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Luke Bond launches Organ Recital Series

On Friday, Truro Cathedral will launch its 2015 organ recital series with Luke Bond, Assistant Director of Music giving the first recital starting at 1.10pm.

Truro City Walk

Enjoy a 30 to 45 minute walk each week on a new rout in Truro city centre and surrounding area, finishing with a reflective discussion at InnerTide Living Gallery and Arts Cafe.

Yoga with Suay

Yoga with Suay

Capoeira For Adults and Children

Capoeira is an ART combining dance, music and philosophy.

DRaW Event

Meet fellow artists and view Truro's new art space.

Adult Workshops at Truro Arts Company 2015

As well as a fantastic range of products for artists and craftmakers, we run a comprehensive series of workshop for adults. Learn new techniques, try different products, pick up tips from a professional artist, and take the opportunity to network with others who are as passionate about art as you are!

Yak & Yeti - International Concert Suppers 2015 series

Yak & Yeti - International Concert Suppers 2015 series

Cathedral City Markets CIC, Truro, Cornwall.

In 2015, we have regular markets in Truro. With great shopping dates including two pre-Christmas events, THE place to be is in the busiest shopping centre in Cornwall.

Open Sessions at the BID

Totally Truro, the Business Improvement District (BID), will be holding a drop-in session every first Wednesday of the month starting on the 3rd of June from 2-5pm at our office in 56 Fairmantle Street.

Kids Yoga Cornwall

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

Manga Now - Tuition and Workshops - Second Thursday of the month

Manga Now - Tuition and Workshops

Upcoming Adult Workshops At Truro Arts Company July - November 2015

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).

What's On at the Royal Cornwall Museum

Exhibitions and Talks/Lectures at Royal Cornwall Museum

Imagine sessions for those with dementia

Weekly Imagine sessions in Truro are open to anyone with memory concerns and dementia.

HFC classical season has much to offer, with great savings on multiple buys

RUNNING from September 2015 to June 2016, Hall For Cornwall's Classical season offers an outstanding programme which includes many of the very best touring artists around. What's more, by booking early for several concerts you can take advantage of the great saving on offer.

Plaza Listings run weekly from a Friday to Thursday

Performance Times For every Friday to Thursday ...

Emmaus Cornwall - Charity Raising Events

Forthcoming Dates for your Diaries, to support
The Mayor of Truro, Cllr Lorrie Eathorne-Gibbons’ Charity - “Emmaus Cornwall”

Slimming Club on Mondays

Mondays 5:30pm and 7:30pm with Sammie at Age Uk Day Centre on St Clement Street

Truro Conservative Club Entertainements

Truro Conservative Club Entertainements for October, November & December 2015

Music at the Wine Barrel

Music at the Wine Barrel. Great atmosphere, wine and cheese, with some talented musicians!

Truro Trend 5-11th of October

A celebration of fashion in this great little city!

Jewellery Valuation Day at Klimek Jewellers on Monday 5th October

Jewellery Valuation Day at Klimek Jewellers

Colouring-in competition with Jojo Maman Bebe 5-11th of October

Throughout Truro Trend Jojo Maman Bebe will be offering a clouring-in competition.

Come along and have a preview of East's winter collections

A preview of East's Christmas/winter collections exclusive to East Truro. With an option to pre order, bubbly and chocolates served all week and for every full price item purchased in store during Truro Trend week, free entry into a prize draw for a beautiful East scarf.

Makeovers, prosecco & cupcakes at Debenhams 5-11th October

Spend over £30 in the Debenhams health and beauty department and claim a free goodie bag. Also on offer is free complimentary makeovers all week with any of the make-up counters and receive a glass of Prosecco and a cupcake!

Green Homes Open Week, Truro, 5-11th October

The Green Open Homes network aims to support low-carbon open homes events across the country through free resources and advice.

£10 off a Cut and Style with Number 8 Hairdressing

During Truro Trend Fashion Week, Number 8 Hairdressing will be offering £10 off for a Cut & Style! (Plus some amazing scarves to see in store!)

Cara Dillon Thu 8 Oct 7.30pm

A Thousand Hearts, Cara Dillon's fifth solo album, is another small masterpiece of song and emotion, ethereal and radiant, beautifully honed and perfectly true.

Hendra Hair & Beauty relaunch event on 8th & 9th of October

Hendra Hair & Beauty relaunch event; tastings, gifts with purchase, loyalty card launch, offers and advice from natural health professionals.

