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More details - Cornwood May Fair in the Square
Come along and enjoy all the usual attractions of our bi-annual village fair from 11am to 4pm. Music and Dance displays, train rides, bouncy castle. Many stalls including cakes, books, plants. Refreshments and Wine Garden
Cornwood Village Square
Mon 7 May

More details - Delamore Arts and Sculpture Garden
Delamore Arts and Sculpture Park is based at Delamore house in Cornwood in South Devon. Each summer we bring art and the public together within this idyllic setting on the fringes of Dartmoor. It is the largest exhibition of its type in the South West and features over 120 artists.
Delamore Estate, Cornwood, near Ivybridge
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - South Brent production of the play 'Gaslight'
South Brent Amateur Dramatic Society present their Spring production, the classical psychological thriller ‘Gaslight’ by Patrick Hamilton.
South Brent Village Hall, Station Approach, South Brent
Thu 17 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Wembury - Wembury family fun day
As the days get longer and the weather warms up, we’ve got a day full of ’50 things’ fun and games on the beach to make the most of it.
Wembury, Warden’s Countryside Office, 3 Scobbiscombe Farm Cottages, Kingston, Kingsbridge
Sun 13 May

More details - Saltram - Trust 10
A free 10k run around Saltram park. Come along and enjoy a fully marked and marshalled course for fun, training or as a fitness goal. Held on the 4th Sunday of every month (unless stated).
Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth
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More details - Saltram - Garden Tours
Ever wondered how the gardeners keep the lawn so nice, or grow a particular flower' Join one of our friendly gardeners for a stroll around the garden, see what’s looking good at the moment or hear a little about the gardens history. Its your chance to ask for some tips for your own garden too.
Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth
Wed 25 Apr, Wed 2 May, Wed 9 May

More details - Saltram - Garden Tours
Ever wondered how the gardeners keep the lawn so nice, or grow a particular flower' Join one of our friendly gardeners for a stroll around the garden, see what’s looking good at the moment or hear a little about the gardens history. Its your chance to ask for some tips for your own garden too.
Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth
Wed 16 May, Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Greatcombe - Open Garden for NGS
Charming, tranquil garden nestled in the southern slopes of Dartmoor, intersected by a babbling stream and featuring bright colours and textual foliage.
Greatcombe, Newton Abbot
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May, Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May, Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Giant Wiggle - Very Hungry Caterpillar sponsored walk for Children
Saturday 12th May 2018, 12 noon - 1pm The Giant Wiggle is a sponsored walk in aid of Action for Children. The walk is themed on The Very Hungry Caterpillar and each child that takes part will receive a free activity pack, sponsor form and certificate. Adults can take part too, and we’ll conga around the village.
meet at Clearbrook Village Hall, Clearbrook, Yelverton
Sat 12 May

More details - Plymouth Jazz Club presents Lee Gibson with the Martin Dale Quartet
Plymouth Jazz Club is delighted to be able to present, by popular request, Lee Gibson, a nationally and internationally acclaimed jazz singer who has delighted critics and fans alike with her wonderful voice, innate sense of swing and dynamic stage presence.
The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth
Sun 6 May

More details - Plymouth Jazz Club presents The Sopranos
The Sopranos are the creation of Chris Pearce with fellow reeds player Andy Leggett, plus Dave Deakin on trombone backed by a fine rhythm section. They play an eclectic selection of music from ’New Orleans’ style traditional jazz to more modern styles of jazz.
The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth
Sun 20 May

More details - Divertimento String Quartet concert
Divertimento String Quartet give around 20 concerts a year. They enjoy exploring the rich and varied string quartet repertoire and their engaging introductions present the music in an informal and approachable style. The perfect sound of four strings is thought to be closest to the sound of a quartet of voices.
Sherwell United Church, North Hill, Plymouth
Sat 5 May

More details - Exhibition: Trans-form – Trevor Bell
Trans-Form presents a selection of major works spanning the last three decades of award-winning artist Trevor Bell’s career, including the most recent paintings and favoured works from the artist’s personal archive. Trans-Form is the last exhibition supervised by Trevor Bell who passed away in November 2017.
Peninsula Arts Gallery, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Mon 23 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Mon 30 Apr to Sat 5 May, Mon 7 May to Sat 12 May, Mon 14 May to Sat 19 May, Mon 21 May to Sat 26 May

More details - Performance: Beowulf
Before we begin, we should warn you: This story ends with a dragon… Seth Kriebel returns to Plymouth with Beowulf, an interactive performance-game inviting the audience to explore the world of a story from our legendary past… without leaving their seats.
The House, Plymouth University
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Performance: Rising
By the Aakash Odedra Company Featuring four works tailor-made for Aakash as a soloist, this production explores different processes and aesthetics using Aakash’s traditional background in Kathak and Bharata Natyam to create a distinct flavour of contemporary dance.
The House, University of Plymouth
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Talk: Becoming a 'Good' Citizen: Memories of Childhood, Citizenship and Play
Exploring childhood, adolescence, nationhood and citizenship, Dr Carly Adams, Associate Professor of Kinesology and Physical Education at the University of Lethbridge considers how social and moral reform initiatives have impacted leisure spaces in early 20th-century Canada.
Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Tue 1 May

