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04 Sep 2018

New tasting lounge opens in Charlestown

A new bottle shop and tasting lounge has just opened in the historic port of Charlestown on the south coast of Cornwall. 
The Winestore, run by the Pollocks Pub Co, offers an impressive selection of wines supplied by small artisan producers from around the world. Located adjacent to The Longstore, the company’s award-winning flagship restaurant, The Winestore… Read more

04 Sep 2018

Chefs’ line-up unveiled for Padstow Christmas Festival

Highly-acclaimed culinary trio Rick Stein, Paul Ainsworth, and Nathan Outlaw will be headlining alongside a host of gastronomic A-listers at this year’s Padstow Christmas Festival. The longstanding champions of the annual event will be joined by a Who’s Who of award-winning chefs, including Nieves Barragán Mohacho, Phil Vickery, Brian Turner, Angela Hartnett, Reza Mahammad, and Channel… Read more

30 Aug 2018

Boutique Cornish bolthole gives guests free rein of hotel during Christmas break

A boutique hotel in the picturesque town of Fowey, on the south coast of Cornwall, is offering a special festive experience this Christmas. The Old Quay House‘s Christmas package includes three nights’ accommodation from Christmas Eve until 27 December. Champagne will be served on arrival, followed by a mulled wine reception in the evening. As… Read more

28 Aug 2018
Ocean Housing group chief executive with developer, local Mayor and residents. Ocean Housing

New affordable homes for local people

Leading Cornish social housing provider, Ocean Housing, has just handed over the keys to 18 brand new affordable homes in the county. The scheme, at Treskerby, a tiny hamlet south of Scorrier in west Cornwall, comprises two, three, and four-bedroomed houses. The homes, a mix of social renting and shared ownership, were built by Truro-based… Read more

20 Jul 2018

Barefoot flies the flag for Cornwall in PR industry awards

Cornish PR and digital marketing agency Barefoot Media has been shortlisted four times in the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Pride Awards. The St Wenn-based agency is the only Cornwall-based consultancy amongst the 40 businesses shortlisted in 2018, where they are in the running for Outstanding Small PR Consultancy. Barefoot is one of the most… Read more

16 Jul 2018

New recruits for Cornish consultancy

A planning-led architectural practice in Cornwall has recruited two new members of staff to its award-winning team. Laurence Associates, which celebrates its 25th birthday this year, offers town planning, architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture expertise. Part II architectural assistant, Nathan Gilbert, and associate planner, Jenna Swanson, have recently joined the practice. Their appointments bring the… Read more

11 Jul 2018

Autumn lambing weekends on Cornish farmstay

A farmstay in north Cornwall is inviting families to experience an early lambing season on a working farm this November. The Olde House, near Polzeath, is a collection of 30 four and five star self-catering cottages spread across the 550 acre Penpont Farm. During ‘Lucky Lambing’ weekends, the team will be welcoming guests to the… Read more

29 Jun 2018

Cornish craftsmanship celebrated at summer party

Interior designers, hoteliers, and architects from across the West Country have come together to celebrate Cornish craftsmanship. The Cornish Bed Company, which hand casts metal beds at its foundry in Par, teamed up with top lighting and furniture designer, Tom Raffield, to host a special summer party to toast artisans from around the county. A range… Read more

21 Jun 2018
Rooms at The Princess Victoria. Naomi Gabrielle

New gin hotel opens

One of the original and most notable gin palaces, The Princess Victoria in Shepherd’s Bush, has officially gone up in the world with the opening of five stunning hotel rooms above. Located just ten minutes away from London’s vibrant Holland Park and Notting Hill, The Princess Victoria, owned by the award-winning Three Cheers Pub Co, was originally built… Read more

12 Jun 2018
Canned beers from Harbour Brewing. Adam Sargent

Harbour Brewing and Tate St Ives partner for tap takeover series

Following the success of the sell-out Tate Modern Tap Takeover events, this summer Tate will be extending the series to Tate St Ives, to celebrate local Cornish craft beer. Kicking off on Thursday 28 June with an evening of beer, barbecue and beats, the first Tate St Ives Sunset Tap Takeover will be a collaboration… Read more