Tracey Griffin ‘When the Tree Top Glistens’ Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

6th December 2013 Tracey Griffin (National Demonstrator) ‘When the Tree Top Glistens‘ Event Plymouth Flower Club details


Non-Competitive Show Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

15th November 2013 Non-Competitive Show Plymouth Flower Club Event Details


AGM Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

1st November 2013 AGM Plymouth Flower Club Event Details


Beryl Griffiths ‘Upstairs Downstairs’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

4th October 2013 Beryl Griffiths ‘Upstairs Downstairs‘ Plymouth Flower Club Event Details


Vivienne Thompson ‘Autumnal Medley’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

6th September 2013 Vivienne Thompson ‘Autumnal Medley‘ Plymouth Flower Club Event Details


Bautiful Plymouth

 

Plymouth is a great place to experience a feel of Great Britain’s history. It is full of historical places that are well preserved. It is not only the beautiful sites of Plymouth that is attractive but also the people are very warm and nice. In Plymouth, you can find nice and cheap places to stay that have a beautiful view along with it. Try to indulge yourself with good food and a great people by stopping by for a tour in the beautiful town of Plymouth.


Alison Penno ‘Summer Sensation’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

7th June 2013 Alison Penno ‘Summer Sensation‘ Plymouth Flower Club Event Details


Sue Blandford ‘The Promise of Spring’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

3rd May 2013 Sue Blandford (National Demonstrator) ‘The Promise of Spring‘ Plymouth Flower Club Event Details


Nicky Heal ‘Weavers And Winding Wonders’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

5th April 2013 Nicky Heal ‘Weavers And Winding Wonders’ Plymouth Flower Club Event details


David Hockney: Life and Works Talk In Plymouth

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.
Tuesday 26 March 2013


Churches of Devon Talk In Plymouth

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.
Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.
Tuesday 26 March 2013


Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape Talk In Plymouth

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.
Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.
Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.
Tuesday 26 March 2013


Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum Talk In Plymouth

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum

Join the Curator of Decorative Art for a deeper look at some of the items of silver in the care of the City Museum and Art Gallery.
Tuesday 26 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.
Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.
Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.
Tuesday 26 March 2013


Sachiko Smale ‘East Meets West’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

1st March 2013 Sachiko Smale ‘East Meets West‘ Plymouth Flower Club Event details


Plymouth Flower Club Luncheon At The Duke of Cornwall

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangement

13th February 2013 Club Luncheon at the Duke of Cornwall – Tony Brown (National Demonstrator) Flowers To Enjoy Programme details


The Plym Valley Railway Talk in Plymouth

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: The Plym Valley Railway

Join representatives from the Plym Valley Railway Group for a talk about the former line that ran from Plymouth to Tavistock and its associated routes, on the 50th anniversary of its closure.
Tuesday 19 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum

Join the Curator of Decorative Art for a deeper look at some of the items of silver in the care of the City Museum and Art Gallery.
Tuesday 26 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.
Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.
Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.
Tuesday 26 March 2013


Treasures Saved for the Nation – The Work of The Art Fund Talk in Plymouth

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk:Treasures Saved for the Nation – The Work of The Art Fund

Discover more about the history and work of The Art Fund with Anthony Pugh-Thomas.
Tuesday 12 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: The Plym Valley Railway

Join representatives from the Plym Valley Railway Group for a talk about the former line that ran from Plymouth to Tavistock and its associated routes, on the 50th anniversary of its closure.

Tuesday 19 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum

Join the Curator of Decorative Art for a deeper look at some of the items of silver in the care of the City Museum and Art Gallery.

Tuesday 26 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.

Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.

Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.

Tuesday 26 March 2013

 


The Post War Industries Of Plymouth Talk

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: The Post War Industries of Plymouth

Take a look back at the rise and fall of some of Plymouth’s largest private sector employers during the second half of the twentieth century, with Alan Bricknell from the University of the Third Age, including Bush, Tecalemit, Berkertex and Farleys.
Tuesday 5 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk:Treasures Saved for the Nation – The Work of The Art Fund

Discover more about the history and work of The Art Fund with Anthony Pugh-Thomas.
Tuesday 12 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: The Plym Valley Railway

Join representatives from the Plym Valley Railway Group for a talk about the former line that ran from Plymouth to Tavistock and its associated routes, on the 50th anniversary of its closure.

