TF Local Food Guide: All Entries

Transition Falmouth Local Food Guide

All verified entries in alphabetical order (except Allotments and Community Gardens, at bottom of page)


Archie Browns

Address: 105 Kenwyn Street, Truro TR1 3BX
Tel. : 01872 278622
Email : sales@archiebrowns.co.uk
Website : www.archiebrowns.co.uk

A well-known health food business located in Truro (and Penzance) Archie Browns stock a range of Cornish produce including organic eggs and vegetables, bread and saffron buns, honey, artisan chocolate, soft drinks and Cornish Spring Water. Jars of locally made butter, including Almond, Pumpkin, Sesame and Hemp, are a speciality.

Opening hours are Monday to Saturday 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. exceptions being Wednesday open at 8.45 a.m. and close Tuesdays at 5.30 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-08-03 15:16:17 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores, Health Food


Argal Farm Shop

Address: Higher Argal, nr. Penryn TR11 5PE
Tel. : 01326 372737
Email :
Website :

Located not far from the Lamanva Crossroads on the road to Falmouth, the Farm Shop stocks a wide range of Cornish produce including locally sourced fresh veg; meat and dairy products; artisan bread; pasties; cakes and preserves. Also Sea Salt,Seaweed and locally made Chocolate.

Contact Stacey Williamson for more details or to place an order

date submitted: 2016-06-10 10:16:35 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores, Farm Shop


Bailey's Country Store

Address: Unit 2 Eastwood Park, Eastwood Road, Penryn, TR10 8LA
Tel. : 01326 379888
Email : simon@baileyscountrystore.co.uk
Website : www.baileyscountrystore.co.uk (shop online for local delivery TR3 TR10 TR11)

Fresh locally baked bread, locally grown fruit and veg, free range local meats and eggs; Cornish cheeses, locally made cakes and pasties. Soft drinks made in Cornwall and alcoholic beverages sourced locally including beers, wines, cider and gin.

Order online or visit shop. Open Mon - Friday 8.30 - 5.30 and Saturday 8.30 - 5.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-04-27 15:41:15 +01:00 by robf, Category: General Stores


Baker Tom

Address: stockists include several local shops including the Natural Store (Falmouth) Cornish Food Box Co (Truro). See Baker Tom's website for full list
Tel. : 01209 218989 (general enquiries)
Email :
Website : www.bakertom.co.uk

Fresh traditional bread, pastries and cakes using organic and local ingredients.

date submitted: 2016-04-27 16:08:49 +01:00 by robf, Category: Bakery


Berrymans Bakery

Address: The Bakery, Pednandrea, Redruth, Cornwall TR15 2EE
Tel. : 01209 215 534
Email : sales@cornish-pasty.co.uk
Website : berrymansbakery.co.uk

Berryman's have been handcrafting bread at their artisan bakery in Redruth for three generations. Their 'standard' loaves are anything but standard. Their traditional Cornish pasties enjoy a great reputation and their range of bread includes sourdoughs, rye breads, wholegrain and italian style loaves. The Berryman's are proud of their family business and always aim to retain the Cornish family feel of the bakery.

date submitted: 2016-06-22 13:27:22 +01:00 by robf, Category: Bakery


Bosue Vineyard

Address: St.Ewe, St.Austell, Cornwall PL26 6EU
Tel. : 01726 843159
Email : paul@bosuevineyard.co.uk
Website : www.bosuevineyard.co.uk (online shop)

Award-winning Sparkling,White and Rose wines produced from Cornish grapes grown in South Cornwall. Online shop plus presence at Farmers' Markets including Truro on selected dates - see website for details. Visits to the Vineyard and Summer Tours available.

date submitted: 2016-04-28 13:37:11 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Vineyard, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop


Callestick Farm

Address: Callestick, Truro, Cornwall TR4 9LL
Tel. : 01872 573126
Email : info@callestickfarm.co.uk
Website : www.callestickfarm.co.uk

Locally made ice-cream produced from on- farm ingredients at Callestick and sold in many local retail outlets including Swanpool Beach Cafe, Falmouth. Visitors to the farm during the summer welcome.

date submitted: 2016-04-27 09:57:40 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Ice Cream


Carleys Organic Foods

Address: Carley's of Cornwall Ltd, Great Wheal Daniel, Station Road, Chacewater Cornwall TR4 8FP
Tel. : 01872 560831 and 01872 561297
Email : organic@carleys.co.uk
Website : carleys.co.uk

Carley's of Cornwall is one of Europe's leading manufacturers of raw organic nut and seed butters and raw organic chocolate spreads. Trading from their new zero carbon / zero waste eco-factory a few miles west of Truro (not open to general public but check website for open days).

Products available in several local stores including Natural Store (Falmouth), Archie Browns (Truro), and Mylor Stores. See Carleys website for product information and full list of retailers and wholesalers.

date submitted: 2017-01-02 11:19:24 +00:00 by robf, Category: Manufacturer, wholesale, organic products, health food


Carnon Downs Garden Centre

Address: Quenchwell Road, Carnon Downs, Truro TR3 6LN
Tel. : 01872 863058
Email :
Website :

Carnon Downs Garden Centre carries a very wide selection of products including a specialist made in Cornwall section. Preserves, Chocolate, Biscuits and Fudge plus tea and coffee are available, plus a range of Cornish made bottled alcoholic and soft drinks.

Opening times are Monday - Friday 9.00-5.00,Saturday 9.00-5.30 and on Sunday 10.00-4.30 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-08-06 20:56:12 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores


Carnon Downs Village Market

Address: The Village Hall, Tregye Road, Carnon Downs TR3 6GH
Tel. : 07704 862518
Email : crowther_mary@yahoo.co.uk
Website : www.carnondownsvillagehall.org/carnon-downs-village-market/

Held on the last Saturday of the month, from 9.00 am to 12 noon, the stall-holders offer a range of local produce including locally grown vegetables, Cornish cheeses and meats, homemade bread, pies, pastries and cakes, jams and honey. Refreshments also available

Contact Mary Crowther as above for more information or to book a table

date submitted: 2016-10-08 19:41:24 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Market


Choak's Pasties

Address: 30,Killigrew Street, Falmouth TR11 3PN
Tel. : 01326 312426
Email :
Website : www.choakspasties.co.uk

Handmade in the shop to a traditional recipe, pasties are available fresh from the oven. Saffron buns, Danish pastries, and other products are also on offer. Buy from the shop which is open Monday - Friday 8.00-2.30 p.m, Saturday 8.00-3 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-05-18 10:23:44 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


Chocolarder

Address: Unit 1 Works, Frog Hill, Viaduct Services, Ponsanooth TR3 7JW
Tel. : 01872 857071
Email : mike@chocolarder.com
Website : www.chocolarder.com (online shop)

One of the only small batch bean-to-bar chocolate makers in the U.K. producing fine quality, stone ground chocolate using organic beans. Bars available for sale online (free delivery for orders over £10) and through a number of retail outlets including: Archie Browns and Cornish Food Box Co. in Truro; Bailey's in Penryn and the Natural Store, Picnic and Halzephron in Falmouth.

date submitted: 2016-04-21 20:47:57 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery, Online Shop


Chypraze Farm

Address: Morvah, Penzance TR19 7TU
Tel. : 01736 788312
Email : chyprazefarm@gmail.com
Website : www.chyprazefarm.co.uk (online shop - via Big Barn CIC)

This family farm specializes in ethically produced quality meat sourced from premium pedigree herds. These include saddleback pigs, highland ,shorthorn, hereford and guernsey cattle. Meat is prepared and packed at the farm for delivery straight to the customer.

Farm shop and also at the Truro Farmers' Market on Lemon Quay every other Saturday.

Conservation grazing by the Highland Cattle has played a significant role in the survival of the Cornish Chough. More details on this and their green energy policy from website

date submitted: 2017-02-10 09:24:20 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Meat


Chyreen Fruit Farm

Address: Quenchwell Road, Carnon Downs, Truro
Tel. : 01872 862317
Email :
Website : www.chyreenfruitfarm.co.uk

Chyreen Fruit Farm stocks a variety of locally grown fruit and vegetables - which varies according to the varieties grown, the weather and the seasons. Fresh local vegetables can include potatoes, courgettes, swede, cabbage, leeks, beetroot, tomatoes, lettuce, cucumber, carrots and onions. Keep an eye on the noticeboard to the entrance to the Farm for up-to-date on varieties of produce available from the Shop on site. Pick Your Own service available - contact the Farm for more details.

A range of other products on offer include Cornish Rapeseed Oil (£1 discount on every 1 litre bottle returned for refilling), Cornish honey and preserves and Free Range Eggs - see website for full details.

date submitted: 2016-08-11 12:31:02 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg, Farm Shop, Pick Your Own


Coconuts Naturally

Address: Based and made in Cornwall
Tel. :
Email : hello@coconutsnaturally.com
Website : coconutsnaturally.com

Organic, dairy-free ice cream made without nuts or soya, sweetened with unrefined coconut sugar with natural ingredients added to an organic coconut cream base to create different flavours.

Business as featured on Dragons Den and based in Cornwall.

Products available locally in the Natural Store and Great Cornish Food Store and others distributed via Roskillys, as well as Morrisons supermarket (Redruth and Penzance)and online via Ocado.

date submitted: 2018-10-12 15:09:16 +01:00 by robf, Category: Dairy-free Ice Cream


Colin Carter's Eggs

Address: Hazelton Farm, Perranwell Station, Truro TR3 7NA
Tel. : 01872 301878
Email : colincarterseggs@btinternet.com
Website : www.colincarterseggs.co.uk

Carters Eggs have been involved in egg production for over 100 years. Fresh and free range eggs are produced and packed locally and supplied to retailers and caterers across Cornwall.

