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

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02 May 2017
The Olde House activity break surf lesson, with Wavehunters at Polzeath. Wavehunters

Surf and ride weekends in Cornwall

Adventure packages combining cycling and water sports are now available at a north-Cornwall farmstay. The offer includes two nights accommodation in one of the 30 cottages at The Olde House, near Polzeath, and a choice of activities over two days. Cycle the Camel Trail on day one; then choose from adrenaline-fuelled water sports on day… Read more

21 Apr 2017
Warming up for Aspall Polo on the Beach, Watergate Bay, Cornwall. Lewis Harrison-Pinder

Final details revealed for Aspall Polo on the Beach

Final plans have been announced for a three-day beach polo spectacle in north Cornwall. Internationally-renowned polo players are preparing to do battle on the sands of Watergate Bay at Aspall Polo on the Beach from Friday 19 to Sunday 21 May 2017. The free event will see two highly-contested polo matches, family and beach entertainment,… Read more

14 Apr 2017
The Cribs, who will be headlining Leopallooza festival July 2017.

The Cribs and Gabrielle Aplin to top Leopallooza bill

Indie trio The Cribs and singer-songwriter Gabrielle Aplin will headline Cornwall’s Leopallooza festival this summer, 28-30 July. Also confirmed for the three day festival is Amber Run, Seafret, Pulled Apart By Horses, The Japanese House and Samm Henshaw, with the full lineup, including the third headliner, being announced in the coming weeks. The award-winning north… Read more

12 Apr 2017

AA awards for beachside hotel and restaurant

The Beach at Bude has been recognised for its high quality by the AA, winning accolades for both the restaurant and hotel. The hotel has received an AA four star classification and the restaurant  awarded two AA rosettes for culinary excellence. The 16 bedroom boutique hotel and popular restaurant and bar, both of which overlook… Read more

07 Apr 2017
A feast at Nancarrow near Truro, Cornwall. Ross Talling

Spring Feasts at Nancarrow Farm

A working organic farm near Truro has announced the dates for a series of spring feasting evenings. The events provide guests with a rare opportunity to visit this tranquil valley and enjoy produce in the surroundings in which it has been reared. The first of Nancarrow Farm’s spring events take place on Friday 21 and… Read more

06 Apr 2017
Chase & Status, headliners of Lost in The Wyldes in Cornwall. Andrew Whitton

Chase & Status to headline Lost in The Wyldes with DJ set

Electronic music pioneers Chase & Status will complete the lineup for three May shows at The Wyldes in Cornwall, with a headline DJ slot on Saturday 27 May 2017. The open-air venue near Bude in north Cornwall will host a series of three shows across one weekend, at the home of the Leopallooza Festival. Already… Read more

05 Apr 2017
Richard Marsden (R) and Jason Pledger (L) of Laurence Associates Simon Burt

Expansion on the cards for Truro consultancy

A planning-led architectural practice on the outskirts of Truro is looking to expand its business following the successful acquisition of a Liskeard-based planning consultancy. Laurence Associates is an award-winning practice, based at Threemilestone, which offers town planning, architecture and landscape architecture expertise. It’s bought Urban & Rural Planning Associates to extend its reach in South… Read more

27 Mar 2017
Jon Day

Cornish craftsmanship on display in London

Traditional Cornish craftsmanship has gone on display in an impressive West London showroom following a major expansion in the city. The Cornish Bed Company hand casts iron, brass and nickel beds at a foundry in Par, near St Austell in mid-Cornwall. It’s one of the last foundries in the country still to use Victorian casting… Read more

22 Mar 2017
Sean Gee

Padstow shares success of Christmas Festival

An evening of celebration was held in Padstow on Monday to thank the dedicated team of volunteers who help to make the town’s annual award-winning Christmas Festival such a success. Padstow Christmas Festival is a four-day event which last year attracted  more than 50,000 people to the town. Now in its tenth year, the festival… Read more

17 Mar 2017
The Northfield Hotel in Minehead The Northfield Hotel

Minehead hotel joins Providence Hospitality following acquisition

A 30 bedroom hotel in West Somerset joins Providence Hospitality’s growing portfolio of UK properties. The Northfield Hotel in Minehead is the fourth acquisition in the UK for the Guernsey-based Fairtree Hospitality Real Estate Private Equity Fund, managed by international asset management company Fairtree Capital. The hotel joins The Old Quay House, The Rosevine and Borrowdale… Read more