Penryn, England Newswire (Page 9)

Penryn, England Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Penryn, England. (Page 9)

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  1. Market Strand in Falmouth now has a river where the road used to be. Photo: Laura Barnes/TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Thunderstorms and what has has been described on social media as "biblical" rain have hammered down for much of the afternoon and into this evening, causing chaos in the town centre. Market Strand and the area around the Prince of Wales Pier is now a river of running water where the road used to be, as shown in this photograph by Laura Barnes.

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  2. Participants at the Ordinalia workshop held in PenrynRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A disparate group of people gathered in Penryn last week to start the creation process of The Ordinalia, the Cornish Medieval Mystery Play cycle. At the outset everyone was curious to learn about the play and how they might be involved.

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  3. Campaigners outside Falmouth University lunch to protest raising of student capRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A small yet determined group of protestors braved a blustery Falmouth seafront this morning as they picketed attendees of a Falmouth University reception at the Royal Duchy Hotel. Members of protest group Save Our Falmouth stood outside both entrances to the hotel, where university chancellor and vice chancellor Dawn French and Anne Carlisle were expected to meet local dignitaries and representatives from other educational establishments for lunch.

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  4. Helston's cup fixture at St Blazey to be played on a Friday nightRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    HELSTON'S Walter C Parsons Funeral Directors League Cup fixture at St Blazey has been brought forward to next Friday, September 16. It was originally planned for Saturday the 17th, but the Blues are staging a County Youth match at Kellaway Parc on Saturday, while St Blazey FC's clubhouse is hosting a wedding. The evening game will kick off at 7.30pm and sees a quick return to mid-Cornwall for Sid Taylor's men, who won 2-0 in the league at Blaise Park on Saturday.

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  5. Rosemullion HotelRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Mock Tudor house close to beaches and town center, offering room and breakfast. ground floor rooms available, balcony rooms with sea views.large car park, two entrances.free wi fi.

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  6. Three-legged walkers raise funds for Stanley Barnes following enzyme trial announcementRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A group of fundraisers made a concerted effort to put their best foot forward with a recent three-legged walk from Falmouth to Penryn in support of young Stanley Barnes. The group nearly-quick-marched between the towns to collect money for Stanley's Friends, which has been raising funds to support Stanley since he was diagnosed with the terminal and debilitating disease Sanfilippo type A at just 17 months old.

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  7. The plans are for almost 300 homes stretching from Ponsharden to Union RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Preparations are being made for a proposal for almost 300 homes covering a swathe of Falmouth stretching from Ponsharden up to Union Road near Budock. Agents working on behalf of the church have begun preparing the ground for a planning application which could see houses spring up on either side of the Maritime Line railway between Falmouth and Penryn.

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  8. Battle of Britain pilots remembered on 76th anniversaryRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    The brave pilots of many nations who defended Britain's shores more than 70 years ago were remembered on Sunday in a service in the heart of Falmouth. The Falmouth Branch of the RAF Association held its annual Battle of Britain parade and service at the parish church of King Charles the Martyr, where they were joined by the mayors of Falmouth and Penryn as well as local MP Sarah Newton.

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  9. Rape charges: Accused sent for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Jack Martin Emmanuel, 21, of Glasney Place, Penryn, Falmouth, has been sent for trial at Truro Crown Court on October 7 by Truro magistrates after appearing before them on four charges of rape between July and October last year, assaulting and falsely imprisoning a woman against her will, and criminal damage to property belonging to the same person.

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  10. Martin Jennings memorial motorcycle run will be roaring into townRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Around 1,600 motorcycles are expected to assemble this Sunday at the new Eastern Park and Ride Car Park at Union Hill, Truro to take part in the 28th Annual Martin Jennings Memorial Motorcycle Run. The first memorial run in 1988, following Martin Jennings fatal crash in the 1987 Isle of Man Manx GP, attracted 30 bikes at the start at Falmouth, finishing at Beacon, Camborne, with 130 motorcyclists, and since then it has steadily grown over the past 28 years to become the biggest charity memorial motorcycle run in Cornwall.

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  11. Falmouth man retires after 50 years at the same Penryn garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A Falmouth man who spent his entire working life working at a Penryn garage has bid a fond farewell to his employers, exactly 50 years after he started. Graham Calvert, 65, started working at the garage that would later become Ocean BMW on August 31 1966, and retired on August 31 this year.

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  12. Mawnan Bowls Club hosts Cornwall Bowl ladies' finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    More than 60 competitors had qualified for the event from teams throughout mid Cornwall. A great two days of bowling in beautiful sunshine was had by all.

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  13. Policing on the agenda at Falmouth meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    People living in the Falmouth and Penryn area will get a chance to discuss policing, fly-tipping, the Neighbourhood Plan, and other issues at a meeting in Mylor next Tuesday. The Falmouth and Penryn Community Network Panel will be at the Tremayne Hall from 7pm to 9pm, with an agenda covering the Police and Crime Plan, local policing, fly-tipping and littering and the Neighbourhood Plan.

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  14. Falmouth RFC recruit former Redruth flankerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    FALMOUTH Rugby Club have received a huge boost ahead of their new season with the signing of former Cornish Pirates and Redruth flanker Owen Hambly. The 29 year old, who has also played for Launceston, Mount's Bay and his home town of Truro, has a young family and decided to leave Redruth due to the excessive travelling.

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  15. Olympic hockey gold medallist comes to FalmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Members of Falmouth Hockey Club were both delighted and excited to welcome GB Olympic Hockey Gold Medallist, Giselle Ansley, to their Hockey Fest at Penryn College on Thursday evening. She started playing at a young age and although selected for Devon junior coaching she was not always selected to attend the West Regional Centre.

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  16. Five shouts in three days for Falmouth RNLI crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A medical evacuation from a French trawler was just one of five shouts in three for volunteer crew-members of Falmouth RNLI last week. The all weather lifeboat was called at around 9.15am on Thursday to evacuate a fisherman with a fractured arm from the 23 metre fishing boat Yannick which was 11 miles east-north-east from Zone Point.

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  17. MP visit for young citizens supporting good causesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A group of 58 young people from Helston, Falmouth, Penryn and Mullion secondary schools have spent the summer building their own confidence and building better communities with a local charity. BF Adventure, based near Penryn, has helped the children through the government backed National Citizen Service scheme, as they met new people, built confidence, challenged themselves, learned new skills and completed a 30 hour social action project.

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  18. Pub barbecue raises cash to buy more reindeers for MabeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    It may have been mid-August, but residents of Mabe had Christmas on their minds when they turned out in force to support the annual Red Arrows barbecue. With the grounds of the New Inn providing a perfect spot from which to watch the aerial display, the family barbecue has become a popular addition to the village calendar and one which raises money for the Christmas lights.

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  19. Family aims to build gig boat in memory of 'silent mountain' Chris following sudden and early deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    The family of a Penzance rower known as the 'silent mountain' who died suddenly at Christmas last year have set up a fundraising campaign to build a new gig boat in his name. Chris Cox was 29 when he collapsed at home on December 29, just minutes after having a normal conversation with his mother.

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  20. Kathryn's family: Lennon Watts, Celia Prynn, Alicia Watts, Tony Watts, Andrew Price and Alice BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Family and friends of Kathryn Price, who was killed in a car crash on the Penryn bypass, gathered at her grave on Saturday and released balloons to mark the tenth anniversary of her death. Kathryn's mum and step-dad, Alicia and Tony Watts, were joined by her brothers, Andrew, 21, and Lennon, 15; grandmother, Celia Prynn, and several friends as they celebrated her life and mourned her passing.

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