During the 2 days following that unfortunate collision between right arm and pavement, extensive bruising appeared around the elbow and the fingers began to swell causing extreme discomfort where the plaster became too tight. Sunday 31st August, first port of…

An Unexpected Trip!  Part 1

The 29th August 2015 began as a perfectly normal day with 8 for breakfast as is usual at this busy time of year. Then followed clearing breakfast (with help from Grace that morning), bidding farewell to departing guests, room changes…

Welcome to our Bees

We have always said that one day we would keep bees. At Cornwall’s Boconnoc Spring Flower Show in April 2013, the Cornwall Beekeepers Association were encouraging visitors who might be interested in keeping bees themselves, to put their name forward….

Within the UK tourism industry, The Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) is generally acknowledged to be the UK’s leading Sustainable Tourism Certification Scheme. Earlier this year, Bedknobs was short-listed by GTBS for a prestigious GoldStar Award. In the words of…

OK, so where has Bedknobs’ BLOG been all these months?  Well, sad to say (though not of course for Bedknobs!) it became the victim of its busiest season ever here in Cornwall, helped partly by the OBAs (on-line booking agencies…

Some co-incidences you just wouldn’t put money on.  This is one of them.  At the end of May we had guests booked in – lead name on the booking form being Gill.  Gill and Alan duly arrived and I introduced…

Today is the birth of my Blog.  Onebuzybee is me, Gill(y) Jenkins who runs Bedknobs B&B in Bodmin, Cornwall, ably assisted by partner Kim who is both IT Guru and puzzle maker and of course ‘Basil’ at breakfast!  Bedknobs has…