Heart of the South Care Agency is a care agency dedicated to providing Support Workers, Carers and Child Carers all over Cornwall. As a company we have been expanding and growing since 2001 and now have two branches in Cornwall and Surrey. What really sets us aside from the rest is our passion. We wear […]

Christmas Markets, parades, late night shopping, entertainment and last-minute shopping on  Christmas Eve there are plenty of reasons to celebrate Christmas in Penzance this year.  There’s range of fantastic events in locations dotted across the town.  On 2nd December, there’s also a Christmas Craft  Fair between 10am and 4.30pm at The Acorn,  featuring 30 stalls over two floors. […]

The exciting new venture for accommodation providers in Penzance; The perfect place to find the perfect place! The purpose of the new website www.bookpenzance.co.uk is to help local guesthouse owners to reduce their reliance on Online Travel Agencies. This saves the businesses vast amounts of money in commissions that leaves the county (and often the […]

Blacks of Chapel Street is a popular bar and dining room located in the historic heart of Penzance; whatever the time of day it is a welcoming and relaxing place to enjoy tasty food and delicious drinks. Following a busy Summer season Blacks have recently launched their new Autumn/Winter menu (available to view on their […]

Situated in Trevescan, Sennen just a mile from Land’s End, The Apple Tree Café is a family run Café/Restaurant who’s ethos is to offer the best service possible to all their customers- local and visiting. The warm and welcoming café offers homemade breakfasts and lunches, cakes and light snacks all created using the freshest local […]

On​ ​the​ ​10th​ ​of​ ​July​ ​1944​ in ​Normandy,​ ​France​ ​was​ ​the​ ​battle​ ​for​ ​Hill​ ​112​ ​which occurred during​ ​The​ ​Second World​ ​War​ ​(1939-1945).   In​ ​1944​ ​Britain​ ​and​ ​its​ ​allies​ ​executed​ ​the​ ​D-Day​ ​landings,​ ​stationing​ ​thousands​ ​of​ ​soldiers​ ​on​ ​the beaches​ ​of​ ​Normandy​ ​with​ ​the​ ​aim​ ​to​ ​liberate​ ​France​ ​from​ ​the​ ​Germans.​ ​As​ ​the​ ​soldiers […]

A popular choice with locals and visitors alike and offering a tantalising menu of fresh local produce alongside a variety of local ales and spirits The Turks Head is situated on Chapel Street and is reputedly the oldest pub in Penzance. Highly acclaimed chef and Masterchef finalist Lee Groves serves a varied menu which is […]

Legend has it that in​ ​days​ ​of​ ​old,​ ​Piskies,​ ​Spriggans,​ ​Knockers​ ​and​ other such ​small​ ​people​ ​were​ ​thought​ ​to​ ​share​ ​the​ ​land​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Cornish people.​ ​The​ ​Cornish​ ​Piskey​ ​is​ ​by​ ​far​ ​the​ ​most​ ​notorious of these mythical creatures. ​​The Piskies​ ​always​ ​worked​ ​alone​ ​and​ ​were​ ​therefore​ ​referred​ ​to​ ​as​ ​Piskey.​ ​The​ ​Cornish​ ​Piskies​ ​were​ […]