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fter a busy summer, what better way to experience some me-time than in one of Cornwall’s amazing spas? This issue, we’ve been on a mission to bring you a selection of the best places to relax and unwind. Think craggy clifftop oases of calm, hidden riverside retreats where cares melt away, and chic spaces of peace in which you can revive mind, body and soul. Each spa has its own unique feel, while all offer the most wonderful of treatments. Turn to page 21 to begin your journey of relaxation. If you can tear yourself away from your moment of serenity, then our thoughts also turn to interiors this month. Now that the weather has got colder, it’s time to hunker down and an ideal moment to take stock and make sure that your home is winter ready. Find inspiration for your home and interior from page 34. Christmas is also on the horizon, and with so many incredible makers, artists and artisans in the Duchy, getting your festive shopping done in good time is a breeze. From page 50 e sho case st a fe of orn all s finest ith somethin for every taste. Finally, we are delighted to introduce our readers to Dive Project Cornwall. Tackling an environmental problem close to our hearts, plastic pollution in our oceans, this innovative venture dives into the problem (both literally and metaphorically!) with a unique combination of education and experience. We urge you to help make a difference; turn to page 65 to find out how.

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Contents

Cover feature

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REGULARS

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News & views

Catch up with Cornwall

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Luxury property

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Coastal escapes

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On display

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Competitions

Dream homes by the sea

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Our favourite Cornish stays A window into Cornwall's art scene You have to be in it to win it!

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The perfect bed

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The ultimate upgrade

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Beating the odds

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Shining bright

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A diamond decade

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A local craft

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Go solar with GreenGen UK Lay the foundations for your interiors At prices you won't lose sleep over The hottest products on the market With Cornwall Air Ambulance A magical Trebah lantern procession Home to the perfect present Join a world of creativity and skill

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Passionately positive

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Seaside yuletide

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Time for a new challenge

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Supporting local

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Light up a life

Fourth Element's OceanPositive vision Don't miss Fowey Christmas Market An ambitious vision for the future Get started with Outset Cornwall A simpler way to shop Be pro-active with Duchy Hospital With Cornwall Hospice Care

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Interior Design | Furniture | Homewares | Kitchens | Flooring | Window Dressings

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Explore the art of living with Cloudberry

Year-round luxury Refreshingly contemporary and delightfully simple, Cloudberry’s range of homeware and interiors takes us to a world of Scandinavian Hygge living – iet calm and tho htf ll arran ed As we approach the season of sharing and giving, Cloudberry’s carefully curated collection of functional pieces promotes a movement of conscious iftin and allo s o to find somethin that will be truly treasured even after the season has passed From celebration glassware to slippers made from all-natural materials, lo d err s ran e re ects a Scandinavian way of thinking when it comes to gifts, a time for celebrating with family and giving presents to enhance e er da li in aila le in an arra of colours and provided by a Danish family business, these slippers come with a warning of addiction once tried, they’re that comfortable! For the lead up to

hristmas o can find a poc et fabric advent calendar in which you can add your own special treats or notes for the month of ecem er and for an e tra special present why not take a look at the handmade jewellery made from recycled silver and gold for a minimal and timeless design? We can look forward to some particularly unique Christmas decorations that will be available in store and online for the festive season, including tomte, handmade in Sweden and each one ni e hese little characters represent creatures from Nordic folklore who are associated with the winter solstice and the Christmas season, and would make a fantastic addition to any home during the festi e period For more information call 01326 761029 or visit www.cloudberryliving.co.uk

with Kernow Springs At Kernow Springs, the team believe that real comfort and true satisfaction can be found in the simplest of forms, and that form is a ood fired ild spa e perience Using his previous boat-building skills and knowledge of different wood types, founder of Kernow Springs, Martin Dean, is leading the a in the ind str of ood fired hot t s here in the so th est With many of us now looking to ‘re-wild’ ourselves, these make the perfect addition to any garden, and have recently taken the glamping and holiday home market by storm, adding a particularly l rio s temptation to e e perienced all year round! Made from 100% natural materials and electricity free, installation is a breeze, and if you’re quick you could ha e o r ne ild spa e perience p and running for Christmas! For more information call 07779 374017 or visit www.kernowsprings.co.uk

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Get set for autumn

MAD Water Sports Ltd surfs through the pandemic

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Need an escape with your group? If so, Keeping Cornwall moving since December 2020, Rapid Health Test provides fast, vital and reliable PCR and Antigen test results for private customers and commercial clients, alon side it to ra el ertification a and a testin and certification for those living and working in the south west. We managed to catch up with Dr Stolte about his latest clinic opening and 2-day testing via antigen: “With regulations changing and simplifying from 4th October, we have already seen a steady stream of private PCR testing, but also a big increase in day-2 testing via antigen which will be introduced by the end of October 2021 for those who are fully vaccinated.” Make sure to quote ‘Cornwall Living’ to receive £10 off your Covid Testing with Rapid Health Test. For more information call 01872 229740 or visit www.rapidhealthtest.com

With stand-up paddleboarding becoming one of the fastest growing sports in the last few years, and especially over the recent lockdowns, a Cornwall based family have made a few deft moves in creating and opening a new retail operation based on the outskirts of Wadebridge. Previously having run and owned a local residential outdoor centre, providing activity holidays and courses for schools and adults, which was adversely affected by the pandemic, the family took the decision to make some radical changes to their lives by closing the centre and setting up this new venture in late 2020. Due to the various loc do ns the retail nit finall opened properly in April 2021. The family bring with them an incredible depth of knowledge and alifications from t ent ears coaching and instructing within the centre. They have created a unique shopping experience in the retail unit, where the atmosphere is relaxed, and the team are

keen to promote a friendly and helpful service. With the addition of a new me anine oor a fantastic spacio s and airy display area has been created for hundreds of surf, paddle and body boards. There are also hydrofoils, wings, and foil boards along with windsurfers available to view and purchase in the shop. On the lo er oor there are heaps of sef l accessories, change robes and quality wetsuits from several manufacturers. a in en o ed a er s first s mmer season, the team are looking forward to offering the new seasonal stock lines, and with the retail open all year round for all o r s rfin and paddle oardin needs why not head over and check it out? For more information please call 01208 814222 or visit www.madwatersports.co.uk

An unforgettable tree-top experience Hangloose Adventure has some of the best activities in Cornwall, including Skywire, England’s longest Zipline, and Gravity, a 20 metre Giant Swing. You can even take part in the Aerial Trekking High Ropes Course! There’s nothing better than having fun with your friends or family members, so why not book a trip to Hangloose Adventure today? It will be one of the most memorable days of your life – they guarantee it! The

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News & views Are you prepared

for the autumn?

The return of the

Cornish Winter Fair One of Cornwall’s most highly anticipated food and farming events is back on the calendar for 2021! The Cornish Winter Fair, held at the Royal Cornwall Events Centre in Wadebridge on Saturday 20th November, celebrates the best of Cornwall’s farming and food industry. There is set to be a wide range of trade stands, not to mention the best in Cornish food and drink, as well as hand-made gifts and products, perfect for a bit of festive retail therapy!

