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FOOTBALL: Falmouth and Truro to contest Aubrey Wilkes Trophy on July 21

Falmouth Packet: Bickland Park is set to host the game

1:32pm Friday 29th May 2015

FALMOUTH Town and Truro City will battle for the Aubrey Wilkes Trophy on July 21.

RUGBY: Phillips - 'Playing and scoring at Twickenham would fulfil dream'

Falmouth Packet:

3:00pm Friday 29th May 2015

STEPPING onto the Twickenham pitch will be “a dream come true” for young prop Tommy Phillips.

RUGBY: Marriott hoping to beat Lancashire in Cornish colours

Falmouth Packet:

12:00pm Friday 29th May 2015

CORNWALL skipper Kyle Marriott admitted his experience of beating Lancashire at Twickenham might be a good omen on Sunday – but said all the focus is on the match itself.

RUGBY: Familiar faces await Cornwall in Lancashire squad

Falmouth Packet:

10:00am Friday 29th May 2015

LANCASHIRE'S 22-man squad for Sunday's County Championship Final against Cornwall at Twickenham features 12 players involved in last year's victory.

GOLF: Oliver and Penrose claim trophies at Budock Vean in memory of former member

Falmouth Packet: L-R: Club vice captan Dennis McQuillan, lady captain Nina Hann, Philippa Oliver, Pam Cook and David Penrose

8:02am Friday 29th May 2015

BUDOCK Vean Golf Club hosted the Ron Cook Memorial Trophies last week, played in memory of the popular member.

GOLF: Funds raised for charity through competition at Praa Sands

Falmouth Packet: Players raised just over £175 for Hayle's St Julia's Hospice

1:04pm Thursday 28th May 2015

MALE players at Praa Sands Golf Club held their St Julia's Hospice Charity Day on Sunday.

RUGBY: Falmouth holding AGM on Monday

Falmouth Packet:

5:30pm Friday 29th May 2015

MEMBERS of Falmouth Rugby Club have been invited to attend their Annual General Meeting on Monday.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Platt says Cornwall will still win County of Origin series

Falmouth Packet: RUGBY LEAGUE: Cornish Rebels 58-24 Plymouth Titans

4:00pm Thursday 28th May 2015

JONNY Platt is expecting a stern fightback from Cornwall after losing the opening County of Origin Series game on Sunday.

CRICKET: Bank Holiday Monday results from Cornwall Cricket League

Falmouth Packet: Action from Camborne v Penzance (27095352)

10:32am Thursday 28th May 2015


RUGBY: New Duchy League well received by Cornish clubs

Falmouth Packet: Second XVs including Camborne's and Penryn's will meet in the Duchy League in 2015/16

8:03am Thursday 28th May 2015

CLUBS have welcomed the introduction of a new league which will see their second teams play competitive rugby next season.

SAILING: Penultimate race sets up thrilling Penrose Sailmakers Series finale in Mylor

Falmouth Packet: Vagabond chases after Henrietta in H Class

6:32pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

A STEADY ten knot North Westerly wind greeted the competitors for the fifth race in the Penrose Sailmakers Series, writes Stephen Nicholls.

POOL: Julians reach Penryn/Falmouth & District Pool League Knock-out Cup Final

Falmouth Packet: Phil and Andrew Julian will play Chris Spurrier and Dougie Rundle in the Knock-out Cup Final

2:32pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

A FATHER and son duo have won their way through to the Penryn/Falmouth & District Pool League Knock-out Pairs Competition.

CRICKET: Workman-like double ton sees off St Gluvias

Falmouth Packet: Jack Gleadowe picked up two wickets for St Gluvias. Picture: CORNISHPHOTOS

9:03am Wednesday 27th May 2015

ST Gluvias were blown away by Murray Workman's 236 not out on Monday as Callington recorded a 260 run victory.

RUGBY: Dawe - 'Defensive battle will decide winners at Twickenham'

Falmouth Packet: - Mandatory Credit ©Iktis Photo/Simon Bryant - Photo mandatory by-line: 16/05/15 - Cornwall, County Championship, Bill Beaumont Cup, South, Kent, CRFU, KRFU, Gravesend, Rectory Field, Rugby Union, England,  (27082274)

7:02am Wednesday 27th May 2015

ORGANISING a solid defence will be the key to Cornwall's chance of victory in the Sunday's County Championship Final - according to head coach Graham Dawe.

FOOTBALL: Kernow League title claimed by Falmouth United U12s

Falmouth Packet: Falmouth United Under 12s

7:02pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

FALMOUTH United's Under 12s side claimed the 2014/15 Kernow League crown with a victory on the final day of the season.

GOLF: Briers rockets up from 15th to win Falmouth Hotel Bowl

Falmouth Packet: L-R: Falmouth Golf Club president Bob Wooldridge, Falmouth Hotel general manager Jude Snook, 2015 champion Dan Briers and club captain Barry Lawrence

5:32pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

A DRAMATIC conclusion gripped the Falmouth Hotel Bowl on Saturday as Dan Briers took the title, writes Keith Rashleigh.

