Guest speaker at Falmouth Bay Residents’ Association’s annual general meeting at the end of the month will be John Hick, chairman of the Falmouth Tall Ships Association.

Mr Hick, who is also chairman of the Falmouth Business Improvement District, will tell of the arrangements for this year’s Tall Ships Regatta being held in Falmouth in August.

The AGM will be held at the Membly Hall Hotel at 2.30pm on January 26. Also expected to attend are Falmouth’s MP Sarah Newton, town mayor Geoffrey Evans and the Arwenack ward’s neighbourhood beat manager PC Andy Hocking, as well as town and county councillors.