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Porthleven Food Festival attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year

Porthleven Food Festival to become full weekend 'cultural event'

Hunt begins for 11-year-old boy missing from Truro

Breaking Hunt for 11-year-old boy missing from Truro - UPDATE

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Nathan Outlaw (55505270)

Cornish catering students benefit from Nathan Outlaw masterclasses

Helston youth speaks Milly Holly and Rosa (55681186)

Pasties and scones come under scrutiny at Helston Youth Speaks competition

One of the red and grey search and rescue helicopters is being placed next to a major Helston roundabout (55261088)

Search and rescue helicopter to get final resting place to honour brave crews

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PICTURE GALLERY: Old photos from Falmouth from the Packet archive

PICTURE GALLERY: Old photos from the Falmouth Packet archive

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Royal Cornwall Hospital asks patients to consider best place for treatment

Royal Cornwall Hospital asks patients to consider best place for treatment

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Baby Charlie Jermyn 'let down by systemic failures' before his death

Baby Charlie Jermyn 'let down by systemic failures' before his death

Andrew George is now director of the Cornwall Community Land Trust (55285597)

Community scheme could result in cheap homes for local people in St Keverne

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Headteacher Susan Evans celebrates an outstanding Ofsted with some of the pupils (55451332)

Glowing Ofsted report for 'unique' Sithney Primary School

Clair Baxter and Millie, only 12 days old (55355758)

Hunt for golden ticket continues as Helston Library inspires love of books

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Picture: Pandora Inn Facebook

'About a foot of water' as Pandora Inn floods

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Helston Mural 1 (55813642)

Hours of dedication lead to 'inspiring' mural in St Michael's School library

Graduate Lifeguard Programme (55803429)

Cornish clubs among the first to trial new surf lifesaving programme

Valerie Stuckes and Marjorie Buckenham (55532568)

Lace and needlecraft group celebrates its silver anniversary at annual show

'Abominable' third wrecking was deplored by Cornish salvage hunters

Baby Charlie inquest told it's difficult to tell when a baby is ill

Baby Charlie inquest told it's difficult to tell when a baby is ill

Police and Crime commissioner 'deeply disappointed' by Conservatives' 'naked partiality'

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halwin good ofsted (55447083)

Primary school near Helston previously 'needing improvement' now ranked as good

Mother of  Penryn baby Charlie Jermyn who died at 30 hours old 'felt dismissed' by hospital

Mother of Penryn baby Charlie Jermyn who died at 30 hours old 'felt dismissed' by hospital

Sam Lanyon with Autowed (55691639)

Falmouth Art Gallery invites you to enjoy an automated wedding ceremony for just £2

Jamie Richards is running the London Marathon for the Macmillan Cove Appeal (55275020)

Helston funeral director to run marathon for cancer charity

Rachel Brown from Spectrum with University student Lauren Reid (55672066)

Falmouth student's videos helping dispel the myths surrounding autism

Penryn baby who died at 30 hours old 'could have survived' if taken to hospital

Penryn baby who died at 30 hours old 'could have survived' if taken to hospital

St Mary's basketball team: Tom, Anya, Imoge, Neo, Erin, Billy, Jack and Abi

Sporting success celebrated at St Mary's School

Mars solid support ship

Mars helps work at A&P Falmouth

Families braved Saturday's storms to protest against their play area being built on (55195384)

Plea to stop homes being built on Helston play area

Culdrose Captain Adrian Orchard and Commander Air and Training Jason Phillips (55225794)

Culdrose in no danger of 'closing down' with exciting plans for the future

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A&P lose Oscar Wilde contract to Belfast company

The bouquet were presented by growers from six champion Magnolia campbellii trees in Caerhays Castle Gardens, Trebah Garden, Tregothnan, Trewidden, Trewithen and The Lost Gardens of Heligan.

Spring comes early to 10 Downing Street with magnolia delivery

Hands Up (55287773)

Penryn project praised for local engagement

Goldenbank parking: Alan Jewell, Paul Hodge, Jordan Matthews and John Roberts

Parking ban demanded at Goldenbank before an accident traps residents on the estate

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Tugs Morgawr and Ankorva pushing up on RFA Argus during Storm Imogen

Tugs helping out at port in a storm

These two people were lucky to escape with their lives after being engulfed by waves in Porthleven. Photo: Macleod Paul Photography (55348006)

Wave watchers just moments from disaster

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Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service's fire dog Archie (55491712)

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service introduces its newest recruit - Archie the fire investigation dog

Falmouth Health Centre GPs Dr Richard James, Dr Vicky Hartnell and Dr Nick Rogers (55344244)

Falmouth Health Centre first in county to offer online advice all day, every day

Tina McLean (55267321)

Family claims mental health services did not do enough to prevent Penryn woman's death

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'Torrent' of sewage in Venton Road gardens following temporary sewer fix

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The original design map, showing phase one in pink and phase two in brown (55195786)

Flood fears prompt council 'no' on Helston homes increase

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Bishop Tim meets Landscape Environment student Grace Twiston-Davies with Professor Kevin Gaston looking on (55261049)

Bishop Tim given a tour of Penryn's university campus

Cornwall Council. (51885562)

Falmouth residents and traders to be quizzed as part of parking review

Mawnan Smith W.I. get ready for their pancake race.  (55435986)

Flipping good fun for all at Mawnan WI's pancake races

The Packet's Natalie Roberts with her son Aiden Roberts, brother David Roberts and mum Janice Roberts about to head into the premiere (55254273)

Packet reporter joins Dad's Army stars for film's world premiere screening

Mike Reid has been missing since Sunday

Daughter's tribute to missing RSPCA inspector

Conditional discharge for man who was abusive to shop workers and police in Falmouth

Conditional discharge for man who was abusive to shop workers and police in Falmouth

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ATC 75th anniversary parade (55247565)

Air cadets parade in Falmouth to celebrate 75th anniversary of the ATC

Origin no longer plans to continue its link with the proposed development (55321080)

Origin Coffee pulls out of new Porthleven development plans

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The planters were recently vandalised

Penryn planters declared a 'not very attractive' mess in letter to council

Junior doctors to make most of strike time with first aid training at nursery

Junior doctors to make most of strike time with first aid training at nursery

Penryn Post Office to close for refurbishment

Penryn Post Office to close for refurbishment

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