Casual Market Staff

Callington Town Council is always looking for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals to join our events team. Your role will be to help with the setting up and clearing away of the town market equipment and to assist with the operation of the event on the day.  Good rate of pay above minimum wage.

General duties will be preparing the site and erection and dismantling of equipment such as marquees and gazebos. There will be a need to assist with traffic management to ensure all stall holders arrive safely to their location and also helping to marshal throughout the day to give all of our visitors a wonderful experience here in Callington.

The market is due to take place on the first Sunday of every month with shifts available throughout the weekend.

For further information please contact Callington Town Council on 01579 384039 or alternatively email:

Plymouth Philharmonic Choir – Petite Messe Solennelle

On Saturday 6 July 2019 Plymouth Philharmonic Choir will perform

Petite Messe Solennelle by Rossini

at Plymouth Cathedral

at 7.30pm

Soloists are soprano Catherine Hamilton, alto Helen Haviland, tenor Andrew

Mackenzie-Wicks and bass Darren Jeffery

Tickets: £17 in advance, £19 on the door, £5 students and under 16s, to include drinks and nibbles; available from

Rossini described this setting of the Mass, written more than thirty years after his last opera, as one of his ‘sins of old age’. The composer had some fun with the title: the piece is neither small in scale nor solemn, but theatrical and joyous.







Carnival Bingo

The Lions Club of Callington invites you to


Friday 5th July

Callington Town Hall

Door open 7.00pm     Eyes down 8.00pm


Bringing Music to Life

8-12 July 2019

Budapest Cafe Orchestra

Callington Church

Tuesday 9th July 7.30pm

A high energy programme of music from Eastern Europe by the hilarious and brilliant BCO

5.00pm – BCO Workshop – 20 spaces available, all ages and instruments welcome, come and have fun!

Workshop – Tickets on the door:  Adults £8  Children £4   (book before 30th June £6/£3)

Concert – Tickets on the door:  Adults  £14   Children £7 (book before 30th June £12/£6)

For more information and bookings please visit

or call the box office on 07583 050 581

Tansys Golowan 2019


Midsummer Eve Bonfire

on the summit of Kit Hill

Saturday 22nd June from 8.30pm

Cornish music from Alison Davey, Community Singing

Traditional Ceremony at 10.00pm

Controlled parking with minibus access to the summit

For more information please contact Keith Shaw on 01579 370 344

Councillor vacancies

The Town Council has two vacancies for Councillors, one for the Callington Ward and the other for the Kelly Bray Ward.

For further details regarding the Notice of Vacancy, please refer to the notices below.

Councillor Vacancy – Callington Ward

Councillor Vacancy – Kelly Bray Ward

Annual Civic Service

Sunday 19th May 2019

St Mary’s Church, Callington

Procession starts from the Town Hall at 10.00am for the Church Service at 10.30am

Refreshments available in the Town Hall afterwards



NEW! – Check Booking availability

You can now check the availability of any room in the Town Hall complex prior to booking.  Click on the link below.  Once you have checked the availability of the room, please contact the Town Hall to complete the booking.

Are you interested in access to the countryside in Cornwall?

Cornwall Council and the Cornwall Countryside Access Forum are looking for people to help develop opportunities for public access to our countryside

We are looking for enthusiastic, committed people to help develop opportunities for public access to our countryside.  Cornwall Countryside Access Forum provides advice to Cornwall Council and other
appropriate bodies on how to make the countryside more accessible and enjoyable for open-air recreation, which also address social, economic and environmental issues.  Cornwall Council is responsible  for appointing members to  Cornwall Countryside Access  Forum and applications are
currently being sought from candidates for vacancies on the Forum which will become available from July 2019.

Successful candidates will be appointed for a period of 3 years.  Cornwall Council is required to
ensure that there is a balance of users, landowners and other interests on the Forum.  Public meetings of the Forum are held four times a year, generally on a Tuesday afternoon, although attendance at working
groups and site visits may also be necessary.  The appointments will be  effective from the Forum’s
Annual Meeting to be held on Tuesday, 30 July 2019.

Further details and an application form are available from:

Lynne Beardsmore, Representative of the Secretary to CCAF
Telephone 01579 341243
or visit
and download an application form

Closing date for applications is Friday 7 June 2019.

Further details and an application form are available from:

Lynne Beardsmore, Representative of the Secretary to CCAF
Telephone 01579 341243
or visit
and download an application form


Phone line issues – NOW RESOLVED

We are experiencing problems with our phone lines at present. If you need to get in touch with us please email or via this page.

We are working to get the line up and running as soon as possible.  Thank you for your co-operation.