Local Home Show Encourages Visitors to Buy Local and Support new Businesses!
On Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th October the Cornwall Home Improvement & Self Build Show opened its doors to over 3500 visitors. The event, sponsored by Duke Stone of Cornwall, is in its third year now and has undoubtedly become the county’s premier autumn show.
The event brought together over 130 local exhibitors to the Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge all supplying an extensive range of home related products and services all conveniently held under one roof. This included: oak frames and architecture, planning, construction, renewable energy suppliers, kitchens, wood burning stoves, flooring, windows, joinery, interior design and a range of high quality furniture.
Many attendees where in process of buying a new home, renovating, extending or working on home improvements and self-build projects. By attending the show it enabled many to meet and discuss their ideas with the designers, makers and suppliers on a one to one basis. Focussed visitors booked ‘Meet the Expert’ appointment while others attended free live seminars which were held throughout the two days.
A Bite of Cornwall Food & Drink Market & Café yet again proved to be a huge hit with visitors, the option to sample and purchase some of Cornwall’s finest artisan food and drink including: brownies, spices, preserves, pastries, gin and much more proved extremely popular with attendees.
Marketing Manager Katie Parcell said: “We would like to thank all exhibitors who made a fantastic effort in dressing there stands, as well as thanking all visitors who gave very encouraging and positive feedback and have continued to buy from local suppliers, designers and makers.”
The show was supported by Elite Spas & Leisure and media partners Cornwall Living.
If you want to find out more about the next show visit www.cornwallselfbuildshow.co.uk.