Truro

Richard Lander – Truro’s Own Indiana Jones.

Richard Lander – Truro’s Own Indiana Jones.

If you take a walk around Truro these days, from most parts of the city you’ll be able to see a tall, towering column standing proud amongst the spires and rooftops. Atop this column is weatherbeaten effigy of Richard Lander, one of Cornwall’s most famous sons. This lasting memorial to this brave and inspirational explorer >> read more

Find Out who was the World’s First Stand-Up Comedian!

Find Out who was the World’s First Stand-Up Comedian!

In recent years, Cornwall has produced some excellent comedians that have provided their audiences with a laugh out loud release from everyday life. However, comedy isn’t just a recent export from the Cornish shores. Samuel Foote, an 18th century Cornish funny man, is considered to be the first ever stand-up comedian. We explore his life >> read more

The Real Poldark? – Cornwall’s Own Hero

The Real Poldark? – Cornwall’s Own Hero

With just over a month to go until Poldark comes back onto our screens, and I know I’m not alone when I say I can’t wait for our dashing Cornish man of action to be throwing himself around Cornish cliffs, and smoldering out through the television screens. With not much revealed about this eagerly anticipated >> read more

My Cornish Days Out – Truro Adventure.

My Cornish Days Out – Truro Adventure.

Feature image credit – Tim Green via Flickr. Truro is the biggest county town and capital of Cornwall, and home to biggest variety of shops and the county’s only cathedral, so it draws shopping and workers from all around. Recently, I spent a day in an entire day in the city and soaked up the >> read more

MEET THE CHEF: Jah Hemming, The Lost Gardens of Heligan

MEET THE CHEF: Jah Hemming, The Lost Gardens of Heligan

We joined Jah Hemming at The Lost Gardens of Heligan to find out what delicious treats are on offer at The Heligan Tearoom.

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Three of the Best Cornish Chutneys

Three of the Best Cornish Chutneys

Featuring Crellow, Berrio Mill and Sisley's Cornish Preserves, here are our pick of three of the best chutneys in Cornwall

Three Of The Best Cornish Cheese Companies

Three Of The Best Cornish Cheese Companies

Featuring Worthy Farm Cheddar, Allet dairy goats and The Cornish Cheese Co, here are our pick of three of the best cheese producers in Cornwall

MEET THE CHEF: Paul Stephens and Ian Trevaskis of Bustophers Bistro

MEET THE CHEF: Paul Stephens and Ian Trevaskis of Bustophers Bistro

Join the delightful Head Chef Paul Stephens and Junior Sous Chef Ian Trevaskis, at Bustophers Bistro and Bar as they share cooking styles and popular dishes

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Three Of The Best Cornish Tea Companies

Three Of The Best Cornish Tea Companies

Featuring Tregothnan, the Cornish Tea & Coffee Company and Daymer Bay Iced Teas, here are our pick of three of the best tea companies in Cornwall.

Lake’s Pottery: One Of The Oldest Working Potteries In Cornwall

Lake’s Pottery: One Of The Oldest Working Potteries In Cornwall

Join Sue Bradbury as she investigates the story behind one of Cornwall's oldest working potteries, Lake's Pottery.

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