Guided
walks

SATURDAY 11
St Ives Town Walk  – Number 1 with Tony Farrell, £5 (no booking required)
Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
A walk that includes places of historical and cultural significance in the town.
The development of the town and the significance of mining and fishing in the past are explored through the townscape. The growth of tourism and the arts are examined. Visit to the Fishermen’s Lodge is included. 2 hours.

SUNDAY 12
St Ives Town Walk – Number 1 with Tony Farrell
Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Saturday 11th for details

Historical walks of St Ives with Tony Mason, £5 (no booking required)
Meet at the Malakoff, 2pm (Hugh Trevarthen was due to take this walk but has to withdraw and Tony Mason has stepped in)

Nature Walk at St Ives Community Orchard and Penbeagle Hill £8/£6
Join us on Nature Walk with Noah Hall. Noah is a keen naturalist & qualified conservationist and takes you on a walk starting in the orchard to identify trees, plants, insects and birds. Magnifying lenses are provided for all participants to better study the intricate beauty of plants & insects . This is part of an ongoing project to record species and learn to identify plants and wildlife in this area. 2pm- 3:30pm 15 spaces available. See Community Orchard venue page for details and tickets.

St Ives Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 6pm
…love St Ives through its stories. From the historic to the comic. From the tragic to the abstract. From folklore and superstition to custom. Nothing tells you more about a town than its stories told by master storyteller, Shanty Baba. Tickets

 

 

 


Lantern Ghost Storywalk with Shanty Baba,
£8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 8.30pm
As an eerie darkness falls over the town, come with acclaimed storyteller, Shanty Baba, as he lights his hurricane lantern, to show you the “darker side of St Ives.” Ghosts, smugglers and other spirits of the night. It will be a night that will haunt you for a very long time! Approximately 75 mins. Tickets

MONDAY 13
The Archaeology of West Penwith with Tony Farrell

These are customised trips to visit the ancient monuments of West Penwith. The moors of West Penwith contain fine examples of megalithic chambered tombs (locally known as quoits), stone circles, entrance graves, cliff castles and prehistoric villages. By arrangement. Limited spaces available. Advance booking essential: tony.farrell@stiveswalks.co.uk www.stiveswalks.co.uk, 01736 793692/07881 674878 http://stiveswalks.co.uk/

TUESDAY 14
St Ives Town Walk  – Number 1 with Tony Farrell
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Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Saturday 11th for details.

Fishing industry and harbour history walks with Tony Mason, £5 (no booking required) Meet at the seats by the Arts Club, 2pm. Approximately 90 minutes and all proceeds go to the St Ives Archive.

Cornish Folklore Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 6pm
…enchanting stories from an enchanted land full of magic, mystery and myth. Tales of witches, spriggans, giants, piskies, seals and mermaids, brought to life by the wonderful storytelling of Shanty Baba. Approximately 75 minutes. Tickets

 

Lantern Ghost Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 8.30pm
See Sunday 12th for details. Tickets

WEDNESDAY 15
St Ives Town Walk – Number 2 with Tony Farrell
, £5 (no booking required)
Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
An alternative Town Walk that looks at other aspects of the Town’s development.  The evidence for the earliest occupants of Porthia.  Mining and education in the Town’s history.

THURSDAY 16
St Ives Town Walk  – Number 1 with Tony Farrell

Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Saturday 11th for details.

Historical walks of St Ives with Tony Mason, £5 (no booking required)
Meet at the Malakoff, 2pm, (Hugh Trevarthen was due to take this walk but has to withdraw and Tony Mason has stepped in)

FRIDAY 17
The Archaeology of West Penwith with Tony Farrell

See Monday 13th for details.

SATURDAY 18
St Ives Town Walk  –  Number 1 with Tony Farrel
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Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Saturday 11th for details.

SUNDAY 19
St Ives Town Walk – Number 2 with Tony Farrell

Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Wednesday 15th for details

Historical walks of St Ives with Tony Mason, £5 (no booking required)
Meet at the Malakoff, 2pm (Hugh Trevarthen was due to take this walk but has to withdraw and Tony Mason has stepped in)

St Ives Pirate Walk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 2.30pm
…a broadside of entertainment. Its International “Talk like a Pirate Day.” So join storyteller and part time pirate Shanty Baba for a swashbuckling high seas adventure of pirate stories, lessons in ‘pirate-speak’, instruction in the ‘code’ and buried treasure here in St Ives. A fun filled voyage of piratical mayhem and laughter. Come dressed as a pirate crew. Adults, families and kids will love it! Approximately 75 mins. Tickets

 

St Ives Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 6pm
…love St Ives through its stories. From the historic to the comic. From the tragic to the abstract. From folklore and superstition to custom. Nothing tells you more about a town than its stories told by master storyteller, Shanty Baba. Tickets

Lantern Ghost Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 8.30pm
See Sunday 12th for details. Tickets

MONDAY 20
The Archaeology of West Penwith with Tony Farrell

See Mon 13th for details.

TUESDAY 21
St Ives Town Walk – Number 1 with Tony Farrell

Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Saturday 11th for details.

Fishing industry and harbour history walks with Tony Mason £5 (no booking required) Meet at the seats by the Arts Club, 2pm. Approximately 90 minutes and all proceeds go to the St Ives Archive.

Cornish Folklore Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 6pm
See Tuesday 14th for details. Tickets

Lantern Ghost Storywalk with Shanty Baba, £8/£6
Starts Westcott’s Quay TR26 2DY, 8.30pm
See Sunday 12th for details. Tickets

WEDNESDAY 22
St Ives Town Walk – Number 2 with Tony Farrell

Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Wednesday 15th for details

THURSDAY 23
The Archaeology of West Penwith with Tony Farrell

See Monday 13th for details.

Historical walks of St Ives with Tony Mason, £5 (no booking required)
Meet at the Malakoff, 2pm, (Hugh Trevarthen was due to take this walk but has to withdraw and Tony Mason has stepped in)

FRIDAY 24
St Ives Town Walk – Number 1 with Tony Farrell

Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Saturday 11th for details.

SATURDAY 25
St Ives Town Walk – Number 2 with Tony Farrell

Meet outside The Guildhall, Street an Pol, 11am
See Wednesday 15th for details