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  • Hair to day, gone tomorrow for Falmouth schoolgirl touched by childrens' cancer plight Falmouth Packet:

    An eight-year-old girl from Falmouth was so moved by the plight of others while watching Children in Need that she decided to have 13 inches of her blonde, wavy hair cut off and then donated it to charity so it can be made into a wig for a child with cancer. read more

  • Star Letter: Pedestrianisation debate should recognise disabled people are part of Falmouth life too Falmouth Packet:

    LAST week someone wrote to the Packet to say that the town centre should be closed to traffic at all times. read more

  • Apply now for Falmouth firefighters fireworks funds

    Falmouth firefighters are inviting local charities and community groups to apply for a share of the £7,500 raised at their fireworks, but they only have until Monday. read more

  • Start the celebrations Falmouth Packet:

    Gwel an Mor resort is getting ready for its annual Celebration of Christmas this |weekend in Portreath. read more

  • Have you pondered what happens to seagull poo?

    With regard to the multitude of letters re dogs on beaches, I would like to make the following points. read more

  • Multi-storey could solve Falmouth's traffic troubles

    ALL through my childhood and before, the council was debating the closure of the street to traffic. Then it was decided that only the middle bit, from The Grapes Pub up to St George's could apply, with self-appointed 'watchers' taking note of people's car number if they broke the rule, of only being able to drive through if you were going to park at The Old Gas Works. read more

  • Sensory room work starts at school thanks to supporters of little Stanley Barnes

    Work has started on creating a new sensory playroom for little Stanley Barnes thanks to the fundraising efforts of his many supporters. read more

  • Man rescued after five hours at sea on paddleboard off Marazion

    A man who spent over five hours in the sea off Marazion on a paddleboard was rescued last night suffering from hypothermia thanks to a large scale search by RNLI crews. read more

  • Falmouth man pleads not guilty to murder of Falmouth driving instructor David Alderson Falmouth Packet: David Alderson was found dead at a mine works

    A Falmouth man charged with the murder of a driving instructor from the town has been released on bail in advance of a four week trail, due in April. read more

  • No town council support for 40 homes on business park in Helston Falmouth Packet: Abandoned Helston Business Park sold back to original owner: FULL STORY

    A bid to build 40 homes for pensioners in Helston has failed to find the support of the town council. read more

  • Falmouth man claims drugs found in home bought as dealer was desperate for cash

    Drugs which a 32-year-old Falmouth man bought for £240 were worth £800 when police officers checked them, Truro magistrates heard. read more

  • Could Goldenbank be an alternative to Swanpool development?

    I READ with alarm (and dismay at the lack of forethought) the article in the Falmouth Packet of November 19 entitled “Swanpool Targeted by Developers”. read more

  • Falmouth shipping intelligence (November 18 - November 24) Falmouth Packet: Transshelf carries two Russian nuclear submarines

    A summary of the ships in port at Falmouth over the past week. read more

  • More jobs to go and services slashed again as Cornwall Council sets out budget Falmouth Packet:

    Cornwall Council is set to cut hundreds of jobs and take an axe to services as it faces more austerity and budget cuts of £196million over four years. read more

  • St Michael's Hotel announced as partner in Packet's Win a Wedding Falmouth Packet:

    ONE of the county’s most prestigious hotels has been announced as the new partner for the Packet’s extremely popular Win a Wedding competition. read more

  • Shouts of disgust and 'farce' as all Helston community centre cash handed to one organisation

    Shouts of disgust met Helston Town Council’s decision to award £53,000 to just one community organisation – after just five minutes of discussion. read more

  • Councillors agree to take into account 'Leon's List' over library cuts but reject changes Falmouth Packet:

    A Falmouth schoolboy’s passionate bid to reverse cuts to library opening hours has been rejected, but councillors have vowed to take into account his series of requests, dubbed ‘Leon’s List’, when making future decisions. read more

  • FOOTBALL: Helston Athletic hopeful ground redevelopment could get boost in region of £60k

    Kellaway Park-based club apply for funding through Football Foundation Development Grant read more

  • Messages of support flood in for crew of RFA Argus in West Africa

    A PLEA for festive messages to be sent from Falmouth to those on board the RFA Argus this Christmas has been taken to heart by the local community. read more

  • Two arrested for outraging public decency over sex on Penzance bench allegation

    Police have confirmed that a man and woman have been arrested for 'outraging public decency' after an allegation they were spotted having sex on a bench in Penzance. read more

  • RUGBY: Students thrash Helston

    Camborne School of Mines record 55-17 result at home read more

  • Acoustic goes electric

    THE last Devoran Acoustic Session of 2014 brings India Electric Co to the village hall on Friday, December 5. read more

