Sun Jun 16, 2013
There have been two car fires in three days in Penzance
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Penzance is gearing up to celebrate the Golowan festival with the support of Penwith College
Golowan, Cornish for midsummer, is the festival of St. John and is held in Penzance each year in late June.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Rugby quartet are off to the Chiefs' Academy
Matt Bolwell, a flanker from Wadebridge, has played for England at under-18s' level, Tom Hendrickson, centre, and fullback Max Bodilly are products of the Pirates' youth section and prop Mike Roach comes from Penzance.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
On location: Summer in February
The production crew worked hard to capture the landscapes that made the far west of Cornwall a magnet for painters The tangled love lives of the "Newlyn School", a colony of artists living and working on the Cornish coast in the run-up to the first world war, is the subject of this gentle period drama from British director Christopher Menaul.
Was Johnny Depp in Falmouth and Penzance?
Rumours are rife that Pirates of the Caribbean star and mega-hunk Johnny Depp was walking the streets of Falmouth and Penzance yesterday.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
"On the morning of the 9th instant, 20 tubs of contraband spirits were picked up floating near Penberth Cove, by the coastguard men stationed at Mousehole; and on the following morning, about one o'clock, the riding officer of the same station, Mr Rendle, seized a cart with two horses, near Trengwainton Lodge, in the parish of Madron, containing 20 ... (more)
A twin-hulled motor boat is towed back by Penlee all-weather lifeboat. Credit: RNLI/Penlee
The crew at Penlee lifeboat station have been living proof of the RNLI's 24-hour working day recently when they launched afternoon, evening and overnight.
"Grave concerns" over Penzance community hospital closed since October
HEALTHCARE campaigners in west Cornwall say they have "grave concerns" about the continued closure of Poltair Hospital which has been shut to inpatients since October.
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A DROP in bee numbers, and the impact this can have on the wider environment, has inspired a group of west Cornwall people to give the creatures a helping hand.
The Cornishman published Couple from Goldsithney, Penzance celebrate 389k lottery...
A GOLDSITHNNEY couple who won nearly 400,000 on the lottery have said the prize will pay to complete their Cornish dream.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
5 Weekend Musts: Pirates of Penzance + More
From pirates to face painting, there's something fun for everyone this weekend. Don't miss your chance to celebrate summer at these outdoor events with friends and family! Friday-Sunday It's opening weekend for the Gilbert and Sullivan classic "Pirates of Penzance", presented by Opera Providence.
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Having attracted former Premier League player Wayne Quinn to become their new manager, Mousehole have completed yet another coup this week following the signing of former Penzance midfielder Mark Vercesi.
Excellent titles from out-of-county firm
THESE are better times to be a reader of all things Cornish than in many a recent decade, with a veritable torrent of titles hitting the shelves.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Penzance Youth String Orchestra perform at Morrab Gardens, Penzance.
The performances are among the 330 concerts taking place across England to bring people of all backgrounds together to listen to music.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Western morning News
Cornish-filmed movie of artist Alfred Munnings gets London premiere
Cinemagoers in Mayfair will be given a taste of Cornish life this evening when a new film charting the passionate love story of celebrated artist Alfred Munnings receives its London premiere.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Fire-fighters stop garage fire spreading to house near Penzance
A FIRE at a domestic garage at Newbridge, near Penzance, threatened to spread to the attached house at around 5pm today.
Yobs set fire to wheelie bin in Penzance
Fire-fighters were called out to Market Jew Street at around 11.25pm and used a hose reel to extinguish the flames.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Penzance's Savoy Cinema hosts premiere of romantic drama Summer in February
PENZANCE'S historic Savoy Cinema was the setting for the glittering world premiere of the west Cornwall-filmed Summer In February on Monday evening, as stars from the film, the writer and producers all came out to present the romantic drama to a VIP audience.
Western Morning News published Vibrant and arty Penzance is the place to be
These days, Penzance is arty, alternative and really rather cool. The most westerly town in Britain, it's exactly 300 miles from London and at the very end of both the main railway line and the A30.