Tuesday 19 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum

Join the Curator of Decorative Art for a deeper look at some of the items of silver in the care of the City Museum and Art Gallery.

Tuesday 26 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.

Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.

Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.

Tuesday 26 March 2013

 


Plymouth Lunchtime Talks 2013

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Events

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: Ida Kar: Bohemian Photographer

Associate Curator of Photographs from the National Portrait Gallery, Clare Freestone, discusses pioneering female photographer, Ida Kar.
Tuesday 29 January 2013

Lunchtime Talk: The Post War Industries of Plymouth

Take a look back at the rise and fall of some of Plymouth’s largest private sector employers during the second half of the twentieth century, with Alan Bricknell from the University of the Third Age, including Bush, Tecalemit, Berkertex and Farleys.
Tuesday 5 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk:Treasures Saved for the Nation – The Work of The Art Fund

Discover more about the history and work of The Art Fund with Anthony Pugh-Thomas.
Tuesday 12 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: The Plym Valley Railway

Join representatives from the Plym Valley Railway Group for a talk about the former line that ran from Plymouth to Tavistock and its associated routes, on the 50th anniversary of its closure.

Tuesday 19 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum

Join the Curator of Decorative Art for a deeper look at some of the items of silver in the care of the City Museum and Art Gallery.

Tuesday 26 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.

Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.

Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.

Tuesday 26 March 2013

 


Pyramids And Papyrus

Pyramids at Gizah

Pyramids at Gizah

National Storytelling Week: Pyramids and Papyrus – Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

When: 26 January 2013
Where: Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AJ

1.30pm to 2.15pm
2.30pm to 3.15 pm

Join our professional storyteller for some amazing tales inspired by Ancient Egypt.

All stories are suitable for children aged 4 and up (wrigglers and siblings are welcome too), all of whom must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Ancient Egyptian-themed colouring and word activities will also be available for you to have a go at after the sessions.

Admission is free and there is no need to book. For enquiries please call 01752 304774.

www.plymouth.gov.uk/museumspecialevents

Spring 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Edgar Evans: Captain Scott’s Invaluable Assistant

Join author Isobel Williams around the time of the 101st anniversary of Scott of the Antarctic’s men reaching the Pole, as she discusses her book and strives to set the record straight about Edgar Evans.
Tuesday 15 January 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Cora Pearl: Harlot and Heroine

Eliza Emma Crouch (c.1837-1886), otherwise known as Cora Pearl, was a colourful courtesan whose lifestyle was both the scandal and toast of Europe. Diana Whitefoord from the University of the Third Age discusses her fascinating life in more detail.
Tuesday 22 January 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Ida Kar: Bohemian Photographer

Associate Curator of Photographs from the National Portrait Gallery, Clare Freestone, discusses pioneering female photographer, Ida Kar.
Tuesday 29 January 2013

Lunchtime Talk: The Post War Industries of Plymouth

Take a look back at the rise and fall of some of Plymouth’s largest private sector employers during the second half of the twentieth century, with Alan Bricknell from the University of the Third Age, including Bush, Tecalemit, Berkertex and Farleys.
Tuesday 5 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk:Treasures Saved for the Nation – The Work of The Art Fund

Discover more about the history and work of The Art Fund with Anthony Pugh-Thomas.
Tuesday 12 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: The Plym Valley Railway

Join representatives from the Plym Valley Railway Group for a talk about the former line that ran from Plymouth to Tavistock and its associated routes, on the 50th anniversary of its closure.

Tuesday 19 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Silver in the Collections of Plymouth Museum

Join the Curator of Decorative Art for a deeper look at some of the items of silver in the care of the City Museum and Art Gallery.

Tuesday 26 February 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape

Join Helen Walsh, York Art Gallery’s Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, as she discusses the City Museum and Art Gallery’s Spring 2013 exhibition, ‘Gordon Baldwin: Objects for a Landscape’ in more depth.

Tuesday 5 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: Churches of Devon

Devon historian and Research Fellow at the University of Exeter, Todd Gray talks about the amazing art you can find hidden away in our region’s churches.

Tuesday 12 March 2013

Lunchtime Talk: David Hockney: Life and Works

Join Alan Read for a talk about the life and works of well-known British artist, David Hockney.

