Game, Set and Match to local schools at Penzance Tennis Club

Children from junior schools across Penwith came to Penzance Tennis Club on Thursday to compete in the annual Schools Tennis Tournament. There were two competitions, one for Under 8s and one for Under 11s. Each school team was represented by four players who played other schools in their division.   In a very close Under […]

Penzance Literary Festival 2018

Known as ‘the friendliest lit fest in the UK’, Penzance Literary Festival features a calendar packed full of events that celebrate writers and their works. The festival was launched in 2010 and has grown in to a successful and diverse celebration of the written word which is supported by patron and author Patrick Gale. Events […]

The Turks Head Penzance

The Turks Head is a friendly and popular local pub situated on Chapel Street in Penzance… the town’s most historic street. The pub itself is steeped in history and is reputed to date from 1233 when during the crusades, the Turks invaded Penzance from Jerusalem. Frequented by Pirates and Smuggler seven hundred and fifty years […]

Penlee Park Open Air Theatre – 70th Anniversary Season

In 2018, Penlee Park Open Air Theatre in Penzance celebrates its 70th Anniversary Season and this season includes over 50 events ranging from international theatre companies, opera, children’s shows, jazz, Cornish music and a Cornish burlesque company! This season wouldn’t be complete without Opera Anywhere’s The Pirates of Penzance (JUN 17TH). On the theatre front […]

St Ives Food & Drink Festival 2018

Over 12,000 people enjoyed last years St Ives Food and Drink Festival and organisers and hoping that 2018 will be the biggest festival yet. This year’s event for which local business Carbis Bay Holidays are the headline sponsor, will run from Friday 11th to Sunday 13th May at Porthminster Beach, St Ives. A range of […]

Kids Recipe: Oat & Blueberry Breakfast Bars

School mornings are usually pretty shoat and it can be difficult to think of a new and alternative breakfast options. A breakfast that can be pre-made AND is healthy is always welcome. These healthy bars are a pleasant change and can be kept in the fridge for up to three days or frozen and defrosted […]

A warm welcome awaits you at The Boatshed Restaurant

Situated on the harbour side of Penzance, Cornwall. Famous for their chargrilled steaks and locally fought fresh seafood dishes The Boatshed is a popular choice with locals and visitors alike. Situated on the harbour side of Penzance the restaurant has a variety of offerings to suit all tastes and occasions. Whether it’s a family meal, […]

Happy First Birthday to Treasure Penzance

Local business Treasure Penzance celebrates its first birthday on May 15th. Popular with locals and visitors alike Treasure sells items made by more than sixty makers all based right here in Cornwall. The ages of the makers range from just eleven years old to over seventy. Treasure prides itself on showcasing the amazing local talent […]