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"29.03.2017 14:10:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk All-time music legend Sir Van Morrison confirmed for the Eden Sessions Van the Man is the latest stellar name to be announced for this summer's Eden Sessions. Wow, must go and see Van the Man!
"29.03.2017 11:22:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Stay away from A&E as Royal Cornwall Hospital faces 'operational pressures' Bosses at Cornwall's main hospital are asking the public to stay away unless absolutely necessary as the emergency department faces… Is Treliske close to capacity - again?
"29.03.2017 09:55:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pedestrian turns abusive after van blocks Falmouth road crossing A spot of bad parking turned into a call out for police this morning after an enraged pedestrian became abusive in Falmouth town centre. Is a blocked crossing really a reason to turn abusive?
"28.03.2017 16:47:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk The Environment Agency have issued a warning saying that areas of the South Coast may flood over the next few days The Environmental area have issed a flood warning that could affect local residents, and people being urged to prepare as high tides could cause… A flood warning has been issued for the South West. Are you prepared for flooding?
"28.03.2017 14:08:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Photos - Pod of 20 dolphins spotted playing near Porthleven These incredible pictures show a pod of 20 dolphins swimming and playing off the coast of Porthleven, captured by Cornish photographer Carla… A pod of dolphins has been captured on camera, playing off the coast near Porthleven. When was the last time you saw more dolphins in the area?
"28.03.2017 13:45:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Man helps raise money for charity that saved his wife A man is helping organise an auction which aims to raise £30,000 for Cornwall Air Ambulance, after the charity saved his wife's life when she… A man is helping with an auction which aims to raise for £30,000 for Cornwall Air Ambulance, after the life-saving charity saved his wife. Which of the lots would you be tempted by?
"28.03.2017 11:26:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Castle dance party organisers win support of Falmouth councillors The promoters of a 1,600 person live music event at Pendennis Castle in September have won the support of Falmouth Town Council for a licence to run… The last one received noise complaints from St Mawes. Will this be a good idea for Falmouth?
"28.03.2017 10:16:42" falmouthpacket.co.uk College quartet wins national Team Tennis event Truro and Penwith College has won the boys' title at the prestigious Team Tennis Schools Senior Students Finals 2017. Penryn teenager helps college team win top title
"28.03.2017 10:06:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Lucky escape for woman in A30 horror crash The A30 was temporarily closed last night after a three-vehicle smash so severe that a woman had to be airlifted to Derriford Hospital. A woman luckily escaped serious injury in this serious crash, which closed the A30 for several hours last night. Did you witness the crash?
"28.03.2017 08:28:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pictured - pupils in the area join in the Red Nose Day fun On Friday Comic Relief asked people to "make your laugh matter", and people across the country were donning funny clothes, partaking in… Red Nose Day in pictures! What did you do to raise funds for Comic Relief last Friday?
"28.03.2017 07:48:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Body found on beach near Newquay identified by police Police have confirmed that a body found at Watergate Bay beach near Newquay on March 15 is that of missing man John Hurst, 46, from Cubert. Police have identified a body found on Watergate Bay beach two weeks ago.
"27.03.2017 15:52:55" falmouthpacket.co.uk Residents plea for safety after girl hit by car The campaign to install a pedestrian crossing on Penmere Hill is gaining momentum, after a young girl was hit by a car on nearby Boslowick Road… A resident is calling for a new road crossing after a girl was hit by a car on Boslowick Road. How do you think this stretch of road could be made safe?
"27.03.2017 15:34:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Marital bliss for Falmouth couple celebrating 60 years of marriage A Falmouth couple are celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary on Thursday, after enjoying 60 years of happy marriage. Couple share their tips on a happy relationship, after reaching their diamond wedding anniversary. What do you think is important in a partner?
"27.03.2017 15:04:07" falmouthpacket.co.uk One arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following Penzance knife, bat and crowbar attack Police have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder after a street attack involving knives, a baseball bat and a crowbar in Penzance on… Did you see this vicious assault? Or a silver Mazda van shortly before or after the attack?
"27.03.2017 14:30:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Reeve to the rescue as Penryn are held at home Penryn Athletic 1, Liskeard Athletic 1 Read what our reporter Matt Friday made of the latest Kernick Road clash
"27.03.2017 11:44:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Falmouth coach gives his thoughts after trouncing Tavistock Tavistock 14, Falmouth 67 Falmouth are one win away from the Cornwall and Devon League title after a resounding victory at Tavistock, writes… What did the Falmouth coach say about his team's latest win?
"27.03.2017 10:47:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk Camborne withstand late siege to end Bracknell's winning streak Camborne 22, Bracknell 21 Camborne break Bracknell...
"27.03.2017 09:50:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn pasty makers Rowe's taken over by Luxembourg-based holding company Penryn based bakery W C Rowe has been bought by a Luxembourg based international holding group, the company announced this morning. Rowe's bakery has been bought out by an international conglomerate. What effect might this have on the company?
"27.03.2017 09:33:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Frugi wins two awards after setting up a 'fun committee' - but what exactly do they do? Helston children's clothing company Frugi is celebrating a healthy success after winning not one but two regional awards. Should every business have a 'fun committee'?
"27.03.2017 09:32:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Altitude training pays off for Le Grice as he leads large field home in Helston Another day, another record entry, with 492 runners lining up last Sunday beside the boating lake in Helston for the An Res 10 mile multi terrain… Who finished where in An Res 10 miler?
"25.03.2017 16:21:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rescue operation after man falls 20ft over cliffs in West Cornwall A rescue operation has been underway this lunchtime following reports of a man falling 20 feet down a cliff in West Cornwall. Did you see this unfold?
"24.03.2017 18:22:35" Packet Newspapers Whoops! What's the infringement? Picture Courtesy of Falmouth Police on Twitter Brilliant - you'd have thought they might have noticed something wasn't quite right..
"24.03.2017 17:21:19" Timeline Photos Whoops! What's the infringement? Picture Courtesy of Falmouth Police on Twitter
"24.03.2017 16:38:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Young girl injured after being hit by a car on Boslowick Road A young girl is believed to be injured after being struck by a silver Ford Fiesta on Boslowick Road in Falmouth. Update - A young girl has been injured after she was struck by a car on Boslowick Road in Falmouth.
"24.03.2017 16:17:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Young girl injured after being hit by a car on Boslowick Road A young girl is believed to be injured after being struck by a silver Ford Fiesta on Boslowick Road in Falmouth. A young girl has been hit by a car on Boslowick Road.
"24.03.2017 14:58:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Music therapy strikes a chord at Langholme care home Residents at MHA Langholme Care Home in Falmouth gathered this week for a group music therapy session, after MHA successfully raised £13,000 to… Music therapy strikes a chord at Langholme care home. What do you think about this kind of treatment?
"24.03.2017 14:50:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Golden Oldies: Penryn Netball Club from 1991 - can you name them? This week's spotlight features Penryn Netball Club from 1991. Do you recognise any of them, or are you in the picture? Email Matt Dixon at… Recognise any of these netballers from more than 25 years ago?
"24.03.2017 11:13:19" falmouthpacket.co.uk Armed police respond to suspected firearms incident in Penzance Armed police were sent to Penzance following reports of a man with a handgun on the sea front yesterday afternoon (23/3). Did you see a man with a 'gun' and armed police in Penzance yesterday afternoon?
"24.03.2017 09:17:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Update - MPs from Cornwall have reacted to Wednesday's terror attack MPs from Cornwall have issued statements following Wednesday's terror attack in London in which four people died, including the attacker himself. Sarah Newton, MP for Truro and Falmouth, issued a statement yesterday on Wednesday's terror attack.
"23.03.2017 14:14:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Simon wins second Masters snooker title at Godolphin The second Godolphin Snooker League Masters took place on Sunday at the Godolphin Club, Helston. Snooker loopy nuts are we....
"23.03.2017 12:37:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk MPs from Cornwall issue statement on yesterday's terror attack MPs from Cornwall have issued statements following yesterday's terror attack in London in which four people died, including the attacker himself. Update - George Eustice, MP for Camborne, Redruth & Hayle, has now issued a comment.
"23.03.2017 11:15:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk MPs from Cornwall issue statement on yesterday's terror attack MPs from Cornwall have issued statements following yesterday's terror attack in London in which four people died, including the attacker himself. MPs from Cornwall have issued statements on yesterday's terror attack in London.
"22.03.2017 16:03:44" falmouthpacket.co.uk Sarah Newton is in lock down after major terror alert at Westminster Sarah Newton, MP for Truro and Falmouth, is in lock down after a policeman was stabbed and his apparent attacker shot by police officers at the… Thinking of everyone who was injured and their families
"22.03.2017 15:50:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Sarah Newton is in lock down after major terror alert at Westminster Sarah Newton, MP for Truro and Falmouth, is in lock down after a policeman was stabbed and his apparent attacker shot by police officers at the… Sarah Newton "safe" but in lock down following Westminster incident
"22.03.2017 15:43:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Policeman stabbed, attacker shot in major Westminster terror alert The sitting in the House of Commons has been suspended. This sounds bad. Have you been affected? Let us know.
"22.03.2017 15:02:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Sounds similar to gunfire heard close to Palace of Westminster The sitting in the House of Commons has been suspended. Breaking news. Sounds similar to gunfire heard close to Palace of Westminster
"22.03.2017 14:55:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council media blackout makes mockery of transparency Who would have thought the period just before an election would be a great time for councillors to make unpopular decisions? Should Cornwall Council be allowed to stop webcasting meetings just because of the election?
The Skipper doesn't think so, but do you?
"22.03.2017 14:08:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Act now to prevent summer seagull menace Residents and business owners alike are being urged to act now to tackle the seagull menace, by instigating control measures before eggs hatch. Act now to prevent summer seagull menace. What do you think could be done to protect our town from seagulls?
"22.03.2017 13:10:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Driver airlifted after car goes over Newquay cliff A car has gone off a cliff onto a Newquay beach this morning with two occupants being taken to hospital. Two men have been hospitalised after their car landed on a Newquay beach.
"22.03.2017 11:46:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Next stage in plans for 300 more Falmouth homes near Vospers The next step towards a new 300 home development on green fields between Falmouth and Penryn has been taken by the body responsible for managing… Yet more homes planned for Falmouth and Penryn. What's your view on all this housebuilding?
"22.03.2017 10:40:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Enjoy the F Word at Woodlane Social Club The F Word - no, not that one - is coming to Woodlane Social Club on Friday, as a team of formidable females from Falmouth bring a live… Stealing Sheep - Another great band playing in Falmouth this week. Don't miss them!
"22.03.2017 10:29:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Watch - The RNLI have released a video showing a dramatic 11-hour rescue This incredible video shows the extreme conditions in which the RNLI have to operate to keep us safe, filmed during an 11-hour emergency rescue… The RNLI have released a video show a challenging 11-hour rescue of a 3,600-ton ship. Who do you think could make a great RNLI volunteer?
"22.03.2017 08:53:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Outdoor gym and children's play area planned for Dracaena fields Plans have been revealed for a new outdoor gym, children's play area and eventually a new skatepark at Dracaena Park in Falmouth following the… Surely great news for Falmouth and residents of all ages. Do you think it's a good use of money and will you or your family make use of the new equipment?
"21.03.2017 18:07:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Paedophile Andrew Grove jailed for sharing images that plumbed "the very depths of depravity" A paedophile from Porthleven has been sent to prison, for possessing and distributing images of child abuse which plumbed "the very depths… Andrew Grove, a paedophile from Porthleven, was sentenced at Truro Crown Court today to two years in prison for possessing and distributing child abuse images which plumbed "the very depths of depravity."
"21.03.2017 17:19:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Golden Oldies: Budock Rangers Boys Club from the 1970s - can you name them? This week's spotlight features Budock Rangers Boys Club, here seen entertaining a team from Audierne, France (hooped shirts) at Bickland Park… Recognise any of these young players? Let us know who!
"21.03.2017 16:23:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Foals gallop into Cornwall for Eden Sessions set Eden Sessions is riding high this summer as Foals gallop into Cornwall for their only English show outside of London this year. Could Foals be the Antidote you need this summer?
"21.03.2017 14:26:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk Countdown starts to Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival Plans for this summer's Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival are now well advanced and as the Packet is again the official media partner of… Are you looking forward to the Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival? Tell us what you're keenest to see.
"21.03.2017 11:56:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Man with 'life changing injuries' after car hits pedestrian and wall in Illogan Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision in Illogan, near Redruth, which left a man with life changing injuries on Monday… Did you see a car hit a pedestrian in Illogan yesterday?
"21.03.2017 09:04:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Mexican psych-rockers Lorelle Meets the Obsolete return to Falmouth for gig at Beerwolf Books Mexican psych-rockers Lorelle Meets The Obsolete will return to Falmouth next month following a sell out show last year. Don't miss this fantastic band on April 7. It's going to be mega!
"21.03.2017 08:31:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: James Instance delivers his verdict on Falmouth Eagles' cup semi-final defeat A post-match interview with James Instance, of Falmouth Rugby Club, who gives his thoughts on his team's 27-13 defeat to St Austell in the… Where did Falmouth lose their cup semi against St Austell?
"20.03.2017 17:51:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Motorist claims dog ate his glasses after driving dangerously from Hayle to Chiverton Cross A Penzance pensioner caught driving erratically with full beam headlights and forcing other motorists to swerve told magistrates his dog ate his… All sounds a little like something from school. Can you think of any bizarre excuses?
"20.03.2017 17:10:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk Woman taken from water near Prince of Wales Pier in Falmouth Police, coastguard and the inshore lifeboat were all called to the Prince of Wales Pier in Falmouth on Saturday night after reports that a woman… We hope she makes a full recovery.
"20.03.2017 15:30:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Professional golfer Katie Rule makes history A professional golfer has created history as the youngest ever to have completed the Professional Golf Association's Director of Golf degree. Katie Rules OK?
"20.03.2017 10:47:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Are record numbers of dolphins appearing in Falmouth Bay? Dolphins and whales are visiting seas off Falmouth in increasing numbers, according to the captain of a wildlife sightseeing boat who operates… What could be attracting record numbers of cetaceans to the Cornish coast?
