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  1. MAnager Steve Massey (left) and chairman Paul Hendy (right) welcome back Kirk DaviesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

    In a week in which Kirk Davies has returned to Kellaway Park following his move to St Austell earlier in the season, Hendy has refuted claims appearing on website forums. He said: "We are not going to do anything that will put the longevity of the club at risk.

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  2. Spate of burglaries on Lizard Peninsula this week - has your area been targeted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | Falmouth Packet

    One of the burglaries took place in a motorhome parked in a car park at Mill Lane, Porthleven. Photo: Google Maps A series of burglaries on the Lizard Peninsula over the course of three days this week has prompted police to appeal for help.

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  3. Match Memories: Porthleven v Mousehole from 1997 - can you remember the match?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Falmouth Packet

    This week's action picture from yesteryear shows Porthleven's Dave Chambers preparing to clear the ball during his side's match against Mousehole . Can you recall any other details of the match? If so, email Matt Dixon at [email protected] or call 01326 213338.

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  4. More than 70 people attend meeting at Porthleven Shipyard - here's what happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Falmouth Packet

    More than 70 people gathered in Porthleven Shipyard this afternoon in one last attempt to put their views across about its proposed redevelopment. Last month the planning committee at Cornwall Council deferred its decision over Trevor Osborne's proposed Innovation Building, housing studios and units for around 70 people, an internet cafe, bus shelter, public toilets and showers, after complaining it was given different statements over the level of support.

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  5. Welcome to a new Packet series called Match Memories - send us yoursRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Falmouth Packet

    As a continuation of our Golden Oldies series featuring photographs from yesteryear, we are now publishing a collection of pictures called Match Memories. However, if you would like an old picture published in the Packet newspaper and on our website, please email [email protected] or send to Matt Dixon, Packet Newspapers, Falmouth Business Park, Bickland Road, TR11 4SZ.

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  6. Helston Post Office is to open seven days a week after refurbishment.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston Post Office is set to reopen next week following a major refurbishment that will see it become accessible seven days a week. The branch in Coinagehall Street has been closed since September 18, so that four new counters can be fitted: one screened for privacy and security, two open plan and a serving point at the retail counter, which will provide the majority of post office services out of hours.

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  7. The plans for Helston Community College (left) and Porthleven shipyard were debated this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Falmouth Packet

    They are two of the highest profile planning applications to come out of the area for a number of years and this morning the fates of Porthleven's shipyard development and the rebuilding of Helston Community College were expected to be sealed - but it didn't quite work out like that. An already well-prolonged decision on Trevor Osborne's vision for an 'Innovation Building' overlooking Porthleven's harbour has been put back yet again, after the west sub-area planning committee at Cornwall Council agreed to defer their verdict until after a site meeting can take place.

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  8. Porthleven definitely owns the Moors, says mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Lawyers for Trevor Osborne and Porthleven Town Council, of which Andrew Wallis is mayor, are now involved over the ownership of a piece of Porthleven land Porthleven Town Council has staked its legal claim to the Moors playing field after the Porthleven Harbour and Dock Company said it held restrictive covenants over use of the land. The dock company owner Trevor Osborne had disputed claims by the council that it was the legal trustee of the land, instead asserting that his own business had "the benefit of the restrictive covenants and also rights of access over the property."

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  9. Tributes to dedicated football administrator Brian RidgeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    This is a rare picture of Falmouth Town A.F.C`s second team taken behind the grandstand at Ashfield in 1954 when they won promotion. Brian Ridgeon, from Falmouth, was registration secretary for the Falmouth-Helston League from its inception in 1960, before later becoming treasurer of the Combination League for 20 years.

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  10. Huge thank you given to family who raised over 2,000 for Mermaid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Presenting the cheque to Clinical Nurse Specialist and Team Lead Sarah Zee were family members Sally Dawson, Carol Jewell and Angela Dawson. THE family of a woman who received 'amazing' treatment at the Royal Cornwall Hospital have been thanked for their generosity after raising over A 2,000 for the Mermaid Centre.

