The Poly

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

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Our Vision:

The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society (‘The Poly’) has been encouraging innovation and culture for over 190 years. As a key cultural and community hub in Cornwall our mission is to provide inspiring, inclusive and innovative entertainment, learning and development opportunities across the arts, sciences and history. We are seeking trustees who can bring experience and fresh ideas to support our manager and staff team as we continue to develop our programme, diversify our audiences and upgrade our building.

Would you like to get more involved in supporting the local community? We are specifically looking for individuals with knowledge or experience (public or private sector) in one of the following areas:

  • Financial Management/Accountancy
  • Building Management/H&S

If you're interested in joining us, please see the document below or contact us on

We welcome applications from young people and individuals with diverse backgrounds. 



Hoard (18)

Carmoon’s audacious, bracingly unusual feature debut announces her as a talent to watch. Hoard tells a fierce,...

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Life Drawing at The Poly

The course is part instructed by a local artist with guided exercises and opportunities to draw freely. Experienced...

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Pottery Handbuilding Taster: Mugs

This is the perfect taster session for people who have always wanted to try their hand at making a handmade piece of...

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© The Poly - The Poly is the trading name of the Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society Limited, a company limited by guarantee and incorporated in England and Wales with company registration number 03909555 and registered charity number 1081199, with its registered office at 24 Church Street, Falmouth TR11 3EG