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Praa Sands beach clean! News and Offers

Praa Sands beach clean!

Cornwall is blessed with stunning coastline and iconic beaches that captivate both visitors and locals alike. Unfortunately, plastic pollution, particularly coastal pollution, continues to be a worldwide problem. With the G7 held in Cornwall in June 2021 and its emphasis on climate change, it’s more important than ever that we protect our environment.

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Five autumn activities for getting wet and wild in Cornwall Things to do

Five autumn activities for getting wet and wild in Cornwall

Spend October half-term doing something a little different, having a last hurrah before winter creeps in and it’s all storm watching, getting cosy in front of a log fire and searching for Cornwall’s showstopping hot chocolates.

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Beach safety in Cornwall News and Offers

Beach safety in Cornwall

When you think of a holiday in Cornwall no doubt trips to the seaside are one of the first images to spring to mind. This special county is blessed with stunning coastal paths, golden sands, and envy-inducing surfing hot spots. Whilst respecting the sea and ensuring the safety of yourself and others should always be a priority, right now it is more important than ever.

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Swim between the flags Places to visit

Swim between the flags

We are lucky in Cornwall to have the choice of over 400 beautiful beaches, but only 59 of these beaches have lifeguards present during the summer season (as of July 2018). To make sure you and your family are as safe as possible on your holidays

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Lifeboat Stations in Cornwall Places to visit

Lifeboat Stations in Cornwall

Famous for its maritime culture, Cornwall is – in short – synonymous with the sea. From pirates and smugglers to surfers and sailors, the fact that the county is practically surrounded by water is central to both the identity of

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Surfing in Praa Sands Things to do

Surfing in Praa Sands

Praa Sands is the premier surfing beach on the south coast of Cornwall. Situated between Porthleven and Marazion, Praa Sands is a lovely village in a beach side location. The beach itself is a mile long with golden sands flanked

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St Ives Lifeboat Day | 29th August Events

St Ives Lifeboat Day | 29th August

Visit St Ives on Saturday 29th August and you’ll be for a real treat. The RNLI (the charity that saves lives at sea) will be hosting their annual St Ives Lifeboat Day, where crowds descend on the harbour for a

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Visiting Sennen Lifeboat House Places to visit

Visiting Sennen Lifeboat House

There has been a lifeboat stationed at the far west of Sennen Cove since 1853, poised and ready to rush to the aid of any stricken vessels out to sea within 50 miles. New Commercial Tragedy 1853 The Brisons, the

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Aspects Holidays continue supporting RNLI St Ives News and Offers

Aspects Holidays continue supporting RNLI St Ives

Volunteers of St Ives Lifeboat welcomed Aspects Holidays’ Operations Manager, Amanda Stinchcombe, to their station for a tour of their facilities. While at the lifeboat house Amanda presented a cheque for £1,500 that the company raised during 2013 towards the

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Queen to visit St Ives | May 2013 News and Offers

Queen to visit St Ives | May 2013

This Friday Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh will be making their first Royal visit to St Ives. Arriving by train into St Erth station, they will change for the branch line, passing through

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