Arts & Culture | Broadcasters, magazines and newspapers | Campaigning and political organisations | Churches and religious organisations | Education | Health | Local authority, government and related organisations | Sports | Other voluntary organisations | Other useful contact details

Arts & Culture

Acorn Arts Centre
Parade Street, Penzance TR18 4BU   
Phone: 01736 365520 (Box Office)

Bash Street Theatre Company
35 Belgravia Street, Penzance TR18 2BL   
Phone: 01736 360795

Golowan Festival
The Barbican, Battery Road, Penzance, TR18 4EF   
Phone: 01736 369686/369677

Hypatia Trust
Trevelyan House, 16 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW   
Phone: 01736 366597


Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance TR18 4DA  
Phone: 01736 364474 

Mounts Bay Singers

Mousehole Male Voice Choir    
Phone: 01736 361371

Newlyn Art Gallery
New Road, Newlyn, Penzance   
Phone: 01736 363715 

Penlee House Gallery and Museum
Morrab Road, Penzance TR18 4HE   
Phone: 01736 363625

Penzance Amateur Operatic Society
Phone: 01736 363350 or

Penzance Choral Society 
Phone: 01736 360101

Penzance Public Library
St Johns Hall, Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QW
Phone: 0300 1234 100

Penzance Old Cornwall Society  
Phone: 01736 364639

Penzance Orchestral Society
Phone:   01736 871808

Penzance Orpheus Ladies Choir
Phone: 01736 794984 

St. Peter's Players

Stage-Struck Youth Theatre
Judith Nicholls 01736 369142 

Savoy Cinema
Causewayhead, Penzance TR18 2SN   
Phone: 01736 363330

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Broadcasters, magazines and newspapers

BBC Radio Cornwall
Phoenix Wharf, Truro TR1 1UA   Phone: 01872 275421 

myCornwall magazine (formerly Cornish World)
Krowji, West Park, Redruth TR15 3AJ   Phone: 01209 314149 

The Cornishman newspaper
pz360, St Mary's Terrace, Penzance TR18 4DZ Phone: 01736 362247

Cornwall Today magazine
City Wharf, Malpas Road, Truro TR1 1QH   Phone: 01872 247458 (editor) 

Inside Cornwall magazine
2-4 The Fradgan, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5BE   Phone: 01736 334800 

Pirate FM
Carn Brea Studios, Wilson Way, Redruth TR15 3RT 

The West Briton newspaper
City Wharf, Malpas Road, Truro TR1 1QH   Phone: 01872 271451

Westcountry Television
Carlton Broadcasting, 10 Parade Street, Penzance TR18 4BU   Phone: 01736 331483 

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Campaigning and political organisations

Agan Tavas
For Agan Tavas Pensans contact Craig Weatherhill, Rosemary House, Hal-an-Tegan/Newbridge, Penzance   Phone: 01736 363219

Amnesty International - Penzance Group
Phone: 01736 756078 (John Byrne)

Friends of the Earth - West Cornwall Branch
Phone: 01736 366876 

Mebyon Kernow - The Party for Cornwall
Lanhainsworth, Fraddon Hill, Fraddon, St Columb TR9 6PQ

Penzance Civic Society
Secretary: Steve Cock, 35 Chapel Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 361704 

Penzance CND
Phone: 01736 787056

St Ives Constituency Conservative Association
Unit 14/15, Dowren House, Foundry Lane, Hayle, TR27 4HD Phone: 01736 753026 

St Ives Constituency Labour Party
Secretary: Prof. Nick Round   Phone: 01736 362365

St Ives Constituency Liberal Democrats
'Trewella', 18 Mennaye Road, Penzance TR18 2BZ   Phone: 01736 360020

West Cornwall Green Party
Press officer: Tim Andrews  Phone: 01736 795387

West Cornwall Health Watch
Co-ordinator: Marna Blundy, 4 Botallack Moor, St Just, Penzance TR19 7QH  Phone: 01736 788107 (answerphone)

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Churches and religious organisations

Centenary Methodist Church
Gwavas Road, Newlyn, Penzance

Chapel Street Methodist Church
Chapel Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 363052

Church of the Immaculate Conception of Our Lady (RC)
Rosevean Road, Penzance TR18 2DX   Phone: 01736 362619 

Gulval Church
Gulval, Penzance   Phone: 01736 362699

High Street Methodist Church
High Street, Penzance

Mousehole Methodist Church
Chapel Street, Mousehole, Penzance   Phone: 01736 363594 

Penzance Baptist Church
Clarence Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 365887

Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
Phone: 01736 365362 

St John's Church
Trewartha Terrace, Penzance   Phone: 01736 332104 

St Maddern's Church
Madron, Penzance 

St Mary's Church
Chapel Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 367659 

St Peter's Church
The Coombe, Newlyn, Penzance   Phone: 01736 362678 

St Pol de Leon
Paul, Penzance   Phone: 01736 367863 

St Thomas's Church
Heamoor, Penzance   Phone: 01736 332437

Trintyy Methodist Church & The Centre Newlyn
Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Penzance   Phone: 01736 364707

Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen
Ship Institute, Newlyn, Penzance   Phone: 01736 363499

