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Or to put it in English “ Happy Christmas”. and if you are thinking of coming to Cornwall over the festive period, then you should be planning now by reading our blog

Exploring Truro’s Green Spaces

While its Victorian cathedral draws visitors from far and wide, Truro has plenty of appeal for those willing to venture beyond.......

Cornwall Connected: The G7 and the USA

With the 2021 G7 Summit arriving at Carbis Bay from 11th to 13th June, we explore the history between Cornwall and the nations it will be welcoming. From the White House to Hollywood, here are five Cornish connections with our friends in the United States of America.

 

An Autumnal Feast from Truro School Cookery

Aj and Maria from Truro School Cookery were asked to provided Visit Cornwall with an Autumnal dish to cook for those chilly nights after a windswept walk on the cliffs, But...

Aj and Maria have rather differing views about Autumn.

Christmas tips from Truro School Cookery’

Aj looks forward to Christmas all year, and his cottage is already festooned with twinkly lights and homegrown holly. The salmon smoker in his garden is hard at work curing his Christmas morning breakfast, his pantry is lined with jars of homemade mincemeat, chilli jelly and Christmas chutney and his homemade gifts of allotment elderflower cordial, pickled beetroot and green tomato jam are waiting to be wrapped in his hand printed paper. Margot the cockapoo is enjoying wearing her home-knitted woolly jumper and her Christmas Eve collar is hung up over the fireplace ready for the 24th.

D Day and Cornwall

June 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of D Day, when thousands of allied troops crossed the channel and landed on the Normandy beaches in a bloody push to gain control back from the German forces. Many of those making the crossing had embarked from secret locations along the Cornish coast, they themselves having ‘invaded’ Cornwall in the months before, mostly from the US.

The Alverton Hotel - Four Silver Stars awarded

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The Alverton Hotel in Truro has been recognised for its high quality offering by the AA.

Previously holding four AA Stars, the handsome Grade II listed hotel was awarded four AA SILVER Stars earlier this month. It has also retained two AA Rosettes for its Brasserie, held since July 2016.

The 50 bedroom hotel in the heart of Cornwall was granted the accolades following a recent inspection.

Explore Cornwall by Train: Truro to Falmouth

With superb railway links take advantage of the beautiful scenic routes when you explore Cornwall by train. Enjoy the journey as you travel from the city of Truro to the harbour town of Falmouth.