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  1. Boxing Day fixtures will be played for Mayor's Cup and Tommy Strike Memorial TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Falmouth Packet

    EXCITEMENT is building in Porthleven and Helston as the Mayor's Cup and Strike Memorial Trophy return to the football calendar on Boxing Day. It will be the first time since the 1960s the silverware will be fought for by the clubs, with the reserves playing for the trophy before the senior sides battle for the cup.

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  2. Crooked Helston copper admits conning women of moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Falmouth Packet

    A suspended Helston police officer could be spending his last Christmas as a free man for a while after admitting conning women out of tens of thousands of pounds. Having previously indicated he would plead not guilty when he first faced a range of charges, including fraud, back in February this year, last Friday Christopher Higgs appeared before Plymouth Crown Court to plead guilty to 15 offences.

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  3. FOOTBALL: Last gasp goal leaves Helston Athletic with just a pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Falmouth Packet

    HELSTON Athletic were shouting "bah humbug" on Saturday as an equaliser with the last touch of the game saw them take just one point away from Mousehole . The Blues looked to be heading back to Kellaway Park with three points thanks to Mark Goldsworthy's 65th minute strike.

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  4. Carl Rickard scores in injury time to give St Dennis 2-1 win at Kernick RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Falmouth Packet

    SUPERIOR football was played by Penryn Athletic on Saturday as they welcomed fellow promotion chasers St Dennis to Kernick Road. However, despite the quality of their game, the end result did not match the style and flow of the game as the visitors went home with three points and first place in the South West Peninsula League West for Christmas.

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  5. Helston and Porthleven to do battle this Boxing Day as Mayors Cup match returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Falmouth Packet

    Helston and Porthleven have long held a - in the main friendly - rivalry and this year it will be played out on the football pitch. It will see Helston Athletic FC taking on Porthleven FC in a game of football, which this year is being hosted by Porthleven at Gala Parc from 2pm on December 26. The contest was started by FE Strike, a former chairman of Porthleven Town Council.

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  6. Helston council aims to give painting of 'Dam Busters' hero back to Porthleven by ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Falmouth Packet

    The port's mayor Daniel Williams said he still hoped the transfer could be made this year after Helston Town Council agreed to hand it over, together with a second, damaged portrait and other memorabilia. The paintings had been among the Helston council collection ever since the two towns split from being a borough council.

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  7. STR Clinton stay in front of Godolphin Club in Division OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Falmouth Packet

    They recorded a 3-2 win away at Illogan HI A, who are third in the league, but were unable to pull down the lead of STR Clinton as they crushed Lanner 5-0, with a 58 break from Alan Hurley being the highlight. In Division Two, Porthleven put in a good performance at home to Camborne Conservative Club to win a tight match 3-2.

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  8. CRICKET: Cornwall Cricket League division plans mapped out for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Falmouth Packet

    In the Western side of the competition, promotions have been awarded to Stithians' second team and third XI of St Gluvias. Stithians move into Division Four West while the Saints will participate a league higher than the 2014 season as both are filling vacancies which have opened up since the final game.

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  9. Porthleven RNLI fundraisers mark 20 years of helping save lives at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Falmouth Packet

    Two decades of fundraising for the RNLI was marked on Saturday when the charity's Porthleven and District branch marked its 20th anniversary. Formed on December 6, 1994, the branch has raised thousands of pounds over the years for the charity that saves lives at sea.

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  10. Admiral drops in to open Porthleven Primary play areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Falmouth Packet

    One of the most senior admirals of the British Navy dropped in to Porthleven Primary School to open its new play area. The Second Sea Lord, Vice Admiral David Steel, was there to cut the ribbon to the new facilities which have been paid for from an Armed Forces Community Covenant grant.

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    Thursday Dec 11 | Cornish Guardian

    WINNERS of the third annual Cornish Brides Awards were announced in front of more than 130 guests at a ceremony. Organised and hosted by Cornish Brides Magazine, the industry event at The Hotel Victoria, in Newquay, featured a festive dinner and entertainment from the Strawdogs Party Band.

