The Ocean Pride Returns Home to Newlyn

The Ocean Pride is an iconic fishing vessel built in 1919, she has been owned and skippered by several well-known families from Mousehole and Newlyn and is the only Peakes built counter stern lugger left. Readers may recall a Penwith Eye article back in July which explained how The Ocean Pride had been discovered at […]

Business of the Month: J’s Cars

J CARS Launched in January 2018, J Cars is a local private hire cab services for Penzance and all surrounding areas. Run by local driver Justin Stevens who boasts 12 years of taxi driving experience J Cars is welcoming customers both old and new, offering a friendly and reliable service. A favourite of The Penwith […]

Heart of the South

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 in Penzance

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. […]

Book Penzance

The exciting new venture for accommodation providers in Penzance; The perfect place to find the perfect place! The purpose of the new website 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… The perfect venue for the festive season

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 […]

Warm up this Winter at The Apple Tree Café

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 […]

The Brave​ ​Cornishmen​ ​and​ ​Hill​ ​112

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 tasty new menu and a warm welcome await you at The Turks Head, Penzance

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 […]