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8th April 2021

Top 5 Spring Walks in Cornwall

Top 5 Spring Walks in Cornwall, written by our guest blog writer Emily Bartlett. Cornwall is known for its...

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7th April 2021

Meet the owners of Trenannick Holidays Cottages, Cornwall

Meet the owners: Trenannick Holiday Cottages, Cornwall Situated 5 miles from the dramatic North Cornwall coast and tucked quietly...

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30th March 2021

A day in the life of a Helpful Holidays property manager

To provide an insight into the world of holiday cottage letting, Melanie Pascoe, one of Helpful Holidays’ expert property...

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Day Out Guides Mayflower replica ship in Plymouth, MA
1 year ago

The Mayflower 400: Events in Plymouth and Dartmouth

The Mayflower 400 is a countdown to the 400th anniversary since the Mayflower set sail on the 16th September...

1 year ago

The Best Christmas Fairs and Markets in the South West

Friendly stall-holders selling unique gifts, lights twinkling in the frost and heady aromas of mulled wine and mince pies....

History and Heritage
1 year ago

Highwayman Hauntings of Devon

“Stand and deliver!” Thrilling tales of highwaymen are part of Devon’s rich history… ‘And the highwayman came riding –...

Seasonal Jack O'Lanterns in cemetery with spooky full moon
2 years ago

Spooky Half-Term Halloween Events in the South West

Bats, black cats and broomsticks will get your knees knocking and your heart thumping in the wonderfully witchy West...

Owner Advice
2 years ago

Information Folders for Holiday Cottages

Ask the Experts – What information do you recommend we provide for our guests? Ask the experts… Q. We’re...

Owner Advice
2 years ago

Meet the owners: Alston Hall

Driving up the long tree-lined drive, you’ll see a tennis court, an outdoor pool and a vast garden. Alston...