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In the News (Sat 25 May 19)

Caradon is planning to acquire Columbia, the US aluminium extruder company, for £75m, and has also announced plans to put its bathroom equipment and boilers division up for sale.
Caradon is to acquire an 85% stake in Termo Teknik, the Turkish radiator company, for £30m, and is selling its UK windows and doors business to Bardox Group for £40m.
Caradon, the building materials group, is restructuring with a cost-cutting programme and the removal of a management layer.
www.ukbusinesspark.co.uk /caradona.htm   (464 words)

 Caradon Hill
A railway was built to link Caradon to the coast at Looe and many villages grew up around its foot to feed its demand for labour.
The Sett boundaries are highlighted in colour as is the Granite/Killas boundary.
The Liskeard and Caradon Railway is shown with the Gonamena Incline in use, the line terminates on the Southern slopes of the hill at a siding in East Caradon mine.
www.geocities.com /teammanley/Cornwall/CaradonHill.htm   (360 words)

The Island of Caradon was part of a campaign I ran in the minimalist TWERPS roleplaying game, which I present here expanded and updated for Tunnels and Trolls.
The island of Caradon lies alone, some distance from the nearest archipelago in the South Eastern seas of Trollworld, but references to it in ancient texts and rumours of the civilisation that once dwelt there are items of currency in the conversation of adventurers and rogues.
Caradon is too far from the usual sea trading routes to be stumbled upon by accident, although in certain seasons a storm may place a ship within sight of its wooded hills.
www.otranto.demon.co.uk /DG/DGF0103   (2606 words)

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Caradon is both a Basic Command Unit (BCU) within the Devon and Cornwall Constabulary and a Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnership (CDRP).
However, the regional plan identified Caradon as somewhat different from the rest of Cornwall, at least partly due to its proximity to Plymouth, and acknowledged that it was the most prosperous district in mainland Cornwall.
Nevertheless Caradon residents were somewhat critical of the extent to which it was easy to contact the police, with over half describing this as difficult.
www.crimereduction.gov.uk /audits_and_strategies/caradon-a.doc   (6120 words)

 Caradon Mining District
The mines working the immediate extensions of the South Caradon lodes – East Caradon and West Caradon – were the most successful – some of the others were little more than trials or speculations and were soon no more than memories, whilst a small number worked patchily for decades, barely paying their way.
It took ten years to build the railway which was to link the mines to Liskeard – the nearest stannary town, and from there to the port of Looe and it was not until the 1850s that it linked up the majority of the mines and quarries which had sprung up in the area.
The establishment by Caradon District Council of a Countryside Officer for south-east Bodmin Moor and the conversion of an engine house into a visitor centre are, however, the first steps in an ambitious project to conserve the impressive remains of the industrial heritage of the area.
www.cornish-mining.org.uk /sites/caradon.htm   (723 words)

 Caradon Mine, Cornwall
The massive waste tips on both sides of the Seaton valley (West and South Caradon Mine) and on the southern flanks of Caradon Hill are a striking testament to the scale of operations beneath the moorland landscape.
East Caradon continued with a reduced workforce and in the early 1880 there were a maximum of 63 employed at the mine.
The success of the mines in the Minions area and on Caradon Hill during this period was greatly assisted by the expansion of the Liskeard and Caradon Railway.
www.cornwall-calling.co.uk /mines/caradon-bodmin-moor/caradon.htm   (3480 words)

 The views of South Caradon Mine
Within it is the locations of the original South Caradon adit, the mine's administration centre, its main water supply, its oldest shaft, ore dressing shed and a waterwheel.
This photograph was taken from the vicinity of the public footpath amidst the remains of the adjoining West Caradon Mine.
South Caradon stamp engine on the bottom right is the point to which all the ore of the mine was brought by tramway for processing.
www.geocities.com /teammanley/southcaradon/SouthCaradonViews.htm   (402 words)

