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Callestick Farm exports ice-cream to China

Award-winning, Cornish Callestick Farm ice cream is being exported to China for the first time. The contract is worth half a million pounds to the company, based between Truro and Newquay, which is celebrating its thirtieth anniversary this year. Four more freezer...

Top food award for Callestick Farm Ice-Cream

Tempted by the idea of tucking into a clotted cream ice-cream with bourbon vanilla bean? You’re not alone. The flavour, created by Callestick Farm, has just won a major national award. Every food product entered for Chef’s Choice 2019 was judged by a team of industry...

St Austell Leisure Centre is best in the South West

Amelia Kitchen and her team at St Austell Leisure Centre have won the South West Best Facility title at a national awards dinner in London, organised by not-for-profit social enterprise GLL. The victory follows hot on the heels of St Austell winning GLL’s Cornwall...

Princess Pavilion celebrates spring with music, comedy and wine

Comedy, music and wine tasting evenings are just some of the highlights of the line up at the Princess Pavilion this month. Hip-hop artist Dirty Dike will be performing on Saturday 16th March as part of his ‘Acrylic Snail’ Tour, whilst Friday 29th March will see the...

Walking for Health in Bodmin

Bodmin Leisure Centre is promoting both physical and mental wellbeing with the introduction of a weekly ‘Walking for Health’ group, starting in April. Providing a friendly, welcoming environment that promotes the social aspect of walking together, the group will allow...

Holly joins DM Orthotics

Holly Nicholson is the latest physiotherapist to join DM Orthotics (DMO), a Redruth-based company that designs and manufactures made-to-measure dynamic movement orthoses to help adults and children suffering from conditions like multiple sclerosis, stroke, cerebral...

5-star gold award for sixth consecutive year

Crantock Bay Apartments in West Pentire, near Newquay, have been awarded VisitBritain’s five-star gold award accolade for the sixth consecutive year. An official assessor has just visited to mark the self-catering accommodation against a list of strict criteria,...

Business is good in Camborne say shop owners

Three new shops that have opened in Camborne during the last year are reporting better than expected trade. ‘Synergy’, ‘Up Memory Lane’ and ‘Love Goods’ are all independent, ‘Camborne Original’ businesses which, according to their owners, did well over Christmas and...

Museum Activity Pass for a week’s worth of half term activities

For the cost of just one ticket per adult, the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro is offering families a week’s worth of activities during February half term. Sessions include Messy Monday from 11am to 3pm, make and takes on Wednesday and Thursday from 10am to 1pm and...

Over £3000 worth of prizes to be won in Grand Fundraising Raffle

On Tuesday 5th February, The Royal Cornwall Museum will be drawing the winners for their Grand Fundraising Raffle. Totalling more than £3000 in value, the long list of prizes includes a Sparkling Afternoon Tea for two at the Hilton in London, a 30-minute flight...

Record year for Bodmin Jail

Bodmin Jail has enjoyed a record year with more than 60,000 people visiting, including more than 2000 school children on educational visits.