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Winners!

This week I made the long trek to the NEC for the national Farm Shop & Deli Show and Awards, along with Oli our General Manager. We were really pleased back in March to be shortlisted for the South West Retailer of the Year award but, after stalking our competition online, we realised it would […]

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Six years on – and the beginning of a new era

Six years ago we opened our doors here at Tregurra Park in Truro, next to a brand new Waitrose store. It was the supermarket’s most westerly location and my first step into retail, so a move not without challenges for both of us – and what an amazing time it’s been! Putting an independent food […]

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A New Direction

Having worked extensively in both the hospitality industry and fine food retailing, we sensed Oliver Basham was a great fit for us as soon as his application for the role of General Manager landed in our inbox last Autumn. And we weren’t wrong.

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Freedom Day? Not yet

Ruth explains how we’re approaching the next stage of ‘unlocking’. It’s definitely not ‘back to normal’ just yet.

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Five years and counting…

We’re 5 years old – what a journey it’s been!

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Prepare for St Piran’s Day

This year, why not mark St Piran’s Day (March 5th) by baking your own saffron cake or buns?  A different way to pass another lockdown day perhaps – or how about a home school baking session?

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Flipping Good Pancakes

Shrove Tuesday is just around the corner, so it’s time to perfect your pancakes. We’ve badgered our Head Chef Nik Tinney to share his top ten tips for the best results!

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An update from Ruth

I wanted to bring you up to date with news from the store this week. As you will know, last weekend we took the decision to shift our focus entirely to operate a delivery and collection service only. It was a tough call to make, but these are truly challenging times for us all, and […]

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Delivery Service Launched

We’re launching a home-delivery service on Friday 20th March to help customers continue to receive their favourite Cornish produce through the current Covid-19 pandemic. The delivery service will be offered initially to customers within a 10-mile radius of the store, taking in addresses from Penryn and St. Agnes, and from Sticker to Ruan High Lanes […]

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How a peace activist was linked to Mother’s Day

When Mother’s Day comes around it really starts to feel like spring is here. The days are longer and our gardens are beginning to fill with lovely spring flowers. I was interested to find out that in the US Mother’s Day is celebrated in May and came about because of a peace activist called Anna […]

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