Tea and biscuits – a brand new partnership

You’re probably thinking, but there’s nothing new about that combination?! But… we do have news about this brilliant British pairing.  Tregothnan have collaborated with award-winning [ … ]


Apprentices shortlisted for Apprenticeship Awards 2018

Bethan and Sam from Tregothnan have both been successfully shortlisted for the Accountancy and Construction Apprentices of the Year categories at the 2018 Cornwall Apprenticeship [ … ]


Chamomile tea production booms in the ‘mini Med’ heat

The heatwave in Britain has created a mini Mediterranean in the UK . Plants like our chamomile fields have been thriving in the heat and [ … ]

20TH JULY 2018

A First for British Charcoal in Smoke-Free Zones

For the first time ever, Tregothnan’s British charcoal has been awarded a smoke-free certification from DEFRA. Tregothnan’s high grade charcoal has been through rigorous testing [ … ]

16TH JUNE 2018

Brand new boxes are out now! | Earl Grey Tea Gift

The gorgeous new packs are one click away and in selected retailers. Try the stylish and naturally invigorating Earl Grey Tea, the famous Classic Tea, [ … ]

17TH MAY 2018

Royal Wedding Competition with Fleur of England Lingerie

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are due to be married on May 19th in Windsor. Celebrate this weekend’s historic event by entering this royal wedding [ … ]

15TH MAY 2018

Raising a toast with a tea cup | Royal Wedding Afternoon Tea

Only 500 tins of this exclusive Royal Wedding afternoon tea blend are available from Tregothnan, each individually numbered by hand and made with leaves from [ … ]

14TH MAY 2018

Tea bush care with SmartPlant App

If your tea bushes could speak, what would they say? Tregothnan is delighted to be working with Smart Plant – an app that makes essential, [ … ]

3RD MAY 2018

£50,000 donated to charity from the UK’s largest garden open weekend

Our sights were set on a new world record for the open garden weekend on 21st and 22nd April this year. In 2017 we set [ … ]

2ND MAY 2018

Goodbyes for Tregothnan team members

It’s all change in the trading department with our Tregothnan team members on this unusual Wednesday in May. Today we must say goodbye to two [ … ]

2ND MAY 2018

Two bastions of Britishness, blended and brewed

Released today, Tregothnan’s new Spitfire Tea is a celebration of the brave men and women who protected our skies since the first RAF planes flew 100 [ … ]

17TH APRIL 2018

A World of Pure Imagination | Win prizes worth over £1,200!

Enter ‘a world of pure imagination’ with our Golden Ticket tea competition at this year’s Charity Garden opening, with a prize package valued over £1,200! [ … ]

11TH APRIL 2018

Open Garden Weekend 2018 | In support of the Merlin MS Centre

This April on the 21st and 22nd of April we will host the UK’s largest charity Garden Weekend in aid of The Merlin MS Centre, [ … ]

29TH MARCH 2018

‘The world doesn’t owe us a living’ – Tregothnan featured on BBC Newsnight.

Our famous tea gardens featured on BBC Newsnight on Tuesday, focusing on the effects that Brexit might have on businesses within Cornwall – especially those [ … ]

29TH MARCH 2018

Spend National Tea Day in the home of British tea.

This April sees our usually private botanical garden open its gates to the public – an event that occurs only once a year. With a [ … ]

26TH MARCH 2018

Tregothnan needs you! Help us in our record breaking attempt this April.

This April on the 21st and 22nd we will host The UK’s Largest Open Garden Weekend and we have our sights set on breaking a [ … ]


The Botanical Garden This Week | Spring Flowers

This week the country shivers and many people are advised to stay inside because of the affects of the “Beast from the East”. To cheer [ … ]


Fuel with honey – honey for runners

Honey is well known for its natural health benefits over refined sugar and artificial sweeteners for healthy weight management. There is research to suggest that [ … ]


Tregothnan Tea selected to become a Commonwealth Export Champion

Tregothnan – the home of British tea – has been selected by CommonwealthFirst to become one of their handpicked SME Export Champions in 2018.  This [ … ]


New stockist in Norway

We warmly welcome a new international stockist – Ikke Bare Brød. Ikke Bare Brød is a stylish organic bakery located in the town of Porsgrunn [ … ]


Tregothnan is recognised as a Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer

We are delighted to announce that we have been recognised in the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list. The list is compiled annually by [ … ]


The secret to creativi-TEA, lies in the cup.