 Guardian Unlimited Business | | At this price? Caradon
Caradon, the buildings materials group under fire from corporate agitators Active Value, yesterday tried to convince its shareholders that the board is able to run the company.
Their argument, which will be stated in full next week, is that Caradon will offer a better return to shareholders if it concentrates on one business.
Caradon are quick to point out that over the past 12 months the shares have outperformed the All Share index by 35%.
business.guardian.co.uk /story/0,3604,415958,00.html   (319 words)

 The District of Caradon (Electoral Changes) Order 2002
The District of Caradon shall make a print of the map marked "Map referred to in the District of Caradon (Electoral Changes) Order 2002" available for inspection at its offices by any member of the public at any reasonable time.
The Electoral Registration Officer[7] for the district shall make such rearrangement of, or adaptation of, the register of local government electors as may be necessary for the purposes of, and in consequence of, this Order.
The District of Caradon (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1980[8] save for article 4, and article 2(1)(b) of the Caradon (Parishes) Order 1999[9] are revoked.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si2002/20022602.htm   (1395 words)

With immediate effect, it is recommended that a Tree Preservation Order be taken out with respect to all the trees within the area of ALT 11, in order to ensure their protection during the remaining time that these local plans are under discussion.
Whitehall does not take into account the previous local Caradon requirement for housing, which was 3050 houses, as per the Cornwall Structure Plan adopted in 1997, nor are they based on the local historical population expansion rates of the area, for the years gone by.
Caradon Council must have concern over this potential Flood Risk Hazard, and take it seriously in their future Local Planning strategy for these areas.
home.btclick.com /zs5zh/ObjectionToCaradonLocalPlan.html   (3857 words)

 Caradon Mine, Cornwall
It was the large amount of copper found at South Caradon Mine that were responsible for the development of the Caradon Mining District.
Under South Caradon Limited the workforce grew from 300 to 400 concentrating on the eastern side as the older parts were now almost worked out.
The Liskeard and Caradon Railway then went into receivership as its existence was dependent on the wealth produced by the South Caradon mine.
www.cornwall-calling.co.uk /mines/caradon-bodmin-moor/south-caradon.htm   (741 words)

 elcom.com | Caradon plc to Pilot elcom, inc.'s Automated Procurement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Caradon¡¦s business requirements meant that elcom¡¦s system should provide us with a real opportunity in achieving a paperless requisition, order and invoice matching process.
Caradon plc has a very clear vision of how they wish to manage and improve their purchasing processes to quickly begin realizing the benefits of eProcurement.
Caradon plc is based in the United Kingdom and is an international group listed on the London Stock Exchange, operating principally in Europe and North America.
www.elcom.com /news_story.asp?id=119   (1097 words)

 PULSAIR Mixes Paint at Caradon Indalex   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Caradon Indalex, an aluminum extrusion manufacturer located near Vancouver, BC, Canada, was using five air driven mechanical mixers to mix 55 gallon drums of paint.
Their paint division found that using mechanical mixers, the paint wasn't being mixed thoroughly and the colors would come out slightly different from one barrel to the next.
In our initial tests for Caradon Indalex, we used the 5-55 Drum-Stick portable mixer on a half-filled barrel of waste paint that had been sitting around for 2 years.
www.pulsair.com /info-sys/caradon.htm   (349 words)

 Views of the South Cardon Mine
From this footpath the remains of South Caradon can be seen across the Seaton valley laid out across the landscape.
South Caradon mine was one of the largest copper mines in Cornwall, and one with a fascinating history.
It is a enterprise with a rags to riches story and one that had a huge impact on the social, financial and transport history of South East Cornwall.
www.geocities.com /teammanley/southcaradon   (414 words)