Kernow King Minority Rapport Fri 9 Oct at 7.30pm

Wherever there is a majority, there is a minority lurking quietly around the corner, waiting to get bigger and bigger until it grows enough to become top dog, king of the hill, the group everyone wants to belong to and believes in.

Magpie & Fox Party Friday 9th October 4-7pm

Magpie & Fox party from 4-7pm where customers can get 10% off! The evening will include canapés from Mid Town Deli, a pop up Mojito bar, makeup demonstrations, live music, meet the designer and mini facials with Spiezia.

Live mannequins in New Look on Saturday the 10th of October

Live mannequins showcasing the latest ‘newlook' in the New Look store all day!

20% discount in store with Little Boutique on Saturday the 10th October

Little Boutique will be offering a 20% discount in store while treating customers to a glass of Prosecco and nibbles throughout the day. Shoppers will also be pampered by a local spa in the store offering glitter lips and henna tattoos.

Mad About The Musicals Sun 11 Oct 7.30pm

Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London’s theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, the critically acclaimed Mad About The Musicals is back - celebrating the very best songs from the shows we all know and love!

Historic moment for Truro Cathedral as it celebrates its musical tradition 11 Oct 10am

At 10am on Sunday 11th October, Truro Cathedral Choir will appear with its new girl Choristers for the very first time. The choir is celebrated for its primary role in enhancing the worship offered at the Cathedral, but it also has a national and international reputation as one of the premier ensembles of its kind, regularly receiving top billing by critics in the classical music press.*

Truro Old Cornwall Society Events

Formed in 1922, Truro Old Cornwall Society is celebrating its 93rd anniversary during 2015-16. It is a friendly and informative gathering. It will be meeting at a new venue – the Friends’ Meeting House, Paul’s Terrace on the following dates. Meetings begin at 7.30pm and conclude by about 9pm.

The Sensational 60s Experience Wed 14 Oct 7.30pm

Without doubt the most explosive 60’s show touring the UK

‘One World Week’ at the Cathedral

Each year Truro Cathedral takes part in ‘One World Week’ which marks United Nations Day on 24th October.

Oktober Fest Truro 2015

It's happened... OKTOBERFEST has come to the greatest county in the land!

The Burlesque Show Fri 16 Oct 7.30pm

Welcome to a stunning night of sophisticated tease with comedy and music featuring the UK's finest artistes of the genre.

Invitation to Parliamentary Outreach event with Lord Speaker Baroness D’Souza Friday 16 October, 1-3pm County Hall, Truro

A free public talk on Friday 16 October at County Hall, Truro focusing on representation and democracy.

The Black Dyke Band Sat 17 Oct 9.30am – 16.30pm

Black Dyke are back by popular demand!

Lord of the Flies Tue 20 – Sat 24 Oct

Guaranteed to grip from start to finish, William Golding's 20th century classic Lord of the Flies explodes onto the stage in a remarkable production direct from London's award-winning Regent's Park Theatre.


Finding something to do with the kids over the half term holidays isn’t easy, especially when the weather is so changeable, but the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro has plenty on offer whatever the weather.

Truro Cathedral October Half Term Autumn 2015

Truro Cathedral October Half Term, free cathedral entry and free holiday fun.

Jesus Christ Superstar Tue 27 – Sat 31 Oct

Jesus Christ Superstar exploded onto the musical scene in 1971 - stunning audiences and changing the face of musical theatre forever.

Half Term Children's Workshops

Half Term Children's Workshops at Truro Arts Company this Autumn!

Here Be Monsters Sat 10 Oct 11.30am & 2.30pm

Join the villainous Captain Cut-Throat and his fearsome crew as they set sail through monster-infested waters in search of a mysterious island crammed with jewels and gem stones.

Richard Alston 20th Anniversary Season - Tue 3 Nov at 7.30pm

Proudly celebrating its twentieth year

Charlie Landsborough Wed 4 Nov at 7.30pm

Charlie is a true and immensely talented star who covers many areas of the musical landscape from beautiful ballads, to folk, blues, country, rock 'n' roll, pop, gospel and anthem.

Guy Fawkes Night - 5 November 5pm

Bonfire and fireworks display on Wednesday 5th November from 5pm to 7pm.

The Simon & Garfunkel Story Fri 6 Nov at 7.30pm

Direct from its success in London’s West End, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back on the road! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th Anniversary Celebration also features a live band performing all the hits including Mrs Robinson, Cecilia, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Homeward Bound and many more.

The Blues Band Sat 7 Nov at 7.30pm

When it comes to the blues, aficionados of the genre are in for a treat. Formed in 1979, The Blues Band are celebrating 35 glorious years as Britain and Europe's leading exponents of one of the greatest musical traditions of all time.

