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'Charge your glasses' for the start of the Tall Ships Regatta

Falmouth Packet:

12:02pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Ships' captains will be welcomed to the port at a Captains' Dinner at the Falmouth Hotel on the first day of the regatta when glasses of fizz will be handed out on arrival thanks to sponsorship by St Austell Brewery.

Biggest tall ship pulls out of regatta after sinking tug in Denmark

Falmouth Packet:

9:00am Monday 18th August 2014

The Russian four-masted barque Kruzenshtern has been forced |to pull out of the Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta after it was involved in the sinking of a tug |in the Danish port of Esbjerg |last week.

Tall Ships crew day supported by Falmouth businesses

Falmouth Packet:

11:02am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Local organisations have confirmed support for the crew activity day being held on Gyllyngvase Beach as part of the Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta’s shoreside programme.

Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta calls for volunteers

Falmouth Packet:

11:42am Wednesday 30th July 2014

The Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta is just four weeks away and with tens of thousands of people expected to flock to the town an appeal has gone out for the last of the volunteers who will help visitors get the most out of the four day event.

Final preparations underway for Falmouth Tall Ships

Falmouth Packet: Tall Ships Logo 2014 (Read-Only).jpg

10:29am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Final arrangements are being put in place for the Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta which takes place from August 28 to 31, with CORMAC being the latest organisation to confirm support for the event.

Display will ensure Falmouth Tall Ships goes out with a bang

Falmouth Packet:

11:20am Sunday 13th July 2014

Falmouth is preparing to welcome 47 tall ships and sail training vessels from around the world for four days of celebrations, entertainment and festivities from 28th to 31st August this year.

Countdown to Falmouth Tall Ships in single figures

Falmouth Packet: Countdown to Falmouth Tall Ships in single figures

10:15am Wednesday 25th June 2014

WITH just nine weeks to go until the port welcomes a fleet of 47 vessels and an estimated 100,000 people for the Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta, organisers have confirmed the event is on budget and on track to deliver a weekend to remember.

Young children prepare for Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta

Falmouth Packet: Young children prepare for Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta

3:10pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Young people from all over the UK are gearing up for an exciting challenge this summer as they countdown to the start of the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta, which takes place from August 28 to September 9.

Councillors support 'big bang' events during Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta

Falmouth Packet: Greenwich tall ship visits for Tall Ship Regatta countdown

10:16am Wednesday 4th June 2014

Falmouth councillors are supporting plans to lay on a host of activities and entertainment in the town during this summer’s Tall Ships Regatta, but unusually questioned why the shut down time was so early.

Second vessel over 100m signs up for Falmouth Tall Ships

Falmouth Packet: Second vessel over 100m signs up for Falmouth Tall Ships

10:34am Wednesday 28th May 2014

There are now two vessels over 100 metres long which will be arriving in Falmouth for this summer’s Tall Ships Regatta following the announcement that the Polish sail training ship Dar Mlodziezy, pictured, has signed up.

Tall Ships storytelling project goes ahead after funding

Falmouth Packet: Tall Ships storytelling project goes ahead after funding

12:14pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

The Big Art and Storytelling Tall Ships Project has been awarded funding from The Arts Council and local arts funding body FEAST.

Excited about the return of Tall Ships to Falmouth? VIDEO

Falmouth Packet: Focus on tall ships. The Stavros S Niarchos

3:17pm Thursday 15th May 2014

Are you looking forward to the return of the spectacular tall ships to Falmouth. Here is a video to whet your appetite.

MP's walk raises awareness of Tall Ships charity Turn to Starboard

Falmouth Packet: MP's walk raises awareness of Tall Ships charity Turn to Starboard

9:46am Wednesday 14th May 2014

Truro and Falmouth MP Sarah Newton walked across her constituency this weekend, raising money to enable locally based charity Turn to Starboard to take part in the 2014 Falmouth to Greenwich Tall Ships race.

Volunteers ready for 'essential' Falmouth Tall Ships role

Falmouth Packet: Chance to sail on a spectacular tall ship!

9:50am Saturday 10th May 2014

Falmouth Tall Ships events have always received tremendous support from volunteers willing to be the essential link between the ships and the port during their visit.

Mission sees 'nationalities coming together' during Tall Ships

Falmouth Packet: Penny Phillips outside the Flying Angel Centre

11:12am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE volunteers at the Falmouth branch of the Mission to Seafarers are preparing for what is sure to be their busiest week in years when the port welcomes crews from around the world for the Tall Ships Regatta this summer.

Two winners of Tall Ships 'trip of a lifetime'

Falmouth Packet: Two winners of Tall Ships 'trip of a lifetime'

3:51pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

The BT Cornwall Tall Ships “win a trip of a lifetime” competition has been won by Dave Townsend from Cornwall and Sam Newton from Birmingham who will set sail as trainee crew, experiencing all aspects of life on board from deck hand to galley slave.

Hundreds line up for 'unique' Tall Ships event

Falmouth Packet: Hundreds line up for 'unique community event' in Falmouth

11:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

More than 40 teachers representing 34 schools across Cornwall were among the first wave to sign up for the Tall Ships' Big Art and Storytelling competition at a launch held at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall.