Boxed eggs of differing sizes are available from a wide range of shops including: Village Stores at Flushing, Mylor and Perranwell, the Pannier Market in Truro, Spar Convenience stores in Carnon Downs, Constantine, Gloweth and Hendra Stores,Truro. Also the Perran-ar-worthal Fruit and Veg Stall off the A39. Contact the Farm for details of your nearest stockist

date submitted: 2016-07-13 20:09:23 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Eggs


Colliers Cornish Cheese

Address: 11 Trewarton Rd, Penryn TR10 8JB
Tel. : 01326 374450
Email : susan_collier@hotmail.co.uk
Website : www.collierscornishcheese.co.uk (order online)

Small company based in Penryn in Cornwall founded and run by Sue Collier who has been a cheese maker in Cornwall for several years. She was the head cheesemaker for Menallack Farm and won various awards for her cheeses, and now produces artisan Cows Milk cheese similar to Menallack and Ewe's milk cheese by hand, all made from Cornish Milk in Cornwall.

You can meet Sue and taste the cheese at the following markets: Penryn Farmers Market (every other Friday from 9:30,Temperance hall), Stithians farmers market (3rd Saturday of the month), Carnon Downs market (last Saturday of the month). Also available to order online.

date submitted: 2016-10-09 16:50:08 +01:00 by robf, Category: Cheese


Constantine Farmers' Market

Address: Constantine Village Hall, Constantine
Tel. :
Email : mandymilano@hotmail.com
Website : constantinecornwall.com

Very local pork and beef are available - both from small holdings in the village. Also award-winning Kennall Valley cheese, Sally's cakes, local bread, baked goods and quiches plus a vegetable stall, local honey, jams and chutneys and a Quayside Fish stall.

Refreshments including freshly brewed coffee and tea with cake available all morning. Contact Mandy Milano for more information and to book a stall. The market is held on the second Saturday of each month from 9.30 - 12 noon

date submitted: 2016-10-13 19:58:37 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Market


Cornish Duck

Address: Terras Farm, St.Stephen, St.Austell
Tel. : 01726 882383
Email : sales@cornishduck.com
Website : www.cornishduck.com (online shop)

Free range Terras duck and chicken reared on the farm fed on non-GM and non-medicated pellets.

Duck, chicken and other products available from the farm shop or by online mail order. Also regular stall at Truro Farmers Market, Lemon Quay, every Saturday

date submitted: 2016-04-29 20:18:58 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Poultry, Online Shop


Cornish Meadow Preserves

Address: Herons Pool, Trevothen, Coverack, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 6SD
Tel. : 01326 280924
Email : cornishmeadow@btinternet.com
Website : www.cornishmeadow.co.uk

Using only the finest ingredients, sourced locally whenever possible, preserves and mustards are all handmade and all jars prepared by hand. See website for details of stockists and dates when attending Truro Farmers Market, Lemon Quay 9.00 - 4.00 pm

date submitted: 2016-05-02 09:56:08 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Preserves


Cornish Mill and Bakehouse

Address: Trescowthick Farm, St. Newlyn East, Newquay TR8 5NS
Tel. : 01637 830958
Email : info@cornishmillandbakehouse.com
Website : www.cornishmillandbakehouse.com

A range of different breads using homegrown stonemilled flour and cakes, biscuits, saffron buns and pasties

Stall at Truro Farmers' Market, Lemon Quay, Truro Weds and Sats and at Falmouth Farmers' Market every Tuesday

date submitted: 2016-04-27 15:51:49 +01:00 by robf, Category: Bakery


Cornish Native Oysters

Address: Admiralty Quay, Mylor Dockyard, Mylor Bridge, Falmouth TR11 5UF
Tel. : 07807 290315
Email : webenquiry@cornishnativeoysters.co.uk
Website : www.faloyster.co.uk (online shop)

With registered EU Protected Food Name status and as a member of the Slow Food Movement, Cornish Native Oysters are sustainably harvested, under sail, from the Fal Estuary.

Oysters and mussels are purified and processed at the Mylor Yacht Harbour and supplied to top chefs and restaurants. Also next day delivery available to doorsteps locally and nationally.

date submitted: 2016-06-15 21:34:12 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Seafood, Online shop


Cornish Orchards

Address: Westnorth Manor Farm, Duloe, Liskeard PL14 4PW
Tel. : 01503 269007
Email : apples@cornishorchards.co.uk
Website : www.cornishorchards.co.uk (online shop)

Cider and Soft drinks produced from fruit from local orchards available from the shop on site or by ordering online (see website for details)

Also available from local retail outlets including : The Bottle Bank and the Cornish Store in Falmouth, The Co-op Store in Truro, Carnon Downs Garden Centre and the National Trust Shop, Trelissick Gardens, Truro.

date submitted: 2016-05-13 20:18:47 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop


Cornish Sea Salt Company

Address: Unit A, Cober House, Wheal Vrose Business Park, Helston TR13 0FG
Tel. : 0845 337277
Email : gbradshaw@cornishseasalt.co.uk
Website : www.cornishseasalt.co.uk (online shop)

Cornish Sea Salt harvested locally and used for many culinary purposes at home, by food producers and in restaurants and hotels.

Several retail outlets in the Truro/Falmouth area - see website. Also at Truro Farmers Market Lemon Quay every Saturday

date submitted: 2016-04-30 13:10:47 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Preserves, Online Shop


Cornish Seaweed

Address: Higher Argal Farm, Falmouth TR11 45PE
Tel. : 01326 618469
Email : sales@cornishseaweed.co.uk
Website : www.cornishseaweed.co.uk (online shop)

Wholesaler and online retailer of dried and fresh seaweeds

date submitted: 2016-04-27 16:10:55 +01:00 by Tim van Berkel, Category: Seafood, Online Shop, Wholesale


Cornish Tea and Coffee Ltd

Address: The Tea Shed, Little Trethew PL14 3PZ
Tel. : 01503 264476
Email : moreteavicar@cornish-tea.co.uk
Website : www.cornish-tea.co.uk (online shop)

Blended and packed here in Cornwall Cornish tea is sold through a number of local retail outlets including the National Trust shop at Trelissick, the Co-op Store and Thorne's Fruit and Veg in Truro

Contact the company for more details of stockists in the Truro/Falmouth area and visit the website for online purchases

date submitted: 2016-07-14 15:55:23 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Online Shop


Cornish Venison Company

Address:
Tel. : 07988 323410
Email : chris@cornishvenison.co.uk
Website : www.trurofarmers.co.uk/producers/meat/cornish-venison-co/

Operating under a "european hunter" licence venison is sourced from the wild guaranteeing sustainability and provenance.

CVC can be found at the Truro Farmers' Markets most weeks, and also attends speciality fairs

date submitted: 2016-06-16 12:04:54 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Meat


Cornwall Food Action

Address: Cornwall Food Action, Bodmin Business Park, Launceston Road, Bodmin
Tel. : (CFA) 07525 204967
Email : dcfa.cornwall@gmail.com
Website :

Cornwall Food Action is a hub of Devon and Cornwall Food Association which is a voluntary organisation working to address food poverty, reduce food waste and cut carbon emissions, by collecting surplus edible food from food producers for distribution to local groups in touch with those in need e.g. foodbanks, luncheon clubs and other local organisations providing help and support . CFA is currently working towards achieving charitable status.

Surplus edible food can be the result of, for example, over production, cancelled orders (for various reasons) or trial production runs much of which currently goes to landfill.

Volunteers, suppliers and friends are all needed to help the DCFA in its work. Contact them by email for more information

date submitted: 2016-05-17 21:44:43 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Food redistribution


Cornwall Good Seafood Guide

Address: Cornwall Wildlife Trust, Five Acres, Allet, Truro TR4 9DJ
Tel. : 01872 273939 (ext 214)
Email : seafood@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk
Website : www.cornwallgoodseafoodguide.org.uk

The Cornwall Good Seafood Guide is an award-winning (2016) online resource which celebrates the sustainable seafood landed in Cornwall.

Created by the Cornwall Wildlife Trust, it provides consumers and businesses with the information they need to ensure they are making sustainable seafood choices.

date submitted: 2016-12-24 15:10:13 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Information, Fish, Seafood


Cusgarne Organic Farm

Address: Cusgarne, Truro TR4 8RL
Tel. : 01872 865922
Email : organicbox@btconnect.com
Website : www.cusgarneorganicfarm.co.uk

Organic fruit, vegetable and meat boxes for home delivery.

Also farm shop selling organic food plus dairy and dairy alternatives, gluten-free foodstuffs and a range of organic beauty products and toiletries.

date submitted: 2016-04-27 15:58:32 +01:00 by robf, Category: Food Boxes, Farm Shop


Devoran Village Produce Market

Address: The Village Hall, Quay Road, Devoran, Truro TR3 6PW
Tel. : 01872 862046
Email : dvhbookings@outlook.com
Website : www.devoranvillagehall.org.uk

Held on the 2nd Saturday of every month,from 9.30 am to 12 noon, stall-holders have a range of produce to offer including Baker Tom's bread, Perran-ar-worthal Fruit and Veg., Cornish cheeses, eggs, jams, preserves and honey Also fresh fish from Newlyn and more.

Refreshments also available. Contact Sue Thomas on the above email or phone number for more information or to book a table

date submitted: 2016-10-08 19:33:43 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Markets


Dynamite Valley Brewery Company

Address: Viaduct Works, Frog Hill, Ponsanooth, Truro TR3 7JW
Tel. : 01872 864532
Email : info@dynamitevalley.com
Website : www.dynamitevalley.com

A wide range of vegan friendly* beers are available from the Brewery including labels like Black Charge, Gold Rush and Prospector depending on the season and demand. Ales can be provided on site by bringing you own container for taking away, or by visiting the cafe where both beer and soft drinks are available. (* confirmed with business owner)

Cafe and Bar are open Thursdays and Fridays 12.00 - 5.00 p.m. and on Saturdays 12.00 - 6.00 p.m.

For more information contact the Brewery or visit the website

date submitted: 2016-10-05 16:55:52 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Brewery


Eat Well Spend Less

Address: Cornwall Health Promotion Service, The Kernow Building, Wilson Way, Pool, Redruth, TR15 3QE
Tel. : 01209 313419
Email :
Website : www.cornwallhealthyweight.org.uk/recipes/eat-well-spend-less-meal-planner

Web Information and Booklet helping guide readers towards eating healthy meals that don't cost the earth.

