World Lobster Experts gather in Cornwall

The University of Exeter Cornwall Campus has played host to a number of the worlds lobster experts at a recent marine crustacean knowledge exchange and networking event. The event, which formed part of the Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC) Legacy Programme was organised with the National Lobster Hatchery, in Padstow,

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Clovelly Crab & Lobster Feast 1st September 2013

A note for your diary for this year’s Lobster & Crab Feast at the stunning Clovelly cove and if you missed the coverage of last years event on TV, then you can always watch it on BBC  iplayer,  Country Show Cook Off, Episode 9 The National Lobster Hatchery has been the nominated

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THE BIG SWIM CORNWALL 17th & 18th August 2013

As seen on the recent ITV1 series ‘Cornwall with Caroline Quentin’!  What fantastic footage of the Triathlon. The website is up and running now and they are taking registration for: THE LITTLE SWIM THE NOT SO SERIOUS SWIM THE SERIOUS SWIM THE TRIATHLON THE SUPER SERIOUS SWIM There are places for

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Crabstock Festival 19th – 21st April 2013

Britain’s only inland fish and live music festival is coming to Northampton for 2013. The inaugural Crabstock was held last April in Great Rissington, in the Cotswolds, to great acclaim, and visitors to the second edition of this unique event are promised a memorable weekend of top food and music

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Co-operative Membership Community Fund show their support for Cornish Claws

The Co-operative Membership Community Fund has donated £1,800 to Padstow based charity ‘The National Lobster Hatchery’ (NLH) to enable the production of new video displays within the charity’s education centre. The generous donation will provide a fundamental element of the charity’s education output. The NLH visitor centre on Padstow’s South

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The Big Swim Cornwall 2013

I know some of you may be checking out our website for The Big Swim Cornwall for 2013 for news about the event.  It is going ahead and it is going to be bigger and better once again.  Now in its fourth year with spaces for 800 swimmers over 2

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New Website for Lobster Hatchery

You may have noticed that we now have a beautiful new website. We have had a few stumbling blocks transferring over to the new site in the last week but I think you’ll agree, it’s looking fantastic! Apologies for anybody who has experienced problems. If you spot any errors or

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Selfridges donate a limited edition Katharine Hamnett line to National Lobster Hatchery in Cornwall

The National Lobster Hatchery have been approached by Selfridges, London who very kindly offered to donate some stock from their “Project Ocean” campaign, launched earlier this year. Project Ocean is an inspiring initiative that challenges the public to imagine a world with ‘no more fish in the sea’. Project Ocean

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