Autumn brings with it many challenges for gardeners, from fertilising the lawn and raking the leaves, to ensuring your fence is up-to-task for the turbulent weather ahead. Fortunately, ColourFence has found ways in which you can reduce the impact of the changing seasons on your garden. Firstly, choosing the right time to install your fence is key. It can be hard not to disturb plants, but with emptier borders, autumnthrough-winter is a great time, leaving you with a stunning backdrop for summer but without the need to paint in the spring. Secondly, ensuring your fence is secure is paramount. ColourFence can withstand wind gusts of up to 130mph, eliminating fallen panels. What’s more, the steel it’s made from won’t rust, warp or peel, and many customers see it as ‘weatherproof’, with storms no longer leaving a large repair bill in their wake. For more information call 01637 222578 or visit www.colourfencecornwall.co.uk

Honorary Show Secretary Chris Riddle sa s his ill e the first ornish Winter Fair held since 2019, and we cannot wait to welcome everyone back for a day of competition, fun, and

some Christmas shopping!” The event is free to visitors, with doors opening at 10am. For more information follow CornishWinterFair or visit www.royalcornwallshow.org/ cornish-winter-fair

Balance – your coastal wellness sanctuary Skincare specialist and nurse Hollie, always had the vision of setting up a spa that combined skincare with self-care – a place of relaxation, a real retreat. A visit to Balance is a holistic experience, where Hollie combines medical knowledge and wellbeing expertise. Located in beautiful Rock, you can expect a warm welcome, surrounded by natural textures and warming tones, a calm environment where everything has been considered. Feel your bare feet on oa oors efore sin in into one of the plush sofas, relax under soothing lights within the comfort of heated blankets. At Balance, they focus on cutting-edge science with an emphasis on skin health and wellbeing. Combining luxurious surroundings, advanced products and state-of-the-art

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News & views A unique experience at

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Keeping your hot tubs bubbling If you have a holiday home in Cornwall and need to keep your hot tub in tip-top condition for your guests, make sure to get in touch with Hot Tub Help, a local family repair business. Jon, owner of the company, explains: “We only repair hot tubs, we keep the repairs costs to a minimum and we look after our hot tub owners. We don’t charge expensive call outs or insist on yearly services like the retailers with big overheads, we go for a much more personal relationship and try to advise people on how to save money.” With 15 years’ experience as a Hot Tub Technician, Jon has worked for the biggest companies in the hot tub industry, and can offer the help you need to maintain yours.

English Spirit can’t wait to welcome you to their unique new distillery, café, and visitor experience at Treguddick Manor, near Launceston. Enjoy a distillery tour and tasting, where you’ll learn about the process of scratchdistilling vodkas, gins, rums, single malts, liqueurs, and more. You’ll see over 70 species of plants in their geodesic domes and finish ith a ided tastin from the UK’s widest variety of spirits distilled under one roof. Relax in the distillery café, serving quality hot drinks and light lunches, along with a one-of-a-kind bar menu of over 40 different spirits made by the distillery. The shop is the perfect place to pick up a unique spirit as a festive gift, including the famous Christmas Spirit Rum Liqueur! For more information call 01787 237896 or visit www.englishspirit.uk

For more information visit www.hottubhelp.co.uk

Charity honours

longest serving volunteers

Six volunteers who’ve collectively supported Cornwall Hospice Care for nearly 270 years have been honoured at a special tea, held at Mount Edgcumbe Hospice in St Austell, orn all s first hospice hich last ear reached its 40th anniversary. The six included Tess and Mike Bowen, Barbara Rogers, Liz Elford, Margaret Geake and Tina Jefferis who’s been involved with the charity for 50 years. Hosting the gathering was Paul Brinsley, the healthcare charity’s Chief Executive: “It’s an honour to welcome you and I’m simply amazed at your dedicated service. The pandemic put paid to all our

40th anniversary events so it’s lovely to be able to welcome you at last to say a heartfelt thank you. You’ve been part of our story throughout and there just aren’t words to express how extraordinary you’ve all been.” For more information call 01726 839156 or visit www.cornwallhospicecare.co.uk

Realise your kitchen fantasies There has never been a better time to get that kitchen you have always dreamed of; whether it is a subtle transformation or a strip and start again, Dream Doors is here to help. With a wide range of classic and contemporary door designs paired with an on-trend palette, they have something to suit all tastes.

loorin ran e the team of s illed fitters can also help you complete your new kitchen look.

Not only can the team transform your kitchen, with the recent launch of the Karndean Ridge Core Luxury Vinyl

For more information call 01872 240650 or visit www.dreamdoors.co.uk

Whatever your wishes might be for the heart of your home, the Dream Doors team are always happy to discuss ideas and offer advice, so why not give them a call?

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News & views

Finding inner tranquillity

at Una St Ives

Located in breathtaking Carbis Bay, Una St Ives promises the most luxurious of stays to all guests and visitors. During your break, you are invited to enjoy the exceptional leis re facilities incl din the infinit pool Life Fitness Gym and jacuzzi, while a visit to Una Spa is perfect for the ultimate pampering. Not a guest? No problem, as a full range of memberships are available for locals to enjoy the leisure facilities, with the added bonus of a 10% discount when eating at the award-winning Una Kitchen!

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their treatments, you’ll come away feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Starting from £60, and including a treatment and either breakfast or lunch, Una Spa Day Packages are the ideal way to treat yourself or maybe to celebrate a special occasion.

If you fancy a day out with friends, the indulgent spa treatments and the cedarlined sauna make for a perfect prelude to a delightful dinner together at Una Kitchen. Using award-winning Elemis products in

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Prepare for your project

with Estuary Textiles Stocking an extensive collection of wonderful material for both home, interior projects and those of the textile artist or student, Estuary Textiles’ collection spans many decades – from the 1850s to the 2020s – and also encompasses world textiles. They can pair handwoven kutnu silk from the Middle East with 1960s tweeds, or turn-of-the-century patchwork from America with classic British out-of-print designs, making for totally unique and highly desirable combinations. The team are very happy to work with customers to sell the exact cut of fabric needed for their projects. Sustainability, minimal waste and economical purchases are all part of the shop ethos,

so next time you’re in Wadebridge, make sure to pop in to Estuary Textiles at 5 Polmorla Road, PL27 7ND. For more information visit estuarytextiles

Having now been established for almost three years, West Coast Architecture is fast becoming a household name, with a focus on private residential projects and a personal relationship with clients as top priority, as Lead Architect Antonio Sánchez explains: “It is our personal and friendly approach that has become something of a selling point to our clients.” Working with both private self-builders that wish to build their own residence, and builders looking for a full technical design for their projects, a collaborative approach has proved to be incredibly successful for the team. From concept designs and planning applications to building control, West Coast Architecture covers all aspects of the process, and with an ever-growing portfolio of residential clients it is clear that the team’s passion for good design is what drives this Newquay-based company forward. For more information call 07453 672432 or visit www.westcoastarchitecture.co.uk

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News & views Give the gift of style this Christmas

If you are looking for gift inspiration for family and friends, or hoping to treat yourself and your home, then take a look at Duchy Living’s wonderful online selection of luxury cushions, throws and bedspreads. Beautifully soft velvet and embroidered cotton in an array of shades and patterns are guaranteed to bring joy and warmth to any room. Duchy Living is also known for its vast selection of handwoven rugs, and for those looking for something truly unique, company founder, Jenny, also offers a personalised rug-sourcing service. This includes the chance to try before you buy and there ens re it fits o r home perfectly. And if it doesn’t, Jenny will do e er thin she can to find the perfect ne addition to your interior. For more information call 01872 857007 or visit www.duchyliving.co.uk

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A date for the diary The team at Bedruthan Hotel and Spa are delighted to announce the return of their Christmas Fayre for 2021, and welcome you back for a feel-good festive e tra a an a f ll of orn all s finest crafters, creatives, and artisan makers.

