Cornwall LivingIssue #97

Make a house a home

Introducing the 2020 Cornwall Home & Garden Show, the region’s premier home and lifestyle event.

The turn of the decade, for many, is a time of new beginnings, not least in the home! Whether you’re improving your kitchen, bathroom or living spaces, or are looking to your garden with a view to giving it some TLC; even if you’re undertaking a self-build from the ground up, you’ll find everything you need at the region’s premier home and garden event. Inspire your creativity with stands from over 140 of the region’s finest home and lifestyle brands and familiarise yourself with the vast range of services available here in the Duchy. Meet local designers, makers and suppliers and discuss with them your ideas, filling your phone book as you go with the contact details of the region’s best in business.

You’ll find inspiration for your kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, with furniture ideas, joinery, timber framing and advice from local renewables experts. Need an architect? No problem. Landscaping your garden, or thinking of installing your very own outdoor spa? You’re in the right place – this really is a one-stop shop!

Taking place on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May, both days promise free-to-attend seminars on the hour (page 80), with fantastic displays and demonstrations also happening throughout the day. The Interior and Homeware market is back with art, furniture, soft furnishings and more, to help add those finishing touches, and to help keep those creative juices flowing, ‘A Bite of Cornwall’ food and drink market will also be serving up a tempting selection of the region’s finest foodie treats. Why not grab yourself a coffee, take a seat and flick through a brochure or two?

Thinking of coming along? If so, you can expect to find the following:


Garden design and landscaping, garden rooms and outbuildings, furniture, hot tubs, swim spas, garden saunas, plant nurseries, artificial grass, conservatories, garden machinery, resin drives and more.


Kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, joinery, splashbacks, heating, doors, stairs, stoves and cookers, flooring, worktops, interiors and interior design, home AV, lighting, flooring, cookers, blinds, shutters and curtains, furniture and more.


Joinery, smart home technology, electricians, windows, doors, oak and timber framing, eco building, heating systems, fabrication, balustrades, builders, ICF, roofing, construction, trade services, plumbing and more.


Architecture, planning, surveying, mortgage lenders, utilities, holiday home and domestic letting agents and more.


Solar PV, solar thermal ground and air source heat pumps, storage and more.


Art, lighting, rugs, cushions, art, blankets and throws, ceramics, furniture, candles, accessories, fabrics and more.


Sample and take home some of the finest local artisan food and drink, including; local gins, preserves, spices, meats, chocolate, wines, cakes and puddings, and more, as well as fresh quality catering onsite and a licensed bar.


Cornwall Home & Garden Show

The Royal Cornwall Showground,
PL27 7JE

01872 888733