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The Cornish Pizza Company Goes Mobile

Alex Allsop

Top Quote: "So much to do, so little done, such things to be."

Would Get Out of Bed For: Spectacular sunshine. Failing that, bacon.

Hot Under the Collar: The inexplicable vanishing of small objects. I put it RIGHT THERE!

Quintessentially Cornish: Born and raised Cornish Maid. Though my boney little ankles were not made for the frozen sea.

Writers Block: Food, friends, guitars, movies. Blogging here: Milanoandme.wordpress.com

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The Cornish Pizza Company Goes Mobile

Vicki and Jon Crwys-Williams spent much of this summer on the road, taking their crispy-based, locally sourced and always-delicious pizzas out for a spin in a refurbished 1979 VW camper van. Named, wonderfully, The Colonel, the van has...

Lusty Glaze Beach Sundowner Sessions: The Feeling

A picture perfect secluded cove, surrounded by towering cliffs. The guys at LGB have got themselves a particularly special slice of...

Polgoon 2013 Vintage

Ah, English wine week. It’s been the perfect excuse to have a mid-week tipple in fabulous sunshine. At the GCG office we’re ready for a taste of the new 2013 vintage from Polgoon, Cornish makers of delectable wines and...

Win £500 to spend at Sofa.com

What better way to relax this summer than on a super-comfy sofa or bed from Sofa.com? Imagine it, you spend all day sizzling and swimming at the beach and return home with sandy toes to collapse into a Bluebell three seater clad in...

A Guide to… Wadebridge

Wadebridge makes an awful lot of noise for such a small town, and it isn’t letting nearby Padstow keep all the fun for itself. Neat, compact and easy to explore, Wadebridge is a great place to spend the day getting a feel for all...

Lusty Glaze Beach Sundowner Sessions 2014

Newquay sees its fair share of live music events held over the summer months, but none quite as special as these. The secluded sandy haven that is Lusty Glaze Beach will once again provide the backdrop for some seriously unforgettable...

Leopallooza 2014

Getting bigger and better with age, it’s described as “the greatest house party in a field” - except there's no need to worry about red wine on the cream carpet, destruction of your parent's vase as per the traditional house...

Little Plates Bar & Eatery

Perfect for the indecisive (like myself) and the greedy who want everything on the menu (me again), Little Plates is the place for digging in and trying the lot. Just make sure you take a friend to help you...

Sofa.com with Rohan Blacker

Since I laid eyes on the three-seater Oscar sofa in sloe coloured velvet (my dream house is one of subtlety), I’ve been dying to find out more about the furnishings company with a soft...

Old School Bar & Kitchen

Get ready for a warm welcome, we’re going back to school. ...

Falmouth Bay Seafood Café

For six years, the Falmouth Bay Seafood Café has been serving fresh, local catch in an intimate, relaxed environment in the centre of Truro. I went to find out what the historical city’s first and finest champagne, seafood and oyster...

The Rosevine

It had been our first day of gloomy clouds and chilly showers. Autumn was creeping in to block out the summer sun, and it was time for comfort food....

Trereife Stableyard Cafe

Tucked in behind the picture perfect Trereife House is the newest addition to the grounds, the Trereife Stableyard Café, complete with charming chequered tablecloths and a menu from Sarah Shaw of The Cornish Hen...

Regatta Round-up 2013

Calling all boat lovers and sailing enthusiasts, it’s regatta time! Don your deck shoes and stripy tops, perhaps a sailor hat if you’re feeling really enthusiastic....

Lamiroy Surf Academy

When I rocked up at Perranporth beach on an absolutely scorching Sunday afternoon, I have to say, I was a little apprehensive. Having never set foot, or anything else for that matter, on a surfboard before, I most definitely fell into...

A Guide to... Porthleven

With an audience of over 12, 000 present at this year’s Porthleven Food Festival, this pretty fishing village has earned a place on Cornwall’s ever-growing foodie circuit. With big names such as Antony Worrall Thompson as patron of...

GCG's Top Summer Fish Festivals 2013

The remainder of the summer sees Cornwall’s celebration of all things fishy, with four fish festivals taking place over August and September. Saturday August 3rd sees Portscatho host its first ever fish festival, celebrating its...

Extreme Gardening at the Eden Project

If you’ve ever visited the Eden project and felt that naughty schoolchild pull to get in amongst the trees and touch things, (it can’t just be me, surely,) now is your chance. ...

Fern Pit Cafe

The Fern Pit Café offers more than just your usual cuppa. With spectacular views and welcoming staff, I sat with Dawn, large and in charge for the last fourteen years, to discuss loyal customers, backpacking pooches, and being part of...