Penzance, England Newswire (Page 7)

Penzance, England Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Here's how to celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    As the Queen gets ready to celebrate her official birthday this weekend, Cornwall is gearing up to honour Her Majesty's 90 years. The Monarch's milestone birthday takes place on Saturday, June 11 but here in Cornwall we are celebrating the momentous event all weekend, from Friday, June 10, right through to Sunday, June 12. From the return of The Big Lunch at Eden to endless street parties, bring out the red, white and blue - it's time to be British.

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  2. 15 stone circles that are even more beautiful than StonehengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Kinston Free Press

    Stonehenge in the west of England is undoubtedly the king of stone circles - stone monuments originally set out in a way to form a circle or ellipse. However, it's easy to overlook the dozens of other stone circles which can be found across the British Isles and even as far afield as Israel.

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  3. Enjoy fish and chips at Rick Stein'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    To celebrate National Fish and Chip Day we've picked nine seafood spots where you can enjoy a good ol' chip butty, a double-cooked spud or a beautifully battered piece of cod. Ease your way into the weekend with a takeaway by the sea or sit inside and stare out at some of the best harbour views Cornwall has to offer, with these naughty but nice fish and chip shops.

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  4. Review: HMS Pinafore @ Theatre Royal, BathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | This is Bath

    Sasha Regan's all male HMS Pinafore by Gilbert & Sullivan at the Theatre Royal, Bath is hilarious, sleek, camp and above all most enjoyable. The audience at the opening night of this very polished production absolutely loved it, with a resounding applause at the end.Bath really loves Sasha Regan's all male productions, The Pirates of Penzance was equally brilliant last year, and H.M.S. Pinafore is just as polished and funny.

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  5. Cornish delight: Bathers strip off to take a dip at the UK's...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Security scare grounds flights at Cologne Airport after man 'rushed' through checkpoint without being screened.... because he wanted to take the 'quickest route to his plane' Families of British tourists killed in Tunisian beach massacre claim TUI 'ignored terror warnings and put victims at risk through an unholy trinity of practices' Cornish delight: Bathers strip off to take a dip at the UK's largest seawater pool as it reopens following a 3million refurbishment Passenger deaths, severe turbulence and blown-out windscreens: Pilots and cabin crew reveal the most frightening moments that travellers were never told about The nation's favourite holiday destinations revealed: Brummies head to Barcelona, Mancunians prefer Fuerteventura and it's Marrakech that attracts Londoners Are you looking at me? The hilarious photobombing animals that left holidaymakers with travel snaps that they'll ... (more)

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  6. Sasha Regan's all-male HMS Pinafore tours to the Theatre RoyalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | This is Bath

    The award-winning team that enthralled Bath audiences on their debut visit last year with The Pirates of Penzance, will return to the city as Sasha Regan's all-male HMS Pinafore tours to the Theatre Royal from Tuesday, May 31, to Saturday, June 4. With its infectious tunes and beautifully constructed libretto, HMS Pinafore makes a perfect match with Sasha Regan's inimitable style - fresh, fast, inventive and an absolute must-see! In Gilbert and Sullivan's much-loved comic opera, when lowly tar, Ralph Rackstraw, falls for the Captain's Daughter, Josephine, the age-old conundrum of love between the classes ensues.

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  7. Pro-Canadian Brit wants U.K. to leave European UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Toronto Star

    The English fisherman who made waves around the world by flying Canadian flags on British boats during the "turbot war"a Z wants Canada to help get his country out of the EU. Retired English fisherman Mick Mahon, who made waves by flying Canadian flags during the "turbot war" is looking for Canada's help to get the United Kingdom out of the European Union.

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  8. Have you seen June Gorvin? Police search for missing Pendeen womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Police and Coastguard rescue teams are searching for a 69-year-old woman who is missing from her home in Trewellard, Pendeen. Officers are extremely concerned for the welfare of June Gorvin who last spoke with family members at 6pm on Monday .

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  9. Watch as we take you on a full tour inside the new Jubilee PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    "STUNNING" - it would be hard to find a more suitable description for Penzance's newly-refurbished Jubilee Pool on a sunny day. The word, which will doubtless be echoed by many hundreds of visitors over the next few months, was used by Amelia Kitchen, the pool's project co-ordinator, who feels this will be a "special summer" in the history of the lido.

