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Meet our Bar Manager Simon

Growing up in the small market town of Dunstable in Bedfordshire, spending nearly every summer in Cornwall made moving here an easy decision for Simon. Starting off as Assistant Bar Manager, Simon has now been Bar Manager at The Alverton for just over a year.

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Meet our Housekeeping Manager, Tori

From public cleaner to Housekeeping Manager, join as as we find out Tori's drive to elevate the hotel's standards and make The Alverton shine.

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Meet our Wedding and Events Assistant Manager, Sally

Bringing her expertise and infectious enthusiasm to our team, join us as we catch up with Sally to learn about her transition to events.

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Meet The Maker Of Locally Made Cornish Chocolate: Chocolarder

Chocolarder is Cornwall's exclusive bean-to-bar chocolate, crafted by owner Mike Longman who embarked on a journey when he realised the absence of locally-made chocolate in the region. Delve into the story behind Cornwall's thriving chocolate industry here.

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Top Ten Winter Dog Walks in Cornwall

Wrap up warm and embrace our top winter dog walks in Cornwall. With dog bans lifted on most beaches, and the county being quieter this time of year, take advantage of late morning sunrises and footprint-free sand.

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Meet our Wedding and Events Coordinator, Amber

Find out more about weddings at The Alverton in this exclusive Q&A with our Wedding and Events Coordinator, Amber.

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Hidden Truro: Discover Cornwall’s Sunny Corner

Discover a Cornish community project that's become a riverside oasis, so secret many don't even know it's there.

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Confessions of a Sommelier

Discover our sommelier's best-kept secrets. From the best pairings in a restaurant, to how to enjoy your tipple at a tasting.

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Meet The Alverton’s Pastry Chef: Lewis Tate

Meet our Pastry Chef Lewis and discover why he wanted to become a chef and what makes working at The Alverton so great.

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Meet The Alverton’s Gardener: Stephen Bohane

We chat with Stephen about all things Cornish horticulture and secrets about our own garden.

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