RUGBY: Cornwall name unchanged side for County Championship Final

Falmouth Packet:

4:03pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

NO changes have been made to the 23-man squad who will represent Cornwall in Sunday's County Championship Final at Twickenham.

POOL: West Cornwall summer starts with 2014 top two colliding

Falmouth Packet: The 2015 Summer season has started for the West Cornwall Pool League

3:02pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

PROCEEDINGS have begun in the 2015 West Cornwall Summer Pool League season with last year's top two clubs clashing.

RUGBY: Webb says wearing Cornwall jersey helped side through to Twickenham

Falmouth Packet: Cornwall, fly-half fly-half Lewis Webb (Taunton) passing out of the tackle. - Mandatory Credit ©Iktis Photo/Simon Bryant - Photo mandatory by-line: 23/05/15 - Cornwall, County Championship, Bill Beaumont Cup, South, Hertfordshire, CRFU, HRFU, Redruth Rec

12:03pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

PRIDE saw Cornwall through their tough winner-takes-all County Championship battle with Hertfordshire on Saturday – according to Lewis Webb.

FOOTBALL: AGM on June 3 for Mawnan Football Club

Falmouth Packet: Club members are being invited to attend the meeting which starts at 7pm

8:02am Tuesday 26th May 2015

MAWNAN Football Club will be holding their annual general meeting in the clubhouse at the Ben Spike Centre next Wednesday.

SAILING: Crews set sail off Falmouth coast for second COGS race

Falmouth Packet: The winning skippers with their prizes

7:02pm Monday 25th May 2015

BOATS ventured out again on Sunday for the COGS Gull Rock Manacles race.

RUGBY: Morgan urges Cornish support to paint Twickenham black and gold

Falmouth Packet:

5:32pm Monday 25th May 2015

“FILL up Twickenham” is the call from Ian Morgan for Cornish rugby fans ahead of Sunday’s County Championship Final.

FOOTBALL: Lizard Argyle crowned Trelawny League Division One champions

Falmouth Packet: Lizard Argyle will be in the Trelawny League Premier next season after winning the Division One title. Picture: PHIL RUBERRY

3:02pm Monday 25th May 2015

CELEBRATIONS were in full flow on Saturday as Lizard Argyle received the Trelawny League Division One trophy, writes Steve Glover.

PIRATES: Oulton joins Cornish Pirates under PDF banner

Falmouth Packet:

12:25pm Monday 25th May 2015

SCRUM-HALF Jack Oulton has been signed up by the Cornish Pirates for the 2015/16 campaign.

CRICKET: Cornwall League results from Saturday

Falmouth Packet: Cricket bat and ball. (27023812)

12:02pm Monday 25th May 2015


NETBALL: Penryn Netball Club hand out awards to players

Falmouth Packet: The winners on the night. Not pictured is Ami Negus

8:02am Monday 25th May 2015

AWARDS were given out to members of Penryn Netball Club on Wednesday during their AGM and presentation evening.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Cornish surprised as Devon win opening County of Origin clash

Falmouth Packet: Cornish Rebels.jpg

6:21pm Sunday 24th May 2015

CORNWALL'S rugby league side could not emulate their union brothers as they lost at Redruth on Sunday.

FOOTBALL: Constantine searching for former players ahead of reunion

3:02pm Sunday 24th May 2015

AGEING limbs will be coming back down to Constantine Football Club on Saturday for a reunion of former and present players.

FOOTBALL: Sponsorship agreement sees Cornwall U18s 2015/16 season saved

Falmouth Packet: Truro City and Helical Retail have offered their help to the side

9:02am Sunday 24th May 2015

RESPRESENTATIVE youth football will now be played by Cornwall's Under 18s next season after sponsorship was agreed.

RUGBY: Twickenham for Cornwall again after 25-18 win over Hertfordshire

Falmouth Packet:

4:56pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

CORNWALL have booked a third successive trip to Twickenham after defeating Hertfordshire 25-18 in their winner takes all County Championship clash.

FULL TIME: Cornwall 25-18 Hertfordshire

Falmouth Packet: The 2013 Cornwall RFU kit, sponsored by Tribute and made by Raging Bull

2:19pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

Updates live from Redruth as Cornwall and Hertfordshire battle for a place in the Bill Beaumont County Championship Final at Twickenham

FOOTBALL: Mawnan looking for new manager

Falmouth Packet: Anyone interested in taking charge of the Trelawny League Premier team should get in touch with Colin Bate

12:01pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

MAWNAN Football Club is inviting applications for the position of manager with their Trelawny League Premier side.

CRICKET: Falmouth firsts upend second team in Vinter Cup

Falmouth Packet: James Crannis is bowled by Antony Angove. Picture: ROB PENNOCK

6:02pm Friday 22nd May 2015

BRAGGING rights went to Falmouth's first team as they defeated their colleagues in the seconds by seven wickets in the Vinter Cup second round.

