Business of the month – Noir Taj Penzance

Noir Taj opened in Camelot Court, Penzance in November 2018 following an impromptu trip to New Delhi to buy a scooter and has since relocated to much larger premises in Causewayhead. Popular with locals and visitors alike this trove of colourful eastern treasures is the perfect place to find that unique gift. All of their […]


The popular annual two- week celebration of music and the arts in St Ives is back this month following the unavoidable cancellation of the 2020 festival due to the coronavirus pandemic. The first ever St Ives September Festival took place in 1978, and the event has evolved over the decades in to what is now […]

Tour of Britain 2021

This month some of the world’s best cyclists arrive in Penzance for the start of the Tour of Britain race, the town has plans to celebrate this unique event with a weekend of sport and community activities. On Sunday 5th September, Cornwall will host the Tour of Britain, with cyclists travelling 180 kilometres through the […]

One and All Aid – Continuing to fund schools in Iraq through community spirit in Penzance

Seven years ago, the terror group, Isis, committed genocide against the Yezidi people in northern Iraq and Kurdistan. Their homes were destroyed, young women and children were sold as slaves and men and older women were brutally murdered. Today, many Yezidis are still enslaved and others are living in makeshift tents and are displaced. One […]

August Business of the Month 2021

The Mackerel Makery is the latest addition to the range of lovely independent shops situated in Penzance’s historic Chapel Street. Their aim is to encourage creativity through design led and eco conscious products whilst supporting Cornish artists. From puzzles, craft kits and beautiful cards to jewellery, stationery and much more. Stepping inside you will find […]


Chapel Street Festival of Chamber Music Friday, 23 July to Sunday, 25 July 2021 Chapel Street Methodist Church, Penzance TR18 4AW Some of West Cornwall’s finest young classical musicians will be joined by top national names for Penzance’s first-ever chamber music festival, taking place from Friday, 23 July to Sunday, 25 July at Chapel Street […]