With Blue Monday only a few days behind us, many of us are struggling to get those creative juices flowing this January. A new study [ … ]


Veganuary and Dry January

New year, new you. But don’t worry you can still drink tea. With 2018 so far seeing the rise of Veganuary and Dry January and [ … ]


Cornish Lithium signs deal with Tregothnan

We can now announce an historic agreement with Cornish Lithium to explore for and develop lithium in hot spring brines. Tregothnan’s china clay, tin and [ … ]


Tregothnan’s Great British Christmas Bake Off

Today was a great day in the calendar of events at Tregothnan, in fact today was a Great British Bake Off day! The staff at [ … ]


Tregothnan Spiced Cider Christmas Recipe

  Spiced Cider Christmas Recipe The perfect winter warmer to add to your Christmas menu   Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 Litre Apple Cider 2 tbsp [ … ]


Tregothnan’s London Pop Up Shop Now Open

Opening times for 37 Neal Street, London WC2H 9PU Mon: 10am-7pm Tues: 10am-7pm Weds: 10am-7pm Thurs: 10am-8pm Fri: 10am-7pm Sat: 10am-7pm Sun: 12pm-6pm The Tregothnan [ … ]


2017 Success at the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards

Following our success in 2016 at The Truro and Penwith College Cornwall Apprenticeship awards, we were honoured to head to the 2017 ceremony last Friday [ … ]


Afternoon Tea with a view at the OXO Tower

If you’re looking for somewhere special for a luxurious afternoon tea, then you should look no further than the iconic Oxo Tower at London’s South [ … ]


Tea Gardens Inside the Royal Academy

On Saturday 14th October, we were honoured to be a part of the Royal Academy RA250 fundraising campaign by supporting a “Triple Private View” exhibition [ … ]


Meet The Team – Julie Burley

Julie Burley Operations Manager Julie joined Tregothnan in July 2015 having previously worked for Cornwall Air Ambulance as Head of Retail.  At Cornwall Air Ambulance [ … ]


A Brilliant British Launch | Liberty & Tregothnan

  A Brilliant British Launch.   Tregothnan has teamed up with Liberty London – one of the most iconic British establishments of all time. We [ … ]


Meet The Team – Terry Herron

Terry Herron Forestry and Woodland Manager Terry joined Tregothnan in the summer of 2014 as the Forestry and Woodland Manager, responsible for all the woodland [ … ]


Meet The Team – Richard Millgate

  Richard Millgate Regional Sales Manager Richard joined Tregothnan in 2015 as the manager of the sales team with a focus on building export sales [ … ]

22ND AUGUST 2017

August sun scorch threatens tea leaves in Cornwall

It’s August. The schools are out. Unfortunately the sun is not! However, regardless monsoon of conditions recently seen in the South-West of England, our tea [ … ]

14TH AUGUST 2017

New luxury British tea stockist in Aix-les-Bains, France

We are delighted to announce that word of Tregothnan’s luxury British tea has reached the magnificent depths of the mountainous French Alps! We have a brand [ … ]


Spicy Chicken | Tregothnan Charcoal Recipe

    Spicy Chicken | Tregothnan Charcoal Recipe   To buy our charcoal click here    Ingredients: 500g Chicken Wings and Drumsticks 100 ml Yogurt [ … ]


New stockist in The Netherlands

We are delighted to welcome a lovely new Tregothnan stockist, Boon en Blad, in The Netherlands. WARNING: Don’t read any more of this news article [ … ]


Cornish Clam Bake | Charcoal Recipe

  Cornish Clam Bake   To buy our Tregothnan charcoal click here To buy our Tregothnan Manuka wood chips click here To buy our Tregothnan [ … ]


Tea podcast on the history and science of Tea – now live!

Our tea podcast is now live! In June, we had the pleasure of welcoming influential journalists, Nicky Twilley and Cynthia Graber, of award-winning podcast Gastropod – [ … ]

31ST JULY 2017

Tregothnan Dirty Steak Charcoal Recipe

Dirty Steak & Sweet Potato, Cooked On Tregothnan Charcoal The best way to infuse your steak with the smokey tones of truly British charcoal is [ … ]

28TH JULY 2017

A Michelin star review from a Michelin star chef.

  A Michelin star review from a Michelin star chef. “I’m sorry but I would have that any day over a cup of coffee, that [ … ]

24TH JULY 2017

A British tea garden in the middle of The Mall? That sounds like our cup of tea…

At the Tregothnan Estate in Cornwall, we’re used to creating a ‘stir’ with world firsts. This time, we’re taking our pioneering British tea gardens right into [ … ]

13TH JULY 2017

Poldark: A grand Tregothnan ball

Many of you may have tuned into  popular TV series Poldark on Sunday night and, for those of you that did, you may have heard a familiar [ … ]

7TH JULY 2017

A Cornish Proposal (or four)

A Cornish proposal couldn’t be easier. With Cornwall’s beautiful dramatic landscape, with sweeping coastlines and hidden beaches, it goes without saying that it is one of [ … ]

26TH JUNE 2017

Paddington Iced Tea Cocktail

  Paddington   Tregothnan’s Paddington Iced Tea Alcoholic Marmalade Cocktail   A cocktail to make Paddington Bear proud! In honour of this iconic British bear [ … ]

23RD JUNE 2017

Tregothnan Pit Pony Iced Tea Cocktail

  Tregothnan Pit Pony Iced Tea Cocktail   Tregothnan Pit Pony Recipe Video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-QmrVPydEQ To buy or Classic Tea click here      