"20.03.2017 10:02:24" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth tops the poll in Sunday Times Best Places to Live list Only months after Falmouth's win in the Great British High Street Awards, the 'port with a purpose' has scored another victory - being… Another accolade for Falmouth. Do you agree that Falmouth is best?
"20.03.2017 09:47:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Scott Buzza from The Brian Etherington Meat Company has created a Battenberg cake entirely from meat, known as the Baconberg A butcher from Cornwall has come up with an unusual twist on the iconic Battenberg cake - made entirely from meat. A butcher from Cornwall has created a Battenberg cake entirely from meat - known as the Baconberg. What other delicious cakes do you think could be improved in this way? A bacon drizzle cake, perhaps?
"20.03.2017 09:36:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Four-goal Falmouth hit top form ahead of cup semi-final Falmouth Town 4, Exmouth Town 1 Look out Saltash - Falmouth are coming for you!
"18.03.2017 13:40:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tributes following death of much loved Flora Day secretary A much-loved Helstonian who dedicated her life to Flora Day has died at the age of 67. The Helston Packet sends its condolences to the family of Mary Collins.
Do you have a memory of Mary or a tribute to share?
"18.03.2017 11:17:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Find out why your mobile phone signal could be improving in the Helston and Porthleven area Mobile phone signal is set to improve for some Porthleven customers after O2 announced it is introducing 4G to the village. Have you had problems with poor mobile reception?
"18.03.2017 11:05:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Villagers give stamp of approval to retiring postie by delivering surprise gift A group of Breage residents have delivered a surprise thank you gift to their village postman as he prepares to retire. Have you ever surprised someone like this?
"17.03.2017 15:10:42" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Packet Predictor Matt Dixon is on a roll after last week's outstanding guesses... Should he want to (you'll be thrilled to know he doesn't), the Packet Predictor could retire a happy man this week. The wheels of fortune....
"17.03.2017 15:04:55" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rethink your kitchen cupboards! Experts dish out guide of best places to store everyday ingredients People in Falmouth are being advised to rethink their kitchen cupboards, after an online health food retailer offered up a definitive guide on… An experts guide on how to best store food! Which do you think should be kept in the fridge - tomatoes, cucumbers or chocolate? Comment below with your answer!
"17.03.2017 11:49:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Watch - Footage of boat used by skipper to smuggle £80m of cocaine into the UK The skipper of a fishing boat has been found guilty of drug smuggling - after he was caught trying to bring a cargo of cocaine worth over £80m… A skipper has been found guilty of drug smuggling, after being caught with a cargo of cocaine worth over £80m. How much damage do you think that amount of illegal drugs would have done to the UK?
"17.03.2017 11:07:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council spends £20,000 on Cornish language projects Four community projects in Cornwall have each been awarded £5,000 in funding to run a range of Cornish language activities over the next year. At a time when so many cuts to services are being made, is to right to spend £20,000 on this? Tell us what you think?
"17.03.2017 10:47:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk #LoveFalmouth photography competition re-launched for 2017 The #LoveFalmouth photography competition is back and is bigger, more colourful, more imaginative and more inventive than ever. 2017 relaunch of a great competition - will you be taking part this year?
"16.03.2017 16:42:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk New Maritime Museum exhibition will really get under your skin An exciting new exhibition is opening at the National Maritime Museum in Falmouth tomorrow night (17/1) and it's bound to get under your skin. This new Maritime Museum exhibition is amazing, but where do you stand on tattoos? Do you have any, why not tell us about them?
"16.03.2017 15:39:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council u-turn on parking meters, but residents parking zones still a possibility Cornwall Council has abandoned plans to introduce parking meters in Falmouth and Penryn after the idea was opposed by 95 per cent of those who… Are you glad Cornwall Council has U-turned on parking metres? And what do you think about residents' parking?
"16.03.2017 14:26:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Could this be Cornwall's narrowest house up for sale? What is possibly one of the narrowest houses in Cornwall has gone on sale in Porthleven, and it could be yours for £250,000. With the national media going mad over tiny houses for sale at the moment, we think this is Cornwall's narrowest house on the market. Unless you know better! What's the smallest house you've ever lived in?
"16.03.2017 11:21:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Reaching out to our Commonwealth neighbours This week saw communities around the country - and the world - flying the Commonwealth flag, including our two towns. Is the Commonwealth a throwback, or do we need it now more than ever?
"16.03.2017 11:19:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn Bridge latest: Road to reopen by Saturday Penryn Bridge could be fully reopened to traffic by Saturday, according to the latest information provided by South West Water. Might Penryn Bridge be open quicker than planned? What do you think?
"15.03.2017 16:31:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Body found on beach near Newquay The body of a man has been found at a beach near Newquay this afternoon. Police have yet to identify the body.
"15.03.2017 14:31:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn traffic chaos could continue until next weekend Penryn's traffic woes could continue for another ten days as Cornwall Council has said repairs at Penryn Bridge may last until March 24. How does it take ten days to repair a hole in the road - that had already been repaired once. What do you think?
"15.03.2017 14:14:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Create a buzz about bees with the Great British Bee Count app Nature lovers are bee-ing urged to help the nation's under-threat bees by creating pollinator-friendly gardens, schools and neighbourhoods ahead… Create a buzz about bees with the Great British Bee Count app. What do you think could be done to help bees in the UK?
"15.03.2017 12:52:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk Helston to host Senior Cup showpiece for first time in their history HELSTON ATHLETIC will host the Cornwall Senior Cup final for the first time in the club's 122-year history next month. Congratulations Helston - hard work is rewarded....
"15.03.2017 12:50:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk Helston Rugby Club's second XV from 1990 - can you name them? This week's Golden Oldies picture features Helston Rugby Club's second XV from 1990. They are receiving new shirts from Jack Gilbert (left), on… Recognise any of these faces? Let us know if you do!
"15.03.2017 11:58:44" falmouthpacket.co.uk Plans for second swathe of homes behind Penryn Asda Plans for up to 75 homes on land behind Asda in Penryn have been submitted to Cornwall Council. More houses behind Asda, will there be any green left in Penryn? What do you think?
"15.03.2017 10:35:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Porthleven boss keen to avoid repeat of ill-tempered New Year game against Sticker FRESH from their handsome 4-1 victory over Dobwalls on Saturday, Porthleven will be keen to poop Sticker's party when they travel to the… Can the Fishermen spoil Sticker's day?
"15.03.2017 10:04:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Jacqui's taking the plunge and raising money for charity appeal Falmouth's very own Community Champion, Jacqui Owen, turned 50 last month and to show how much they love her, her family have paid for her to… Now Jacqui Owen's going to throw herself from a plane. Is there nothing this woman won't try?
"15.03.2017 10:03:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Premier Inn plans are in - have your say The planning application for the proposed new Premier Inn, which if given the go ahead would be built on a town centre car park in Falmouth, has… Premier Inn are trying for a fourth time - what do you think? Do you think it would be a good addition to Falmouth?
"14.03.2017 18:08:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Work could start in January on Flotilla beachside apartments The approval of plans for the Flotilla apartments overlooking Gyllyngvase Beach in Falmouth has left the developer "relieved" but those… Controversial plans approved - do you think it was the right decision?
"14.03.2017 16:25:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pink Wiggers receive the Spirit of Falmouth Award The ladies, and gents, of Pink Wig Events have been presented with the mayor's Spirit of Falmouth Award in recognition of their "outstanding… Well done ladies (and gents) - much deserved recognition.
"14.03.2017 15:15:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Work could start in January on Flotilla beachside apartments The approval of plans for the Flotilla apartments overlooking Gyllyngvase Beach in Falmouth has left the developer "relieved" but those… Flotilla set to launch. But what do you think?
"14.03.2017 11:50:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tributes paid to former Falmouth resident Tracy Starling found hanging from tree in Truro Tributes have been paid to a former Falmouth resident who was found hanging from a tree in Truro on Saturday morning. Did you know Tracy? Would you like to pay tribute to her?
"14.03.2017 10:55:24" falmouthpacket.co.uk One milestone not to celebrate: Mystery motorist impales car on a waymarker One motorist certainly needs to brush up on their parking skills after leaving their car perched in a precarious position on Tuesday morning. Ouch! How does a car end up on a granite milestone?
"14.03.2017 09:54:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk T20 showpiece added to Cornwall's cricket fixtures this summer The 114th Annual General Meeting of the Cornwall County Cricket Club has been held Grampound Road CC. The Officers were all re-elected unopposed… Triangular T20 tournament in Truro....
"14.03.2017 08:55:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn man avoids jail after threatening to knife Asda staff A shoplifter who threatened supermarket staff with a knifing before hiding outside the store has escaped a jail sentence from magistrates. Shocking. And then he went and hid outside the store.
"13.03.2017 16:10:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Former Mango's bar is given a temporary facelift The former Mango's bar, which sits in a prominent position in Falmouth's town centre and had become a bit of an eyesore since its closure, has… What do you think of Mango's new look?
"13.03.2017 15:12:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Woman found hanging in Truro public garden dies in hospital A woman has died after being found hanging from a tree on Furniss Island in Truro in the early hours of Saturday morning. Such a tragedy.
"13.03.2017 15:04:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Boy airlifted to hospital after being hit by car at Penzance bus stop A teenage boy has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a car crashed into a bus stop in Penzance this morning (13/3). Shocking. Hopefully he can make a full recovery.
"13.03.2017 12:51:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Space no longer the final frontier but next to cross following £50,000 grant to Cornwall The UK Space Agency has given £50,000 to help Cornish businesses break into the market of space technology - with Goonhilly Earth Station… Do you fancy a job using space technology? Now is your chance!
"13.03.2017 12:28:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn's temporary traffic light turmoil to continue until resurfacing works completed Temporary traffic lights which are causing traffic turmoil in Penryn will remain in place until emergency road resurfacing is complete,… How have you been affected by the traffic troubles on Penryn Bridge?
"13.03.2017 11:05:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Golden Oldies: Porthleven FC and Plymouth Argyle from 1989 This week's spotlight falls on Porthleven Football Club, who are pictured here before their pre-season friendly with Plymouth Argyle back in… Fishermen and their friends....
"12.03.2017 10:50:48" Packet Newspapers Were you caught up in the chaos last night? Let us know
"12.03.2017 10:46:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Burst pipe closes Penryn Bridge A burst pipe brought chaos to Penryn Bridge last night after water and sewage spilled out causing the road to be closed. Were you caught up in the chaos last night? Let us know
"11.03.2017 16:36:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Dog fails to find Wonderland chasing a rabbit down a hole - and simply gets stuck A dog that chased a rabbit down a hole this lunchtime failed to discover Wonderland – and merely found itself stuck. Do you know the owner of this little terrier? We'd love to speak to them!
"11.03.2017 12:39:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Meet Apricot and Harris, the otterly adorable pair proving love breaks all barriers - including dams Forget puppy love, it's a pair of otters in Gweek that are proving love can build a bridge higher than any dam as they prepare to mark their… Having a bad start to the weekend? Here's a cute animal pick-me-up!
"10.03.2017 17:32:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Nominations for the 2017 South West Farmer Awards are open, nominate now! Farmers from across the south west are being invited to take part in the South West Farmer Awards 2017 after its highly successful inaugural… Do you know of any farmers you feel should be nominated?
"10.03.2017 17:10:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk WATCH: Has this ever happened to you while you're trying to work from home? PEOPLE who work from home are used to interruptions. WATCH hilarious moment professor is interrupted by his children during live interview on the BBC. Have your children embarrassed you? Let us know your story.
"10.03.2017 16:24:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Packet Predictor is in continental mood ahead of tomorrow's action... Another weekend, another afternoon of drama, excitement, goals and gold (well, maybe not the last one). Why not post your predictions and try and beat Monsieur Dixon?
"10.03.2017 12:59:41" southwestfarmer.co.uk If you want to make friends, become a farmer. If you want to make stronger, better friendships then you should change your career - and get a job in the agricultural sector. Research shows that working outdoors means you make better friends. Anyone fancy a career change?
"10.03.2017 12:29:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk Betty tucks in to judge the Great Cornish Pasty Off Never mind the World Pasty Championships, Falmouth hosted its very own competition to find the finest Cornish delicacy which was judged by none… This looks like it was fun - don't envy Betty having to choose the best
"10.03.2017 10:29:45" falmouthpacket.co.uk Seven new signings including Truro pair join ranks at Penryn Penryn RFC have bolstered their squad over the last couple of weeks with the arrival of seven new players. Seven-up at Borough......
"10.03.2017 10:18:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Preschool receives a £1,200 boost Trelowan Preschool in Penryn recently received a cheque for £1,200 which will be used towards creating a new play area for the youngsters who… Great news for the preschool
"09.03.2017 12:40:11" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Council has issued a statement on yesterdays budget announcement Cornwall Council has issued a statement on yesterdays budget announcement, saying they are "cautiously welcoming" the news of… Cornwall Council has issued a statement on The Budget. How do you think Cornwall will fare in the coming months?
"09.03.2017 11:41:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk A&P tender for part of a ten-year, £900 million MoD contract to repair and refit ships A&P Falmouth managing director Gerald Pitts is personally spearheading a management bid team that will be tendering for part of a 10… Great news for Falmouth - let's keep everything crossed that it works out
"09.03.2017 09:58:42" falmouthpacket.co.uk PM to attend what could be her last EU leaders' summit before triggering Brexit The PM is not expected to discuss Brexit and has no bilateral meetings arranged with other leaders. Theresa May will attend what could be her last European Union leaders' summit before formally triggering Brexit under Article 50, how do you feel knowing that Brexit could be just around the corner?
"09.03.2017 09:43:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth's history explored at week-long event Local residents certainly know more about the town in which they live following the highly successful Falmouth History Week which attracted more… Falmouth's history explored at a week-long event held at The Poly. Could you stand to learn a little more about the history of the town?
"08.03.2017 16:09:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Andrew brothers sign new deals with Cornish Pirates Continuing a stream of announcements to confirm player signings for next season, the Cornish Pirates can announce that brothers Jack and Paul… Cornish-born props to stay at Mennaye
"08.03.2017 15:57:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Vodafone fined £80 for causing traffic chaos Vodafone, the company responsible for three-mile tailbacks on the Helston to Falmouth road on Monday and Tuesday has been fined a whopping £80. Vodafone have been fined £80 for causing three-mile tailbacks on Tuesday morning. Do you think this is a reasonable amount?