Tuesday 26 March 2013

 


Grants For Plymouth Businesses

PWGF2 is a £3.9M fund run by Plymouth University with its partner the Western Morning News to provide grants to small and medium-sized businesses across Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Plymouth and Torbay. Grants of between £25,000 and £150,000
For : –

• Purchase of capital equipment;
• Premises modifications, refurbishment, fit out;
• Capital build projects (including site servicing and preparation);
• Training;
• Purchase of software and IT equipment;
• Site / lease purchase costs and commercial rents;
• Recruitment costs and salaries of employees who will have a substantial impact on the business and whose employment will move a business plan on materially.

Details

Plymouth University

Grant for Plymouth Businesses

Grant for Plymouth Businesses


Hannah Burnett ‘Weddings In the Spring’ Plymouth Flower Club Event

Plymouth Flower Club

Plymouth Flower Club Flower Arrangements

1st February 2013 Hannah Burnett ‘Weddings In the Spring‘ Plymouth Flower Club Event


Barry Grey & Nick Ground Flower Arranging Course

Devon & Cornwall Area of NAFAS
Brunel Manor, Torquay
Residential course Pure Fantasy
Resident National Demonstrators / tutors
Barry Grey & Nick Grounds 22 – 24th April 2013

Yellow Rose

Yellow Rose


Plympton Flower Arrangement Club Golden Anniversary Luncheon

Plympton Flower Arrangement Club

Golden Anniversary Luncheon Tuesday 7th May 2013 At The Boringdon Golf Club Plympton Demonstration by A National Demonstrator

Golden Roses

Golden Roses


Mrs Yvonne Toms An Afternoon With Joyce Grenfell Plymouth Flower Club Programme

Flower Arrangement Non-Competitive Christmas Show 2012

Flower Arrangement Non-Competitive Christmas Show 2012

4th January 2013 Tea Party: Mrs Yvonne Toms An Afternoon with Joyce Grenfell Plymouth Flower Club Programme details


Plymouth Lord Mayor’s Carol Service 2012

St Andrew's Church, Plymouth, Devon

St Andrew’s Church, Plymouth, Devon

Plymouth Lord Mayor’s Carol Service took place this evening at the Minster Church of St. Andrew. Whilst it was raining outside, inside the warmth of the glowing candles, which had been lit from the Peace Light from Bethlehem delighted.

Candles at St Andrew's

Candles lit with the Peace light from Bethlehem.

The Lord Mayor, Michael Wright was accompanied by the Deputy Lieutenant of Devon, the High Sheriff of Devon and the Recorder of Plymouth.

The service of nine lessons was read from the scriptures by Jeremy Clark, Assistant Organist at St. Andrew’s, Father Sam Philpott, the Lord Mayor’s Chaplin, Rear Admiral C Johnstone, Flag Officer Sea Training, Ms T Lee, Chief Executive Plymouth City Council, Lieutenant Colonel E Dawes, Commanding Officer, 29 Commando Regiment, Royal Artillery, Reverend Steve Nichols, Curate Minister Church of St. Andrew, Judge W Taylor, Recorder of Plymouth and the Lord Mayor.

Minster Church of St. Andrew Candle Ring

Minster Church of St Andrew Candle Ring

The collection from the well attended congregation will go to support the Lord Mayor’s Charity Fund, Parkinsons UK.

St. Andrew’s Choir sang a range of Christmas songs and the organ was played by the Assistant Organist Jeremy Clark.

The church was decorated with a tall Christmas tree, flowers and a nativity arrangement.

Christmas Tree St. Andrew's 2012

Christmas Tree St. Andrew’s 2012


Olympians Celebrate In Plymouth



2012 Olympians Tom Daley, Tonia Couch, Sarah Barrow and others in parade through Plymouth, Devon


Oceanique Skyscraper Project At Derry’s Cross

Oceanique skyscraper project at Derry’s Cross to proceed. Full Story


Plymouth Mela 2012

Plymouth Mela 2012 is a free festival of theatre, music and dance showcasing the best in South Asian Arts.

Sunday 23rd September 2012

11am – 4pm

Plymouth City Centre Piazza

http://www.plymouthmela.com


Smeaton’s Tower Free Visit

Smeaton's Tower

Smeaton’s Tower



Free admission to Smeaton’s Tower, the Merchant’s House and the Elizabethan House Friday 7th September 2012.


British Firework Champion Of Champions Display Plymouth 2012 A Photographic Glimpse

British Firework Champion Of Champions Display Plymouth 2012 A Photographic Glimpse

British Firework Champion Of Champions Display Plymouth 2012 A Photographic Glimpse

A mini photographic e-book with 31 photos of British Firework Champion Of Champions Display Plymouth 2012.


