Saving our seas, a paddle adventure with a difference

Heather Rowan-RobinsonCommunity

On the 31st June we embarked on a Standup Paddle adventure with a difference. Inspired by the Volvo Ocean Race and their sustainability message we decided to get ‘on board’ and do our bit to help turn the tide on plastic. Its Fun, Fitness, Social all rolled into one! Joining forces with Puravida Boardriders and Sup South Wales paddleboarding club … Read More

Free Penarth music festival on the look-out for sponsors

John DaviesBusiness, Community, Culture

Free Penarth music festival on the look-out for sponsors Penarth’s Music in the Park, organised by Friends of Belle Vue is one of the highlights of the town’s cultural calendar. Last year over 2,000 attendees enjoyed an afternoon of free music in the sun. It’s a family-friendly event (no alcohol and plenty of fun for children) so lots of families … Read More

10 free things to do this summer

John DaviesCommunity

10 free things to do this summer The best things in life are free, so here at Penarth View we’ve scoured the streets of South Wales to find the best free treats for summer’18! 1. TAFWYL – Tafwyl is a Welsh language music festival held in the heart of the capital. Cardiff castle plays host to this 2-day celebration of … Read More

The Spirit of Penarth: The Fantastic Work of the RNLI

John DaviesCommunity

Starting back in 1861 and reopened in 1980, Penarth’s RNLI lifeboat station has a rich history, attracting locals who volunteer and support the vital service for the community and those who need help at sea. With over 30 volunteers currently making up the crew and support staff that run the station, we had the chance to meet some of the … Read More

Turn the Tide on Plastic

John DaviesBusiness, Community

Penarth’s businesses get behind an international Turn The Tide on Plastic campaign on a local level. Embracing the war on single-use plastic and promoting sustainable practices, we met some of Penarth’s business owners who are getting behind the message. With the combined quest for #CleanSeas, Dee Caffari and the Volvo Ocean Race crew Turn the Tide on Plastic aim to … Read More