Posts for Tourism

National Caravan Council urges government to re-open holiday parks

Of special relevance to coastal towns like BUDE, here is some info on caravan park re-opening.  If you wish to comment, please do so on the website, not the Facebook page. The National Caravan Council has released guidelines for caravan parks, of which BUDE has several, to coincide with the […]

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Cornwall Council thanks those who have stuck to the guidance

From Cornwall Council: Leisure businesses across Cornwall are being thanked for their continued cooperation in complying with the lockdown rules during the first bank holiday weekend since the Government relaxed travel restrictions. Cornwall Council’s enforcement team did not see any rise in the average number of daily complaints about businesses […]

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Coastguard advice for seaside scorcher weekend

This comes from the Coastguard, and it seems they are expecting another busy weekend on the beaches, as we all know that social distancing will not be practised by everyone. The Coastguard says: It’s set to be another scorcher this weekend and it’s likely many will be heading to the […]

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Shearings goes into administration

The Specialist Leisure Group entered Administration on 22 May 2020. This will impact a number of hotels in Cornwall that took group bookings from Shearings. If you have a break booked with them, check here. All tours, cruises, holidays and hotel breaks booked with the Specialist Leisure Group have been […]

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Newquay Airport flight start dates and re-opening announced

Newquay Airport has added fresh information to its website about flight start dates but don’t get too excited as many routes will not operate in 2020. The Airport says it re-opens on 1st July. Faro bookings are listed for Sept/Oct. The website says: British Airways London Heathrow 2nd July 2020 […]

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Most drivers plan to stay local this weekend

Hopefully, we won’t see roads and car parks like this over the weekend.   From RAC:   Following the first slight easing of lockdown restrictions in England, an estimated 15m leisure trips will be taken by car this weekend, with nearly half of these consisting of journeys of no more […]

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Study suggests more people will holiday in UK than go abroad post lockdown

The NCC (National Caravan Council) has released the results of a new study into consumer attitudes towards holidays and short breaks pre and post lockdown. The report shows, unsurprisingly, that a significant number of people had their pre-August 2020 holiday plans disrupted by COVID-19, as holiday accommodation owners in and […]

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