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Celebrate all things tea at the Princess Pavilion

This September, the Princess Pavilion will be celebrating all things tea with the Gyllyngdune Tea Festival. Visitors can expect tea tastings, tea dances, tea leaf reading and cream teas, as well as the opportunity to visit the Creativi-Tea Tent. To top it off there...

First three speakers announced for this year’s TEDxTruro

Child and adolescent psychiatrist Dr Lynne Jones OBE, expedition paddler Jeff Allen and ‘Action Nan’ Pat Smith are the first speakers to be announced for this year’s TEDxTruro event on Friday 25 October. The theme is ‘Uncharted Waters’. Dr Jones, a Fellow of Harvard...

Callestick Farm signs three-year deal with Levi Roots

A three-year licensing deal has been signed between Levi Roots and Callestick Farm Ice-Cream. The contract means that a unique range of Levi Roots ice-cream and sorbet is in development, with an official launch expected early next year. Since famously winning...

The Old Barn is a ‘shining example’ of eco-friendly rental

The Old Barn self-catering cottage in Tregonetha has won the ‘Best Eco-Friendly Rental’ category of Schofield’s Holiday Home Awards 2019. Described by the judges as a ‘a shining example of how self-catering accommodation providers can be sustainable, responsible and...

Cornwall Care teams taking to the water for Dragon Boat race

More than fifty Cornwall Care staff will be taking to the water for Falmouth Week’s Dragon Boat Race on Sunday 18 August. It is the first time that the charity has entered the event to raise money for Cornwall Care’s residents’ amenities fund, whilst on the day...

Cornwall Care appoints three new executive directors

Cornwall Care has appointed three new executive directors after a rigorous three-month recruitment and probationary process. Richard Bates, who has many years’ senior level experience in the NHS, joins as Director of Finance; Richard Nixon-Eckersall, a retired...

Bad weather bounce for Newquay’s new Trampoline and Play Park

Whilst this weekend’s severe weather warnings have led to the historic decision to cancel Boardmasters, Newquay’s newest indoor attraction is gearing up to provide plenty of energetic entertainment for many of the thousands of visitors already in the town. First...

Outstanding Elderflower sorbet

Callestick Farm’s Elderflower Sorbet has been awarded two stars in the 2019 Great Taste Awards (GTA) – a rating officially described by the awards supervisors as ‘outstanding’ and ‘above and beyond delicious’. The brand’s Rum and Raisin Ice-Cream also achieved a one...

New elbow protector launched

A new elbow protector has been added to the award-winning Bloccs’ range. Designed to keep a PICC line or elbow dressing dry, the Bloccs’ cover is easily and comfortably stretched over the affected area. It is re-usable, available in children and adults’ sizes and has...

Callestick Farm launches Saint Piran ice-cream

Callestick Farm has re-launched its award-winning clotted cream vanilla with Madagascan bourbon bean ice-cream in partnership with Saint Piran, Cornwall’s first pro-cycling team. Gluten and egg-free, the flavour – made from the finest natural ingredients - won a...

Future of Camborne’s town centre under threat

Camborne’s Business Improvement District (BID) team will be objecting strongly when Cornwall Council’s Strategic Planning Committee meets on Thursday 25 July at County Hall to decide on two planning applications relating to the proposed Roseworthy Hill out-of-town...

Brewin Dolphin football match raises fund for young hearts charity

Investment managers from Brewin Dolphin took to the football pitch recently and proved that spending your days immersed in finance doesn’t mean you can’t enthral a crowd with your footie skills. Taking on the might of the Plymouth Argyle Legends, Brewin Dolphin’s All...

‘Uncharted Waters’ is TEDxTruro theme

Details for the 2019 TEDxTruro event have just been announced. Taking place at Truro & Penwith College on Friday 25 October, the theme for this year’s talks will be ‘Uncharted Waters.’. “Speakers will be sharing their stories about overcoming obstacles, breaking...

Exciting new trampoline and play park in Newquay

An exciting new trampoline and play park is due to open in Newquay on Friday 19 July. Funded by GLL, who have invested £2.8 million in its construction, this brand-new all-weather attraction features a trampolining area with two dive towers and an assault course,...

Trevern takes part in technology trial

Watching Wilf tap his feet to Frank Sinatra’s ‘I’ve got you under my skin’ and listening to Sue happily singing ‘All things bright and beautiful’, it’s clear that the Amazon Echo Spot device in Trevern Nursing Home, Falmouth, is having an impact. Nor is it just about...