Focus on Tall Ships: Luxury Gulden Leeuw to visit

Falmouth Packet: Focus on Tall Ships: Luxury Gulden Leeuw to visit

7:00am Saturday 15th February 2014

The former Danish government ship Gulden Leeuw is the third to be featured in our series profiling some of the vessels due in port for August’s Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta.

Focus on tall ships. The Stavros S Niarchos

Falmouth Packet: Focus on tall ships. The Stavros S Niarchos

12:50pm Thursday 13th February 2014

In the second of our series profiling some of the magnificent vessels confirmed as taking part in August’s Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta, we focus our attention on the Stavros S Niarchos.

Tall Ships Regatta reveals key support organisations

Falmouth Packet: Tall Ships supporter Pendennis Shipyard will provide the event's clothing

7:00am Wednesday 22nd January 2014

The Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta has revealed many of the organisations, ranging from shipyards to construction services, which will be supporting the event which runs from 28th to 31st August this year.

Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta announces the RNLI as the event’s nominated charity

Falmouth Packet: Falmouth tall ships 2008. Picture Joke Snell

6:40pm Thursday 9th January 2014

Organisers of the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta have selected the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) as the nominated charity for the 2014 event in Falmouth, which takes place from August 28-31.

Falmouth Harbour Commissioners set to welcome back Tall Ships to port in 2014

Falmouth Packet: Falmouth Based Tall Ships Eda Frandsen will take part in Regatta

1:01pm Monday 2nd December 2013

Falmouth Harbour Commissioners will again be welcoming Tall Ships to Falmouth in August next year for the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta.

2014 Tall Ships Regatta has the full support of Falmouth Town Council

Falmouth Packet: Members of Falmouth Town Working Group at Falmouth Town Council

4:02pm Monday 25th November 2013

Falmouth Town Council fully on board for 2014 Tall Ships Regatta Falmouth Town Council has long been a supporter of Tall Ships events in Falmouth and is one of the founding Official Partners of the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta in 2014.

Once in a lifetime opportunity to sign up as trainee crew for 2014 Tall Ships Regatta Falmouth

Falmouth Packet: Trainees on board a Tall Ships, Tall Ships Youth Trust

4:56pm Wednesday 20th November 2013

Cornwall Marine Network Seeks Crew for 2014 Tall Ships Regatta Falmouth based Cornwall Marine Network (CMN) has partnered with regatta organisers to offer young people from Cornwall a once in a lifetime chance to participate in next year’s Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Regatta by signing up to be a trainee member of the crew.

New website launched for the 2014 Tall Ships Regatta in Falmouth!

Falmouth Packet: Jaimie Sibert, Managing Director of 20/20 and Dave Tonkin, Head of Design at their Falmouth premises

4:31pm Wednesday 6th November 2013

www.falmouthtallships.co.uk - the essential website promoting all the Falmouth activities for the 2014 Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta was launched this week.

A&P is a major partner in the 2014 Tall Ships Regatta in Falmouth

4:38pm Wednesday 6th November 2013

A & P Falmouth Ltd was instrumental in attracting the Tall Ships Regatta to Falmouth and one of inaugural partners for the prestigious Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta, which begins with four days of celebrations in Falmouth from 28th to 31st August next year.

John Dyer appointed as the Falmouth Artist in Residence for the Tall Ships Regatta

Falmouth Packet: Image: Sam Groom, Festivals & Events Manager at Visit Cornwall,  John Dyer, Falmouth Artist in Residence and Jonathan Griffin, Director at National Maritime Museum Cornwall

4:34pm Wednesday 6th November 2013

John Dyer appointed as the Falmouth Artist in Residence for the Tall Ships Regatta Internationally acclaimed local artist John Dyer has been appointed as the Falmouth Artist in Residence for the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta in 2014.

BT steps up to sponsor Tall Ships

Falmouth Packet: BT steps up to sponsor Tall Ships

3:00pm Wednesday 11th September 2013

BT Cornwall has been announced as the principal sponsor for the Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta taking place in Falmouth next year.

Sponsors needed for Falmouth Tall Ships regatta

Falmouth Packet: Sponsors needed for Falmouth Tall Ships regatta

1:00pm Thursday 1st August 2013

Preparations are underway for the Falmouth – Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta, the largest international sailing event in the South West in 2014. Organisers are looking for Event Sponsors to play a critical role in the success of this exciting event.

Packet media announced as Tall Ships 2014 media partner

Falmouth Packet: Sealing the deal are Packet news editor Emma Ferguson, Packet editor Paul Armstrong, the chairman of Falmouth Tall Ships Association John Hick and Sam Groom, festival and events manager at Visit Cornwall

11:09am Wednesday 24th July 2013

The official title for the Regatta has been revealed as ‘Falmouth – Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta’ and the Packet Media, publishers of Packet newspapers, has been officially announced as the Falmouth media partner for next year’s Tall Ships event.



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