"08.03.2017 14:35:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Hammond pledges extra £2bn to help tackle social care crisis In his Budget speech, Chancellor Philip Hammond told MPs of his plan to prepare Britain for a “brighter future”. Have you been following the news about The Budget today? Keep up to date here.
"08.03.2017 14:19:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk World Premiere for Falmouth Feature A film shot by students in Cornwall received its world premiere this week, when it was shown at the Cinequest Film & VR Festival in San… A film shot in Falmouth gets a world premiere. Would you like to see Wilderness?
"08.03.2017 10:12:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk League and Cup double dream still alive for Falmouth FALMOUTH Eagles need just two more wins to be crowned Cornwall/Devon League champions. Eagles ready to pounce. A mixing of metaphors, but hey-ho....
"08.03.2017 09:58:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Nestle to slash amount of sugar in chocolate bars by 10 by 2018 The confectioner has announced products will also be kept below a certain amount of calories. Soon chocolate bars will have ten per cent less sugar in them. Do you think a KitKat will still taste as good?
"08.03.2017 09:37:15" falmouthpacket.co.uk Ofsted praises Penryn College for progress and all around development of pupils Penryn College's new head, his staff, governors and pupils are in celebratory mood after receiving their first Ofsted report in five years which… Well done everyone, good to see the school is thriving
"08.03.2017 09:19:23" falmouthpacket.co.uk Closure fears for Lizard Peninsula primary school Parents have spoken of their fears that a school on the Lizard Peninsula could be about to close, bringing to an end 138 years of teaching. Are you a former pupil or a parent of a child at the school? Get in touch and let us know how you're feeling.
"08.03.2017 08:42:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Emotional scenes as Bill Bishop is presented with new bugle Veteran bugler Bill Bishop was almost reduced to tears on Monday after he was lured to the council chamber under false pretences and presented… This was a wonderful moment to witness - Bill was close to tears. A lovely gesture from the council and marine band
"07.03.2017 17:23:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk Company responsible for this morning's three-mile tailbacks on Helston to Falmouth road is fined The company responsible for three-mile tailbacks on the Helston to Falmouth road this morning has been fined. Look who's been fined!
"07.03.2017 16:40:19" falmouthpacket.co.uk Heart:Beats festival lineup announced The lineup for Heart:Beats, a charity festival organised by a former DJ with a rare terminal heart condition, has been announced. Heart:Beats festival lineup announced. Will you be attending the charity concert?
"07.03.2017 16:31:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Are you brave enough for Sky-Force? New Flambards ride will exert g-force as users swing on a giant pendulum Thrill seekers will soon be able to experience g-force speed as Helston's theme park begins work on what is described as the south west's… Will you be trying this out?
"07.03.2017 14:07:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk Golden Oldies: Penryn under-14s' rugby team from 1998 - can you name them? This week's spotlight falls on Penryn under-14s' rugby team from 1998, who were winners of the Ultra Training county tournament. Back row (L-R):… Spot any familiar faces here?
"07.03.2017 14:01:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Alopecia sufferers sought to help with research project A Falmouth University student is appealing for help with a project she is working on which is looking into alopecia and the effects it has on the… Can anyone help Emily with her project?
"07.03.2017 12:56:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Alison Hernandez to fund £200,000 CCTV project The Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall has vowed to fund a £200,000 CCTV project, which includes developing a specialist… £200,000 funding for CCTV project in Cornwall. Do you think this is money well spent?
"07.03.2017 11:56:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk You won't believe what has been causing miles of tailbacks between Helston and Falmouth Commuters travelling between Helston and Falmouth have been facing three miles of tailbacks this morning - and they're furious about the reason… Were you caught up in the queues this morning?
"07.03.2017 11:01:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk Get ready for travel chaos in Helston - four months of roadworks are about to begin Four months of roadworks will begin on the main road out of Helston this Monday as work starts on a major housing development. Four months of roadworks are about to begin on the main road out of Helston. Will this affect your morning commute?
"07.03.2017 08:39:42" falmouthpacket.co.uk Teenage rugby player who has travelled 3,000 miles from Truro to Falmouth Kelton Dawe is a young rugby player who has swapped the snowy fields of Canada for the vibrant coastline of Cornwall, writes Joshua… Goodbye Kelton!
"06.03.2017 19:13:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Falmouth take to astroturf and overcome nearest rivals in title race Saltash 22, Falmouth 32 Falmouth secured another victory on the road with a gritty performance against second-placed Saltash that edges the… Rugby on astroturf.....whatever next?
"06.03.2017 17:43:23" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fatal collision in Penzance Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman died following a collision with a van in Penzance today. Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Penzance today.
"06.03.2017 17:40:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk Coastline wins bid for 75 homes at Helston's Bulwark Estate after last minute objections are withdrawn Coastline Housing has won its bid for 75 affordable homes to be built next to Helston's Bulwark Estate after the MoD and neighbouring primary… BREAKING NEWS: All the detail from this afternoon's decision - including who voted in favour and who spoke against it
"06.03.2017 17:06:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk A lesson from the best, top pastry chef hosts workshops at Cornwall College The world's best pastry chef was on hand at Cornwall College to impress the gathered crowds, as he held a series of workshops and demonstrations… A top pastry chef hosted a series of workshops in Cornwall. Could you learn a thing or two from Ewald Notter?
"06.03.2017 15:14:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cancer patient who was told he had 'man flu' cheers on his girlfriends charity run A young farmer who suffers from cancer is applauding his girlfriend for her marathon effort - despite the fact that she initially described his… A man who was told he was suffering from 'man flu' but was diagnosed with cancer is cheering on his girlfriend who is running the London marathon to raise funds for Charity Research UK.
"06.03.2017 12:27:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk A Canadian baker is crowned as world champion pasty maker A Canadian baker has been crowned as the world champion of pasty makers - after scoring 96 out of 100 in the World Pasty Championships. A Canadian baker has been crowned as the world champion pasty maker. Do you know any local pasty makers that could give him a run for his money?
"06.03.2017 12:13:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth and Penryn Sea Cadets honoured at annual presentation evening Falmouth and Penryn Sea Cadets recently held their annual presentation evening in front of local dignitaries, parents and the commanding officer… Great to see youngsters doing something worthwhile - congratulations to all the award winners
"06.03.2017 11:18:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Missing drug dealer is found and returned to prison Police have thanked the public for their help in finding a convicted drug dealer who went missing. Well done everyone
"06.03.2017 11:11:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk What caused the fire that spread through a terrace of homes? Dad speaks of 'devastation' as investigation begins A family watched their home burn in front of their eyes in St Day after a fire broke out that spread to other properties. A family watched as their home burned down in front of them. Could you imagine anything more horrifying?
"04.03.2017 16:56:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Which piece will you be bidding on? Artwork for Porthleven Fishermen's Mission baulk auction goes live Artwork created from pieces of Porthleven's broken harbour defences has gone on view ahead of auction later this month that is expected to… Some stunning artwork to view here - will you be bidding?
"04.03.2017 10:56:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Have you seen missing drug dealer? Call the police now Police are appealing for the public's help in finding a convicted drug dealer who has gone missing. Read this if you're in Camborne particularly...
"03.03.2017 15:18:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Packet Predictor Matt Dixon makes way for St Piran in this week's special edition This week the great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, (plus another 20 greats) grandson of St Piran steps into the Packet… St Piran delivers his verdict this week.....
"03.03.2017 14:40:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Four cars involved in crash on Falmouth Road Four cars were involved in a pile-up on Falmouth Road this afternoon, but luckily no one was seriously injured. Four cars involved in a crash on Falmouth Road.
"03.03.2017 12:49:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Candlelit vigil to be held outside Falmouth Hospital Falmouth Labour members will be holding a candlelit vigil outside Falmouth Hospital between 6pm and 7pm on Saturday, following the NHS… A candlelit vigil is set to be held outside Falmouth Hospital this Saturday. Will you attend?
"03.03.2017 09:50:15" falmouthpacket.co.uk Homeless man stabbed in the neck in Truro A homeless man from Truro was stabbed in the neck with a broken bottle yesterday morning, and had to be rushed to hospital for treatment. Police are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in the neck in Truro on Thursday morning.
"03.03.2017 09:41:38" falmouthpacket.co.uk Woman rescued from Falmouth gallery roof A woman had to be rescued by the fire brigade on Thursday morning - after she got stuck on the roof of an art gallery. A woman had to be rescued from the roof of a Falmouth art gallery on Friday. Did you witness the incident?
"02.03.2017 17:50:45" falmouthpacket.co.uk Flood warning issued for first thing tomorrow morning as strong winds and high tides hit south coast The Environment Agency is advising people to be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads first thing tomorrow morning as… Be careful out there tomorrow folks, looks like it's going to be nasty!
"02.03.2017 15:25:16" Packet Newspapers's cover photo
"02.03.2017 13:14:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Update - 2,500 more students for Falmouth as cap is lifted More students will be coming to Falmouth – as Cornwall councillors vote to lift the student cap for Falmouth University. Updated article about the lifting of the student cap. Do you think Falmouth can handle another 2,500 students?
"02.03.2017 12:17:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk 2,500 more students for Falmouth as cap is lifted Cornwall Councillors have today voted in favour of lifting the cap on student numbers at Falmouth University. Breaking news! Councillors vote to lift the student cap, meaning Falmouth could see another 2,500 students.
"02.03.2017 10:40:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Devon and Cornwall police have responded after report found the force required improvement in keeping people safe. Devon and Cornwall Police says it is committed to becoming more 'effective' and is already making progress following a critical report from… Do you think Devon and Cornwall Police are effective? What is your experience?
"02.03.2017 09:30:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Source FM reveals new mural as it appeals for teenage volunteers To celebrate its eighth anniversary of broadcasting across Falmouth and Penryn, Source FM has given its shipping container studios a brand new… Do you know any teenagers who'd like to get involved? Spread the word
"01.03.2017 15:46:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rang out of luck - new penalties for mobile phone use behind the wheel Motorists could now get six points on their licence and a £200 fine - if they are caught using their phone at the wheel. New penalties now in force for using a mobile phone behind the wheel. Are you up to speed on the changes?
"01.03.2017 14:49:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Beca Watkins died after losing control of her motorbike A young woman died after suffering multiple injuries including a ruptured heart, after she fell from her motor cycle and slid into an oncoming… Beca Watkins died after losing control of her motorbike and sliding into the path of an oncoming car in September 2016, an inquest has heard.
"01.03.2017 14:38:38" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn driver in critical condition following A39 accident The police are appealing for witnesses following an accident on the A39 in Falmouth last evening which left a 32-year-old Penryn man fighting for… Let's hope he makes a full recovery, our thoughts are with his family
"01.03.2017 10:35:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk D-Day for decision on student numbers in Falmouth and Penryn Cornwall councillors are due to rule on whether student numbers at the Penryn Campus can increase by 2,500, when they meet tomorrow morning,… Tomorrow we should know the fate of our towns
"01.03.2017 10:34:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council u-turn on parking meters, but residents parking zones still a possibility Cornwall Council has abandoned plans to introduce parking meters in Falmouth and Penryn after the idea was opposed by 95 per cent of those who… What great news. Am I the only one surprised that Cornwall Council has actually listened to the people?
"01.03.2017 10:13:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth Town boss wants morale-boosting win before cup semi-final AS postponements go, Falmouth Town's match at Plymouth Parkway was one of the strangest for years. Build-up to big week for Bickland boys...
"28.02.2017 20:29:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Flora Day Morning and Evening Dance leaders revealed for 2017 Two sisters have been given the honour of leading this year's Early Morning and Evening Dances on Flora Day. Exciting breaking news this evening!
"28.02.2017 15:01:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Decision to spend "up to £10 million" on European Capital of Culture bid is made by just eight councillors Eight members of Cornwall Council have decided to continue with a controversial bid to make Truro the European Capital of Culture in 2023 at a… This seems a bit crazy. What do you think?
"28.02.2017 14:58:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Local businesses under threat due to massive rates hike next month Many local business owners are concerned about their future - as a hike in business rates is expected next month. Small businesses all over the country could be threatened by this. What do you think?
"28.02.2017 14:57:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Port Eliot Festival has unveiled the first group of artists heading to Cornwall for this year's event. Port Eliot Festival has unveiled the first group of artists heading to Cornwall for this year's event. Full details of the line-up, which jumps… The highlight of Cornwall's social calendar. Can't wait! What are your favourite memories of Port Eliot Festival?
"28.02.2017 09:37:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Walkers in Cornwall mourn the death of Hazel Perham Ramblers in Cornwall have expressed their deep sadness following the death of Hazel Perham, of Treverva near Falmouth, who died from cancer last… Such sad news
"27.02.2017 18:49:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Helston performance has Coach Collick purring after beating league leaders Helston 29, Newquay Hornets 8 Hornets stung etc etc.....
"27.02.2017 18:30:32" falmouthpacket.co.uk Decision to spend "up to £10 million" on European Capital of Culture bid is made by just eight councillors Eight members of Cornwall Council have decided to continue with a controversial bid to make Truro the European Capital of Culture in 2023 at a… Is this democracy?
"27.02.2017 18:22:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rugby club illness confirmed as Norovirus The mystery illness that struck down many customers of Falmouth Rugby Club last weekend has been confirmed as Norovirus. Mystery illness that struck over 100 attendees of Falmouth Rugby Club confirmed as Norovirus.
"27.02.2017 17:54:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Articulated lorry driver prosecuted for U-turn at one of Cornwall's busiest roundabouts The Helston driver of an articulated lorry that performed a U-turn on one of Cornwall's busiest roundabouts has been prosecuted after a video was… This could have gone horribly wrong!
"27.02.2017 17:45:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Police appeal for help tracking down Falmouth man Keith Bowden Police are appealing for help in tracing 53-year-old Keith Bowden, from Falmouth, who is wanted for recall to prison. Have you seen this man?