“On Saturday nights after pay-day, the populous villages of Caradon Town, Pensilva, Minions and Crows Nest were crowded with men, and resembled in character the mining camps of Colorado and the Far West.
News of this being sent to his wife, she immediately set off on foot and on reaching Caradon dragged out her husband by the scruff of his neck, gave him a sound thrashing and took him back with her to Camborne, never more to go ‘to that Hell up there by Liskeard’.
“There are three tenements called Caradon Town;- two, one 42 acres and another 81 acres, the property of Sir J S Trelawny; and a third, 57 acres, the property of Mr Rd Johns.
www.lynherparishes.co.uk /Linkinhorne/Other/Caradon.htm   (910 words)

 Caradon set for £250m buys
CARADON, the building products group, is poised to announce a pair of acquisitions worth more than £250m that will transform its electricals division and move the group into a series of high growth technology markets.
Caradon is also said to be on the point of buying a German burglar alarm manufacturer called eff-eff for an estimated £100m.
Caradon is now based around four divisions; plumbing products, electrical, extrusions and US cheque printing.
www.telegraph.co.uk /htmlContent.jhtml?html=/archive/2000/03/05/cncara05.html   (503 words)

 Caradon Tenants’ and Residents’ Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Caradon District Council will keep a separate account (from any other funding) of the use of Caradon District Council’s tenant participation grant.
Caradon District Council will be responsible for administering allowances, as approved by the Finance and Training Committee.
Caradon District Council will seek ways to ensure the most effective and prompt means for the reimbursement of allowances.
www.keltic-computers.co.uk /webs/ctf/ctfconstit.htm   (3090 words)

 Illia's Everquest Bestiary
Caradon is still up so no 3 day spawn timer for the next poor SK and weeeeeee Got my stuffs.
Caradon will eventually go back to his spawn point while Kyreena will stay because she's a triggered spawn (which means she's a mob w/o a home).
Caradon has something in the area of a 3 day spawn, so please don't kill him, for your fellow shadowknights.
eqbeastiary.allakhazam.com /search.shtml?id=5282   (1141 words)

Easco Inc., an aluminum extrusion company based in Girard, Ohio, said yesterday that it had agreed to be bought by Caradon P.L.C. for about $155 million.
Caradon, a British building and plumbing supplies company, will offer $15.20 a share for Easco.
Caradon said the purchase would double its extrusions sales to around $600 million.
query.nytimes.com /gst/fullpage.html?res=9F0CE4DF1431F93AA15754C0A96F958260   (111 words)

 Cornwall County Council - Caradon
I have appointed BYRON DAVIES, whose office is at Caradon District Council Offices, Luxstowe House, Liskeard, to be my Deputy Returning Officer for all the purposes of the said Elections in the said Electoral Divisions.
Forms of Nomination Paper may be obtained at the office of the Deputy Returning Officer at Caradon District Council Offices, Luxstowe House, Liskeard, who will, at the request of any elector of the said Electoral Divisions, prepare a Nomination Paper for signature.
Nomination Papers must be delivered to the office of the Deputy Returning Officer at Caradon District Council Offices, Luxstowe House, Liskeard on any day after the date of this Notice and not later than noon on Thursday 7 April 2005.
www.cornwall.gov.uk /index.cfm?articleid=11207   (399 words)

 Caradon Pilot Gig Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The tradition began when Gigs were used as lifeboats for shipwrecks and they had to race out to the wreck and whichever gig got there first got the job.
Caradon Pilot Club, based at Saltash Sailing Club is the most successful mainland club.
The Men's 'A' crew are World Champions for the 6th year running and all the other crews are in the top 20.
www.saltash.gov.uk /Leisure/caradonpilotgig.htm   (270 words)

 Caradon :: Cornwall 24 :: News, Views and Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Plans for 21 affordable homes and 10 open market houses at East Taphouse have received the go ahead after Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Ruth Kelly overturned a decision by one of her planning inspectors.
Towns in South East Cornwall are being invited to take part in a recycling competition with a first prize of £1,000 to spend on a local environmental project.
www.cornwall24.co.uk /Category12-All.htm   (539 words)

