Remembering The​ ​Penlee Lifeboat​ Disaster

With its old granite cottages and winding streets which surround its picturesque harbour, Mousehole is considered by many as the most beautiful fishing village in Cornwall. It is a village steeped in history, and an event firmly cemented in to the history of its small tight-knit community is The Penlee Lifeboat Disaster.On the fateful stormy […]


CIRCA 21 Situated on Market Jew Street in the centre of Penzance, Circa 21 is an independent gift shop and gallery spread over two floors (including Sophie Dennett’s Open Studio.) Established in 2014 by jewellery designer Esme Burton and recognised as a ‘Plastic Free Champion’, the dog-friendly Circa 21 boasts a variety of jewellery, ceramics, […]

Penzance Citizens Panel on Housing

What if a group of ordinary people were given a safe space, key information and expert facilitation to discuss and decide on important  issues affecting their community? What would be their recommendations? And what would be the response of their elected representatives? To find out the answer to those questions, Penzance is to have its […]

Pensans School hosted a fantastic Literary Festival

Pensans School hosted a fantastic whole school Literary Festival in our super outdoor learning spaces as part of Penzance Literary Festival Week. We had 3 teepees set up on the grounds which had workshops being run by experts for the children to experience woodcraft (Wild Tipi), virtues activities (The Character Tree)and rock pooling (The Rock […]