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You tell us: Delicious places to eat in Padstow

We asked our Facebook group for inspiration on the best places to eat in Padstow, north Cornwall. Here are their recommendations, feel free to add your own suggestions... we'd love to hear from you.
The Fish House, Newquay

Seafood restaurants to try in north Cornwall

Our pick of just some of the delicious seafood restaurants to try in north Cornwall this summer...
Clouded Yellow Butterfly c JBS Bottomley/Cornwall Wildlife Trust

August Wildlife Watch: what to see and where

A monthly blog by the Cornwall Wildlife Trust on what wildlife to see and where: this month spot the Yellow Clouded Butterfly, the Leatherback Turtle and Heath Lobelia.
Crantock beach | Cornwall | Neil Cockman

Top walks to enjoy in August

Let the train take the strain: a guide to walks between Cornish branch lines and how to enjoy the beautiful coast and countryside on foot
Adrenalin Quarry

August: Kids and Family Diary

There are lots of exciting and fun things to do at Cornwall's attractions this August, here's our guide...

5 kayaking spots with beautiful views

The team from leading outdoor activity provider Cornish Rock Tors share their favourite places to paddle a kayak and look back at the beautiful Cornish coast.
Headland Hotel Newquay

Cornwall Bites: August foodie news

Essential reading for visitors and locals alike, this month’s delectable instalment of our monthly update on Cornwall’s latest foodie news is all about new summer menus, classes and restaurants...

Cornwall Photo Competition

Share your fabulous holiday snaps with Visit Cornwall and be in with a chance of winning a luxury family stay with St Mawes Retreats...

Staying safe on the beach this summer

Sandi, from the Lusty Glaze Training Centre in Newquay gives us her top tips on staying safe on the beach this summer, from rips and tides to sunscreen and flags...
Waveski - Extreme Academy

Big thrill activities in Cornwall

If you're looking for something a different to try on your next visit to Cornwall then give one of these brilliant adrenaline junkie activities a go, perfect for those seeking a faster pace of life.