Tips on recipes, buying seasonal produce, making new dishes while saving money, eating nourishing food and producing less waste. Main contributor community chef Sanjay Kumar with Cornish community groups including Food Banks

date submitted: 2016-04-17 21:33:33 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Information


Elemental Cornish Gin

Address: Trewenna Barn, Tregonetha, St.Columb TR9 6EL
Tel. : 07557 108308
Email : info@cornishgin.co.uk
Website : www.cornishgin.co.uk (buy online)

Distilled and bottled in Cornwall at the family-run distillery using a unique blend of botanicals, finest organic grain alcohol and locally sourced spring water.

Available online (see website), at the Truro Farmers' Market every Saturday and a number of local outlets including : The Bottle Bank and Picnic in Falmouth, Wine in Cornwall, Penryn, Spar at Carnon Downs and from the Cornish Food Box Company, Truro

date submitted: 2016-05-13 20:30:36 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Distillery, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop


Falcatch

Address: Unit 6, Lemon Street Market, Truro
Tel. : 01872 240046
Email : sales@falcatch.net
Website : falcatch.net

Purveyors of fine locally caught fish and shellfish. Opening Hours 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Saturday

date submitted: 2018-05-25 14:53:55 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fish


Falmouth Fish & Seafoods

Address: 29, Arwenack Street, Falmouth
Tel. : 01326 312235
Email :
Website : www.falmouthfishandseafoods.co.uk

One of Falmouth's leading seafood specialists, approximately 85% of the shop's fish is sourced locally and can be viewed alongside the main street en route towards Custom House Quay and Events Square.

Opening hours are Monday - Saturday 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-09-10 16:30:40 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fish & Seafood


Flushing Produce and Craft Market

Address: Flushing Village Club, Coventry Road, Flushing
Tel. : 01326 372150
Email : paullightfoot1@hotmail.com
Website : www.flushingvillageclub.org.uk

Held usually on the last Saturday of the month (exceptions being Xmas and Regatta time) from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm. Produce on offer includes local vegetables and meats, fresh fish, bread and fruit. Also cheese, eggs, chutneys, preserves, cakes and savouries. Refreshments also available

Stalls are £6 a table subject to availability. More information from Paul Lightfoot.

date submitted: 2016-10-08 19:20:49 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Village Market


Food of the Gods

Address: St.Just, Penwith
Tel. : 07870132499
Email : dalrawchocolate@gmail.com
Website : www.foodofthegods.org.uk (online shop)

Using natural organic and fair trade ingredients, raw chocolate or Cacao, is made from unroasted cocoa beans. This is a dairy and gluten free product. Available from a range of stockists including Archie Brown's in Truro and the Natural Store, Falmouth. Also online service and at Truro Farmers Market every Saturday.

date submitted: 2016-05-02 10:14:06 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery, Online Shop


Food Waste : Composting

Address: Get Composting, Room 105, 1200 Century Way, Thorpe Park, Colton, Leeds LS15 8ZA
Tel. : 0844 571 4444 (orders), 0800 316 4454 (customer care)
Email : customer.care@getcomposting.com
Website : www.cornwall.getcomposting.com (online shop)

One of the most effective ways of disposing of unwanted food waste is composting.

Cornwall Council often offers discounted Green Johanna hot-composters for sale via this website. They are particularly useful in gardens for recycling cooked food, bones, fish and meat in addition to green waste. Visit the above website or search the web for Green Johanna for more details

Alternatively, try a wormery which are handy for small flats and balconies. Visit https://www.wormery.co.uk or http://www.originalorganics.co.uk/Wormeries where advice is also available

date submitted: 2016-08-20 17:34:53 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Information


Furniss of Cornwall

Address: Furniss, Proper Cornish, Western House, Lucknow Road, Bodmin PL31 1EZ
Tel. : 01208 265 830
Email : furniss@propercornish.co.uk
Website : www.furniss-foods.co.uk (online shop)

Here at Furniss, we’ve been crafting quality biscuits using perfected recipes since 1886. Today, we bake as we have always done: in Cornwall using timely recipes, quality locally sourced ingredients, driven by the history of John Cooper Furniss and his passion of creating the best product possible.

Furniss is now the only company in the world licensed to make The Original Cornish Fairing™ which is available nation-wide alongside our gingerbread, shortbread, oat biscuits and our new Gingers.

date submitted: 2016-06-22 13:51:02 +01:00 by robf, Category: Bakery, Confectionery, Wholesaler


Granite Rock Brewery

Address: 19 Kernick Road, Penryn TR10 9EP
Tel. : 01326 379251
Email :
Website : www.graniterockbrewery.co.uk

Granite Rock is a home-brew shop and microbrewery based in Penryn. The Shop stocks a range of home brewing equipment and ingredients and also sells a range of beers,wines and cider kits.

4 main bottled beers are brewed, three of which have close ties with the historic town of Penryn and are available from the Shop or from a number of outlets in the Truro/Falmouth area including:-
Constantine Stores, the Bottle Bank and the Cornish Store in Falmouth, Baileys in Penryn and from the Cornish Food Box Company and the Red Elephant Beer Cellar in Truro. Also Carnon Downs Garden Centre and Mylor Stores.

date submitted: 2016-08-02 12:02:05 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewery, Alcoholic Beverages


Great Cornish Food Store

Address: Tregurra Park, Newquay Road, Truro TR1 1RH
Tel. : 01872 306060
Email : info@greatcornishfood.co.uk
Website : www.greatcornishfood.co.uk

Located to the east of Truro the Store embraces over 90 Cornish suppliers and producers proving a wide selection of Cornish food and drink - see website for full details of in store provision and of the annual Great Cornish Food Festival on Lemon Quay, Truro.

Opening times are Monday to Saturday 7.30 a.m. - 7.30 p.m. and Sunday 10.00 a.m.- 4.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-07-08 08:49:16 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores


Gwenen Apiaries

Address:
Tel. : 01209 842 860
Email : info@gwenenapiaries.com
Website : gwenenapiaries.com

Producers of fine Cornish honeys, Beeswax candles, Hive products and bees. Working with the native bees to maintain biodiversity.

The honey product range is all Cornish and all the specialist honeys and comb products are as made by the bees and are typically cold pressed. Honey from the same apiary is kept and batched together, thus allowing the distinctive flavours of that localities honey to come through: even apiaries two miles apart can produce different flavoured honeys!

date submitted: 2016-06-22 13:59:51 +01:00 by robf, Category: Honey


Halzephron Herb Farm

Address: Roskilly's, Tregellast Barton, St.Keverne TR12 6NX
Tel. : 01326 281920
Email : enquiries@halzherb.com
Website : www.halzherb.com (online shop)

Speciality Cornish fayre, handmade on the Lizard using finest local ingredients. Products include chutneys, sauces, dips, jams, dressings and marinades and more - see website.

Shops in Truro at the Lemon Street Market - and in Falmouth at 21, Arwenack Street

date submitted: 2016-04-28 15:47:13 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Preserves, Herbs, Online Shop


Healey's Cornish Cyder Farm

Address: Penhallow, Truro, Cornwall TR4 9LW
Tel. : 01872 573356
Email : info@healeyscyder.co.uk
Website : www.thecornishcyderfarm.co.uk (online shop)

Sourcing apples from their own orchards Healey's make award-winning cyders, jams and juices on the farm. Find out more about these and their wines and spirits by visiting their website.

All products for purchase online or by visiting the farm shop - tours also available. See website for details

date submitted: 2016-05-18 10:01:07 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Beverages, Preserves, Farm Shop, Online Shop


Heather Bell Honey Bees

Address: Rosuick Organic Farm, nr St.Martin
Tel. : 01326 231260
Email : sales@cornwallhoney.com
Website : www.trurofarmers.co.uk/producers/honey-sauces-preserves/heatherbell-honeybees/

Producer and seller of Cornish Wildflower Honey, Cornish Honey and Clotted Cream Fudge and Beeswax products. Also supplier of a wide range of bee-keeping equipment

Find us at Truro Farmers Market on Lemon Quay every Wednesday and Saturday

date submitted: 2016-04-22 11:14:48 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Honey, Confectionery


Helford Creek

Address: Mudgeon Farmhouse, St.Martin, nr.Helston
Tel. : 01326 231933
Email : info@helfordcreek.co.uk
Website : www.helfordcreek.co.uk (online shop)

Apple juices, cyder and fruit blends available, all made with traditional craft methods and sourced from local orchards including Old Cornish varieties of apples.

Please note, our products are only available to buy online and at retail outlets throughout Cornwall.

See website for ordering online or visit local outlets including Trebah Garden, nr Falmouth, Bailey's Country Store, Penryn and the Cornish Food Box Company, Truro

date submitted: 2016-05-14 20:36:59 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop


Incredible Bulk

Address: various locations around Cornwall (mobile shop)
Tel. :
Email : incrediblebulk@mobilezerowasteshop.co.uk
Website : www.mobilezerowasteshop.co.uk

Mobile zero waste shop based in Cornwall, here to help you reduce your everyday consumption of single-use plastic packaging.

Selling bulk food and home products at various locations across Cornwall including Falmouth, Constantine and Truro, you'll be able to use reusable containers rather than single use packaging when shopping with them.

The blog on their website also has excellent tips on waste reduction

date submitted: 2018-11-03 12:25:40 +00:00 by Rob Follett, Category: Mobile shop, plastic free


Johns the Liquor Cellar Truro

Address: The Lemon Street Market, 78 Lemon Street, Truro TR1 2QD
Tel. : 01872 857020
Email :
Website : www.theliquorcellar.co.uk (online shop)

Wine and Spirits Specialists est.in St.Ives in 1894, the Cellar sells a wide range of spirits including several varieties of Cornish Gin; including Cornwall's first Gold Compound Style Gin. For more details and to contact the Cellar visit the website.

