Perranporth, England Newswire

Perranporth, England Newswire

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  1. Climbing Cornish sand cliffs 'could kill instantly'Read the original story

    Monday | BBC News

    This was echoed by Coastsafe, a police-led initiative in Newquay, which added: "If the sand collapses with a person on it, the weight could kill instantly or bury you underneath suffocating you." Other sand cliffs on Cornish beaches created by Storm Eleanor, including Perranporth Beach and Summerleaze Beach in Bude, have been flattened .

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  2. True scale of Britain's hidden plastic horror exposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Daily Mail

    True scale of Britain's hidden plastic horror exposed: 'Tidal wave of waste' is scooped from the seabed by Storm Eleanor then washed ashore blighting the beautiful Cornish coast Storm Eleanor brought winds of up to 100mph when it hit the UK coast last week leaving damage in its wake Martin Dorey, of campaign group #2minutebeachclean, said it was a 'tidal wave of waste' and removing it would be a mammoth task. The effects of the storm and the waste it brought ashore are visible on some of the most popular beaches in Cornwall.

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  3. 'There must be millions and millions of pieces and each one is capable of killing birds and fish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Cornish Guardian

    Beaches across Cornwall have been left looking like a 'plastic war zone' after the worst wave of plastic pollution in four years was washed up in the wake of Storm Eleanor . Our coast has been covered with plastic debris, broken fishing nets , pieces of Lego and everything from plastic straws and bottles to shredded bags and polysterene .

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  4. Work on 'Iconic and visionary' seafront development to start this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Falmouth Packet

    The Liner development at St Michaels Hotel and Spa opposite Gyllyngvase Beach on the former site of The Falmouth Beach hotel is finally set to sail. The original Liner scheme was granted full planning consent in December 2014 for 56 apartments, together with a restaurant bar and village shop.

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  5. Storm Eleanor has changed the shape of BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Metro UK News

    Storm Eleanor's raw power has caused millions of tonnes of sand to shift and create cliffs as high as 32 feet on some of Britain's most popular beaches. The 100mph winds combined with powerful tides brought on by a super moon this week, left a significant mark on the Cornish coastline.

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  6. Shifting sands: Storm Eleanor changes shape of Cornwall beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | BBC News

    New "sand cliffs" have developed along the coast of north Cornwall, causing one beach to be closed by the council. Gusts of up to 100mph hit parts of the UK on Wednesday morning, combining with powerful tides to make a significant impact on the coastline.

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  7. Strong winds bring flooding and damage as Storm Eleanor hits Cornwall coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall has been battered by Storm Eleanor overnight with Cornwall Fire Brigade attending multiple incidents for flooded properties and dangerous structures blowing in the wind. With Met Office forecasting strong winds and heavy rain over the next few hours, Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service is warning residents and visitors to be prepared and take precautions where necessary.

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  8. Fire crews from across Cornwall fight 'horrendous' inferno at holiday parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Firefighters from Torpoint were among the nearly a dozen crews fighting a 'horrendous' fire at a holiday park in Cornwall this morning.

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  9. A washed up cup mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Block Island Times

    A mystery Block Island cup that washed ashore more than 3,000 miles away, in Cornwall, England. Photos by Chris Easton Perranporth Beach, in Cornwall, England, is almost three miles long and is on the north coast of the county, facing the Atlantic Ocean.

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  10. These are 20 amazing things that Cornwall has given the worldRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Cornwall is really proud of its culture and unique know-how and it has seen the rise of many wonders and influential people. From inventions to lifestyle and culture, the county's people have changed the world in dozens of ways and Cornwall Live has had a look at the top 20 things Cornwall has given the people of planet Earth.

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  11. most beautiful places in the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    From pioneering wetsuits to surf fashion and board-shaping, Cornwall is at the forefront of the surfing industry and now proudly exports its technology and its world champion pro surfers to all four corners of the world. Surfing is as much part of Cornwall's DNA as pasties and St Piran.

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  12. Lifeguards take to selected Cornish beaches for half termRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Praa Sands will be patrolled by RNLI lifeguards to keep the public safe this half term holiday, as will several other Cornish beaches. The charity has said it will be covering some of the county's busiest beaches over the holiday period, from October 21 to 29. Community safety partner at the RNLI Steve Instance said: "It has been a busy 2017 season for our lifeguards who have worked hard to keep large numbers of beachgoers safe.

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  13. Seven Falmouth and Penryn rugby players involved in Cornwall training session - but which ones?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The long road to the County Championship final on Sunday, May 27 has already begun and potential county players attended a gathering following an invitation from selectors, who had travelled around watching numerous club matches and picking out those who caught the eye. Borough centre Andrew Seviour, back row Adam Hughes and wing Mitchell Vague were included, as were Falmouth full back Tim Edmonds and Number 8 Tom Simmons.

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  14. VIDEO: Packet Predictor checks in from the sunny west coast to make his call on the week's big gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    There are some great ties in prospect, with Helston's trip to Perranporth one that many will see as a potential upset. IN the SWPL Premier, the league's top two Plymouth Argyle and Plymouth Parkway lock horns tonight, before Argyle travel to Sticker for an unusual Monday night kick-off to mark the unveiling of the home side's new floodlights.

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  15. Five cars torched in early-morning arson attacks across CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Arson is suspected after four cars caught fire in Newquay while arsonists are thought to have caused other fires across Cornwall. They found the cars on fire - including one that was gas powered - and local crews had to call for backup from Perranporth.

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  16. Mining history of iconic cliff-scape at Perranporth to be studied for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Experts are studying the little-known mining history of the vulnerable cliffs overlooking the beach at Perranporth to show if the search for tin and copper in the area began in medieval or even prehistoric times. Thousands of visitors enjoy the town's beach, but most don't realise that many of the caves in the cliffs are man-made.

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  17. Jellyfish invasion: Beachgoers warned as poisonous Portuguese man o' war washed up on Cornish beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The Marine Conservation Society , is urging autumn beach visitors to look out for a bizarre stinging creature, the Portuguese man o' war, but advises people not to touch. Cornwall Wildlife Trust has had an unprecedented number of Portuguese Man O War sightings reported to their Marine Strandings Network - 144 in the last three days.

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  18. Pub and bank fuel high octane Hospice fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Teams from the award-winning Victoria Inn at Threemilestone and the Santander high street and online banking group are joining forces for a series of high octane events to raise cash for Children's hospice South West. Organised by local girl Karenza Grose, who has worked at the Victoria Inn for over 11 years, the events will culminate in a sponsored parachute jump at Perranporth airbase on September 16th.

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  19. Cornwall set for record temperatures tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Holidaymakers and parents and children trying to enjoy the school holidays can finally rejoice as parts of Cornwall will enjoy the hottest temperatures of the month tomorrow. The hottest any part of Cornwall has been this month is 20, but it has often been accompanied by rain.

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  20. 23 of the cleanest beaches to visit in Cornwall this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    As two Cornwall beaches have been red flagged for pollution , we take a look at some of the most popular and clean beaches you can visit in the county. We have more miles of coastline and more Blue Flag beaches than anywhere else in the UK, plus hundreds of hidden coves that are simply beautiful, it's no wonder it's been named the top staycation destination in the UK - again.

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