The Salvation Army
Queen Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 330090

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Alverton Community Primary School
Toltuff Crescent, Alverton, Penzance TR18 4QD  Phone: 01736 364087

The Bolitho School
Polwithen Road, Penzance TR18 4JR   Phone: 01736 363271

Gulval Community Primary School
School Lane, Gulval, Penzance TR18 3BJ  Phone: 01736 364747

Heamoor Community Primary School
Bosvenna Way, Heamoor, Penzance TR18 3JZ  Phone: 01736 364868

Humphry Davy School
Coombe Road, Penzance TR18 2TG   Phone: 01736 363559

Link Into Learning - Penzance
Penlee Centre, Penlee Park, Penzance TR18 4HE  Phone: 01736 330999 

Mounts Bay School and Community Sports College
Boscathnoe Lane, Penzance TR18 3JT   Phone: 01736 363240 

Mousehole Community Primary School
Mousehole, Penzance TR19 6QQ  Phone: 01736 731427 

Nancealverne School
Madron Road, Penzance TR20 8TP   Phone: 01736 365039 

Newlyn School
Carne Road, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5QA  Phone: 01736 363509 

Pensans Community Primary Schools
Madron Road, Penzance TR20 8UH   Phone: 01736 363627

Penwith College
St Clare, Penzance   Phone: 01736 335000

St Mary's Catholic School
Peverell Road, Penzance TR18 2AT   Phone: 01736 364385

St Mary's CE Primary School
Redinnick Place, Penzance TR18 4HP   Phone: 01736 363009 

Note  The Local Education Authority is Cornwall Council


The Alverton Practice
7 Alverton Terrace, Penzance TR18 4JH  Phone: 01736 363741

Arthritis Research Campaign
Phone: 01736 361393 

Cornwall Disability Forum
Phone: 01736 360068 

Mind - Penwith & Kerrier Association
Phone: 01736 369201 

Morrab Surgery
2 Morrab Road, Penzance TR18 4EL   Phone: 01736 363866

Multiple Sclerosis Society - West Cornwall Branch
Phone: 01736 362281 

Health Promotion Service
Integrated Lifestyle Officer, Health Promotion Service, Kernow Building,Wilson Way, Pool, Redruth, Cornwall, TR15 3QE
01209 310062

Parkinson's Disease Society - Penzance Branch
Porthia House, Trewithen Road, Penzance TR18 4LS   Phone: 01736 367800 

Penalverne Surgery
Penalverne Drive, Penzance TR18 2RE   Phone: 01736 363361

Pengarth Day Centre
Morrab Gardens, Penzance   Phone: 01736 364307

Penwith Dementia Carers Group
Phone: 01736 364307 

Penzance Health Office
Bellair, Alverton Road, Penzance TR18 4TA   Phone: 01736 575500

Poltair Community Hospital
Heamoor, Penzance TR20 8SR   Phone: 01736 575570

Rosmellyn Surgery
Alverton Terrace, Penzance TR18 4JH   Phone: 01736 330909 

Royal Cornwall Hospital
Treliske, Truro TR1 3LJ   Phone: 01872 250000

St Mary's Haven Day Care Centre And Residential Home
St Mary's Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 369462

Sunnyside Surgery
Hawkins Road, Penzance TR18 4LT   Phone: 01736 363340 

West Cornwall Hospital
St Clare, Penzance TR18 2PF   Phone: 01736 874000 

Local authority, government and related organisations

Cornwall Council
County Hall, Treyew Road, Truro TR1 3AY     Phone: 0300 1234 100

Government Office for the South West
2 Rivergate, Temple Quay, Bristol BS1 6EH     Phone: 0117 900 1700

South West Regional Assembly
Now abolished. Website contains archive of information.

South West of England Regional Development Agency
Sterling House, Dix's Field, Exeter EX1 1QA     Phone: 01392 214747 

Objective One Partnership for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly
Castle House, Hydar Street, Truro TR1 2UD     Phone: 01872 241379

Cornish Key Partnership
The Lerryn Building, Old County Hall, Truro TR1 3AY     Phone: 01872 323232
A portal web site accessing information provided by a partnership of Cornish local authorities

National Association of Local Councils
109 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LD     Phone: 020 7637 1865


Gulval Cricket Club
Phone: 01736 361858 

Mount's Bay Angling Society
The Bath Inn, Cornwall Terrace, Penzance   Phone: 01736 351414

Mount's Bay Sailing Club
Godolphin Steps, Marazion,   Phone: 01736 710620 

Mousehole Football Club
Phone: 01736 731518 

Newlyn Non Athletico Football Club

Paul Cricket Club
Phone: 01736 731249

Penlee Bowling Club
New Road, Newlyn, Penzance 

Penlee Judo Club
Phone: 01736 368437 

Cornish Pirates Rugby Football Club
Westholme, Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LY   Phone: 01736 331961

Penzance Association Football Club
The Clubhouse, Alexandra Place, Penzance   Phone: 01736 361964 

Penzance Bowling Club
1 Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4RL   Phone: 01736 351165 

