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  Penwith - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Penwith (Cornish: Penwyth) is a local government district in Cornwall, UK.
Tourism plays a major part in Penwith's economy, which was hit by the decline of the mining and fishing industries, which led to Penwith's listing as an Objective 1 area by the European Social Fund.
West Penwith is an Environmentally Sensitive Area of 90 square kilometres.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Penwith   (244 words)

  
 Penwith District Council
Penwith District Council is considering plans from Parkwood PFI Leisure to build a £6m leisure centre in Penzance by the end of 2004.
Penwith District Council is to consider plans from MDL Developments for the £57m transformation of Newlyn quarry into a marina, including a luxury hotel and holiday villas.
Penwith District Council is considering plans for a £5.5m swimming pool and leisure centre in Penzance, and is expected to approach the private sector for funding.
www.ukbusinesspark.co.uk /pel41431.htm   (158 words)

  
 Directory - Regional: Europe: United Kingdom: England: Cornwall: Penwith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Penwith is a local authority area in the South West of Cornwall.
Penwith Healthy Living Network  · Building partnerships to promote healthy living and to reduce health inequality in the area.
Penwith National Statistics  · cached · Details from the UK 2001 Census for the area.
www.incywincy.com /default?p=937695   (299 words)

  
 Penwith District Council - Councils Unite to Back the Leach Pottery Project
Penwith District Council, acting as lead applicant and accountable body would like to thank the County for their support, as well as that of St. Ives Town Council, Creative Kernow, Cornwall Enterprise and the wide range of bodies and individuals who form the Leach Pottery Advisory Group.
Jim McKenna, Chief Executive of Penwith District Council said: "This is a really exciting and timely project for St. Ives, with the potential not only to attract a new audience to the town, but to provide quality training opportunities and employment, creating a flagship for the Creative Industries in Cornwall".
Penwith District Council and Cornwall County Council have agreed to purchase a 12 month option on the Leach Pottery to allow sufficient time for us to put together a funding package to purchase the site from the current owners.
www.penwith.gov.uk /index.cfm?articleid=8543   (641 words)

  
 the north inn, pub, b&b, food, camping in pendeen, penzance, penwith, cornwall, uk
this traditional cornish village pub is located in pendeen, west penwith, west cornwall and offers not only good bandb (bed and breakfast) accommodation, even for the disabled/handicapped people, but also real ale beers and good freshly cooked foods including sunday roast dinner.
there is also a simple camping site to the rear of the north inn with sea views and the coast and the cliffs of west penwith are nearby.
a real family pub in pendeen, penwith, west cornwall near golf courses and fishing which was voted camra (campaign for real ale) cornwall pub of the year for 2003.
www.thenorthinnpendeen.co.uk   (263 words)

  
 Re: Tonkin's of Penwith in Cornwall
Re: Tonkin's of Penwith in Cornwall Margaret (Peg or Maggie) Tonkin 3/16/03
Re: Tonkin's of Penwith in Cornwall Margaret (Peg or Maggie) Tonkin 3/18/03
Re: Tonkin's of Penwith in Cornwall Margaret (Peg or Maggie) Tonkin 3/20/03
genforum.genealogy.com /tonkin/messages/454.html   (212 words)

  
 NOVELL: UK & Ireland - Penwith College
Guy Guerandel, IT manager, Penwith College explains, "The College aims to be at the forefront of information technology in Further Education colleges in Britain.
Penwith College previously ran Windows 3.1 on diskless workstations and had developed its own version of the NC.
Penwith College, which already has its own intranet, running on Novell NetWare 4.11, will soon be participating in the Cygnet project, funded by the Government Office South West (GOSW).
www.novell.com /offices/emea/uk/news/press/penwith.html   (472 words)

  
 Penwith Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly through time | Local history overview for the District/Unitary Authority
Penwith is a District/Unitary Authority in the county of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, in England.
The boundaries of Penwith shown on 19th and 20th century maps.
Discover what other administrative units Penwith was related to, and how its names, boundaries changed.
www.visionofbritain.org.uk /GBH_match_page.jsp?ons=Penwith   (282 words)

  
 West Penwith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The West Penwith peninsula is the most westernly part of Britain, culminating in the Land's End cape.
It consists of a very open landscape formed by a chain of hills, the Penwith Moors, on the northern side and lower ground areas, mostly farmland, on its central and southern part.
The landscape has been formed by the particular geology and geographical position; the substrate is formed mainly by granite, and the strong and nearly constant westernly winds cause the virtual absence of trees and the abundance of heath and bracken.West Penwith is the area of Cornwall where the early presence of humans is more evident.
www.biodiversity.org.uk /ibs/envmath/resources/year3/env324/projects2002/Conticello/wpenwithpage.htm   (508 words)

