Isles of Scilly, England Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. GPs demand patients should be forced to PAYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Daily Mail

    GPs demand patients should be forced to PAY to see them despite concerns that charge would hit poor and elderly Leading family doctors from across Britain will insist that charging patients for consultations is the only way to end the crisis in general practice - recently described by the British Medical Association as being 'at breaking point'. Desperate patients now routinely have to wait three weeks to see their doctor, while surgeries are struggling to recruit as GPs leave in droves.

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  2. This is where you can enjoy the Red Arrows in Cornwall this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Once again the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team has confirmed it will delight the crowds in three towns throughout the summer months. Fowey, Falmouth and the Isles of Scilly will be the places to be to catch a glimpse of the Red Arrows.

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  3. Staff from Falmouth's Halifax branch row distance of Falmouth to Scilly to raise cash for RNLIRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Bank workers in Falmouth have rowed the distance of Cornwall to the Isles of Scilly without ever leaving their place of work, to raise money for the RNLI. Staff at the Halifax branch on Killigrew Street all took turns on a rowing machine placed in the store to complete a 76-mile row, the distance of rowing to the Scilly Isles.

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  4. The Red Arrows have confirmed another performance in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team have announced they will offer residents and holidaymakers on the islands a full 25-minute display. The news follows last year's successful display, which saw the Red Arrows come to the Isles of Scilly for the very first time.

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  5. Tributes paid to Speedway stalwart Bob RadfordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | This is Wiltshire

    TRIBUTES have been paid to a respected and much-loved stalwart of the Speedway community who has died at the age of 70. Bob Radford, from Freshbrook, passed away peacefully in the Prospect Hospice on Wednesday morning with his partner Stuart by his side. He enjoyed a successful career, including leading roles at Newport, Oxford and Reading speedway clubs.

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  6. Afloat: Weymouth clubs united in link-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    The rowers, who happily accepted the offer, are based on the Nothe Parade along with the Sailing Club who have resided there since 1923. Over the years club members have turned the building into a comfortable clubhouse with toilets and showers, function rooms and with bars and a kitchen.

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  7. 10 fantastic deals from National Ferry FortnightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Now the kids can come to paradise, too: The Maldives resorts that now cater for the whole family The Cotswolds country house that's just like a home from home From a fractured leg to hiking in the rain, the pleasure and pain of Spain's Camino de Santiago pilgrimage Scooters, saris and plain sailing: A relaxing way to introduce children to the beauty of India - and Mumbai's sheer mayhem Malta's going to be magical: A sneak peek of the Capital of Culture programme as Valletta gears up for its year of glory World's largest aircraft takes to the skies for the first time since it crashed on a test flight nine months ago Theme parks across Britain close their white water rapids rides in wake of Drayton Manor tragedy that claimed life of 11-year-old girl on school trip Incredible timelapse video shows a day in the life of the busiest runway in the WORLD with 24 hours crunched into just three ... (more)

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  8. 2.7m European funding to improve e-health in Cornwall, EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    The University of Plymouth and a collaboration of Cornish and national partners have been awarded 2.7m European funding to improve the use of e-health in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly The University of Plymouth and a collaboration of Cornish and national partners have been awarded 2.7m European funding to improve the use of e-health in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The project, known as E-health Productivity and Innovation in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly , will involve doctors, nurses, care homes, patients, University academics and small companies in the region to help find the best uses of the internet, apps, and robotics in health and social care.

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  9. Nine things we learnt from Tim Farron's visit to CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron was in Penzance to answer questions put to him by the people of Cornwall and to support prospective parliamentary candidate Andrew George for the St Ives and Isles of Scilly seat he hopes to regain two years after losing to Derek Thomas. From saving the NHS to Trident nuclear submarines, fishing rights, immigration, second homes and the prospect of a coalition with Labour, Mr Farron was keen to answer any question put to him at a Cornwall Live Q&A session at Penwith College.