  • FOOTBALL: Squires wants to be Falmouth's goal ace in third stint at club

    Striker says he is happy to be back at Bickland Park read more

  • Rock 'n' roll icon Charlie Gracie draws large Godolphin crowd Falmouth Packet:

    A rock and roll legend from the 1950s has delighted the crowds in Helston at a fundraising concert for Cornwall Air Ambulance. read more

  • Pool party pooper leaves messy mystery at Ships and Castles Falmouth Packet:

    A mystery party-pooper may force the cancellation of a popular children’s event at Ships and Castles leisure centre after repeatedly defecating in the swimming pool. read more

  • Marlene Trengove

    TRENGOVE. – On 20th November 2014, peacefully at Treliske Hospital with her family around her, Marlene, aged 76 years, of Penryn. Beloved wife of Barry. Loving mum of Lisa and Kathryn. Much loved grandmother of Mark, Kerry and Georgia and great grandmother to all her great grandchildren. Donations in lieu of flowers for the Coeliac Society c/o Kingsley Tresidder Funeral Service, Trelendor, 1 Victoria Place, Ponsanooth, TR3 7EZ, 01872 863607. read more

  • Kathleen Margaret West

    WEST. – Kathleen Margaret. Passed peacefully at Langholme on the 20th November 2014, aged 93. The funeral will take place on Wednesday 3rd December, 11.30am at Penmount Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, to Langholme Amenity Fund c/o W J Angove & Son, 16/17 Webber Street, Falmouth, TR11 3AU. read more

  • Christine Mary Chinn

    CHINN. – (Nee Carter). On 24th November 2014, peacefully at Redannick House, Truro, Christine Mary, aged 84 years. Beloved wife of Ken Clook and David Chinn (both deceased). Loving mum of Linda and Sandra. Stepmum of Gillian (deceased). Mother-in-law of Brian and Kingsley and a dear gran and great gran. No flowers please, but donations in lieu to be shared between The Friends of Redannick House and Guide Dogs for the Blind, may be sent c/o Kingsley Tresidder Funeral Service, Trelendor, 1 Victoria Place, Ponsanooth, TR3 7EZ, (01872) 863607. For details of funeral arrangements please contact the above. read more

  • Tony Vinson

    VINSON. – Joan and family would like to thank everyone for their kind messages of sympathy and donations to the Merlin Centre in memory of Tony. Many thanks to Fr. Stephen Drakely for conducting the service and to T. Cooke, Funeral Directors for their personal touch and attention to detail. Special thanks to Dr Davoran and nurses at Falmouth Health Centre for their care over the years and to all staff of Grenville Ward, Treliske. read more

  • Jess Kelly

    JESS KELLY 18Love Dom, Mum, Nige, Laura, Blake, Ty and Millie x x x read more

  • Dudley Dudley

    HAPPY 80TH BIRTHDAY DUDLEY Still looking good!Love you lots, Shirley and all your Children read more

  • Tony Daniel

    DANIEL. – Suddenly on Thursday 13th November 2014, at his home in Falmouth. Tony, aged 74 years. Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. The funeral service will take place on Monday 1st December 2104 at Penmount Crematorium, Truro, Kernow Chapel, at 1.30pm. Family flowers only, but donations if desired may be made to R.N.L.I. (Falmouth) c/o T. Cooke, Funeral Directors. 4 Quarry Hill, Falmouth TR11 2BP. read more

  • Freda Oswald

    OSWALD. – On Friday 21st November 2014, peacefully at Porthgwara Nursing Home, Coverack. Freda, aged 82 years, of Falmouth (former hotelier, Housel Bay, The Lizard). Dearly loved wife of Derek. Much loved mum of Richard, Iona and Lilly. Adored nanny of Natasha, Alexander, Laurence, William, Edward, Lorie and Natalia and her great-granddaughter Lilani. Funeral service at Landewednack Parish Church, The Lizard on Monday 1st December 2014 at 2pm, followed by private cremation. Family flowers only, but donations in aid of Falmouth Breathing Group may be sent c/o Pendle Funeral Services, The Firs Funeral Home, St Johns, Helston, TR13 8HN. Tel: (01326) 573080. www.pendlefunerals.org.uk read more

  • Stanley Mitchell

    MITCHELL. – Peacefully at RCH Treliske on Sunday 16th November 2014, Stanley, aged 78 years, of Falmouth. Devoted husband to Edith and loving Uncle to David and Tania. The funeral service will take place at 11.00am on Friday 28th November 2014 at Penwith Woodland Burial Place. Flowers acceptable c/o T. Cooke, Funeral Directors, 4 Quarry Hill, Falmouth, TR11 2BP. read more