22ND JUNE 2017

G & Tea Recipe

  G & Tea   Tregothnan’s G & Tea Iced Tea Cocktail Recipe Guide   Who doesn’t love a G & T? Why not add [ … ]

22ND JUNE 2017

Sunset Polo meets seasonal British Floristry at Cowdray House

This week we had the pleasure of attending the most prestigious charity polo event of the year; the first Global edition of  Nic Roldan’s Sunset Polo.  Hosted by [ … ]

21ST JUNE 2017

1334 Iced Tea Cocktail

  1334   Tregothnan’s 1334 Smokehouse Refreshing Summer Iced Tea Recipe   The perfect Summer tribute to our Estate. Our 1334 Iced Tea Cocktail is [ … ]

20TH JUNE 2017

The Tregothnan Trumpet

    The Tregothnan Trumpet Tregothnan Trumpet Iced Tea British Red Berry Summer Time Drink.   The Tregothnan Trumpet Iced Tea drink is the perfect [ … ]

19TH JUNE 2017

Tregothnan’s Edible flowers collection

Our edible flowers and foliage bouquets make unique gifts, lovingly created at Tregothnan. Here at Tregothnan, the home of British tea, we are best known [ … ]

26TH MAY 2017

Botanical innovation at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

It’s a tale of two halves at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017 Tregothnan stand this week. A story of city and country – connected by botanical [ … ]

16TH MAY 2017

Exporting GREAT British tea – the tea grown in England

Over 500 years ago, the British people borrowed China’s national drink of tea, embracing the ceremony of plucking, drying, brewing and serving the perfect cup. [ … ]

5TH MAY 2017

A big thank you to our Open Garden Weekend sponsors

Following the great success of our 2017 Open Garden Weekend, we would like to give special thanks to our kind sponsors in giving their support to [ … ]

28TH APRIL 2017

Record-breaking success at the UK’s largest garden open weekend

A year in preparation, last weekend saw our most successful Charity Garden Open Weekend yet, with over 5,000 people from all over the UK flocking to visit [ … ]

26TH APRIL 2017

A rock and roll cover story…

We are so excited to be featured on the cover of this month’s Cornwall Today magazine! The popular Cornish publication chose an edgy photoshoot featuring our wedding bridal bouquet. The [ … ]

20TH APRIL 2017

Caviar House at T2 Heathrow

We had lots of fun creating a striking retail display for the guys down at Heathrow’s T2 Caviar House, one of our fabulous stockists. The centrepiece, [ … ]

10TH APRIL 2017

What can we do to tackle homelessness?

With the issue of combating homelessness frequently being featured in the media, we are beginning to question how we can contribute to tackling homelessness within [ … ]

1ST APRIL 2017

The Cornwall Garden Society Spring Flower Show

Today we are excited to be entering the Cornwall Garden Society’s Spring Flower Show 2017 at the beautiful Boconnoc Estate near Lostwithiel. The largest flower show [ … ]

30TH MARCH 2017

Perfect British flowers for your wedding day in Cornwall

The sweeping beauty of the Cornish coast with its curvaceous coves and dynamic cliffs has become the ideal setting for some of the most extravagant [ … ]

23RD MARCH 2017

See what St. Petroc’s Society do for homelessness

Homelessness isn’t something that springs to mind when you think of Cornwall, however with high house prices, seasonal employment and lower wages the need for [ … ]

16TH MARCH 2017

St. Petroc’s Society and Tregothnan team up to tackle homelessness

St Petroc’s Society and Tregothnan Estate are teaming up to tackle homelessness together this Spring at Tregothnan’s charity open garden weekend. The usually private Tregothnan [ … ]

13TH MARCH 2017

Happy Birthday Earl Grey!

Today we thought we’d celebrate the 253rd birthday of Earl Grey, the man who brought us the eponymous tea, and eighth Great Grandfather of The [ … ]

9TH MARCH 2017

Tackling homelessness in Cornwall

With recent surveys providing shocking figures nationwide, tackling homelessness in the UK has become a major concern. However it’s not just large cities such as [ … ]

6TH MARCH 2017

Discover Tregothnan’s Botanic Garden

Come and discover the most spectacular private botanical gardens in Cornwall at the largest charity garden open event in the UK. Tregothnan will open it’s [ … ]

3RD MARCH 2017

Our best ever Mother’s Day collection is here!

We are excited to announce the arrival of our best ever collection for Mother’s Day. We have chosen the very best of Spring’s newly sprung [ … ]

1ST MARCH 2017

Camellia Maze redesigned by landscaping deer

Our world record-breaking Camellia maze has been given a facelift this month by the local deer inhabiting the Tregothnan deer park. These creative mammals have [ … ]


Tregothnan’s Apprenticeship Scheme Opens 2017 Applications

Following our successful apprenticeship programme in 2015 and 2016, we are delighted to be offering places for the third year in a row. Tregothnan are [ … ]


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