Tremough Estate Penryn – Part 1

Over the last few years it has become somewhat of a preconception that the Tremough Estate is out of bounds for locals and visitors to enjoy. This is far from true and head gardener David Garwood is working hard with staff and organisations to restore as much of the garden as possible for us all […]

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BF-Adventure – Penryn’s largest outdoor adventure

I believe it was the Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland who claimed to believe in up to six impossible things before breakfast. She went on to explain to Alice that to believe in the impossible takes practice. She also shouted, ‘Orf with her head’, a lot too but we’ll gloss over that to […]

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Penryn Arts Festival

After the excitement of Green Fields on the Glasney College Field few would blame you for wallowing in that festival feeling. So before you start booking tickets, dragging out the muddy tent and daring to think about crossing the border we think we have the solution right here in Penryn. Penryn Arts Festival is only […]

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Glasney College Penryn

Walter Bronescombe, Bishop of Exeter, had been rather ill after a visit to Germany. During episodes of delirium he experienced several, ‘visions’, in which he saw St Thomas à Beckett. As the visions played out Becket insisted that Walter would return to health and head to Penryn in search of woods in Glasney. There he […]