The bedding plants, funded by the Friends, are looking stunning.

The summer bedding plants, paid for at a cost of £3,000, by the Friends of Mount Edgcumbe Country Park, are looking superb at the moment. Here’s a glimpse of just how good they are looking in the French Garden.

Have you heard that Mt. Edgcumbe Park run is in the top 5 toughest Park Runs?

Mt. Edgcumbe Park Run is in the top 5 toughest park runs, coming in at number 4!

There’s some great footage of Mt.Edgcume park in this u-tube clip.

 

British Firework Championships - 14 & 15 August, 9.30pm

The British Firework Championships displays can be viewed from Mount Edgcumbe on both nights.

There will be parking available at Deer Park (entry via Maker) and disabled parking provision at Barn Pool.

Donations for parking on both nights will be for the Friends of Mount Edgcumbe – please give generously and help us to support the Park.

The 2019 Classic and American Car Winners

The 2019 Classic and American Car Winners were as follows:

(Category – winner – vehicle – sponsor)

Best In Show – Michael Quinn – Triumph TR4 – Robert 8th Earl of Mount Edgcumbe

British Classic – Nigel Bunney – Morris Minor – Beryl Countess of Mount Edgcumbe

Best Vintage – Jeremy Furneaux – Daimler LQ2/20 – Kelly of Bodmin Ltd

Best Pre 1965 American – Martin Shillingford – Buick Phaeton Tourer – Ben Squires Plymouth Boat Trips

Best Post 1965 American – John Chantler – Ford Mustang – Sheryl Murray MP

Best Jaguar – Terry Perring – Jaguar E Type – Kym Hewling

Millbroook News Best MG – Nick Hayman – MGB Roadster – Kellys of Bodmin Ltd

Best Custom/Kit Car – Graeme Curtis – Robin Hood – Torcare Torpoint

Best Pre War Entry – Paul Smith – Ford A Roadster – D Wagland Lord of the Manor Insworke

Best Post War Entry – Terry Yearling – Ford Fiesta – D Wagland Lord of the Manor Insworke

Best Triumph Sports – Michael Quinn – Triumph TR4 – Cornwall Hospice Care

Best European – Scott Clausen – BMW -The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Best Military/Commercial – Alfred Riley – Bedford TK – Ben Squires Plymouth Boat Trips

Best Motorcycle – Harley Davison – Cornwall Hospice Care

Best Modern Car – Stuart Block – Ford Fiesta – Mr Barry Dixon

Thank you to everyone who supported the 2019 Car Show.

Thank you to everyone who came along to support the Car Show last Sunday, 4 August.

 

This visitor was spotted arriving at the Car Show on Sunday in style!

Programme for the Mount Edgcumbe Classic & American Car Show & Country Fair, this Sunday, 4 August 2019

Hot off the press – here is the programme for the Mount Edgcumbe Classic & American Car & Country Fair, this Sunday, 4 August 2019

Look forward to seeing you there.

Lambert Lodge was officially opened on 26 July 2019

Lambert Lodge was officially opened on Friday 26 July 2019 by Richard Hoare, Fred Lambert’s newphew.

Lambert Lodge is run by the Friends of Mount Edgcumbe Park, providing an Information Point for visitors to the Park, as well as raising money for the Friends through the sale of books.

Please do pop in next time you are visiting the Park. The new lodge is situated at the Cremyll end of the park, close to the Organgery.

Mount Edgcumbe Classic Car Show & Summer Fayre - 4 August 2019

Please note if you have not already entered your classic vehicle into the show, you can still turn up on the day (before 12noon) and enter your vehicle for £10.

There will be plenty to see, be entertained by, stalls to browse, caterers to choose from and hundreds of beautiful vehicles displayed by their proud owners.

Entry for classic vehicles and car parking opens at 8am. Show officially opens at 11am.

For a flavour of the 2018 show click here

Bookings are now open for classic vehicles

Bookings are now open for classic vehicles to the 2019 Mount Edgcumbe Classic & American Car Show and Summer Fair, being held in the grounds of Mount Edgcumbe Country Park on Sunday 4 August 2019.

Please click here for information on how to book.

We are looking for volunteers to help at the Green Man Event on 25 & 26 May

Do you have a couple of hours to spare on Saturday 25 and/or Sunday 26th May?

We are looking for volunteers to help at the Green Man Event, which runs on both days from 10am – 4pm.

If you can help – please contact David Marshall, Business Development Manager on 01752 307260 or david.marshall@plymouth.gov.uk