Opening Hours : 10.00 - 17.00 pm Monday to Saturday

date submitted: 2018-06-29 11:44:07 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Wine, Spirits


Kelly's of Cornwall

Address: Lucknow Road, Bodmin PL31 1EZ
Tel. : 01208 77277
Email : enquiries@kellysofcornwall.co.uk
Website : www.kellysofcornwall.co.uk

Sourcing milk from Cornish farms, to support Cornish farmers, and using Cornish clotted cream, Kelly's produce a wide range and flavours of ice-cream. Available from most major supermarkets, convenience stores and other selected outlets across the Falmouth/Truro area - call for more details

date submitted: 2016-06-16 15:36:22 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Ice Cream, Wholesale


Keltek Brewery

Address: Brewery Address: Unit 44 Cardrew Way, Redruth TR15 1SS
Tel. : 01209 313620
Email : sales@keltekbrewery.co.uk
Website : keltekbrewery.co.uk (online shop)

A multi-award winning brewery situated in Redruth, Cornwall, the Keltek Cornish Brewery has grown into one of the largest capacity breweries in the West Country. We have invested in our own in-house bottling facilities, and in 2013 became only the second brewery in Cornwall to own its own estate of public houses. Keltek remains a family owned brewery that adheres to the age old traditions of brewing by hand with care and craftsmanship using the finest whole hop flowers, British malts and hand-pitched yeast.

Redruth Shop Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 9.00 – 17.00

date submitted: 2016-06-22 16:11:23 +01:00 by robf, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Brewery, Online Shop


Kennal Vale Cheese

Address: Gadles Farm, Laity Moor, Ponsanooth, Truro TR3 7HS
Tel. : 01872 863214
Email : julie@kennallvalecheese.co.uk
Website : www.kennallvalecheese.co.uk

Handmade on the farm, artisan cheeses are produced using traditional methods and fresh milk from their own Ayrshire cows.

Cheeses are available from a range of outlets in the Falmouth/Truro area including; Bailey's Country Store, Penryn, Courtyard Deli, Falmouth, Perran-ar-worthal Fruit & Veg stall, the Cornish Food Box Company, Truro, and the Cornish Smokehouse stall at the Truro/Falmouth Farmers Markets.

For more details of other outlets and events attended throughout the year see their website

date submitted: 2016-10-03 10:55:16 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Cheese


Kernow Chocolate Company

Address: 755 Orion Drive, St Eval, Wadebridge PL27 7TU
Tel. : 01841 540536
Email : sales@kernowchocolate.co.uk
Website : www.kernowchocolate.co.uk (online shop)

A wide range of chocolate products handmade in Cornwall, using cocoa beans sustainably grown and ethically sourced ensuring a better deal for farmers.

Available from the shop at the factory (check website for opening hours) and through several local retailers in the Falmouth/Truro area including Pennyworths Sweet Shop, Cornish Food Box Company, Truro Cathedral, (Truro), Trebah Garden nr.Mawnan Smith, and The Chocolate Box in Falmouth.

date submitted: 2016-05-07 16:53:00 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery, Online Shop


Kernow Fisheries Ltd

Address: Darren (Door to Door service)
Tel. : 07826 059777
Email : kernowfisheries@yahoo.com
Website :

Based in Falmouth this local family fishmonger supplies fresh fish from Newlyn to homes across the Falmouth/Truro area.

Call Darren on the above mobile number for details of availability, and/or to book a delivery to your door

date submitted: 2016-11-23 15:08:20 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fish


Kernow Sausage Company

Address: The Old Dairy, Barwick Farm, Tregony, Cornwall TR2 5SG
Tel. : 01872 531 888
Email : info@kernowsausages.com
Website : www.kernowsausages.com (online shop)

From humble beginnings, borrowing a butchers on evenings and weekends, the company is now based at a county farm in Tregony on the Roseland peninsular and continues to be very family focused. Armed with Granny’s secret recipe, still used in the Trelawney Traditional sausage, the Roberts family use their combination of butchery expertise and culinary passion to lovingly hand craft their succulent sausages with the finest cuts of pork. The majority of the pork comes from pigs reared on the farm who enjoy the luxury of the mild sea air and laid back Cornish lifestyle.

date submitted: 2016-06-22 15:04:53 +01:00 by rob, Category: Meat, Online Shop


Kernowsashimi

Address: Trecoose, St.Martin, Helston TR12 6DF
Tel. : 01326 231950
Email : dylan@kernowsashimi.co.uk
Website : www.kernowsashimi.co.uk

Locally caught sustainably-managed fish landed from small day boats. Find us at Truro Farmers' Market on Wednesdays and Saturdays and at Falmouth Farmers' Market on Tuesdays.

date submitted: 2016-04-27 16:04:57 +01:00 by robf, Category: Fish


Love Food Hate Waste

Address: Waste Resources Action Programme (WRAP)
Tel. :
Email : LFHW@wrap.org.uk
Website : www.lovefoodhatewaste.com

National website dedicated to providing information on recipes, planning meals, saving money on food plus many useful tips on avoiding and reducing food waste

date submitted: 2016-04-17 21:47:02 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Information


Lynher Dairies Cheese Company

Address: Pengreep Dairy, Ponsanooth, Truro TR3 7JQ
Tel. : 01872 870789
Email : sales@lynherdairies.co.uk
Website : www.lynherdairies.co.uk (online shop)

Cornish Yarg is not made anywhere else and comes from our small dairy at Ponsanooth in mid Cornwall.

We are a small team of about 30 people, from cheesemakers to nettlers and packers, most of us from the immediate rural catchment area around our dairy.

Online shop and also available from several local shops

date submitted: 2016-10-09 16:25:46 +01:00 by robf, Category: Cheese, Dairy, Online Shop


Made Marion Bakery

Address: Portreath Bakers Shop, Tabernacle Street, Truro
Tel. : 01209 311611
Email : marion@mademarionglutenfree.com
Website : mademarionglutenfree.com (orders can be placed online)

A Portreath Bakery venture Made Marion is a dedicated Gluten-free Bakery in its own right, and specialises in a range of gluten-free products. Credited with producing the world's first genuine Cornish gluten-free pasty, bread, rolls, cakes, sausage rolls and baking mixes are also available plus some vegan products. Made Marion is licensed by Coeliac UK

Opening hours in Truro are Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 4.00 pm and orders can also be placed online - see website

date submitted: 2018-05-26 21:05:32 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery, Gluten-free


Martins Bakery

Address: 106 Clifden Road, St.Austell PL25 4PA
Tel. : 01726 70888
Email : info@martinsbakerycornwall.co.uk
Website : www.martinsbakerycornwall.co.uk

A family business going back to 1865 Martins make a range of freshly baked products including bread, Cornish pasties, saffron cake, Eccles cakes and Swiss - using traditional methods of baking.

Find the local shop in the entrance to the Pannier Market, Back Quay, Truro - opening hours : Monday to Saturday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm

date submitted: 2016-07-16 15:48:24 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


Meadowside Nursery

Address: Anne Pengelly, Truro Farmers' Market, Lemon Quay, Truro
Tel. :
Email :
Website : www.trurofarmers.co.uk/meadowside-nursery/

Fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables from the stall plus a wide range of flowers and plants all locally produced

Truro Farmers' Market on Lemon Quay, Truro every Wednesday and Saturday

date submitted: 2016-04-27 15:54:11 +01:00 by robf, Category: Fruit & Veg


Mylor Fish Shop

Address: Mylor Fish Shop, Trevellan Road, Mylor Bridge, Cornwall TR11 5NE
Tel. : 01326 378441
Email : mylorfishshop@outlook.com
Website : mylorfishshop.wix.com/mylorfishshop

Fresh fish, shellfish, scallops, crabs. Caught daily by our own boats.

Open Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat 9am - 1pm

date submitted: 2016-05-20 12:26:07 +01:00 by Rob Follett, Category: Fish,Seafood


Mylor Stores

Address: 37 Lemon Hill, Mylor Bridge, Cornwall TR11 5NA
Tel. : 01326 373615
Email :
Website :

Dedicated to serving the community with a wide selection of fresh fruit and veg with freshly baked bread, pasties and pastries. Also a good range of wine, dairy and general groceries including plenty of local produce.

Open seven days a week, 8am - 8pm (Except Winter Sundays 6.30pm)

date submitted: 2016-05-19 10:24:39 +01:00 by Rob Follett, Category: General Stores


Nancarrow Organic Farm

Address: Zelah, nr Truro
Tel. : 01872 540343
Email : steve@nancarrowfarm.co.uk
Website : www.nancarrowfarm.co.uk

Beef, lamb, mutton and pork produced on a fully accredited Soil Association Organic Farm where the principles of raising stock in a diverse,healthy natural environment are paramount.

Stall at Truro Farmers' Market, Lemon Quay on first Saturday of the month and every fortnight at the Moor, Falmouth. Also available through the Cornish Food Box Company.

date submitted: 2016-05-07 16:26:13 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Meat


Nature Kitchen

Address: Nature Kitchen Co. Ltd, 47 Fore Street, St Austell, Cornwall PL25 5PY
Tel. : 01726 77100
Email : ally@naturekitchen.co.uk
Website : www.naturekitchen.co.uk (online shop)

Buy Spices Online at Nature Kitchen Spice Shop - Spice Merchants and World Food Store. Freshly ground spice blends in small batches have a far superior flavour to anything mass produced. We fresh grind our ingredients and make bespoke blends at our spice shop for the food service.

Our spice products are sold direct to the public at markets, to retail for resale and into the food service business. Available from Halzephron Herb Farm, Falmouth. All enquiries are welcome at our online spice merchants.

date submitted: 2016-06-22 16:24:47 +01:00 by robf, Category: Condiments & Spices, Online Shop, Wholesaler


Norways Farm

Address: Rex Sadler, Norways Farm, Carlidnack Road, Mawnan Smith TR11 5HD
Tel. : 01326 250 392
Email : rex.sadler@tiscali.co.uk
Website :

South Devon beef supplied by the box, (family or small box) free delivery within 10 mile radius of Mawnan Smith. Supply is limited.

date submitted: 2016-06-24 11:16:11 +01:00 by sleuthie, Category: Meat


OggyOggy

Address: 17a Alverton Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 2QP
Tel. : 01736 368 705
Email : info@oggyoggyfranchise.com
Website : www.oggyoggyfranchise.co.uk

Oggy Oggy Pasty Co was originally established in 1993 in Penzance by two local entrepreneurs who produced and sold their own Cornish pasties & bakery products throughout the region.

