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A SYNCHRONISED TRAWLER DISPLAY

A synchronised display by three of the city’s most expensive inter-fish trawlers took place on the Hoe and in the Sound this morning. Admiral Gordon,

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THE FINEST OF BRITTANY WELCOMES

Review of our recent visit to Roscoff Located near the Port of Roscoff, and tucked into a pretty corner of Brittany, is one of the

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THE RETURN OF THE SILVER DAWN

A welcome return of the impressive Silver Dawn cruise ship is at anchor near the Plymouth Breakwater today until 5 p.m. You can watch all

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A MEGA VISIT BY THE SEABOURN VENTURE

Launched two years ago, the Seabourn Venture is one of the world’s top-of-the range expedition ships. It visited Plymouth last week, where the city laid

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CAMPAIGN TO SAVE A RIVERSIDE FIELD

A green space that houses many elderly rescue horses, biodiversity, nature, and wildlife with stunning views across the river Tamar at Ernesettle Lane – could

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THE PETIT SIRENA VISITS PLYMOUTH

The Petit and elegant MS Sirena cruise liner arrived in the Sound this week on a port visit, and dropped anchor near the Plymouth Breakwater

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FREEDOM OF POOLE FOR THE CATTISTOCK

A windy spring clean for HMS Cattistock getting ready to receive the freedom of Poole at a ceremony on Saturday. The Royal Navy’s Mine-hunter HMS