Where you can get last-minute flowers in Cornwall this Valentine's Day
If you need a last-minute buy this Valentine's Day Cornish supermarkets have got you covered. Many people will have woken up today to cards, chocolates and bouquets of red roses, but if you forgot the special occasion you could find yourself waking up ...
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Sweet smell of spring at National Trust flower count
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In 2008 3,335 plants in bloom were recorded in Devon and Cornwall, marking the earliest spring so far recorded. In Cornwall this year, 595 blooms were counted compared to 897 in 2016. In Devon there were 707 blooms this year compared to 1,041 in 2016.
Plymouth National Trust property has more spring flowers than anywhere else
In 2008 3,335 plants in bloom were recorded in Devon and Cornwall, marking the earliest spring so far recorded. Gardeners at 31 National Trust properties across the South West took part in the annual Valentine's Day flower count which first started in ...
Valentine's Samaritan in act of kindness in Cornwall
The good Samaritan, who wants to remain anonymous, was queuing behind Ben Lodge when his debit cards were declined at a Lidl supermarket in Redruth, Cornwall. Mr Lodge was buying flowers, chocolates and steak on Valentine's Day for wife Louise ...
Truro plantswoman explains why these flowers need gentle foreplay ahead of Hellebore Day
She is one of Cornwall's foremost breeders of hellebores, known as winter roses or Lenten roses, and a member of the buttercup, ranunculacae family. This weekend marks the annual sale of the spring plants, which takes place at Bosvigo House in Truro.
A bunch of Valentine's Day flowers cost a Helston man £300 and an appearance in court
Arranging to send his wife flowers for Valentine's Day, despite a court order forbidding him to contact her, led to the 65-year-old husband appearing before Truro magistrates. Peter Roberts, his solicitor Deborah Von Kohler said, loved his wife Yvonne ...
HRH Duchess of Cornwall visits Southville
HRH the Duchess of Cornwall has paid a visit to award winning independent shop owners. Camilla arrived in Bedminster on Tuesday afternoon and tried products from Southville Deli, Rare Meat Butchers, Ivy Flowers and Zara's Chocolates all based on North ...
Valentine's Day flower count heralds good spring for gardens
Head gardener at Castle Drogo in Devon, Emma Robertson said she was seeing "a typical spring this year with nothing out in flower that shouldn't be, and everything out at the 'right' time. This is good for the garden." In Cornwall 595 blooms were ...
Blooming good fun! A cheerful Camilla is presented with bouquets of flowers as she and Charles tour an art gallery ...
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall met cheering crowds as they arrived in Hull to help celebrate the city's tenure as UK City of Culture. Charles and Camilla looked in high spirits as they began their day at the newly-refurbished Ferens ...
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