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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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 David Griffen Photography
Buttermilk's Christmas baubles, which contain caramel seasalt fudge. Kingdom and Sparrow

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29 Nov 2011
Sam Morgan Moore

Quadruplet lambs born at The Olde House

Quadruplet lambs have been born on a North Cornwall farm for the first time in 20 years. The birth, which took place on Saturday, 26 November at 5.50pm, is a once in a generation occurrence on the 500 acre farm near Wadebridge. The Hawkey family at The Olde House in Chapel Amble, who operate a… Read more

03 Nov 2011
Sam Morgan Moore

Lambing live at Cornish farmstay holiday

Lambing is the busiest event in the farming calendar with 16 million lambs born in the UK every year, and this autumn a Cornish farmstay company are offering families the chance to witness lambing live. At the The Olde House in Chapel Amble, north Cornwall, guests staying in the 30 self-catering cottages can experience daily… Read more

18 Jul 2011
Tony Atkinson

Cornish holiday cottages plug in to solar power

A Cornish holiday company has taken a big step towards offering carbon-neutral holidays by installing a 242 kilowatt solar array which will directly power the business. All of the 30 self-catering cottages at The Olde House in Chapel Amble, 10 minutes from the popular North Cornwall beaches of Polzeath and Rock, will now be powered… Read more

16 May 2011
David Griffen

Double account wins for Cornish PR agency

A Cornish public relations company is celebrating after landing two high-profile account wins. St Wenn-based Barefoot Media have agreed contracts with TV chef Paul Ainsworth and the British Kite Surfing Association, the national governing body for kite-based sports. Starting in April, the company have been working to raise awareness of Padstow chef Paul Ainsworth’s participation… Read more

14 Jan 2011
James Ram

New road routes from Cornish Cycle Tours

Cycling enthusiasts can challenge themselves on three new road tours taking in one of the UK’s steepest hills. Developed by a Cornish cycling holiday specialist the new tours are aimed at the experienced cyclist and cover up to 78 miles (125 km) a day across tough terrain. The new routes also feature one of the… Read more

01 Nov 2010
Andre Regini

Public relations agency wins gold for polo

A Cornish public relations agency is celebrating after winning a respected industry award at a ceremony in Bristol on Friday, 29 October. Barefoot Media, based in St. Wenn near Wadebridge, scooped gold at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) PRide Awards with their “stunning campaign” for Polo on the Beach at Watergate Bay. Judged… Read more

21 Sep 2010
David Griffen

Public relations agency nominated for industry award

A Cornish public relations agency is celebrating after being nominated for a respected industry award.

Barefoot Media, based in St. Wenn near Wadebridge, has been shortlisted in the annual Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) PRide Awards for their work on Polo on the Beach at Watergate Bay.

29 Mar 2010
James Ram

Wheely good food: go gastro-cycling in Cornwall

Food and drink lovers can experience the taste of Cornwall without worrying about their waistline thanks to a specialist holiday operator. Cornish Cycle Tours offer an eight day self-guided cycling tour of Cornwall, taking in many of the county’s best known food destinations, from the best pasty shops to Rick Stein’s restaurants and classic Cornish… Read more

04 Jan 2010
James Ram

Three New Coastal Cornish Cycle Tours

Cornwall’s spectacular coastline is the focus for three new self-guided cycling tours from a specialist holiday operator. Cornish Cycle Tours has created two new routes for 2010: the seven day South Coast Tour visits many of Cornwall’s famous landmarks; while two versions of the Coast to Coast Tour link the tranquil south coast and spectacular… Read more

06 Apr 2009

Experience Cornwall’s mining heritage with Cornish Cycle Tours

A specialist cycling holiday company is offering pedal-powered tours through the heart of Cornwall’s World Heritage mining landscape. Cornish Cycle Tours operate a range of self-guided cycling holidays, linking coastal mine workings and museums with former mining routes and picturesque harbours. And with each night’s accommodation pre-booked and luggage transfers taken care of, cyclists are… Read more