Perranporth, England Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Mark Polmear thrown out of inquest after screaming at doctor over death of daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Grieving father who was thrown out of his seven-year-old daughter's inquest after screaming at a doctor says her death has condemned him 'to a life of emptiness' A grieving father was thrown out of an inquest into his seven-year-old daughter's death after screaming at a doctor who he claimed failed to spot the rare lung condition that killed her. Mark Polmear, 44, was forced to leave the hearing after he bellowed at the medic: 'You took everything from me, I'm going to take it from you.


  2. Camborne Redruth Lions 12th Easter egg hunt goes ahead despite the threat of bad weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    DESPITE the threat of heavy rain, hail and possibly thunder, the organisers of the Lion's 12th Easter Egg Hunt decided that the event should still go ahead. It crossed the minds of the Lion's fund raising committee to postpone or cancel the egg hunt on Portreath Beach on Sunday but having prior fund raising events and having already purchased the Easter Eggs that motion was squashed and it was unanimously agreed that the egg hunt should proceed.


  3. Countdown to Falmouth's sea shanty festival continues The countdown...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    The countdown to the Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival continues with a look at two more of the groups who will be performing in June. Cape Cornwall Singers were formed early in 1997 in an attempt to resurrect the singing tradition in the local pubs around St Just.


  4. Megan launches album at the Watering Hole on Good Friday 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    BASED singer-songwriter Megan Schirnhofer, launches her album Mama at The Watering Hole, Perranporth, on Good Friday, from 8.30pm. Megan has been gigging all around Cornwall and further afield such as Bristol in the last year.


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    Mar 22, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A REDRUTH man is on top of the world after he and his teammate bowled away the competition to be crowned World Short Mat Bowls Pairs Champions. Peter Hore, 29, of the Holmans club in Camborne, has returned to Cornwall after combining with West Midlands man Christopher Willies to lift the title at the Leigh Indoor Sports Centre in Manchester.


  6. Ten brilliant things to do in Cornwall this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Celebrating the music of the great George Gershwin, Duchy Ballet showcases the multiple talents of its dancers in the style of the 1930s musicals. Mad Dog Mcrea, Princess Pavilion , 8pm, Saturday, A 13.50 Mad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz and, bluegrass.


  7. Happy St Piran's Day! 9 breathtaking places to visit in Cornwall ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 |

    Forget far flung exotic getaways - these incredible sights, complete with fresh seafood and crystal waters are just a train ride away It's St Piran's Day, the 24-hours of the year when the people of Cornwall gather to celebrate the saint of tin miners through street parties and plays across the stunning south-western county. This weekend, crowds will come together for a series of processions near Perranporth, where according to legend, the Patron saint was washed up from Ireland in the 5th century AD.


  8. Amnesty International members of Falmouth and Truro remembering St...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Amnesty International is commemorating St Piran as a refugee and torture victim as Cornwall prepares to celebrate the patron saint of tinners on March 5. Local Amnesty supporters, including members of the Truro and Falmouth Group, gathered at Perranporth Beach last week, where the saint is said to have landed in the fifth century after being expelled from Ireland because of his religious beliefs. It is thought he was made a bishop after studying the scriptures in Rome and is credited with various miracles in Ireland in his quest to convert the native people to Christianity.


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    Feb 23, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    European Springs & Pressings has seen a 60% growth in its specialist industry over the last two years resulting in A 6m+ turnover in 2015 A manufacturing firm is bucking the national UK trend of job losses by expanding its workforce by an additional 15%. European Springs & Pressings has seen a 60% growth in its specialist industry over the last two years resulting in A 6 million turnover in 2015.


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    Feb 19, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A WADEBRIDGE woman who caused a "catastrophic" car crash while on her way to a party, which left six other people seriously injured, has been jailed for nine months at Truro Crown Court today - her 20th birthday. Shannon Ashcroft was also disqualified from driving for two years and will have to take an extended driving test after that.


  11. TripAdvisor names Devon's Woolacombe Beach the best in BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Devon beach named the best in Britain by TripAdvisor Cornwall scooped the most number of awards of any county in the UK, with Rhossili Bay in Swansea coming fourth While glorious beaches and tranquil waters may feel a million miles away from life in Britain, there are actually a number of spectacular gems right on our doorsteps. TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards has named the breath-taking Woolacombe Beach in Devon as the number one in the UK, for a second year in a row.


  12. Woolacombe beach gets names best beach in the UK by TripAdvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | This Is Somerset

    Woolacombe Beach in Devon has today been named best rated beach in the UK today, while Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos is crowned number one beach in the world in the Travellers' Choice awards for Beaches, announced by the travel planning and booking site TripAdvisor. "Golden sands and azure waters may seem a million miles away from a cold February in the UK, but visiting some of the world's best rated beaches might be more affordable than you'd think," commented TripAdvisor spokesperson, James Kay, "If you plan ahead now, you can find hotel stays at five of the ten winning beaches for less than A 200 a night on TripAdvisor."


  13. Breaking Hunt for 11-year-old boy missing from Truro - Update a hunt...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

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  14. Falmouth pair reach semi-final of Perran Winter Foursomes after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    FALMOUTH Golf Club's Micky Doust left and Ben Browning who made it through to the Perranporth Winter League semi finals with a superb but narrow victory in a play off against their own club professional Nick Rogers and his partner Colin Kitt on Sunday. Micky and Ben were 1 up playing the 18th but were forced into a play off which went to the 21st hole before qualifying for the February 21st semi-final against Truro pair Paul Suddes and Billy Downing.


  15. James Morrison returns to Cornwall for Tunes In The DunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    JAMES MORRISON is the first big name to be announced for Tunes In The Dunes, which runs from May 27 to 29 on Perranporth beach. James moved to Cornwall as a teenager, living in Porth near Newquay and playing regularly at The Phoenix pub, Watergate Bay.


  16. Packed Pride programme for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    It's been a long while since the UK last won the Eurovision song contest but Cornwall Pride is bringing a little of that past glory to Truro on August 27. Katrina Leskanich, of 1997 winners Katrina and The Waves, will be headlining the main event in the marquee on Lemon Quay. Support will be provided by Truro's very own Queen tribute band The Good Old Fashioned Lover Boys, and the harmony singing of A Little Twisted who went down well at the Picnic in the Park last year.


  17. Dog walker ordered to pay nearly 2,000 in fines and costs after being ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Out and about, people cover up the best they can to keep away the stinging sand that whips around them driven by the cold wind as they exercise their pet. They fight against the wintery elements driving sand storms as they wander past The popular Watering A DOG walker who failed to clean up after his pet when it fouled Perranporth Beach has been ordered to pay fines and costs totalling nearly A 2,000 at Truro Magistrates Court.


  18. Pirates overcome islanders in Christmas cracker Cornish Pirates 16 Jersey 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    FOR their last home game of 2015, the Cornish Pirates expected a 'Christmas Cracker' of a contest against Jersey at the Mennaye Field, and it was. Home games during the Christmas holiday period also always attract a big crowd, and this was certainly the case This was the Pirates largest attendance so far this season for this tenth versus sixth in the league table clash.