Penzance, England Newswire (Page 6)

Penzance, England Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Penzance, England. (Page 6)

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  1. Works starts of Penzance Park and RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Work has started on a new park and ride in Penzance which is being created on the site next to Sainsbury's on the outskirts of the town. The park and ride will be accessed from Jelbert Way and will provide 169 car parking spaces, 11 disabled parking spaces and eight coach bays.


  2. Penzance is getting ready to welcome its first Festival KernewekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    Penzance is getting ready to welcome the first Festival Kernewek, which will see the town stage a nine-day festival bringing something for anyone with an interest in Cornish language and culture. Top names like the Kernow King, the Cape Singers and the Changing Room are among just some of the artists billed to perform at the Penzance Cornish Language Festival, which will see a variety of music, dance and comedy grace west Cornwall.


  3. National association presents awards to South West sailors and yacht designerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Fifty one members of South West Gaffers and guests witnessed the presentation of prestigious awards by the national Old Gaffers Association to three south west members at Mylor Yacht Club. Roger Dongray, a yacht designer from Lostwithiel responsible for many of the Crabber designs including the Shrimper, a popular class at Mylor, received the Jolie Brise trophy for his significant contribution to the development of gaff rigged boat design.


  4. Helston Museum advertises for director following departure of popular curatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    Tributes have been paid to the curator of Helston Museum who has left after three and a half years at the helm. During her time at the museum she has overseen its development into a thriving tourist attraction that has more than doubled its visitor numbers since the South Kerrier Heritage Trust took over its management in 2013.


  5. Little Shop of Horrors to take a bite of the Tyne Theatre and Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    The classic musical featuring man-eating plant Audrey II is booked in for a three night run at the Newcastle theatre in March I don't want to spark a city-wide panic, but while I was at the Tyne Theatre and Opera House this week, I encountered a man-eating plant, with MASSIVE teeth. To be fair, it seemed pretty low key while I was in its presence, but by all accounts, it will be bursting to life in March, thanks to the efforts of Tyne Theatre Productions.


  6. The Broadway Experience to Celebrate 10th Anniversary This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 |

    The two-week summer intensive will not only present more than 70 classes, workshops, and lectures, but will also invite Broadway artists to come and perform alongside all participants in an end-of-program performance celebration. "This milestone is proof that The Broadway Experience has become one of the most popular summer intensives for musical theatre students," says Ben Hart ley , Founder & Director of The Broadway Experience.


  7. 17m budget cut 'will push hospitals to brink'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    MORE than 17 million is being cut from hospitals in Cornwall in a move which staff have said will push them to the brink and threaten patient care. The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust , which has historic debts of 35 million, said it is being forced to make the savings to live within its means.


  8. Last Call: Carpool in Ballston winds down towards an April closing.Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    For many of the bar's patrons, Carpool is the last bastion of the Ballston that was. The bar was built out of a converted car dealership around 1998 and never lost that heritage.


  9. Don't Miss: Special evening of song at Ilminster Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | This is The West Country

    DON'T MISS: Lucy Mellors, one of the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama singers who will be performing at the Ilminster Arts Centre A GROUP of the world's most talented singing students are staging a special evening of song at Ilminster Arts Centre on Saturday, February 25. The singers, who are all studying at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, will perform an accessible and entertaining programme of arias and ensembles from well-known operas and operettas, including favourites from Mozart, Strauss, and Gilbert & Sullivan. Based in the Welsh capital Cardiff, The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, educates some of the most talented students from the UK.


  10. PenhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    The Vault Bar and Kitchen, located in Market Place, has undergone a "New Year new me" revamp after the husband and wife duo of Simon and Sara Taylor took over the lease. The Penzance couple, both 30, used to run the Humphry Davy pub just up the road on Alverton Street, but left to raise their family.


  11. Life Kombucha 02 MRRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Cornish Guardian

    The Cornish producer said the drink was a great source of natural probiotics and has been shown to have a positive impact on overall digestive health. The polyphenols from the green tea along with the acetic acid is said to have strong antibacterial properties, fighting the types of bacteria which cause infections.