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  10. wingly flight sharingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | This Is Leicestershire

    Economy flight companies have made flying more accessible than ever, but the experience can leave you cold . After some soggy sandwiches and a lukewarm cup of tea, it can all be enough to make you wish you were travelling in your own private aircraft.

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  11. Westminster is on lock-down after reported shootings and knife attacks this afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Westminster terror attacks outside the Houses of Parliament have let four people dead, and a number of people with "catastrophic" injuries. Scotland Yard said that it was called to a firearms incident on Westminster Bridge today, Wednesday March 22 at around 2.40pm.

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  12. The rigid inflatable boat at Hong Kong's Ninepin Islands. Pictures: Tessa ChanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Dubbed the 4x4 of the seas, the RIB is a vessel special forces and rescue services use when they need to cross large expanses of water quickly. It's a craft you'd associate more with a James Bond chase than a day trip but Zoom Ribs founder Nigel Davis hopes to change that.

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  13. Lyme Regis Gig Club steps up at 2017 World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Midweek Herald

    For any sporting club to continue to improve in a sport that is rapidly evolving is a great achievement, but that is exactly what Lyme Regis Gig Club have done continuously over the past few years, writes Tony Ford This progress continued at the annual World Pilot Gig Championships at the Isles of Scilly. These championships need to be seen to be believed! They take place against the backdrop of the beautiful Isles of Scilly, which at the beginning of May are often alternately sunny, calm and picturesque or rapidly changing to become cold, grey, stormy, rainy with rough seas driven on by Atlantic swells.

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  14. Cornwall coalition deal is now on the cards as parties fail... 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The battle for Cornwall hung in the balance all yesterday afternoon, with Liberal Democrats and Conservatives struggling for the upper hand in the county elections. A solid tranche of Independents were in position to hold the balance of power, as they did in the previous administration.

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  15. North Devon results from Gig Rowing World Championships 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    North Devon's pilot gig clubs descended on the Isles of Scilly at the weekend for the 2017 World Championships. Ilfracombe were the highest finishers in the men's race, which was won by Falmouth, crossing in 25th in Rapparee , just ahead of Torridge in Will to Win and Kerens .

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  16. Isles of Scilly gets back to nornal after 'fantastic' gig weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    This year was a bumper turnout with more than 150 gigs on the water and teams drawn from across the Westcountry, the Netherlands and the USA. More than 3,000 people are estimated to take part and with thousands more on the shoreline or in boats cheering on competitors, it is thought the annual event means a A 5million boost to the local economy .

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  17. Falmouth won for the seventh successive time, but what 'first' did they achieve?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    FALMOUTH Gig Club may have won the men's race for the seventh year in a row, but they did create a first in Sunday's victory on the Isles of Scilly. The Black Rock A crew won in a tail wind, previously having only ever come out on top in either calm conditions or a head wind.

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  18. What's been happening on the second day of the World Pilot Gig Championships on the Isles of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Thea second day of the a 28a tha a a Worlda a Pilota a Gigsa a Championshipsa a is well underwaya a ona a thea a Islesa a ofa a Scillya . This afternoon has seen seeding in the ladies' races as: 1, Fowey; 2, Flushing and Mylor; 3, Looe; 4, Appledore.

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  19. a Mad and marvellous May Day bank holiday events in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    May Day celebrates the end of winter and the coming of spring and summer but for most of us it means an extra day off work. There are loads of things to do in Cornwall this bank holiday weekend from the traditional and uniquely Cornish such as 'Obby 'Oss Day, St Ives May Day and Trevithick Day in Camborne to major festivals involving everything from gig rowing to male voice choirs.

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    Apr 28, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    A unique world championship which gives an estimated A 5 million boost to the economy of the Isles of Scilly is about to go under starter's orders. A bumper number of boats will line up for the World Pilot Gig Championship heralding a weekend of fierce competition in the sea between the islands.

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