We pride ourselves on making the finest outdoor hats and travel clothing in the world. Travel is about seeing a new place, experiencing life from a different perspective, trying a local dish, making new friends, experiencing a random moment. Tilley’s are designed and engineered for travel, so you are ready for the unexpected turn in the road ahead.
Simon Winter Marine specialises in providing insurance services to sailing and motor yacht owners. Our independent status ensures competitive premiums and impartiality when handling claims.
Our company ethos is to provide the very highest of standards of service, while ensuring insurance cover is appropriate to our client’s needs.
All policies are underwritten either at Lloyds, with major UK and European insurers, or arranged through specialist insurance brokers and marine insurance agencies. Full details of policies offered are available on request.
If you would like a quotation please visit our website.
Established in 1987, we have inspected over 17,000 properties from cottages to castles. Our practice has developed a first class reputation for our thorough and straightforward approach to reporting, coupled with a friendly and down to earth attitude.
We provide a wide range of reports and assessments to assist you with your property needs, delivered in a straightforward and easy to understand manner. We cover the majority of Cornwall, from Padstow down to Lands End, and work with a wide range of both commercial and private clients.
Taylor Wimpey are one of the UK’s largest residential developers. As a responsible developer they are committed to working with local people and communities, and we’re delighted to have thme on board as one of our partner sponsors.
NFU Mutual’s Truro branch provide a friendly and professional service within the local community.NFU Mutual can offer you a wide range of insurance products and services to meet your motor, personal, commercial and farming requirements.
NFU Truro are now offering Boat Insurance to their range of services, and we’re delighted to have them onboard as a Partner Sponsor
Nestled on Falmouth’s historic harbour, The Greenbank blends the best of coastal living with the finest in contemporary comfort.
Steeped in history with unbeatable sweeping sea views, the four-star hotel was originally built in 1640 and has now been lovingly refurbished.
Moor up on The Greenbank’s private pontoons, float from your boat to the dinner table, then sink a few local pints in their cosy quayside pub The Working Boat.
From rustic fine dining in the Water’s Edge restaurant, to al fresco cocktails on the terrace or hearty pub favourites – there’s something for everyone.
And at the end of the day, the plushest of rooms await. Whether it’s a lazy lie-in with breakfast in bed, a soothing spa treatment or long soak in your bath tub – there’s every excuse to retreat to this Cornish coastal hideaway.
Our comprehensive boat maintenance workshops and service facilities rank with the best in the South West.
The Marine Team is staffed by highly trained marine specialists; engineers, electricians, shipwrights, GRP laminators… If it involves leisure and small commercial craft, there’s little we don’t do. Whether applying traditional skills or cutting edge technologies, Mylor’s Marine Team relish any requirement from a simple repair to a total refit. We are Cornwall’s yacht experts.
The clear water, sheltered creeks and mild temperatures of the Fal Estuary provide fine natural oyster beds, sustaining the last remaining oyster fisheries still dredging under sail and oar in Europe. Falmouth’s maritime tradition is regularly celebrated through regattas and festivals. The port is still working with big ships arriving for fuel or refit. We have a mixture of beaches and working docks giving Falmouth both work and tourist elements. Falmouth’s natural harbour is the third largest deep-water harbour in the world, the traditional gateway to the Atlantic and one of the world’s great sailing harbours. Our office is situated within an established marina and is a short walk from the town. The moment you list your boat with this office, it is immediately available across our whole network – Falmouth to Brighton, Hamble to France, Dartmouth to Palma.
The Bosun’s Locker Chandlery in Falmouth is proud to be the oldest and longest serving Yacht Chandlery in the UK. Established in 1946 and located at the heart of the thriving coastal town and port of Falmouth, we enjoy an enviable position in the main high street in Falmouth near to the Carrick Roads, Flushing, St. Mawes and St. Just-in-Roseland.
