Category Archives: News

Our Tamar Valley Champion!

Last week, Tamar Valley AONB’s Monitoring & Reporting Officer, Jo Pridham, was awarded Champion of the Year at Cornwall Council’s Health, Safety & Wellbeing Conference. Jo became a Health Champion 18 months ago, and in that time has achieved a … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for Tamar Valley Centre Café

A weekly donations café has been running at the Tamar Valley Centre, Drakewalls, since the beginning of the year, and has so far welcomed 127 visitors. The café opens every Thursday morning, 10am – 1pm, offering tea, coffee and biscuits. … Continue reading

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New season of recording & celebrating Tamar Valley’s historic daffodils

The first training event of the season was held recently at the Tamar Valley Centre, for the Heralds of Spring project, now entering its third season of recording and celebrating historic daffodil varieties in the Tamar Valley landscape. Twelve people … Continue reading

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Trustee Search for Tamar TLC

Tamar TLC, established in 2016 to raise, manage and distribute funds for the benefit of the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is seeking new Trustees, to help steer the next stage of their work.   The Charitable Incorporated … Continue reading

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Free Christmas Wreath Making & Coffee Morning

Join the Tamar Valley AONB team on Wednesday 12th December at the Tamar Valley Centre, Drakewalls, for a coffee morning and the chance to make a simple Christmas Wreath using natural material found locally. Members of the AONB team will … Continue reading

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Tamara Landscape Partnership wins National Lottery support

  The Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) team has received initial National Lottery support* for the Tamara Landscape Partnership project. Development funding of £180,000 has been awarded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to help the Tamar … Continue reading

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Discovery Trail Challenge supports Tamar TLC

This year’s Discovery Trail Challenge: Devon Taster, a walk along the Devon side of the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’s long-distance route, will take place on Saturday 6thOctober and will raise funds for Tamar Tender Loving Care (TLC). … Continue reading

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Tamar Valley’s Outstanding Natural Beauty – the next 5 years

      The Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) team invites you to share your thoughts & ideas, as they move towards the next 5 years in conserving & enhancing this special landscape.   Meet the team … Continue reading

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Outstanding Week

      Outstanding Week is the AONB Family’s week (and a bit) long programme of events to help people reconnect with nature by enjoying and being inspired by the UK’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs). This year it … Continue reading

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