Meet the Maker: Emily Van Keogn of Boo Brolly

Katherine PeachBusiness, Community, Featured

Here to shine a light on the home-based ventures in Penarth, this issue we speak to Emily Van Keogh from Boo Brolly. What is the inspirations behind the craft? Where do you get your inspiration from? I love design, so I relish is spending time (maybe too much time!) browsing different design channels on Instagram; from home to fashion, to … Read More

A new community urban oasis

John DaviesBusiness, Business Snippets

The Clock Yard team are working behind the scenes to design and develop a community urban oasis behind Rowley’s the Jewellers on Glebe Street. The team will soon make a call-out for materials like decking or doors to build fences, benches and planters. So if you’re renovating, let you know! Rowley’s are also taking a leap into 2020 putting ecologically … Read More

Eden Landscape Centre new expansion

John DaviesBusiness, Business Snippets

Eden Landscape Centre in Wenvoe has expanded its building range, and launched a new Lugarde and Woodpro garden building collection, now on display at their redeveloped showsite, ready for this spring. The Lugarde and Woodpro collection offers a wide range of bespoke garden buildings that are a practical and attractive way to add extra space to any home. From man … Read More

Vale Resort’s Gin Distillery

John DaviesBusiness, Business Snippets

If you’re looking try try something a little different, keep an eye out for the opening of the Vale Resort’s Gin Distillery opening on 26 March Set in the basement of Hensol Castle, visitors will be able to distil, bottle and take home their very own bespoke bottle of gin, made to their own specific taste in the gin school. … Read More

Be the best version of you, with Stifyn Parri

John DaviesBusiness, Business Snippets

Be the best version of you. Stifyn Parri offers one-to-one and group sessions, seminars and workshops to help boost self-confidence, motivation, dealing with nerves, executing a pitch, interview technique, presentation skills, performance, public speaking, audition technique, media training and developing your ‘inner entrepreneur’. Contact Stifyn on stifyn@mrproducer.co.uk or 07970 938 906

Paws of the Vale new Spring Service

John DaviesBusiness, Business Snippets

Barking mad? Absolutely not! Paws of the Vale are launching a new service this spring. Their dog champion service means that your canine buddy can be with you on your wedding day. Gemma and the team will tailor their dog walking and sitting services to make sure your beloved pet dog can get in on all the action0 and keep … Read More

Willmore’s 1938 Third Birthday

John DaviesBusiness Snippets

Three is the magic number Willmore’s 1938 have recently celebrated their third birthday. Matt and Charlotte would like to thank everybody who have supported them over the years, and look forward to welcoming you through their doors again. Look out for their famous Sunday lunches and special pop-up evenings!

Smile Studio

John DaviesBusiness Snippets

Smile Studio Penarth are excited to welcome two new dentists, Verity and Tom, to the practice team. Between them, they bring a wealth of experience in oral surgery, and cosmetic and general dentistry. Head online to www.penarthview.co.uk to find out more about them both in our exclusive interviews.

Local business awards

John DaviesBusiness Snippets

Penarth buinesses also make a feature in other awards ceremonies! Griffin Books are also delighted to have reached the regional shortlist for Independent Bookshop of the Year in this year’s Nibbies! In the third Welsh Wedding Awards, Janet White-Ashby & Co won Freelance Wedding Hair & Makeup Specialist of the Year and Andrea’s Flower Boutique won Florist of the Year … Read More

Cardiff Life Awards

John DaviesBusiness, Business Snippets

Congratulations to the following Penarth businesses who, in February, were shortlisted in the Cardiff Life Awards. Good luck to them in the finals! Lucky businesses were: Snowcat Cinema, Genero, The Crêpe Escape, Penarth Town Council, Penarth Physiotherapy Practice & Pilates Studio, Chalkhouse Kitchens, Quality Solicitors J A Hughes, Holm House Restaurant, Keyif, and Restaurant James Sommerin.