There are OggyOggy pasty franchise retailers across Cornwall (and Devon) with two in Falmouth (39 Church St, 50 Arwenack St) and one in Truro (34 River St).

date submitted: 2016-09-17 19:11:53 +01:00 by Sam Gillick, Category: Bakery


Pennyworths Sweet Shop

Address: 5 High Cross, Truro TR1 2AJ
Tel. : 01872 260788
Email : hello@pennyworths.co.uk
Website : pennyworths.co.uk (order online)

An independent sweet shop located near Truro Cathedral, Pennyworths stocks a wide range of traditional sweets and other confectionery. Locally made products include boxes and bags of Cornish fudge (Buttermilk Confections), Cornish chocolate bars (Kernow Choc) .

Online order service available for home delivery or collection from the shop
Opening times Monday - Friday 10.00 - 5.30; Saturday 9.30 - 5.00; Sunday 10.00 - 4.00

date submitted: 2016-08-06 16:59:39 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery


Penryn and Falmouth Foodbank

Address: Highway Community Centre, Church Road, Penryn, TR10 8DA
Tel. : 01326 618575
Email : foodbank@highwaychurch.co.uk
Website : highwaychurch.co.uk/community/penryn-and-falmouth-food-bank/

The Penryn and Falmouth Foodbank is part of a national network of foodbanks giving out donated non-perishable and in-date food to people in crisis. Boxes of food, packed by volunteers, are distributed in return for a voucher issued to those needing food by care professionals. Additional help and support is also often available.

The Foodbank is open Mondays and Wednesdays 10.00 a.m - 2.00 p.m.and Fridays 10.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.

Donations of food, funds and time are always welcome. Contact the Co-ordinator Sarah Simons on the contact number above if you can help

date submitted: 2016-05-20 19:00:39 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Food redistribution


Penryn Friday Market

Address: Temperance Hall. Lower Market Street, Penryn TR10 8BH
Tel. : 01326 372027
Email :
Website : www.penryntowncouncil.co.uk/page_2695814.html

Held indoors every Friday,running from 9.30 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. the stall-holders offer local produce including vegetables and meats, homemade jams, marmalade and chutneys, cakes and Vicky's bread.

For more information and to book a table (£6) contact Jenny Gluyas on the above number

date submitted: 2016-10-08 19:13:39 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Market


Perran-ar-worthal Fruit and Veg Stall

Address: The Lay-by, Off A39, Stickinbridge, Perran-ar-worthal
Tel. : 07989 949 608
Email :
Website : en-gb.facebook.com/Perran-ar-worthal-fruit-Veg-Stall-239418796069342/

A wide range of fruit and vegetables - many sourced locally - plus milk, eggs, cheese, bread, saffron buns and cakes, clotted cream and more all produced in Cornwall.

Just call in Tuesday to Saturday or contact Juliette on the above number

date submitted: 2016-05-04 21:29:38 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg, General Stores


Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard

Address: Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard, Rosehill, Penzance TR20 8TE
Tel. : 01736 333946
Email : cheers@polgoon.co.uk
Website : www.polgoon.com (online shop)

Cornwall's award-winning winery and juice business. Produce sold via their website and via greatcornishfoodstore.co.uk and other local stores

date submitted: 2016-06-25 15:35:12 +01:00 by robf, Category: Vineyard, Orchard, Alcoholic Beverages, Beverages, Online Shop


Ponsanooth Village Stores

Address: 2 St.Michael's Road, Ponsanooth, Truro TR3 7EA
Tel. : 01872 863025
Email :
Website : www.ponsanoothvillagestores.co.uk

A wide range of Cornish produce is available from the stores, including bread,dairy products (milk,cheese,eggs and butter),vegetables (according to season),meat,clotted cream,drinks (soft and alcoholic),honey,sauces,biscuits and confectionery.

Opening hours: Monday - Friday 7.30 a.m. - 6.00 p.m. Saturday 8.00 - 6.00 and Sunday 9.00 - 1.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-10-05 16:45:36 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores


Portreath Bakery

Address: Truro Shop, Tabernacle Street, Truro

Head Office, Duchy Business Centre, Wilson Way, Pool, Redruth TR15 3RT
Tel. : 01209 311611
Email : info@portreathbakery.co.uk
Website : www.portreathbakery.co.uk (orders can be placed online)

Fine Cornish baking including breads,cakes and a wide selection of pasties. Also cookies and shortbread with a diabetic and gluten-free range.

Online orders welcome

Truro shop open 8.00 - 4.00 pm Monday to Saturday

date submitted: 2018-05-25 15:13:41 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


Real Veal Company

Address: Bocaddon Farm Veal, Bocaddon, Lanreath, Looe, Cornwall PL13 2PG
Tel. : 01503 220995
Email : sales@bocaddonfarmveal.com
Website : www.realveal.co.uk

High quality, welfare-friendly veal from Cornish calves reared and processed on the farm

Mail order available - see website and stall at the Truro Farmers Market on 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month

date submitted: 2016-04-30 13:00:49 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Meat


Red Elephant Beer Cellar

Address: 4 Quay Street, Truro TR1 2HB
Tel. : 01872 278361
Email :
Website : www.enjoytruro.co.uk/fooddrink/specialist/red_elephant_beer_cellar

A very wide range of Cornwall sourced beverages in both cans and bottles can be found at the Red Elephant including beers, gins, rum, whisky and ciders.

Among the speciality drinks providers are the Gulval Goose Cider Company, Black Flag (Goonhavern), Cornish Chough (the Lizard), Padstow Brewing Company, Rebel and Granite Rock Breweries (both Penryn). Contact the Shop for the full list

Opening Hours Monday-Saturday 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-08-03 15:29:05 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages


Rodda's

Address: The Creamery, Scorrier, Redruth TR16 5BU
Tel. : 01209 823300
Email :
Website : www.roddas.co.uk (online shop)

Roddas have been producing their famous clotted cream for over 120 years sourcing milk from farms within 30 miles of the creamery. Farmhouse butter, creme fraiche, cheese, custard, pouring milk and milk are other products all made by the company.

Clotted cream is available by post - see website - and from many retailers local to the Truro/Falmouth area including Spar Shops in Playing Place and Carnon Downs, Dash Convenience Store Falmouth, Baileys in Penryn, Warrens Bakeries and Rowes the Bakers, Thornes Fruit & Veg and the Co-op Store in Truro and the Village Stores in Constantine. Contact the company for details of other outlets.

date submitted: 2016-07-22 19:31:32 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Dairy, Online Shop


Roskilly's

Address: Tregellast Barton Farm, St.Keverne, Helston TR12 6NX
Tel. : 01326 280479
Email : admin@roskillys.co.uk
Website : www.roskillys.co.uk

Well-known for its ice-cream, fudge and yoghurts, which are made on the farm using organic Jersey milk and cream, Roskillys also produces jams, marmalades, chutneys and mustards using local ingredients whenever possible.

All products are available from the farm shop and a wide range of retail outlets across the Truro/Falmouth area - call the farm for details

date submitted: 2016-06-16 11:45:53 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Ice Cream, Dairy


Rowe's the Bakers

Address: WC Rowe (Falmouth) Ltd, Kernick Industrial Estate, Penryn TR10 9EP
Tel. : 01326 372380
Email : info@rowesbakers.co.uk
Website : www.rowesbakers.co.uk

Famous for Cornish pasties made in Falmouth, other products include sausage rolls, savouries, sandwiches, bread and pastries using local ingredients whenever possible.

Outlets include shops at Victoria Square and Lemon Quay, Truro and at Killigrew and Arwenack Streets plus Old Hill in Falmouth

date submitted: 2016-04-29 15:57:56 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


Ruby June's

Address: Ruby June’s Indian Kitchen, Unit 2, Marsh Lane Ind. Est., Hayle Ind Park, Hayle, TR27 5JR
Tel. : 01736 449 101
Email : june@junesindiankitchen.co.uk
Website : www.junesindiankitchen.co.uk (online shop)

Making delicious curries for you to enjoy at home. Our aim is simple, to make the best curry sauces and ready meals for you to enjoy at home. Our sauces are handmade with the finest ingredients, natural and delicious.

Also available via several other local outlets.

date submitted: 2016-06-25 15:52:19 +01:00 by robf, Category: Condiments & Spices, Online Shop


Seabourne Fish

Address: Unit 1, Commercial Road, Penryn TR10 8AE
Tel. : 01326 378478
Email : info@seabournefish.co.uk
Website : www.seabournefish.co.uk

Fresh fish and seafood sourced by local fishing boats favouring sustainable fishing methods

Fish supplied from shop in Commercial Road,Penryn, by National Mail order or by home delivery

date submitted: 2016-04-27 16:03:01 +01:00 by robf, Category: Fish


Simply Oils

Address: Coswarth Farm, Newquay
Tel. :
Email :
Website : www.simply-oils.com (order online)

Simply Oil is the only culinary oil grown and bottled in Cornwall.

This specialist product is made exclusively from rapeseed grown on a family farm in North Cornwall and is cold pressed and extra virgin - for more information on provenance and uses and for contact details and online ordering visit the website.

Stockists in the Truro/Falmouth area include the Cornish Food Box Co.,Archie Browns and Baker Toms in Truro; Chyreen Fruit Fram in Carnon Downs;Steins Deli and the Natural Store, Falmouth;the Argal Farm Shop, and Bailey's Country Store in Penryn

date submitted: 2016-08-06 20:47:06 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Oil


Skinner's Brewery

Address: Skinner's Brewery, The Riverside, Newham Rd, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2DP
Tel. : 01872 271885
Email : info@skinnersbrewery.com
Website : www.skinnersbrewery.com (online shop)

Seven award-winning distinctive ales - using whole-flower hops and the finest Cornish ingredients (water,barley and wheat) - are brewed in Truro with an eye to keeping waste to a minimum.

