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  1. Brave cop who broke her leg in 12 places in horse-riding accident teaches herself to walk againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Faye Webb, 34, who was working on the Isles of Scilly, said: "I remember looking at my leg, re-training the nerves, trying to make my ankle joint move, saying 'come on'" A brave police officer who broke her leg in 12 places when she was thrown from her horse has taught herself to walk again. Determined Faye Webb, 34, was forced to take a desk job with the CID after her leg was smashed to pieces.

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  2. Miracle man wakes from coma after wife battled doctors to keep life support switched onRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Surgeons told Danielle Davis her newlywed husband Matt would never wake up - but she kept on fighting - and so did he When doctors wanted to switch off Matt Davis' life support machine the only thing stopping them was his loyal wife. The 22-year-old married Danielle seven months before he was involved in a serious motorcycle crash that put him in a coma.

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  3. More cash needed to get broadband coverage in Devon, Somerset,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Western morning News

    Super-fast broadband can be expanded to almost every rural household but more state cash will need to be pumped into "re-wiring the UK", a boss of telecoms giant BT has said. Bill Murphy, BT's managing director for Next Generation Access, says the much-vaunted Government and private sector partnership "will need more funding" to get to just short of 100% nationally.

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  4. Wanted: Constable For Island Just One Fried Egg Short Of ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Britain's Isles of Scilly seeks a new constable for the world's most cushy posting. Qualifications include knowing how to deal with wandering sea pups, catching speeding golf cars and saving goldfish.

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  5. Handling rogue seals, taking care of abandoned fish and the fried egg ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies When one imagines of a career in the police force, it most likely conjures images of professional crime fighting inspired by gritty scenes depicted in programmes like The Wire or Broadchurch .

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  6. New tourism body for Cornwall launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    A new private business led tourism body for Cornwall has been launched after Cornwall Council cut funding for the old Visit Cornwall. The service moved into private hands following the Council's decision at the end of last year to withdraw the funding for Visit Cornwall as part of its proposals to save A 196m over the next four years.

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  7. A new police constable is being sought for the Isles of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Droitwich Advertiser

    Described as "quite possibly the most enviable policing post in the UK or even the world", a new constable is being sought for the Isles of Scilly. The islands are not renowned as a hotbed of crime but any potential candidate would need to know how to handle a stray seal in the high street or be able to pacify drunken chefs in a row over salt.

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  8. Rescuing goldfish, investigating fried eggs, and taking orders from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Rescuing goldfish, investigating fried eggs, and taking orders from a cat: Have YOU got what it takes to be a police officer on the Isles of Scilly Rescuing goldfish, finding missing toys and redirecting lost seals are just some of the unusual call-outs handled by police officers on the Isles of Scilly. The force - made up of just three officers and a PCSO - does an excellent job of keeping the islands' 2,200 residents safe.

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  9. Iconic St Michael's Mount goes digitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Western morning News

    The staff of Nixon Design with Charlotte Somers from St Michael's Mount, which has just launched a new website. Image by Mike Newman It may be one of the most photographed spots in Cornwall, but there's a new view of St Michael's Mount on the horizon.

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  10. Archdeacon of Cornwall Bill Stuart-White performs ceremony for clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    MEMBERS of Helford River Gig Club saw their new boat get blessed and launched on the water for the first time on Saturday. Bill Stuart-White, the Archdeacon of Cornwall, came down to the club's base in the Helford Passage to perform the ceremony traditionally done on all pilot gigs before they are used.

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  11. Isles of Scilly Police have the best job in the world and they share it all on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Daily Record

    MORE than 18,000 people have liked the IOSPD's Facebook page so far thanks to their hilarious posts and a semi-retired uniformed moggie. POLICE departments up and down the country might want to take a page out of the Isles of Scilly officers' book.

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  12. Falmouth sailing charity steps in to transport Help for Heroes gig boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    A Falmouth-based sailing charity will transport and accommodate Help for Heroes' recently formed gig rowing team, pictured, to this month's World Pilot Gig Championships on the Isles of Scilly aboard its 92ft gaff rigged schooner. Turn to Starboard, which offers sailing courses to wounded forces personnel, has set about making sure the team from Help for Heroes Plymouth Recovery Centre understand how the boat, somewhat larger than the gig they will be racing, operates.

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  13. Rowing: Bridport Gig Club celebrate fine early season formRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Bridportnews.co.uk

    SOME: Bridport ladies' veterans crew after triumphing in Bristol. From left; Shenda Shopland, Jason Matthews Lis Harden, Sally King, Tessa Huxter, Sara Buchanan.

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  14. University of Exeter top three in England for additional government research moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Mid Devon Star

    THE Higher Education Funding Council for England has awarded the University of Exeter an additional A 3.8 million for research, the third highest gain amongst English universities, only surpassed by Kings College London and University College London. The increased funding is the result of Exeter's excellent performance in the recent Research Excellence Framework , in which it was ranked 16th nationally* when assessed against the very highest 4* grade for world-leading research.

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  15. Falmouth wave power device bound for HaiwaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Western morning News

    The Fred Olsen Bolt Lifesaver, the first device tested at England's only wave energy testing site in Falmouth Bay, underwent trials for more than two years and is set to demonstrate the generation of wave energy in the US Navy's Wave Energy Test Centre at Kaneohe Bay, Oahu in the North Pacific Ocean. The ground breaking FaBTest project is a two square kilometer area in Falmouth Bay situated 7.5km from the Dock's entrance.

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  16. Prince Charles Demands Daffodil As Lease Payment For QuarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | International Business Times

    Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall leave the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital the day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a baby boy, in London July 23, 2013. The world was awaiting the first glimpse of Britain's new prince on Tuesday, with camera crews poised to photograph Prince William and his wife, Kate, leaving the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital with their baby son.

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  17. Orkney rated highly for quality of rural lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Orkney offers the best quality of rural life in Scotland and is among the best areas to live in the UK as a whole, according to a new survey. Orkney offers the best quality of rural life in Scotland and is among the best areas to live in the UK as a whole, according to a new survey.

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  18. On this day: Torrey Canyon tanker was destroyedRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. 1842: Ether was used as an anaesthetic for the first time, by American surgeon Doctor Crawford Long, of Jefferson, Georgia, when he removed a cyst from the neck of James Venable after administering sulphuric ether on a towel.

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  19. The 21 members of the Golden Postcode Club where the average house ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    East Sheen in south-west London and Chiswick in west London both managed to nudge their way in with hundreds of properties breaking the A 1million barrier. Four extra districts have been added to the Golden Postcode Club this year.

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  20. Free training on offer for voluntary organisations across CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Training includes courses in First Aid; First Aid; Youth Work; Volunteer Management; Education and Training; Information, Advice and Guidance; Useful Psychology for Youth Professionals; Safeguarding Protection and Welfare of Children; Planning To Meet the Needs of the Developing Child; Working in Partnership; Skills for Effective VCS Organisations; Fit For Funding; Branding Your Business; Social Media; Web Design and Photoshop. Community Assist is delivered by a voluntary sector partnership consisting of The Learning Partnership for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Business in the Community, Penwith Community Development Trust and Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum.

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