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Launceston, Upper Tamar & North Coast

Gospenheale Barn Gospenheale Barn showing safe garden and parking area Cornwall, WiFi, Working Farm, Pets Not Allowed, Free Parking, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Great Views

In 2017 Gospenheale Barn won a Visit England ROSE Award for this excellent self catering holiday accommodation for up to 6 people. Set 5 miles west of Launceston in a quiet hamlet, the Barn enjoys wonderful views of the North Cornwall countryside.

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 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.

Primrose Cottage B & B Cornwall, WiFi, Pets Not Allowed, No Children, Free Parking, Fishing, By the River

Primrose Cottage is located 3 miles from the centre of historic Launceston and just 10 minutes’ drive from the A30. The accommodation is centrally located and well placed in its enviable position in the heart of Cornish countryside offering beautiful views of the Tamar Valley AONB and beyond together with woodland walks down to the bank of the River Tamar where salmon can be fished.

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. 

J D Motorcycle Tours UK

Are you looking for an adventure on a motorcycle?

There’s no better way to discover Devon & Cornwall than on a motorcycle?

Why not book a Guided Motorcycle Tour with Joe & Di - husband and wife team who are trained and qualified Motorcycle Instructors - and experience some of the best riding the West country has to offer?

Our Guided Motorcycle tours through the heart of Devon & Cornwall will take you:

On the magnificent breath-taking wild Atlantic Highway on the North Cornish Coast through seaside towns perched on the cliff edge

St Dominick House Cornwall, WiFi, Pets Not Allowed, No Children, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Great Views

St Dominick House B&B offers a delightful double bedroom in a charming Grade 11 Listed detached Georgian Town House with magnificent views across to Dartmoor. The property is situated only 2 minutes from the historic town centre of Launceston, the ‘Gateway to Cornwall’ with restaurants, pubs, artisan bakery and coffee and tea houses. 

The Charles Causley Festival

2018’s annual Charles Causley Festival (the 9th one!) is on its way, with an attractive and varied programme offering something for everyone. It runs from the evening of Thursday 31 May  until the evening of Sunday 3 June 2018.

The headline opening attraction for this year is the well-known and well-loved poet and broadcaster, Roger McGough — accompanied by LITTLe MaCHINe, firm Festival favourites who have supported headline poets in previous Causley Festivals. 

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.

Countryside Furnishers

Retail, carpets, beds, furniture

Paul Hicks Insurance Services

Paul Hicks Insurance Services was established in 1993 by Paul Hicks to provide independent advice on general insurance for the local community. The business specialises in all types of Commercial and Personal insurance and, since we are not tied to any particular insurer, we are able to provide a wide range of products from a diverse panel of UK insurers.

Something Nice Catering

Something Nice Catering is run by me, Judith Scott. I have many years experience in catering and offer a full catering service for functions large and small - tea parties, lunches, special occasions, buffet lunches,  funeral receptions, etc.  All food is locally sourced and home made.  Prices are very reasonable.  Please contact me to discuss your event and the food you would like served. 

The Doc Martin Experience

From the quaint fishing village of Port Isaac to the wild and rugged landscape of Bodmin Moor, an individually designed one day tour that promises to give you a Doc Martin experience you will never forget.

Doc Martin Tours is a subsidiary of Cornish Welcome Tours, a family run business that specialises in tailor made tours of Devon and Cornwall. We are based in the beautiful town of Launceston on the Devon/Cornwall border. We are passionate about this stunning little corner of the UK and pride ourselves on our enthusiasm and knowledge of the area.

Launceston Markets in the Square

Held in the Town Square second Saturday of each month. For information or to book a stall contact Launceston Tourist Information Centre.

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.

Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre

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

Launceston Town Hall and Guildhall

Launceston Town Hall was built in 1887, and completely refurbished in 2010.  The main hall is ideal for weddings, theatre productions, films, exhibitions, balls, dinners, dances, concerts, , fashion shows, private parties, fetes & fayres.   We have 18 round tables which seat up to ten, 300 comfortable red and gilt chairs, and 22 black and gilt chairs.  Trestle tables and other chairs are also available.  All hires include use of our cutlery, crockery and glasses if required. Full disabled access. Fully disabled access throughout.

Poldark Tours

Poldark Tours is a subsidiary of Cornish Welcome Tours, a family run business that specialises in tailor made tours of Devon and Cornwall. We are based in the beautiful town of Launceston on the Devon/Cornwall border. We are passionate about this stunning little corner of the UK and pride ourselves on our enthusiasm and knowledge of the area.

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 Springer Spaniel

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

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