Monthly Archives: May 2017

Tamar Valley Cottages wins Certificate of Excellence

What a month we’ve had!  On the 1st May, we were selected by Theo Paphitis as a winner of Small Business Sunday – the week afterwards, we were chosen by BrightPig as their Business of the Week –  and today we learned that one of our cottages has received a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor. […]

The 2017 Blue Flag Beaches of Cornwall and Devon

May 2017 – Once again, the South-West has excelled itself in 2017’s Blue Flag awards, with nearly 1 in 5 of the nation’s cleanest beaches being located in the region.  Cornwall and Devon alone account for 18 of the awards but it’s not just about clean water – Blue Flags are only awarded to beaches […]

What’s On Guide – May Half-term 2017

Local visitor attractions always put on their own events for the school holidays, but May half-term promises to be fantastic this year, with over a dozen events due to take place in the region.  Two food festivals, two steam rallies, choir concerts, flowers and fayres – there’ll be something for everyone!  If we’ve missed something, […]

10 Fantastic Family-Friendly Attractions near North Cornwall

North Cornwall and Devon are fantastic for families.  There are plenty of free activities to occupy your little ones – from sandcastles and rock pools at the beach, to exploring moorland tors.  However, as a treat why not take them to one of the area’s many dedicated family-friendly attractions?  If we’ve missed your favourite, let […]

Tamar Valley Cottages Scoop Business Accolade

We are delighted to announce that on May Day bank holiday, business guru Theo Paphitis (previously seen on Dragon’s Den) selected Tamar Valley Cottages to be a winner of Small Business Sunday. Tamar Valley Cottages is one of a handful of businesses in Cornwall to ever be given this award, and we are now part […]

11 Amazing Music Festivals in North Cornwall for 2017

2017 is going to be a fantastic year for music lovers in North Cornwall.  Did you know world-famous acts will be taking to local stages over the next few months?  From Van Morrison to Rag’n’Bone Man, Lulu to Clean Bandit – there will be something for everyone!  There are also some wonderful small-scale festivals for […]