Press releases 2012

2012 was a busy year for Cornwall with the Olympic Torch Relay setting off from Land's End, countless awards and the launch of Visit Cornwall's brand new website. Read all about it here.

21 December 2012 - Research reports reveal strength of Cornwall's tourism industry

19 December 2012 - Falmouth to host the Iberian Tall Ships Regatta in September 2014

4 December 2012 - Visit Cornwall Announced as a Finalist in the CIM Marketing Excellence Awards 2012

25 November 2012 - A New Name for the du Maurier Festival

9 November 2012 - Cornwall Tourism Awards 2012 Winners Announced

2 November 2012 - Cornwall Steals the Show in Britsh Travel Awards

2 November 2012 - Cornwall Wins Best Website in British Travel Awards

24 October 2012 - 2013 Cornwall Events Line-Up

11 October 2012 - Top Three List Announced for Cornwall Tourism Awards 2012

10 October 2012 - Cornwall website shortlisted alongside BBC in "Digital BAFTAS"

2 October 2012 - The Hungry Sailors set sail for Falmouth Oyster Festival

27 September 2012 - VisitCornwall.com Named Best Tourist Board Website

11 September 2012 - VisitCornwall.com Shortlisted in UK TravelMole Web Awards

24 August 2012 - Cornwall Named Top Holiday Spot by Countryfile Magazine

22 August 2012 - A Feast of Autumn Food Festivals in Cornwall

16 July 2012 - Cornwall gets the silver seal of approval

13 July 2012 - Malcolm Bell opinion discussion: gives us a break weatherman and lets fight back!

19 June 2012 - Visit Cornwall officially launches innovative new website

23 May 2012 - Cornish winners in VisitEngland for Excellence Awards 2012 announced

22 May 2012 - international awareness of Cornwall peaks thanks to Olympic Torch Relay