Great views and great food at The Old Lifeboat House Bistro

Rachel Wright and Jane Docherty took over The Old Lifeboat House Bistro in Penzance in March last year. As soon as Rachel and Jane saw the Bistro with its uninterrupted view of Penzance harbour, they agreed it was the opportunity they had been looking for.  As the name suggests, the Bistro is located in an […]

The Man Engine returns to Geevor

Who can forget the Man Engine’s unveiling in 2016? Crowds gathered throughout the county as the largest mechanical puppet ever to be constructed in Britain steamed the length of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site during the Summer of 2016. 149,400 tourists and locals witnessed the breath-taking sight of the Man Engine over ten days […]

Plastic Free Penzance

Founded in 1990 Cornish charity Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) is a marine conservation charity working tirelessly with communities to protect oceans, beached and marine life. Their ‘Wasteland’ campaign brings to life the concerns about the amount of plastic present in the marine environment. Plastic can be deadly to our wildlife; entangling, injuring and drowning animals, […]

Treat your Valentine at iGlow Tanning & Beauty

Choose a treatment from each of the two hearts and create a Pamper package for your loved one and pay just £30! Spray tans only £15 throughout February at i-Glow beauty at Longrock Industrial Estate in Penzance, Cornwall. 01736 351433 | |

Duke Street Cafe and Trewidden Garden join forces

After two years of building a strong and loyal following in Newlyn, the team at Duke Street Cafe are delighted to announce that they are spreading their wings and will be taking over the proceedings at Trewidden Tea Room at Trewidden Gardens, once of the Great Gardens of Cornwall… Akin at Duke Street Cafe, diners […]

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. […]