  
 Penwith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Meanwhile back at Trowan, the only disappointment is that planners at Penwith council insist Mango must sell the completed properties to second-home buyers and...
The joint Kerrier and Penwith District Council bid was o­ne of o­nly 27 selected nationally to pilot an initiative under the government’s new Liveability...
Mr Shadrick told the GandA that the idea followed the success of a similar scheme in Penwith district, which had similar difficulties to that experienced by...
penwith.wikiverse.org   (148 words)

  
 Penwith District Council - Welcome to Penwith District Council
The special character of Penwith is inextricably linked to the traditions and activities of the people who live and work here.
Equally with the arrival of 'broadband', Penwith is now linked to the world at the touch of a button and provides a wonderful backdrop in which to set up your business and host your company's clients.
A by-election to fill the vacancy in the Hayle South Ward of Penwith District Council, caused by the resignation of Councillor Mrs S M J Oliver, will be held on Thursday 10th November 2005 between the hours of 8.00 a.m.
www.penwith.gov.uk   (471 words)

  
 Success Story - Penwith District Council   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Penwith employees' channel into greater productivity consists of 260 Sun Ray thin-client desktop appliances, which are a mixture of the 100 and 150 models.
The teams talked through Penwith's objectives and examined the Council's main building, with Sun consultants providing advice on issues ranging from power supplies and air conditioning for the servers, to user interface design, application configuration and network design, to IT operations and training.
Sun brought a level of expertise that Penwith sought, as well as an understanding of what needed to be done to prepare the Penwith IT staff to administer and maintain its new IT environment.
www.sun.com /service/about/success/recent/penwith.html   (2106 words)

  
 The Penwith Advertiser will be the first newspaper to be published by Penwith Media Ltd: Regional Journalism in the UK ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Penwith Advertiser will be the first newspaper to be published by Penwith Media Ltd: Regional Journalism in the UK on the Internet.
Penwith Media Ltd managing director Gavin Riley said the launch coincided with what is an exciting time for Penwith, with many regeneration projects now taking place in the area.
"Penwith is one of the poorer areas of Cornwall, but the cost of advertising still tends to be high and they aren't getting enough sales revenue back.
www.holdthefrontpage.co.uk /news/2003/10oct/031014pen.shtml   (306 words)

  
 Open Directory - Regional: Europe: United Kingdom: England: Cornwall: Penwith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Penwith Healthy Living Network - Building partnerships to promote healthy living and to reduce health inequality in the area.
Penwith National Statistics - Details from the UK 2001 Census for the area.
Penwith Parish Information - Where to find information on births, marriages and burials, by parish, for researchers into family history.
www.dmoz.org /Regional/Europe/United_Kingdom/England/Cornwall/Penwith   (348 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Penwith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A peninsula is a geographical formation consisting of an extension of land from a larger body, surrounded by water on three sides.
The El Chino Mine located near Silver City, New Mexico is an open-pit copper mine Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually (but not always) from an ore body, vein, or (coal) seam.
The term Romano-British describes the Romanised culture of Britain under the rule of the Roman Empire, when Roman and Christian culture had extensively entered into the life of the native Brythonic, Pictish and perhaps Gaelic -speaking peoples of Britain.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Penwith   (1770 words)

  
 Cornish History Marine and Tin Mining   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Penwith has been inhabited for thousands of years, and fortunately many ancient monuments have survived.
From the late Neolithic there are stones found in the district, such as Lanyon Quoit and stone circles from the later Bronze Age.There are the famous Merry Maidens and holed stones such as Men-an-Tol.
Tin has been mined in Penwith for centuries and continued up to the 1980s.
www.pznow.co.uk /historic1/historic.html   (235 words)

  
 Woodland burial or green burial ground, DIY funerals
Penwith Woodland Burial Place is located at Chyenhal in West Cornwall.
It is a peaceful place on a gentle hillside, with tranquil views of Cornish hills and church towers of west Penwith.
Choosing a woodland burial or green burial at Penwith offers you a chance to get back to nature and leave the world a better place.
www.petsandpeopletogetherforever.co.uk /pp_people.html   (917 words)

