Local News – July 2020

The Black Tor passenger ferry which runs from Padstow to Rock started operating again on Monday 6th July. There will be restrictions so please be patient. Face coverings are mandatory and contactless single payments only.  https://www.padstow-harbour.co.uk/phc_ferry.html

Padstow Lifeboat Station at Mother Ivey’s remains closed to the public. https://rnli.org/find-my-nearest/lifeboat-stations/padstow-lifeboat-station

No date as yet for the Rock Water Taxi (the evenings only boat to Rock) . https://www.rock-watertaxi.co.uk/

The Lobster Hatchery plan to open in mid July but a date is not been confirmed. https://www.nationallobsterhatchery.co.uk

Prideaux Place will not be opening this year. https://prideauxplace.co.uk

Padstow Speedboat Trips open on Mon 6th July. See Facebook for more information. 

Padstow Sea Safaris started operating on Monday July 6th. Book from the kiosk on North Quay.  https://www.padstowsealifesafaris.co.uk/

Padstow TIC opened again on Monday 6th July initially for 4 days a week from 10am – 2pm which will be monitored and extended accordingly.    https://padstowlive.com/padstow-tic/

St Petroc’s Church, Padstow is now open for private prayer. Tues and Fri mornings from 9am – 12 noon. https://padstowparishchurch.org.uk/

The Black Tor passenger ferry which runs from Padstow to Rock started operating again on Monday 6th July.  https://www.padstow-harbour.co.uk/phc_ferry.html

The Jubilee Queen started running trips on Saturday 4th July. 2 trips per day to start with a capacity of 65 people and you can find more information on their website. Booking Office on North Quay open 10am – 5pm.     https://www.jubileequeen.net/

Padstow Town Council has published an updated response to the Covid-19 situation and the information includes the following:  The Railway toilets are open in the car park by Station House. Open 7 days a week from 10am – 4pm but will be closed at 2pm on quieter days (as determined by the volume of public). Open in Padstow: Lawns Tennis Courts and Goal Posts at Wheal Jubilee Parc, Padstow Sk8 (skatepark). Closed: The Lawns Play area. Open Spaces: The Council’s open spaces which include Stile Field, Plantation, Spritty Meadow and Wheal Jubilee Parc continue to remain open. More here: https://padstow-tc.gov.uk/covid-19/town-council-response/?fbclid=IwAR2ixmkJfJ_fWFbLYU_glEJrCxXT5GQQbrbC8OXm84zucf3Y7jsXUdyA6r8

Padstow Cycle Hire re-opened on Friday 19th June – more details to follow.  https://www.padstowcyclehire.com

The Padstow Bookshop re-opened on Monday 16th June from 11am – 4pm, 7 days a week. https://padstowbookseller.co.uk

NB See our Food and Drink pages for Restaurant re-opening etc.