"27.02.2017 17:40:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Support for refurbishment of King's Head and creation of HMOs above Falmouth councillors are supporting plans to refurbish the King's Head and convert two floors into flats as the work would secure the future of… King's Head refurbishment supported. Who's ready for this great pub to reopen?
"27.02.2017 16:27:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth councillors support Penryn councillors in their opposition of proposed student village Falmouth councillors have agreed to support their colleagues in Penryn by opposing plans to create a 2,000 bed student village between the… Have the councillors of both town got it right in opposing these plans? What do you think?
"27.02.2017 16:25:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth firefighters hand over fireworks cash Twenty-two local organisations or charities have been given a share of the more than £7,000 that was raised by Falmouth firefighters at their… Great to see so many groups benefiting from the community fireworks display
"27.02.2017 16:24:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk It's almost panto time again in Mabe After months of hard work and dedication by a whole team of people, both on stage and off, the Mabe Youth and Community Project will be raising… Looks like a lot of fun to be had in Mabe next week
"27.02.2017 16:23:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Stunning photograph shows helicopter flying over the moon They say a picture tells a thousand words - and sometimes no explanation is needed at all. How incredible is this shot?
"27.02.2017 16:21:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Council to plough on with Capital of Culture plans Cornwall Council is to press ahead with plans to bid for Truro to be named European Capital of Culture in 2023 - a decision which will cost… Cornwall Council to go ahead with Capital of Culture bid. Do you think this is a good way to spend £336,000?
"27.02.2017 15:13:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Buchan brace sets up FA County Youth Cup final against Middlesex Cornwall u18s 2, Durham u18s 1 Congratulations to Cornwall's young stars - go and win the final now!
"27.02.2017 14:14:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth's Chain Locker pub reveals surprising secrets during restoration works Archaeological finds unearthed during the current restoration and refurbishment work on Falmouth's historic Chain Locker have revealed the pub… Incredible finds in the Chain Locker!
"25.02.2017 10:46:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Work to FINALLY begin on Helston College rebuild It was a day many in Helston feared they might never see – but now the town's secondary school has confirmed that work on its long-awaited… At last! Did you ever think this would actually happen?
"24.02.2017 16:30:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council confirms permission to remove branches from protected Penryn pine - but not chop it down Cornwall Council has confirmed that the removal of parts of a protected Monterey pine tree in Penryn had been given consent before arborists… Permission was given to remove branches from protected Penryn pine.
"24.02.2017 16:15:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Three family members all donate their hair to children's charity A young girl who asked her mum “What can I do to help children not as lucky as me?” has braved having her long blonde locks cut off – and… A very kindhearted family!
"24.02.2017 15:16:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Your chance to advise on groundbreaking heating scheme for Porthleven A new group is being set up in Porthleven to advise on environmental matters - and one of its first tasks will be giving feedback on a proposed… Have your say on heating scheme for Porthleven.
"24.02.2017 13:04:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Over 100 jobs at risk at Pool-based bacon business More than 100 jobs are at risk after the Tulip Food Company (UK) announced proposed changes to shift patterns at its site in Pool following an… More than 100 jobs are at risk in Pool due to a changes in shift patterns at Tulip. How much impact do you think this will have on the local area?
"24.02.2017 12:36:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Hospice Care team shortlisted for a national medical award A team from Cornwall Hospice Care have been shortlisted as finalists in the national BMJ Palliative and Hospice Team of the Year awards. The… The Cornwall Hospice Care team have been shortlisted for a top award - very well deserved!
"24.02.2017 12:29:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Travellers cause postponement of Falmouth Town's match in Plymouth FALMOUTH Town's SWPL Premier match at Plymouth Parkway tomorrow has been postponed because a group of travellers moved on to the car park at the… One of the more unusual reasons for a game to be called off.....
"24.02.2017 12:10:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fly-tippers in Helston WILL be prosecuted once CCTV is added CCTV cameras are to be put up at one of Helston's most prolific areas of fly-tipping, with a warning that offenders will be prosecuted. Fly-tippers could face prosecution after CCTV is installed in a hot-spot in Helston. Is CCTV a small price to pay to catch fly-tippers in the act?
"24.02.2017 10:34:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Packet Predictor: Matt Dixon guesses this weekend's results with the help of a special guest How will our local teams fare tomorrow? Rappo and me alone together in a quiet room. Lovely stuff.
"23.02.2017 11:19:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk 2,000 homes left without power as Storm Doris hits Storm Doris has arrived and despite most areas of Cornwall escaping unscathed, many homes across the area woke up to find they had no power this… Storm Doris has arrived, but most in Cornwall have escaped unscathed.
"22.02.2017 16:14:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk See limbs fall as builders take chainsaws to protected Penryn pine Workmen have begun removing limbs of a protected tree at a building site in Penryn despite the fact planning appeal is currently in progress. Why isn't Cornwall Council preventing the destruction of this protected Penryn tree?
"22.02.2017 13:01:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fitzroy is name that fits in town with rich maritime history Some residents are apparently upset that a new block of retirement flats being built on the former Madeira Hotel site is to be named the Fitzroy.… So Fitzroy DOES have ties to Falmouth. But it's not Cornish. What a quandary!
"22.02.2017 12:04:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Gushing support for bid to rank Helston kennels alongside the pyramids Unanimous support has been given towards investigating whether Helston's kennels could be placed on the World Heritage List, by the town's… There's been an outpouring of support from town councillors.
"22.02.2017 12:02:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Coronation Park set for £316,000 makeover Coronation Park is to receive a £316,000 makeover after being returned to the people of Helston and "run by the community, for the… Great to see Helston taking back control of Coronation Park.
"22.02.2017 12:01:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk D-Day looming for Flotilla development on Falmouth's seafront Plans to create an "iconic" new building on Falmouth's seafront are set to go before councillors early next month and while the man… Locals aren't happy with Falmouth 'flotilla' hotel plans, but what do you think?
"22.02.2017 10:32:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall braced for 60mph winds Storm Doris is set to finally hit the UK in the early hours of Thursday morning and while the Met Office have issued weather warnings across the… Batten down the hatches! The worst of Storm Doris should miss Cornwall, but we will still be battered by 60mph winds. Are you prepared?
"22.02.2017 10:30:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Support for Falmouth sites to be protected against student development Several contentious sites across Falmouth look set to be protected against student housing developments after local councillors scored a victory… Council plans to block large student developments - but can brownfield sites meet demand?
"22.02.2017 10:29:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council says 'no' to Coastline extension of Bulwark Estate in Helston Helston's councillors have continued their objections to the proposed extension of the town's Bulwark Estate, despite attempts by applicants… Will new housing at Bulwark really have that much impact on traffic?
"22.02.2017 10:21:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth shoplifter with 'persistent record' jailed for six months A persistent shoplifter from Falmouth has been jailed for six months after three separate thefts from local shops in recent weeks. The judge said previous penalties "had not prevented him from reoffending"
"22.02.2017 10:14:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk Eden hotel given planning permission The Eden Project has been granted planning permission for a new 109-bedroom on-site hotel. Still boosting tourism, or competing with established businesses?
"22.02.2017 10:07:00" Packet Newspapers's cover photo
"22.02.2017 09:30:46" falmouthpacket.co.uk Explore Falmouth's history during week-long event A special archive day is taking place at The Poly on Saturday when visitors can chat to local historians and see original examples from the… Looks like will be informative and fun
"21.02.2017 15:21:38" falmouthpacket.co.uk Could Mango's in Falmouth reopen under new management? The owners of Mango's bar in Falmouth are actively seeking new tenants to reopen and possibly refurbish the venue. Who wants to see Mango's open again?
Share your memories of the club on here - if you dare.
"21.02.2017 11:35:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Harbour Commissioners to discuss Custom House Quay alternative proposal Falmouth Harbour Commissioners (FHC) will discuss an alternative proposal to their plans for pontoons in the Custom House Quay basin at their… Are pontoons better off out of Custom House Quay?
"21.02.2017 11:21:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Hollie has her locks chopped for charity A Falmouth schoolgirl has given the gift of her own hair to a child who has lost their own locks, while also raising money to help others… What a wonderful thing for a five year old to do.
"21.02.2017 11:20:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk Two found drifting under Falmouth Docks with broken oar and no lights Two men found drifting under Falmouth docks with a partially deflated boat and not enough oars sparked a call out for Falmouth coastguard… You could say they were in a certain place without a paddle.
"21.02.2017 10:34:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Revellers violently ill after mystery illness hits Falmouth Rugby Club Many revellers who attended Falmouth Rugby Club (FRC) this weekend claim they are now suffering from a mystery illness - and organisers have… Many people who attended an event at Falmouth Rugby Club on Saturday are claiming to have come down with a violent sickness. Do you know anyone who is suffering with this?
"20.02.2017 18:11:19" falmouthpacket.co.uk Ace marksman 'Rappo' reaches incredible 2,000-goal milestone ONE of Cornish football's most likeable and recognisable characters, Mark Rapsey, has reached a milestone that strikers everywhere could only… This is an incredible achievement!
"20.02.2017 16:52:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk Ace marksman 'Rappo' reaches incredible 2,000-goal milestone ONE of Cornish football's most likeable and recognisable characters, Mark Rapsey, has reached a milestone that strikers everywhere could only… An overused phrase, but this man is a true Cornish football legend
"20.02.2017 16:13:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Goonhilly to set out space race ambition at Space Agency conference Goonhilly Earth Station will set out its ambition to be at the centre of the UK's commercial spaceflight industry when it joins a major UK Space… Would you fancy a holiday in space?
"20.02.2017 15:37:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk £5.4m of EU funding awarded for West Cornwall transport hub Over £5 million of European funding has been secured to create a modern transport hub that will serve West Cornwall, as part of the Cornwall and… This could really benefit Cornwall, and hopefully ease congestion in the area - do you think this is £5.4m well spent?
"20.02.2017 15:31:44" falmouthpacket.co.uk New owners for Helston's Coronation Park in £120,000 council deal Coronation Park is to be returned to the people of Helston. This should be great news for Helston! What do you think needs to happen there now?
"20.02.2017 15:12:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Drummond bangs a brace as Helston dominate in the sunshine Helston Ath 3, Witheridge 1 The Peter Pan of Cornish football is at it again....
"20.02.2017 12:15:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Mawnan Brownies and WI join forces to highlight climate change Mawnan WI members joined up with Mawnan Brownies as part of a campaign to raise awareness of climate change. Great to see the generation gap being bridged in Mawnan
"20.02.2017 12:15:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Alison raises at least £2,000 by having head shave for Macmillan Memories of Valentine's Day for many people include a romantic meal and/or receiving red roses, but Alison Cameron has a very different reason… Well done Alison - let's hope the money keeps rolling in
"20.02.2017 11:50:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Helston motorcyclist "seriously ill" in hospital following crash A motorcyclist from Helston is described as "seriously ill" in hospital following a collision with a car on the A39.
"18.02.2017 16:58:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Emergency services in Truro as person falls into the river There were dramatic scenes in Truro this afternoon after a person fell into the river. Did anyone see this happen?
"17.02.2017 15:39:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk Flats plans for Penryn's historic former fire station Plans to renovate the Old Fire Station in Penryn Town Centre for two new flats have raised no objections from the town's planning committee. Whatever happens, hope this beautiful old building is treated with respect.
"17.02.2017 14:54:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk Plans could double on-street ATMs in Penryn The number of on-street cash machines in Penryn could double if plans for the town's Post Office are approved by Cornwall Council. The main street could have TWO cash machines!
"17.02.2017 14:42:07" Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service Today's the day!
We are excited to announce that today we are launching our first animation created to highlight fire, road and animal safety. Watch Manager Mark Smith our fire investigation dog handler, his fire investigation dog Archie and his pal Great new video featuring Cornwall's fire dog, Archie and pal Woody
"17.02.2017 14:11:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk Support for Penryn gym's move to former Metal Surgery factory Penryn Town Council has thrown its support behind plans to move a local gymnastics club into a larger premises at Kernick industrial estate. Great move for community asset or loss of much needed industrial space?
"17.02.2017 14:11:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn councillors object to student village plans Councillors in Penryn have voted against supporting plans for a 2,000 bed student village on land between Treluswell and Treliever to the north… Were councillors right to oppose a student village for Treluswell?
"17.02.2017 14:10:24" falmouthpacket.co.uk Carnon Downs man admits child porn charges A Carnon Downs man has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges and will be sentenced at Truro Crown Court next month. He admitted possessing the worst kind of indecent images.
"17.02.2017 14:09:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk Body washed up on Perranporth beach identified as Truro man A body which washed up on a Perranporth beach at the start of the month has been identified as that of a 43 year old Truro man. Did you see Stephen Lloyd Thomas in the days before his death?
"17.02.2017 11:25:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Museum awash with science for Exeter University fun day The Maritime Museum in Falmouth was abuzz with green energy on Thursday as Exeter University's marine scientists showed off their stuff. Even our reporter was fascinated - you really can learn something new every day.
"17.02.2017 11:24:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk Closing signs appear at Helston Budgens Closing down signs have gone up at Budgens in Helston after the store's owners went into administration earlier this week. But when exactly will the store close?
"17.02.2017 09:29:46" falmouthpacket.co.uk Seasalt hands over £25,000 to Fishermen's Mission Cornish clothing company, Seasalt, has raised £25,000 for coastal charity, Fishermen's Mission. Great to see a local business giving something back to the community
"16.02.2017 13:59:27" falmouthpacket.co.uk Protection for Falmouth's War Memorial Falmouth's War Memorial, which sits in Kimberley Park, is now a protected monument after it received a Grade II listing by the Government. Don't think anyone would argue with this
"16.02.2017 12:15:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Newquay sex offender wanted after breaching court order Police are searching for a sex offender from Newquay who went missing after breaching a court order. Have you seen wanted sex offender Tony Falcus?
"16.02.2017 11:52:07" falmouthpacket.co.uk Should Helston's kennels rank alongside the pyramids and Great Barrier Reef with World Heritage Status? Helston's historic kennels water system could be placed on the World Heritage List, ranking it alongside the likes of the pyramids of Egypt and… Could this make Coinagehall Street one of the world's top destinations?