Famous for our large and diverse stock of chandlery available both in-store and now online, our motto is “if we haven’t got it we’ll get it and if we can’t get it we’ll have it made”, and with over 70 suppliers from the UK and from across the seven seas, we are confident we can source ANY item. Our range includes everything from traditional chandlery such as blocks, rope, rigging, navigation tools and boat building materials right through to cutting edge items such as GPS systems, plotters, radio-telecommunications equipment and waterproof clothing! Plus we keep a large stock of shoes, boots, charts, books and nautical and marine gifts – we’ll even splice rope for you!
Butler & Co are a family run boatyard on Restronguet creek specialising in design and build of traditional wooden vessels. Explore your local creek or row out to your mooring in our bespoke Lily Class dinghies, enjoy laid back coastal cruising on board our Skye Class or cross oceans and explore the world at the helm of one of our Mayflower cruising yachts. In our boatyard traditional materials and techniques are combined with modern twists to create boats that fit your life, while allowing escapism back to the golden age of sailing. Butler & Co also sympathetically and accurately restore historic vessels and undertake refit/ maintenance on traditional and classic boats, all to exceptionally high standards.
Facilities at our Penpol yard include afloat, ashore and undercover storage, beach berths, deep water moorings, slipway and onsite crane (to 14 tonnes).
JH & M Choak have forged a reputation for making mouthwateringly tasty Cornish pasties. Handmade to a traditional recipe by a proper Cornishman, a Choaks pasty is quite possibly the tastiest pasty you’ll ever munch — just ask the locals.
Founded by Henry Choak in 1948 and still in the family run by Charlie who also runs pasty school.
Classic Boat is the magazine for the world’s most beautiful boats. Packed with stunning images, we have the inside stories of the great classic yachts and motorboats afloat today, as well as fascinating tales from yesteryear and the latest from the wooden boat building scene around the world.
Cockwells for custom yachts and classic yacht restoration. From custom yachts, motor launches to superyacht tenders each Cockwells yacht is a bespoke project designed and built to the owner’s precise requirements. Our traditional shipwrights’ skills, combined with advanced engineering and boatbuilding techniques, enable us to create outstanding leisure and commercial vessels built to high standards and ideal for the modern world.
Established in Bristol in 1987 to provide financial advice in the South West, Court Ross Financial Management has gradually expanded over the years to provide a full financial advisory service to Private and Corporate clients nationwide.
With many years of collective experience, our consultants pride themselves on their ability to provide professional, reliable, and innovative solutions tailored to achieve clients specific objectives.
Our friendly but professional approach is helping our clients understand the importance of good financial planning, allowing them to carry on with the things they enjoy – or which makes their business successful.
Our experienced consultants are here to advise on a wide spectrum of financial advice and financial planning matters.
Our range of boats are perfect for private hire; Charter for weddings, parties, birthdays, special occasions, corporate events and more. Once on board one of our classic wooden ferries we promise you and your guests will have a great day out along Cornwall’s most stunning stretch of water; the Fal River. Our boats run between Falmouth, Truro and the Roseland and there are many places along the Fal River and Carrick Roads where we can land to collect you. The most popular are Truro, Falmouth and St Mawes. We can tailor our cruises to meet your needs. Our luxury boat ‘Moyana’ is perfect for any occasion with ample space for up to 90 guests and a fully stocked bar serving Cornish Ale!
Falmouth Art Gallery is family friendly and free and one of the leading art galleries in the South West.
The town’s art collection features works by major artists including Frank Brangwyn, Edward Burne-Jones, Charles Napier Hemy, Alfred Munnings and Henry Scott Tuke. We also house an impressive collection of automata and childrens’ book illustrations.
Falmouth Haven is one of the south coast’s premier leisure boating facilities. We offer deep water moorings and marina options in one of the finest natural harbours in the world, with great facilities for visitors, and easy and direct access to the water from our well maintained and serviced public slipway. Situated in a spectacular setting in the heart of Falmouth with its restaurants, bars and shopping – yet moments from world-class sailing waters. Whether you are an experienced yachtsperson or water-sports beginner, our aim is to provide a safe, easy and very enjoyable experience to anyone who wants to get out and enjoy the very best of boating.
