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 

Spring exhibition marks the release of new book celebrating Cornwall’s natural riches

Spring exhibition marks the release of new book celebrating Cornwall’s natural riches

Do you know how the pink-flowered Centaury got its name, or where to look out for the rare Black Mining Bee? Have you ever seen Charles de Gaulle in his bath, and can you tell the difference between Fungus Gnats and other flying pests? All 

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; 

Time to get your crimp on! Cornwall’s St Piran’s Market and Pasty Making Competition returns

Time to get your crimp on! Cornwall’s St Piran’s Market and Pasty Making Competition returns

One of Cornwall’s best-loved spring events returns this year, as Truro Farmers Market once again invites everyone round to theirs to celebrate the National Day of Cornwall. Lemon Quay will play host to a bumper gathering of local producers showing off their wares, as the 

City sees a bumper festive season thanks to collective effort

City sees a bumper festive season thanks to collective effort

A much-needed boost to footfall for shops and hospitality in Truro was seen over the festive period, new figures reveal. Thanks to events in the month leading up to Christmas including The BIG Christmas Market, free parking on Small Business Saturday, Late Night Shopping, and 

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 

Two new hires for buoyant branding studio

Two new hires for buoyant branding studio

Falmouth-based design agency Kingdom & Sparrow has started 2024 with the appointment of two new team members in anticipation of a busy year ahead. Kingdom & Sparrow has appointed Polly Arrowsmith as Account Executive, and Ellie Russell as Junior Designer, further strengthening a creative team 

Cornish Project receives National Lottery funding for a fresh approach to end-of-life care

Cornish Project receives National Lottery funding for a fresh approach to end-of-life care

No One Dies Alone Cornwall (NODAC), a Community Interest Company which seeks to change the way we approach end-of-life care, has received £10,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund to undertake grassroots work across Cornwall. Much of the funding will be used to run Tender 

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 

Game-changing new coworking space will create exciting opportunities in St Ives and West Cornwall.

Game-changing new coworking space will create exciting opportunities in St Ives and West Cornwall.

Bayspace, a major new coworking and events space overlooking St Ives Harbour, opened its doors to members and the wider community last month. The ambitious project has completely transformed a previously disused Grade II listed building in the heart of the town; the local landmark