"16.02.2017 08:39:07" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tesco calls out to charities in Falmouth to register for free food donation scheme Tesco and FareShare are calling on charities and community groups in and around Falmouth to register for a scheme which sees surplus food become… What a great use of surplus food
"15.02.2017 16:38:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Culdrose Air Day cancelled for 2017 - and perhaps permanently There will be no Culdrose Air Day this year and the future of the show is in doubt as the station focuses solely on defence operations. Is this the end of Culdrose Air Day?
"15.02.2017 16:18:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Explosive device found at Maenporth is detonated The explosive device that was washed up on Maenporth beach has today been disposed of by the Royal Navy's Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit… Some explosive video footage right here!
"15.02.2017 14:53:42" falmouthpacket.co.uk RSPCA remind people that pets are a lifelong commitment - after four dogs found abandoned in just a few weeks The RSPCA are urging people to remember that caring for a pet is a lifelong commitment - after four dogs were found abandoned within five miles… This is shocking, could you ever imagine abandoning the family dog?
"15.02.2017 14:33:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tamsin scoops award for her work with veterans' charity A talented young achiever who has played a key role in the growth of a sailing charity in Cornwall, has been recognised for her achievements. Well done Tamsin
"15.02.2017 14:30:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth pensioner accused of stabbing wife has new trial date The trial of a Falmouth man accused of stabbing his wife has been moved to the end of April after he was deemed unfit to appear by a judge at… Trial date for man accused of stabbing wife.
"15.02.2017 14:28:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk 'Iconic' auditorium designed for Porthleven Town Band - but more modest proposal is preferred new home An “iconic” 150-seater auditorium and recording studio has been suggested as a potential new home for Porthleven Town Band. What do you think of Porthleven Town Band's proposed new home?
"15.02.2017 14:27:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk MoD to "withdraw objections" to Coastline Housing development at Bulwark The Ministry of Defence looks set to withdraw its objections to a scheme extending Helston's Bulwark Estate, clearing the way for the Coastline… Culdrose want a guarantee they can land noisy helicopters day and night.
"15.02.2017 14:22:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Man dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow carried machete as "short cut" to getting arrested over mental health fears A man concerned he was not getting the mental health help he needed dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow and carried a machete in a desperate move on… Seems to have worked. Is this as insane as it seems?
"15.02.2017 14:20:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk Uniform changes, staff attrition and mental health discussed at first Falmouth School Forum Worries about high staff attrition, repeated school uniform changes and mental health and support at Falmouth School were among the issues raised… Is your child at Falmouth School? What do you think of the current situation?
"15.02.2017 12:59:19" Packet Newspapers's cover photo
"15.02.2017 11:20:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Subjects and funding needed for Falmouth RNLI anniversary exhibition Falmouth University photography student, Jade Cockerill, is planning to stage an exhibition this summer to celebrate Falmouth RNLI's 150th… Can you help Jade with this project?
"15.02.2017 11:16:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Police crackdown on child vandals targeting Kimberley Park A ten-year-old girl is the youngest of 12 children who have been issued antisocial behaviour warnings by the police following a spate of… Let's hope the police warnings work and the children start behaving
"15.02.2017 10:28:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Car spotted driving the wrong way down dual carriageway near Camborne This video shows the moment a bus driver had to take evasive action to avoid hitting a car - that was driving the wrong way down the dual… Yesterday a car was spotted driving the wrong way down the dual carriageway. How would you react if you came face-to-face with another car on the dual carriageway?
"14.02.2017 17:56:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Get in the groove with Gig at Glasney Gig at Glasney, a new feature of Penryn Week, is looking for bands to perform during a fun-filled family-friendly Sunday. Does your band fancy playing for Penryn?
"14.02.2017 17:55:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn councillors earmark £100,000 for Glasney improvement works Glasney Field in Penryn will get proper drainage, new football goals and other improvements after the town council signed off on more than… It's been a long time coming
"14.02.2017 10:16:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk BF Adventure goes coast to coast with new cycling fundraiser Whether you're a pedal-pushing pro or a lycra-clad learner, Penryn adventure charity BF Adventure and the Royal Navy and Royal Marine Charity… Quite fancy the 63-miler myself.
"14.02.2017 10:14:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Weathervane with missing 'W' and a flaking face create extra costs for clocktower repair The refurbishment of Penryn's landmark clocktower is going well but has thrown up some extra costs, according to town's mayor Mark Snowdon. Does that make it an 'eathervane?
"13.02.2017 17:58:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk New Round Ring estate in Penryn gets planning green light Workers are already on site after an estate of 55 homes at Round Ring in Penryn was granted planning permission by Cornwall Council on Friday. Pearce Fine Homes have been given permission for Round Ring.
"13.02.2017 16:41:44" falmouthpacket.co.uk Discover Falmouth's hidden history A new walking trail of Falmouth has been launched by Falmouth History Archive which invites people to follow the clues to discover interesting… Sounds like fun and you could learn things you never knew about Falmouth
"13.02.2017 16:33:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornish Harmony Choir hands shares out Christmas Eve proceeds at presentation evening Christmas may seem like a distant memory, but a celebration of festive fundraising was held recently when the Cornish Harmony Choir staged its… Great to see this Falmouth tradition is still raising money for worthy causes - long may it continue.
"13.02.2017 16:31:55" southwestfarmer.co.uk Nominations for the 2017 South West Farmer Awards now open, nominate now! IT'S official nominations for this year's South West Farmer Awards 2017, in association with Cornish Mutual, are open. Time to nominate in the 2017 South West Farmer Awards!
"13.02.2017 16:29:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Thousands flock for Harbour Lights' Cheap as Chips celebrations Freezing cold winds didn't stop queues stretching around the block on Saturday as thousands of Harbour Lights fans enjoyed year 2000 prices and… Did you join in the celebrations and grab a bargain?
"13.02.2017 15:32:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk Explosive device washed up on Maenporth beach - Update Members of the public are advised to stay away from the beach at Maenporth - as strong winds have washed an explosive device onto the shore. Update - the bomb disposal squad have now arrived on the scene.
"13.02.2017 14:56:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Panto fun in Flushing It has been that time of year again in Flushing, when a few members of the community take to cross-dressing and slapping on the make-up - but all… Flushing Panto Group has another hit on their hands
"13.02.2017 14:55:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall's daffodil trains poster A railway poster designed by a Falmouth art student is being displayed on 15 stations from Plymouth to Penzance. Look out for this Falmouth trains
"13.02.2017 14:35:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Explosive device washed up on Maenporth beach Members of the public are advised to stay away from the beach at Maenporth - as strong winds have washed an explosive device onto the shore. Explosive device washed up on Maenporth beach. Bomb disposal squad expected this afternoon.
"13.02.2017 13:09:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk Two arrested in Falmouth for assaulting a police officer A pair of drunks on a night out were arrested in Falmouth on Saturday night - after they assaulted a police officer in the centre of town. A real pair of ne'er-do-wells
"13.02.2017 10:01:42" falmouthpacket.co.uk Surgery on wrong body part in Royal Cornwall Hospital 'Never Event' Bosses at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro have launched an investigation after surgery was carried out on the wrong part of a patient last… Shocking. Just glad the patient had no long term repercussions.
"11.02.2017 10:29:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Specially trained dogs called in to investigate Penryn garage fire Specially trained dogs were sent in to deal with the aftermath of a fire in Penryn yesterday evening. You don't see this every day...
"10.02.2017 16:25:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth man avoids jail for possessing indecent images of children A Falmouth man has narrowly avoided jail after pleading guilty to possessing indecent images of children as young as 18 months, including some in… Disgusting! The judge told him "real children are suffering" when the material is created.
"10.02.2017 13:02:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk South West MP takes seagull debate to Parliament The RSPB are reminding people not to feed seagulls - after a South West MP took to Parliament to complain about the winged menace. South West MP takes seagull debate to Parliament after his friend had his lunch stolen. What would you do about the problem? Do you think there is a solution?
"10.02.2017 12:59:19" falmouthpacket.co.uk Lantern and balloon releases could be banned from council land Falmouth Town Council is supporting plans for a possible ban of balloons and Chinese lanterns from being released on council-owned land. What do you think, should they be banned?
"10.02.2017 12:00:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Celebration as Tregoniggie Management Plan is officially adopted A five year management plan for Tregoniggie Woodland in Falmouth was signed off this week and aims to ensure the three main bodies involved with… Well done to all those involved, especially the volunteer Friends
"10.02.2017 11:59:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Little Harbour children's hospice celebrates its fifth birthday Staff, families and volunteers at Cornwall's children's hospice have been celebrating the fifth anniversary of the charity welcoming families to… Congratulations and long may it continue to provide a vital service for children and their families
"10.02.2017 11:57:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk Could shops in historic Helston be turned into flats? More housing could be added to Helston's historic Church Street if plans go ahead to convert a closed gallery and art studio. What do you think?
"10.02.2017 10:50:24" falmouthpacket.co.uk Packet Predictor: Matt Dixon puts his head on the block again ahead of this weekend's action The Packet Predictor did not get a single prediction wrong last week - by virtue of the fact that none of the games actually took place. Who will win where this weekend....?
"09.02.2017 16:53:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk New footage has emerged of the Four Winds fire New dramatic footage has emerged of the fire at the Four Winds, which shows firefighters trying to tackle the raging inferno. New footage has emerged of the fire at the Four Winds. Have you ever seen a worse fire?
"09.02.2017 14:32:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn needs you - to be a councillor Do you want to represent Penryn on the town council or even at Cornwall Council, but are uncertain about what it involves? Want to see some change in Penryn? Or serve your community? Councillor elections are coming up in May.
"09.02.2017 13:29:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Former London Irish player is appointed head of rugby at Penryn Penryn Rugby Club are excited to announce two new appointments. Exiciting times at the Memorial Ground....
"09.02.2017 09:37:46" falmouthpacket.co.uk Residents' anger as work at Round Ring in Penryn continues without planning permission Anger is growing in Penryn as developers have poured concrete and put in 'site offices' on green fields in Penryn without any planning permission… People are upset about this!
"09.02.2017 09:36:11" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council takes a stand against "salami sliced" fence at Dean Quarry A metal fence placed around Dean Quarry near St Keverne has been objected to by the parish council due to its impact on the surrounding… This rumbling on and on. What do you think?
"09.02.2017 09:35:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fisherman dies after doctors' surgery is shut - with lifesaving equipment locked inside A fisherman has died from heart failure after trying to get help from a doctors' surgery only to find it closed – and a defibrillator that… This is concerning. What do you think?
"09.02.2017 09:34:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth School students celebrate their success at Duke of Edinburgh Award presentation night Falmouth School's outdoor education department hosted its first ever Duke of Edinburgh celebration night for students who have passed their… Congratulations to all the students!
"08.02.2017 14:18:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth Citizens Advice office to close while £20,000 upgrade takes place A major refurbishment scheme of Citizens Advice Cornwall's Falmouth office is due to begin this month and will mean it is closed to the public… Great to see investment in the much-needed Falmouth office.
"08.02.2017 12:29:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Sad sight as dead starfish wash up on Falmouth beach following storm A dead seal was not the only victim of last week's storms to wash up on Falmouth's beaches as lots of tiny starfish were to be found on Saturday… Such a sad sight. Poor starfish.
"08.02.2017 12:00:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro stab victim named locally as Falmouth teenager The victim of a serious knife attack in Truro has been named locally - as Falmouth teen Lewis Osborne. The victim of a recent knife attack in Truro has been named locally as Falmouth teenager Lewis Osborne.
"08.02.2017 11:28:32" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cockwells scoops international industry award for superior superyacht tender A head-turning superyacht tender designed and custom-built by local boatbuilder, Cockwells has won the tender and support vessel design category… Another award for Cockwells at Mylor
"08.02.2017 11:27:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pendennis apprentice wins Queen's Silver Medal Pendennis Shipyard apprenticeship graduate, Josh McKnight, has been awarded the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights Queen's Silver Medal. Well done Josh McKnight and Rebecca Avery
"08.02.2017 10:36:15" falmouthpacket.co.uk Shelter bid for Porthleven harbour returns A previously withdrawn plan to set up three timber shelters on Porthleven's harbour front has returned a year on.
"08.02.2017 10:35:23" falmouthpacket.co.uk Questions over why Porthleven sea defences were able to break in 'normal' storm conditions Questions have been raised over how Porthleven's sea defences were able to start breaking up again in a chilling reminder of the disaster three… Are harbour baulks weak, or was Porthleven hit by an exceptional storm?
"08.02.2017 10:28:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Suspended prison for Mullion woman banned from keeping dogs after admitting animal suffered A woman from Mullion has been banned from keeping dogs for five years after pleading guilty to animal cruelty. She's been banned from keeping dogs for five years.
"08.02.2017 10:06:40" Packet Newspapers's cover photo
"08.02.2017 09:58:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Organ relocation strikes a chord with St Keverne - but vicar says no Could an organ be returning to St Keverne Parish Church, courtesy of the village Methodist church? I guess you could call it - an organ transplant...
No? I'll get my coat.
"08.02.2017 09:56:48" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth School Forum on Thursday to 'bridge gap' between parents and staff An attempt to "bridge the gap" between parents and staff at Falmouth School is being made with a forum at Boslowick Barbers on Thursday… What is happening at Falmouth School?
"07.02.2017 17:07:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Escaping rats and non-Cornish names as Madeira Hotel is demolished Rats, work schedules and vehicle routes, and an un-Cornish name are among the concerns aired by neighbours of the former Madeira Hotel on… Rats! Have you seen any vermin around the Madeira?
"07.02.2017 17:06:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk Prison for man who killed neighbour by blocking his boiler flue with a potato A man whose neighbour died from carbon monoxide poisoning after he blocked his boiler flue and door locks with a potato and expandable foam, has… A despicable act. What did he think would happen?
"07.02.2017 17:06:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Person saved from Falmouth house fire still in hospital A Falmouth resident who had to be pulled from a fire in their own home is still recovering in hospital - after suffering from smoke inhalation. The person who was saved by brave firefighters is still recovering in hospital, lucky they responded so quickly!