Products can be purchased online (see website), from the on-site shop and from several local outlets including : The Bottle Bank, Falmouth, Trebah Gardens, Constantine Stores, the Cornish Food Box Co., and Trelissick Gardens, Truro

Call the Brewery for more details

date submitted: 2016-05-23 20:41:46 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewery. Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop


Slight Hill Organic Vegetables

Address: Heamoor,
Penzance
Tel. : 07590 183838
Email : slighthillveg@gmail.com
Website :

Growers of Soil Association Organic Veg.Slight Hill supply two principal outlets in the Truro and Falmouth area with produce throughout the year including winter salad,kale,and a range of root vegetables and cabbages.

Available from Archie Browns, River Street, Truro and the Natural Store, High Street, Falmouth. Veg.Boxes made to order can be delivered to Archie Brown's for collection on Thursdays weekly. Contact Dan or Nat for more details on the above number

date submitted: 2016-10-03 10:40:50 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Vegetables, Wholesale, Veg Box


St.Agnes Bakery

Address: Churchtown, St.Agnes TR5 OQP
Tel. : 01872 552308
Email :
Website : www.enjoytruro.co.uk/fooddrink/bakery/st_agnes_bakery

Selling a range of traditionally made pasties and bread, the Bakery also produces French sticks, baguettes, rolls and baps plus a selection of Cornish cakes.

date submitted: 2016-07-25 14:08:00 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


St.Austell Brewery

Address: 63 Trevarthen Road, St.Austell PL25 4BY
Tel. : 01726 66022
Email : sales@staustellbrewery.co.uk
Website : www.staustellbrewery.co.uk

Brewing since 1851 this family business produces a wide range of well-known local bottled and canned beers and wines and is the largest wholesale distributor of beers, wines, spirits, cider and soft drinks in S-W England.

Local beers and wines can be found at many pubs and also are available from the Brewery Shop in St.Austell which is open 8.30 am - 7.00 p.m. Monday to Saturday

Also available from the Great Cornish Food Store, Truro

date submitted: 2016-08-02 11:41:02 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewery, Alcoholic Beverages


St.Ewe Free Range Eggs

Address: Ventonwyn Farm, Tregony, Truro, Cornwall, TR2 5SH
Tel. : 01872 530320
Email : info@stewe.co.uk
Website : stewe.co.uk

Award-winning (2016) Cornish egg producer supplying a variety of free range eggs from hens reared to RSPCA Freedom Food standards.

Eggs available from a number of outlets including the farm itself, the Cornish Food Box Company, Truro, the Cornish Food Hall and selected supermarkets - contact the Farm for more details

date submitted: 2016-06-10 10:09:14 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Eggs


St.Ives Cider

Address: The Old Mushroom Farm, Halsetown, St.Ives TR26 3LZ
Tel. : 01736 795267
Email : david@stivescider.co.uk
Website : www.stivescider.co.uk (online shop)

A range of award-winning hand-crafted ciders made in West Cornwall.

Available online, from the stall at the Truro Farmers' Market every Saturday or call into the Farm. Also retailed through the Carnon Downs Garden Centre, the Red Elephant Beer Cellar, Truro and the Bottle Bank at Discovery Quay, Falmouth

date submitted: 2016-07-07 18:41:04 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop


Stithians Produce Market

Address: The Stithians Centre, Church Road, Stithians TR3 7DH
Tel. : 07779 690504
Email : michelle-burley-hodge@hotmail.co.uk
Website : www.stithianscentre.org.uk

Held every 3rd Saturday of the month in the Centre from 9.30 - 12.30 p.m.

Over 20 stalls with several offering a range of local Cornish produce including meat and vegetables, bread and cheese, and cakes. Light refreshments also available from the Centre's cafe

Contact Michelle Burley-Hodge for more information or to book a table

date submitted: 2016-11-03 12:58:05 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Market


Stones Bakery

Address: 28a High Street, Falmouth TR11 2AD
Tel. : 07791 003183
Email : stonesbakery@hotmail.co.uk
Website : www.stonesbakery.co.uk

Locally made bread, cakes, pastries, savoury tarts available as well as muesli, biscuits and crackers - no artificial additives or flavourings. Only natural ingredients.

Shop at 28a, High Street, Falmouth Open Monday-Saturday 9.00 - 4.30ish

date submitted: 2016-05-09 13:10:43 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


The Chocolate Box

Address: 56 Church St, Falmouth TR11 3DS‎
Tel. : 01326 211317
Email :
Website : www.falmouth.co.uk/eatanddrink/the-chocolate-box/

Located in the centre of Falmouth this confectionery shop sells a range of Cornish fudge (some made on the premises), Cornish ice-cream and chocolate, and locally-produced Cornish clotted cream.

The shop is open Monday-Saturday 9.00 - 5.00 p.m. and from 10.30 - 4,00 p.m. on Sundays

date submitted: 2016-05-18 10:30:54 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery


The Cornish Bakery

Address: 7, Arwenack Street,
Falmouth TR11 3HZ
Tel. : 01326 211846
Email : info@thecornishbakery.com
Website : www.thecornishbakery.com

Selling freshly baked "World Champion" status traditional Cornish pasties from the shop in Falmouth, The Bakery also supplies pastries sourced from Brittany and ethically-traded coffee

date submitted: 2016-10-03 10:59:47 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


The Cornish Barkery

Address: 2 Astor Court, Newquay TR7 2PD
Tel. : 07882 238732
Email : cherylrowley@hotmail.co.uk
Website : www.thecornishbarkery.co.uk

A wide range of gourmet treats for dogs handmade in Cornwall. Visit the Stall at the Farmers Markets in both Truro (Wednesdays and Saturdays) and Falmouth (Tuesdays).

date submitted: 2016-08-03 15:34:23 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Pet Food, Misc


The Cornish Food Box Company

Address: The Stores, Walsingham Place, Truro TR1 2RP
Tel. : 01872 211533
Email : sales@thecornishfoodboxcompany.co.uk
Website : www.thecornishfoodboxcompany.co.uk (shop online - home delivery)

Fresh Cornish food delivered to the door. Order online.

Everything sold and delivered is grown, reared, caught or made in Cornwall

date submitted: 2016-04-27 16:06:38 +01:00 by robf, Category: Food Boxes, General Stores, Online Shop


The Cornish Ketchup Company

Address: Green Street Mews, Truro (opp. Truro Bus Station)
Office at Unit 5, Chenoweth Business Park, Ruan Highlanes Truro TR2 5JT
Tel. : 01872 211235
Email : hello@cornishketchup.co.uk
Website : www.cornishketchup.co.uk (online shop)

Supplier of real ketchups, hand-made in Cornwall, and using local ingredients wherever possible. Original, smokey, chilli and red pepper are some of the varieties on offer.

The shop also stocks other made in Cornwall products including chocolate from Chocolarder - see Confectionery section for details

date submitted: 2018-12-26 20:56:16 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Condiments, ketchup


The Cornish Mushroom Company

Address: Bodanna Farm, Summercourt, nr. Newquay TR8 5DQ
Tel. :
Email : thecornishmushroomco@gmail.com
Website : cornishmushroomcompany.co.uk (online shop)

Using environmentally sound organic growing methods the Company cultivates fresh, exotic mushrooms primarily for chefs based in Cornwall.

Also sell direct to the public at the Truro Farmers' Market, Lemon Quay, Truro every Saturday from 8.00 a.m.

See website for more details about farm tours, pick-your-own and grow your own kits

date submitted: 2018-12-29 20:04:44 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: fungi


The Cornish Olive Stall

Address: Unit 100, Treverbyn Road, Carclaze Industrial Estate, St.Austell PL25 4EW
Tel. : 01726 400008
Email : magillolives@gmail.com
Website : www.thecornisholivestall.com (online shop)

Packed without any preservative in pouches or available loose, olives sourced from Greece are available online - see website for the full range.

The Cornish Olive Stall can also be found at the Truro Farmers' Market on Lemon Quay, every Wednesday and Saturday

date submitted: 2016-07-07 18:48:23 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Olives, Online Shop


The Cornish Smokehouse

Address: Fore Street, Grampound, Truro TR2 4SB
Tel. : 01726 882054
Email : hello@smokehouseshop.co.uk
Website : www.thecornishsmokehouse.com (online shop)

Producer and seller of award-winning smoked foods (meat, fish) and supplier of a wide range of hand made local cheeses. All the above and hampers of the finest Cornish produce available from our shop - see address above

Also regular stall at the local Farmers' Markets - Truro on Wednesdays and Saturdays at Lemon Quay and on the Moor, Falmouth on Tuesdays. Brochure available on request

date submitted: 2016-04-18 17:06:33 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Meat, Fish, Dairy, Online Shop


The Cornish Store

Address: 11 Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3JA
Tel. : 01326 315514
Email :
Website : www.thecornishstore.com (online shop)

A wide range of Cornish produce is available at the shop including chutneys, preserves, tea, biscuits, chocolate, fudge, seasalt and drinks - see website for more details. Mail order on offer including hampers of Cornish food and drinks (UK only)

date submitted: 2016-05-14 20:30:27 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores, Online Shop


The Fish Man

Address: Alan Williams (Door to Door Service)
Tel. : 07803 063866
Email :
Website :

Alan Williams covers a wide area in mid Cornwall including the Truro and Falmouth and surrounding parishes. A range of fresh quality fish - mostly sourced from Newlyn Fish Market - can be ordered and delivered to the door.

Contact him on the above number to check when he is next in your area

date submitted: 2016-10-06 18:23:06 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fish


The Good Food Bakery

Address: Unit 6C, Water-ma-trout Industrial Estate, Helston TR13 0LW
Tel. : 01326 558888
Email : info@thegoodfoodbakery.co.uk
Website : www.thegoodfoodbakery.co.uk (order online)

Creators of the first officially certified gluten-free Cornish pasty, the Good Food Bakery specialise in gluten-free products.

