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Vote for Cornwalls Best Pasty

The search is on for Cornwall’s best pasty

Cornwall is chock-full of choice when it comes to the traditional pasty, and we are on a mission to find the very best.

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Poldark Returns

Just a few days after new episodes of Poldark hit the airways, the BBC has revealed the show’s stars Aidan Turner and Eleanor Tomlinson are in Cornwall filming series for series three. The second series of the eighteenth century set drama got under way 2 weeks ago, attracting more than five million viewers and huge critical acclaim.

A further nine new episodes have been written by Debbie Horsfield, who has adapted the renowned books of Winston Graham. Set in 1794 and Ross Poldark, played by Turner, is faced with new family, new loves and new battles, as the French revolution casts a great shadow over life in Cornwall.

Information provided by West Briton

Whats on this week …

Redruth Pasty & Mining Festival

9 Sep 2016 to 11 Sep 2016
A celebration of the famous icon of Cornwall – the Cornish pasty. Encompassing the mining history that is inextricably linked to the meal – and uncovering the magic of Redruth at the heart of Cornish mining.

The Little Apple Cyder and Music Festival, Penhallow, Cornwall

9 Sep 2016 to 11 Sep 2016
The Little Apple Festival is held over 3 days within the grounds of Healey’s Cyder farm where the famous Rattler Cyder is created – Tickets include tractor rides around the orchards and working farm and free Cyder samples.

Eden’s Festival of Food

9 Sep 2016 to 11 Sep 2016
St. Austell
An array of celebrity chefs giving demonstrations on a specific day during this amazing festival of food

Portscatho Regatta

27 Aug 2016
A traditional regatta with a full programme of sailing over an exciting and highly visible course in the beautiful Gerrans Bay. Shoreside events include live music, games and food and drink

Whats on ..

Fowey Regatta and Carnival Week

14 Aug 2016 to 20 Aug 2016
One of the best local regattas in the country,with a fun-filled week for all the family. Events include a midweek Carnival, Red Arrows display and a spectacular firework display over the harbour.

Tregony Heavy Horse Show & Country Fayre

14 Aug 2016
The Roseland
Tregony annual Heavy Horse Show and Country Fayre presents the parading and judging of heavy horses and shetland ponies.

Trip Advisor 2016

Trip Advisor 2016

Trewince has Been Recognised for Great Service

Travellers have spoken: 2016 Certificate of Excellence

Congratulations to the 2016 Certificate of Excellence recipients. This achievement celebrates businesses who have consistently achieved glowing traveller reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year.

Travellers Worldwide Look to TripAdvisor

Your Certificate of Excellence alerts travellers – both around the corner and across the globe that you’re committed to delivering a superior customer experience. It’s a statement that resonates strongly with consumers, and one that instantly sets you apart.

About Certificate of Excellence

Travellers come to TripAdvisor to plan and book the perfect trip. Certificate of Excellence celebrates the accommodations, attractions and eateries that make these perfect trips possible.

Now in its 6th year, the prestigious Certificate of Excellence designation recognises establishments that consistently earn great TripAdvisor reviews from travellers. Winners include:

Travellers come to TripAdvisor to plan and book the perfect trip. Certificate of Excellence celebrates the accommodations, attractions and eateries that make these perfect trips possible.

  • One-room B&Bs to 600-room hotels,
  • Hidden attractions to world-famous museums, and
  • local cafés to Michelin-starred restaurants.

The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travellers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period. To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.

“This recognition helps travellers identify and book properties that regularly deliver great service. TripAdvisor is proud to play this integral role in helping travellers feel more confident in their booking decisions,” says Vice President of Industry Marketing, Heather Leisman.

Kathy and the team would like to thank all of our guests who have taken the time to post a review for Trewince and we look forward to seeing you again soon

Falmouth Week

Henri Lloyd Falmouth Week , Cornwall

Falmouth Week

5 Aug 2016 to 14 Aug 2016 Falmouth Week has grown into the largest sailing regatta in the south west with more than 450 yachts racing over eight days, and a lively programme of shoreside events.

New Slice Pizza Menu

Slice Pizza Menu Page 1

Thursday Pizza Nights are well under way here at Trewince and again proving to be very successful.

As of today 28th July, Slice Pizza are introducing their new menu.