"07.02.2017 13:07:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Have your say on blue circle building proposed for Porthleven harbour Consultation is now open on plans that would change the look of Porthleven's harbour forever. It's blue and it's round - it's different!
"07.02.2017 12:27:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk New appeal over plans for Penryn's Old Telephone exchange thrown out by planning inspector The latest attempt to more than double the accommodation at Penryn's Old Telephone Exchange despite objections from residents and town… Will they go for a fourth application?
"07.02.2017 12:24:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Mabe fundraiser calls it a day after almost half a century A man who has spent half a century collecting cash for the Mabe Youth and Community Project and the playing field has announced he is calling it… Bravo George. What a milestone!
"07.02.2017 12:11:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council support for Swanpool car wash The car wash at Swanpool could become a permanent fixture if an application which has already received support from the town council is approved… What do you think about the car was at Swanpool?
"07.02.2017 12:10:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cakes, tea and a memorial tree for 'lovely' Falmouth teaching assistant St Francis School celebrated the life of a "lovely" teaching assistant who passed away last year with a memorial tree and a fundraising… A fitting tribute
"07.02.2017 12:09:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Mabe fundraiser calls it a day after almost half a century A man who has spent half a century collecting cash for the Mabe Youth and Community Project and the playing field has announced he is calling it… What a star!
"07.02.2017 12:08:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Renewed witness appeal after man arrested following Falmouth robbery One man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery following an incident in Falmouth last month when two men forced their way into an elderly… Did you see anything? Let the police know
"07.02.2017 10:39:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth's Town Crier needs your vote to win national title Falmouth's Town Crier, Gemma Garwood really does have something to shout about after making it through to the finals of VisitEngland's Tourism… Get voting and help boost Falmouth's profile even further
"07.02.2017 09:59:15" falmouthpacket.co.uk Man rescued from floodwater at Longdowns Firefighters have rescued a man from floodwater at Longdowns near Penryn after he drove his car into it yesterday (6/2) evening. You should always be wary of how deep water can be.
"06.02.2017 18:35:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Renewed witness appeal after man arrested following Falmouth robbery One man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery following an incident in Falmouth last month when two men forced their way into an elderly… Can you help the police bring these men to justice?
"06.02.2017 17:31:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council support for Swanpool car wash The car wash at Swanpool could become a permanent fixture if an application which has already received support from the town council is approved… Swanpool car wash - should it stay or should it go? What do you think?
"06.02.2017 17:03:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Makeover for Helston florists as new owner takes over A florist in Helston is hoping to see her business grow after taking over at The Sweet Pea. More investment into Helston can only be great news for the town!
"06.02.2017 16:44:16" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth's Bickland Industrial Park set to expand thanks to European funding Falmouth's Bickland Industrial Park is to be extended after support of up to £3,382,436 of European Regional Development Funding was secured.
"06.02.2017 16:41:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth's Bickland Industrial Park set to expand thanks to European funding Falmouth's Bickland Industrial Park is to be extended after support of up to £3,382,436 of European Regional Development Funding was secured. This is a lot of money from the EU. What do you think?
"06.02.2017 16:40:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk Residents urged to have their say on future of Falmouth With time running out, residents and business-folk are being urged to have their say on Falmouth's draft neighbourhood plan which, if approved,… Make sure you have your say
"06.02.2017 15:50:27" falmouthpacket.co.uk Chris is in determined mood ahead of debut for professional cycling team Chris Opie has never felt better on the eve of a cycling season. Hopefully our man races to success.....
"06.02.2017 14:46:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth Art Gallery reveals its new exhibition Falmouth Art Gallery has over 200 works of art in its collection, many by artists admired and respected around the world. Award-winning art gallery invites you to view artwork which has been given to the town.
"06.02.2017 14:44:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Residents urged to have their say on future of Falmouth With time running out, residents and business-folk are being urged to have their say on Falmouth's draft neighbourhood plan which, if approved,… What do you think about the neighbourhood plan and will you be having your say?
"06.02.2017 14:06:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Body recovered from Perranporth beach Emergency services have recovered a body from Perranporth beach this morning. So tragic. The second one in just three days.
"06.02.2017 10:56:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk Person trapped in Falmouth house fire Firefighters battled to save a person from a burning building in Falmouth yesterday evening. Let's hope everybody is OK. Does anyone know who was involved and where it happened?
"06.02.2017 10:54:16" falmouthpacket.co.uk Outcry over appeal to cut down protected Penryn pine A builders attempts to chop down a protected tree despite repeated planning refusals have sparked outrage among residents of one Penryn… Do you think the tree should be cut down?
"06.02.2017 09:08:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Porthleven narrowly avoids repeat of 2014 disaster as sea defences begin to crumble in storm Porthleven narrowly avoided a repeat of the 2014 disaster in Thursday's storms after 26 foot waves saw the harbour's sea defences begin to… The baulks have gone again. Are Porthleven's sea defences adequate?
"05.02.2017 13:17:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk King Charles pupils celebrate patron's feast day with art fit for a king King Charles School pupils spent last Monday making artwork fit for a king, or at least fit to celebrate one, as they remembered the school's…
"05.02.2017 10:18:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Levi proves engineering is in his blood with top award A student from Redruth has won the Pall Corporation Apprentice of the Year award, after demonstrating exceptional skills and ability.
"05.02.2017 10:18:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Blind veteran skier from St Agnes celebrates 40 years of charity trip A blind military veteran from St Agnes has been skiing for the 37th time as a national military charity ski-club celebrates its 40th anniversary.
"04.02.2017 14:16:19" falmouthpacket.co.uk Details of this years St Piran's Day procession announced As spring approaches preparations are under way for this years St Piran's Day, and the information for this years event has been released
"04.02.2017 12:16:55" falmouthpacket.co.uk Porthleven narrowly avoids repeat of 2014 disaster as sea defences begin... Porthleven narrowly avoided a repeat of the 2014 disaster in Thursday's storms after 26 foot waves saw the harbour's sea defences begin to…
"04.02.2017 11:34:55" falmouthpacket.co.uk Porthleven narrowly avoids repeat of 2014 disaster as sea defences begin to crumble in storm Porthleven narrowly avoided a repeat of the 2014 disaster in Thursday's storms after 26 foot waves saw the harbour's sea defences begin to… This is the damage 26ft waves can cause...
"04.02.2017 11:15:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Person trapped in Falmouth house fire Firefighters battled to save a person from a burning building in Falmouth yesterday evening.
"04.02.2017 10:24:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk Person trapped in Falmouth house fire Firefighters battled to save a person from a burning building in Falmouth yesterday evening. This could have been so much worse, thank goodness for our fantastic firefighters!
"04.02.2017 10:17:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Circus performer swaps her trapeze for bell ringing at St Agnes Church Polly Marchant-Thomas had always been interested in bell ringing, but it was only once she had returned to her childhood village of St Agnes with…
"03.02.2017 20:16:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Twin lamb disease In the last six weeks of pregnancy lambs grow the most. Therefore, the ewe's nutritional demands need to be maintained. If the ewe is not…
"03.02.2017 17:16:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penwith College lecturer takes part in international touring exhibition An art and design lecturer from Truro and Penwith College has contributed to an upcoming series of international art exhibitions.
"03.02.2017 17:16:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Two medical students at Royal Cornwall Hospital win top award Two medical students based at Royal Cornwall Hospital have received a top award, following their research on pregnant women with heart problems.
"03.02.2017 17:16:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Outcry over appeal to cut down protected Penryn pine A builders attempts to chop down a protected tree despite repeated planning refusals have sparked outrage among residents of one Penryn…
"03.02.2017 16:15:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Community meeting for The Fitzroy in Falmouth PegasusLife are hosting a community meeting at the Falmouth Hotel regarding the development of The Fitzroy, formerly the site of the Madeira…
"03.02.2017 16:15:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Brexit Summit searches for clear voice for Cornwall after EU referendum Cornwall's voice on Brexit needs to be heard locally, nationally and globally, according to 50 community and business leaders who attended a…
"03.02.2017 14:16:07" falmouthpacket.co.uk Sexual health strategy aims to reduce STIs and teen pregnancy across... Plans to cut sexually transmitted infections, unwanted pregnancies and reduce avoidable HIV deaths have been announced by Cornwall Council.
"03.02.2017 13:16:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall to get £100,000 government culture funding boost The government has promised Cornwall £100,000 for culture and heritage projects to be spread over two years.
"03.02.2017 12:50:06" Dramatic footage of a seal being washed away Dramatic footage of a seal being washed away by the waves this morning, as the weather continues to worsen ahead of the arrival of Storm Doris. Read the full article here - https://goo.gl/bhFyZW
Have you been affected by the recent weather conditions?
"03.02.2017 11:51:58" Packet Newspapers's cover photo
"03.02.2017 11:49:33" Castle Beach Cafe - Falmouth Yikes! Wow. Some big waves hitting Castle Beach yesterday!
Do you have any storm videos or photos you'd like us to see and share?
"03.02.2017 09:16:49" falmouthpacket.co.uk Changes to Guildhall charges mean some groups now go free (but charities... Three community organisations will now be able to use Helston's council building for free, although charities will continue to be charged.
"02.02.2017 17:16:19" falmouthpacket.co.uk Vicious Helston man sentenced for sustained knife attack A man has been sentenced to nearly seven years in prison - after repeatedly stabbing a woman in the neck.
"02.02.2017 16:15:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Durty Disco set to return to Falmouth for sixth birthday Durty Disco are set to return to Falmouth to host a special event celebrating their six year anniversary, and are bringing some of the biggest…
"02.02.2017 14:06:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penzance to Scillies helicopter service gets the go-ahead from Cornwall Council A new helicopter link between Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has been given the green light by Cornwall Councillors this morning (2/1). Is this good news for Penzance? Tell us what you think?
"02.02.2017 12:42:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Big waves and high winds hit Cornwall, but is it Storm Doris? Wet and stormy weather has hit Cornwall this morning and is set to continue well into Friday, but the Met Office has yet to officially name the… Have you got storm pictures or videos? Send them to us and we'll put them online.
"02.02.2017 12:16:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk City of Culture bid like 'betting on a three-legged donkey at the Grand... Spending more than half a million pounds on bidding for Truro to become a European City of Culture has been compared to “betting on a…
"02.02.2017 12:16:27" falmouthpacket.co.uk Students from Penwith College win major competition Three students from Penwith College have won the regional heat for a national science competition, tasked to find the scientists of the future.
"02.02.2017 12:10:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Is this the best try ever scored at Falmouth's Recreation Ground? Rugby is the ultimate team sport, but occasionally a moment of individual brilliance transcends the collective effort. David Jones, take a bow. One to show the grandchildren.
"02.02.2017 11:19:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Live: Big waves and high winds hit Cornwall, but is it Storm Doris? Wet and stormy weather has hit Cornwall this morning and is set to continue well into Friday, but the Met Office has yet to officially name the… Live updates on the weather battering the South Coast. Have you been affected by the adverse conditions?
"02.02.2017 11:18:23" falmouthpacket.co.uk Live: Big waves and high winds hit Cornwall, but is it Storm Doris? Wet and stormy weather has hit Cornwall this morning and is set to continue well into Friday, but the Met Office has yet to officially name the…
"02.02.2017 10:17:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Police appeal after city centre stabbing Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was found bleeding in a Truro street after being stabbed in an incident which may have been…
"02.02.2017 08:16:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Flora Day fairground road closure could be paid for through crowdfunding Residents of Helston may be asked to help pay for the road leading to the fairground on Flora Day to remain closed this year, following a U-turn…
"01.02.2017 16:57:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Family pay tribute to Truro man killed in Perranarworthal crash Family members have paid tribute to a man who died when a car he was in hit a bridge parapet on the A39 in Perranwarworthal. Very sad
"01.02.2017 16:52:16" falmouthpacket.co.uk Reward offered for information following hit-and-run car smash in Falmouth The family of a Falmouth man whose car was smashed in a hit-and-run have offered a £200 reward for helping to locate the other car involved in… Do you know who this is? Then tell the police
"01.02.2017 16:17:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Matt Dawson to star as guest speaker at the Cornwall Business Awards Former rugby player and Question of Sport team captain, Matt Dawson has been confirmed as the celebrity speaker for the Cornwall Business Awards…
"01.02.2017 16:17:27" falmouthpacket.co.uk Reward offered for information following hit-and-run car smash in Falmouth The family of a Falmouth man whose car was smashed in a hit-and-run have offered a £200 reward for helping to locate the other car involved in…
"01.02.2017 16:17:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Principle of converting Penryn Buffs Club to flats would be supported by... Plans to convert the former Penryn Buffs Club into flats would likely be supported by Cornwall Council, according to planning officer advice.
"01.02.2017 16:17:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk Family pay tribute to Truro man killed in Perranarworthal crash Family members have paid tribute to a man who died when a car he was in hit a bridge parapet on the A39 in Perranwarworthal.
"01.02.2017 16:17:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk You'd be a Mad Hatter to miss Helston Community College's production of... The 100-strong cast of Helston Community College's production of Alice in Wonderland are hoping audience members will leave grinning like…
"01.02.2017 15:42:46" falmouthpacket.co.uk Could Storm Doris hit Cornwall? Met Office issues weather warning for Friday Cornwall is being warned to brace for possible strong winds as weather systems threaten to bring Storm Doris to the UK. Perhaps we should batten down the hatches!
"01.02.2017 15:37:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Strictly Come Dancing star Brendan Cole comes to Truro One of TV's biggest dancing stars is set to grace the stage in Cornwall next month, when he brings his new show to Truro. Strictly for the fans! Who's your favourite Strictly Come Dancing couple?
"01.02.2017 15:35:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rare photos of German U-boats washed up near Gyllyngvase These incredible pictures have just been released by a historical archive, illustrating the moment a German U-boat washed up on the rocks at… This is fascinating. Has anybody got any memories of these U Boats?
"01.02.2017 15:16:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Warning after Helston woman is pulled over by man claiming to be police A lone driver has told of the moment that she pulled in for blue flashing lights - only to realise the man "swaggering" towards her was…
"01.02.2017 14:16:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rare photos of German U-boats washed up near Gyllyngvase These incredible pictures have just been released by a historical archive, illustrating the moment a German U-boat washed up on the rocks at…
"01.02.2017 13:16:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Strictly Come Dancing star Brendan Cole comes to Truro One of TV's biggest dancing stars is set to grace the stage in Cornwall next month, when he brings his new show to Truro.
