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Ban for second-time drink driver in Helston

12:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Falmouth Packet: Newquay man pleads guilty to threatening to blow up station from the moon

A motorist was caught as a second-time drink driver after staff at a Helston supermarket called the police and said they suspected her.

Not for the squeamish! Giant rat caught nibbling dog food in Penryn: PICTURE

2:44pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Falmouth Packet: Not for the squeamish! Giant rat caught nibbling dog food in Penryn: PICTURE

This mutant rat was dispatched in Cornwall earlier this year after being caught nibbling on dog food in a Penryn shed.

Can you help trace Falmouth theft suspect?

2:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Falmouth Packet: Can you help trace Falmouth theft suspect?

Police are appealing for help in identifying a woman after an allegation of shoplifting in Falmouth.

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Sport

Penryn U10s finish season on a high with game against Newquay

3:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Falmouth Packet: Penryn's Jack Bailey

On a glorious spring day Penryn U11s finished off the season with a visit to Newquay, writes Mike Freeman

Penryn cement top six spot with impressive bonus point victory over St Ives

11:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Falmouth Packet: Penryn cement top six spot with impressive bonus point victory over St Ives

Penryn recorded an impressive bonus point win against Western Counties West strugglers St Ives at the weekend, with a five try display.

Black Dog takes top spot in second race of the season at Royal Cornwall Yacht Club

7:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Falmouth Packet: 'Nip and tuck' but Mcavity takes top spot in IRC class

Spectators on the cliff-top overlooking the docks watched the arrival of a dozen boats for the second race of the season, writes Harold Martin.

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Business

Redruth seafood firm's multimillion-pound expansion

2:00pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Falmouth Packet: Redruth seafood firm's multimillion-pound expansion

Redruth based seafood processing firm Falfish has expanded its production capacity in a multimillion-pound project.

Cornish bridal shop is exclusive west Cornwall stockist for Sophia Tolli wedding gowns

12:52pm Thursday 28th November 2013

Falmouth Packet: Ellen Morgan of Lavender Rose receiving her award as Cornish Bridal Boutique of the Year at the Cornish Bride Awards for the second year running

FRESH from their win as Cornish Bridal Boutique of the Year at the Cornish Bride Awards, bridal boutique Lavender Rose in Penryn, has been chosen as the exclusive west Cornwall stockist of Sophia Tolli wedding gowns

Trago appoints homegrown Penryn talent as MD

11:47am Wednesday 2nd October 2013

Falmouth Packet: Brent Pinhay has been appointed the new managing director at Trago Mills

The family-owned Trago Mills Group has appointed home grown talent as its new Managing Director. Brent Pinhay, who has worked for the landmark South West business for 19 years, is Penryn born and bred and has gained his experience by working in a number of areas within the organisation.

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