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Grace joins PureComms

Grace Williams, from Par, has joined award-winning Telecoms firm PureComms as their Human Resources Manager.  Having worked with the Arcadia Group in London for seven years after leaving Truro College, Grace has spent the last year studying for a Masters’ Degree in...

A year on from Queen’s Award and Bloccs sales are booming

It’s twelve months since the team behind Bloccs cast and wound protectors received the hugely prestigious accolade of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation and business continues to boom. Bloccs’ products are now stocked by Boots, Lloyds Pharmacy and Amazon,...

Continued recognition for The Headland, Cornwall

Being awarded an AA Rosette is always an excuse to celebrate – especially when it coincides with the second anniversary of the Executive Head Chef’s arrival. Christopher Archambault’s culinary expertise has taken him to Dublin, London and Canada but Cornwall has...

Headland celebrates bumper Easter

The Headland hotel in Newquay is celebrating a bumper start to this year’s main tourism season – with all indications showing that 2017 could be the ‘year of the staycation’. Over the Easter weekend, 883 adults, 193 children and 63 dogs were accommodated - filling...

Young Enterprise teams compete in Cornish finals

Young Enterprise teams from across Cornwall will be competing for the Company of the Year title and other awards at the 2017 county finals being held in St John’s Hall, Penzance on Thursday 4 May.  Around twelve schools or colleges are expected to take part,...

Great attendance for launch of Brewin Dolphin’s Truro office

More than 150 people attended an event to celebrate the launch of Brewin Dolphin’s Truro office on 20 April. Held in Lemon Street Market, guests travelled from all over Cornwall and as far afield as London and Dublin to welcome the return of the multi-award winning UK...

Positivity on the menu at Brexit business breakfast

The need for businesses to take positive action and look at Brexit as an opportunity to review current strategy and plan ahead was a key message during the first of a series of round table discussions led jointly by Lang Bennetts Chartered Accountants, Stephens Scown...

Michael Caines delighted with Orbiss work on Lympstone Manor

Michael Caines, one of the most acclaimed chefs in Britain, has praised the work that Cornwall-based telecommunications, entertainment and IT specialist company Orbiss has done at Lympstone Manor – a luxurious, contemporary country house hotel that has just opened in...

Developing a spa on the end of a headland

Crantock Bay is developing a brand new spa that will feature Spiezia Organics’ range of products. Due to be launched at the end of June, the spa represents the latest phase in a redevelopment that has seen the former Crantock Bay Hotel transformed into...

Get ready for summer at The Headland’s Spring Spa Fair

Begin the countdown to summer and join The Headland at their Spring Spa Fair on Friday 21 April, 12pm – 6pm. With complimentary mouth-watering nibbles and zesty summer Pimms awaiting guests on arrival, and a stunning seascape to enjoy from the spa lounge, it’s set to...

Brewin Dolphin promotions for Vicky and Rory

Wealth management experts Vicky Eastwood and Rory Kilbride have both been promoted to Assistant Director. Vicky, from Aylesbeare, works in Brewin Dolphin’s Exeter office and Rory, from St Germans in Cornwall, works with the company’s Plymouth team. Their new roles...

Brewin Dolphin Exeter celebrates regional award win

Brewin Dolphin’s Exeter-based wealth management team is celebrating after winning the ‘Best DFM (Discretionary Fund Manager) in the South West’ title at the prestigious Citywire Wealth Manager Regional Stars Awards 2017 in London on 2 March.  Calculated on the ratings...

Royal Duchy’s Pendennis Restaurant re-opens

The Royal Duchy Hotel’s Pendennis Restaurant has re-opened after months of work to reinforce the existing structure in preparation for the construction of another two floors above. Phase two of the project, which will see the creation of six new deluxe, sea-facing...

Prestigious award for Chris Watts Lighting Design

Chris Watts has been crowned Best Lighting Designer - South West England as part of the 2017 Luxury Goods Awards. The awards showcase the most innovative and dynamic firms throughout various industries that offer unique and versatile solutions and support to their...

Cornish hedges transformed and immortalised

Michael J Strang is a truly passionate artist. Someone who finds immense beauty in the Cornish landscape and, having honed his impressive skills over nearly 50 years, has the genius to convey it on canvas. An exhibition of his work has just opened at Falmouth Art...

Love is true with IQ diamonds

February is traditionally the month of romance and what could be more romantic than a piece of diamond jewellery? Forget the marketing spin about spending two or even three months’ salary on an engagement ring though.  These days you can pop the question with a...