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Former policeman, Michael Wierenga, has started Jim’s Mowing West Cornwall. Based in Helston, Michael is now serving the towns, villages and cities in South-West Cornwall.
Before starting up his Jim’s Mowing franchise Michael spent 18 years in the police service based in London and Reading before moving with his wife to live in Cornwall and complete a desired lifestyle change. Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Michael has seen Jim’s mowing at work in two countries and is proud to be part of the Jim’s Mowing Franchise in the UK.
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Kelly's Directory of Cornwall 1893
With much talk of late regarding the demise of traditional local retailers in town centres this fascinating extract from Kelly's Directory of Cornwall 1893 offers a real flavour of a bustling town centre. The extract is hosted by www.west-penwith.org.uk
(the commercial section is half way down the linked page). Butchers, bakers, candlestick makers, saddlers, costumiers, milliners and pawnbrokers of Penzance commercial centre in 1893.
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