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UK Government: “Holidays do not constitute essential travel.”

The UK Government has clarified that holidays do not constitute essential travel. Cornish Cottage Holidays (CCH) say: “In these times of uncertainty and change, we have come together with other key businesses across the domestic travel sector to ensure our industry has a unified voice and can act in the best interests of our property […]

Prime Minister Says Stay at Home

It has been very difficult for all of us in the last few days to decide what constitutes justified travel but this evening the Prime Minister has urged everybody to stay at home.  Our booking agent Cornish Cottage Holidays (CCH) and Sykes Holidays have today issued a message urging all customers with holidays booked before […]

Covid-19 Risk Assessment

This Risk Assessment has been carried out following the guidelines on the HSE (Health and Safety Executive) web site www.hse.gov.uk Assessment carried out by: Leza WilsonLavender Dog Ltd at Helsbury Park, PL32 9RHDate assessment was carried out: 19/03/2020     Potential Hazards Contamination of the site by guests who are asymptomatic or who develop symptoms while in […]

Things to do before you’re 11 ¾

As the Easter holidays approach we’re all starting to wonder how to entertain the smaller members of the family and I don’t mean Grandma, although the National Trust’s wonderful ‘Things to do before you’re 11 ¾’ list appeals to young people of all ages.  Having checked the list recently I’m delighted to say that you […]

Dogs on the Beach 2020

Most of us enjoy a day beside the seaside on holiday and to include the whole family that often means dogs on the beach too.  Many Cornish businesses like Helsbury Park welcome dogs and their owners which helps make Cornwall a top destination for dog-friendly holidays.  We’re delighted to say this year it is going […]

New Bridge at Tintagel

Whether you are talking about the stunning new bridge at Tintagel itself or the controversy surrounding its installation, bridging Tintagel’s divide has been an historic task. And it is now one of our favourite dog-friendly days out. Until recently, Tintagel’s 200,000+ annual visitors had to tackle 148 uneven steps that were cut into the cliff […]