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Seven Days in Penzance and St Ives

By The Cornishman  |  Posted: October 17, 2013

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9am - Wood art exhibition in St John's Hall, Penzance, to 4pm.

3pm - Community Outreach Afternoon for Paul Feast in the Church Hall, Paul.

6pm - "A Postcard to Penzance: the Changing Shape of Towns" debate at the Exchange, Princes St, Penzance.

7pm - RC Choir's Quiz and Pasty night in the Parish Hall on Rosevean Road, Penzance.

7pm - Café Polyglot's first birthday celebrations at the Bath Inn, Penzance.

7.30pm - Film show "Last of the Blonde Bombshells" in the Church Hall, Paul.


2pm - Penzance Carers' Group meeting at Hanover Court, Wharfside, with speaker Philip Rodda from Rodda's Creamery.

7pm - Re-opening by the Mayor of the refurbished community hall at the Salvation Army, Penzance; music from the Band and Songsters.

7pm - Disco for the under 14s in Paul Church Hall.

7pm - First rehearsal for "Rumours of Angels": a listen-through, in Perranuthnoe Church room.

7pm - Bingo evening at Praze An Beeble Institute.

7.30pm - Oyster farmer Tristan Hugh-Jones talks about oysters, in Lamorna Village Hall.

7.30pm - Quiz night at St Hilary Old Schoolroom.

8pm - Baroque+: Jessye Boulton and Ted Francis-Smith in concert in Zennor church.

8pm - "Every Mother's Son" a play by Multi Story Theatre: the Acorn, Penzance.

8pm - Quiz night at Gulval Village Hall, in aid of Nancealverne School.

8.30pm - Harvest Auction at the St Aubyn Arms, Praze-an-Beeble, in aid of the village Christmas lights.

9pm - Flats & Sharps – the King's Arms, Paul.


8am - Big Breakfast (8-10am) & Coffee morning (10am- 12 noon) at St Just Royal British Legion in aid of Cancer Research UK 'Painting St Just and Pendeen Pink'.

10am - Craft and coffee day in Zennor village hall, in aid of the Christmas Tree Festival.

10am - Jumble Sale at Phillack Church Hall, Hayle: Hayle Macmillan Cancer Support Fundraising Committee.

10am - Farmers' Market at the Centre of Pendeen, celebrating National Apple Day.

10am - Breakfast and Coffee Morning at St Anta & All Saints church hall, Carbis Bay, held by the men of the church in aid of the St Anta Flower Fund.

10.30am - WI Coffee morning at the Crown Inn, Goldsithney, for Cornwall Hospice Care St Julia's.

10.30am - Grand Indoor Sale at the Penzance Function Rooms, the old Magpies clubhouse.

2pm - Scarecrow-making workshop at the Methodist Chapel, St Erth (and next week).

3pm - Paul versus Mousehole Boules Match on the church car park, Paul.

3pm - St Ives Area Neighbourhood Plan consultation meeting at Lelant Hall, Saturday October 19 (to 9pm).

7.30pm - Nelson and the Sea, and Hip Hip Horatio, a musical about Nelson, from church choir and soloists, in Madron Church.

7.30pm - Fundraising evening at the Station House Marazion in aid of West Cornwall Hydrotherapy Centre.

8pm - Monthly dance (with ballroom, modern sequence, Latin American and Old Tyme dancing) at Marazion Community Hall in aid of the Poppy Appeal.


3.30pm - Talk by Stephen Chambers RA at Wills Lane Gallery, St Ives, on current exhibition Trouble Meets Trouble.

6pm - 'Sing and Make Music' a concert at the Salvation Army hall, Penzance, from the Band and Songsters.

7.30pm - A Cappella and the MacQuarrie Trio in the final 2013 concert at St Elwyn's Church, Hayle.

7.30pm - St Buryan Male Voice Choir in concert in Madron Parish Church, in celebration of the Battle of Trafalgar.

7.45pm - Mousehole Male Voice Choir Feast Concert in Paul Church, with guest artist Hannah Pascoe.

8pm - Bingo night at St Buryan Inn, in aid of Busy Bees Daycare.


7pm - St Ives Old Cornwall Society meets at St Ives Infant School, with speaker Peter Lavis on Heligan's Lost Gardens and Gardeners.

7.30pm - St Erth Feast Committee's first Whist Drive of the season at the Star Inn, St Erth.


10am - Poetry Forum at St Ives Library, exploring ways of writing poems, guided by Daphne Milne.

8pm - John Crawford Flamenco Trio at the St Ives Jazz Club, Western Hotel, St Ives.


10.30am - Hayle Meanderers meet for their weekly walk at the Library car park, Hayle.

2pm - Free Heart Start classes, a British Heart Foundation first aid course (to 4pm) in Nancegollan Village Hall; also tomorrow Thursday 24 from 7-9pm.

7.30pm - Hayle Flower Club meets in Hayle Day Care Centre.

8.30pm - Vicki Swan and Jonny Dyer at Penzance Folk Club at the Admiral Benbow, Chapel St, Penzance.

For further details, see the Down Your Way pages.

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