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fter 18 months of angst and uncertainty and to be frank, a whole heap of stress coming from one corner or another, I am ready for some relaxation… Whether you have a frantic family life, a busy job or are just looking for some me-time, I’ve been on the h nt to find the est ornish spas in hich to chill, feel those shoulders lower and let those cares simply ebb away. Spa days should be a necessity not a luxury! The Spa at Una features four restful treatment rooms providing an extensive range of pampering and holistic treatments, a sun-lit 15-metre swimming pool, kid’s pool, jacuzzi, sauna, and steam room alongside the Life Fitness gym. It’s in a lovely, tranquil setting with a huge pool area, perfect for working up an appetite that is easily sated by booking in for lunch at the fantastic Una Kitchen. This spa is also ideal if you have a mini-me ho o ld also li e a pamper hildren s treatments include a Sparkle Package for little fin ers or toes or a entle facial s ita le for young teenagers. If you’re like me and prefer your treatments to be a little more energising then the Elemis Hot Mineral Body Boost is a powerful treatment designed to stimulate every cell in the body, helping alleviate muscular pain and remove toxins. A combination of metabolic balancing and skin conditioning results in an energising feeling of wellness. The wild, elemental setting combined with the use of Elemis products brings together nature and science for the ultimate escape. www.unastives.co.uk

The Natural Health Spa at Budock Vean Hotel is a friendly and relaxed spa tucked away in a beautiful country house hotel on the banks of the Helford river. The setting is truly wonderful and as you enter the spa you’ll feel like you’ve stepped away from the busy world outside. The stunning pool, with its vaulted ceilin and ast open fireplace that warms the space in winter, is perfect for a oat efore the o tdoor hot t invites a bubbly soak. This is an easy place to wind down. Relax on a teak steamer lounger around the pool hile ein h pnotised the ic erin ames of the fire nd hen o e ind l ed in a treatment, you can enjoy lunch or a drink on the terrace overlooking the subtropical gardens or cosy up on a sink-into armchair in the welcoming hotel lounge. o ll find lemis sed for facials and massage treatments, while Jessica nail products take beautiful care of hands and nails. I highly recommend the one- or twoho r o t re o ch this all em racin massage and facial treatment is the icing on the cake to a glorious spa session. www.budockvean.co.uk/spa

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Gwel An Mor This spa here has recently been awarded Gold in the 'Wellbeing and Spa Experience of the ear cate or at the orn all and o th West Tourism Awards, so you know you’ll be in good hands. A relaxing sanctuary by the sea, you’ll receive a warm friendly welcome here – it is a place where time stands still, there is no rush nor tear. Adopting the unique Elemental Herbology concept guests enjoy an initial consultation with therapists before being matched with the most appropriate element from Fire, Earth, Metal, Wood or ater a process that ens res o r treatment and products used, work in harmony with your body’s needs. Gwel An Mor has also recently partnered with Made for Life Organics, whose products,  ABOVE prod ced here in orn all are sed in cancer Find inner peace at touch therapy™. These specialist treatments Gwel an Mor bring a sense of wellness to anyone who would enefit from a se ence of entle and slo massage movements, particularly those going through chemotherapy and radiotherapy but also for anyone with other chronic health conditions. The spa boasts a pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and gym and if you’re in search of a top-to-toe ritual then the Atlantic Bliss signature treatment is the ultimate hydration experience, leaving your mind still and your skin nourished. www.gwelanmor.com Mullion Cove Hotel and Spa is quite possibly one of the most romantic cliff top spa hotels in the UK. With panoramic views of the horizon, the purpose-built spa brings the romance of the sea into every aspect of its design and spa experiences. From the granite, copper, bronze and tin used in its construction to the spa treatments offered, the deep blue’s healing properties will envelop you here. Whether staying with your loved one or travelling solo with friends, who wouldn’t want to watch the s n o do n from the clifftop o tdoor hot t this is the epitome of being romanced by the sea. An outdoor heated swimming pool and

indoor hydrotherapy infinit pool tic the boxes for water babes, while a steam room, sauna and outdoor hot tub envelop the body in warmth for the soul. Made for Life Organics and VOYA products are used to achieve total relaxation with the Mullion Ocean Essence signature spa treatment desi ned to release realign and re-energise, stresses and strains are released with a stunning fusion of shiatsu-inspired pressures and techniques. Or melt tired, aching muscles whilst being warmed by a Jade Wave Stone massage. This is sure to soothe the soul as the Lizard peninsula’s balancing serpentine hot stones are placed along key points of the body. Whichever treatment you choose, time spent here is simply divine. www.mullion-cove.co.uk If you’re looking for a cosy little haven of relaxation and calm and one that’s extremely welcoming, then St Moritz Hotel’s Cowshed Spa, the only one to be found outside Soho House properties, is the place for you. Its ni e r stic l e o shed spa concept is a perfect match for the t orit otel a place offering guests the ultimate space in which to unwind, relax alone or with friends, and enjoy a glass of champagne. he o shed pa is ased on the e cl si e beauty philosophy designed, tried and tested at Babington House in Somerset. Moodenhancing products are based on botanical ingredients straight out of an English country garden and are expertly blended to soothe or re i e o shed prod cts are form lated with wild-crafted plant extracts and essential oils, and are named in ‘moods’ for the enefits their in redients pro ide and ho they make you feel. Ultimate indulgence comes in the form of the o shed i nat re assa e a espo e massa e sin one of the seven signature moods tailored to your skin’s needs using a personalised edit of both o shed and in e ticals prod cts www.stmoritzhotel.co.uk

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entertaining, whilst the main living area – with French doors leading out onto the terrace and its wonderful southerly views – allows you and yours to spread out when relaxing at home is the order of the day. There are currently two bedrooms, including a master with en suite, with a large landing area and generous study offering the potential for two further bedrooms, if required. The original farmhouse, meanwhile, has been beautifully renovated to offer a lovely, spacious home. Features of note include a thoughtfully designed kitchen (also with an a at its heart as ell as a lo el dinin area and a useful, separate utility room. From the main reception room (with its welcoming ood rner rench doors open o t onto a terrace and decking, where far-reaching rural views make taking your morning coffee al fresco a tempting prospect indeed. ll of this lies e idistant from the bohemian harbour town of Falmouth and the cathedral city of Truro. Close to the popular village of Perranwell with its pub and village facilities, as well as the innumerable beaches of the south and north coasts, residents of Rose Farm are in optimum position to make the very best of a life in Cornwall.

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Cornwall’s premier, family run, flooring & bed specialist We pride ourselves on the very high standard of service we provide. As Cornwall’s premier flooring company it is essential for us to maintain this quality of service at all times and provide each customer with an enjoyable, informative and stress free experience from initial enquiry to completed installation.

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01208 76859 • www.bodminflooring.co.uk Bodmin Flooring Centre • Dunmere Road • Bodmin • Cornwall • PL31 2QN Showroom open Monday - Saturday 9:00am until 5:00pm

Spyrys Spas & Hot Tubs is a Cornish company specialising in hot tubs and swim spas to suit all needs and budgets.

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area, pond and lawn invite al fresco evenings under the stars if you’d prefer to venture outside of your private terrace or balcony. Located in one of Cornwall’s most highly regarded addresses, Sea Road in Carlyon Bay, Trenarren House boasts uninterrupted sea views and a south-facing position, just a short drive away from Charlestown, Fowey and attractions like The Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan. If you’re looking for a stunning apartment within a development that stands out from the crowd, Trenarren House will make a perfect home or investment.

INFORMATION S ix luxury apartments M esmerising sea views T hree bedrooms each P rivate terraces/ balconies E levator access T wo parking spaces each L andscaped gardens and communal seating area L easehold ( 999 y ears) with share of f reehold

PRICES: £675,000 - £750,000

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With uncertainty on the horizon for our energy costs, there is no better time to consider going solar.  ABOVE

GreenGen have over 10 years' experience in solar PV installations  INSET

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oncern for imminent increases in our energy bills has many of us looking for a solution to the uncertainty that comes with relying on the national grid for our electricity, and the experts at GreenGen understand how important it is for us all to be reducing our carbon footprint and looking for ways to go green. With over ten years’ experience in solar PV installations, the team at GreenGen have become one of the south west’s leading solar providers. Solar power is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint, move away from grid dependence, and bring your monthly bills down too. As we can expect our bills to go up sharply in the near future, what better time could there be to consider solar power for your home? The energy generated from solar panels can power your entire home or business, and by replacing demand from the grid with renewable solar power, solar installations are dramatically reducing the carbon footprint of homes and businesses all across the country, whilst keeping your bills in check too! Any excess energy can be sold back to the grid through the Smart Export Guarantee, but there is a way to retain as much of your energy as possible to replace grid demand during the evening or overnight. By employing a battery storage system

alongside your solar PV, you’ll save even more money and could be almost entirely independent from the national grid. As a certified installer of solar and atter solutions, GreenGen offers installations to customers throughout the south west. Offering varying storage capacities and continuous discharge power, strong warranties and market-leading functionality, GreenGen has a battery solution for all existing and new solar PV customers. With free surveys, quotes and helpful advice from the team, GreenGen has a variety of options to suit anyone’s needs, and you can feel at ease in the absence of pressurised selling tactics. Informative proposals are provided after a friendly chat about what would work best for you and your home or business, so why not get in touch with the local, experienced experts for a discussion on how you can take your first step to ards controllin o r ener bills and reducing the carbon footprint of your home?

