How to Prepare for the Christmas Markets

With a distinct autumnal chill in the air and the first Christmas displays appearing in the major supermarkets, it’s time to start thinking in earnest about the festive season. If you’re a business owner, you’ll be preparing for the busiest time of year. For many retailers, the festive period can

Cornwall: The Prettiest Picnic Spots

One of the most enjoyable things to do during the summer is to have a picnic – and some of the prettiest picnic spots in the UK are in beautiful Cornwall! It’s time to pack your wicker basket and blanket and set off for the great outdoors. Cornwall has some

10 Must-see Attractions in Cornwall

Cornwall’s picturesque coastline boasts more than 300 miles of unspoiled cliffs and dunes. Known as the Cornish Riviera, the south coast is home to numerous picturesque harbour villages, while the north coast has plenty of seaside resorts that are famous for surfing and summer holidays. © Ruth P. Peterkin /

Wildlife on the Cornish Coast

The Cornish coastline is a great place for spotting wildlife. As well as seals, dolphins and sharks, there are plenty of other species to delight and amaze nature-lovers. Cornwall has some of the most beautiful landscapes in Britain, with an abundance of wildlife including many species of birds, butterflies, turtles,

Glastonbury Festival 2019

The famous Glastonbury Festival 2019 is due to take place at its usual venue, from Wednesday 26th June until Sunday 30th June, with this year’s headline acts including The Cure, The Killers, Stormzy, Kylie Minogue and Janet Jackson. Around 175,000 people are expected to attend Glastonbury, which is the largest

Cornish Beaches worth Exploring!

As summer approaches, it’s time to start looking out for your next getaway – and what better place to explore than the beautiful beaches around Cornwall? The county is famous for the variety and quality of its beaches. Whether you’re looking for popular family beaches, secluded beaches hidden away from

Fleetwood Mac: Gypsy

The rock band Fleetwood Mac has sold more than 100 million records to date, making them one of the best-selling artists in the world. They received a Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music in 1998 and are still going strong, more than 50 years after making their debut. Founded

Perfect Games to Play on the Go!

Some journeys seem to take forever to reach your chosen destination. Even the best road trip can begin to drag on when you’ve been travelling for several hours. This is why playing games on the journey can be fun, making the time pass more quickly. © Rawpixel.com / Adobe Stock

Percy Thrower: Our Favourite Gardener

Celebrity gardener Percy Thrower always saw himself as a gardener first and a television presenter second. Even when he achieved superstar status as host of the long-running BBC show, Gardeners’ World, he admitted nothing could ever compare with the joy he felt when gardening. He was described as “bringing passion

The UK’s Worst Storms

Severe storms have been battering Britain for centuries, causing loss of life and damage to property and the landscape. While storms have hit the headlines plenty of times in the 21st century, nothing can compare to the devastating storm that occurred more than 400 years ago. The year was 1607,