Plymouth Colony: “The Pilgrims” 1955



Video about the Pilgrims from England to Holland and to New England. Discusses the Mayflower and the hardships in the New World. Public domain film from the Library of Congress Prelinger Archive.


International Lighthouse Day 2012

International Lighthouse Day 2012
Saturday 18 August, 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 4pm
Smeaton’s Tower, The Hoe, Plymouth
Enjoy a range of fun lighthouse-themed activities, including discovering more about ‘A Day in the Life of a Lighthouse Keeper’!
Details

 

Smeaton's Tower

Smeaton’s Tower


Plymouth’s 29 Commando RA Celebrating Their 50th Anniversary With The People Of Plymouth



29 Commando Royal Artillery celebrated their 50th Anniversary by marching with veterans through Plymouth City Centre and to their home at the Royal Citadel, on the Hoe. These are some of the photographs from the day’s events.


Plymouth Royal Marines And Veterans Parading to Celebrate 50th Anniversary



Marching up Royal Parade, Plymouth 29 Commando and veterans to celebrate their 50th Anniversary, 21st July 2012.


29 Commando Royal Artillery 50th Anniversary Parade Plymouth 21st July 2012



Plymouth Parade of 29 Commando and veterans 21st July 2012 marching down Royal Parade and taking the salute.


South West Water’s Testing Results 2011

Plymouth and the region’s water results of monitoring undertaken by South West Water in 2011. Details

Tap Water

Tap Water


Food And Fun At Eggbuckland

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012



Food And Fun At Eggbuckland


Happiness At Eggbuckland

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012



Happiness At Eggbuckland


Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012


Games And Stalls At Eggbuckland Summer Fayre

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Games And Stalls At Eggbuckland Summer Fayre


Fashion And Face Painting At Summer Fayre In Eggbuckland

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012



Fashion And Face Painting At Summer Fayre In Eggbuckland


In the Stocks At Eggbuckland Fayre

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Locked up in the Stocks At In the Stocks At Eggbuckland Summer Fayre


Music Performers At Eggbuckland Summer Fayre

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Music Performers At Eggbuckland Summer Fayre


People at Eggbuckland Summer Fayre

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012



People at Eggbuckland Summer Fayre


Fun Day At Frogmore Playing Fields 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012



Fun Day At Frogmore Playing Fields 2012


Eggbuckland Fun Day

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012



Children had much fun jumping at the Eggbuckland Summer Fayre


Children Playing Football Eggbuckland

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Children Playing Football at Eggbuckland Summer Fayre


Eggbuckland Summer Fayre

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Fun Day 2012

Eggbuckland Summer Fayre took place today amid some sunshine.


The British Firework Championships

The British Firework Championships Plymouth Hoe Tuesday 14 to Wednesday 15 August 2012 9.30pm

On Plymouth Hoe over two evenings there will be fireworks displays and this year the Champion of Champions competition in which the winners from the past six years will compete for the prestigious ‘British Fireworks Champion of Champions’ title.

Details

Fireworks Championship Plymouth Night 2 17 August 2011

Fireworks Championship Plymouth Night 2 17 August 2011
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Mega Ride Plymouth

Mega-Ride Plymouth Hoe Sunday 12 August 2012

The Mega-Ride is the 18th year of  the UK’s largest charity motorcycle ride out with thousands of motor cyclists taking part leaving Lee Mill Industrial Estate for the charity ride finishing on Plymouth Hoe.

For more information visit the Mega-Ride website.

Mega Ride Plymouth

Mega Ride Plymouth
Image: http://chestnutappeal.org.uk/


Music Of The Night

Music of the Night The Royal Citadel, Plymouth Hoe Monday 16 to Friday 20 July 2012

Music of the Night began in 1992 to commemorate the re-dedication of the Royal Citadel after its refurbishment. With a cast of hundreds of local amateur singers and dancers of all ages and the professional musicians of the Royal Artillery and Her Majesty’s Royal Marines, the final production of Music of the Night will be hosted by 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery in celebration of the unit’s fiftieth anniversary, with profits from the performances donated to local and military charities.

For more information visit the Music of the Night website.