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Time to make a change Say hello to efficient & sustainable electric heating Your radiators are miles better. Clearly built and finished to a higher standard and that is most definitely reflected in far superior performance.

Installed by a Which? Trusted trader, ELKAtherm® electric radiators from South West Heating are the perfect solution for homes looking to future proof themselves against increasingly expensive and pollutive fossil fuels. Simply choose a provider that guarantees 100% renewable energy!

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BEST LAID From luxury carpets that leave an impression to sleek and stylish flooring, South West Carpets have just the thing for any home.

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raditional or contemporary, quaint and cosy or spacious and light, no matter the shape and style of your house, carpets and oorin la the fo ndations for our ultimate home interiors. You might be looking for Cornish cottage chic or Scandi style minimalism, either way you’ll be spoilt for choice with South West Carpets. ith an e pert team of contract fitters that have over 25 years’ worth of experience in the oorin trade o th est arpets can offer a complete fittin ser ice from start to finish incl din the all important oor preparation here necessar ri ht the a thro h to final fittin so o don t ha e to lift a fin er s a local famil company who understand the importance of getting it just right the team are happy to meet o r personal specifications and ith their knowledge and experience you can trust that they’ll help you to achieve your dream oorin pro ect f o re not ite sure what you’re looking for, why not take advantage of their free measure, quotation and sample service? f o re loo in to spr ce p o r holida let or second home ith the freshest oors for a brighter interior, South West Carpets are well equipped to take the lead for you as a Cornish company you can count

on. Priding themselves on a friendly, no nonsense approach, any project will be a breeze from the start with a dedicated team ho en o the challen e of those di c lt o s to ens re the finish is tr l sensational Whether you’re dreaming of the cosiest of li in rooms that l r loo edroom or a sleek and shining kitchen, the 13,000 square foot sho room at relo an nd strial state in Newquay is the perfect space to showcase the ast ran e of oorin options the have to offer any domestic or commercial need. The quality choice and value with a side of first class personal ser ice is not an opportunity to be missed, so make sure to pay them a visit.

ABOVE Comfort and style for any home  INSET Laying the foundations for your dream interiors

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B O R N I N I TA LY. M A D E I N C O R N W A L L

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Stay for three nights. Pay for two! Hidden amongst the wilds of the Lizard peninsula, Housel Bay offers a remote escape on nature’s edge. When you get a free night’s stay, who could say no? The perfect place from which to explore.

Housel Bay Hotel | The Lizard | Cornwall | TR12 7PG 01326 567 500 | stay@houselbay.com | www.houselbay.com

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•EXPERIENCE• T H E P E R F E C T B E D AT A B A R G A I N P R I C E I N T H E CHRISTIE'S BED SHOP HALF PRICE SALE A good night’s sleep is essential to well-being, which is why the average person spends a third of their lives in the land of nod. With this in mind, it’s important that your bed is up to the task! With more than 100 beds on display, the Christie's Bed Shop within Christie’s Furniture, Penryn, offers the widest selection of beds in Cornwall, with ranges to suit every style, budget and requirement. With a hugely impressive range of products on display and expert advice also available, the Christie’s Bed Shop half-price sale offers you the chance to choose from a wealth of market-leading beds, all with price tags you’re unlikely to lose sleep over.

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This month we explore some of the hottest products on the market with HBH Woolacotts.

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espite a backdrop of global stock shortages, supply issues and transportation challenges, Black Friday and Christmas Sales will still be the best opportunity to upgrade your home with some of the latest technology and electrical products. This month HBH Woolacotts take us through some of the hottest products; whether it's TVs, home cinemas or kitting out your kitchen with the best cooking appliances, HBH Woolacotts have you got you covered with products from all the top brands to suit all budgets and tastes. With nine stores throughout Cornwall and Devon, HBH Woolacotts are the south west’s leading independent electrical retailer, stocking a huge range of top brand electrical appliances. The shops and staff are readily available with display and demo stock to help ensure you can make the best possible purchase to suit your needs. Supported with a price match promise and a free delivery service, you can rest assured you’ll be getting the best products, the best service and the best prices!

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and Signature TVs available, the A and B ranges will provide you with the chance to purchase 48” and 55” models at under £1,000. The OLED48A16LA, for example, is likely to be priced at £799.99 for Black Friday, an unmissable opportunity if you’re looking to upgrade this year.

Sony XR55A84JU 55” OLED TV Featuring Sony’s brand new XR processor the orld s first co niti e intelligence TV, as well as Smart TV powered by Google TV – the Sony XR55A84JU 55” OLED TV provides an unrivalled combination of awesome picture quality and simple-to-use functionality, and at only £1,299 this represents fantastic value for money for one of the best TVs on the market, with 65” and 77” versions also available.

LG OLED48A16LA LG has long been a market leader in televisions, and the 2021 second-generation OLED TVs are no different, with improved contrast ratios delivering a dazzling picture and colo r fidelit that replicate the original image. This year LG has focused on making OLED TVs accessible to everyone, and while it still has the Gallery

Home sound from Sonos Whether it's immersive home cinema, effortless home music or listening on the go, Sonos’ wireless audio products have it all. Why not mix and match Sonos speakers to create your perfect system that allows you to stream the music you love to anywhere you want, all with a beautifully balanced sound? Sonos speakers start from £179.99, and the brand-new second-generation Beam is onos first compact home cinema soundbar with Dolby Atmos sound. Kit out your kitchen If you’re looking to upgrade your kitchen and want to indulge your passion for cooking and food, HBH Woolacotts have you covered with some of the best cooking appliances and kitchen gadgets around. Whether it’s the latest built-in kitchen appliances from brands such as Neff, Bosch, Miele or Fisher & Paykel, or kitchen gadgets and food preparation from brands such as Magimix, Kitchen Aid or Dualit, HBH Woolacotts has a comprehensive range of products available to suit all requirements and budgets.

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THE ODDS With lifesavers all around us, it just goes to show that miracles do still happen.  ABOVE The Cornwall Air Ambulance paramedics were able to save a life thanks to local heroes

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hen 63-year-old Amazon delivery driver Chris Barendt collapsed at the wheel during his route on 30th March 2021, the outcome didn’t look good. The sudden halt prompted drivers in nearby vehicles – including RNLI lifeguards Tom McRitchie and raham isher to p ll o er to help Smashing the window, they pulled Chris on to the road to commence CPR along with passer-by Colin Grant, while they awaited the emergency services. er one sa s it s a miracle hose on scene that day all thought I was dead – I technically was for 27 minutes,” says hris t is testament to the actions of the lifeguards, the passers-by, the ambulance crew and the air ambulance that I am here today. What can I say – thanks just isn’t enough!” Chris was shocked seven times with a defi rillator responders from the o th estern m lance er ice o ndation Trust before he regained a pulse. Landing in a near field in st min tes the Cornwall Air Ambulance paramedics sedated Chris and put him on a ventilator to transfer him to Royal Cornwall Hospital. Thomas Hennessy Jones, Critical Care Paramedic for Cornwall Air Ambulance, e plains e er than in people s r i e an o t of hospital cardiac arrest or hris to not only survive, but to be back to full health

is remarkable. I don’t meet many patients that have had such a successful story. The key to success is the chain of survival: early inter ention earl earl defi rillation and post-resuscitation care. It’s a team effort, only when all the links come together does it work for that person.” Just 48 hours later, doctors at the hospital were amazed when Chris was sat up in bed talking. He spent two weeks in hospital before returning to his home in Penryn. Chris wanted to share his story to mark Restart a Heart Day in October – a campaign which encourages as many people as possible to learn lifesaving CPR and defi rillation s ills or people to s r i e in these situations, it’s really important that everyone knows how to do this. The actions that happened in the first fi e min tes and beyond made all the difference, it gave someone like me a chance.”