  • Jean Bowcutt

    BOWCUTT. – On Wednesday 19th November 2014, peacefully at Helston Community Hospital, Jean, aged 82 years, of Helston. Beloved wife of the late Malcolm. Dearly loved mum of Gail, Lorraine and Craig. Adored nan to all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear sister to Margaret and Cath. Funeral service at Treswithian Downs Crematorium, Camborne on Friday 28th November 2014 at 2pm. Family flowers only, but donations in aid of The League of Friends of Helston Community Hospital may be sent c/o Pendle Funeral Services, The Firs Funeral Home, St Johns, Helston, TR13 8HN. Tel: (01326) 573080. www.pendlefunerals.org.uk read more

  • Dorothy Keturah Jolly

    JOLLY Dorothy Keturah (Dot) In Loving Memory of a Dear Wife, Mother and Mother-in-law Who passed away on 30th November 2004. They say that hearts don't break God, but that's not always true. The day you took our mum away, you broke our hearts in two. Look around your garden, Lord, she won't be hard to find; She has a face that's full of love, and a heart that's good and kind. Tell her that we love her, and when you see her smile, Put your arms around her, Lord, and hold her for a while. With love, Bob, Brenda, Richard, Shirley and Bill x x x read more

  • Ron Edney

    EDNEY - RON Treasured Memories of My Darling Husband Who passed away November 18th 2013 There is a special feeling that is meant for you alone. A special place within my heart, that only you can own. If memories can bring us closer, we are never far apart. For you're always in my thoughts and forever in my heart. Love you Ron, forever Joan, Robert, Jayne, Jeanette, Alan read more

  • John Trenethick Hill

    JOHN TRENETHICK HILL Age 70. Died 22nd November 2000 In Loving Memory of a Wonderful Husband and Dad You are greatly missed and forever in our thoughts Love always Thora, Demelza, Stephen and Family x x read more

  • Hetie and Maurice Medlin

    MEDLIN In Loving Memory of HETIE 26th November 2013 and MAURICE 9th May 2014 Always in our thoughts Pat, Victor, Betty, John, Joanne and Jack read more

  • Mum Head

    HEAD 24th November 1997 MUM Deep in our hearts you will always stay Loved and missed every day Love from Sons, Daughters and Families read more

  • David Stephenson

    DAVID STEPHENSON 30th November 2009 Five years have passed since God took you from me. My heart is still broken; it will never mend until we meet again. LOVE PAT read more

  • John Tonkin

    TONKIN JOHN In Loving Memory of a Wonderful Husband, Father and Grampy Passed away November 26th 2012 God's garden must be beautiful, he only has the best. He knew that you were suffering, he knew you were in pain. He knew you would never get well on earth, the hills so hard to climb. He closed your weary eyes and whispered "peace be thine". It broke our hearts to lose you, but you didn't go alone; For part of us went with you, the day God called you home. Always remembered every day Your Loving Wife Rachel, Sons Joff and Mel, Mike and Caroline, Grandchildren Ryan and Paige read more

  • Roy Trewavas

    ROY TREWAVAS Passed away on the 30th November 2013 A year has passed since you left us. Not a single day passes when we don't miss or think of you. Truly missed by all the family read more

  • Roy Trewavas

    TREWAVAS ROY In Loving Memory of My Husband Who passed away November 30th 2013 A year has gone since that dreadful day, when you held my hand to be led away. Loved and remembered every day From Wife Jenny x x x read more

  • Rick Whittaker

    Birthday Remembrance RICHARD WHITTAKER (RICK) 1st December 1939 - 2002 UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN I now know the beauty of life and understand the deepest sorrow. I now know the soaring of heartfelt joy and the hope of tomorrow. I now know with each step, Faith sees you through. I now know the meaning of love, with the memories of you. Although we are apart, our journey never ends; It continues on with love, uniting us, until we meet again. Loved and missed forever Yours, Pat x x x Also thinking of you on this day, Dad You're loved and missed so much From Ann-Marie, Richard and Grandsons x x x x x read more

  • Ray Field

    FIELD. – Ray. Passed away peacefully at home in Wales on Monday 17th November 2014, after a short illness, aged 82. Ray was a wonderful husband, dad, dad-in-law, and grandad. He knew we all loved him. He was also well known and loved at Caraleisure Cornwall, Scorrier, Redruth. For funeral details please call 01497 847676. read more

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