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#HFC Youth Theatre

The HFC Youth Theatre group meets weekly on a Saturday during term time and is open to ages 7 - 21, split into three age groups.

Events, activities and workshops at Innertide

Come and explore Truro and enjoy Innertide cafe on the first Thursday of the month.

What's On at the Royal Cornwall Museum

Exhibitions and Talks/Lectures at Royal Cornwall Museum

Aga cooking events with David Pengelly

Surprise yourself and see how much an AGA can really do. David Pengelly will be showing you how to get to grips with an Aga.

Gin & Jazz

The Barley Sheaf have different jazz and music each week on a Thursday at 8pm and have some great gin cocktails to create a smooth mix of treats for your Thursday nights.

Upcoming Adult Workshops At Truro Arts Company June - Dec 2016

Workshops take place on our mezzanine floor and last anywhere from 3 hours to all day (with a lunch break in our lovely adjoining cafe, of course).

Ato-Gami Manga Drawing Society

Ato-Gami Manga Drawing Society is every second Thursday of the month, upstairs in Waterstones.

Growth Hub goes ‘On the road’

The Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Growth Hub has commissioned Cornwall Chamber of Commerce to deliver ‘Growth Hub On the Road’, a grass roots outreach programme within local communities that encourages businesses to take advantage of the support available to help them grow.

Monthly Green Walks 2-4pm

Meet in front of Truro Cathedral (High Cross Side) on Sundays 2-4pm.

Kids Yoga Cornwall

Kids Yoga Cornwall run children's yoga classes on Saturdays and through the school holidays.


Original song writing and spoken word at The Wine Barrel, Truro - free entry. Every third Wednesday of the month!

Foot Anstey expands Truro office

As part of its continued investment in Cornwall and the firm’s Truro office, leading regional law firm Foot Anstey has recruited four new members of staff.


The Royal Cornwall Museum is proud to announce we have been working with multi-platinum selling artist Shakin’ Stevens for our new exhibition Mexico: The Cornish Connection.

Karaoke Nights at The Old Globe Bistro

Karaoke Nights coming to The Old Globe Bistro - Starting in the Autumn.

The Art of Wine - events

The Art of Wine sells an amazing variety of carefully chosen wines, as well as having regular artist exhibit and special events.

City of Lights 2016 - CAMPAIGN UPDATE

Welcome to the official City of Lights guide for 2016. Celebrating its 20th year, this community celebration has been on a rollercoaster of funding hurdles.

Late Night Shopping in Truro 2016 30th November, 7th, 14th and 21st December

Every Wednesday from the 30th November until (and including) the 21st December, there will be late night shopping in Truro.

Santa visits Truro Community Library

Santa returns to the Garden at Truro Community Library on Wednesdays 30th November, 7th December, 14th December & 21st December, 5.30pm-7.30pm

Truro Methodist Church open during late night shopping!

Truro Methodist Church is open during late night shopping on Wednesday 30 November 7, 14, 21 December

Christmas with Truro Community Library

Truro Community Library always makes a wonderful effort in making Truro extra special for children during the festive season.

After School Circus Club in Truro


Plaza listings run weekly from Friday 2 December to Thursday 8 Decemberember


Truro Farmers Market extra Christmas Dates!

Truro Farmers Market is on Lemon Quay on Wednesday (including late night shopping) and Saturday. In addition to this, they have extra dates!

Jack and The Beanstalk Tuesday 6 – Saturday 31 December

From the creative team that brought you last year’s hit show, Dick Whittington and his
Mousehole Cat!, comes a brand new adventure.

Truro Primestock Show - Wednesday 7th December

Truro’s Annual Christmas Primestock Show is held in a marquee on Lemon Quay and is a favourite with farmers and townspeople alike.

Father Christmas will visit the Pannier Market from 6.30pm

Father Christmas will visit the Pannier Market on most Wednesday evenings 7th, 14th & 21st of December 2016

Late Night Shopping at Truro Cathedral

This year the Cathedral’s Late Night Shopping evenings is on the 7th, 14th and 21st December between 6.30 and 8.30pm are packed with even more fun things to see and do than usual.

Furniss Island Festivities - Wednesday 7 December 2pm

Wednesday 7 December at 2pm with Tregolls School Choir and Father Christmas.

