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Boscawen Street-neither busy nor beautiful now

February 21, 2022 - Add Comment

The time has come – if it has not long passed – when someone must clearly say ‘Enough is [...]

Join our Zoom presentation on architect Philip Sambell

February 10, 2022 - Add Comment

When Sue Coney tells you where she was born she uses the native pronunciation – ‘Eadless’. [...]


January 6, 2022 - Add Comment

People of the river crossing Fiona is a landscape archaeologist. She is talking about what we now [...]

Saga of the High Cross on Zoom

November 20, 2021 - Add Comment

For its November ZoomTalk, Truro Civic Society has invited Cornwall’s leading expert on Cornish [...]

Truro's chimneys

Stacks and Pots

November 16, 2021 - Add Comment

Truro’s attractive and distinctive chimneys and stacks are disappearing. We don’t need them [...]

Safeguarding the future of Truro City Centre

October 6, 2021 - Add Comment

Mike and Trish Hawes, principals of Mei Loci, an experienced team of landscape architects based in [...]

Planning and Heritage in Truro – Civic Society Zoom talk

September 3, 2021 - Add Comment

Truro Civic Society will be presenting a short series of talks about matters of interest and concern [...]

St Mary’s Churchyard is full of bones of contention – it is part of our parish; we should look after it.

June 25, 2021 - Add Comment

A good number of years ago a Mayor of Truro, Mrs Valerie Bennett, developed an acute civic anxiety [...]

Time for businesses to get a grip. This will not do.

June 16, 2021 - Add Comment

A snapshot of Old Bridge Street rubbish – this car park brings poeople into the town centre – [...]

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