Spring in Cornwall 11 / 2 / 2019

Spring comes to Rooke Cottages
Today really feels like Spring is just around the corner! We have snowdrops galore at Rooke Cottages and there are some jolly daffs popping up to say hello. This is a brilliant time to visit us on the ... read more

Lambing Season at Rooke Farm 6 / 4 / 2018

the first lamb of the season
We are super busy at the farm, lambing season is in full swing! What with Spring cleaning, making sure our cottages look their very best and the day to day happenings on the farm this is an action pac ... read more

The Flowers of Spring 5 / 5 / 2017

Cornwall is full of beautiful wild flowers this May
Cornwall has come alive with vibrant hues of wild flowers. Its a joy to travel through our snugly lanes flanked by brilliant bluebells. The Primroses have given way to these patches of blue and the va ... read more

Spring at Pencarrow 8 / 3 / 2017

Cornish Spring garden Pencarrow in bloom
On a slightly soggy day like today I always think its good to remember the benefit Cornwall reaps from our rains. The flora and fauna in our little county is renowned, and as you know we like to boast ... read more

St Piran’s Day 3 / 3 / 2016

St Piran's day by Rod Allday
Spring is definitely in the air, March is here, and we are feeling… well, Cornish! On the 5th of March Cornwall celebrates St. Piran’s Day, our patron saint. Funnily enough our Cornish sai ... read more