Hip Hop Cinderella and the Pop Prince Sun 8 Nov at 2pm

Be prepared to be wowed by the 4Real dancers as they fuse together the timeless romance of the well-known fairy tale Cinderella with the modern Hip Hop vibe of today.

Three sublime opera classics come to HFC this autumn

With a programme of three much-loved operas, the Ellen Kent 2015 season offers much to look forward at Hall For Cornwall this November.

Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet comes to Cornwall on its first UK visit

The acclaimed Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet company will be heading to Hall For Cornwall this autumn on it’s very first UK tour - with award-winning dancers Natalia Romanova and Petr Borchenko and a full live full orchestra.

City of Lights Parade - Wednesday 18th November 7pm 2015

City of Lights is an annual event firmly embedded in Truro's calendar since 1996. The dazzling festival takes place thanks to a partnership of organisations, schools, community groups and artists creating a spectacular celebration of light.

Reindeer Parade - Wednesday 25th November

Father Christmas and his reindeer visit Truro every year to mark the start of late night shopping in the city.

Cornwall Hospice Santa Fun Run - Wednesday 25th November 2015

Take part in the Santa Fun Runs and embrace the Festive Spirit.

Late Night Shopping in Truro 2015 25th Nov, 2nd, 9th, 16th Dec

Every Wednesday from the 25th November until (and including) the 16th December, there will be late night shopping in Truro.

Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair Wednesday 25th - Sunday 29th November 2015

The Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair showcases the best of Cornish-made products.

Truro Christmas Street Markets 2015

Four Wednesday evenings and,and three all day Saturday markets are on offer this year. The dates are 25 Nov, 2, 9 & 16 Dec (Wednesdays, 5.00pm till 9.00pm), and 5, 12, 19 December (Saturdays, 9.00am till 5.00pm).

Santa visits Truro Community Library

Santa returns to the Garden at Truro Community Library on Wednesdays 25th November, 2nd December, 9th December & 16th December, 5.30pm-7.30pm

Late Night Shopping at Truro Cathedral

This year the Cathedral’s Late Night Shopping evenings on the 2nd, 9th and 16th December, between 6.30 and 9pm are packed with even more fun things to see and do than usual.

Late Night Shopping in Truro with Truro Cathedral

Wednesday 25 6.30-9pm Late Night Shopping in Truro - Cathedral open for Late Night Shopping festivities including charity stalls, children's activities, musical entertainment and refreshments.

Thursday 26th November 2015, 7pm Cornwall Hospices Light Up a Life Service

A special carol service to remember loved ones at Christmas, in association with Cornwall Hospice Care - All welcome

Truro Primestock Show - Wednesday 2nd December

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

Truro Primestock Christmas Craft & Food Fair - Friday 5th & Saturday 6th December

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

Granville Saxton and Kernow King to star in HFC’s Christmas show 6 Dec 2015 - 3 Jan 2016

HARRY Potter actor Granville Saxton and Cornish comedian Kernow King have been confirmed to star in Hall For Cornwall’s Christmas show this year – Dick Whittington and his Mousehole Cat!

Truro Victorian Christmas Market - Tuesday 8th to Sunday 13th December Lemon Quay

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

Father Christmas will visit the Pannier Market

Father Christmas will visit the Pannier Market on most Wednesday evenings 9th, 16 & 23rd of December 2015

BIG Christmas Sing 2015

Friday 11 7.30pm Truro's BIG Christmas Sing - Come and sing your favourite carols.

Last Chance Show Friday 18 - Sunday 20 December 2015

A three day frenzy of Christmas Shopping in a large marquee on Lemon Quay. This is your last chance for customers to buy those special Christmas gifts.


Finding something to do in the run up to Christmas which doesn’t involve spending money isn’t easy but the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro has plenty on offer!

Nine Lessons and Carols Service to be filmed for release as DVD

The ‘Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols’ services on 23rd and 24th December 2015 at 7pm are a traditional part of Christmas celebrations for many people in Cornwall, as they have been since they were devised by the first Bishop of Truro in 1880.

Winter Wonderland Street Party Wednesday 23rd December 5-9pm

Boscawen Street will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland with real snow falling from the sky!

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 Sunday 27th December 2015 at 2pm. Animals of all colours, shapes and sizes will come together for their own special carol service.

New Years Eve 31 December 2015 midnight

Fire works display in Truro

Truro Farmers' Market

Deborah Martyn Events

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