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01637 860322 www.theparkcornwall.com

DREAMING OF A RUSTIC COUNTRY WEDDING? Your home away from home! Cornwall’s exclusive award winning holiday village. Just a stone’s throw away from Mawgan Porth beach, complete with numerous play areas, an indoor and outdoor pool, holiday fun activities, resident chickens and not forgetting our friendly goats. Each of the properties is unique with a variety of luxury lodges, some with private hot tubs, cottages, superior caravans, park cabins and our yurt village is just magical. Essentially, there is something to cater for every taste. Our Restaurant – The Kitchen by The Beach just the place for yummy locally sourced food.

Avalen Farm, tucked away in the heart of Cornwall, is surrounded by rolling hills and rambling hedgerows. It’s hard to believe this historic courtyard of buildings is just minutes away from the A30 and the centre of the county. As a family run business we are proud to be able to offer that personal touch, helping to craft a unique, flexible and relaxed occasion for you and your guests. We are registered to hold civil services at the farm, or you can choose to have a celebrant – or just hold your wedding reception here. Whatever your ideas, whatever the size wedding, we offer the blank canvas and help to personalise your perfect day.

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Lanivet, Bodmin, PL30 5HT

Tel: 07881224791 / 01208 832 877 www.avalenweddings.co.uk

SIMPLY, STYLISH DINING FOR FOOD LOVERS Chef Matt enjoys working with fresh, seasonal produce that arrives at the restaurant on a daily basis. This allows the kitchen team to come up with new dishes regularly, keeping Flavoursome, locally the menu current and completely fresh! sourced, honest food. We look forward to welcoming you here at Restaurant Four! Chef Matt enjoys working with fresh, seasonal produce that arrives at the restaurant on a daily basis. This allows the kitchen team to come up with new dishes regularly, keeping the menu current and completely fresh! We look forward to welcoming you here at Restaurant 33 HIGH ST, FALMOUTH TR11 2AD 33 HIGH ST, FALMOUTH TR11 2AD T: 01326 218138 T: 01326 218138 www.restaurantfour.co.uk www.restaurantfour.co.uk

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Beautiful stays in Mevagissey, St Ives and Widemouth Bay

Broom Park, Mevagissey There aren’t many holiday homes that compare to the ni e and historic room ar and for the first time this country residence is available as a homestay rental. It’s the perfect way to gather ten family and friends for a very special escape, boasting lots of interior space and extensive gardens. Starting in the tastefully decorated kitchen, it is light, bright, user-friendly and has all the mod cons you could ever need. You also have a lovely dining and family room with a large stylish table and French windows that open onto an outdoor breakfast area. The sitting room has a relaxing feel to it, hosting comfy sofas and contemporary art or and there are fi e ea tif l bedrooms in the home; two of which are en suite! The gardens at Broom Park are, to sa the least ma nificent incl din an extensive lawn, walled garden and a courtyard. Furthermore, you have a spectacular south-facing terrace with a covered area, complete with a dining table and chairs. Broom Park is perfectly located for those wanting to experience this unique corner of Cornwall. Whoever you bring, whatever you want to do, Broom Park will be your home from home, your house in the country.

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R+J SUPPLIES Wheal Parade • Praa Sands • TR20 9SQ

3,000 sq feet of fabulous displays plus all the bargains on cards, papers, gift bags, bows, accessories, ribbons, crackers, decorations and giftware that you have come to expect from R&J Supplies. We have more than 2O different LED and Fibre Optic trees. LED tree lights in warm and cold white and multi- colour, snowing icicle lights, net lights, dewdrop lights and lots of battery-operated lights and light up figures and scenes. Great range of electric plug in colour changing oil burners for just £19.99.

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STAY Primrose Cottage, St Ives Nestled in the charming Primrose Valley of St Ives sits a picturesque Cornish cottage, full of character and charm with the most spectacularly framed sea views of Porthminster beach. Accommodating six guests, Primrose Cottage includes two double bedrooms within the main property and an additional double room in the anne located amon st the ild o ers of the garden for a romantic, private retreat. The perfect location for relaxing with family and friends, Primrose Cottage boasts a beautiful double fronted living room with high ceilings and views across Porthminster beach and St Ives town. Visiting during the winter months? Enjoy these views while cosying up in front of the log burner with a mug of hot chocolate. The large dining area seats six, perfect for entertaining, and the recently refurbished kitchen comes complete with a traditional AGA, exuding warmth and traditional cottage vibes. tep o tside to a ild o er cotta e arden ith a patio area, a large table with seating for six guests and a gas barbeque, perfect for relaxing in the evening and enjoying a glass of wine on those warm summer nights. And did we mention the rather practical outside shower and hanging space for wetsuits – ideal for rinsin off after a f n filled da on the each Exuding peace and tranquillity, this is the perfect place to escape from the challenges of day to day life to unwind and relax by the sea.

01736 796198 www.escapetostives.co.uk

Trevose View, Widemouth Bay Set atop the cliff, overlooking Widemouth Bay, this is a unique holiday home to enjoy with family or friends. With no near neighbours it is the ultimate coastal getaway, offering luxury accommodation with only the sound of the gulls and waves for company. Should you wish to venture forth, this area of north Cornwall is an adventurer's paradise just waiting to be discovered. Inspired by its coastal location, as well as the owners’ travels around the globe, Trevose View exudes a charm rarely matched. A Balinese in ence can e fo nd in e er room ith espo e furnishings carefully chosen to create a calming oasis pen plan li in and oor to ceilin indo s make the most of the incredible ocean vista, while the fi e ea tif l edrooms in ite tired odies to rest awhile, ready to awake, invigorated for the next day's adventure. Imagine waking to the sound of the waves and enjoying breakfast out on the sun deck, or nestled in the walled patio. If you fancy a morning surf, the waves at Widemouth are temptingly close; with around 2.5 acres of garden there is ample space for lawn games, or children can let of steam on the supplied micro scooters. And did we mention the sunsets? Trevose View is perfectly positioned for sundowns that will take your breath away.

01288 354470 www.elitewestholidays.co.uk

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Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at Rhubarb & Bloom! It’s never too early to wrap up your Christmas party, with a sleigh full of festive treats from £18.95 per person, we’ve got everything you need to plan a celebration like no other. Available from 22nd November - 22nd December Booking essential! ndercover outdoor seat ew u ing.. . • N pen fires • Hom o g n i r a o e c ooke • R df • Delicious S ood und ay d o l g u g r f i i e t w u o a a l ks f ast • Be ro m s... the pub

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To discuss our Christmas party packages and pricing options in more detail, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the Rhubarb & Bloom today!

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BRIGHT This Christmas season join a magical lantern procession on an intimate journey through Trebah to firelit festivities on the beach.

