The Poly

24 Church St, Falmouth : 01326 319461
The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society

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The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society extends a warm welcome to everyone in the Falmouth and wider Cornwall community who would like to become a member of the society.

Whether you’re an artist, musician, filmmaker, scientist, designer, theatre practioner, engineer, architect or student ­ or just enjoy being entertained, inspired and informed in a friendly environment and meeting interesting new people, becoming an RCPS member will introduce you to a fascinating community.

Membership of the Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society offers the following benefits:

  • Discounted tickets for films and selected events.
  • A FREE film ticket for members when they join for the first time
  • Opportunity to participate in the annual Summer Exhibition and Christmas Fair.
  • Invitation to members meetings, selected lectures and social events.
  • Attending the AGM to review performance and elect members to the Board of Trustees Participation in special interest activities such as the Falmouth History Archive.
  • And … Being an important part in keeping the Poly running and helping preserve the RCPS charity. We are constantly striving to maintain and boost RCPS membership so that we can really make the most of our beautiful building in the centre of Falmouth’s Old Town.

Our aim is to provide a thriving, stimulating hub for the arts, sciences and history in Cornwall, at the same time as achieving the RCPS’ original aims of rewarding innovation with awards (both money and in-kind) exclusively available to Members.

Becoming a RCPS member is very easy and costs:

£30 for individuals

£50 for two people sharing the same address

£15 for a student or those in receipt of benefits

Simply download the form below and send it, along with your cheque made out to ‘RCPS Ltd’, to the following address:  Membership Secretary, The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society, 24 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3EG.

Or you can drop into The Poly anytime between 10am and 7pm (later if there is a film or performance) or in the evening on Monday where you can fill out a form and pay by cash, card or cheque. If you have any questions or problems, please call us on 01326 319461.

Join Online Here! or Download and print the Membership Form


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