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

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Workshops // Coming up // Knights & Fantasy: A Closer Look
28 May

Knights & Fantasy: A Closer Look

Do you write, or want to write, historical or fantasy fiction? 


Play DnD?


Want to get a closer look at what your characters might use or wear?


Come and find out with Swashbuckling Cornwall!


Discover how heavy a sword really is. and just what a knight can see from inside their helmet, just what is the purpose that random strap… 


Open to writers of all levels, ages and disciplines who want to get a real feel for their work.


You will get the chance to see and handle swords, armour and other weapons from the classical and medieval eras. 


There will also be the opportunity to ask questions. 


Find out more about Swashbuckling Cornwall by visiting


Knights & Fantasy: A Closer Look 


Tickets: £9, £7 (Concessions)


A £1 Poly Fund payment is added to each ticket sold.




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