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Partnership considers new approach to helping visitors 16/06/11

Information for Penzance's visitors could be provided through a ground-breaking partnership between the local tourism association and the National Trust. The Penzance Tourist Information Centre (TIC) closed at the end of May after Cornwall Council pulled the plug on £250,000 of funding for the county's offices. Andy Curtis, chairman of the Penzance and District Tourism Association (PDTA), has been involved in the early talks with the National Trust about reopening the TIC as a partnership between the two organ...

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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  

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Cornwall Tourism Awards 2010 07/09/10

Anticipation is building for forty of Cornwall’s top tourist establishments who have won gold, silver or bronze in this year’s Cornwall Tourism Awards. Pubs and hotels, holiday parks and restaurants, visitor attractions and cafés the length and breadth of the county are quietly celebrating, having made the final “top three” in the fifteen Award categories. Each one is now assured of winning a gold, silver or bronze award and looking forward to the Grand Awards Ceremony at St Mellion In...

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