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Launceston, Upper Tamar & North Coast

The Tamar Valley has a great range of places to eat out. You'll find restaurants from Launceston to Plymouth, using fresh local produce and often with wonderful views to enjoy while you have your meal.

The Springer Spaniel

An 18th Century country pub and restaurant which is easily found on the A388 between Launceston and Callington.

Rosamund Pilcher Tours

The route our Rosamunde Pilcher tour takes can be adapted dependant on your accommodation pick up point. Alternatively why not let us take the hassle out of booking your accommodation and stay in a comfortable Bed and Breakfast near Launceston on the Cornwall/Devon border. Launceston is an ideal place from which to explore the area as it is centrally located and close to the highway network. It is the ancient capital of Cornwall with a ruined castle, historic church and remains of the town wall and gateway.

Launceston Castle - English Heritage

Launceston was the former capital of Cornwall and the castle, commanding the town and surrounding countryside, controlled the main entry route into the county.

Cornelle Communications

PR, Communications and Change Management - expertise that will help create, nurture and grow your business.

Helping You Take Control of Your Story  -  We help organisations of all shapes and sizes share their successes, insights and milestones, building customers and creating advocates across key audiences.

Crossgreen Cottages Cornwall, Working Farm, Dog Friendly

Petals Place and Janes Place Quality Holiday Cottages in the heart of the countryside situated in 21 acres smallholding. Within easy reach of coast, moors,rivers and valleys. Coarse fishing on farm. Ideal for rest and relaxation. Short breaks available.

Coads Green Community Local Produce Market

4th Saturday Monthly in the Village Hall, Coads Green from 9.30am to 12.30pm
Coads Green Market provides not only provides the local community with good quality local produce at very competitive prices it also provides a venue which has become a social event for a significant number of people in the village. The village hall committee and pantomime group regularly hold their meetings at the market others just use it as a family treat. The market has been running for about 9 years and continues to thrive.
Coads Green Village Hall is in the centre of the village. Post code PL15 7LY. Grid Reference SX 294 768. There is good parking at the Hall

The Charles Causley Festival

The Charles Causley Festival is Launceston's Festival of Literature and the Arts and this year runs from the 1st to the 5th of June.  We are supported using public funding by the Arts Council of England and many other local businesses.

The Charles Causley Centenary Festival’s programme for June 2017 is taking shape! In addition to the headline attraction event to open the main Festival weekend of 1st-5th June (The Fisherman’s Friends), here are some of the events we expect to feature this year:

MUSIC AND POETRY

Countryside Furnishers

Retail, carpets, beds, furniture

Lakeside Gallery

The art of Linda and Roger Garland. Permanent Tolkien Collection, seventy commissioned artworks illustrating The Lord of The Rings for the original publisher. Originals, limited editions, etchings, books and cards for sale.

Weddibrations

Weddibrations is a family-run business dedicated to bringing you the finest quality cards with our quintessential handmade touch.

Trevosper Barn Cottages Cornwall, WiFi, Free Parking, Dog Friendly, Child Friendly

Overlooking the foothills of Bodmin Moor, Trevosper Barn Cottages are an attractive set of 3 period cottages which offer 4* rated self-catering accommodation in a location ideal for exploring the beautiful South West of England.

We have three cottages which are similar on style. Each cottage has its own entrance into a kitchen/diner and a separate lounge. 

Blisland Harness Makers

Founded in 1980 by Jane Talbot-Smith on returning to her native Cornwall.  After spending two and a half years building horse drawn vehicles, Jane decided that leather was the medium for her and took up a place at Cordwainers College, Hackney, London, to study rural saddlery.

On leaving college Jane worked as an improver with Bridleways of Guildford working under Master Saddler, Les Cocker, famous for his side saddle used by HM Queen Elizabeth II and his work for the late Shah of Persia.

Altarnun Craft and Local Produce Market

Altarnun Market is a new venture which started in July 2016 but which promises to become a thriving and popular venue.

It is held monthly on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 2-4pm.

Most markets are held in the mornings but it was decided to hold this in the afternoon as there has been nowhere in the village for the increasing number of visitors to get a cup of tea and refreshment. Altarnun has appeared as the venue for the marriage of Doc Martin and Louisa as well as featuring in Daphne Du Maurier’s Jamaica Inn.

Launceston Town Hall and Guildhall

Located just off the A30, near the Devon & Cornwall border, between Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor & both the North & South coasts, Launceston Town Hall can be found in the heart of the historic market town of Launceston. Its location makes it ideal for events with attendees from the whole of the South West. The venue is adjacent to a 24hour multi story car park, has disabled access & facilities throughout and is perfect for board meetings, presentations, training sessions, conferences, auctions, exhibitions etc.

The Shippen at Coombe Mill Cornwall, Pets Not Allowed, No Children, Free Parking, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Cyclists Welcome, By the River

WILDLIFE HAVEN WITH RIVER, CORNWALL:  Private nature reserve, wildlife tours, woodland paths, free parking, walkers and cyclists welcome, romantic breaks. Regrettably no pets or children.

The Shippen at Coombe Mill is a one bedroomed detached property for two people that is close to the River Carey and surrounded by a private nature reserve of 34 acres. 

It is the perfect retreat for those who enjoy wildlife and peace and quiet. There are kingfishers, dippers, owls, deer, foxes, badgers, otters and bats as well as butterflies, dragonflies and damselflies.

Carzantic Chapel Barn Cornwall, WiFi, Free Parking, Dog Friendly, Child Friendly, Great Views

Set in tranquil countryside, Carzantic Chapel Barn is a charming granite cottage dating back to the 1800s, its south-facing patio and garden basking in sun for most of the day.

Situated five minutes from Launceston and with stunning views into the Tamar Valley, it is the perfect base for a walking holiday with the Tamar Valley Discovery Trail running past the door and Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor both within easy reach.

Trethorne Golf Club and Hotel Cornwall, WiFi, Dog Friendly

Set in the picturesque Cornish countryside on the Devon / Cornwall border, conveniently located just off the main A30.

The hotel at Trethorne Hotel & Golf Club is comfortable and designed to help you relax. The accommodation includes six rooms in the main Clubhouse, four single story lodges (200 yards from Clubhouse) and two detached Cornish stone cottages (500 yards from Clubhouse).

Jericho's Kitchen

Jericho’s Kitchen offers a delightful culinary experience. Relax in our unique location and friendly atmosphere. Enjoy the delicious rustic flavours of traditional home cooking .

The Countryman Inn and Restaurant Cornwall

The Countryman Inn is a traditional pub with B&B accommodation and camping, extending a warm welcome to locals and visitors alike.

We offer a great selection of traditional ales, fine wines and spirits to complement the delicious home cooked food available in the bar and restaurant.

Live music events are frequently held in the function room.

Comfortable en-suite accommodation is perfect for those needing a business stopover or a holiday break.

Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre

Nestling in the peaceful Devon countryside, Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre offers a unique opportunity to view and experience our fairground heritage.

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