Music of the Night

Music of the Night
Image: http://www.teamarmy.org


29 Commando Gunners 50th Anniversary Parade

29 Commando Gunners 50th Anniversary Parade

Plymouth City Centre Saturday 21 July 2012 11.45am

To celebrate their 50th anniversary the 29 Commando Gunners will exercise their freedom to parade their colours through Plymouth  and will march from Buckwell Street down Royal Parade from St Andrew’s Cross roundabout to Derry’s Cross roundabout and back up Royal Parade to the Royal Citadel. The Lord Mayor Michael Wright will take the salute from the troops on Royal Parade.

29 Commando Gunners

29 Commando Gunners
Image: http://www.commandoveterans.org


Plymouth Classic Boat Rally

Plymouth Classic Boat Rally Sutton Harbour Friday 27 to Monday 30 July 2012

This will be the 25th anniversary of the Plymouth Classic at Sutton Harbour for classic boats.

For more information visit the Plymouth Classic Boat Rally website

Plymouth Classic Boat Rally

Plymouth Classic Boat Rally
Image: http://www.classicboat.co.uk/


Plymouth’s History

Plymouth History

Plymouth History
Image: http://www.plymouth.gov.uk/

Hands on Plymouth’s History – 2012 A Year of Celebration Plymouth Guildhall Saturday 14 July 2012, 10am to 4pm

2012 marks the 60th anniversary of the Plymouth and West Devon Record Office. This event will showcase some of the interesting records from collections, including those related to sport in the city and previous Jubilees. There is a talk programme throughout the day and will include Chris Robinson, local historian and author of many local history books, discussing ‘Plymouth in the 40s and 50s’ from 10.30am. Peter Towey from the Friends of Devon Archives (FoDA) will then talk about what FoDA can offer local and family historians from 11.30am. More information


2012 Local Council Elections

Local Council Election 2012

Local Council Election 2012

Vivienne Pengelly talks about the outcome of the 2012 Local Council elections


HMS Plymouth

HMS Plymouth could visit Plymouth if plans to save her  succeed. A trust has been set up to rescue the ship and the ship could spend some time in Plymouth. The ship is currently at Birkenhead quayside. Full story.

HMS Plymouth

HMS Plymouth
Photo from HMS Plymouth Association http://www.navyphotos.co.uk


Armed Forces Day Parade Plymouth



Armed Forces Day Parade Plymouth


Earl Of Wessex In Plymouth

The Earl of Wessex was in Plymouth for Armed Forces Day 2012


Prime Minister comes to Plymouth for Armed Forces Day



Prime Minister comes to Plymouth for Armed Forces Day


Pictures From The Frontline

‘Pictures from the Frontline’,  exhibition is at City Museum and Art Gallery from Saturday 16 June to Saturday 7 July as part of Armed Forces Week. Details

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery


Red Arrows In Plymouth

On Armed Services Day from 5pm to 6pm there will be an air show, including the Red Arrows at around 5.40pm in Plymouth on the 30th June 2012. Full events here.

Red Arrows

Red Arrows


A Steam Past Of Military Ships

On the 30th june 2012, Armed Forces Day at 2pm there will be a steam past of military ships in Plymouth Sound Full timetable here

Plymouth Sound Ships Parade

Plymouth Sound Ships Parade


More People Signed The Petition To Save The Airport Than Used The Airport

This is Plymouth online site reported that “More people signed the petition to save the airport than used the airport” and Plymouth City Council won’t provide financial backing to reopen full story


Pavilions Facelift

Plymouth Argyle owner James Brent agreed with Plymouth City Council for the £83m investment in the city’s Pavilions site and Brent’s Five Directions Ltd (FDL) business will take over the existing ice rink and arena facilities in October. Full Story

Plymouth Pavillions Facelift

Plymouth Pavilions Facelift


Door Of Unity Ceremony

Friday 29 June 2012 Midday The annual ‘Door of Unity’ service at St. Andrew’s Church, Plymouth to commemorate the enduring peace between Britain and the United States ceremony will take place. Contact details

The Door of Unity, Plymouth

The Door of Unity, Plymouth http://www.plymbuzz.co.uk


Networking For Businesses

Where: China Fleet , Saltash, Cornwall PL12 6LJ U (UK)
Date: Wednesday Jul 4th 2012 -Wednesday Jul 4th 2012
Time: 9:30 am -3:30 pm

