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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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 James Ram
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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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

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

17 Mar 2017
David Griffen and The Old Quay House

Cornish chefs square up for round two

Two chefs in Cornwall are preparing for the second and final round of a head-to-head culinary battle, taking place at The Rosevine on Thursday 30 March. Tim Pile, head chef at The Rosevine, travelled to The Old Quay House in Fowey last month for the first bought against home chef Richard Massey. Each chef prepared… Read more

09 Mar 2017
James Ram

Cornish farmstay announced as a finalist in VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence

A farmstay holiday business in North Cornwall is celebrating after being shortlisted for a prestigious national tourism award. The Olde House, a family-run business near Polzeath, is one of four finalists in the Family Friendly Accommodation of the Year category in VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence 2017. The awards celebrate the best of English tourism, encouraging… Read more

09 Mar 2017
Borrowdale Gate Hotel in the Lake District Borrowdale Gate Hotel

Providence Hospitality acquires third boutique hotel

A luxury hotel in the Lake District’s Borrowdale Valley has joined the Providence Hospitality portfolio of boutique hotels following a £3.75 million acquisition. Borrowdale Gates Hotel is the third UK property to be purchased by Guernsey-based Fairtree Hospitality, a Real Estate Private Equity Fund managed by international asset management company Fairtree Capital. It joins Cornish… Read more

02 Mar 2017
Kirstin Prisk

Food and Firework Friday comes to Aspall Polo on the Beach

Live music and a spectacular firework display will close the first day of this May’s Aspall Polo on the Beach. Further details have been confirmed for the tenth anniversary edition of the free event, which will see up to 20 polo ponies play in a series of matches and demonstrations on the sand at Watergate… Read more