More details - Plymouth University Gospel Choir And Plymouth University Big Band
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 Plymouth University Gospel Choir is open to all students, meets every week, and communicates its enormous enthusiasm and faith through its infectious singing, harmonising and stirring repertoire. A perfect opener for Music Week!
The House Studio, University of Plymouth
Tue 8 May

More details - University Of Plymouth Music Week
University of Plymouth Music Week showcases the enormous diversity and quality of music that happens in and around the University. The majority of the performers are staff and students both from the music degree course and the University ensembles that are open to all.
Peninsula Arts, University of Plymouth
Tue 8 May to Sat 12 May

More details - The Steve Buckley Trio with Katherine Williams and Tom Armstong
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 Steve Buckley (sax, penny whistle and bass clarinet) is a British jazz musician who was a member of the pioneering band Loose Tubes, and also played with Human Chain, Microgroove and Django Bates’ Delightful Precipice.
Sherwell Centre, University of Plymouth
Wed 9 May

More details - Sam Richards: Empty Moments
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 Empty Moments is a series of miniatures for piano. They began as tiny sketches written in spare moments, but the theme of emptiness grew and the number of pieces increased to an hours-worth of slow, meditative music.
Room 14, Rolle Building, University of Plymouth
Wed 9 May

More details - Ambient Chilled: Electronics and New Instruments
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 University of Plymouth’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research attracts composers and experimenters in the field of live and interactive electronic music.
The House, University of Plymouth
Thu 10 May

More details - Gamelan by Plymouth University Gamelan Orchestra
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 Directed by Saj Collyer University of Plymouth is fortunate in having a full set of Balinese gamelan instruments as well as gamelan specialist Saj Collyer to teach it to students. The sound of a gamelan group is simply extraordinary.
Crosspoint, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Thu 10 May

More details - Lona Kozik: Philip Glass Metamorphosis
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 Lona Kozik is an internationally recognised composer, improviser and pianist specialising in French and American music. She has also presented programmes including music by Erik Satie and Philip Glass.
Room 14, Rolle Building, University of Plymouth
Fri 11 May

More details - Workshop: Trans-form Dance
Experience the magnitude and intricate detail of Trevor Bell’s works first-hand, as you join Sarah Fairhall in a very special dance workshop held among his paintings in the gallery.
Peninsula Arts Gallery, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Fri 11 May

More details - An Evening of Jazz, Blues and Improvisation with Sam Richards
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 A feast of jazz, blues and improvisation is hosted by Sam Richards with a full complement of performers. The evening features final year?students and?
Sherwell Centre, University of Plymouth
Fri 11 May

More details - Capulus
Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018 Enjoy live music from local hard rock band, Capulus, whose influences include The Foo Fighters and Iron Maiden. The four piece band has just released their first album and are gaining increasing support in and around Devon.
University of Plymouth Student Union Bar Outdoor stage
Sat 12 May

More details - Talk: In Conversation with Lauren Child, Children's Laureate
Children’s Laureate Lauren Child, MBE explores the magic of reading and writing with some of her best-loved characters including Clarice Bean, Ruby Redfort, and Charlie and Lola. Child is one of today’s most highly regarded writers and illustrators for children and young teenagers.
Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Sat 12 May

More details - Film: Freaky Friday (1976)
Wouldn’t it be nice if someone could switch places with you and know exactly how you feel? In Disney’s 1976 film Freaky Friday, that’s exactly what happens: a power struggling mother and daughter magically switch places when they both wish the other to walk in her shoes for a day.
Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Sat 12 May

More details - Performance: Trans-form - Sound & Dance
With Jamie Mills, Sarah Fairhall and Lois Taylor In 2014 and subsequent years, Trevor Bell collaborated with the choreographer, the late Roger Belman. It was a collaboration that explored the relationship between mark making and contemporary dance.
Peninsula Arts Gallery, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Sat 12 May

More details - Film: Remembrance (1982)
A sell-out in November, and now back by popular demand to coincide with Plymouth History Festival, Remembrance following a group of Devonport-based Royal Navy ratings, due to sail to America for a six-month NATO exercise.
Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth
Mon 14 May

More details - Talk: Water From The Moor: Plymouth’s Water Supply
With local historian, Paul Rendell As a keen local historian, Paul Rendell – a Dartmoor National Park Guide for many years –has written many articles for newspapers, magazines and books on the Dartmoor area. In 1991, he founded the Dartmoor News, a bi-monthly magazine that he still edits.
Theatre 2, Roland Levinksy Building, University of Plymouth
Tue 15 May

More details - Music: Matana Roberts and Kelly Jayne Jones
A very special series of sonic episodes brings together US mixed-media composer/saxophonist Matana Roberts and UK improviser and flautist Kelly Jayne Jones.
The House, University of Plymouth
Thu 17 May