Penzance Canoe Club
The Club House, Albert Pier, Penzance TR18 2LL   Phone: 01736 367156 

Penzance Cricket Club
St Clare Street, Penzance TR18 3DX  Phone: 01736 362960

Penzance Diving Club
Albert Pier, Penzance TR18 2LL   Phone: 01736 365226 

Penzance Hockey Club
The Astro Park, St Clare, Penzance TR18 3DX  Phone: 01736 331663

Penzance Leisure Centre
St Clare, Penzance TR18 3QW  Phone: 01736 874744 

Penzance Sailing Club
Albert Pier, Penzance TR18 2LL  Phone: 01736 364989

Penzance Swimming Association and Water Polo Club
Penzance Leisure Centre, Penzance TR18 3QW 

Penzance Tennis Club
Penlee Park , Penzance TR18 4HE  Phone: 01736 367627

Penzance Wheelers
Phone: 01736 763851

Other voluntary organisations

Air Training Corps - 626 ( Penzance ) Squadron
Phone: 01736 788810 

Bagas an Mesan Pensans - Penzance Acorn's Woodcraft Folk
Phone: 01736 711378   For 7-13 year olds

Cornwall Army Cadet Force - Penzance Detachment
Chyandour Barracks, Penzance   Phone: 01208 73183

Girlguiding UK
For local contact details freephone 0800 1695901 or email

Mount's Bay Lugger Association
Phone: 01736 710177

Mount's Bay Rotary Club
Phone: 01736 362072 

Penwith National Trust Association
Phone: 01736 365861 

Penzance Community Flora Group
Fiona Thomas-Lambourn, Chynoweth, Lesingey Lane, Tremethick Cross, Penzance. TR20 8UE

Penzance and District Tourism Association
Arnaud Reutsch, c/o Blue Seas Hotel, Regent Terrace, tel. 01736 364744

Penzance Bridge Club
Secretary: Raymond Bliss   Phone: 01736 756996

Penzance Chamber of Commerce
Dick Cliffe, Chairman, Elmsdale,Alexandra Road,Penzance,Cornwall TR18 4LZ
Phone: 01736 331734 E-mail

Penzance Harbour Users' Association

Penzance Model Yacht Club
Phone: 01736 369291

Penzance Old Cornwall Society
Phone: 01736 364639 

Penzance Women's Institute
Phone: 01736 364829

Penzance-Concarneau Twinning Association
Bryan Marshall, tel. 01736 361189

Penzance/Madron Scout Group
GSL: Jeremy Rowe   Phone: 01736 363982

Penzance/Newlyn Scout Group
GSL: Anne-Marie Nicholas   Phone: 01736 360580

The Rotary Club of Penzance
Hon Secretary: Mr Ken Latham   Phone: 01736 754078

Royal Air Forces Association - Penzance Branch
Phone: 01736 364756

Royal British Legion - Penzance Branch
Bread Street, Penzance   Phone: 01736 364853

Royal National Lifeboat Institution - Penzance
c/o Harbour Office, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5HW  
Phone: 01736 361017/362523 

Royal Naval Association - Penzance Branch
Phone: 01736 350325

West Cornwall Conservation Volunteers
Mr Jonathan Jose, 19 York Street , Penzance TR18 2PW   Phone: 01736 330542 

West Cornwall Footpath Preservation Society
Daphne Cornell 01736 362 724

Women's Royal Voluntary Service
Project Office, 1 Trendeal Gardens, Penzance TR18 2QD   Phone: 01736 36216

Other useful contact details

Breadline Centre
Bread Street, Penzance TR18 2EG   Phone: 01736 366767 

Cornwall Bat Helpline
Phone: 01736 365687 

HMS Penzance

Penwith Citizens Advice Bureau
St John's Hall, Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QR   Phone: 01736 332774

Penwith Credit Union
St John's Hall, Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QR   Phone: 01736 366200

Penwith Housing Association
67 Morrab Road, Penzance TR18 2QJ   Phone: 01736 331799 

Penwith Volunteer Bureau
Sue Guard, 1 Trendeal Gardens, Clarence Street, Penzance TR18 2QD  
Phone: 01736 330988 

Penzance Jobcentre Plus
Branwell House, Clarence Street, Penzance TR18 2NU   Phone: 01736 334400

Penzance Police Station
Penalverne Drive, Penzance TR18 2NS   Phone: 08452 777444 

Penzance YMCA
International House, Alverton Road, Penzance TR18 4TE   Phone: 01736 365016 

Penzance Youth Hostel (YHA)
Castle Horneck, Alverton, Penzance TR20 8TF  Phone: 01736 362666 

Sure Start Chy Carn
Trereife Park, Penzance TR20 8TJ  Phone: 01736 350100

Sure Start Lescudjack
Penmere Close, Penzance TR18 3PE  Phone: 01736 334850

Victim Support Penwith
Penzance Police Station, Penalverne Drive, Penzance TR18 2NS  
Phone: 01736 356234

West Cornwall Women's Aid
PO Box 94, Penzance TR18 2XP   Phone: 01736 332711


Additions and amendments
Please contact the Town Clerk if you wish to propose an addition to the above list or if you have found an error in current data