far too long - often reading the paper, checking their Facebook feeds or even swiping on Tinder while doing a number two.

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  12. Bloodhound supersonic carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    The date has been set for a supersonic car to make the next step in its preparations to beat the land speed record in Cornwall and you will be able to watch it as it happens. Bloodhound SSC will be hoping to break 200mph when it undergoes real-life tests at Cornwall Airport Newquay in the autumn.

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  13. Men who spend ages on the loo targeted by cheeky campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The idea for the campaign comes from the fact that some men spend ages on the lav, using it as a period of time to lock themselves away, and get some peace. They might also use this private time to look at their phones and look up health issues in private when the whole family or work colleagues aren't around.

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  14. Derek Thomas 'glad' to remain MP as Andrew George predicts another...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The Conservatives only just kept their hold on the St Ives constituency following Thursday's general election, which saw Liberal Democrat former MP Andrew George fall a fraction more than 300 votes behind incumbent Derek Thomas. A 75.9 per cent voter turnout saw Mr Thomas increase his number of votes, but his lead fell to just 312 compared to almost 2,500 in 2015, while Mr George saw a 9.4 per cent swing in support.

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    Jun 12, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Cornwall business leaders must "take the lead" in the wake of the General Election result to force a better deal from Westminster. That is the message that Kim Conchie delivered at the Royal Cornwall Show during a lively discussion about what lies ahead for British politics after the nation was left with a hung Parliament following the vote.

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  16. Get yourself a gin and tonic.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    It's World Gin Day today so what better time to shout about the number of superb gins created in Cornwall? In fact, Cornwall is so gin-soaked it is responsible for the best gin in the world. Tarquin's Cornish Navy Seadog Gin was awarded Best Gin at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2017 - the Oscars of the spirits world.

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  17. Global Marine Group Keeping Busy in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Marine News

    Offshore engineering firm the Global Marine Group reported a busy first five months of 2017 with a strong outlook for the rest of the year. The company said all key assets from the GMG fleet are currently mobilized, either supporting maintenance zone agreements around the world, or on installation, maintenance or repair contracts.

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  18. Cornwall Live Campervan Election Tour Day 4 - Truro and FalmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Possibly the wealthiest of the six constituencies in the county, it is home not only to County Hall, home of Cornwall Council, but also to the Duchy's main hospital at Treliske and Cornwall's only university. It is also home to a thriving tech and gaming sector.

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  19. Cornwall residents urged to remain 'remain calm but alert' following London attackRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Devon and Cornwall Police are urging people across the Duchy to remain calm but alert following the terror attack in London on Saturday night. Assistant Chief Constable Sharon Taylor said: "As details emerge from this Metropolitan-led investigation, our thoughts are with all those affected from these incidents and to all our colleagues in the emergency services who bravely responded.

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  20. 'Remain calm but stay alert' Devon told after London terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    A police officer lays flowers passed to him by members of the public on the north side of London Bridge following last night's terrorist incident. Picture: David Mirzoeff/PA Wire There is no evidence to suggest an attack in Devon and Cornwall but the public have been urged to remain vigilant Armed police on St Thomas Street, London, near the scene of last night's terrorist incident at Borough Market.

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