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Local charities benefit from success of festival
A celebration evening was held in Padstow recently to distribute to local charities almost £6,000 raised last year by the Friends of Padstow Christmas Festival.
Scottish chef to bring Burns Night to Cornwall
The head chef at a boutique hotel in Fowey, Cornwall, will be tapping into his Scottish roots with a seven course dinner in celebration of Burns Night on Thursday 25 January.
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.
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.
New Managing Director for historic Cornish hotel
The new year heralds a change of leadership at Cornwall’s historic Alverton Hotel.

Two top awards for Cornish housebuilder
A prestige housebuilding company in north Cornwall is celebrating after its senior site manager picked up two major industry awards.
Inaugural London Oyster Week to challenge preconceptions and promote sustainability
The first city-wide celebration of oysters will take place in London this April.
Instagram and iPhone food photography workshops hosted in Cornwall
We are hosting two iPhone and Instagram food photography workshops this January following two sell-out workshops in 2017.
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A Superior bedroom at The Beach at Bude Elliott White
Fistral House, a Legacy Properties project in Newquay, Cornwall. Mike Searle
London Oyster Week takes place from 21 to 29 April 2018. Brahma Studios

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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

01 Jun 2017
Sarah Johnson, Laurence Associates. Simon Burt

RIBA architect joins Cornish consultancy

Cornwall-based Laurence Associates has appointed its first RIBA-accredited architect. Sarah Johnson brings more than five years’ experience to the planning-led architectural practice, based at Threemilestone, just west of Truro.  She is an ARB and RIBA Chartered Architect, qualifying in 2012 at the Architectural Association in London before completing Parts I & II at Newcastle University…. Read more

25 May 2017
Aspall Polo on the Beach at Watergate Bay. Lewis Harrison Pinder

Beach polo festival celebrates 10 years in style

Watergate Bay basked in three days of sunshine as Aspall Polo on the Beach brought high goal polo, jousting displays, fireworks, beach parties and a host of family entertainment to the north Cornwall beach. The tenth edition of the event, which took place from Friday 19 to Sunday 22 May, proved to be a vintage… Read more

25 May 2017
A feast at Nancarrow near Truro, Cornwall. Adam Sargent

Midsummer feasts in Cornwall

Dates have been announced for Nancarrow’s summer series of farm feasts, with menus starring the organic lamb and beef reared on the farm. Hosted at the working organic farm near Truro, in the heart of Cornwall, the midsummer feasts will take place on 14 and 21 June, and 5 July. Steve Chamberlain, whose family has… Read more

12 May 2017
Ross Talling

Cornish farm to host ‘1,000 Mouths’: a four night festival of feasts

A Cornish farm will collaborate with leading chefs for four nights of feasting in aid of Action Against Hunger this autumn. Nancarrow, a 100 acre working organic farm near Truro, in the heart of Cornwall, has announced plans for ‘1,000 Mouths’: a festival of feasts which embodies their ethos of sustainable food production. The concept… Read more

11 May 2017
David Griffen Photography

Three Cheers Pub Co. announce eighth site

Tom Peake, Mark Reynolds and Nick Fox of Three Cheers Pub Co. are pleased to announce they have acquired the lease of The Bedford in Balham from hospitality entrepreneurs Karl Harrison and Scott Illman. This is the eighth site acquisition by the award-winning south London pub group whose portfolio also includes The Abbeville, The Avalon and… Read more

09 May 2017
The showroom above The Cornish Bed Company foundry in Par, Cornwall. Jack Kirby

Cornish artisanship on display in Par showroom

A Cornish bed manufacturer is unveiling a range of its handmade beds in a new showroom near St Austell. The Cornish Bed Company hand casts iron, brass and nickel beds at its foundry in Par. It’s one of the last foundries in the country still using Victorian casting techniques. Each bed frame is hand poured… Read more

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