Trail Makers Workday – Tamar Trails

Title: Trail Makers Workday – Tamar Trails
Location: Tamar Trails, nr Bedford Sawmills car park, Gulworthy
Link out: Click here
Description: Help to install new signposts and waymarkers.

Tools, refreshments & lunch provided.

Please call Dave Readman to register your interest – 07792 483669, or email dreadman@tamarvalley.org.uk
Start Time: 10:30
Date: 2014-02-14
End Time: 16:00

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The Valley newsletter out now

ValleyWinter2014COVERThe latest issue of The Valley newsletter is now available to collect from public outlets throughout the Tamar Valley.

The Valley contains news, progress on projects and information on how to get involved and enjoy the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Within this issue find out more about:

–                Local tourism businesses harnessing the power of renewable energy.

–                The much-loved ferry service coming back to the Tamar Valley.

–         Celebrating the volunteers who make it possible for great work to take place throughout the Valley.

–         How to manage a community woodland.

–         The story of the Bramley apple in Japan.

–         Over 40 events for you to join in with over the coming months.

–         And much more…

Pick up your free copy from local outlets in and around the Tamar Valley, including the Tamar Valley Centre at Drakewalls, near Gunnislake, or view your copy online at www.tamarvalley.org.uk .

Suggestions for future articles, or new outlets you think might like to receive our newsletter, is always greatly appreciated. Also, if you are interested in advertising in the summer issue, please do get in touch – Charlotte Dancer, Information & Communications Officer for the AONB team – 01822 835030, cdancer@tamarvalley.org.uk

ENDS

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Coffee & Cake for St Luke’s

Title: Coffee & Cake for St Luke’s
Location: Tamar Valley Centre, Drakewalls, nr Gunnislake
Link out: Click here
Description: Join the Tamar Valley AONB team on Thursday 20th February, at the Tamar Valley Centre, for a coffee morning to raise funds for St Luke’s Hospice. Plymouth.

Drop in at a time to suit you, between 10:00am and 12:00noon. Everyone is welcome.

The Tamar Valley Centre is just 5 minutes’ walk from Gunnislake Station, at Drakewalls. While you’re here, why not browse the maps, information and books available, to enhance your time in the Tamar Valley.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2014-02-20
End Time: 12:00

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Coffee & Cake for St Luke’s

Join the Tamar Valley AONB team on Thursday 20th February, at the Tamar Valley Centre, for a coffee morning to raise funds for St Luke’s Hospice. Plymouth.

Drop in at a time to suit you, between 10:00am and 12:00noon. Everyone is welcome.

The Tamar Valley Centre is just 5 minutes’ walk from Gunnislake Station, at Drakewalls. While you’re here, why not browse the maps, information and books available, to enhance your time in the Tamar Valley.

 

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Crocadon Garden Fair

Title: Crocadon Garden Fair
Location: Crocadon Farm, St Mellion, Saltash, PL12 6RL
Link out: Click here
Description: Wide range of garden and plant related products, crafts and the best local foods. Enjoy a cream tea and strawberries from the cafe in our peaceful courtyard. Our very own bee keeper will also be hosting bee keeping demonstrations in our walled garden throughout the day (subject to weather).
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2014-06-01
End Time: 15:00

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Pig & Poultry Fair

Title: Pig & Poultry Fair
Location: Crocadon Farm, St Mellion, Saltash, PL12 6RL
Link out: Click here
Description: The Pig & Poultry Fair is a mixed market of livestock, all things pig and poultry related, quality arts, crafts and local foods. From Hens, Silkies and Bantams to Pigs and Alpacas, come and see some of our favourite animals or pick up your first chicks for all those free eggs.

Why not visit the Alpacas and learn about how they can guard your chickens from the foxes with Popham Alpacas.

Finding a local, trusted supplier of point of lay hens, pigs, weaners and other poultry can be difficult, especially if you are new to the self sufficiency scene. We aim to help you to get started.

As well as things pig & poultry related you will be able to buy your favourite foods from our local producers as well as a few crafts. Not forgetting lots of fun, games and egg painting for the little ones!

There is live music in the courtyard and a cafe with excellent coffee and cakes beside a log burner for a real warm up. The even is set in a traditional stone farm courtyard largely undercover with free parking and free entry.

Remember – we are a farm, so please wear wellies!

Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2014-03-29
End Time: 15:00

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Brocante

Title: Brocante
Location: Crocadon Farm, St Mellion, Saltash, PL12 6RL
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Description: Having visited the French style Brocante markets in France, we have a passion to bring these highly popular markets to England to let everyone see what all the fuss is about! Join us at Crocadon for over 30 stalls of fantastic antiques, vintage, bric-a-brac and more treasure! The event is set in a traditional stone farm courtyard largely undercover with free parking and free entry.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2014-08-03
End Time: 15:00

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Brocante

Title: Brocante
Location: Crocadon Farm, St Mellion, Saltash, PL12 6RL
Link out: Click here
Description: Having visited the French style Brocante markets in France, we have a passion to bring these highly popular markets to England to let everyone see what all the fuss is about! Join us at Crocadon for over 30 stalls of fantastic antiques, vintage, bric-a-brac and more treasure! The event is set in a traditional stone farm courtyard largely undercover with free parking and free entry.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2014-05-04
End Time: 15:00

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Crocadon Producers Fair

Title: Crocadon Producers Fair
Location: Crocadon Farm, St Mellion, Saltash, PL12 6RL
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Description: A mixed market of over 30 stalls presenting quality arts, crafts and local foods. Cafe, hog roast, live music and demonstrations. The event is set in a traditional stone farm courtyard largely undercover with free parking and free entry.
Start Time: 09:00
Date: 2014-08-16
End Time: 15:00

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