We now have two talks happening in the ‘Community Orchard Tent’ at St Ives Festival

3pm, Saturday 18th September

BOTANICAL SPIRITS talk with Josh & Will from Howl & Loer

Join Josh & Will as they introduce Howl & Loer, a new distillery based right here in St Ives. Howl & Loer produce Botanical Spirits, a new & exciting alcoholic spirits category. 

Josh is a local grower & wild food expert & Will is the former head distiller at the home of Portobello road Gin. 

The duo have been busy over the last year creating innovative & original spirits. Using botanicals they’ve grown themselves or responsibly wild harvested in West Cornwall. They are soon to release their first offerings.


3pm, Sunday 19th September

WILD FOOD talk with Josh from Wild St Ives

Join Josh of Wild St Ives for this talk as we explore foraging and wild edible plants of the local landscape, how to safely and sustainably forage and the wider benefits of foraging for wild foods.