Looe BIG Festive Weekend – go from Plymouth

 
29th November, 2016

Looe BIG Festive Weekend – go from Plymouth

Head to Looe by train this weekend (2-3 December 2016) for Christmas craft stalls, carols, Santa’s grotto and more. Friday 2nd December Festivities kick off on Friday with a Christmas craft market on West Looe Quay from 5pm to 9pm. Then at 6.30pm a lantern procession sets off from the Rose Garden, East Looe, and […]

 
29th November, 2016

Late night Christmas shopping in Plymouth

Hop on the train to Plymouth for Thursday late night Christmas shopping and festive entertainment. On Thursday 1st, 8th and 15th December, the Christmas market on Armada Way will be open until 9pm. There will be more than 50 beautiful log cabin style stalls selling unique hand-crafted gifts from the South West and beyond. Meanwhile […]

 
29th November, 2016

Groupsave discount

Travelling in a group of three to nine people? Get a third off adult Off-Peak tickets on Great Western Railway trains with the GroupSave discount. It’s a great way to save money, whether on local day trips or journeys as far as London (for longer journeys, as always remember to book early to get the […]

 
29th November, 2016

Exmouth Christmas Cracker

Visit Exmouth this Saturday for illuminated markets, a 20-piece swing band, circus performers and more. Five reasons to go by train: You can forget about traffic and parking The event is on The Strand, less than five minutes’ walk from Exmouth station (see map) Trains run half-hourly between Exeter and Exmouth You can get on […]

 
29th November, 2016

Looe BIG Festive Weekend

Head to Looe by train this weekend (2-3 December 2016) for Christmas craft stalls, carols, Santa’s grotto and more. Friday 2nd December Festivities kick off on Friday with a Christmas craft market on West Looe Quay from 5pm to 9pm. Then at 6.30pm a lantern procession sets off from the Rose Garden, East Looe, and […]

 
28th November, 2016

Christmas Fair – St Ives

Hop on the train to St Ives this weekend for a not-be-missed Christmas Fair. Starting on Friday 2nd December, more than 30 local makers and designers from Etsy Makers Cornwall will be selling their wares at the Guildhall in the heart of the town – just a 6-minute walk from St Ives station (see map). […]

 
28th November, 2016

Late night Christmas shopping in Falmouth

Late night Christmas shopping comes to Falmouth this Thursday – forget parking and go by train. Independent shops such as the ace Longstaffs, pictured above, will be open til 8pm for the next four Thursdays (1, 8, 15 and 22 December 2016). See the full list of which shops will be open late to explore. […]

 
28th November, 2016

Late night Christmas shopping in Truro

Late night Christmas shopping comes to Truro this Wednesday – forget parking and go by train. Shops throughout the city will be open til 9pm for the next four Wednesdays (30 Nov, 7, 14 & 21 Dec 2016). Also open late each Wednesday is the Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair, which runs from 30th November […]

 
21st November, 2016

Late night independent Christmas shopping festival

Exeter’s Gandy Street hosts a festival of independent late night shopping on Thursday (24 November). Go by train to Exeter Central – conveniently located right next to the action! From 5.30pm to 8pm, shoppers can expect a winter wonderland overflowing with goodie bags, mulled wine, prosecco, mince pies, chocolate treats and macarons – not to […]

 
16th November, 2016

Exeter Christmas Market by train

Exeter Christmas Market starts this Saturday (19th November). Forget traffic and parking – take the train direct from Exmouth to Exeter Central and enjoy. The market – which is going ahead despite the recent fire at the Royal Clarence Hotel – is made up of more than 80 wooden chalets on Cathedral Green, offering continental […]