Truro, England Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Residents can learn about Cornwall Local Plan at Truro and Roseland community meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

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  2. Campaign to clear rotting hulks from creek near Mawnan Smith Plans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

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    Apr 21, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    POLICE involved in bringing an international money-launderer to justice said their work had paved the way to tackling an international fraud ring. Detectives spent years investigating Peter Gifford and his links to a much larger international fraud that took place in 2009.

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    Apr 21, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    A COUPLE believed to be on the run in the Middle East with their children have been sentenced in their absence to a total of 12 years in jail for international fraud and money-laundering involving hundreds of thousands of pounds. At Truro Crown Court Peter Gifford, 49, and Penelope 'Penni' Lawton, 52, of Watersmead Parc, Budock Water, were convicted of money-laundering and fraud after trials in January and last week.

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  5. Bells to ring for birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Although official celebrations are being held in June, bellringers said they could not let the milestone occasion pass without marking it. Truro Cathedral was due to ring during the morning, as were the bells at St Newlyn East and Ladock, with an attempt at Probus to ring 90 call changes.

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

    Apr 15, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Go on the hunt for vinyl, watch X Factor finalists, get hot and sweaty at Eden or practice your circus skills. Here's your weekend Cornish round-up.

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  7. Man who died after docks fall had already been talked down once by policeRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Home News Sport Announcements Jobs Most popular UK news Send us your news Cars Traffic & travel Business Directory Property Dating Desktop site The man who plunged to his death in Falmouth Docks on Monday afternoon had been talked down from railings at the same spot by police on Saturday. The 44 year-old from Truro had been detained under the Mental Health Act in the early hours of Saturday morning after being talked down by police called to a popular viewing platform overlooking the docks .

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  8. Falmouth man receives suspended prison sentence for his part in running bogus taxi serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Three men, including one from Falmouth, were sentenced at Truro Crown Court for their involvement in a fraudulent taxi firm that had a turnover of around A 1.2 million and evaded paying almost A 300,000 of VAT during a four year period. Martin Perks, 68, of Well Way, Porth, near Newquay, was sentenced to three years in prison, with Christopher Perks, 41, of Horizon Fields in Sennen and Peter Hull, aged 60 and living at Golden Bank Park, in Falmouth, were both sentenced to 12 months in prison, suspended for two years.

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  9. Public meeting to be held in May to debate Falmouth School's proposed new sporting facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

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  10. Ten fun things to do in Cornwall this weekend 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    The city's annual cultural festival returns to Truro for one week. The event includes art and craft workshops, exhibitions, literary seminars, live music, comedy, dance and theatre performances.

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  11. Bike 'work stations' installed at Falmouth University and local...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Sustainable transport charity Sustrans has delivered four bicycle work stations to universities and colleges in Cornwall. The workstations allow students & staff to make minor repairs to their bikes to help them to cycle to and from their place of education.

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  12. Helford River Gig Club hosts Mini Scillies race DESPITE the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    DESPITE the unpredictable wind conditions, ten clubs attended Helford River Gig Club's annual Mini Scillies gig rowing event on Saturday. The day consists of six short sprints and was initially founded in order to test the winter training progress of the clubs planning to race in the World Gig Championships held in the Scillies each May. The races are always short and fierce, with some of the top crews attending, including Falmouth, Truro, Coverack, Helford, Porthleven, Cotehele Quay, Charlestown, Nankersey, Fowey, Mounts Bay, Penryn and Devoran.

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  13. Bishop presents awards for services to church and communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A man from Falmouth and a woman from Coverack met the Bishop of Truro on Sunday as they were among 22 people to receive the Cross of St Piran. Geoffrey Maynard and Verna Tripconey joined award winners from across the Diocese of Truro to be rewarded for services to their church and wider community during the annual service at St Piran' s Church in Perranzabuloe.

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  14. Visit the Spring Flower Show in Falmouth this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Have fun in Cornwall this weekend with these 11 things to do... Beer and Mussel Festival, The Cornish Arms, until Sunday Rick Stein and Jill Stein will host the annual Beer and Mussel Festival at their pub, The Cornish Arms in St Merryn. Visitors can enjoy over 40 beers and ciders from breweries around the country and Rick's new Butrint mussels will also be on the menu.

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  15. Seventy singers sing songs at sea-based SongfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Children from three schools in Falmouth and Truro spent weeks rehearsing ahead of a collaborative concert at Princess Pavilion last week. On Thursday, March 10, 70 children from Constantine School, St Mary's School in Falmouth, and Truro Prep School, came together to create a massed choir for the Cornwall Music Education Hub's Songfest concert, performing a piece called Ocean Commotion about life in the sea with a colourful cast of characters.

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  16. Cornwall's teen pregnancy rate falls to the lowest ever recordedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    The number of teenagers falling pregnant in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has dropped to the lowest ever recorded, according to figures released this week. The Office of National Statistics has released data showing the conception rate among under-18s has continued to fall with an overall reduction 53% since the national reduction strategy began in 1999.

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    Mar 9, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    OLIVIER award-winning opera company English Touring Opera is performing a new season of fully-staged opera at Hall For Cornwall this month. Mozart's masterpiece Don Giovanni is joined by a heroic Gluck title, IphigA nie en Tauride.

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  18. Cornwall World War Two veterans receive Legion D'Honneur from French governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    A 92-YEAR-OLD World War Two veteran from Mylor Bridge was among 21 former serviceman to receive France's highest military honour in a ceremony in Truro yesterday. Angus Nicholson, a private in the Seaforth Highlanders, was given the Legion d'Honneur for his part in the invasion of occupied France in June 1944 during a ceremony at County Hall.

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  19. Aidan Turner saddles-up in full costume as he films action scenes on horseback in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Was this the knife used to kill Nicole Simpson? Weapon buried at O.J. Simpson's estate discovered after being secretly stashed away by a retired police officer as a personal trophy for 18 years 'Unlocking Pandora's box will have damaging implications': UN human rights chief's warning over demand for Apple to give FBI access to San Bernardino gunman's phone Body swap grandmother WAS in the right casket: Furious relatives claimed there was a corpse mix-up but now blame funeral home's makeup and bad lighting that left woman 'unrecognizable' Is that a stallion? Poldark's Aidan Turner saddles-up in full costume as he films action scenes on horseback in Cornwall So it's perhaps not surprising that actor Aiden Turner was seen horsing around in typical alpha male style on Friday afternoon.

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  20. 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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