Cheese and vegetable pasties are available frozen from Archie Brown's, Truro while in Falmouth Steak and Vegetable are stocked by the Natural Store. All products, including gluten-free pastry, can be ordered for direct home delivery through the website (minimum order of 5 items)

date submitted: 2016-08-30 19:37:00 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


The Lizard Leaf Company

Address: 5 Moor Parc, St Martin, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 6BP
Tel. : 01326 377856 (office hours) - 8 a.m to 5 p.m 24hr answerphone
Email : lizardleaves@yahoo.co.uk
Website : lizardleaves.com

We have been producing baby leaf salad packs for retail and catering trade supply in Cornwall since 2003 and it is our passion to select and grow leaf varieties that create stylish and contemporary seasonal baby leaf salad mixes. Our leaves are used by a wide range of customers including box schemes, health food stores, farm shops, village stores, delicatessens, pubs, cafes, restaurants, hotels, sandwich makers and by events and public sector catering companies.

Available through West Country Fruit Sales, Plough to Plate, and at The Natural Store and Mylor Stores.

date submitted: 2016-06-22 13:08:02 +01:00 by robf, Category: Fruit & Veg, Salad, Wholesale


The Market Butcher

Address: Roach Fine Foods, The Pannier Market, Lemon Quay, Truro TR1 2LW
Tel. : 01872 272323
Email :
Website : www.truropanniermarket.co.uk

Extensive range of quality locally produced meats and cheeses. Also supplier to the catering industry. Open 6 days a week 9.00 - 5.00 p.m.

Contact by phone or via enquiry form on website

date submitted: 2016-04-25 15:04:39 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Meat, Dairy


The National Trust - Glendurgan

Address: Mawnan Smith, Falmouth TR11 5JZ
Tel. : 01326 252020
Email :
Website : www.nationaltrust.org.uk/glendurgan-garden

A selected range of Cornish products are available from the Shop which is close by the Garden entrance - including confectionery, biscuits, fudge, preserves and tinned pilchards.

The Shop and Garden are open from mid February to end of October from 10.30 a.m.- 5.30 p.m.. Usually closed on Mondays except during August when open 7 days a week and for Bank Holidays

date submitted: 2016-07-06 17:20:58 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery, Misc


The National Trust - Trelissick

Address: B3298, King Harry Road, Feock, Truro TR3 6QL
Tel. : 01872 865515
Email :
Website : www.nationaltrust.org.uk/trelissick

A wide range of Cornish products available from the Shop (close by the entrance to the Garden) including confectionery, biscuits, tea ,sea salt, preserves, fruit cake and a variety of locally-produced beverages.

The Shop is open daily throughout the year from 10.30 a.m. - 5.30 p.m.(except 25/26 December)

date submitted: 2016-07-06 17:29:01 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery, Misc


The Natural Store

Address: 5 Market Strand, Falmouth TR11 3DB
Tel. : 01326 311507
Email : shop@naturalstorecornwall.co.uk
Website : www.naturalstorecornwall.co.uk

Fresh organic fruit and vegetables; organic vegan and non-vegan groceries. Organic bread and local organic eggs. Homemade quiches and salads and organic pasties. Home delivery service available. Now has a series of dispensers where people can fill up their own containers and weigh them without the need for single-use plastics.

date submitted: 2016-04-25 14:55:19 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores, Health Food


The Pasty Emporium

Address: 60 Church Street, Falmouth TR11 3DS
Tel. :
Email : pastyemporium@hotmail.com
Website : www.falmouth.co.uk/eatanddrink/pastyemporium

Traditional Cornish pasties available from the shop located in the centre of town. Catering service for outdoor events also available

date submitted: 2016-10-05 19:35:39 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


The Pilchard Works

Address: Fore Street, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5QH
Tel. : 01736 361700
Email :
Website : www.pilchardworks.co.uk (online shop)

Pilchards, caught locally and sustainably in accordance with MCS criteria, are processed and tinned in Brittany using traditional manufacturing methods. The tinned fish - otherwise known as sardines - are available preserved in either olive oil, tomato sauce or sunflower oil. Tins can be purchased in packs on line - see website - or through local wholesaler Westcountry Fruit Sales.

Individual tins are also available from local retailers including the Natural Store, Falmouth and the Spar Shop in Carnon Downs.

date submitted: 2016-07-14 18:55:26 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fish, Online Shop


The Real Food Box Company

Address: Trevilley Farm, Lane, Newquay, Cornwall TR8 4PX
Tel. : 01637 873756
Email : help@realfoodbox.co.uk
Website : www.realfoodbox.co.uk (online shop for local delivery)

Based at the farm, boxes of fruit and vegetables, salad and meat - sourced locally whenever possible - are made up to order and delivered to the door. Areas local to Truro and Falmouth include postcodes TR1,TR3,TR10 and TR11. Minimum order £10.

Boxes can also include a range of other products tailored to the needs of the customer. See the website for more details

date submitted: 2016-10-05 16:36:45 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Food Box, Online Shop


The Rebel Brewing Company

Address: Century House, Kernick Industrial Estate, Penryn TR10 9EP
Tel. : 01326 379362
Email : info@rebelbrewing.co.uk
Website : www.rebelbrewing.co.uk (online shop)

The Brewery is a multi award-winning independent Cornish microbrewery, producing a wide range of top quality real ales including Surfbum, Penryn Pale and Bal Maiden. Weekly tours and tasting plus an on-site shop

Contact through the website for more details and opening hours

date submitted: 2018-06-30 13:24:01 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewing, Beer


The ReFILL Store

Address: Lemon Street Market, Lemon Street, Truro TR1 2QD
Tel. : 07885 465 109
Email : refillstore@hotmail.com
Website : www.therefillstore.co.uk (online order service for collection)

Customers can reduce their reliance on single-use plastic by refilling their own containers, or by using recyclable paper bags,to purchase a wide range of grocery products including:- rice, pasta, cereals, spices, pulses, dried fruit, nuts and seeds, as well as household cleaning (e.g. washing up and laundry liquids) and body care items.

There are also a number of plastic alternative products on offer including toothpaste and toothbrushes, bamboo (ecoffee) cups and the rCUP - the world's first reusable coffee cup made from used cups designed by a company based in Perranporth

The Store is open Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 5.30pm and also has an online order service for collection - see website for details.

Whilst the store currently carries few Cornish products we have included them in the guide on account of the company being local and independent and their innovative contribution to waste reduction, reuse and recycling

date submitted: 2018-05-25 22:01:03 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Store, Community initiative, waste reduction


The Veg Patch

Address: The Pannier Market, Lemon Quay, Truro TR1 2LW
Tel. : 01872 272323
Email :
Website : www.truropanniermarket.co.uk

A wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables. Sources as much local produce as possible.

Open 6 days a week 9.00 - 5.00 pm. Contact by phone or via enquiry form on web site

date submitted: 2016-04-25 15:00:10 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg


The Village Butcher's (Mylor Bridge)

Address: Lemon Hill, Mylor Bridge, Cornwall TR11 5NE
Tel. : 01326 373713
Email :
Website :

Fine selection of locally sourced Quality Meats, Free Range Poultry, Hand-made Sausages, Pasties & Sausage Rolls.

date submitted: 2016-05-19 09:51:30 +01:00 by Rob Follett, Category: Meat


Trebah Garden

Address: Mawnan Smith, Falmouth TR11 5JZ
Tel. : 01326 252200
Email : mail@trebah-garden.co.uk
Website : www.trebah-garden.co.uk

The Shop carries a selection of Cornish products including confectionery, preserves and honey, sauces and biscuits. Opening times are 7 days a week from 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-07-11 17:14:36 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Confectionery, Misc


Tree of Life Organics

Address: The Skala Nij, Mithian, St.Agnes TR5 0QE
Tel. : 01872 553661
Email : info@treeoflifeorganics.co.uk
Website : www.treeoflifeorganics.co.uk

Vegetable Box Scheme - organic vegetables delivered to the door. Produce accredited by the Soil Association

date submitted: 2016-04-27 16:00:18 +01:00 by robf, Category: Food Boxes


Tregassow Asparagus Farm

Address: Tregassow Manor Farm, St Erme, Truro TR4 9BL.
Tel. : 01872 520223
Email : johnkeeler@btinternet.com
Website : www.cornishtregassowasparagus.com (email to order)

Winner of the Taste of the West producer of the year Award 2015 for its locally grown asparagus, Tregassow's season is during May and June.

Retailed mainly at the Farmers' Markets in Falmouth (Tuesdays) and Truro (Wednesdays and Saturdays). Asparagus can also be ordered through the website or by visiting the farm - please telephone beforehand.

date submitted: 2016-05-29 15:56:44 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg, Asparagus


Tregothnan Estate Tea

Address: Tregothnan, Truro, Cornwall, TR2 4AJ
Tel. : 01872 520000
Email : tea@tregothnan.com
Website : www.tregothnantea.com (online shop)

A wide range of teas, including classic,afternoon and green teas using leaf sourced from China and India blended with Tregothnan grown leaves, available loose or in sachets

Products can be bought from the Estate, online (see website) or from a number of local outlets including the National Maritime Museum and the Cornish Store, Falmouth, Truro Tourist Information Centre and the Cornish Food Box Company in Truro.

date submitted: 2016-05-09 19:39:24 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Tea, Online Shop


Trewithen Dairy

Address: Greymare Farm, Lostwithiel PL22 0LW
Tel. : 01208 872214
Email :
Website : www.trewithendairy.co.uk

The Dairy is well-known for its range of products including Cornish Milk (fresh from local farms), Cornish Clotted Cream and Pouring Cream, Cornish Butter (salted and unsalted), yoghurt, creme fraiche and buttermilk.