  12. Drink driver who was caught behind wheel of Golf Buggy is forced to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 |

    The young man was disqualified when he failed a breath test on St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, in November last year, reports the Plymouth Herald . Truro Magistrates' Court heard Morris, of Sancreed, near Penzance, was found to have 84mg of alcohol in 100ml of his blood.


  13. Pleas to save historic fishing boat that took on the Germans during World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    Harbour officials say it is the "11th hour" for the fishing boat Efficient after it partially sank in December and its owner washed his hands of it. The 75-foot vessel is one of the first motorised fishing boats ever to take to the waves and was deployed on clandestine missions during Word War II to help the fight against the Nazis after being requisitioned for military service.


  14. Things You Might Not Know About The Borough Of HarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Londonist

    Up in the northwest corner of London, lies the borough of Harrow, often overlooked in favour of trendier areas. However, it's an interesting place in its own right and we're here to unveil a few of its secrets.


  15. Edward Bawden, Ben Nicholson, and Duncan Grant lead the way for Sworders' Modern British Art saleRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | Art Daily

    Duncan Grant, Ben Nicholson, Edward Bawden, Fred Yates and Mary Fedden are just five of the artists already lined up for Sworders' Modern British Art sale on February 14. Sworders launched this dedicated auction in April 2016 to much acclaim, topping the results with the 85,000 taken for the stunning signed and dated watercolour by Eric Ravilious, 'The James' and 'The Foremost Prince'. Sworders managing director Guy Schooling, who has built up close links with the artists of nearby Great Bardfield, including the families of Ravilious and Edward Bawden, had predicted at the beginning of the year that 2016 would see the rise of the lesser known leading Modern British artists, and so it has proved.


  16. How to slash your train fare with ticket splitting hacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Glamorous air hostesses, exotic ads and America's earliest planes: Captivating images trace Pan Am's 60-year history from glory to crushing bankruptcy The hacks that slash rail journey prices revealed: How 'fare-splitting' works on trips all over the UK... but you may need up to 28 tickets to make a saving! Cars, fishing boats, a helicopter and a horse: Meet the woman who HITCHHIKED her way 44,000 miles across the world... alone Finding the perfect place in the middle of nowhere: Penny Smith is blown away by Newfoundland's puffins, moose, icebergs - and ferocious wind Inside Amsterdam's Waldorf Astoria: Why it's hard not to fall in love with a hotel that has stunning private gardens, a spa and a two-Michelin-star restaurant The hotel that looks like a TRAIN: Inside Japan's bizarre new dorm-style hostel that's been converted from real sleeper carriages Only FIVE PER CENT of the world's ... (more)


  17. Packet Predictor: Doris aside, who is going to spoil who's weekend in tomorrow's big local matches?Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    This week's predictions could prove fruitless if this filthy spell of weather continues, but we can scarcely complain, as winter has been very kind to us so far. SWPL Premier Saltash Utd v Falmouth Town - Town have been in free scoring form since Christmas, but they haven't kept too many clean sheets either.


  18. Britain braces for a battering as 80mph windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Britain is braced for 'Storm Doris' as winds of up to 80mph and heavy rains are due to lash the country with more than 50 flood warnings and alerts in place Hurricane-force winds of up to 80mph and heavy rain is expected to batter Britain today as storm sweeps in Hurricane-force winds of up to 80mph and heavy rain is expected to batter Britain today as 'Storm Doris' sweeps across the country. More than 50 flood warnings and alerts are in place and yellow warnings for wind covering the south of England and southern Wales have been issued by the Met Office from 11am today to 3am on Saturday.


  19. Penzance to Scillies helicopter service gets the go-ahead from Cornwall CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    A new helicopter link between Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has been given the green light by Cornwall Councillors this morning . The council's strategic planning committee has given its approval to plans for a heliport to be built on Jelbert Way in Penzance, which will be a base for flights to the islands of St Mary's and Tresco.


  20. British invasion planned for Regina Lyric Musical Theatre celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 |

    Marking its 40th season, Regina Lyric Musical Theatre is preparing for its annual fundraising brunch which this year will feature an impressive list of British hits. Entitled The British are Coming! The British are Coming!, the brunch will be held on Feb. 5 and 12 at the Hotel Saskatchewan.