Ceramics and Glass. We are two potters making and selling from Welcombe Pottery. David Westcott throws in stoneware. Using a 'chun' glaze, rich in blues & greens, with shells printed into the clay Alice Gare works in slip decorated earthenware and kiln formed glass. Using bright fresh coastal colours she makes clocks, plates and wall hangings.
Tregarth Studio is the home of Glass Bird Studio and Pink House Glass, 5 miles from Bude. Come and visit our Studio Gallery for Cornish inspired fused and stained glass art in the lovely village of Kilkhampton. We offer Fused and Stained Glass courses and welcome small groups and hen parties.
Guided walks around Bude, exploring the beautiful countryside, looking at local history, archaeology and wildlife. Booking through Bude Tourist Information Centre. For guided walks on the high moors of Dartmoor and Bodmin Moor, please contact me direct.
Guided tours on your own motorcycle exploring hidden gems in the heart of Poldark and Doc Martin country and more...
With so many spectacular walks in the Bude area, it can be tough deciding what to do. Harry McConville B.A.(Mod.) Nat.Sci. who is a local artist, historian and naturalist will pick the very best route for the season and sights, which could include the SWCP, canal, nature reserve or battle site. Children will love the pond dipping and rockpool ramble sessions.
Bringing you right up to date, you will learn all there is to know about Bude, including the history of the Bude Surf Life Saving Club, Bude's natural seapool, the sea Lockgates, the Breakwater and Pepperpot. If you are lucky, you might get to meet other characterful locals along the way such as the harbourmaster, the lifeguard, coast guard or the countryside ranger.
Visit the cold dank cells, look up at the thin rays of light filtering through a small barred window and imagine being sentenced to even a week in such desolation, a very lonely life with the knowledge each day would bring more of the same cold, hunger and hard labour on the treadmill as a civil prisoner.
Pottery Wheel Sessions, Group Making & Painting Workshops, Pottery Parties, Pot firing and more.. Come and relax in beautiful surroundings and have fun trying everything from throwing on the pottery wheel, to creating sculptures in clay. Starting from as little as £10.50 per person.
Big Blue Surf School has been teaching people to surf for over 10 years. In that time we have safely and successfully introduced almost 30,000 men, women and children to our wonderful sport.
Coasteering Coasteering is truly an amazing coastal activity to try which will make your holiday experience in Cornwall even more memorable! It is a fun mix of adventure swimming, scrambling and jumping where you