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27 Nov 2015

Padstow prepares for four day winter festival

Final preparations are under way for the eighth annual Padstow Christmas Festival, which takes place from Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 December 2015. The free-to-attend event, which was awarded tourism event of the year in this year’s Cornwall Tourism Awards, has become the largest food festival in Cornwall. 45,000 visitors are anticipated over the four… Read more

26 Nov 2015
Steven Haywood

Christmas weekends: meet Santa, free gift

Themed Christmas weekends at Cornwall’s Crealy Great Adventure Park begin with Santa’s Story Time on Saturday 5 December and Sunday 6 December. Children are invited to join Father Christmas in his grotto in the heated Dragon’s Kingdom indoor play area, hear a festive story, and receive a free gift as part of the standard winter… Read more

25 Nov 2015

Design tech start up creates new adventure challenge for teenagers

With more clinically obese teens in the UK than ever before*, a UK start up is combining our heritage of adventure sports with gaming to get the millennial generation active. Available from November 2015, Morphus: The Eternal Adventure™ is a new traversing challenge designed for young people, where they can congregate, compete and progress over time… Read more

24 Nov 2015

Festivities commence at Three Cheers pubs

Three Cheers Pub Co. have launched their new winter food and drinks menus at their seven south London pubs, all of which will be available from today until the end of December. The seasonal set menus are specific to each pub, but all feature festive classics alongside some more unexpected additions. Highlights include rum-cured gravadlax… Read more

23 Nov 2015
Confit of duck credit David Loftus - 2000

Fifteen Cornwall’s seasonal lunch offer extended in the run up to Christmas

Due to popular demand, Fifteen Cornwall has extended its seasonal £24 lunch offer into December. It will be available from Monday to Saturday until the week before Christmas. The winter £24 lunch offer will run six days a week, from Monday 30 November to Friday 18 December inclusive. Guests can enjoy three courses of fantastic,… Read more

16 Nov 2015

Polzeath development on target for 2016 completion

The £4 million redevelopment of Atlantic House in Polzeath, the popular local institution dating back to the Victorian era, is on target for completion in late summer 2016. Following extensive groundwork on the foundations, erection of the steel frame for the apartment, hotel and restaurant complex began on 9 November. This phase of construction has a completion… Read more

13 Nov 2015

Gold at Cornwall Tourism Awards for two Barefoot clients

The Olde House and Padstow Christmas Festival have been awarded Gold at the 2015/16 Cornwall Tourism Awards. At a ceremony in Newquay on Thursday 12 November, The Olde House won Gold in the category of Holiday Resort & Large Self Catering of the Year. Padstow Christmas Festival took home Gold for Tourism Event of the Year. Now… Read more

12 Nov 2015

Three weeks to go until Padstow Christmas Festival

Next month Padstow welcomes star chefs and visitors from across Cornwall and the UK to celebrate the start of the Christmas festivities. Now in its eighth year, the free-to-attend Padstow Christmas Festival takes place from Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 December. The festival has become one of the biggest food events in Cornwall, with 45,000… Read more

10 Nov 2015
Chris Campkin

Fifteen Cornwall announces Winter Fayre line up

Later this month, Fifteen Cornwall’s Winter Fayre will put a new generation of Cornwall’s chefs centre stage. The free to attend event, which is sponsored by Great Western Railway, takes place on Saturday 28 November from 9.30am to 3.30pm in the Extreme Academy car park at Watergate Bay, and will include chef demos, food producer stalls… Read more

05 Nov 2015

New sweet treats from Buttermilk

Cornwall-based confectionery company Buttermilk has launched a new e-commerce website in conjunction with new look branding and products. The forward-thinking family-run business, which expanded this year into new, bigger premises, undertook consumer, customer and trend research leading to a new look across its range. They also responded to demand from customers who wanted to be… Read more