Falmouth Watersports Bar & Café – Open to all members of the public, run by Sarah and her team, a very honest, welcoming Café offering excellent food and drink. A friendly, relaxed atmosphere that you’ll want to return to time and again.
Why not relax with a cuppa, meet with friends for breakfast and enjoy beautiful harbour views across to Flushing and St Mawes? Home cooked menu, beautiful cakes, serving Breakfast and lunches 7 days a week.
Full bar with great Cornish Ales, select wines and gins, great coffee, teas and chocolates. Available also for private party bookings.
Hine Downing is a prominent law firm based in Falmouth. The family tree of this legal practice stretches back into the 19th Century as an unbroken history of advising and acting for generations of families and businesses.
Pulteney distillery is one of the most northerly distilleries on the Scottish mainland. The extreme location and unique stills have resulted in a Single Malt Scotch Whisky that is bursting with the power and subtlety of the sea.
Pendennis has one of the world’s leading custom superyacht build and refit facilities with a heritage spanning 25 years, including 200 refit projects and 30 custom new build yachts.
Our state-of-the-art construction halls and workshops in Falmouth are used by over 370 highly skilled tradespeople creating one of the best facilities in Europe for the custom build, refit, remodel and restoration of 30m-100m superyachts.
Pendennis’ offering was expanded in 2010 following the acquisition of Devonport Yachts, now known as Pendennis Plus, giving the yard further expertise in 60m+ vessels.
In 2011 the addition of the Palma Refit office extended Pendennis’ European presence and provides more effective long-term yacht support throughout the Mediterranean.
Founded to encourage the sport of sailing we embrace both sailing and motor boating interests.
Situated within Falmouth Harbour, we boast a grade 2 listed clubhouse on its own 17th century private quayside overlooking Falmouth Harbour and commanding spectacular views across to Flushing, over the Carrick Roads to St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula.
Formed in 1871 we continue a long tradition of offering hospitality to visiting yachtsmen and yachtswomen and will extend a warm welcome should you wish to visit us.
Please explore these pages to discover more about the club’s history, facilities and activities, on and off the water.
Rustler Yachts create hand-built, bespoke yachts using a unique mixture of traditional methods and cutting-edge technology, and have a history of creating yachts that become design classics.
Relatively low volume production with a very high degree of customer led optimization, along with an exceptional standard of finish distinguishes the Rustler brand from others.
The Rustler range has grown over the years. This growth has been entirely driven by customer demand – and has led us to an interesting range of boats, from pretty dayboats to powerful world class cruising yachts.
No matter which model is chosen, the core values remain the same: good design, matched to exemplary build quality.
Sailtech Falmouth was established in 2005 by Peter Crockford, following on from over 25 years experience as a sailmaker across the World. At Sailtech, we aim to provide a service across a range of boats and products. Based in Falmouth, Cornwall, we are at the heart of a very affluent sailing community, where we aim to work with our customers to provide them with the best service.
We have worked with charities, including a project by Marcus Rowden and Freya Hart, of east Cornwall, building replica 18 century Lugger sails, where we went back to our roots and produced sails using traditional hand sail making techniques.
Simon Winter Marine was founded in 2006 as a specialist marine hull & liability insurance broker. As well as providing insurance services to yacht owners worldwide we also arrange insurances for charter yachts, commercial vessels and Museum/Heritage craft fleets.
The West Briton is a local weekly newspaper published every Thursday. It serves different areas of Cornwall, United Kingdom with four separate editions – Truro and Mid-Cornwall, Falmouth and Penryn, Redruth Camborne and Hayle, and Helston and The Lizard. It was established in 1810 and is part of the Cornwall & Devon Media group of companies.