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Morrab Garden Plant Sale

FRIENDS OF MORRAB GARDENS PLANT SALE at The Nursery, Morrab Gardens, Penzance Saturday 14 September 2019 10am til noon We have a wide selection of Salvia, purple, blue and scarlet Geraniums and Pelargoniums White vanilla scented Nemesia Tibouchinas Come early to avoid disappointment • Succulents Above: Tibouchinas www.morrabgardens.org

The other Woodstock

Woodstock still sounds golden 50 years on By George PierpointBBC News Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES This summer marks 50 years since 400,000 people flocked to a field in upstate New York for “an Aquarian explosion” of “peace and music”. The Woodstock music festival, held at a farm in Bethel, has come to symbolise much of the […]

Penzance Business Pack Swap Launches

Plastic Free Penzance and Penzance Chamber of Commerce join forces to help businesses reduce and reuse plastic packaging, as part of work to tackle the impact of plastic pollution and create a more sustainable town.   Plastic Free Penzanceand Penzance Chamber of Commercewill launch a new initiative in the town this week, to make it […]

Plastic Free Holidays – Tips and guides

Article by Surfers Against Sewage TAKE A PLASTIC FREE HOLIDAY Facebook Twitter Email Summer is well and truly on us! Before the schools break up and the mass exodus starts, we thought we’d share some great action and advice from our Plastic Free Communities, who are all helping us reduce our plastic impact over the […]

Penzance Breathe Community

All are welcome to come to ‘Breathe’ in the Wharfside Centre, Penzance.  Open Thursday, Friday (10.30-3pm) and Saturday (10-12).  On offer are free art resources to create around a fortnightly theme. For all ages and fully inclusive, the groups core values are: ‘breathe’ a place to relax, recharge, find a listening ear, read, do a […]

Ludgvan Friendship Group 60+

Starting on the 12thJuly 2019 is a new Live at Home Scheme friendship group for people aged 60+ living in west Cornwall.  Our friendship group will meet in Ludgvan Community Centre, Jubilee Hall, Fairfield, Penzance, TR20 8ES, from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon every Friday.  The Live at Home Scheme members find the friendship groups […]

Penzance Feel Good Friendship Group

“The Feel Good Friendship Group was set up to encourage adults of any age to come, feel valued, make new friends and enjoy fun activities.  So far we have had 60s, 70s & 80s group karaoke, line dancing, sequence dancing, quiz & bingo with prizes, film, board games, creative art and group dance exercise & […]

The Guardian – Plastic Free Penzance

Being ‘plastic-free’ is not just good for the environment, it’s becoming a draw for tourists looking for inspiration for a sustainable lifestyle Penzance was the UK’s first plastic-free town and continues to lead the way. Photograph: Jim Wileman/The Guardian ‘The oceans, seemingly limitless, invoke in us a sense of awe and wonder…” says David Attenborough’s […]

Over 50’s Friday Friends

Friday Friends meet every Friday except Bank Holiday at Hanover Housing Penzance, we meet between 1000 – 1200 and each week there is something new and different to either listen to, participate with or discuss, but the most important thing is to come along and have some fun. All over 50’s are welcome to drop […]