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Welcome to Boscastle

Boscastle, village lies within the parish of Forrabury and Minster on the North Cornish Coast 14 miles south from Bude and 5 miles from Tintagel, a conservation area amongst some of the most beautiful countryside within the British Isles, and is one of the few remaining unspoilt harbour villages in Cornwall. Designated an Area of Outstanding beauty, the National Trust own and care for the beautiful medieval harbour and surrounding coastline.

An excellent base for touring the area, all of Cornwall or North Devon, including moorlands, sheltered wooden valleys and coastal footpaths offering magnificent views, are all on our doorstep.
The small harbour now hosts a number of little fishing boats but was once a hive of activity with trade taking place between Wales, Bristol and the south of England. Here too a lovely valley heads inland, a path follows a fast flowing burbling stream which leads to several hidden churches allowing you to discover the little known connection between North Cornwall and Thomas Hardy.


News Items  Updated 16-08-2014


Flower Festival
Minster Church
For more information CLICK HERE


Forrabury & Minster Parish Council Highway Proposals
More Information


Boscastle Food & Arts Festival

  The 2014 festival of food, arts and crafts will be held on the weekend of the 4th and 5th October. It will be the eigth to be held in Boscastle.
The event, born out of a sense of community regeneration following the flood of 2004, has now become firmly established on the festival scene and is arguably the biggest and best of its kind to be held in Cornwall.
All events are Open 10am until 4pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Free Park & Ride and mini bus to all locations. For a map of event locations
 
More information on all the activities Click Here for 2013 map
and
accommodation can be found on the Chamber of Trade and Commerce website
or
 from the Visitor Centre on the harbour
Tel. 01840 250010


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