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hat could be more in the Christmas spirit than coming together in joy and creativity to light up the darkness of the winter months? This season you are invited to experience the enchanting Trebah Garden at night, to navigate the sub-tropical pathways by the warm glow of your own handcrafted lantern and watch mesmerising ames and re ections on the shoreline Explore the garden on your return journey thro h t nnels of t in lin li hts to find local artist-created lantern installations, including lantern specialists Tony Crosby of Truro City of Lights, and Laura Francis artin of ll minate esti al a e s re to look out for lanterns from the community and education programme, designed and created by schools across Cornwall! You are cordially invited to make your very own lanterns to guide your family do n to the fire li ht on the each st ma e s re to pre oo o r e perience Trebah’s artists will be on hand to support you through the process of designing and building your lantern and to help you achie e o r creati e potential While this is a family event for all ages, unfortunately it is not suitable for buggies or dogs, but do make sure to get in touch if o ha e an access needs rther details of available time slots and booking information

can be found on the website, tickets priced at for ad lts and for children ith re ah em ers recei in a discount, and the option to make your very own lantern for an additional £4 with all the materials o ll need incl ded Trebah Garden of Light is a pilot event exploring the possibility of a winter festival of li ht for orn all ornish ardens of Light would be created in partnership with some of Cornwall’s most breath-taking locations, from the Isles of Scilly to the Tamar Valley, with the ultimate ambition being to build a festival to shine some hope in the dark winter months, celebrating the uniqueness of Cornwall’s landscape and developing an opportunity to bring one and all together to share in contemporary ornish c lt re

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DID YOU KNOW? Trebah Garden is open to prebooked visits from Saturday to Wednesday from 10am to 5pm.

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Showcasing local artists and art galleries 1. CSCAPE ART

2. THE COWHOUSE GALLERY

Trawler Under Fiery Skies by Sarah Blakey

Pink/Purple Anodised Aluminium and Sterling Silver leaf necklace by Rachel Stowe

Cscape Art is the gallery and studio of artist Sarah Blakey and her photographer husband, Mick. Here you can meet the artist and perhaps invest in an original painting or print. Sarah’s work is about bringing colour and interest to everyday scenes, capturing the essence of working life on the rivers and seas and under the ground.

Situated in the picturesque coastal village of Perranuthnoe, the Cowhouse gallery is run entirely by a group of local artists and craftspeople, offering a wide range of original pieces including paintings, ceramics, jewellery, glass and more! Make sure to pay the gallery a visit which is open daily from 11am to 4pm during the winter.

THE OLD WORKSHOP, CHARLESTOWN PL25 3NJ 01726 66639 | www.theoldworkshopcharlestown.co.uk

LYNFIELD CRAFT CENTRE, PERRANUTHNOE TR20 9NE 01736 710538 | www.cowhousegallery.co.uk

3. LISA HARKER

Santa Paws by Lisa Harker Having lived in Cornwall for more than a decade, Lisa draws inspiration from the beauty of her surroundings. This friendly gallery lies in the heart of the cathedral city of Truro, offering quirky art at affordable prices. Open Tuesday to Saturday, 11am to 4pm, be sure to stop by for an original, unique and personalised Christmas gift this holiday season! 8 PYDAR MEWS, TRURO TR1 2UX lisaharkerart | www.lisaharkerart.co.uk

5. ALCHEMY TILES

Fall in Love by Mel Chambers “Close your eyes. Fall in love. Stay there.” – Rumi. Cornish made and exquisitely hand crafted by Mel Chambers of Alchemy Tiles. Using ancient 13th century inlay techniques, each piece is individually hand carved (rather than painted) with beautiful images and words into stunning bespoke and unique creations. Each handmade tile is held eternal in earth and time. Commissions welcome.

4. CORNWALL STUDIOS

Dream Wave by Jacquie O’Neill If you are starting to think about Christmas gifts, then look no further for art prints, gifts and cards by Jacquie O’Neill. Working from her studio in north Cornwall, her artwork is inspired by rolling storm s ells cr stal clear co es and a passion for s rfin paddle boarding and wild swimming. Don’t forget to check out her new range of yoga card designs and ‘Wild Water Woman’ apparel! 07463 777603 www.cornwallstudios.com

THE STUDIO, GOLDMARTIN GARAGE, SAMPYS HILL, MAWNAN SMITH, FALMOUTH TR11 5EW 07768 193848 | info@melchambers.com | www.alchemytiles.com

6. FELICITY TATTERSALL

ild o er loc by Felicity Tattersall

Cornwall based artist and author Felicity Tattersall creates detailed observational drawings of natural history inspired subjects. Her work includes beautiful botanicals, wild o ers e eta les and sea creat res ith a

depth of detail that only a former National Trust cataloguer and museum curator could achieve, ith an element of stor tellin o can find all manner of limited edition, artist-signed prints on her website, so be sure to take a look! ftillustrator | felicitytattersall www.felicitytattersall.co.uk

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7. FLOWMOTION ART Waves - Ultramarine by Kathryn Burgess

07900 810083 kbflowmotion@gmail.com www.flowmotionart.co.uk

Combining her love of shapes, patterns and colour with inspiration from the stunning Cornish coastline and marine life, Kathryn Burgess uses a process known as id art here a ran e of methods are used to move and mix acrylic paints across a stretched canvas. The results are stunning, resulting in totally unique pieces of abstract art. Why not visit Kathryn’s website to see her other paintings and greetings cards for sale, or to discuss a bespoke commission?

8. WAVE 7 GALLERY

Trevose Head by Lucy Davies Exhibiting contemporary art and crafts, Wave 7 Gallery hosts a stunning array of work alongside frequent exhibitions by some incredible artists. Perfect for anybody who appreciates art across an array of mediums, the exhibition schedule at Wave 7 is constantly evolving, with artists from a multitude of disciplines displaying their work. Open Monday to Saturday, 10am to 5pm.

9. BESPOKE SURF

Handcrafted Home Décor by Michael Jenkin Taking inspiration from the intrinsic surf culture that lies at the heart of Cornwall, Michael Jenkin, owner and founder of Bespoke Surf, channels this lifestyle into hand-crafted, functional pieces to adorn the home of any wave lover. From full-size decorative boards to coffee tables, candle holders, wine caddies, and even shelves and mirrors, there’s a little something to suit any corner of your house.

17 POLMORLA WALK, WADEBRIDGE PL27 7NS 01208 880605 | www.wave7gallery.com

07856 594414 www.bespokesurf.co.uk

10. ATISHOO GALLERY

Mounts Bay Wave by Kit Johns

71 CHARLESTOWN ROAD, CHARLESTOWN, ST AUSTELL PL25 3NL 01726 65900 | www.atishoogallery.co.uk

Atishoo Gallery is a family business with a fantastic selection of original paintings and prints, many produced by owners Liz Hackney and Paul Clark. The gift shop also sells pottery, glassware, jewellery, art cards and homewares. Atishoo can be found in a pretty courtyard opposite the old Charlestown Methodist Chapel. Liz and Paul also have an onsite bespoke picture framing workshop. Please see the website for opening times.

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11. VINCENT BASHAM

Treyarnon Surf by Vincent Basham Vincent has a purpose built studio in Wadebridge, Cornwall, adjacent to his home which has far-reaching views over the Camel Estuary. Open from 10am until pm dail these ho rs can e e i le st i e him a call to check if he’s available outside of these hours. Vincent is happy to take on commissions or reproduce any of his paintings from his website in a size of your choice. Limited-edition prints are also available, see the website for details. 07836 244983 | vince@vincentbasham.co.uk www.vincentbasham.co.uk

Being in Cornwall has certainly in enced the st le of this aller which focuses on contemporary semi-abstract originals, exploring the concept of edges and boundaries – where land meets sky; celebrating the lines and patterns of our countryside, and ruggedness of our natural coastline. A truly independent gallery with an obsessive attention to detail, style and

quality, pop in for a friendly welcome, or take the virtual gallery tour online and enjoy the monthly exhibitions and new collections from the comfort of your own home. 11 LANADWELL STREET, PADSTOW PL28 8AN 01841 533435 | www.padstowgallery.co.uk

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LIFESTYLE

n Zeppelin, Nordstern watch, automatic movement with exhibition back

n Diamond rings in platinum

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n 9ct yellow gold ring flush-set with diamonds, made in house n 18ct rose gold ring set with cushion-cut ruby and diamonds

Approaching 10 years at its charming harbourside location, Porthleven Jewellery Workshop remains home to the perfect present.

