Falmouth Oyster Festival 10-13 Oct 2019

Falmouth Oyster Festival Well, yes. The photo does show mussels, not oysters; however, the the Festival is celebrating oysters and mussels and … the start of the oyster dredging season, the native Fal Oyster and the diversity of Cornish seafood, with four days of feasting, cooking demos, live music, food and craft stalls! And it’s…

North Cornwall Book Festival 10-13 Oct 2019

A weekend of complete enchantment for readers and writers alike. The festival happens entirely within the campus of the St Endellion music festival. This means that, having parked your car, you’ll find everything within a short walking distance. A licensed bar and a delicious range of cakes, snacks, light meals and hot and cold drinks…

Exciting October at Eden – 2019

Introduction to botanical painting Join botanical artists from The Eden Project Florilegium Society for a special three days at the Eden Project, where they will guide you through the techniques of graphite drawing and shading and how to turn this into a finished watercolour painting. Three-day course 4th to 6th October 2019 Taught at Eden…

Halloween in Cornwall — spoooooky!

There is so much to do on Halloween – hilarity or horror – you choose: ZOMBIE CRAWL – Newquay 26 Oct 2019, Saturday 13:00 – 18:30 Children of Newquay are invited to join the Newquay BID’s FREE Zombie Crawl. Wearing gory get-ups and ghoulish glad-rags they will parade through the town in a spook-tacular Halloween…

New Tintagel Castle Bridge

A HISTORIC WALKWAY In October 2018, they started work on a landmark project to reconnect Tintagel’s divided landscape. In the Middle Ages, Tintagel’s residents walked from one side of the site to the other using a narrow land bridge as high as the cliff tops. But the crossing disappeared between the 14th and 17th centuries,…

Poldark Cornwall

Poldark’s Cornwall

It’s hard to believe it’s all over! But it isn’t really… Ross and Demelza’s spirit lives on in the hardy Cornish people and the wild Cornish countryside. The hit series shows off some of the most beautiful parts of Cornwall and you’ll find so much near Ruthern Valley! Imagine Ross, Demelza … and Elizabeth (sniff)…

Interesting Animals

Check out all our own pigs and chickens. The children can join in feeding time! And around the county there is so much to see and do… Octopi, sharks and seahorses along with loads of fish at the Blue Reef Aquarium. Always something happening at Newquay Zoo, including big cats, a Madagascan walkthrough and penguins. The…

Fun and Adventure in Cornwall

Go-karting at St Eval. Kayaking, canoeing and SUPing around magical Fowey estuary with trips from Golant or Fowey harbour . Jump Off a Cliff at the Adrenalin Quarry! Sailing, Segways and more at Siblyback Lake Country Park The latest mountain biking news from nearby Grogley Woods. And even more bike trails all around us. www.101-things-to-do-on-a-rainy-day-in-cornwall.co.uk.  Lots of ideas for…

The Best Cornish Beaches

We are 10 miles from the north and south coasts and all their beach-based activities, whether for sunbathing, surfing and sandcastles – or for more Adventurous Pursuits such as kite surfing, Sea Kayaking or a leisurely guided tour down creeks and backwaters with Encounter Cornwall.  Many of the bays have schools for novices and those who wish to…