Redruth, England Newswire

Redruth, England Newswire

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  1. Man crushed to death at Redruth recycling centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Falmouth Packet

    A man has died after being crushed in machinery at a recycling plant in Redruth, reported locally to be a baling machine. Police and ambulance were called to H&S Recylcing on the Cardrew Industrial Estate at around 4pm yesterday to reports of a man trapped in a machine.

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  2. Boost in Basic Payment Scheme for entitlement values and greening ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Somerset County Gazette

    Farmers will see a boost in their basic payments this year after farming minister George Eustice increased entitlement values and greening rates. Coupled with the favourable Basic Payment Scheme exchange rate confirmed in September, basic payments will be worth 25% more on average this year, compared to 2015.

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  3. Police investigating assault on teenage girl in RedruthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Falmouth Packet

    Two members of the public had to stop an assailant who tried to follow a 16 year old into a Pool takeaway after punching and kicking her in the street. The incident happened at around 7pm on Trevenson Road, when the 16 year old girl was walking towards the Subway store.

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  4. Andrew Seviour, who has been selected for a Cornwall Development XV to take on LauncestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Falmouth Packet

    Two Penryn players are in the starting line-up for a Cornwall Development XV that will take on Launceston at Polson Bridge on Saturday . Centre Andrew Seviour and Mitchell Vague are in the side, while Falmouth No 8 Tom Simmons is on the bench.

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  5. Former mining site transformed into affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Falmouth Packet

    Anna Shepherd of Coastline Housing and David Pengelly of Mi-space Living at the new Coastline Housing development. Pic by Lee Searle.

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  6. Free parking for Christmas lights switch on in CamborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Falmouth Packet

    The Christmas season gets well and truly underway in Camborne on Saturday when this year's lights will be switched on at 4.30pm by the mayor, Val Dalley. The day will also mark the start of free weekend parking in Rosewarne car parks up until Christmas.

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  7. St Michael's School pupils ready for the paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Falmouth Packet

    There was a sombre hush over Helston, Porthleven and Lizard Peninsula at the weekend as silences were observed on both days in tribute to the area's war fallen. The way the dates fell this year meant that Armistice Day on November 11 was followed immediately by Remembrance Sunday the following day.

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  8. What it's like inside the giant new Lidl warehouse near Exeter and how to get a job thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | This Is South Devon

    It's Lidl's biggest warehouse - and there's enough room inside for nine Jumbo Jets. The German store giant's huge regional distribution centre was officially opened on Friday, after taking just over a year to build on the Exeter Gateway Business Park.

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  9. Treluswell roundabout crews could be off the road before DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Council expects work at the Treluswell roundabout near Penryn to be finished before Christmas, according to an update from Cormac. The contractor added that the majority of work at the roundabout over the next month will be carried out at night time to keep traffic flowing during the day.

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  10. Candy Atherton with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn at a rally in Redruth in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Falmouth Packet

    In 2014 she was one of the main drivers behind the passing of article 4 in Falmouth which required landlords planning to convert a property into a house of multiple occupancy to get planning permission.

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  11. Piratical games makers looking to put Penryn on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | Falmouth Packet

    Two Penryn-based game makers have travelled to Germany with plans to plan to make the town famous with their latest endeavour. Last week Cait Russell and Matt Tweed travelled to Essen in Germany to attend Spiel, the largest board game expo in the world, and show their brand new Cornish board game Pirates of Penryn more than 200,000 attendees, as well as gathering support for their Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign.

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  12. School children get involved with youth democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | Falmouth Packet

    Last week young people from Camborne held a conference on youth democracy which gave them the opportunity to put their questions to their community leaders. The Question Time panel included two Cornwall Council cabinet members, Councillor Sally Hawken, the portfolio holder for children and wellbeing, and Councillor Sue James, the portfolio holder for the environment and public protection, as well as Joseph Harrison from the Fairtrade Foundation, Councillor Val Dalley, the mayor of Camborne, Councillor Judy Davidson MBE of Redruth Town Council and Cornwall Council's service director Kieran Topping.

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  13. George Eustice MP with Pool Academy mascot Buzz the Bear and student Alfie BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The MP for Camborne, Redruth and Hayle took part in a lesson for an hour to learn about education in Mr Eustice also met the school mascot Buzz the Bear and spoke to student Alfie Baker about his project which Alfie said: "It was very interesting to meet the MP. He said he thought it was great that we, the community where he lived, were innovative enough to send something up into space.

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  14. Death crash motorcyclist named as police appeal for witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A man who died following a collision between a motorcycle and a tractor in Cornwall has been named as 62-year-old Andrew Green from Redruth. Police are appealing for witnesses following the accident at 7:18pm on Saturday, October 14 when police were notified of collision on the A30 westbound between Scorrier and Redruth.

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  15. 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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  16. Redruth man killed in crash between motorbike and tractor-trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Police were called at around 7.20pm on Saturday, to reports of a collision on the westbound carriageway, between Scorrier and Redruth. A police spokesperson said: "As a result of the collision a 62 year-old man from the Redruth area was pronounced deceased.

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  17. Missing woman found safe and wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Police have located a former Falmouth woman after she went missing last Tuesday for the second time in three months.

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  18. Her mother paid tribute to her 'bubbly' daughter who was 'in a really happy place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    The mother of a legal secretary said she was "in a really happy place" in the months before she crashed into a tractor's trailer on the A30 and died with her partner's baby in the car. Mum-of-one Tammy Platow, 31, from Penryn , died on the A30 near Avers roundabout in Redruth on January 11 of this year.

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  19. New home brings new lease of life for former rugby playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    James Ball with the Coastline Housing and Coastline Services teams who came together in a DIY SOS effort to give him a home that he could comfortably get around after years of unsuitable housing. A former Redruth rugby player who became a wheelchair user following sudden onset health problems, has settled into a new home thanks to the DIY SOS-style efforts of social landlord Coastline Housing.

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  20. True Diy Sos effort ensures lifetime home for local familyRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | Pressat

    The fact that I can now get upstairs to read my daughter a bedtime story and kiss her goodnight is just massive. It's made the world of difference.

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