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  1. Cornwall Adult Education Service moves from 'requiring improvement' to 'good'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Adult Education Service, part of Cornwall Council , has been praised in a positive report from Ofsted, with the service now classed as 'good', from a previous judgement of 'requiring improvement'. A team of eight inspectors spent five days in Cornwall in November inspecting the range of courses delivered in five main centres across Cornwall, including 110 community venues and 19 'link into learning' centres.

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  2. Ban for Falmouth Christmas Eve drink driver that flipped his car after hitting wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    A drink driver caught on Christmas Eve after turning his car on its roof and trapping himself inside told the police he had drunk five pints of Fosters, but felt fine at the time, although he knew he would be over the limit. When he was tested at the police station he registered 57 mcg, 22 points over the limit for alcohol in breath.

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  3. Too early to start Christmas knitting? Not for this Falmouth fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Christmas 2014 may still be fresh in our minds, but a knitting enthusiast from Falmouth is appealing for volunteers to help her create a collection of festive jumpers which will be sold this coming December to raise money for her daughter's charity. It was in May last year that Ann Congdon, who is president of Penryn Rotary Club, embarked on her crusade to knit Christmas jumpers, but it wasn't until late in the year that she recruited help so only nine pullovers were ready in time.

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  4. Ricky Wilson: Working on The Voice, I have the same thing for lunch every dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Business News

    I wasn't interested in food as a kid. I was skinny, non-sporty and lacked appetite, although lamb chops were OK, especially with mint sauce the king of condiments and still the only sweet thing I like.

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  5. FOOTBALL: Games postponed for Penryn and MullionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Athletic were due to face Holsworthy in the South West Peninsula League West, but the pitch, which was damaged on Boxing Day as reported by the Packet on Thursday, at Kernick Road failed an inspection at 10am on Saturday morning.

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  6. Borough beat rivals Falmouth 60-25 in match with 17 triesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    A knock-on by Falmouth near their own goal-line allowed Owen Richards to get the first try of the day as he dived in from a yard out. The visitors got back on level terms soon after, but straight from the restart Penryn got back in front as Gabriel Verdi weaved past the defence .

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  7. Meet the candidates: Who is bidding to represent Falmouth and Penryn in parliament?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    As the country, and thepacket.co.uk, gears up for the general election this May, here is a little look at the candidates vying for your vote. Simon is 43 and lives on the Truro side of St Austell with his wife and their two children.

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  8. Penryn man enters no plea over Falmouth assault chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Jacob Alfie Jensen, aged 23, of Bohelland Villas, Church Road, Penryn, entered no plea at Truro Magistrates' Court to a charge of assaulting Jacob Penhaligon, causing him actual bodily harm at Falmouth on October 11.

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  9. Wild pollinators at risk from diseased commercial species of beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | EurekAlert!

    A new study from the University of Exeter has found that viruses carried by commercial bees can jump to wild pollinator populations with potentially devastating effects. The researchers are calling for new measures to be introduced that will prevent the introduction of diseased pollinators into natural environments.

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  10. Borough run in 12 tries to win derby 78-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    A HIGH intensity performance from Penryn's Under 13s side blew away their rivals Falmouth with 12 tries in a 78-10 derby victory. Straight from the kick-off, Borough pressurised their hosts with the forwards forcing a turnover which resulted in number eight Jack Truen running free to get the opening score.

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  11. POOL: Stithians take over top spot in Penryn/Falmouth & District LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    AFTER having a slow start to the season, Stithians CC A moved to top spot in the Penryn/Falmouth & District Pool League following a resounding 9-0 win over Ferryboat Inn. Their jump to the summit of the table was also aided by a surprise loss from New Inn B, who were beaten 6-3 by their A team.

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  12. Football: St Agnes v Wendron United January 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Cornish Guardian

    WENDRON United returned to winning ways in the Cornwall Combination League and kept the pressure on leaders Mullion with a well-deserved win over fellow title contenders St Agnes on Saturday, writes Scott Haley. A well taken goal from Mike O'Neil, two from Justin Searle and a stunning long range strike from Chris Mulroy helped Paul Murray's side to their first victory in three games, and ensured they remained within touching distance of the leaders having played two games fewer.

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  13. Donations in memory of Penryn toddler still flooding inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Donations in memory of little William Mead, who died at his Penryn home last month, have continued to soar and now stand at A 2,165.82 which will be used to buy potentially life saving equipment for local ambulances. William, affectionately nick-named Grumpus by his parents Melissa and Paul Mead, died just weeks after celebrating his first birthday.

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  14. Falmouth landlord slapped with fine after failing to ensure the health, safety and welfare of tenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    The landlord of a Falmouth property has been prosecuted over failing to fulfil his legal obligation to ensure the health, safety and welfare of their tenants. The case was one of three brought by Cornwall Council 's Private Sector Housing Team and heard at Bodmin Magistrates Court on Friday last week.

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  15. There are reports of a four vehicle crash on the Penryn bypass this evening.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Inital reports are that four vehciles are involved, and have pulled off or have moved to the side of the road. A caller to thepacket.co.uk said that drivers heading in the direction of the Asda roundabout from Falmouth are still moving, however traffic is slowing down coming the other direction.

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  16. Mylor pontoon plan approved despite objectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Cornish Guardian

    The plan for a concrete seat, metal walkway and pontoon attracted objections from four residents, the secretary of the Port of Truro Oyster Fishermen's Association and Mylor Parish Council. Chris Vinnicombe, from the association, said in a letter to Cornwall Council: "This application directly conflicts with the world-famous Port of Truro Oyster Fishery and would set a dangerous precedent considering the huge number of similar properties lining the banks of the estuary."

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  17. Falmouth to share in 1billion investment to improve water quality and protect shellfish watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    Water quality in Falmouth, Penryn and Helford is to be improved as part of a A 1 billion investment from South West Water. Industry regulator Ofwat has given its backing to the work that will include improving the quality of water produced at College Water Treatment Works near Penryn, thanks to a new "granular activated" carbon filtration system.

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  18. Illogan-based side open 14 point lead in West Cornwall LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    BEATING Falmouth Docks F 9-1 has helped Bridge A open an 14 point lead over the rest in the West Cornwall Table Tennis League's Premier Division. The Illogan-based club sit on 70 points overall following the thrashing which saw Austin Chapman and Will Abouelhana win all their games and Kelly Reed dropping just one point as she lost to Jack Cortis.

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  19. A promising start to 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | This Is South Devon

    Linden Homes South West is starting the New Year in a good position and it's looking advantageous for homebuyers too Nigel Palmer, managing director for Linden Homes South West, comments: "We finished 2014 in a strong position and 2015 is looking even more promising. The Government's new changes to Stamp Duty Tax thresholds is fantastic news for homebuyers and will help people to move quickly."

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  20. Glasney Valley in Penryn "preferred site" for hundreds...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Cornish Guardian

    AN AREA of Penryn has been selected as the preferred site for new housing despite the town council's reservations about it being developed. The council reluctantly voted to support the Glasney Valley as a preferred site for up to 200 homes as it was the only one considered deliverable.

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