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A History of Truro Heritage Walk

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When is it on?

Mondays & Fridays

What time is it on?

10:00 am
– 11:30 am

Event information:

Join Bert Biscoe on one of his popular walking tours and find out more about Our Great Little City.  

Journey through Truro town, with a focus on the history and characters of Cornwall’s capital.

Join poet and historian Bert Biscoe for a choice of two walking tours  of Truro:

  • Mondays & Fridays 10am  –  (approx 1hr  30 min)

To book – Please book via our Visitor information office – Email – tic@truro.gov.uk / 01872 274555 or in person

  • Meeting point – Outside Visit Truro Visitor Information Centre, 30 Boscawen Street, Truro, TR3 6PW
  • Closest Parking – Old Bridge Street – Short stay or Garras Wharf car park long stay
  • Closest Park & Ride – Quay Street
  • Cost £7.50 per person. Children are free of charge (please note these tours are aimed at 12 yrs and over)

Pre-booking is advised.

About Bert 

Bert Biscoe is a poet, songwriter, local councillor and historian. He is a Bard of Gorsedh Kernow. His bardic name is Vyager gans Geryow. He represented Truro for over 20 years on Cornwall Council, and held a range of offices, from Chairman of the Board of Cornwall Enterprise Co to Cabinet member for different portfolios .

To listen to a reading of Bert’s poetry, click here.

Private tours and talks can be arranged in advance, please email: visittruro@truro.gov.uk

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