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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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Sunday lunch at the Nare Hotel

Don’t miss your chance to win this generous prize of a Sunday Lunch for two in the main dining room at the Nare Hotel on the Christmas Stocking Tombola. Sunday Lunch at The Nare is a gracious affair. Arrive in time for an aperitif in the Cocktail Lounge after which you will be shown to your […]

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Cornish Wine Tours generously donate 1/2 day voucher

Cornish Wine Tours are proud to support Macmillan, owner Kate McBurnie says, “Cancer is an ongoing struggle that many people have to face daily, and the work that Macmillan do to support and help those people and their family is absolutely needed.  None of us know when we may need that help one day too.” […]

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Many people have had cancer touch their lives with mixed emotions: guilt that it’s not you, relief that it’s not you mixed with immense sadness and sorrow. My sister has lived through a horrendous year, and it’s not over yet, but it is with great happiness that I can say “ lived”. Throughout her ordeal […]

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A word or two of thanks…

Just a little note to thank you for having me this year at the Christmas event. Although my sales weren’t high it was fantastic for me as a new business in terms of networking and experience. I was pleased to also be able to raise a small contribution to the Macmillan charity. Thank you to […]

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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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We did it again!

All records were broken at the 2016 Macmillan Christmas Fair, so generously hosted once again by Eden.  “This is the biggest amount we have raised in the event’s history,” explains Committee Co-Chairman Jane Hartley. “Since the Fair was first launched 25 years ago by our President Lady Mary Holborow, we have now raised in excess […]

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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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Beautiful, affordable pearl jewellery for everyone

We are delighted to support our first Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair at Eden Project. We all know someone affected by cancer. Macmillan’s makes the diagnosis, treatment and outcomes so much better for everyone involved. We are a Westcountry business, designing and creating hand-made classic pearl jewellery in our design studio. Our cultured freshwater pearls are […]

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