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“Time for all good Cornishmen and women to rally around!

People in Cornwall are being urged to support those affected by the recent storms and floods.

In Porthleven, where several boats sank after the harbour barriers were smashed, a charity auction is being held to help fishermen. The Cornwall Community Foundation (CCF) is appealing for donations for its new Emergency Storm Fund.

The Fisherman's Mission is appealing for funds to help fishermen who have been unable to get to sea for weeks. The storms brought hardship to many boat owners in Porthleven, where boats were smashed in the harbour.


Now we are welcoming applications for the Emergency Storm Fund, please click on the link to download the application form:


I'm good for a donation, are you?”

By Big_Ger Posted: February 15, 2014

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  • Big_Ger  |  February 20 2014, 8:25AM

    THE fishermen of Porthleven have thanked the community for their "tremendous effort" in raising about £15,000 in less than a week. The figure so far is at £12,000, with more money pouring in each day or promised. Read more: http://tinyurl.com/oenqejk Follow us: @thisiscornwall on Twitter | thisiscornwall on Facebook


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