Hatching a plan: Indie traders unite for a bright, fun-filled Easter market

Hatching a plan: Indie traders unite for a bright, fun-filled Easter market

Many a call has been put out recently to support Cornwall’s small independent businesses as the cost-of-living crisis drags on – and yet there’ll be no signs of doom and gloom in Truro on Saturday 30th March. Two local organisations who represent some of Cornwall’s 

Fill up on spring cheer at A Barrel of Laughs 

Fill up on spring cheer at A Barrel of Laughs 

A rip-roaring comedy and pint-sized music festival returns to the Cornish coast this spring, as The Driftwood Spars in St Agnes serves up three days of proper Cornish hospitality – not to mention belly laughs. With a packed and diverse schedule, there’s something for everyone; 

In prestigious list of ‘UK’s Best Indies’, Truro wine shop is highest climber

In prestigious list of ‘UK’s Best Indies’, Truro wine shop is highest climber

Each year, leading industry publication Harpers Wine & Spirits releases a list of the 50 best independent wine merchants across the country in a bid to encourage people to seek out their expert local oenophiles. The 2024 ‘50 Best Indies’ came with a welcome surprise 

BBQs and Beach shoots for Canned Wines

BBQs and Beach shoots for Canned Wines

Our client Old Chapel Cellars, an Independent Wine Merchant based in Truro, stock an exciting selection of canned wines. Last year, we styled a couple of seasonal shoots with two different brands of canned wines they wanted to promote. We braved the cold to capture some 

Truro Farmers Market – The Cookbook

Truro Farmers Market – The Cookbook

Every now and then a project comes along you can really get your teeth into – literally in the case of Truro Farmers Market – The Cookbook! So often in our line of work, content is gone in the blink of an eye as words 

Traders all set to spread seasonal joy at The BIG Christmas Market

Traders all set to spread seasonal joy at The BIG Christmas Market

Final preparations are underway for a huge contingent of local traders to descend on Lemon Quay and Boscawen Street for the month-long festive celebration that is The Big Christmas Market, hosted by Truro Farmers Market. The event kicks off with The Father Christmas Parade and late-night shopping 

All Hallows Weekend promises seasonal fun for all the family

All Hallows Weekend promises seasonal fun for all the family

The Driftwood Spars at Trevaunance Cove, St Agnes, is gearing up to host a cosy seasonal gathering to celebrate Halloween, with a few spooky surprises thrown in. Taking place 27th – 29th October, the event is free to attend aside from a ticketed Comedy on 

Prepare for the season of comfort food and cosy living with a visit to The BIG Autumn Market

Prepare for the season of comfort food and cosy living with a visit to The BIG Autumn Market

The BIG Autumn Market – a collaboration between Truro Farmers Market and Cornwall Shop Small – is billed as ‘a bite-sized festival of autumnal food, drink, arts, crafts and vintage wares over an unmissable two days.’ Taking place on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th October, 

Cornish wine shop named best in the South West

Cornish wine shop named best in the South West

The team behind Truro-based wine merchant Old Chapel Cellars is celebrating this week, after being named Best Regional Wine Shop of the Year for the South West in the prestigious Decanter Retailer Awards. Housed in an old Methodist Chapel on St Clement Street, Old Chapel 

A Festive Brew Mini-Shoot

A Festive Brew Mini-Shoot

We fired up the woodburner this weekend to get some shots of a deliciously festive beer produced by our client, Driftwood Spars Brewery The famous Cornish microbrewery brews this rich and unique beer, called Codename Robin, for the festive season each year. Here’s why it has