"01.02.2017 13:16:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth recruit to meet demand from house buyers and sellers Coodes Solicitors is expanding its residential property team in Falmouth to meet increasing demand from house buyers and sellers in and around…
"01.02.2017 13:16:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Hedge Fund - Cornish charity trying to raise £20,000 to protect iconic... A Cornish charity is trying to raise £20,000 to protect the county's hedges, so that native animal species can thrive.
"01.02.2017 13:16:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Blue Flame and Coastline Housing agree new ten-year partnership A Penryn-based heating contractor, started by two former British Gas engineers, has formed a second ten year partnership with local social…
"01.02.2017 13:16:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Jobcentre and One Stop Shop to move to Helston Library Helston Library, Jobcentre and One Stop Shop are to move under one roof in the town.
"01.02.2017 12:17:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk 'Pants man' (AKA Kurt Jewson) returns with an update one year on from... One year ago the co-founder of Helston clothing company Frugi became an overnight internet sensation after revealing he was battling the advanced…
"01.02.2017 12:17:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Community and arts hub Redwing set to host crowdfunding campaign The arts and community centre Redwing, based in Penzance, are currently holding a crowdfunding campaign to raise enough funds to secure a…
"01.02.2017 11:16:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Motorcyclist taken to hospital following collision on Dracaena Avenue A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg, following an incident on Dracaena Avenue this morning.
"01.02.2017 11:16:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk Could Storm Doris hit Cornwall? Met Office issues weather warning for... Cornwall is being warned to brace for possible strong winds as weather systems threaten to bring Storm Doris to the UK.
"01.02.2017 11:16:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk Heartening turnout for trump protest: Now for something closer to home? Well done to the hundreds of people causing a loud yet civilised ruckus on The Moor on Monday night, although what a shame our own domestic…
"01.02.2017 11:16:28" falmouthpacket.co.uk No pain, no gain: sponsored leg wax raises £200 for children's hospice A team of colleagues from Swinton Insurance in Camborne has raised more than £200 for Little Harbour Children's Hospice at St Austell with a…
"01.02.2017 11:16:27" falmouthpacket.co.uk Emergency Plan for Helston to be developed The St Johns area of Helston is among the locations being considered to launch a new Emergency Plan for the town.
"31.01.2017 19:17:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Masked Ball release first line-up announcement Organisers behind a popular South-West dance music event have released their first line-up announcement.
"31.01.2017 17:16:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Dolphin found alive at Polpeor Cove and released back into the sea These pictures show the amazing moment when a group of walkers were able to save a common dolphin that had become stranded on a beach on Polpeor…
"31.01.2017 16:17:27" falmouthpacket.co.uk Helston Library to take over Jobcentre and One Stop Shop Helston Library, Jobcentre and One Stop Shop are to move under one roof in the town.
"31.01.2017 14:16:45" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penzance Town Council agrees 50 per cent hike in its budget Residents of Penzance will be paying more than £60 extra a year on their council tax after the town council agreed a 50.98 per cent increase on…
"31.01.2017 14:16:43" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth University student who heard woman struggling in harbour 'glad'... A student who discovered a woman struggling in Falmouth Harbour late at night has said she "wouldn't like to imagine" what could have…
"31.01.2017 12:19:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk VIDEO: Stair-gate to media heaven - Falmouth's Houdini baby receives... At less than two-years-old young Leo Westlake is set to become a major star of the escapology world - after a video of him climbing over TWO…
"31.01.2017 12:15:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Stair-gate to media heaven - Falmouth's Houdini baby receives national attention At less than two-years-old young Leo Westlake is set to become a major star of the escapology world - after a video of him climbing over TWO… This video has been viewed over 20 million times online!
"31.01.2017 12:06:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Stair-gate to media heaven - Falmouth's Houdini baby receives national attention At less than two-years-old young Leo Westlake is set to become a major star of the escapology world - after a video of him climbing over TWO… This could be Falmouth's next big star, with 13 million views in the first 24 hours! Have you seen this video yet?
"31.01.2017 11:16:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fire investigator: Falmouth Four Winds blaze likely started deliberately A fire officer investigating a blaze which wrecked the former Four Winds Inn in Falmouth last Tuesday morning have said it was most likely…
"31.01.2017 11:16:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro based phonics app to go worldwide Two Truro-based app producers have made it their mission to provide education to children all over the world - and have teamed up with a global…
"31.01.2017 10:16:16" falmouthpacket.co.uk The Royal Cornwall Museum has been awarded a £50,000 grant for new lighting The Royal Cornwall Museum has announced that its Shining a Light on the Heritage of Cornwall project has been awarded a £50,000 grant.
"31.01.2017 09:16:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pupils turn detective at English workshop Pupils in years five and six from a variety of different primary schools put their detective skills to the test at a workshop at Camborne Science…
"31.01.2017 08:55:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fisherman reunited with his salty sea dog after she was lost at sea A fisherman was overjoyed when he was reunited with his pet pooch - after she was washed overboard while a mile out to sea. It's lucky Bleiz can swim so well, there are few things more distressing than losing a pet. How far would you go to look for a lost pet?
"31.01.2017 08:25:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk You've been trumped! Hundreds gather in Falmouth for anti-Trump protest Hundreds of people took to The Moor in Falmouth this evening, to take part in a peaceful protest which aimed to call Theresa May to stand against… This has certainly stirred up some controversy!
"31.01.2017 08:24:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Twin pays touching tribute to brother after double fatal as witness to A39 horror crash describes scene Touching tributes have been made by friends and family - including one victim's twin sister - to the two men who died in a horrific car crash in… Heartbreaking
"30.01.2017 19:16:15" falmouthpacket.co.uk Bid to serve-up a “mount-tin” of support for Truro Foodbank Co-op food stores will serve-up a food “mount-tin” of support for the Truro Foodbank as part of its St Piran's Day celebrations.
"30.01.2017 19:16:15" falmouthpacket.co.uk It's the plaice to be! Falmouth chippy named best in UK Falmouth's Harbour Lights fish and chip shop has been named as the best in the country, cementing it's reputation as one of the top eateries in…
"30.01.2017 18:17:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Witness to A39 horror crash speaks about her experience A mother-of-two has spoken out about her experience being the first on the scene of a horrific car crash which claimed the lives of two people in…
"30.01.2017 17:58:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk It's the plaice to be! Falmouth chippy named best in UK Falmouth's Harbour Lights fish and chip shop has been named as the best in the country, cementing it's reputation as one of the top eateries in… Cod you believe it?
"30.01.2017 16:17:25" falmouthpacket.co.uk Newsquest launches powerful new public notices platform Newsquest Media Group, the leading local media group which owns the Packet, has announced the launch of a new online public notices platform that…
"30.01.2017 13:16:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Police appeal after Newquay homeless man assaulted and left unconscious... A homeless man was left unconscious in the road in Newquay following an attack by a group of men in the early hours of New Year's Day.
"30.01.2017 13:16:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Headline chefs announced for this year's Porthleven Food Festival Headlining chefs at this year's Porthleven Food Festival have been revealed as the countdown begins to the biggest event on the port's calendar.
"30.01.2017 13:15:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth protest tonight against Trump's so-called Muslim ban Campaigners angry at plans by Donald Trump which are widely regarded as a Muslim ban will be taking to The Moor in Falmouth this evening.
"30.01.2017 12:17:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Boat company shortlisted for prestigious award need your help Cockwells Modern & Classic Boatbuilding, based in Mylor Creek, could be about to win a coveted industry award - but they need your help…
"30.01.2017 11:17:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk Protesters take to The Moor in Falmouth to support Cornwall's NHS Around 50 protesters came together on The Moor in Falmouth in a show of support for Cornwall's NHS against what they say are proposed cuts to the…
"30.01.2017 11:17:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk Mesothelioma support in the south west A support group for people affected by the asbestos-induced cancer mesothelioma will be holding a informal meeting near Truro on Thursday.
"30.01.2017 11:17:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Fisherman reunited with his salty sea dog after she was lost at sea A fisherman was overjoyed when he was reunited with his pet pooch - after she was washed overboard while a mile out to sea.
"30.01.2017 10:16:18" falmouthpacket.co.uk Business warning over tax relief withdrawal Businesses across Cornwall are being warned that a valuable commercial property tax relief is being axed within weeks.
"29.01.2017 17:16:12" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Council agrees extra cash for rough sleepers as homelessness... Cornwall Council has recommended spending an extra £850,000 on helping the homeless after statistics revealed the county had the third highest…
"29.01.2017 12:17:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro School art auction raises cash for the Wave Project Truro School headmaster, Andrew Gordon-Brown, recently presented a cheque for £4,450 to the Wave Project.
"29.01.2017 10:16:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn Councillor: Does highways plan show university transport policy... A Penryn town councillor has asked whether plans for highways work tied to the expansion of the university campus at Tremough is a sign that…
"28.01.2017 17:15:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penlee House Gallery and Museum celebrates 20th anniversary of its... Since undergoing major refurbishment in 1997, Penlee House Gallery and Museum has become one of the nation's leading regional museums. It is…
"28.01.2017 14:17:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Drinks, dancing and donations raise £3,000 for charity With the help of staff, associates, friends and family, Hayle-based construction and joinery company, Mitchell & Son, raised £3,000…
"28.01.2017 12:16:30" falmouthpacket.co.uk Launch of new Methodist church in St Keverne More than 180 people gathered on Sunday to celebrate the launch of a new Methodist church in St Keverne.
"28.01.2017 11:19:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk Helston Jobcentre Plus under threat of closure Helston's Jobcentre Plus is under threat of closure in new government proposals.
"28.01.2017 10:16:14" falmouthpacket.co.uk Road to Flora Day fair WILL be shut following town council U-turn The road leading to Helston's fairground on Flora Day will remain closed as usual this year, following a U-turn from the town council.
"28.01.2017 09:16:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Retired Mullion GP receives community award A retired GP who has continued to care for the village of Mullion through his community work has been honoured as this year's recipient of the…
"27.01.2017 17:16:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rocket science taster session for primary school students While brain surgery may still allude them, a selection of primary school students in Cornwall have had their first taste of the dizzying heights…
"27.01.2017 17:16:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Coin and collectible auctioneers come to Camborne Warwick and Warwick, the leading stamp, coin and collectables auctioneers, will be visiting Camborne on Wednesday, and look forward to meeting…
"27.01.2017 17:16:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro actor releases Nelly the Elephant based Donald Trump video If you're feeling deflated after the Donald's first week transitioning from reality TV star to leader of the free world, this Truro-based actor…
"27.01.2017 16:15:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Check out this link Cornwall news from the Falmouth Packet
"27.01.2017 16:15:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Council to get digital makeover Cornwall Council is due to receive a digital makeover, as part of a three year Digital Improvement plan aimed to make it easier for residents and…
"27.01.2017 15:17:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Rotary Club set to bury time capsule that wont be opened for 50 years The Rotary Club of Cober Valley, Helston, have organised to send a snapshot of the present to the future - by burying a time capsule that won't…
"27.01.2017 14:16:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penryn councillor asks if Cornwall Council puts developer profit ahead... Councillors in Penryn have debated whether plans to make developers pay towards local infrastructure would provide a fair division of cash…
"27.01.2017 13:17:11" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Council are planning on using £850,000 to help rough sleepers Cornwall Council are planning on using £850,000 to help rough sleepers get off the streets.
"27.01.2017 13:17:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Memorial rose for Mullion charity worker A special rose has been planted in Mullion ahead of a memorial concert for a well-loved member of the village this Sunday.
"27.01.2017 12:16:47" falmouthpacket.co.uk three dead dolphins found on Falmouth beach - not for the squeamish Three dead dolphins have been found by coastguards on a beach in Falmouth this morning (27/1) following reports from members of the public.
"27.01.2017 11:16:23" falmouthpacket.co.uk Work to take place on Helston's free Fairground Car Park Surface work will be carried out on Helston's Fairground Car Park next month due to concerns over the state of the ground.
"27.01.2017 10:16:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Two men killed in crash near the Norway Inn in Perranarworthal Police are appealing for witnesses after two men died in a collision last night (26/1) on the A39 at Perranarworthal.
"26.01.2017 18:17:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk School pupil injured after collision with car in Newquay A young boy had to be airlifted to hospital after sustaining head injuries following a collision with a car in Newquay this afternoon.
"26.01.2017 18:17:08" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tim Farron in Falmouth: Cornwall deserves a spirited voice to speak for... Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has said he wants to give Cornwall a voice in Westminster as he headed out on the campaign trail in Falmouth…
"26.01.2017 16:16:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk As rising bollard is hit again, motorists reminded driving through... Motorists could be charged for driving down Church Street in Falmouth whether or not the rising bollard is in action, Cornwall Council has…
"26.01.2017 16:16:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Mum's 'bald' decision kickstarts fundraising for new children's charity A fundraising mother from Helston took a 'bald' decision to help kickstart her new charity by having all her hair shaved off.
"26.01.2017 13:15:55" falmouthpacket.co.uk Have your say on anti-social behaviour Safer Cornwall are once again giving the public the opportunity to share their views on how to make Cornwall safer.
"26.01.2017 13:15:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Former DJ with terminal heart disease organises charity music festival... A former DJ with a rare terminal heart condition is organising a charity music festival - to raise money for the doctors who have helped her.
"26.01.2017 13:15:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Support for more double yellow lines in Helston Ambulance parking for a care home and double yellow lines along Church Hill have been added to a wish list of traffic schemes for Helston.
"26.01.2017 12:19:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk PCC promises 100 more police officers on the streets - but they could be... The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has announced that she will find money to enable more police…
"26.01.2017 12:18:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall councillor appointed as new chairman at Royal Cornwall... It was today confirmed that a Cornwall councillor has been appointed as the new chairman for the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT).
"26.01.2017 01:17:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk Great Estate Festival: Step through the garden gates into a rambunctious... Guests have been told to "expect the unexpected" at a brand new garden fete-style festival set within the historic walls of Scorrier…
"25.01.2017 17:16:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Council to review Flora Day two-way traffic in Helston A decision not to close one of Helston's busiest roads on Flora Day will be reviewed by the town council tomorrow following a public outcry.
