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‘Japanese’ entertainment in 19th and 20th century Truro

A look at how Japanese culture and aesthetic has influenced events and entertainment in Truro


29 June 2018

On the 19th July 1973, the popular and entertaining band Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) took the stage at Truro City Hall (Hall for Cornwall) as part of their European tour.

“The Cream of Cornish Acting Talent”

29 June 2018

Dean Nolan is a name in the film industry and can swim among the “Big Fish” however, he remains loyal to his Cornish routes and the creative hub that is Hall For Cornwall

The Illuminations of Christmas 1858

29 June 2018

Telling the story of the illuminations of the new Town Hall Clock in 1858.

1924: Grand designs

29 June 2018

Part Two of a series of posts looking at the transformation of the City Hall during the 1920s. This post looks at the designs drawn up for the hall in 1924.

Truro Peace Day Celebrations, 1919

29 June 2018

How did Truro celebrate the end of the First World War?

‘A Cobra and Basket’: Truro Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society and City Hall

29 June 2018

City Hall as a hub for local talent in Cornwall

Hall For Cornwall Youth Theatre present Hells Mouth by Nick Darke

ND70: A celebration of the life, work and legacy of Nick Darke throughout 2018 & 2019

Wealth of dance skills developed across the South West

27 April 2018

Hall For Cornwall, Plymouth Dance and Dance in Devon CPD Dance Card Bursary