A Penzance based painting and decorating student has won third prize in the UK Final of the Johnstone’s Young Painter of the Year competition. Penwith College student Tom Nowells from Heamore, Penzance competed in the Johnstones Young Painter of the Year Finals held in the Ricoh stadium in Coventry as part of the National Painting & Decorating Show. Alongside seven other finalist students who had all won their regional heats, Tom showcased his work on the Johnstones paint stand.
12 lifestyle and furniture retail workers in Truro have been working day and night to develop their skills. Independent lifestyle and furniture business Uneeka (Truro) recently took its commitment to staff development to a new level, setting up a bespoke Retail Skills programme for twelve members of staff from Uneeka Life, Home and Café businesses.