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Drive and Dine Theatre…

Local chef Paul Ainsworth has come up with an innovative hospitality concept to help blow away the lockdown blues, he has created Cornwall’s first Drive and Dine Theatre! After a hugely successful drive-in summer tour, the brains behind Pub in The Park, the UK’s biggest food and drink tour, have teamed up with Paul Ainsworth […]

Follow us on Instagram

We’ve just launched an Instagram page and we’d love you to follow us there. It will feature photos from the local area, ideas for things to do, interesting stories and pictures of dogs at Helsbury. You can find us here

Blackthorn and Gin

Blackthorn and Gin may not have an obvious link, but after all the research we put into the different varieties of trees used to create our new hedge, see our blog post here, we have discovered a wealth of fascinating tree related trivia. Take the Blackthorn for example: iconic in relation to Bodmin Moor and […]

Cornish Christmas Drecklyness

December is here at last and we finally allow ourselves to use the ‘C’ word without apology (not ‘cornish’ obviously we fling that about with pride all year round) together they sound more hygge though: Cornish Christmas. The hygge hype may have passed but the idea wasn’t new in Cornwall: that pared back, slow grown, […]

The Best Time to Plant 700 Trees…

The saying “The best time to plant trees was 20 years ago, the second best time is today” may or may not be an ancient Chinese proverb but it certainly makes sense.  Earlier this year a chance meeting with a lovely lady whose aim was to educate people about dormice started us thinking.  Dormice love […]

Around Helsbury – the Highlights of North Cornwall

We thought it would be good to produce a definitive guide to our local area so we have put together this poster: Around Helsbury – the Highlights of North Cornwall. If you haven’t been to this area before it gives you the key places to aim for while you’re here, in a week you’ll need […]