Plaza Listings run weekly from a Friday 9th December to Thursday 15th December inclusive

Performance Times For every Friday to Thursday ...

Truro Primestock Christmas Craft & Food Fair - Friday 9th & Saturday 10th December 2016

Each year on the Friday and Saturday following the Livestock Show, the Primestock Society organises a Craft & Food Fair in the Show Marquee.

BIG Christmas Sing 2016

Friday 9 December 7.30pm Truro's BIG Christmas Sing - Come and sing your favourite carols.

Truro Victorian Christmas Market - Tuesday 13th to Sunday 18th December Lemon Quay

Come into Truro and enjoy the Victorian Christmas Market, mingling with the ladies and gent of that era.

BBC Radio Cornwall Christmas Concert Tue 13 Dec 7pm

BBC Radio Cornwall Christmas Concert - A popular concert each year. Listen to BBC Radio Cornwall for details of when and how to apply for tickets.

Heart Of Conflict - A private view 2.30pm - 4.30pm

Sacrifice, Love, Loss. 17 December 2016 – 30 June 2017

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens - 19 Dec 7pm

7pm Monday the 19 December at Truro Methodist Church

An Invitation to cats, dogs, guinea pigs, hamsters and parrots to bring their owners to the

A gathering of two legged and four legged friends will take place at Truro Cathedral on Tuesday 27th December 2016 at 2pm.

Cornwall Council votes to take action to help save the bees

Members of Cornwall Council have today (22 November) supported an action plan to help save the bees.

New Years Eve 31 December 2016 midnight

Fire works display in Truro

Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet, Swan Lake - 18 & 19 January 7.30pm

The romance and beauty of Tchaikovsky’s sublime soaring score, Swan Lake is considered to be one of the greatest classical ballets of all time.

Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet, The Nutcracker - 20 & 21 January

It's Christmas Eve and Dr Silbergaus has arranged a party for his daughter Clara. Her Godfather, dresses as Santa Claus, arrives with gifts for the children including a Doll, a Mouse King and a Nutcracker. When the party ends and guests leave, Clara goes to bed.

Ghost The Musical - 23 to 28 January 2017

Walking back to their apartment late one night a tragic encounter sees Sam murdered and his beloved wife Molly alone, in despair and utterly lost.

Angela Hewitt and European Union Chamber Orchestra 2 Feb 7.30pm

Angela Hewitt and European Union Chamber Orchestra
Thursday 2 February 2017 7.30pm

CHARITY CONCERT for Help for Heroes & Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund - 25th February 2017, 7.30pm

The concert will involve two Bands from the RAF and will be in support of two charities - the RAF Benevolent Fund and Help for Heroes.

Emma Johnson and John Lenehan Monday 27 February 2017 7.30pm

Clarinet: Emma Johnson Piano: John Lenehan
Brahms Sonata in E flat major op.120 no.2
Weber Grand Duo Concertante and more....

Omid Djalili: Schmuck For a Night Thursday 2 March 2017 7.30pm

Award winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili known for his legendary stand-up performances, is back on a nationwide tour! Intelligent, sometimes provocative and always entertaining, his stand-up is a hugely energetic and captivating comedy masterclass.

A Judgement in Stone Monday 6 – Saturday 11 March 2017

Building on the decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, which sold over two million tickets and played to packed houses around the UK, Bill Kenwright presents a new production adapted from one of the most celebrated works of the writer often hailed as the successor to Agatha Christie, Ruth Rendall.

Rambert Ghost Dances and Other Works - 23 & 24 March 2017

The masterpiece of world famous choreographer Christopher Bruce, Ghost Dances is possibly the most popular work in Rambert’s history. It tells stories of love and compassion, as death – in the form of the iconic ‘ghosts’ – interrupts the daily lives of a series of ordinary people. Created as a response to political oppression in South America, it uses imagery from the Day of the Dead and bewitching traditional songs to create a moving, intensely human work.

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Friday 31 March 2017 7.30pm

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Friday 31 March 2017 7.30pm

The Endellion String Quartet Friday 26 May 2017 7.30pm

The Endellion String Quartet, Friday 26 May 2017 7.30pm

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