Thursdays throughout Summer 5-8pm.  Available to order for both guests and non residents.

RNAS Culdrose Air Day

RNAS Culdrose Air Day, Helston, Cornwall

RNAS Culdrose Air Day

28 Jul 2016
Behind the scenes of the Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Navy’s flying force on the one day of the year when the public can step into the world of Culdrose. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of a working military Naval Air Station.

August: Kids and Family Diary

Paradise Park

There are lots of exciting and fun activities happening in Cornwall this August. Here’s a selection to look out for:

Asian Summer at Newquay Zoo: 23 July- 4 September

Join Newquay Zoo this summer for an array of Asian themed activities, trails and talks. With lots of family-friendly activities on offer, along with an Asian themed trail and face painting, and not forgetting the regular feed and talks sessions. As well as meeting many other amazing species and experiencing some up close encounters. A perfect day out for all the family where you can get closer to animals!

Eden Project’s Dinosaur Uprising, St Austell: 23 July – 4 September

This summer, the Eden Project is set for its biggest prehistoric invasion yet as it is taken over by incredible creatures from land, sea and air. Get ready to uncover fascinating facts about land-roaming giants, monsters from the deep and ancient creatures of the skies. You can also visit the tropical biomes showing diverse plants from various climates that has been dubbed the Eighth Wonder of the World by some.

Flight of the Rainbows at Paradise Park, Hayle: now – end of September

Paradise Park is a wildlife sanctuary with tropical birds and creatures, and it has a JungleBarn indoor play area. Every day throughout this summer (at 2pm), watch over 40 Swainson’s and Green-naped Lorikeets released from their enclosure as they swoop down onto the awaiting crowd. Buy a pot of nectar, and you will be guaranteed some close attention from these wonderfully mischievous little characters. You never know quite what is going to happen.

St Michael’s Mount, Marizion: dates throughout August

This summer visit St Michael’s Mount and cross the granite causeway to an island where modern life meets layers of history, discover a medieval castle, a sub-tropical paradise and a close-knit island community. Delve into the history of a fortress, a priory, a harbour and a home. St Michael’s Mount has special events throughout summer, here’s some highlights:

Kite Building Workshop: 3 August (12pm – 3pm) & 21 August (12pm-3pm)

Local kite surfing instructor Angus Tobey is going to put down the big kites for a couple of days and manage two kite building workshops. Enjoy making a kite from recycled materials and have fun making it fly.

Rockpool Explorer: 7 August (2 – 4pm) & 18 August (10am -12pm)

Take a walk on the wild side and join Claire Scott from Great Scott! Adventures Outdoors for a rummage in the rockpools. Discover and meet the weird and wonderful creatures that live just off the Mount causeway. Learn amazing things about their lives and who is dinner and who is diner.

Flambards Firework Spectacular, Helston: various dates in August

Summer is officially at Flambards as the theme park opens its doors daily for the holiday season. All the rides and attractions are open daily from 29th June until 11th September and the famous fireworks are ready to light up the summer sky in August. From Monday 8 August, visitors can enjoy the famous fireworks display at the theme park every Monday and Wednesday until 31st August. Lighting up the sky over the theme park the fireworks evenings are an unmissable experience for all the family to enjoy.

Dory and friends at Cornish Seal Sanctuary, Gweek: 16 July – 11th September

Dive into sea life this summer and learn all about blue tangs and clownfish like Dory and Nemo. Join the team at Cornish Seal Sanctuary on an interactive trail where you’ll discover facts about the real life versions of your favourite Disney Pixar characters. Complete the trail and you’ll have earned your exclusive Finding Dory reward! The Sanctuary is home to a wide range of marine creatures and you can hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit.

New 5D Simulator Theatre at Camel Creek, Wadebridge

Hold on to your (hi-tech) seats and get ready for the ride of your life! The new purpose built Super Sim Theatre is home to Cornwall’s most talked about new attraction – the Camel Creek 5D Simulator Experience! Be transported to a magical new world where 3D is just the beginning. Buckle up and join Captain Redbeard for a swashbuckling pirate adventure of discovery on the high seas! You’ll encounter skeletons, sea monsters and mermaids in this magical moving nautical odyssey.

Visit the Museum’s diary for an overview to activities and events at Cornwall’s Museums throughout summer.

Information provided by Visit Cornwall

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