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n Sterling silver and pearl bracelet, made in house

n Rough textured silver band set with pink Tourmaline and gold granulation, made in house

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n the picturesque Cornish coastal village of Porthleven, owners of Porthleven Jewellery Workshop, Clair and Paul Pennington, are on the verge of celebrating a decade spent in this stunning location, and remain a local favourite for that perfect present for any occasion, taste or budget. With Christmas well and truly on its way, now is the time to consider the ultimate gift for that special someone, and you won’t be disappointed by the incredible range housed at the Porthleven Jewellery Workshop. Stocking a vast collection of diamond and precious stone rings of gold and platinum, many of which are made in house, there’s something for every individual taste. It’s certainly worth noting that this is the onl place in orn all that o ll find ron Annie, Bauhaus and Zeppelin watches, all manufactured in Germany to a very high standard by POINTtec, a perfect complement to their dazzling collection of Lorus time pieces. And while Christmas is certainly an appropriate time for sparkling rings and shining time pieces, the Workshop's assortment of traditional and contemporary pearls also call out to the festive season, a heart-felt token for the one you love most. Gorgeous styles in simple sterling silver, or set with stones, adorn the shelves and cabinets in store, many of which were handmade in this very building, and the little pairs of studs alongside the charming crystal ornaments make for the ideal stoc in fillers

n Sterling silver and pearl earrings, made in house

Whether you’re looking to make a big Christmas statement, or a sweet festive gesture, Porthleven Jewellery Workshop has something in store for any occasion and promises to bring a smile to the face of the one you care for, so be sure to pop in store for a bit of inspiration this holiday season.

PORTHLEVEN JEWELLERY WORKSHOP

2 S t E lvans C ourty ard, H arbour R oad, P orthleven T R 13 9FB 01326 5 615 11 porthlevenj ewellery workshop@outlook.com www.porthlevenj ewellery workshop.co.uk Find more like this: www.cornwall-living.co.uk

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Mullion Ocean Refresh Spa Break

Mullion Cove Apartments

Relax, unwind, and refresh with the perfect Autumn or Winter Spa Getaway. Our “Mullion Ocean Refresh” package offers full use of our wonderful spa facilities from midday on the day of your arrival, Two nights bed and breakfast in a Partial Sea View Room, with a three course Dinner for two in our Award Winning Atlantic View Restaurant on one night.

Book a 3, 4 or 7 night luxury self catering break this Winter in Cornwall. Our Harbour and Harbour View holiday apartments in Mullion offer the very best in self catering accommodation and are perfect for exploring Cornwall this Winter. With spellbinding views of Mullion Island and golden sands just a short walk away, enjoy a family or dog friendly holiday in Cornwall. Each of our eight holiday apartments has style and space in abundance, not to mention a breathless sense of seclusion.

Enjoy a 45-minute couples detoxifying Seaweed Scrub ritual which includes a warm Rasul, Hydrating mask followed by a soothing “softly does it” back massage in our exclusive couple’s suite followed by a glass of fizz and nibbles in our rejuvenation room. A second couples 30-minute Organic Boost Facial using VOYA’s signature seaweed products is also included to revive the skin and leave you looking and feeling soft and smooth. Indulge with a complimentary Traditional Cream Tea and 10% off any additional treatments booked.

Including all the features you’d expect from a top-class luxury holiday apartment, each of our apartments are fully equipped for your stay. Think quality kitchens, spacious bedrooms and super comfortable lounges. Add home entertainment systems, neat design features and some of the best views in Cornwall and you have the perfect holiday base! Our apartments are also dog friendly, while you are just a short hop from unspoiled beaches, coastal walks and the many charms of Cornwall’s spectacular Lizard Peninsula. The ideal staycation. Book a 3 or 4 night break between 30th October 6th March 2022 (excluding Christmas & New Year) from only £499!

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Retail

THER APY Start ticking off your Christmas shopping list early with inspiration from our hand-picked selection of fabulously Cornish goods!

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Lapuan Kankurit Blanket Cloudberry ased in almo th the team at lo d err nderstand that e er da items in o r home com ine to shape the a o feel hen o cross the threshold he ri ht selection can contri te to that feelin of ellness that comes from inspired s rro ndin s and this is precisel the idea that nderpins lo d err s caref ll c rated selection of iconic candina ian home lifest le and ell ein prod cts hosen ith s staina ilit in mind each prod ct on displa here encaps lates ea t desi n and f nctionalit all the hile enhancin a sense of eas li in in increasin l s times www.cloudberryliving.co.uk

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SHOPPING

Crafty Creations The Cornish Makers n inners o rt in the heart of r ro o can find he ornish a ers collecti e of more than different artists ma ers and artisan food prod cers all pieces in the shop are handmade in orn all ict red here is a framed pict re ea t on the each t o patch or p rses ra o s a a o let l e ell otter an ima e on ood ir a or ma es and a needle felted p mp in tar a e rafts cornishmakers

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Bourton Country Shoe Timeless Shoes

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Deep In The Heart

“As Autumn Flows Into Winter”

One of a profound range of Contemplative Oil Paintings by Cornish Artist Steve Slimm Visit Deep In The Heart Studio TR20 9RA near Praa Sands or online at:

SteveSlimm.com

07968 979367

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ATISHOO GALLERY

gifts & framing

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LIFESTYLE

A LOCAL CRAFT Immerse yourself in a world of creativity and skill with Inspire Makers in Falmouth.

ABOVE  Hand-crafted, locally made products from a range of artists and craftspeople INSET  Based in the creative hub of Falmouth

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eaturing work from over 50 contemporary Cornish, design-led artists and craftspeople, Inspire Makers is home to an eclectic mix of well-established names and emerging talent over a wide range of unique products. Now into its second year, founder of Inspire Makers, Vicki Glaister, reminisces on her decision to start this business: “During 25 years in high street retail I witnessed first hand the race to the ottom on price the rise of the throwaway culture, and the decimation of the high street as we know it. I believe the way back for retail is to focus on local communities, local businesses, and well-made long-lasting goods – mindful and sustainable shopping, if you will. “I opened my doors in June 2020 in the midst of the Covid pandemic and have been heartened by the change in people's attitude to spending. It is wonderful to see the connection customers make with locally made, handcrafted products, either through appreciating the workmanship, the story of the artist, or as a memento of Cornwall.” Alongside a wide collection of high-quality, locally produced jewellery, ceramics, textiles, art, stationery and homewares, Inspire Makers is also home to an exciting workshop programme, inviting all budding artists and makers to begin their own creative journey.

With workshops available to book from now until the end of the year, and plans for 2022 already underway, you can choose between a variety of half-day taster or full day sessions, and as most of the classes require no previous experience you can feel confident in tr in a ne ho nder the guiding hand of an expert. “Autumn is a great time to learn a new skill as you can get yourself set up for the colder winter months with an enjoyable indoor activity or perhaps, dare we say, start making your own Christmas gifts,” says Vicki. “With everything from bookbinding and printing to glass fusing and jewellery making, there is bound to be something to spark your interest.”

INSPIRE MAKERS

5 H igh S treet, Falmouth T R 11 2A B 01326 5 31176 create@inspiremakers.com inspire_ makers www.inspiremakers.com Find more like this: www.cornwall-living.co.uk

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KLIMEK JEWELLERS “Something Special for Someone Special.”

Diamonds - Coloured Gemstones - Bespoke Jewellery - Pre-Owned - Repairs - Valuations www.klimekjewellers.co.uk - 01872 262888

Cornwall

“Hello ladies, I’m here to help.”

To make an appointment please contact: L: 01326 531677 • M: 07796 415 367 Email: cassie@thewigsanctuary.co.uk Website: www.thewigsanctuary.co.uk

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FALL

s e h s i r u flo Autumn has arrived along with some fabulous new designs at Whitegoose & Co.

