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River Cottage heads west to open festival of feasting
Chefs from the renowned cookery school will host one of three unique feasts at Nancarrow Farm, near Truro, on the opening night of the farm’s 1,000 Mouths festival which takes place from Thursday 5 to Sunday 8 October.
Line-up of top chefs unveiled for this year’s Padstow Christmas Festival
Food heroes Rick Stein, Paul Ainsworth and Nathan Outlaw will be flying the flag for Cornwall at this year’s 10th Padstow Christmas Festival.
Celebratory menu for Great Cornish Food Festival
A stylish Grade II listed hotel in Truro is to launch a celebratory menu to coincide with this year’s Great Cornish Food Festival.
Three Cheers Pub Co. announce ninth site
Tom Peake, Mark Reynolds and Nick Fox of Three Cheers Pub Co. are pleased to announce they will open their latest pub, The Princess Victoria in Shepherd’s Bush.
Buttermilk has announced 2017 Christmas range
The range will include their award-winning Mince Pie, Cranberry and Orange, and Irish Cream fudge, as well as some exciting new lines. The range was a sell out in 2016.
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.
Cancer survivor to lead Cornish coastal endurance feat
Four Bude men undertook e a gruelling fundraising challenge around the South West coastline earlier this month to raise money for two cancer charities.
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.
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 James Ram
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Buttermilk's Christmas baubles, which contain caramel seasalt fudge. Kingdom and Sparrow

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03 Aug 2017
The main stage at Leopallooza 2017. Phil Watson

Thousands party in north Cornwall for 11th Leopallooza Festival

Big name artists, breaking talent, and thousands of music fans partied at the 11th Leopallooza Festival this weekend. The three day event at The Wyldes near Bude, 28 to 30 July, was headlined by The Cribs, Maximo Park and Gabrielle Aplin, with over 100 artists playing across seven stages. Festival organiser and co-founder Sam Dunnett said: “What… Read more

02 Aug 2017

Winter breaks in Cornwall

A stylish Grade II listed hotel in Truro has launched details of its winter break offers. From 16 October 2017 to Thursday 29 March 2018, The Alverton is offering guests a bed and breakfast rate starting at £99. Prices include a one night stay for two people, a hearty breakfast and an added treat of a complimentary… Read more

24 Jul 2017
Fireworks celebrating ten years of Polo on the Beach. Lewis Harrison Pinder

Barefoot in the running for five industry awards

Cornish PR agency Barefoot has been shortlisted five times in the CIPR’s Pride Awards for their work on Padstow Christmas Festival and Aspall Polo on the Beach. The St Wenn agency is one of the most decorated in the South West, having won over a dozen industry awards since 2010, including eight gold and three silver awards in… Read more

14 Jul 2017
Buttermilk's Christmas baubles, which contain caramel seasalt fudge. Kingdom and Sparrow

Buttermilk add to their award-winning Christmas range

Innovative Cornish confectioner Buttermilk has announced its range of Christmas products for 2017. The range will include their award-winning Mince Pie, Cranberry and Orange, and Irish Cream fudge, as well as some exciting new lines. The range was a sell out in 2016. There is the introduction of a festive Gingerbread fudge, a dairy free… Read more

14 Jul 2017
Music fans relax in a woodland area at The Wyldes, north Cornwall. Rob Feather

An insider’s guide to Leopallooza 2017

Leopallooza Festival returns to north Cornwall for its 11th edition this month, 28 to 30 July. 

With over 100 acts playing across seven stages (including newly-announced special guests Sunset Sons), plentiful food and drink offerings, and entertainment for young and old, here is an insider’s guide of what not to miss. A chance to see… Read more

11 Jul 2017

Chef line up announced for 1,000 Mouths

The chef line up has been confirmed for a four day festival of feasts taking place in Cornwall this autumn. Leading chefs James Knappett, Ben Tish, Gill Meller and Andy Appleton will be joined by teams from River Cottage, Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall and Hawksmoor at Nancarrow Farm near Truro for “1,000 Mouths”. Taking place… Read more

29 Jun 2017
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The Avalon and The Latchmere launch bottomless brunch

Saturdays just got spectacular. Starting on 1st July, south London’s favourite boutique pubs, the majestic Avalon in Clapham and the beautiful Latchmere in Battersea will now be serving brunch. Better still, brunch can be made ‘boozy’ and ‘bottomless’ for an additional £20. Between 11am and 5pm, order one main course and enjoy free flowing prosecco or… Read more

26 Jun 2017

Summer ball to celebrate Padstow Christmas Festival’s 10th birthday

Tickets go on sale this week for a special ball to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Padstow’s annual Christmas festival. Set against the backdrop of Padstow’s picturesque harbour, the four-day festival is one of the largest of its kind, attracting chefs from across the country and playing host to the best food, drink and craft… Read more

23 Jun 2017

Award-winning PR agency celebrates 15th birthday

A multi award-winning PR and marketing agency in Cornwall celebrates its 15th birthday this month. Barefoot Media, which is based at St Wenn, south west of Wadebridge, was formed in 2002 by former journalist Jim Michell and currently employs seven staff. The agency specialises in content-led multimedia campaigns for clients involved in food and drink,… Read more

16 Jun 2017
Maximo Park will headline Leopallooza Festival on Saturday 29 July 2017.

Maximo Park join headliners at Cornish festival

Indie four piece Maximo Park will join The Cribs and Gabrielle Aplin as a headliner at Cornwall’s Leopallooza Festival this summer, 28-30 July 2017. Maximo Park, who will headline the Saturday night at the festival, formed in Newcastle in 2000 and have since released six albums, two of which went gold. The band’s debut record… Read more