RUGBY: Phillips looking to help get Cornish to Twickenham again

Falmouth Packet:

9:00am Saturday 23rd May 2015

TOMMY Phillips has said he would love to get the chance to help Cornwall reach another Twickenham final today.

SAILING: Crews race across Channel from Falmouth

Falmouth Packet: The crews celebrate in France

4:02pm Friday 22nd May 2015

YACHTS lined up at Royal Cornwall Yacht Club for a race 95 miles south to Roscoff in France.

FOOTBALL: Hughes and Pascoe staying in Falmouth Town dugout

Falmouth Packet:

3:17pm Friday 22nd May 2015

WAYNE Hughes and Gary Pascoe are to remain as the management team at Falmouth Town next season.

RUGBY: Dawe - 'Current Cornish crop are a pleasure to coach'

Falmouth Packet:

1:30pm Friday 22nd May 2015

DESIRE to wear the famous Black and Gold jersey is as strong as it was 25 years ago according to Cornwall coach Graham Dawe.

SAILING: First set of yachts confirmed for 2015 J Class Falmouth Regatta

Falmouth Packet: The first set of yachts set to take part in the regatta have been named

8:02am Friday 22nd May 2015

A TRIO of yachts have confirmed they will be participating in the 2015 edition of the J Class Falmouth Regatta.

RUGBY: Penryn to visit Okehampton on first day of 2015/16 season

Falmouth Packet: Falmouth will host Tavistock on the opening day

6:04pm Thursday 21st May 2015

A TRIP to Okehampton will be the first challenge for Penryn to tackle in their 2015/16 campaign.

MOTORSPORT: Dunn gets buzz out of racing at North West 200

Falmouth Packet: Forest Dunn with Toni Rechberger (right) during the North West 200

4:02pm Thursday 21st May 2015

A COUPLE of top 20 finishes were recorded by Forest Dunn at the famous North West 200 event over the weekend.

BOXING: Falmouth's Templeman makes it four wins on the trot

Falmouth Packet: Tom Templeman is declared the winner after his bout with Joshua Stacey

1:32pm Thursday 21st May 2015

TOM Templeman kept up his excellent recent form in the ring on Saturday with a fourth win in a row.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Joyce to captain Cornwall in clash with Devon

Falmouth Packet: Three in a row . . . Redruth's England Counties' stars Peter Joyce, Glenn Cooper and Darren Jacques

11:00am Friday 22nd May 2015

FORMER Cornish Pirates player Peter Joyce will captain his county's rugby league side on Sunday for their match against Devon at Redruth.

RUGBY: League introduced for second teams in Cornwall

Falmouth Packet:

10:52am Thursday 21st May 2015

RUGBY officials in Cornwall have created a new league for second XVs around the county to compete in.

POOL: Quarter finals draw made for Penryn/Falmouth Pairs Knockout

Falmouth Packet: Penryn Football Club and Stithians Cricket Club will host the matches

10:32am Thursday 21st May 2015

THE draw for the quarter final stage of the Penryn/Falmouth & District League Pairs Knockout Cup has been made.

SAILING: Entertaining racing had in penultimate Penrose Sails Series at Mylor

Falmouth Packet: 4Play on port tack gets ahead of the rest of the E class fleet

8:02am Thursday 21st May 2015

IN the penultimate Penrose Sails Series, a good turnout produced some interesting racing at Mylor Yacht Club, writes Steve Nicholls.

GOLF: Semmens claims Monthly Medal at Praa Sands

Falmouth Packet: Ryan Semmens' score of 54 won him the prize

6:32pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

RYAN Semmens hit a round of 54 to win the Men's Monthly Medal at Praa Sands Golf Club on Sunday.

RUGBY: Moody believes Jack Nowell can make England World Cup squad

Falmouth Packet: Jack Nowell onboard an all-weather RNLI Lifeboat with coxwain Patrick Harvey. The Newlyn-native is up for the Land Rover Discovery of the Season award, which will be won tonight

4:03pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

HE MAY not be your conventional winger but Jack Nowell’s sheer power makes him one to watch in the battle for World Cup places - according to Lewis Moody, writes Pippa Field.

FOOTBALL: Wendron boss says whole club can be proud of promotion

Falmouth Packet: Chris Mulroy on the ball for United. The club have had their promotion to the SWPL West confirmed

3:04pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

PROMOTION to the South West Peninsula League West Division is an achievement for all involved at Wendron United to be proud of - according to first team boss Paul Murray.

CRICKET: Much excitement surrounding Falmouth over first v seconds cup tie

Falmouth Packet: Last year, Falmouth's first team were unable to defend their title

1:32pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

LOTS of banter and bets have been flying around Trescobeas Road after Falmouth Cricket Club's first and second teams were paired together in the Vinter Cup.

RUGBY: Nowell and Cowan-Dickie included in England's World Cup training squad

Falmouth Packet: Cornishman Jack Nowell selected for England Six Nations squad

3:00pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

CORNWALL'S Jack Nowell and Luke Cowan-Dickie have both been included in England's training squad for the World Cup.


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