In Darker Times, We Pull Together

Katherine PeachCommunity, Featured

“The greatest measure of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” Coretta Scott King What strange times we live in? Our generation is facing was has been described as the biggest social change since World War 2. That thought, in itself, is terrifying. The things we’ve all experienced over the last few weeks is … Read More

5 Apps to Keep you Connected to Loved Ones

Katherine PeachCommunity

During this time it can be hard to keep connected to your loved ones. It can be hard not to feel isolated or lonely. We must try and keep normality as best as we can, so here at Penarth View we’ve collaborated a list of apps to help you stay connected. Social media Social media, although it does have it’s … Read More

Town Council announce cancellation of Summer Festival and Downhill Derby

John DaviesCommunity, Events, Featured

Penarth Town Council is sorry to announce the cancellation of this year’s Penarth Summer Festival and Downhill Derby.  Following official government advice both national and local, and the unprecedented uncertainty stretching ahead, we feel we have no choice but to take this action. The Festival and much-loved Downhill Derby will return in 2021. As the situation in July is uncertain, … Read More

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

Bad Habits

Katherine PeachCommunity, Featured, Wellbeing

–Words by Katherine Peach Spring has sprung and is anyone still begrudgingly clinging to their New Year resolutions? This is the season of reflection and preparation, so take this time to ruminate and reevaluate, looking at those little habits that may be doing more harm than good. Media Not only is it a mindless source of entertainment, but they’re costing … Read More

Community Noticeboard

Katherine PeachCommunity, Featured

Here at Penarth View we are keeping you in the loop with this seasons short stories from the garden by the sea. Your Penarth RNLI station update Thankfully daylight hours are increasing as we shake off the winter blues and look forward to spring and summer at the station.  Whilst for many it has been a time for relaxation and … Read More

Penarth retailers rallying to support residents during Coronavirus outbreak

John DaviesBusiness, Business Articles, Community, Featured

Updated 24 March 2020. As you would expect, Penarth’s independent retailers are rallying together to support residents who need to self-isolate during the Coronavirus outbreak. It is true to say that this outbreak is sure to rock our independent retailers, so please make your you support them as best as you can. With more and more shops going over and … Read More

Walkies this way! Cardiff’s biggest dog walk is back this MAY

Katherine PeachCommunity, Pets

It’s the news dogs and their owners have been waiting for – as the mass celebration of dog walking, and pooches of all shapes and sizes, returns to Cardiff on Sunday 31 May TODAY is the day you can book your place for the waggiest dog walk around – as RSPCA Cymru announces the return of Big Walkies Live for … Read More

Penarth’s Downhill Derby 2020 open for entries!

John DaviesCommunity, Featured

Penarth’s wackiest event of the year is officially open for entries. The Downhill Derby, now in it’s 10th Year, will kick start the 2020 summer festival weekend taking place on the 11th and 12th of July at Penarth’s seafront. The event attracts thousands of spectators and entrants travel from far and wide to participate in the annual soapbox race Organisers … Read More