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.Discover more
The Isles of Scilly have been part of the Duchy of Cornwall since its beginning in the 14th century.Discover more
The new boathouses in Saltford provide boat storage for Monkton Coombe School, Avon County Rowing Club and the University of Bristol Boat Club and will act as a base for Bristol Empire Dragons Boats. The new facilities also provide changing rooms, showers, a gym, a kitchen and a hospitality space with a balcony that provides stunning views of the River Avon. Olympic Rowing Medallist and former Monkton Coombe School pupil, Alex Partridge, officially opened the new facilities at a ceremony on September 27th. Other guests included Rowing Club members, past and present, school children and university students as well as representatives from Sport England, Bath & North East Somerset Council and the Duchy of Cornwall.
Duchy Land Steward, Roger Halliday, has retired after 35 years.
The Duchy of Cornwall estate is delighted to announce that contracts have been exchanged on the purchase of the southern portion of the Port Eliot estate in Cornwall.