What's on in Cornwall

Events in January 2018

Ice Skating at Eden

Date: 14 Oct to 18 Feb / Time: During opening times.

Our magical ice rink is back for winter 2017/2018 with sessions to suit all ages and abilities, including sessions for beginners and parent and toddler ice play.

Book online by clicking through to our advertisement.
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Antique and Collectors Market

Date: 4 Nov to 7 Apr / Time: 10am - 1pm

This popular Antiques and Collectors Market is held monthly on the first Saturday of the month.

China, glass, books, jewellery, furniture, unusual collectables and affordable antiques - you'll find all this and more at Lostwithiel's friendly antique market.

New stallholders always welcome, please call 01503 240768 or 01503 240297 for further details.

Free adjacent parking.
Entry by donation.

Scout Hall


Yeth an Werin / Conversation groups

Date: 30 to 30 Nov / Time: See details below

Do you speak Cornish and want to practice your Cornish skills in conversation?

See the list of conversation groups / Yeth an Werin


Truro Area Walks

Date: 2 to 30 Jan / Time: To be added

Every Tuesday

2nd January
Boscawen to Malpas. Meet at Boscawen Park car park, Malpas Road, Truro

9th January
Allen Valley. Meet by bridge opposite Circuit House, Truro

16th January
Tresillian to St Clement. Meet at start of riverside trail at Pencalenick

23rd January
Shortlanesend - Little Canaan circular walk. Meet outside Shortlanesend Methodist Church

30th January
Scorrier (Wheal Peavor). Meet in the Fox and Hounds car park, Scorrier.

Tel: 01872 240783

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Chapel Porth Beach Cleans

Date: 19 Jan to 16 Mar / Time: Please see below

Monthly beach cleans during the winter months and see what weird and wonderful things wash up on the beach.

Gloves, bags and litter pickers supplied. Free drink for beach cleaners afterwards at Chapel Porth Café.

Free event. No booking required.
Children welcome with a supervising adult
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.

Meet at Chapel Porth, by the slipway onto the beach.

Wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear.

There is a short slope on to beach, with boulders and pebbles at top beach.

19 January 2018 12 noon - 1pm

16 February 2018 11am - 12 noon

16 March 2018 10am - 11am

St Agnes ranger team
Email chapelporth@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone 01872 552412

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Penzance Leisure Centre Open Day

Date: 20 Jan / Time: 8am - 10pm

Penzance Leisure Centre’s biggest open day of the year – facilities offered for free in return for a donation to Cornwall Hospice Care.

The Cornish Pirates and Pirate FM will be in attendance.

Penzance Leisure Centre
St Clare St, Penzance

Contact: Rees Brown: Duty Manager
Tel: 01736 874744


Cornish Ancient Sites Protection Network Clear Up Day

Date: 21 Jan / Time: 2pm

SANCREED WELL o/s 4180 2935. Meet at the well

For further details please contact Dave: 01736 787230 or email: dave@cornishancientsites.com

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The Grand Tour in The Grand Hall

Date: 28 Jan / Time: 6pm - 8pm

A relaxing evening soiree between to launch The Victory Grand Tour - Cape to Cape for classic cars in 2019.

Classic car display, quality auction and raffle.

Only £10 per head to include canapés and "bubbly" all in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

The Alverton Hotel
Tregolls Road

Tel: 07584193007
Email: Greensladetregunna@btinternet.com

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Scenic Car Tour

Date: 28 Jan / Time: 9.15am - 5pm

A scenic 60 mile (approx.) route in South Cornwall, with sufficient time to explore the beautiful local area.

To include a suggested lunch halt at a 16th century Inn.

Open to classic and modern cars.
£15 per car payable on the day (not including lunch)

Starts and finishes at The Alverton Hotel
Truro, Cornwall TR1 1ZQ

Registration at 9.15am

Tel: 07584 193007
Email: greensladetregunna@btinternet.com

In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

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City of Lights

Date: 31 Jan / Time: From 7pm

This event has been rescheduled from November 2017.

Procession of glowing lanterns passing through the streets of Truro as over one thousand children parade through the city in an amazing display of light, music and dance. The City of Lights is Truro's largest annual community event.

Each year the lanterns are based on a different theme.

The event is combined with the switching on of the Christmas lights. The lantern parade will stop in Boscawen Street where the Christmas lights will be switched on by a special lantern.

For further information: Tel: +44 (0)1872 261770

Truro City of Lights


Regular Events in January 2018

Truro Green Walks

Monthly Green Walk

Third Sunday of every month from 2-4pm

Meet in front of Truro Cathedral (High Cross side)

Open to all – dogs included!

Email: trurogreenwalks@gmail.com

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Churches Together in Walking

Every Wednesday

Churches together in walking invite people to join their walk to discover parts of Cornwall through walking whilst enjoying fellowship along the walk.

To join a walk, meet at 9.30am at the car park behind the Skatepark in St Georges Road, Truro. Transport (car share) will be arranged.

20th December
Bolingey Tel: 01872 240521

27th December
Lizard Tel: 01872 561381

3rd January 2018
Ruan Lanihorne Tel: 01872 273222

10th January 2018
Watergate Bay Tel: 01872 271715

17th January 2018
Stithians Tel: 01872 561219

24th January 2018
Marazion Tel: 01872 561381

31st January 2018
Trevose Tel: 01872 240521

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