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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Family gather to mark 104th birthday

After having over a hundred birthday celebrations in her lifetime, there was only one place that Constantine great-grandmother Rose Pearce wanted to go for her 104th birthday: the pub. Rose treated herself on her special day to her favourite meal, fish and chips, and a drink of Guinness. She celebrated at the Chain Locker in Falmouth where her grandson Jonathan is the manager.

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MOJO festival is coming to town

A new music event that will take place at multiple venues across Falmouth and Penry is coming to Cornwall. The MOJO festival will include performances from DJs and local artists in 10 different venues. Some of the artists performing include electro indie kids Chinese Sky Candy who will be performing with AUX innocent (formerly The Spires) at The Underground. AUX innocent were the winners of the FIB Bennacisim battle of the bands. The event will be two days long.

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Redruth’s triathlete Mark Lewarne called upon to be GB captain

Mark Lewarne from Redruth in Cornwall has been named as the captain for Team GB at the European Triathlon Championships taking place in Israel in April. The former Surf Lifesaving European champion won gold in 2003 in Italy as a junior triathlete. He plans to lead by example and is hoping to secure a winning performance in Israel.

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