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Cornish Myths and Legends Arts and Culture

Cornish Myths and Legends

Wild seas, historic castles, vast mine workings, secret beaches and rugged moorland; with a landscape as magical as Cornwall’s it is little wonder that this special county is steeped in fantasy and folklore. From slayers of giants, to kings of old, we’ve put together a few of our favourite Cornish myths and legends…

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Arty days out in Cornwall Arts and Culture

Arty days out in Cornwall

For centuries Cornwall has captivated artists with its breath-taking natural beauty, so what better place to visit to explore your own creative side? Whether you’re an experienced artist, a complete beginner or just want a fun way to entertain the kids, we’ve put together a range of artistic courses and days out sure to delight everyone!

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Cornish Gifts for Christmas Arts and Culture

Cornish Gifts for Christmas

Looking for gift inspiration for the big day of the season? Cornwall is chock with creative and artisan products that make the perfectly thoughtful Christmas gesture, combining a sense of place, provenance and purpose to brilliantly bespoke effect.

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St Ives September Festival 2019 Arts and Culture

St Ives September Festival 2019

What better way to extend your summer than with an end-of-season party at one of the country’s most spectacular seaside towns?

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Charlestown: A filmic epicentre Arts and Culture

Charlestown: A filmic epicentre

With its historic Grade II-listed Georgian harbour and magnificent maritime backdrop, it’s no wonder why filmic types flock to Charlestown and Hollywood keeps calling.

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Heritage Boat Tours with the Maritime Museum Arts and Culture

Heritage Boat Tours with the Maritime Museum

From July until September, the National Maritime Museum in Falmouth will be offering an exciting new water-based excursion. We were invited along to experience one of their brand new Heritage Tours, on one of the museum's most prized Cornish boats, Jonik...

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Beach-themed Days Out in Cornwall Arts and Culture

Beach-themed Days Out in Cornwall

If it’s the beach you seek during your stay then you’ll find it in (ahem) spades, here in Cornwall, which is synonymous with world-class coastal stretches...

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Penwith Painting Holidays Arts and Culture

Penwith Painting Holidays

Enjoy the beautiful and rugged landscape of Cornwall in a different way, by painting outdoors!

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St Piran’s Celebrations in Cornwall Arts and Culture

St Piran’s Celebrations in Cornwall

As the Cornish National Day continues to gain notoriety the world over, so the schedule of events to commemorate the Cornish patron saint - and everything Cornish to boot - becomes an ever-expanding affair.

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New Year's Resolutions in Cornwall Arts and Culture

New Year's Resolutions in Cornwall

Happy New Year (or blydhen nowydh da) - and what better place to start those resolutions than the scenic southernmost tip of the country, where a unique world of the outdoors meets a fabulous culture fest of the most stirring variety?

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October’s Culture Fest in Cornwall Arts and Culture

October’s Culture Fest in Cornwall

Welcome to one hell of a cultured-up month here in Cornwall, where all visitors’ quirks can be celebrated in individual style, whether you’re a live music fan, foodie, bookworm or beer lover.

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September art highlights Arts and Culture

September art highlights

As the summer starts to bid adieu and autumn lingers ever closer, fret not - for Cornwall’s exciting array of artistic events looks set to inject some sunshine into your schedule with some serious cultural aplomb.

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