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A private estate established in 1337 which funds the public, charitable and private activities of the Prince of Wales and his family.

Places

Places

Home Farm

As Patron of the Rare Breeds Survival Trust, The Duke is keen for Home Farm to play an active role in helping to preserve the gene pool of British pigs, sheep and cattle.

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Places

Places

Isles of Scilly

The Isles of Scilly have been part of the Duchy of Cornwall since its beginning in the 14th century.

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Places

Places

Poundbury

Poundbury is an urban extension to Dorchester in Dorset

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Features

Features

Dorset Food & Arts Festival

More than 9,000 people attended the Dorset Food & Arts Festival at Queen Mother Square in Poundbury.

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About

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About the Duchy

The Prince of Wales became the 24th Duke of Cornwall on The Queen’s accession to the throne in 1952.

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Dorset Food & Arts Festival 2016

Dorset Food & Arts Festival 2016

More than 9,000 people attended the Dorset Food & Arts Festival at Queen Mother Square in Poundbury on Saturday 6th August.

The annual free event, which is now in its fifth year, is supported by the Duchy of Cornwall and featured more than 70 local food and drink stalls, including the regular Poundbury Dorset Farmers Market stallholders, as well as demonstrations by some of Dorset's leading chefs, plus musical performances throughout the day. Festival Chairman Mrs Christine Walsh, of the Duchy of Cornwall at Poundbury, said: "The festival has grown from year to year and this has proved to be the best one yet. Id' like to say a huge thank you to all the members of the committee who worked so tirelessly to ensure the success of the event, together with our generous sponsors and the crowds who came on the day. Here’s to 2017!"

High Speed Broadband Comes to Rural Herefordshire

Twenty-eight homes and businesses in rural Herefordshire are benefitting from ultra high speed broadband after members of the local community came together to raise the money for its installation.

Helford Oysterage

After more than ten years of oyster farming on the Helford River, the Duchy of Cornwall Oyster Farm Company will close its operations from 2017.

Dartmoor

Initiatives - Dartmoor

The Duchy of Cornwall provides funding and staff resources to assist with the Dartmoor Hill Farm Project, which is co-funded by Dartmoor National Park Authority and the Rural Development Programme.

Find out about the other projects that the Duchy supports on Dartmoor.