May 2019 : Whats on Cornwall

We’re looking forward to May and these great events happening around the county!

Beach Cleans and Litter Picks:

3/05 Poldhu Beach

4/05 Hemmick Beach

4/05 Hannafore Beach

6/05 Pendower Beach

11/5 Parish of St Martin

19/05 Glendurgan

21/05 Coverack Beach

23/5 Perranporth Beach

26/5 Perranporth Beach

29/05 Holywell Beach

Exhibitions, Workshops, Courses and Get Togethers:

1/05 Fundraising for communities

Do you have a conservation group but not sure how to raise money? Cornwall Wildlife Trust's Fundraising team will help you to find ways to make your conservation group financially sustainable.

2/05 Plastic Free Penzance Summer Season Business Clinic

A great way to find out how as a business you can avoid single-use plastic and waste in the busy summer season!

3/05 Plastic Free Falmouth Bag Making

Get together with like minded friends and spend a morning making reusable shopping bags!

4/05 The Great Pot Amnesty at Trevisker Garden Centre

A chance to spring-clean the garden shed and make sure those unwanted pots etc get a new life!

5/05 Perranporth Plastic-Free Market and mini beach clean

Loads of plastic-free goodies to check out and a beach clean too!

5/05 St Michael’s Mount Forage and Picnic

Learn foraging techniques and tips on a guided walk and talk tour with Emma Gunn finishing with a foraged picnic.

8/05 Plastic Free Day

Beach Guardian, Final Straw Cornwall, The Final Straw Solent and Wild Tribe Heroes are collaborating to gather as many schools as possible to celebrate David Attenborough’s 93rd birthday by taking part in the ‘8th May Plastic-Free Day’

14/08 Reclaimed Timber Workshop

Head to Upcycle Kernow to learn how to effectively reclaim pallets and other types of timber to turn them into something useful.

16/05 SAS Fundraising dinner at St Michaels Mount

A unique evening on St Michael’s Mount raising funds for Surfers Against Sewage.

18/05 Newquay Orchard Spring Fayre

A lovely plastic-free event with loads going on!

18/05 Bee Friendly

Join Bee Guardian on a beach clean and then pot up some seedlings and plant sunflower seeds in recycled beach plastic bottles!

19/05 Upcycle Kernow Repair Cafe

Take along your broken household items and see if you can repair rather than throw out.

20/05 DIY Bathroom Essentials Workshop

We all know that making your own is a great way to avoid plastic packaging, learn how to make bathroom essentials such as toothpaste, scrubs and dry shampoo in this workshop.

25/05 Swish Bodmin

Freshen up your wardrobe and tackle textile waste.

25/05 Wildlife Gardening Club

Join Wildlife Watch volunteers and Perennial-Harvest for a gardening session sewing salad leaves.

26/05 Wilder Festival 2019

Learn all about Cornwalls wildlife and wild spaces

28/05 Seashore Forage and Feast

What better way to get package free food!

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