"25.01.2017 17:16:32" falmouthpacket.co.uk Campaigners lose second Dean Quarry High Court appeal A legal challenge to prevent retrospective planning permission at Dean Quarry near Coverack has been thrown out by a high court judge.
"25.01.2017 16:17:32" falmouthpacket.co.uk Could Truro be 2023's European Capital of Culture? A campaign to get Truro crowned as the European Capital of Culture in 2023 has already received wide-spread support, a month before the formal…
"25.01.2017 15:16:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk HSBC set to close Redruth branch HSBC has announced today to close the Redruth branch, following changes in the way local customers are banking.
"25.01.2017 13:16:09" falmouthpacket.co.uk Armed police called to domestic assault in Four Lanes near Redruth Armed police and dog units were sent to an alleged domestic assault in Four Lanes near Redruth on Tuesday night (24/1) after the attacker was…
"25.01.2017 13:16:06" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro and Penwith College student wins gold in pole vaulting. A student from Truro and Penwith College was literally jumping for joy after winning gold in a Pole Vaulting competition.
"25.01.2017 13:16:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Will Helston Community College rebuild ever happen - two years on from... A promised rebuild at Helston Community College is still on cards, despite it now being more than two years since the government's announcement…
"25.01.2017 13:16:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro and Penwith College to host STEM network event Truro and Penwith College are due to hold a network evening for teachers of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).
"25.01.2017 13:15:56" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro and Penwith college given bulletproof vest Truro and Penwith College have been given a sample bulletproof vest, to support their Uniformed Public Services study programme.
"25.01.2017 12:17:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penwith tutor appointed as international football coach A Penwith College sports lecturer has been appointed as goalkeeping coach for the English Schools' Football Association (ESFA) under 18s.
"25.01.2017 12:17:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Would pontoon alternative really bring in big boats? As a salty old seadog my heart yearns for the return of a wooden deck beneath my feet and a full sail overhead.
"25.01.2017 12:17:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk 'Ugly' granite bollards to be replaced in Helston Two granite bollards at the centre of a row over colour variation in Helston could be replaced if the cost is right.
"25.01.2017 12:17:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Enjoy Helston's rip-roaring Cinderella? Oh yes you will! In January, what can you do to chase away those winter blues? Why, head to the Panto of course!
"25.01.2017 12:16:20" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro dental team get their teeth into Kenya charity trip A Truro-based dental team and their 13-year-old daughter recently returned from a trip to Kenya where they took part in a two-week voluntary…
"25.01.2017 10:16:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Students show they can take the heat Cornish cookery competition finals Two teenagers from Penzance and Truro have shown they are a cut above as they qualified for the regional finals of a national cooking…
"25.01.2017 10:16:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk Plans floated for alternative to Custom House Quay pontoons Plans for a pontoon system in Custom House Quay should be scrapped and relocated outside the basin to make space for traditional boats, according…
"24.01.2017 18:17:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk Artwork to be projected onto side of clocktower The clock tower in Porthleven is due to be come one of the worlds largest canvas' - as works of art are projected onto the side of the building…
"24.01.2017 18:17:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk New premises saves Tarq's Arq childcare centre from closure A Falmouth daycare centre which faced closure after Christmas has had a last minute reprieve after new premises were found just over a week ago.
"24.01.2017 15:16:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Local man wins Endeavour Fund Award A local man has won the Endeavour Fund Award at the inaugural award ceremony, which was attended by The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry.
"24.01.2017 11:16:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Late night rescue of woman in water off Prince of Wales Pier RNLI volunteers pulled a woman from the water off the Prince of Wales Pier in Falmouth in a late night rescue on Monday.
"24.01.2017 10:17:34" falmouthpacket.co.uk Girl hit by car on Dracaena Avenue and taken to hospital A 14 year old girl was taken to hospital yesterday after being hit by a car in Falmouth.
"24.01.2017 01:15:45" falmouthpacket.co.uk Four Winds in Falmouth on fire The Four Winds Inn in Falmouth is currently on fire, with a large plume of smoke in the air above the town.
"23.01.2017 20:19:41" falmouthpacket.co.uk Positive response for charity dedicated to providing homes for locals A local community based charity which aims to create more homes for local people has received a strong response from communities across Cornwall,…
"23.01.2017 20:19:40" falmouthpacket.co.uk Homeless man caught having 'spur of the moment' sex in Truro coach park... A homeless man caught having sex in a Truro coach park told magistrates it was a spur of the moment thing and his girlfriend made him do it.
"23.01.2017 20:19:36" falmouthpacket.co.uk Students at Penwith College prepare for their annual Hair and Beauty... Students at Penwith College are preparing for their annual Hair and Beauty Gala show, and the competition is tougher than ever as the winner this…
"23.01.2017 20:19:35" falmouthpacket.co.uk Lego Festival comes to Pool Academy Pool Academy will be building a better future for pupils from 12 local schools as it hosts the Lego Festival next Thursday.
"23.01.2017 19:16:26" falmouthpacket.co.uk 20 Truro College students offered places at Oxbridge 20 college students from Truro and Penwith College are celebrating this week after learning they have been offered places at two of the world's…
"23.01.2017 18:16:54" falmouthpacket.co.uk RCHT on black alert following 'dramatic rise' in admissions and attendance The Royal Cornwall Hospital is once again at capacity as the operating trust has issued a black alert.
"23.01.2017 18:16:53" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro and Penwith college welcome PM's industrial strategy Truro and Penwith College have issued a statement welcoming Theresa May's recent announcements about plans to boost the UK's technical skills.
"23.01.2017 17:17:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Green's conference shows party stands for 'hope, not fear' The Green Party's deputy leader told assembled members on Saturday that the organisation stands for "hope, not fear" and support true…
"23.01.2017 17:17:59" falmouthpacket.co.uk Scam mail warning issued after one victim collects 19-stone of junk mail Trading Standards are urging people to be wary about potential scam mail – after one Cornish resident on a “suckers' list” received 19…
"23.01.2017 17:17:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Date change sees success for Lions' dog show A decicion to move the Camborne and Redruth Lions Club dog show from its usual November date to one in January led to an excellent turnout last…
"23.01.2017 17:17:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pics win prizes as Falmouth children are asked 'Who Lived in a Place... The Poly will be asking Falmouth children "who lived in a place like this" as part of an upcoming art competition based around local…
"23.01.2017 16:16:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Scam mail warning issued after one victim collects 19-stone of junk mail Trading Standards are urging people to be wary about potential scam mail – after one Cornish resident on a “suckers' list” received 19…
"23.01.2017 16:16:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Pics win prizes as Falmouth children are asked 'Who Lived in a Place... The Poly will be asking Falmouth children "who lived in a place like this" as part of an upcoming art competition based around local…
"23.01.2017 16:16:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Date change sees success for Lions' dog show A decicion to move the Camborne and Redruth Lions Club dog show from its usual November date to one in January led to an excellent turnout last…
"23.01.2017 16:16:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornwall Green's conference shows party stands for 'hope, not fear' The Green Party's deputy leader told assembled members on Saturday that the organisation stands for "hope, not fear" and support true…
"23.01.2017 15:59:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Scam mail warning issued after one victim collects 19-stone of junk mail Trading Standards are urging people to be wary about potential scam mail – after one Cornish resident on a “suckers' list” received 19… Have you ever seen so much junk mail?
"23.01.2017 13:16:31" falmouthpacket.co.uk Newquay airport still the UK's fastest growing regional airport Cornwall Airport Newquay has held onto its position as the UK's fastest growing airport, recording a 48 per cent growth in passenger numbers…
"23.01.2017 11:16:38" falmouthpacket.co.uk Spend a penny for your thoughts? Local MP welcomes scrapping of the... A local MP has announced that she welcomes the scrapping of the 'toilet tax'.
"23.01.2017 11:16:37" falmouthpacket.co.uk Devon and Cornwall crime chief under pressure after resignation demand... Devon and Cornwall's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) was put under pressure yesterday when a local councillor called for her resignation on…
"23.01.2017 11:10:57" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tributes to former Porthleven policeman and chocolate loving war hero He walked the beat in Porthleven for more than quarter of a century but now a former policeman for the port has taken his final steps. He must have really loved chocolate!
"22.01.2017 12:16:58" falmouthpacket.co.uk Charities to benefit from the big rotary boundary bash Cornish Charities are to benefit from local Rotarians who are celebrating their 28th year of service to the local and international communities.
"22.01.2017 11:16:29" falmouthpacket.co.uk Penzance buskers raise cash for local band Three musicians from Humphry Davy School in Penzance last week presented a cheque for £100 to the Penzance Junior and Youth Wind Band.
"21.01.2017 15:16:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Volunteers sought for Royal Cornwall Museum The Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro has launched a recruitment drive and is hoping to entice more volunteers to get involved in a range of…
"21.01.2017 12:16:17" falmouthpacket.co.uk Exhibition to celebrate success of two year debt advise project A pop-up project exhibition to celebrate a two year project aimed at helping vulnerable people with money and mental health problems is set to…
"21.01.2017 10:16:04" falmouthpacket.co.uk Duchy College Rosewarne to showcase courses at open morning Students in Cornwall, and those looking to return to education to realise their dream careers, will get the chance to explore the incredible…
"20.01.2017 16:16:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Secondary schools in Falmouth, Penryn, Helston and Mullion all above... Falmouth School and Penryn College have both been rated at above the national average for the amount of progress made by pupils, according to the…
"20.01.2017 16:16:52" falmouthpacket.co.uk Donald Trump inauguration live Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as America's 45th President. He declared "the work begins" as hundreds of thousands of people poured…
"20.01.2017 16:16:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro and Penwith College shines in latest Government league table A local college has been ranked as one of the best in the country, confirmed in the release of Government league tables release last Thursday.
"20.01.2017 14:57:51" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth man pleads guilty to making child porn A Falmouth man has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges at Truro Crown Court this morning (20/1). Sentenced for having child porn on his computer
"20.01.2017 13:16:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Falmouth man admits making child porn A Falmouth man has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges at Truro Crown Court this morning (20/1).
"20.01.2017 12:17:50" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro Post Office to relocate in March It has been confirmed that Truro Post Office is to move from its current location in March to create a "modern open-plan branch" for… People will be upset about this!
"20.01.2017 11:16:13" falmouthpacket.co.uk Truro Post Office to relocate in March It has been confirmed that Truro Post Office is to move from its current location in March to create a "modern open-plan branch" for…
"20.01.2017 11:16:11" falmouthpacket.co.uk Entries now open for the Cornwall Business Awards 2017 The Cornwall Development Company has launched the Cornwall Business Awards 2017, and is inviting entries.
"20.01.2017 11:16:11" falmouthpacket.co.uk Have your say on plans to relocate Long Rock Post Office A six week consultation has begun over the Post Office's plans relocate Long Rock Post Office to Long Rock Stores.
"20.01.2017 11:16:10" falmouthpacket.co.uk Cornish creative agencies join forces. Cornwall based creative agencies, Creative Edge and Changing Brands, have joined forces in
"19.01.2017 18:19:05" falmouthpacket.co.uk Courgette crisis hits Cornwall as prices soar Falmouth foodies and healthy-eaters alike are in for a shock the next time they visit the shops – as Cornwall is gripped in a courgette crisis…
"19.01.2017 18:19:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Break-ins and boats adrift spark Helford missing person hunt Boats adrift in the Helford River prompted a potential missing person search this morning (19.1) before emergency services discovered they had…
"19.01.2017 18:19:01" falmouthpacket.co.uk Planners say trenches at Penryn site without planning permission are... Developers have said diggers which appeared on fields in Penryn which is yet to receive planning permission are carrying out preliminary work for…
"19.01.2017 17:16:22" falmouthpacket.co.uk Planners say trenches at Penryn site without planning permission are... Developers have said diggers which appeared on fields in Penryn which is yet to receive planning permission are carrying out preliminary work for…
"19.01.2017 17:16:21" falmouthpacket.co.uk Break-ins and boats adrift spark Helford missing person hunt Boats adrift in the Helford River prompted a potential missing person search this morning (19.1) before emergency services discovered they had…
"19.01.2017 17:07:39" falmouthpacket.co.uk Courgette crisis hits Cornwall as prices soar Falmouth foodies and healthy-eaters alike are in for a shock the next time they visit the shops – as Cornwall is gripped in a courgette crisis… Oh no, what are we to do?!
"19.01.2017 16:16:33" falmouthpacket.co.uk Break-ins and boats adrift spark Helford missing person hunt Boats adrift in the Helford River prompted a potential missing person search this morning (19.1) before emergency services discovered they had…
"19.01.2017 15:16:16" falmouthpacket.co.uk Dog show well attended with over 150 entrants A potentially risky change of date for a local dog show paid off, as the event was well attended and received over 150 entrants.
"19.01.2017 14:41:07" falmouthpacket.co.uk Police statistics show dramatic rise in number of sexual assaults recorded in Devon and Cornwall Devon and Cornwall police have revealed statistics showing the number of total crimes recorded for 2016 were nearly 6 higher than the previous… Why is this happening?
"19.01.2017 14:17:03" falmouthpacket.co.uk Police statistics show dramatic rise in number of sexual assaults... Devon and Cornwall police have revealed statistics showing the number of total crimes recorded for 2016 were nearly 6 higher than the previous…
"19.01.2017 14:17:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Devon and Cornwall police have revealed statistics showing the number of... Devon and Cornwall police have revealed statistics showing the number of total crimes recorded for 2016 were nearly 6 higher than the previous…
"19.01.2017 14:17:00" falmouthpacket.co.uk Tributes to former Porthleven policeman and chocolate loving war hero He walked the beat in Porthleven for more than quarter of a century but now a former policeman for the port has taken his final steps.
"19.01.2017 13:17:02" falmouthpacket.co.uk Celebrations and smiles as Betty becomes a centenarian Betty Oliver recently celebrated her 100th birthday at Blackwood in Camborne, where staff at the residential care home made sure the day went…