More details - Divertimento String Quartet concert
Divertimento String Quartet give around 20 concerts a year. They enjoy exploring the rich and varied string quartet repertoire and their engaging introductions present the music in an informal and approachable style. The perfect sound of four strings is thought to be closest to the sound of a quartet of voices.
Kingsbridge Methodist Church, 41a Fore St, Kingsbridge
Sun 6 May

More details - 'Movement on Canvas' by Jean Picton
Host Galleries are privileged to hold Jean’s first major show in the South West. Should you wish to receive an invitation to Jean’s VIP preview night on Friday 4th May, please contact the gallery soon to register your interest.
12 Whimple Street, Plymouth
Sat 5 May to Sun 20 May

More details - Spring Garden Fete
Join us for a traditional Garden Fete with an array of Vintage, artisan & gift stalls, live music, dog show, children’s entertainment, workshops & cream teas.
Moorland Garden Hotel, Yelverton
Mon 7 May

More details - University Of Plymouth Choral Society Summer Concert
The programme features Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem, with a first half of shorter French works including Fauré’s Pavane, as well as additional pieces from the choir, soloists and orchestra.
Minster Church of St. Andrew, Royal Parade, Plymouth
Sat 19 May

More details - Zippos Cirque Berserk!
HERE FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME - NOW IN ITS FIFTH THRILLING YEAR! Direct from a string of sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and the West End, Britain’s favourite contemporary thrill circus is on tour to amaze and entertain the nation.
Theatre Royal, PLYMOUTH
Tue 8 May to Sat 12 May

More details - St George’s Day Lunch
3 courses of English classics with coffee and petit fours
Buckland Tout-Saints, Kingsbridge
Mon 23 Apr

More details - Ladies That Lunch - Spring Gardens with Chris Holdsworth
Cocktail on arrival, 2 course lunch with a glass of wine, coffee and petit fours
Buckland Tout-Saints, Kingsbridge
Tue 15 May

More details - A Wild Feast - Hosted by The Kitchen Table, Wild and Curious and Elder Herbs
A delicious wild and seasonal three course meal and local foraging walk in Dartington, Devon. The event begins with an optional foraging walk, starting at 3pm, which will not only introduce you to some of the beautiful wild plants featuring in the evening meal, it will give you an insight into their wonderful...
Dartington Village Hall, Cott Road, Dartington
Sat 19 May

More details - Fastlove
Fastlove A Tribute to George Michael: Tickets avaiable.
Plymouth Pavilions, Plymouth
Fri 11 May

More details - Ensemble Moliere: Telemann and his Friends in Paris
In 1737, Telemann travelled to Paris where he met with the foremost French musicians of the day - including Blavet, Guinon, and Forqueray. They performed 12 sets of “Paris Quartets” together - with Telemann on the harpsichord!
St Mary’s Church, High Street, Totnes
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Portrait Sculpture in Clay
The courses aim to give you solid practical skills and an enthusiasm that you will take with you. I offer you my 35 years experience and my love of figurative sculpture.
The Mansion 36A Fore St Totnes
Thu 3 May to Sun 6 May

More details - Carito y Marina Weekend
A series of events, public discussions and exhibitions on the Dartington Hall estate to celebrate the lives and explore the legacy of the Rodriguez sisters, Carito and Marina, who came to Britain as child refugees during the Spanish Civil War and went on to become much loved teachers and to contribute so much to life
Hex Studio 30, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes, Devon
Fri 27 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Dartington Hall Wedding Fair
Meet over 20 of the South West’s best suppliers and experts and let them inspire you. The fair will be packed with practical tips and ideas, and all the creativity, imagination and excitement you need to make your dream wedding a reality.
The Great Hall, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Speed Dating in Plymouth
Plymouth Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Plymouth Events At one of our Plymouth Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date.
Seco Lounge, 12-15 Mills Bakery, Royal William Rd
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Dartington Live: Felix’s Machine with Plaid
Felix Thorn is an artist who creates music using audiovisual sculptures designed and constructed by himself. The project Felix’s Machines was originally built as an acoustic set of machines intended for gallery exhibitions, installations and intimate performances.
Studio 1, Space, The Dartington Hall Estate
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Dartington Live: Seb Rochford
Premiering an exciting new work, composer and drummer Seb Rochford (Polar Bear, Acoustic Ladyland) explores the theme of communication with an innovative exploration of immersive lighting design and acoustic music performed live by two drummers & two trombonists.
Studio 1, Space, The Dartington Hall Estate
Sat 5 May

More details - Lower Spitchwick Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful valley alongside R Dart. East Lower Lodge: atmospheric woodland garden with imaginative planting in natural setting. Contains jungle area with bamboo teahouse, meandering grass pathways, lawns, borders with stream, potager and vegetable garden.
Lower Spitchwick Garden, Poundsgate
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - Divertimento String Quartet concert
Divertimento String Quartet give around 20 concerts a year. They enjoy exploring the rich and varied string quartet repertoire and their engaging introductions present the music in an informal and approachable style. The perfect sound of four strings is thought to be closest to the sound of a quartet of voices.
St Johns Church, Bridgetown, Totnes
Sun 29 Apr