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The Eden Community

If Cornwall was a village, we like to think that the Eden Project would be a great village community hall.  Community halls are exactly that – places where communities can come together.  It was with this in mind, and in particular at a time of year when giving comes more to the forefront of our […]

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Every year in Cornwall, more than 3,500 people hear those dreaded words, “You’ve got cancer.” The number of people living with cancer is increasing nationwide, with 1 in 2 of us expecting to receive a cancer diagnosis in our lifetime. While the number of people surviving cancer is increasing, so is the number of people […]

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Inspired by classic winter foliage and a touch of seasonal magic. Cornish Designer Maker Helen Round is delighted to introduce her Christmas Collection. This is the first time Helen has designed a festive range and she hopes it will become a firm favourite, adding to her popular collection of hand- printed, linen homeware products. Never […]

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£64,000 raised to help cancer patients in Cornwall As Macmillan continues to expand its essential services within Cornwall, the 2017 Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair held at Eden Project earlier this month/last month has raised a record-breaking £64,000 to directly support Cornwall’s cancer patients. Organised by a team of volunteers, with the support of the Eden […]

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Camel Creek Adventure Park at the Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair

Camel Creek Adventure Park & Resort is delighted to be part of the magical Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair at the Eden Project 15-17 November 2017! We’ll be celebrating Christmas in style with annual family membership giveaways, fun Camel Creek facts and, of course, Swampy, and Dina, our garishly green eco-warrior and beautifully blue diva Dinosaur, […]

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Get started with your Christmas shopping…

Christmas really starts for me with the Macmillan Fair on the 16th November. Until then I deplore all the mince pies, fake snow and carols that seem to appear earlier and earlier in the shops. As soon as I start shopping for presents at the Fair preview evening however, it is impossible not to feel festive as I bump […]

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Generous donation of award-winning steak pasties

At Warrens Bakery, we’ve been opening our ovens doors since 1860. Nothing makes us happier than using fresh ingredients, testing out recipes and using our hands to roll out, knead or crimp the perfect bakery batch. Apart from when we get to share our creations with you. We are delighted to support the Cornwall Macmillan […]

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60 Seconds with…Ian Lillicrap

In the run-up to the Fair we’d like to introduce some of our generous supporters, who do so much for the Fair and make everything we do possible. Lillicrap Chilcott has sponsored our limited edition Fair jute bag for several years – we caught up with Ian Lillicrap to talk all things Christmas. What Christmas gifts will […]

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Inspiration from the Cornish landscape

The Eden Project is a spectacular setting for this unique Macmillan Christmas Fair, and is one of Helen Round‘s November highlights. Our designs, which we hand print onto beautiful linen fabric to create a range of homeware and lifestyle products, are inspired by the wonderful Cornish landscape. As a Cornish company, it’s great to support an […]

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Improving the lives of everyone living with cancer

I’m sure almost everyone has heard of Macmillan, and the exceptional care they provide to people with cancer.  According to Macmillan, their ambition is to ‘reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer and to inspire millions of others to do the same’.  Well, the volunteers who organise the Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair […]

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