Various shops across the Truro/Falmouth area stock Trewithen products including the Cornish Food Box Company, Malabar Convenience Store and the Great Cornish Food Store in Truro, Baileys Country Store and the Tremough Campus in Penryn and Pasty Presto in Falmouth. Also available from Blackwater P.O. and Stores and the Fal Garage in Tresillian nr. Truro. Clotted Cream available by post - contact the Dairy for details

date submitted: 2016-08-11 12:15:59 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Dairy


Truro and Falmouth Farmers Markets

Address: Lemon Quay, Truro + The Moor, Falmouth
Tel. :
Email :
Website : www.trurofarmers.co.uk

Local producers and suppliers selling a wide variety of local produce, ranging from organic meat and fresh fruit and vegetables to plants and flowers; from sustainably-caught fish to Cornish honey and cheeses... and much more

Check them out at :- The Truro Market, Lemon Quay on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9.00 to 4.00 pm, and Falmouth Market, the Moor every Tuesday from 9.00 to 2.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-04-19 21:03:21 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Markets


Truro Foodbank

Address: Truro Methodist Church, Union Place, Truro TR1 1EP
Tel. : 07721 711669
Email : trurofoodbank@gmail.com
Website : www.truro.foodbank.org.uk

Non-perishable, in-date food is donated via schools, churches, retailers and individuals is boxed up by volunteers for distribution to those in food need in return for a voucher. Foodbank vouchers are issued by care professionals (e.g.doctors,health visitors,social services, CAB workers) to those in crisis. Other forms of support also available.

Truro Foodbank is open Monday and Thursday 10-1pm at Truro Methodist Church, Truro. Tuesdays 10-12pm at All Saints, Highertown, Truro, and Tuesdays, 10-12pm at St.Michael's Church, Perranporth.

Donations of food can be dropped off at All Saints every Tuesday 10-1pm or by using the dedicated baskets in Tescos, Sainsbury's and the Co-op, Truro

date submitted: 2016-05-29 16:17:28 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Food redistribution


un_rap

Address: Just off the Moor, Webber Hill, Falmouth
Tel. : 07847 355580
Email : info@un-rap.co.uk
Website : www.un-rap.co.uk

Falmouth's first zero waste and plastic-free shop - opened on 21st July 2018 by the Town's Mayor - stocks a wide range of organic bulk wholefoods all of which are supplied on a refill your own container basis or in a paper bag.

A small range of locally sourced goods include chilli sauce, food wraps and coffee beans roasted in nearby Penryn. Other products available include eco cleaning materials,toiletries and other plastic free items.

Opening hours are Monday - Saturday 9.00 to 5.30 p.m.

Scores highly on avoiding plastic and other problem packaging

date submitted: 2018-07-30 15:47:35 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: General Stores, Plastic-free


Verdant Brewing Co

Address: 6, Tregoniggie Industrial Estate, Tresidder Cl, Falmouth TR11 4SP
Tel. : 01326 619117
Email : sales@verdantbrewing.co
Website : verdantbrewing.co (online shop)

Small batch brewing based in Falmouth. Brewing hoppy Pales, IPAs and DIPAs. Since we started brewing back in 2014, we had decided that hoppy beers were what we wanted to be drinking. Think juicy, hoppy, unfiltered hazy beers and always vegan!

date submitted: 2018-06-20 14:53:12 +01:00 by Rob Follett, Category: Brewing, Beer, Wholesale


Vicky's Bread

Address: Unit 17, Tresprison, Helston TR13 0QD
Tel. : 01326 572084
Email : vicky@vickysbread.co.uk
Website : www.vickysbread.co.uk

A range of award-winning artisan breads baked in Helston and also locally made saffron buns and cakes. See website for more details.

Available through a number of local outlets including Archie Brown's and Cornish Food Box in Truro - Natural Store, Falmouth, Bailey's Penryn, Mylor Stores, Perran-ar-worthal Veg Stall, Humpfrey's Tregony and Cusgarne Farm Shop, Cusgarne.

date submitted: 2016-05-05 19:51:27 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


Warrens Bakery

Address: Bosweddon Road, St.Just, Penzance TR19 7JP
Tel. : 01736 788538
Email : sales@warrensbakery.co.uk
Website : www.warrensbakery.co.uk

A traditional bakery serving the public since 1860 Warrens is one of the oldest artisan bakeries in the UK. The product range includes Cornish pasties, artisan bread, scones, saffron cake and buns and speciality biscuits.

Bakeries in the Truro area include: Victoria Square, High Cross, Quay Street, and on Pengelly Way, Threemilestone, and in Falmouth: Killigrew Street and on Discovery Quay.

date submitted: 2016-07-16 16:10:09 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Bakery


Wasted Apple Company

Address: Southwinds, Porthpean Beach Road, St.Austell
Tel. : 01726 71879 or 07519 261717
Email : mark@wastedapple.co.uk
Website : www.wastedapple.co.uk

The Wasted Apple Company specializes in making high quality, hand-crafted Cornish cider from apples which would normally go to waste.

Apples in a reasonable condition can be collected, and even picked from trees, from across the mid Cornwall area, including Truro, Falmouth and Penryn. The company has a strong sustainability ethic, believing in reducing food miles and waste, and sourcing locally.

Visit the website for more information. To arrange a collection, or to purchase their products contact Mark Rudge direct on the above telephone numbers or email.

date submitted: 2018-11-09 20:40:31 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Cider, food waste


Woodmans Wild Ale

Address: Viaduct Works, Frog Hill, Ponsanooth TR3 7JW
Tel. :
Email : woodmanswildale@gmail.com
Website : www.woodmanswildale.co.uk

Working in harmony with nature, Woodmans specializes in beers brewed with seasonal and wild plants. Using foraged ingredients and wild yeasts,the company aims to be as sustainable as possible.

For the full list of seasonal beers brewed and information on foraging walks and brew days out visit the website. Local stockists include: The Bottle Bank, Falmouth, Baileys Country Store Penryn, Red Elephant Beer Cellar, Truro

date submitted: 2018-11-01 20:39:06 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewing, beer


Allotments and Community Gardens:

Allotments and Community Garden – Falmouth/Penryn Area

Falmouth Town :

Falmouth Town Council owns two allotment sites, the largest is located at Little-in-Sight, Swanvale and is managed by Falmouth and District Allotments and Gardens Society: contact Nick Jemmett for more details on 07790 908333 or email je-nk@talktalk.net

The other site is small and located at Wodehouse Terrace. It has a long waiting list.

For further details on Council-owned allotment provision email emily@falmouthtowncouncil.com or call 01326 315559

Penryn Town :

Penryn Town Council do not currently have any allotment provision although they are keen to hear of any suitable land on 01326 373086 or email admin@penryntowncouncil.co.uk

Penryn does have a Community Garden at St.Gluvias Hall, 48 West Street, Penryn TR10 8ER which is near the centre of town and is managed by Incredible Edible, a community project designed to encourage Penryn residents to grow their own vegetables, share produce and buy locally grown food.

For more information about the Community Garden and how to find it, visit www.stgluviashallpenryn.org.uk.

For Incredible Edible see www.facebook.com/IncredibleEdiblePenryn where the contact is Pete Shields, email shields.pete@googlemail.com

St.Gluvias Parish :

There are over 100 holdings just off Treluswell managed privately by the Chyenhall Allotment Society, located at Chyenhall Burnthouse, Penryn TR10 9AS. For more information about the site and plot availability contact Kay Hicks on 01872 863517 or email kateh964@gmail.com

Chyenhall is registered with the South West Counties Allotments Association (SWCAA) – see entry at bottom of page – and Kay Hicks is happy to provide advice to anyone interested in setting up an allotment site.

Constantine Parish :

Constantine Allotments Society, Bridge (near the Parish Church), Constantine
The site is organic and welcomes new members – full and half-size plots available.

Contact Liz Smith (Chair) on 01326 250170 (email rosesrecords@hotmail.com) or Sally Oakley (Treasurer) on 01326 318189 for more details and exact location of the site.

Mawnan Parish:

Mawnan Smith Allotment Association:
Allotments are located on National Trust land at the Durgan Crossroads. Single plots are available at £30 per year including water. Half plots and shared plots are also available. An informal meeting of the Association takes place in the Red Lion, Mawnan Smith on the second Tuesday of the month at 7.30 pm.

Contact the Secretary, Granville Williamson on 01326 250112 (email granville.williamson@talk21.com) for more details.


Allotments and Community Garden Projects – Truro Area

Truro City :

There are 4 allotment sites in Truro run by the City Council at Barrack Lane, Nancemere, Redannick and Treverbyn all registered with SWCAA.

For more information and availability of plots contact the Parks Manager at info@truro.gov.uk or call 01872 274766

There are 4 Community Garden Projects in Truro which include :-

  • BLAG (Barrack Lane Allotment Group) – a community allotment run on the Barrack Lane site.Contact : Jacqui Doidge on 07391 650226 or at ikthompson@talktalk.net for more details
  • Truro Community Garden at Penair School
    Friends of Furniss Island
    Truro Community Orchard
    For these projects contact Lindsay Southcombe on 07880 745961 or at lindsay@transitiontruro.org.uk

Kea Parish :

The Playing Place Allotments Association run a privately-owned allotment site, located on the Kea/Feock Parish border just off the A39 at Chyreen Lane, Playing Place. Registered with the SWCAA.

For more information contact the owner Esther Simpson on 01326 251114 or email es.c.simpson@gmail.com or contact the Secretary of the Association, Kevin Hewitt on 07899 923487

St.Clement Parish :

There is an Allotment Site at Tresillian – just outside Truro – run by St.Clement Parish Council, and registered with the SWCAA. Plots are available for local residents or from neighbouring parishes, and the holding is located at Carharthen View, accessed via Higher Polsue Way, Tresillian TR2 4FH

For more details contact the Parish Clerk, Mrs J.Ashley on 01872 270964 or at stclementpc@hotmail.co.uk


South West Counties Allotments Association :swcaa

The SWCAA promote the benefits of allotments,gardening and growing your own no matter how small your outside space. Information, advice and guidance is available to existing holders and also help in creating new sites.

For full details of services and membership fees visit
www.allotmentssouthwest.org.uk
email swcaa@btinternet.com
phone 01271 327087 or write to
SWCAA, The Castle Centre, 25, Castle Street, Barnstaple North Devon, EX31 1DR

 


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