Press Centre

Our press centre contains the latest news and media assets for our PR clients.

Head to the "Our Clients" section for press release archives, high resolution image libraries, media downloads and background information.

Latest Posts

03 May 2019
Young tenants of Ocean Housing enjoying canoeing at BF Adventure. Teresa Appleton

Young housing tenants treated to a day of adventure

Young tenants of Ocean Housing came together over the Easter holidays for a programme of activities funded by the leading Cornish social housing provider. St Austell-based Ocean Housing Group organised a day out for ten children, aged 10 to 15, at BF Adventure, where they took part in activities such as rafting and canoeing, working… Read more

02 May 2019
Ryan Mcfarlane – new creative director at Barefoot Media

Barefoot strengthens team with new creative director

Cornish PR and marketing agency Barefoot Media has strengthened its team with the appointment of a new creative director. Ryan Mcfarlane joins Barefoot having offered website design and development services for nearly 15 years, most recently as director of creative agency Liminal Design. The move to bring Ryan in-house means that Barefoot can add website… Read more

02 May 2019

Solving the housing crisis for the birds and the bees

Cornish property developer attracts wildlife to Crantock housing development. Award-winning Newquay property developer, Legacy Properties, has introduced measures to attract wildlife to its Halwyn Meadows development, a collection of 59 new homes currently under construction in the historic coastal village of Crantock in north Cornwall. Working with Perranporth-based design company Green&Blue, which creates eco-friendly products… Read more

30 Apr 2019
Talks and workshops announced for Porthilly Spirit

Talks and workshops confirmed for Porthilly Spirit

A carefully-curated programme of talks and workshops has been revealed for the inaugural Porthilly Spirit festival. Held on a secluded farm at the mouth of the Camel Estuary in north Cornwall between 24 and 26 May, Porthilly Spirit is an independent festival drawing together music, feasts, workshops, outdoor experiences and wellbeing. Those hosting talks and… Read more

29 Apr 2019
A selection of dishes available on the Taste of India course. James Ram

A Taste of India

Take the mystery out of Indian cooking on Saturday 4 May with a day’s cookery class at Truro School Cookery. A Taste of India is designed for people, whatever their cooking ability, to learn new skills in a social environment. It is part of a series of feast days from Truro School Cookery which are… Read more

18 Apr 2019
Tickets for feasts at Porthilly Spirit released

Feast details confirmed for new north Cornwall festival

The menus for two long-table feasts taking place at the inaugural Porthilly Spirit have been revealed, with tickets now on sale. Porthilly Spirit, 24 to 26 May 2019, is an independent festival of music, feasts, workshops, outdoor experiences and wellbeing, held on a farm at the mouth of the Camel Estuary in north Cornwall. Each… Read more

12 Apr 2019
The Great British Staycation

The Great British Staycation

The Headland Hotel and Spa in Cornwall has launched a new three night package – The Great British Staycation – designed to celebrate the best of Cornish. The staycation package includes a luxury three night stay for two in an elegant Ocean room with stunning sea views and a full Cornish breakfast each morning. A… Read more

12 Apr 2019

Packed schedule of family fun for new Cornish festival

Outdoor adventures, wild workshops and immersive theatre are just some of the family-friendly activities taking place at a new north Cornwall festival this May. Porthilly Spirit, 24 to 26 May 2019, is an independent festival of wellbeing, feasting, music and adventure, held on a secluded farm at the mouth of the Camel Estuary, close to… Read more

11 Apr 2019
Teresa Appleton

Ocean Group rescues development from failure

A leading Cornish social housing provider has handed over the keys to occupants of seven brand new homes, having rescued a site from a third party developer. The scheme at Lanreath, a small village west of Looe, had planning consent for 15 plots. Eight homes were built and sold by the original developer, but the… Read more

08 Apr 2019
Hidden Hut

Porthilly Spirit releases special tickets for Cornwall residents

A new Cornish food, wellbeing, music and adventure festival has today released a limited number of discounted tickets for those living in the county. Porthilly Spirit, 24 to 26 May 2019, will take place at a secluded farm close to Rock in north Cornwall. Farm owner and festival founder Will Herrmann said: “You could call… Read more