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  1. Cornwall: Mine host - A journey along Poldark's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    A pillar of sunshine moved across the cliff face, highlighting an arch of blue oxidised copper. My companion, Hetty, smiled at my amazement: there are plenty more seams like this, she said.

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  2. Chiverton to Carland Cross road improvement scheme to be discussed at meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Falmouth Packet

    Residents of the St Agnes and Perranporth area are being invited to hear about the A30 Chiverton Cross to Carland Cross improvement scheme at the next Community Network panel meeting on Thursday, November 24. Highways England, who has been leading on the recent public consultation events for this scheme to transform this section of the A30 by creating a dual carriageway, will be coming along. At the meeting which starts at 6.30pm, Highways England will present the scheme proposals to the panel and give some initial feedback from the consultation so far.

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    Oct 18, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Some of Cornwall's top surf boat rowers have been enjoying major success on the international stage up against the cream of the sport's rowers. Competing in the World Surf Life Saving Championships in Noordwick, Holland, the Porthtowan SLSC crew of sweep Gary Walters, Tom Hanna, Mladen Macanovic, Nick Healey and Pete Worman took gold in the Masters and were runners-up in the Open event behind Australia.

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  4. Pubic consultation on plan for new dual carriageway 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Western morning News

    Residents are urged to have their say on the A30 Chiverton to Carland Cross improvement scheme in Cornwall during a series of consultation events this month. A consultation is being held on plans to transform the single carriageway between Chiverton Cross and Carland Cross - one of the last bottlenecks in Cornwall - into a dual carriageway.

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  5. Have your say on plans to create dual carriageway between Chiverton and Carland CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A series of consultation events are planned over the next month to enable people to have their say on the A30 Chiverton to Carland Cross improvement scheme. A consultation is being held on plans to transform the single carriageway, one of the last bottlenecks in Cornwall, into a dual carriageway.

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  6. Discover Cornwall's real PoldarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    CLIMBING a cliff-top path weaving through an endless carpet of heather, I look up to see a series of mines on the horizon. At St Agnes Head, which doubles for Nampara Valley in the BBC drama Poldark, the unspoilt South West Coast Path leads to disused engine houses which once formed the backbone of a thriving mining industry.

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  7. Just what is Poldark's pull to Cornwall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | This Is Grimsby

    To celebrate Poldark's return to TV screens, Frances Taylor visits the Cornish filming locations providing some of the stunning backdrops to the action. Climbing a cliff-top path weaving through an endless carpet of heather, I look up to see a series of mines on the horizon.

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  8. TRAVEL: In search of PoldarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    To celebrate Poldark's return to TV screens, Frances Taylor visits the Cornish filming locations providing some of the stunning backdrops to the action Climbing a cliff-top path weaving through an endless carpet of heather, I look up to see a series of mines on the horizon. At St Agnes Head, which doubles for Nampara Valley in popular BBC drama Poldark, the unspoilt South West Coast Path leads to disused engine houses which once formed the backbone of a thriving mining industry.

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  9. Poldark. Pictured: Elizabeth (Heida Reed). Picture by: Pa Photo/BBC.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Swindon Advertiser

    To celebrate Poldark's return to TV screens, Frances Taylor visits the Cornish filming locations providing some of the stunning backdrops to the action Climbing a cliff-top path weaving through an endless carpet of heather, I look up to see a series of mines on the horizon. At St Agnes Head, which doubles for Nampara Valley in popular BBC drama Poldark, the unspoilt South West Coast Path leads to disused engine houses which once formed the backbone of a thriving mining industry.

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  10. Woman airlifted after 60ft cliff fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    In the first incident yesterday morning, a swimmer who got into difficulties off Porthtowan in Cornwall was rescued from the water. A spokesman for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency said it was thought the swimmer may have been pulled out to sea after getting caught in a rip current.

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  11. 'Man in camouflage tried to snatch girl, 3, from beach' 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Police are warning parents to be alert following reports a man attempted to snatch a three-year-old girl from a beach in Cornwall. Officers are reminding parents to "remain alert but not alarmed" after a man wearing a hat and combat clothing allegedly tried to "lead a young child" off Perranporth beach.

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  12. All you need to know about giant Man Engine tour through CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    THE UK's largest ever mechanical puppet, an epic 10-metre-plus Cornish mining Man Engine, awoke and set off on his historic journey the entire length of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site today. To mark the tenth anniversary of the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape being added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites, the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site Partnership has commissioned an exciting summer-long set of inspirational events and happenings entitled Tinth.

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  13. Where to see the huge Cornish Man Engine miner on its final few days of Cornish tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    If you haven't yet seen the spectacle that is the Man Engine then you have until Saturday to catch the huge Cornish miner on its historic tour. Liskeard, Lostwithiel, St Austell and Truro have already been gripped by mining fever as the UK's largest ever mechanical puppet set off on a journey the entire length of the county.

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    Jul 25, 2016 | Western morning News

    Today the UK's largest ever mechanical puppet was awoken and set free to roam the entire length of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site. Over the next fortnight week the awe-inspiring journey of the 10-metre-plus Man Engine will make its way from Tavistock in Devon to the far western tip of Cornwall between Monday and August 6. Three times the suze of a double decker bus, large crowds have been left stunned by the giant beast as it arrived in Tavistock, Devon to begin its epic adventure.

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  15. All you need to know about giant Man Engine tour through CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    THE UK's largest ever mechanical puppet, an epic 10-metre-plus Cornish mining Man Engine, awoke and set off on his historic journey the entire length of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site today. To mark the tenth anniversary of the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape being added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites, the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site Partnership has commissioned an exciting summer-long set of inspirational events and happenings entitled Tinth.

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  16. RNLI to extend lifeguard patrols in Cornwall for the summer holidays Credit RNLI Nathan WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    RNLI lifeguards will be on the county's beaches longer this year as patrols are extended for the summer holidays. Across Cornwall, 40 beaches, including Gyllyngvase in Falmouth, Praa Sands and Poldhu at Mullion, will have lifeguard cover until 7pm each evening from Saturday, July 23, until September 4. With more people enjoying the beaches and water activities later into the evenings, RNLI lifeguards will be on hand from 10am to 7pm daily to provide assistance and safety advice to beachgoers.

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  17. Gorse fire on cliffs at St AgnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A gorse fire broke out on cliffs at St Agnes this afternoon creating a large amount of smoke which left some people wondering if there was a major blaze taking hold. The fire was reported at around 1.30pm and one fire engine and a Land Rover from Perranporth fire were in attendance.

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  18. Who Are The UK's Top Holiday Spenders in Devon and Cornwall?Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | PRWeb

    New survey reveals who spends the most on holidays - and who plans to save the most this year by staying in the UK "Clearly some areas love to invest in good holidays more than others. But it's interesting to see that people feel that staying in Britain offers really good value" Matt Fletcher, www.StayInDevon.co.uk & www.StayInCornwall.co.uk East Anglians and South West residents splash the most cash on holidays, spending an average of 1,200 and 1,055 respectively.

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    Jun 15, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A grieving father was forced to leave his seven-year-old daughter's inquest today after warning a doctor he blames for her death to "watch your back". Mark Polmear, 44, stormed out of the hearing in Truro during evidence given by Dr Robert White about Esmee Polmear, who died after collapsing at Perranporth Primary School after becoming breathless following an outing last summer.

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  20. Volunteers provided safety cover for castle to castle swim credit RNLIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    More than 200 people took part in the RNLI's annual Castle to Castle Swim at the weekend raising thousands of pounds for the charity which saves lives at sea. Despite a drizzly start to the day competitors turned out in force for the event which is now in its eighth year.

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