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  10. Student art being prepped for this year's This Way Up showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Tuesday saw the launch of an annual college art show in Truro city centre, which sees the 5,000th student exhibit their work at the week-long event. Now in its 11th year, the This Way Up art exhibition on Lemon Quay is open to the public from 9am to 6pm until Friday and from 9am to 3pm on Saturday.

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  11. Volunteer run Penwith Radio to change its name to Coast FMRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Following a recent move to new premises at the Penwith Building in Parade Street, the station has announced it will be changing its name to Coast FM. station that I hope the people of West Cornwall will take to their hearts and treat as their own.

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  12. Interesting Stuff - 21 May 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Time Goes By

    For U.K. TGB readers, there is an extensive list online of upcoming summer festivals - an amazing variety of them. I'm sorry I missed the mussel festival earlier this month but on 25 and 26 June, there is the first Gin Festival.

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  13. 10 fun things to do in the Wichita area this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Tour of Art Garden at Wichita Art Museum, for ages 6 and older, 10 a.m. Saturday, meet in the foyer, 1400 W. Museum Blvd.; free; if the weather is rainy, an indoor tour will be conducted; 316-268-4921 , wichitaartmuseum.org . Midwest Beerfest, 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Century II Expo Hall, 225 W. Douglas; $45, or $15 for a designated-driver ticket; www.midwestbeerfest.com , www.wichitatix.com , 316-303-8100 .

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  14. It's barely changed since Poldark's day! Incredible now-and-then...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Daily Mail

    It's barely changed since Poldark's day! Incredible now-and-then pictures show how the 19th-century Cornish landscape remains strikingly familiar - although it HAS been cleaned up a bit for the tourists From seaside ports plagued by grinding poverty to picture-postcard tourist hotspots, these striking photographs reveal just how Cornwall's towns and villages have changed since Poldark's day. Earlier this week, MailOnline shared an incredible archive of black-and-white images depicting the gritty lives of poverty-stricken families living in the county in the late 19th and early 20th century, long before places like Rock, Newquay and St Ives became summer getaway destinations.

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  15. It's not quite like the TV version! Incredible archive of photos of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Daily Mail

    It's not quite like the TV version! Incredible archive of photos of the real Poldark country shows grinding poverty of 19th century Cornwall More than 1,500 black and white images depict the gritty lives lived by poverty-stricken families in historic Cornwall Collection is to go on sale at auction and is expected to sell for A 25,000 when it goes under the hammer next month More than 1,500 black and white images depict the gritty lives lived by poverty-stricken families living in the county in the late 19th and early 20th century, and show the lowly beginnings of towns like Rock, Fowey, Newquay and St Ives long before they became picture-postcard tourist hotspots.

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  16. Video: Rare Arctic whale turns up in Westcountry 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The bowhead whale, only the second to be seen in British waters, was photographed close inshore at Marazion, near Penzance, by marine mammal observer and medic, Dave Jarvis of British Divers Marine Life Rescue . The Sea Watch Foundation said initial thoughts were that it might be a humpback whale, but on-board whale researcher Marijke De Boer suspected that the animal was in fact a bowhead whale, making only its second appearance in UK waters in modern times.

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    May 16, 2016 | Western morning News

    Plymouth's Derriford Hospital has topped an unenviable national league as the number of operations cancelled at the last minute reached a 10 year high. The hospital, which is the biggest in the region, cancelled 2,269 operations in 2015-16, according to figures supplied by NHS England.

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  18. Your WOCA winners in a nutshell: a look at why they wonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    It was an exciting weekend for us celebrating the very best of the Cornish arts scene, voted by you, at the What's On Cornwall Awards. In a room filled with Cornish talent, we take a look back over the winners to see why they deserve a WOCA.

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  19. What's On Cornwall Awards a huge success despite Jethro storming offRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    IT WAS certainly an interesting night - the What's On Cornwall Awards 2016 saw a comedy legend storm out mid-performance as another comedy hero made an unexpected appearance and came to the rescue, while 11 winners received their WOCAs for being the best in Cornwall over the past year. Midway through his third brief appearance of the night, he accused the 200-strong audience of not listening and stormed out just before I could give him my Editor's Choice award to mark his 40 years of entertaining people.

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  20. Falmouth Vocalz choir return from successful trip to BrittanyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

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