Isles of Scilly, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Bowhead whale spotted off Cornish coast 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    The bowhead whale, which was seven metres long, was seen in shallow wasters at Long Rock Beach near Penzance yesterday. There were fears it would become beached but fortunately the lone adventurer turned around and made its way back out to sea.

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  2. Watch dramatic helicopter rescue as 50 people saved from British passenger boatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Search and rescue helicopters and RNLO lifeboats were called to the scene on Sunday morning after the boat started taking on water Fifty people have been rescued off the coast of the Scilly Isles after the passenger boat they were on started taking on water. The 48 passengers and two crew were rescued and taken to safety according to the Maritime and Coastguard Agency who coordinated the rescue.

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  3. 50 People Rescued From Boat Off Isles Of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    The Coastguard has rescued 50 people from a vessel off the Isles of Scilly after it was reported to be taking on water. The vessel has had a salvage pump put aboard, and it is currently being towed by lifeboat into St Mary's Harbour.

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  4. Crashed boat prompts rescue of 48Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Newsday

    Forty-eight people have been rescued from a passenger boat after it struck an object and started taking on water. The boat, which also had two crew on board, had been on a wildlife trip when it got into trouble south of the Isles of Scilly, just after 11:30 BST.

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  5. West Cornwall Police get ready for running man challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Emergency services from around the world have been taking part in the challenge. Services in New Zealand, Wales and Miami to name a few have taken part.

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  6. Norwegian man, 70, will travel from NYC to England in rowboatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | New York Daily News

    But Stein Hoff doesn't care. The 70-year-old Norwegian is determined to row from lower Manhattan to England in a 24-foot boat named the Fox II.

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  7. George Egg to stand up in Lyme RegisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Exmouth Herald

    Dissatisfied with the quality of room service food while touring the UK's comedy clubs, George embarks on a project to take matters into his own hands. Whilst performing a show of something like a cross between stand-up comedy, illustrated lecture and live demonstration, George prepares a three-course meal using just the equipment you'll find in a hotel room.

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  8. Exmouth Carnival fun day this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Exmouth Herald

    There will be more than 60 stalls, face painting, bouncy castle, soft ball area, owls and birds of prey, plus performances from EMCo, Honiton Twirlstar Majorettes, Reflex 80, Shelley Beach Boys and more. The search is also on for this year's carnival royalty.

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  9. The giant Ferris wheel that will be coming to the Devon County Show.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Exmouth Herald

    A 1million giant Ferris wheel - dubbed the 'Devon Eye' - will be one of the stand-out attractions at this year's Devon County Show, coming up next week at Exeter's Westpoint. And that's not the only unusual attraction making its debut at the 121st show, which runs from Thursday, May 19, to Saturday, May 21. The giant Ferris wheel stands 33m high and has 22 individual pods.

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  10. Exmouth ladies impress at World Gig ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Exmouth Journal

    The 2016 World Pilot Gig Championships saw the largest Gig fleet in history descent on the Isles of Scilly for the three days of racing, writes Ben Atkinson. Lively conditions met the veteran category rowers as they rowed out to the start line on Friday night.

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  11. Connolly wins East Devon ladies stablefordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Exmouth Journal

    Elizabeth shot a five-under-par round of 41 points to claim victory by one shot from Lauren Chapman and Sarah Jones. Connolly was four shots clear at the top of Bronze Division, ahead of Alison Kent in second with a one-under-par round of 37 stableford points.

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  12. Webb wins medal competition at East DevonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Exmouth Journal

    Margaret shot a three under par net 71 to lead the 66 strong field and win by one shot from Jane Joy and Sarah White. Claire Dowling was three shots back in third place on level par , pushing an in-form Jenny Dobel into fourth on countback.

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  13. Opinion: Questions Devon and Cornwall crime czar should answerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Western morning News

    Gareth Derrick , who stood as Labour's Police and Crime Commissioner candidate for Devon and Cornwall, comments on standards and ethics in public life and the role of PCC. Today is a day on which the new Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly starts her job.

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  14. 'Very close' poll decided winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    ALISON HERNANDEZ, the Conservative candidate, won the PCC election with a wafer-thin majority of fewer than 1,000 second-round votes over Gareth Derrick . She will officially take over from Tony Hogg today.

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  15. Expenses probe PCC branded 'arrogant'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Newsday

    The new Devon and Cornwall police and crime commissioner has faced fresh criticism for taking the role while subject to an expenses investigation. Former election agent Alison Hernandez is facing questions over her role in submitting expenses for Tory MP Kevin Foster in 2015.

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  16. How much money does the tourism industry bring to your local economy?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Tourism contributed 3.7% to the national Gross Value Added, and is more valuable to Cornwall and the Scilly Isles than any other region, figures reveal Tourism contributes more to Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly's economy than it does in any other part of the country. A new analysis by the Office for National Statistics has calculated the value of tourism to different areas across the UK.

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  17. Kingston Police force joins Running Man dance off challenge after NYPDRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Is this the most embarrassing 'running man' police video yet? Kingston force join the global dance challenge by 'arresting a suspect but agreeing to let her go' if she wins a dance battle Officers from the Kingston Police force in London have become the latest to take part in the global 'running man' dance-off challenge. The widely-shared video sees a group of officers strutting their stuff in front of a police van after being challenged by a 'suspect' to let her free if she can beat them in a dance contest.

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  18. Sevens team's French take on running manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    The New Zealand Sevens team are the latest to take on the running man challenge, all the way from the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Captioned "mite as well", the video posted to Instagram shows a close-up of Liam Messam before glancing over his shoulder to show teammates, including the Ioane brothers Akira and Rieko, Pita Ahki and Augustine Pulu, dancing the running man.

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  19. Emergencies on the rise for Cornwall Air AmbulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    In April Cornwall Air Ambulance undertook 24 more missions than during March throughout Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, 68 in total. As the weather improves and more tourists visit the county, the number of emergencies the paramedic aircrew attends is sure to continue rising until it peaks in August.

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  20. Cornwall's new PCC will have 'no contact' with officers over alleged...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

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