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DIVEPROJECT CORNWALL

Education I Environment I Experience

www.diveprojectcornwall.co.uk DIVE PROJECT CORNWALL’s vision is simple - eliminate plastic pollution and protect the marine environment to save all life in our oceans for many future generations to enjoy and cherish. Help DIVE PROJECT CORNWALL to EDUCATE millions of adults and hundreds of thousands of young people in schools across the UK. Your donation will also give the EXPERIENCE of a lifetime for 400 lucky teenagers.

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LIFESTYLE

PASSIONATELY

POSITIVE

Fourth Element introduces a wetsuit that truly embodies their OceanPositive vision, designed for water lovers and ocean enthusiasts.

MAIN The Surface wetsuit, perfect for snorkelling, freediving and other water sports INSET  Fourth Element keeps plastic bottles out of landfill and the ocean by using them in their products

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s a 12-year-old boy growing up in the coastal town of Porthleven, fourth element’s founder Paul Strike spent seemingly endless days in and on the water. Countless hours snorkelling and freediving led to a passion for the sea that nearly 50 years on drives the innovation of this emerging Cornish brand – designing sustainable products using recycled marine plastics and, its most recent wetsuit, the Surface – a truly OceanPositive suit for every ocean enthusiast. OceanPositive is a concept of which fo rth element is stifia l pro d concept that has been adopted by other brands and organisations, OceanPositive describes products and practices designed to limit impact on the ocean environment. his p rs it is firml at the heart of fo rth element which has grown to become one of the world’s leading dive brands and increasingly part of the consciousness of water lovers and ocean enthusiasts, from open water swimmers to paddleboarders. “Our passion for the sea was the reason we started fourth element in 1999, but since then we have become increasingly aware of the pressures that are placed on our environment and the responsibility we have as a company to work to protect the ocean. In 2014 we reached the conclusion that we could not just talk about this, we had to act. We have made some huge adjustments in recent years and we’re proud of how far we’ve come, but we know there’s still a way

to go,” says Paul, Managing Director and Head of Research and Development. “Being OceanPositive stems from not just what we do in the ocean but also what we do in our everyday lives. From the garments we produce to the packaging they are in and the projects that we support along the way, everything we do leads to ensuring a more sustainable business that is good for the ocean.” The vision could not be more clearly embodied than in the Surface wetsuit – a suit made from Yulex Pure™, a certified s staina le plant-based alternative to neoprene, lined with fabrics made from recycled post-consumer plastic bottles. It’s perfect for surface watersports such as paddleboarding and swimming, as well as snorkelling and freediving. This is a suit grown, not made, and designed to have minimal impact on the ocean.

FOURTH ELEMENT 01326 5 74745 inf o@f ourthelement.com www.f ourthelement.com

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LIFESTYLE

  ABOVE & BELOW With Christmas approaching, it's time to eat, drink and be merry!  RIGHT

Find everything you need to tick off your Christmas list

INSET Discover wares from a myriad of Cornish artisans

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e d i t e l u y

SEASIDE

Absorb the festive atmosphere and explore a wealth of gift ideas from quality local traders at this year’s Fowey Christmas Market.

OPENING TIMES Friday 26th November, 5.30pm to 8.30pm Saturday 27th November, 10am to 5pm Sunday 28th November, 10am to 4pm

EXPERIENCE

DISCOVER MORE Reasons to visit: • Almost 100 traders across three venues • Boutique shops and cafés • Book a restaurant • Musical entertainment and performers • Late night shopping (Friday)

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owey Christmas Market is without doubt one of Cornwall’s most magical festive events, attracting thousands of visitors each year to the quaint harbour town of Fowey, which comes alive at this time of year with festive merriment, Christmas shopping, seasonal music and a smorgasbord of quality local food and drink. That’s not to mention the huge array of gifts from a host of independent local brands and craftspeople. Sponsored by Lovat Parks and supported by Shop Cornish as well as us here at Cornwall Living, Fowey Christmas Market is due to take place this year from Friday 26th to Sunday 28th November. The town itself is home to a fabulous selection of shops, cafés and pubs, many of which are dog friendly. This also means that those hoping to make a day of it won’t be short of options when it comes to stopping for lunch or dinner, so there’s really no reason not to enjoy a day spent in this charming harbour town.

Everybody is invited to celebrate the season at Fowey Christmas Market. If you’re among those looking to get ahead of the ame this hristmas and find o rself inspired this festive season, it’s really an event not to be missed, with fabulous festive markets spread across the venues Fowey Town Quay, Albert Quay, Web Street and the Town Hall. This year, you’ll find at least alit re ional traders giving locals and visitors alike something to relish as they absorb the market’s community atmosphere. So, if you’re hoping to get your Christmas shopping wrapped up with plenty of time to spare, Fowey Christmas Market comes highly recommended; you can’t fail to leave in the Christmas spirit with new ideas, a car full of presents and the er est stoc in fillers

FOWEY CHRISTMAS MARKET www.f owey christmasmarket.co.uk

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LIFESTYLE

INTO THE

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Saving all life in our oceans is Dive Project Cornwall’s ambitious vision for the future. ABOVE  Offering the opportunity of a lifetime to 400 lucky teenagers MIDDLE  The next generation of Ocean Influencers RIGHT  Project Director, Andy Forster

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lastic is entering our oceans at an alarming rate. According to Ocean Conservancy, eight million metric tons of plastic makes its way into our oceans every year, with plastic production and consumption predicted to double over the next 10 years. As a PADI Divemaster living in Cornwall, this is a subject very close to the heart of Andy Forster, Project Director of i e ro ect orn all a not for profit Community Interest Company dedicated to tackling plastic pollution in our oceans by introducing teenagers across the UK to diving and so empowering them to become the ocean in encers of the f t re “Dive Project Cornwall has two parts,” explains Andy. “The education programme is designed to reach thousands of children across the UK via a suite of educational tools, videos and other resources available to schools through the Marine Conservation Society. We are also communicating with millions of adults through our audience providers in order to raise awareness. In collaboration with these media partners, collaborating charities and sponsors, which include leading national dive brands such as Suunto, Beuchat and Cornwall-based fourth element, we are able to share our message across social media and various other communication channels. Our current reach is just shy of 10 million adults already.”

The second part of Dive Project Cornwall is an amazing experience programme, available to all secondary schools across the UK. Through a nation-wide competition, schools can compete for the opportunity to bring 20 of their students from each of the 20 regions across the UK, on a week’s residential course at Porthkerris. That's a total of 400 lucky teens set to visit Cornwall’s premier dive centre, where they will be trained e perienced alified nstr ctors and lea e as certified as Open Water Scuba Divers. “Not only will the children leave as alified pen ater c a i ers the ill also learn first hand from leadin marine industry experts, the important part our oceans play in the survival of our planet and how this impacts our very own existence,” adds Andy. “The aim is that these children will leave as ambassadors for the project, sharing their experience and knowledge with friends and families, so activating a network of campaigners whose mission is aligned with our own; to save the ocean.”

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innovations including the introduction of a self ser ice n rapped refill station where customers can bring their own containers and buy loose products such as n ts cereals rice and o r “We are immensely proud of this redevelopment, and it has made a hugely positive impact on our customers,” says Dean. “It is the biggest redevelopment scheme we have undertaken and it involved a major logistical process to take it from concept to completion. e redesi ned the store to re ect the particular needs of our Carnon Downs customers, who are very enthusiastic about local products and sustainability.” And he’s right: with a real focus on local Cornish goods, plus messages throughout conveying support for local suppliers and producers, ith ornish oods identifia le ornish a stic ers and it s perhaps no onder the new Carnon Downs SPAR has been such a big hit with those determined to join the steadily growing movement towards buying, and supporting, ‘local’.

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Dedications will feature during the service as well as within the Book of Remembrance and afterwards in the online book. “In a new development for 2021, the service will also be live streamed, so you can still enjoy this lovely remembrance event while lighting a candle of your own at home,” concludes Oli. “All are welcome to remember together and you’ll be warmly welcomed.”

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