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  12. SNOOKER: Godolphin stay in reach of ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Falmouth Packet

    A 4-1 win was recorded by the club away at Playing Place A to keep them in second place behind STR, who completed a 5-0 whitewash over Playing Place B. Also in Division One action were Breage who put up a good fight against Illogan HI B before falling to a 3-2 defeat.

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  13. Plans already afoot to having a Ball this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Falmouth Packet

    Following on from the screaming success of the Halloween Masked Ball that attracted a sell-out crowd to scary going-ons at Flambards Theme Park, Helston, Masked Ball organisers are already setting the scene for the next event at Porthleven. First up on the bill is legendary producer and DJ Andy Weatherall, whose performance was the talk of last summer's Port Eliot Festival.

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  14. Porthleven RNLI branch celebrates 20 years of fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Falmouth Packet

    Two decades of fundraising for the RNLI was marked on Saturday when the charity's Porthleven and District branch marked its 20th anniversary. Formed on December 6, 1994, the branch has raised thousands of pounds over the years for the charity that saves lives at sea.

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  15. Restuarants in Cornwall thanked for raising funds to tackle homelessness and food povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Falmouth Packet

    StreetSmart is an annual campaign that began on November 1 and will run until December 31, raising money for St Petroc's Society, Cornwall Women's Refuge Trust and the Cornish branches of Foodbank, through restaurants asking their diners' permission to add A 1 to their bill. 13 restaurants have been taking part including: Nathan Outlaw's at St. Enodoc Hotel, in Rock; The Halsetown Inn, in Halsetown; Archie Browns, in Truro and Penzance; Carbis Bay Hotel's Beach Club Restaurant, in Carbis Bay; The Old School Bar & Kitchen, in Mount Hawke; Alba, in St. Ives; The Square, Kota and Kota Kai, in Porthleven; No.

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  16. What big name acts are playing at 2015's Summer Masked Ball? First big names are announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Falmouth Packet

    What big name acts are playing at 2015's Summer Masked Ball? First big names are announced The Masked Ball, the glamorous mainstay of the south-west party calendar, has just announced the first round of acts to appear at the Summer Masked Ball, next year. Following on from the screaming success of the Halloween Masked Ball that attracted a sell-out crowd to scary going-ons at Flambards Theme Park, Helston; Masked Ball organisers are already setting the scene for the next event at Porthleven.

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  17. Helston lights switch on 'busier than Flora Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Falmouth Packet

    People were encouraged to head into town ahead of the 7.30pm switch on, to look at the stalls and sample the food on offer from the various vendors. Inside the Guildhall, charity groups had set up fundraising stands and were running games, while on the main stage there was entertainment from the Culdrose Military Wives Choir, Helston Town Band leading carols and Samba Celtica.

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  18. Christmas fun day at Redruth Youth CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Falmouth Packet

    Families and young people from Camborne, Redruth, Pool, Helston, Porthleven and The Lizard are invited to take part in the event from 11am to 2pm. Activities on offer at the Youth Centre in Tolgus Road will include a surf simulator, an inflatable boxing ring, a bouncy castle, and a mobile skate park .

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  19. Cancer survivors and Penryn College students launch charity calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Falmouth Packet

    Pupils from Penryn College had an emotional reunion with a group of current and former cancer sufferers as they marked the launch of a charity calendar. The students were joined by a group of women who had posed as models for next year's Made for Life calendar, which the children had helped to produce.

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  20. Man in Cornwall clung to paddle board for six hours in the pitch blackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: Darren Wilson's friends demand that 'star' witness in Michael Brown case now be charged with PERJURY for hands up, don't shoot 'lie' More than 1,000 flights CANCELLED and 450 delayed: Thanksgiving travelers hit by chaos as nor'easter barrels into East Coast Dramatic rescue of man who clung to his paddle board for six hours in the pitch black after he was spotted a mile out to sea A man was rescued last night after he was adrift for six hours on a paddle board off the coast of Cornwall. The RNLI and coastguard teams from Penzance, St Ives, Penlee and Porthleven raced to the scene along with a helicopter and searched for several hours.

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