Park Capers

Making our beach one of the cleanest in Cornwall

14 May 2018:Park Capers Postcards from the Park

At Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park, we pride ourselves on having one of the cleanest beaches in Cornwall with regular beach cleans to remove any unwanted items that may wash up. Yesterday, we had a rare event when we found a very large fishing net... Read more

Celebrating success at the 2017 Cornwall Tourism Awards

07 November 2017:Park Capers

On Thursday 2nd November, Patrick, Margaret and Veronika attended the 2017 Cornwall Tourism Awards at the Headland Hotel, Newquay. It was a wonderful evening including inspiring words from the guest speaker, Cornish Olympian, Helen Glover and encouraging accounts of Cornwall’s continued successes from industry professionals.... Read more

What’s Going Down in Bodmin Town

20 March 2017:Park Capers
Image of family cycling in lanhydrock

Guests making the journey to Mother Ivey’s Bay over the coming months will no doubt notice that Cornwall Council are busy making considerable changes both on the A30 & in nearby Bodmin. The route through Bodmin is a popular alternative to the traditional scenic &... Read more

Gold again for our outstanding work with Cornwall’s wildlife

14 November 2016:Park Capers

We had a fantastic evening at The Headland Hotel earlier this month, when we were presented with not one, but two awards for our outstanding contribution to preserving Cornwall’s beautiful wildlife. Having donned our ball gowns and bow-ties, we enjoyed a great evening celebrating the... Read more

Padstow Park Scoops Top Green Accolade

29 September 2016:Park Capers

Professor David Bellamy has named Mother Ivey's Bay Holiday Park near Padstow as one of the UK's greenest places to take a break

Don’t Miss a Stellar Show

11 August 2016:Park Capers
Perseid Meteor Shower

The Perseid meteor shower, one of the most stunning celestial events in the astronomer’s calendar, is set to give visitors to Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park a spectacular show. This year is set to be one of the biggest meteor showers in some time.  While... Read more

Spectacular Finale to Hugely Successful Year

05 February 2016:Park Capers
Photograph of Patrick and Margaret Langmaid accepting Gold in the category of Holiday Park Holiday Village of the Year at the 2015/16 South West Tourism Excellence Awards

Padstow’s award winning & socially responsible holiday park has walked away with Gold at this year’s South West Tourism Excellence Awards. Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park, which offers luxury holiday caravans to hire or purchase, and touring & tenting accommodation, was named Holiday Park &... Read more

Charity champion park’s double boost for Cornish causes

22 January 2016:Park Capers
Photograph by Emily Whitfield-Wicks. Padstow Park smashes year's charity target in Spring! Mother Ivey's Bay Holiday Park. L-R Serena Pettigrew-Jelly - Cornwall Wildlife Fund Buniness Support Coordinator, Jacqui White - Wadebridge Food Bank Manager, Mother Ivey's Bay Holiday Park Director Patrick Langmaid and Mother Ivey's Bay Holiday Park Receptionist Simon Sexton.

Two Cornish charities each received a four-figure fillip to their fundraising efforts this January, thanks to an enterprising Padstow holiday park’s visitor giving scheme. Cornwall Wildlife Trust and Wadebridge Foodbank have both been handed cheques for £1,700 from Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park at Trevose... Read more

Shortlisted for South West Tourism Awards

04 December 2015:Park Capers
South West Tourism Excellence Awards 2015/16 Logo

Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Holiday Park & Holiday Village of the Year category at the 2015/16’s South West Tourism Excellence Awards.  As one of only two parks shortlisted in this category, the team are delighted.  The... Read more

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