Penguins 2017 reading list

Penguins 2017 reading list

From gripping psychological thrillers to exciting debuts and new novels by literary greats, Penguin Books share their top titles to read in 2017.

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This entry was posted in Arts and creative, Top 10, WGB Magazine and tagged , , , on February 24, 2017


Top ten Cornish beaches to watch the sunset

Top ten Cornish beaches to watch the sunset

The hour before the sun finally dips below the horizon is a magical time, especially in Cornwall. Hues of gold, orange, purple and red fill the sky and there is no better place to watch the sunset than from a beach. Bury down in the sand, let the sea lap at the shore and allow […]

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Top 10 and tagged , , , , on February 5, 2017


Sean Conway – guest blog

Sean Conway – guest blog

After selling his business for £1, Sean Conway vowed to fill his life with experiences rather than things. Read about “Britain’s most inspiring maniac”.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Guest blog, WGB Magazine and tagged , , , , on February 2, 2017


Stephen Mangan – guest blog

Stephen Mangan – guest blog

Actor Stephen Mangan talks early holiday memories in Ireland, recent experiences in Cornwall and the finer points of learning to surf with the “legs of John Cleese”.

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Mark Kermode’s films – guest blog

Mark Kermode’s films – guest blog

The Observer’s chief film critic, Mark Kermode, celebrates the films in which Cornish scenery has starred. See his top ten list of films set in Cornwall.

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Chris Difford’s mix tape – guest blog

Chris Difford’s mix tape – guest blog

A founding member of Squeeze, musician and lyricist Chris Difford recalls some musical moments in Cornwall. Find out his top tracks for Watergate Bay.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog, WGB Magazine and tagged , , , , , on January 23, 2017


Top ten walks in Cornwall

Top ten walks in Cornwall

You don’t have to be a seasoned walker to enjoy exploring Cornwall, but might we suggest some comfortable shoes.

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Oliver Berry – guest blog

Oliver Berry – guest blog

Oliver Berry is a travel writer and photographer based in Cornwall. Given his wide globetrotting travel experience, we couldn’t wait to read what he sad to say about a weekend with us in his home county.

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Top ten places to swim in Cornwall

Top ten places to swim in Cornwall

From fun pools and infinity pools, to tidal pools and oceans, Cornwall has a swimming experience for everyone. Swimming is the perfect way to keep fit, why not travel the county and experience some of the most unique swimming pools in Cornwall. Here’s our top ten. 1. Jubilee Pool, Penzance Penzance is an historic harbour […]

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Swim Club, Top 10 and tagged , , , , on January 11, 2017


Things to do in Cornwall in May and June

Things to do in Cornwall in May and June

Food, surfing, gardens and more – we think we’ve covered all bases in our guide of things to do in Cornwall this May and June.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , , , , on January 4, 2017