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Musical lineup for Golowan Announced 02/06/11

The cream of Cornish musical talent, offering everything from rock to reggae and classical to hip-hop, will take to the streets of Penzance this month as part of the annual Golowan Festival. The musical line-up, announced this week, includes up-and-coming bands, young musicians and old favourites performing at venues around the town over nine days from June 18 to 26. Find out more about Mazey Day and the Golowan Festival Read the full story at thisiscornwall.co.uk  

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Stanhope Forbes piece ‘The Abby’ finds the perfect home. 26/08/10

A painting documenting life at one of Cornwall's most iconic scenes has found a permanent and fitting new home. Stanhope Forbes' 1921 work Abbey Slip, a view of , has been bought to sit alongside collections at Penlee House Gallery and Museum in the West Cornish fishing port. The move was thanks to large donations from the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF), the Museums, Libraries and Arts council, and the Friends of Penlee House. More than 250 private donors also chipped in to help secure the future of...

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