 Twelveheads; Caradon and Looe
It gave us a unique transport system, built to service the bonanza of Caradon copper, a mining discovery that germinated, blossomed, withered and died all within fifty years, but left us the picturesque railway line to Looe.
The definitive history of the Liskeard and Looe Union Canal, the Liskeard and Caradon Railway and the Liskeard and Looe Railway was first published in 1978 and has been scarce and sought after for some years.
It is also the fullest history of the Caradon copper mines.
www.twelveheads.com /tcl.htm   (286 words)

 Caradon District Council - Community Safety
Under the requirements of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998, Caradon has a statutory role with other local agencies in the promotion of community safety.
The partners, including the Police and the County Council, work together on community safety issues affecting the district of Caradon.
The Council is also required to consider the community safety implications of all aspects of its work.
www.caradon.gov.uk /index.cfm?articleid=2146   (79 words)

 TMR News - Distinction Helps Caradon Plumbing Reorganize Its Enterprise   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Caradon Plumbing of England (www.caradon.com), a manufacturer of plumbing and heating products, plans to implement the SCOPE demand forecasting application from Distinction Software (Atlanta, Ga.; www.distinction.com) across all of its plumbing and heating businesses.
The new SCOPE forecasting system is planned for fast-track implementation in less then three months, and will be fully integrated with Caradon's new SAP R/3 enterprise-wide ERP system.
Caradon Plumbing had operated as four independent companies: Boilers, Radiators, Bathrooms, and Showers, each manufacturing and selling its own products to the same group of customers.
www.lionhrtpub.com /tmr/news0698/062998caradon.html   (174 words)

 Council 'astonished' at poor recycling claims | 24dash.com - Local Government
Caradon District Council has hit back at the claims and says it is already exceeding government targets.
Byron Davies, Caradon's chief executive, said: "Caradon's current recycling rate is 25.59%, so it comes as a shock to find that DEFRA's website is claiming we are poor performers.
In 2004, Caradon and North Cornwall District Councils set up the £2.1 million East Cornwall Recycling Centre, one of the most efficient recycling facilities in the country.
www.24dash.com /content/news/viewNews.php?navID=2&newsID=5749   (376 words)

 Viridor Credits - Caradon Ltd
Primarily targeted to community amenities and buildings of religious and historical importance, Viridor Credits-Caradon is now the most significant locally based funding body within Caradon and has recently withdrawn its previous ceiling of £10,000 and on a community value basis will now consider more ambitious projects.
The company operates throughout the Caradon District Council area and includes all the main Caradon towns.
The Board, which is comprised of community and local government representatives, meets four times a year and invites local communities and organisations to apply for grants towards projects that they may be considering.
www.viridorcredits-caradon.co.uk   (385 words)

 BuildStore Trade Card Manual - Caradon Plumbing
Caradon Stelrad, as the UK market leader in central heating radiators, offers the widest range in more sizes than any other manufacturer, operating from
Our radiator range comes in a multitude of sizes and styles, so, no matter what look you are seeking to achieve in your household, we are confident we have a product that is not only stylish, but also highly reliable.
Ideal Stelrad are founder members of HomeChoice, a one-stop association of heating, plumbing and sanitary ware manufacturers.
www.buildstore.co.uk /materials/caradon2.html   (364 words)

 Westcountry Housing Association: Housing Map
We currently have 24 rented homes and 10 shared ownership units within Caradon.
Caradon operate a Choice Based Lettings scheme where applicants register and bid for properties as they are advertised locally.
For information and to apply, contact Caradon Distracit Council, Luxstowe House, Greenbank Road, Liskeard, PL14 3DZ, telephone: 01579 341321, email: housing@caradon.gov.uk or alternatively visit the website click here.
www.westcountryha.org.uk /wha/homes/caradon.htm   (88 words)

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