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The first ever Cornish Pasty Week – success beyond measure!

Thanks go out to everyone who got behind the first ever Cornish Pasty Week, which took place from 25th Feb to 3rd March.  We knew it would be popular here in Cornwall; we were pretty sure it would be popular throughout Britain, but little did we know it would reach pastylovers across the globe. From […]

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What a week that was

Last week we celebrated the first ever Cornish Pasty week. We took Mr & Mrs Pasty on the GWR sleeper train to London and gave them the guided tour – handing out Cornish Pasties on the way. Even Chris Evans on Radio 2 got his share. We didn’t want our Cornish MP’s to miss out, […]

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Cornish Pasty Week ends in style

Pasty makers from across the globe defied a week of extreme weather to descend on Cornwall’s Eden Project for the seventh annual World Pasty Championships yesterday, Saturday March 3rd. More than 200 pasties were entered into the competition, the highest number in the history of this grand celebration of Cornwall’s culinary gift to the world. […]

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Mr and Mrs Pasty get a warm welcome in London as first-ever Cornish Pasty Week kicks off

  Hot pasty mania is gripping snowy London today as the food Cornwall gave to the world takes over the capital. Giant couple, Mr and Mrs Pasty, led a team from the far south west at the start of the first-ever Cornish Pasty Week – a grand celebration of an industry worth £300 million a […]

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From Cornwall to the Commons, the heat is on for first-ever Cornish Pasty Week – Feb 25-Mar 3

  Cornwall’s culinary gift to the world will be celebrated across the country with the first-ever Cornish Pasty Week starting on Sunday (February 25). Hundreds of bakeries, cafes, shops and factories with help spread ‘oggy mania’ throughout the UK. The big week begins on Sunday when a delegation including a giant Mr and Mrs Pasty […]

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  To kick off the first-ever Cornish Pasty Week (25th February – 3rd March 2018), the Cornish Pasty Association, the trade association behind this initiative, will be taking the Cornish pasty to the capital. Follow the travels of Mr & Mrs Pasty, who via the sleeper service, courtesy of GWR, will arrive in the early […]

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Save the date – get ready for Cornish Pasty Week

  ‘Save the date – get ready for Cornish Pasty Week’   Turning the spotlight on Cornwall’s favourite and most iconic food, the first ever Cornish Pasty Week will be celebrated throughout Cornwall and across the country. From Sunday 25th February 2018, there will be a whole week of activity, culminating in the ‘Oggy Oscars’ […]

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World Pasty Championships 2017 – Cornish Premier Pasties ‘do the double’

A Canadian baker triumphed in the county famous for pasties to claim a top title at the sixth annual World Pasty Championships at the Eden Project in Cornwall  on Saturday March 4th. Gerry Ramier, who hails from St Catherine’s, Ontario – a stone’s throw from Niagara Falls – runs the Piskie Pie Company with his […]

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A statement regarding the EU Referendum result

The CPA is disappointed in the result and will be pressing the government for clarity on plans to protect food names outside membership of the EU. In the meantime, the CPA will continue to operate as a collective of strong and resilient businesses keen to uphold the quality and integrity of genuine Cornish pasties. Statement: […]

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CORNISH PASTY ASSOCIATION MAKES STATEMENT ON EUROPE The Cornish Pasty Association has today made a statement supporting Britain remaining in the European Union. The Association, made up of Cornish pasty producers of all sizes from across Cornwall, has been asked numerous times about the impact of a possible exit from the EU on the protection […]

Where to buy a Genuine Cornish Pasty

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