Agenda and details here of business networking event


Plymouth Armed Forces Week Opening Ceremony

On Monday 25th June 2012 at Midday, the Lord and Lady Mayoress will oversee the raising of the Armed Forces Day flag outside the Plymouth Guildhall at the opening ceremony. Details

Union Jack Flag

Union Jack Flag


Concert For Seafarers

27th June 2012 19:30, A concert at the Minster Church of St Andrew will take place to celebrate our seafarers and the Plymouth Youth Concert Band and the HMS Drake Volunteer Band will be playing.  More information

St Andrew's Church, Plymouth, Devon

St Andrew’s Church, Plymouth, Devon


Polish Armed Forces Talks

12.30pm to 6.45pm on the 25th June 2012 there will be an afternoon of talks and presentations at the Central Library celebrating Plymouth’s links with the Polish armed forces. Details

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery


Don’t Park Unlawfully In Plymouth

Plymouth is upping its CCTV camera car parking activities so don’t park unlawfully. Full story


HMS Vivid Open Day

Wednesday 27 June 2012  HMS Vivid, the city’s Royal Naval Reserve unit in HM Naval Base, Devonport is having an open day. Admission via Granby Way in Devonport. More details

HMS Vivid

HMS “Vivid” Passing the Old and New Eddystone Lighthouses, the Channel Squadron in the Distance http://www.gac.culture.gov.uk


St Andrew’s Church, Plymouth

As part of Armed Forces Week, on Sunday 24 June 2012, 09:30 prayers will be said in St Andrew’s Church, Plymouth. Details

St Andrew's Church, Plymouth

St Andrew’s Church, Plymouth


Dock On The Hamoaze

Tuesday 26 June 2012 , 13:10 Illustrated lunchtime talk will be taking place at the City Museum by Commander Charles Crichton. He will talk about the 300-year history of the ‘Dock on the Hamoaze’.  Further details

Commander Charles Crichton OBE RN Rtd

Commander Charles Crichton OBE RN Rtd
http://www.2171.org

Dock in the Hamoaze

Dock in the Hamoaze
http://www.aarchive.co.uk


Plymouth Families Who Cost The City More Than £55million a year

Troubled Plymouth families are the source of significant levels of crime and anti-social behaviour in the city and will be targeted with the help of new government cash to make a difference. Full story

Plymouth

Plymouth


Ford Park Cemetery Walk

A guided free walk is taking place at Ford Park Cemetery Sunday 24 June at 2pm and will  tell the stories of some of the sailors, soldiers and airmen buried at Ford Park. More information

Ford Park Cemetery

Ford Park Cemetery

Ford Park Cemetery

Ford Park Cemetery

Major General Sir Leonard Rogers K.C.S.I., F.R.S. Was born in this house in 1868 And lived here in his younger days. During 27 years of intensive work In the Indian Medical Service. He Was a pioneer in the treatment and Prevention of Cholera, Leprosy and Other tropical diseases. He continue His work after retirement with Unabated zeal until he was over 90 years of age. His discoveries have saved countless lives in many countries. This tablet was erected by Plymouth Medical Practitioners 1959


Armed Forces Day National Events Plymouth

Armed Forces Day National Events Plymouth Events

SATURDAY 30 JUNE

Day of exhibitions and displays on land, on sea and in the air on Plymouth Hoe with late afternoon and evening entertainment on the Hoe and the Barbican.

It will be followed on the Sunday 1 July with Sea Sunday and churches will come together to remember our seafarers.

Between 10am to 11.30am the annual RAF and Allied Air Forces Monument Service will take place Plymouth Hoe at the war memorial together with the band of the Royal Air Force.

11.15am a thanksgiving service at Sea Sunday service at the Minster Church of St Andrew dedicated to all those who serve in the Royal and Merchant Navies and ‘they that go down to the sea in ships and occupy their business in great waters’ will take place.