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  11. Midweek Round-up: Two goals from Dan Stidwell sets up second win of the season for Helston AthleticRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Combination League: Perranwell versus Helston: Perranwell's Lachlan Brace denies Helston's Frazer Paterson the ball. Picture by Colin Higgs HELSTON recorded their second win of the SWPL Premier season with a 3-1 home success over Sticker last night.

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  12. Porthleven owner Trevor Osborne given one month to file proper...Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    He may own Porthleven harbour but Trevor Osborne should have followed the due process before painting 'illegal' double-yellow lines in the village, a local councillor has claimed The owner of a picturesque harbourside on the Lizard peninsula has been given a month to file the right highways application or remove his 'illegal' double yellow lines. Cornwall Council has written to the Harbour and Dock Company, owned by businessman Trevor Osborne asking him to follow the due process.

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  13. 'I'm not soft on crime,' says Helston's MPRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston's MP has said more must be done to stop criminals reoffending on release, after his appearance at a trial saw him wrongly accused of being soft on crime. Conservative MP Derek Thomas has defended himself against allegations that he helped a convicted robber get a lighter sentence and said he is pushing for reforms to the justice system.

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  14. Helston Post Office is to open seven days a week after refurbishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston Post Office is to close next month - and reopen with a modern new look and longer opening hours giving seven day a week access. The Coinagehall Street office will shut at 1pm on Monday, September 18 to allow for refurbishment that will include four modern counters: one screened for privacy and security, two open plan and a serving point at the retail counter, which will provide the majority of post office services out of hours.

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  15. VIDEO: Packet Predictor - "It may have bin a bad start but you can't change what's bin and gone"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    This weekend Wendron have a breather (let's face it, they've played two already) while Falmouth and Porthleven are at home.

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  16. Battle lines drawn between Porthleven Town Council and Trevor OsborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Lawyers for Trevor Osborne and Porthleven Town Council, of which Andrew Wallis is mayor, are now involved over the ownership of a piece of Porthleven land Battle lines have been drawn in Porthleven between the town council and the man who owns much of the port. A "situation" has arisen at the Moors Playing Field, also known locally as Bottom Park, regarding who has ownership and access to that area.

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  17. Exhibition will celebrate 40 years of Trevor Osborne's work in PorthlevenRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    In late July 1977 newspapers from the Helston Packet to The Financial Times ran features on the man who had bought a small Cornish fishing village for A 400,000. That man was Trevor Osborne, the village was Porthleven, and this month he is celebrating 40 years of ownership of the Porthleven Harbour & Dock Company with an exhibition at The Old Lifeboat House in Porthleven.

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  18. The man who owns a Cornish harbour shares his vision for its futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Like him or loathe him, there's no denying that one man has shaped the development of Porthleven in recent decades which is fast carving out a name for itself as a foodie destination in Cornwall. It was 40 years ago that Trevor Osborne bought the harbour and many of the buildings around the classic Cornish port.

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  19. Helston Athletic boss 'disappointed' by angry text message from Falmouth Town chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    HELSTON Athletic will be aiming to become the first club to retain the Dave Gardner Memorial Trophy when they take to the field at Penzance on Friday evening. The four-team tournament, which also features Falmouth Town and Penzance, has a little added spice this year after Blues boss Steve Massey signed three Town players last month.

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  20. The real story of Cornwall's part in the Dunkirk rescue as epic film is releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    As the latest blockbuster opens at cinemas, retelling the heroic efforts to save the lives of thousands of Allied soldiers from Dunkirk during the Second World War, we look at the role played by Cornwall in this incredible tale of heroism and bravery. Christopher Nolan's film Dunkirk, starring actors including Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance and a debut for Harry Styles, tells the dramatic story of operation Dynamo - the huge mission to rescue 280,000 British and 40,000 Allied troops trapped by Hitler's armies.

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