British Creamery Smells So Fucking Rank that People in Surrounding Neighbourhood Can't Sleep

Davidstow residents have described the odor as "a cross between gone off fish and cheese, with a bit of sewage chucked in."
Jelisa Castrodale

A History of Stargazy Pie, England's Strangest Christmas Dish

Stargazy pie is an odd-looking invention—a dish where fish gaze up at the sky from a buttery crust—but it's more, too. It's said to be born of famine.
Josh Barrie
the night

Surf The Night: Riding Waves Into the Darkness

In the second episode of The Night series, created with Samsung, VICE Sports get wet with British champion surfer Alan Stokes as he prepares for Night Surf – a nighttime event on Fistral Beach in Cornwall.
VICE Sports

The Best Place to Eat Lobster Is a Beachside Garden Shed

Despite looking more like a garden shed than a restaurant, Hidden Hut cafe on England's Cornish coast serves some of the best (and biggest) lobsters of your life. “This is simply lobster by the sea, no gimmicks,” says co-founder Jem Glass.
Michael Segalov
Ice Cream

This Dairy Farm Figured Out How to Make Ice Cream Even Creamier

Cornwall’s Callestick Farm specialises in clotted cream ice cream, a process that sees fresh milk heated and then cooled until the cream content rises and “clots” form. Tasting is believing.
Michael Segalov

How British Chefs Are Learning to Love Crabs

Despite 80 percent of British crab being exported for sale abroad, increasing numbers of UK restaurants are learning to love homegrown crustacean. “Crab is far more sustainable than lobster and has a much greater depth of flavour,” says crab pop-up...
Angela Hui
Internet Exploring

Dave Grohl Has Sent a Letter to Cornwall Council, Pleading For the Preservation of Safely Practiced Rock'n'Roll

Dave Grohl versus Cornwall: The beef we all knew was coming.
Daisy Jones

This Bar Is Serving Whisky from an 18-Foot Oak Tree

London’s Black Rock bar serves its specialist whisky from an 18-foot, 185-year-old, three-tonne English oak tree which sits at the centre of the room.
Gareth May
deep dives

Club Lonely: We Went in Search of the Most Isolated Nights Out in the UK

Journeying from Land's End to John O'Groats in search of the most secluded clubbing experience we could find.
Josh Baines

Lasers Could Help Britain Make Better Wine

The UK Department for Food and Rural Affairs has released new 3D laser mapping data designed to “revolutionise the English wine industry by helping growers identify new land.” But are the winemakers convinced?
Josh Barrie
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Property Developers are Ruining Virginia Woolf's Lighthouse

One of the most famous views in literary history is under threat after the local council granted permission for a new block of flats.

Vomit, Tears and Endless Fingering: Newquay Is a British Rite of Passage

But for how long? I went to the summer teen drinking hotspot to see what's new since the local council started cracking down.
Hannah Ewens, Photos: Jake Lewis