At Midday there will be Forces Family Day hosted by the Friends of Devonport Park to celebrate Devonport’s naval and military heritage, including a concert on the new bandstand in Devonport Park, with music provided by the Soundhouse Brass and the Devonport Park Choir together with a wide variety of entertainment and fun activities. Further details

Plymouth War Memorial

Plymouth War Memorial


Flower Festival St. Andrew’s Church Plymouth

Flower Festival at St. Andrew’s Church, Plymouth 15 – 17th July 2012

St. Andrews Church, Plymouth, Devon

St. Andrews Church, Plymouth, Devon


RAF Harrowbeer Open Weekend

RAF Harrowbeer is holding an open weekend at Knightstone, Yelverton Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June. Information

A History of RAF Station Harrowbeer Revisited

A History of RAF Station Harrowbeer Revisited


HMS Argyll

Royal Navy operational warship HMS Argyll can be visited on the 30th June as part of Armed Forces Day. Details

HMS Argyll

HMS Argyll


Tri-service And Veterans Parade

On the 30th June 2012 at 11.15am there will be a tri-service and veterans parade and at 11.45am a drumhead service on Plymouth Hoe as part of Armed Forces Day. Full details of events here

Armed Forces Day Plymouth

Armed Forces Day Plymouth


Armed Forces Day 2012

Armed Forces Day 2012 is to be held on Saturday 30 June in Plymouth and there will be a series of events leading up to the day. Full Agenda and events can be found here


Focus Magazine

Focus, the Devon and Cornwall magazine for NAFAS come out 3 times a year, spring, summer and winter. Details

Focus Magazine

Focus Magazine Devon and Cornwall Area of NAFAS


Eggbuckland Exhibition

A HISTORY exhibition is being held in Eggbuckland to commemorate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. on June 12 and 15th open between 10am and 2pm at St Edward’s Church, Eggbuckland and covers the parish of Eggbuckland in the reigns of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II. Also commemorative gifts will also be on display for everyone to see.


Dame Lucile Newell Sayers

Dame Lucile Newell Sayers was the first Chairman of Plymouth Flower Club in 1956.


Royal Assembly Hall, Plymouth

The Plymouth Flower Club was started in 1956 following a flower show at the Royal Assembly Hall, Plymouth.

Royal Assembly Hall, Plymouth.

Royal Assembly Hall, Plymouth.


Plymouth Flower Arrangements Events

Events for Flower Arrangements demonstrations in Devon and Cornwall and shows may be found here for Devon and Cornwall

Bouquet Arrangement

Bouquet Arrangement


Tinside Pool Closed

Tinside Pool has been closed until health officials can confirm an algae bloom in the Sound does not pose a threat. Story

Tinside Pool Plymouth

Tinside Pool Plymouth
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South West Area National Association Of Flower Arrangement Societies

South West Area of the National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies (NAFAS) Diary details here

Flower Arrangement

Flower Arrangement


Rebecca Pow and Nick Grounds Arranging Flowers In Plymouth

Rebecca Pow and Nick Grounds are the speakers and flower arrangers at this year’s President’s Day at the Woolwell Centre Plymouth on the 27th June 2012

http://www.flowersdevonandcornwall.com/?q=events

Rebecca Pow

Rebecca Pow


President’s Day NAFAS Devon and Cornwall

Mrs Val Clarke is holding President’s Day on the 27th June 2012 for Devon and Cornwall Area of NAFAS (National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies) at the Woolwell Centre in Plymouth. www.flowersdevonandcornwall.com

Woolwell Centre, Plymouth

Woolwell Centre, Plymouth


Plymouth Armed Forces Week

25 June to 1st July is Plymouth Armed Forces Week and Armed Forces Day is the 30th June 2012. Details

Plymouth Armed Forces Week

Plymouth Armed Forces Week


Don’t Go In The Sea

Do not to go in the water as there is an algal bloom, Plymouth City Council have identified 12 species of algae on the Hoe Foreshore, within Plymouth’s Breakwater. It is naturally occurring and some strains could be harmful to marine life and dogs should be kept out of the water if there was scum on it. Story here


CCTV Camera Car Makes Money

Every 13 minutes in Plymouth a parking ticket was issued  by traffic wardens last year – generating more than £1.2million and aided by a CCTV Camera Car so take care where you park in Plymouth. Story details


Helping Street Children

Harrison Nash a former student at Devonport High School for Boys and graduated in Social Work from Plymouth University has been working  with street children daily basis. Story details


Diamond Jubilee Celebration Plans In Plymouth

Diamond Jubilee celebration plans in Plymouth details here


Events And Activities In Plymouth June 2012

Museum Events And Activities In Plymouth June 2012 details


Promotion For Plymouth Argyle?

Plymouth Argyle will be aiming for League Two next season. Story


P1 Powerboat Championships Plymouth 2012

P1 Powerboat Championships in Plymouth 2012 Information


Lord Mayor’s Day

On Saturday May 19 is Plymouth’s Lord Mayor’s Day Details