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Cornwall festival of feasting to appear on BBC1’s Countryfile
An organic farm near Truro will appear on BBC1’s Countryfile following a successful feasting event earlier this month.
Success for Padstow Christmas Festival
Thousands of food lovers and Christmas shoppers braved gale-force winds and wintery weather at the weekend to visit the annual Padstow Christmas Festival.
Weekend lambing breaks at Cornish farmstay
Calling all tractor fanatics and animal lovers – a working farm in north Cornwall is inviting aspiring young farmers to experience farming life for a weekend during the early lambing season.
The Princess Victoria re-opens
Following a sudden closure, former gin palace The Princess Victoria in Shepherd’s Bush has been given a new lease of life thanks to the award-winning Three Cheers Pub Co.
Experience Cornwall’s Poldark country with a self-guided cycle tour
As the hit BBC One drama Poldark begins filming for its fourth series, a Cornish cycling holiday operator has launched a new tour taking in many of the stunning filming locations on the Cornish coastline.
The Halloween Masked Ball
The Halloween Masked Ball returns to its nefarious nocturnal haunt at Los Flambardos, Helston, on Saturday October 28, for another chapter of devilish hedonism, this time taking its cue from the seven deadly sins.
Cornish hotel wins Good Hotel Guide award
A boutique hotel on the north Cornwall coast has been awarded a Good Hotel Guide Editor’s Choice award for 2018.
Four Silver Stars awarded by the AA for Cornish hotel
The Alverton Hotel in Truro has been recognised for its high quality offering by the AA.
New management company appointed by Cumbrian hotel
A four star hotel in the village of Wetheral, near Carlisle, has appointed specialist hotel management company Providence Hospitality to run the 51 bedroom property.
Award wins for Barefoot
We were awarded gold for Regional Campaign of the Year, and silver for Best Use of Media Relations at the black tie ceremony in Bristol in November.
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 James Ram
The Princess Victoria in Shepherd's Bush, London. Lisa Linder
 James Ram
A Superior bedroom at The Beach at Bude Elliott White
 The Crown Hotel
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16 Jun 2016

Summer comedy in Kennington

Thursday, 16 June sees the start of the brilliant Always Be Comedy summer season at The Tommyfield in Kennington, South London. For six funny weeks, the UK’s best stand ups will be showcasing their sell-out autumn tours or previewing their Edinburgh Festival shows, every Thursday, from 8pm in the upstairs Master Room. Shows are two… Read more

13 Jun 2016
A performance from The Miracle Theatre on Carlyon Beach, Cornwall Charlotte Parslow

Open-air theatre comes to Cornish beach

A beach on the south coast of Cornwall is set to host two open-air theatrical productions this summer, with renowned Cornish theatre groups performing on stages built directly on the sand. The first production on Carlyon Beach, near St Austell, will take place from 22 to 24 July, with Rogue Theatre performing their Deep Blue… Read more

10 Jun 2016
Richard Massey, head chef at The Old Quay House Hotel, Fowey, Cornwall. The Old Quay House Hotel

Fowey boutique hotel appoints new head chef

Cornish boutique hotel The Old Quay House has welcomed a new head chef to the team. Richard Massey has recently moved to Cornwall from Scotland, where he was head chef at Ullinish Country Lodge on the Isle of Skye for three years.  He began his career in the kitchen at the age of 16, and… Read more

01 Jun 2016

Cornish confectionery company the most awarded in the South West

Artisan confectioner Buttermilk has been awarded five Taste of the West Awards this year, more than any other producer in its category. Bodmin-based Buttermilk was awarded gold for its Chocolate Coated Almond Brittle, and four awards for its fudge, including a silver for Luxury Chocolate Fudge and highly commended for Smooth Clotted Cream, Luxury Caramel… Read more

31 May 2016

Change of ownership for boutique hotel and wedding venue

A coastal hotel and wedding venue on Cornwall’s Roseland Peninsula has been purchased by a South African private equity fund. The Rosevine, near Portscatho, is the second acquisition in the UK hospitality market by the Fairtree Hospitality Private Equity Fund. The group purchased Fowey boutique hotel, The Old Quay House in September 2015. The property will be managed… Read more

27 May 2016
Sean Gee

Details revealed for Cornish beach banquets

Carlyon Beach, on the south coast of Cornwall, will be collaborating with local and national chefs to deliver two beach banquets this summer, prepared and served right on the water’s edge. The first banquet, taking place from 5pm on Saturday 9 July, will be created by Glynn Wellington, head chef at The Globe restaurant in… Read more

25 May 2016
Daniel Bristow

A revamp for West Dulwich beer garden

The garden at south London pub The Rosendale has seen a recent renovation in time for the spring bank holiday. The handsome West Dulwich pub is one of seven sites owned by Three Cheers Pub Co, which was set up in 2003 by childhood friends Tom Peake, Mark Reynolds and Nick Fox. Beer Garden Co.’s… Read more

20 May 2016
A frisbee on Carlyon Beach Barefoot Media

Frisbee golf arrives at Carlyon Beach

The UK’s only permanent beach-based Frisbee golf course will be opening at Carlyon Beach, near St Austell, on Saturday 28 May 2016, with a free to attend, family-friendly launch party. Live music will accompany two tournaments taking place during the day: one for under-18s in the morning, and an adults’ tournament in the afternoon. Frisbee… Read more

11 May 2016

Surf and cycle activity breaks at Cornish farmstay

A Cornish farmstay has launched a new weekend package combining cycling with water sports. The offer includes two nights accommodation in one of the 30 cottages at The Olde House and a choice of activities over two days from £96.00 per person*. Cycle the Camel Trail on day one; then choose from adrenalin fuelled water… Read more