  
 International Civic Heraldry-United Kingdom PENWITH
At the base is the mural crown common to the arms of West Penwith and Penzance, in white, showing four merlons or battlements for the four authorities.
The crown is wreathed with ivy from the seal of St. Ives; in it is a hill from the West Penwith crest, referring to agriculture.
The Supporters are two Cornish coughs, seen in the County and West Penwith Crests; with their fl plumage and distinctive red beaks and legs they blend with the colouring of the shield.
www.ngw.nl /int/gbr/p/penwith.htm   (431 words)

  
 Ancestors and Related Families of Virginia L. Garber Owen - pafg147 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Jane Foss was born about 1790 in of St. Just in, Penwith, Cornwall, England.
Thomas Williams was born about 1790 in of St. Just in, Penwith, Cornwall, England.
John Thomas was born about 1804 in of St. Just in, Penwith, Cornwall, England.
myweb.cableone.net /kevinowen3/ginnygarberancestors/pafg147.htm   (641 words)

  
 Penwith Housing Association
Penwith Housing Association (PHA) was formed in May 1994 following a large scale voluntary transfer (LSVT) of the entire housing stock of Penwith District Council to PHA.
Although the major new developments have been concentrated in the Penwith district, the Association has received Housing Corporation and local authority grants and support to provide new social housing in Kerrier, Carrick, Restormel and North Cornwall districts.
Penwith Housing Association has a wholly-owned subsidiary, PHASE (Penwith Housing Association Audit Services External Limited) based in Exeter, which provides internal audit and related specialist services to a range of public sector organisations across the South West.
www.housingnet.co.uk /housingnet-html/Penwith_Housing_Association.html   (473 words)

  
 Ancestors and Related Families of Virginia L. Garber Owen - pafg146 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Ann Trezise was christened on 18 May 1667 in St. Just in, Penwith, Cornwall, England.
She was buried on 12 Apr 1707 in St. Just in, Penwith, Cornwall, England.
She was buried on 18 Mar 1826 in St. Just in, Penwith, Cornwall, England.
myweb.cableone.net /kevinowen3/ginnygarberancestors/pafg146.htm   (820 words)

  
 Penwith & Kerrier Interlink
Inter-link is the name given to the two networks in Penwith and Kerrier made up of mainly community and voluntary groups.
Any organisation or group in Penwith or Kerrier which provides services to communities.
Penwith and Kerrier Inter-Link is a network of over 800 community, voluntary groups, statutory agencies and individuals working together to improve the lives of people living in West Cornwall.
www.ccfv.co.uk /interlink.htm   (198 words)

  
 Penwith Housing Association
Penwith Housing Association aim to provide affordable housing and an excellent housing service for tenants and to work in partnership with the wider community.
Penwith Housing Association provide affordable rented housing for people in housing need, mainly in the West Cornwall district of Penwith but are increasingly expanding into other areas of Cornwall.
We are continually developing new homes across the county in response to identified housing need and work in partnership with the Housing Corporation, District Councils, tenants and local communities.
www.penwithha.com   (271 words)

  
 Penwith College - AoC SW - Association of Colleges South West
Penwith College is a fantastic place to pursue your studies.
Located by the sea in Penzance and overlooking St Michael's Mount in Mounts Bay the college offers a wide range of general and specialist academic and vocational courses in excellent accommodation with up to the minute resources.
Our highly qualified lecturers and specialist guidance and support team inspire and motivate our students to perform at an exceptionally high standard producing examination and course achievement rates, which place Penwith College among the very best colleges, not just in Cornwall, but in the rest of the country.
www.aocsouthwest.co.uk /college_27.php   (106 words)

  
 GENUKI: St Ives
St Ives are situated in the deanery and Hundred of Penwith.
The parish is bounded on the north by the Bristol Channel, on the east by St Ives Bay and Leylant, on the south by Lelant and Towednack, and on the west by Towednack and the sea.
Details of the 1891 census of St Ives is available on-line from the West Penwith Resources project.
www.genuki.org.uk /big/eng/Cornwall/StIves   (2524 words)

  
 The Penwith Peninsula
The distinct, thumb-like extension of the South West Peninsula is the region of Cornwall known as Penwith - end of the land.
Consisting mainly of hilly moorland skirted by ancient marine platforms, Penwith is famously edged by steep cliffs, rocky headlands and sandy beaches.
She gave up teaching to concentrate on painting the coastal landscapes of Penwith and the Isles of Scilly and is now a full time painter working from a studio in Penzance.
www.greatatlantic.co.uk /penwith   (1878 words)

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