Black Friday!!

Black friday sale posterThis Friday (25th November) our St Austell, Penzance and Penryn shops will be hosting a massive sale for Black Friday, all items in the shop only 50p!!! That is right, only 50p per item for 1 day only!!! Go Grab some bargains!!!!

Our St Austell Furniture shop will also have some special offers on for Black Friday too, so pop in there to make sure you don’t miss out on some amazing items at bargain prices!!

Christmas Fayre on The Moor – Falmouth

Christmas Fayre Poster 2On Monday 12th December, Tanya’s Courage Trust are taking over The Moor in Falmouth. We will be inside the Marquee with lots of Stalls from local traders, Tombola, Santa’s Grotto, Mulled Wine, Mince Pies , Flicka Foundation will be attending with their donkeys, we will also have some live entertainment from local performers, such as choirs, singers etc. We will be bringing the Christmas Spirit to Falmouth from 10am until 6pm. We hope to see lots of you there enjoying our special Christmas Fayre.

Christmas Fayre at St Stephens

PosterOn Monday 19th December we will be holding a Christmas Fayre in The Brannel Room in St Stephen. The Fayre will be open from 10am until 4pm. We hope to see you there.

Dog Show and Children’s Mini Olympics

Dog Show Poster 2016 resizedWe are all set for our annual Fun Dog Show this August, only this time with the added extra of the Children’s Mini Olympics.

The event being held at Par Events Field on 21st August. Registration for the dog show is from 10am and judging will start at 11am, classes are £1 per dog per class. The Children’s Mini Olympics is due to start around 3pm (depending on the dog show) and there will be 5 races, with 5 different classes and it is just £1 per child to enter.

There will be a bouncy castle, stalls and food available too, so it will be a great day out for all the family.

Hope to see lots of you there.

Time to Bake

bake off proof (1)We are very excited about our new event taking place on 24th September. We are holding our first ever baking competition. The event will be held at Probus Village Hall, and the classes are: Best Victoria Sponge, Best Tray Bake,  Best Loaf Cake, Best Cupcakes, Decorated Showstopper, Best Junior Bake (under 16), Best Biscuits, Best Pastry and Best Bread.

Entry is free, however the entries will be used after judging to be sold to raise funds for the charity.

Judging starts at 12:30 and afternoon tea will be from 1:30pm. We will also have a raffle on the day.

Hope to see lots of you there.

Part Time Job Vacancy

Assistant Charity Shop Manager in our Penryn Store
3 Days per week 9 to 5
For an application form please email
Closing date 24th June 2016

Celebrating Volunteer Week

We are taking part in the Big Celebration of Volunteers Week set up by NCVO, each of our shops will be doing their own celebration and certificate presentation to all of our volunteers. We are committed to recognising the hard work that our volunteers do to help us continue to achieve our objectives.

If you are interested in becoming involved in volunteering for our charity, please click the Get in Touch Page and we will be more than happy to welcome you to our ever growing team.volunteers-week-2016-logo

10 Year Anniversary Celebration Ball

Tanya’s Courage is celebrating it’s tenth anniversary at the Altantic Hotel, Newquay on Saturday 20th February (starts 7pm) Tickets are £35 to include: 3-course meal, live entertainment  - “Not the Beatles” & Jesters Roadshow – with disco, raffle and auction.

Tickets can be booked through Cornish Riviera Box Office on 01726 879500 (

10% discount for a table of ten; 10% discount on staying at the hotel if attending the Ball.Tanya's Courage Ball Poster (569x800)

Tanya’s Courage Christmas Market: Sunday 22nd November, 10am-3pm

Exhibition Hall, Kingsley Village, Fraddon;

We are delighted to have a Hall full of stalls selling all manner of Christmas goods and treats, including: Wreaths & decorations, Hand-made jewellery, Craft stationery, Push scooters & skateboards, Confectionery, Pickles & jams, Health, beauty & well-being products, Pre-loved toys & gifts and much, much more!

Bouncy Castle, Santa’s Grotto and Tombola.  50p entrance (with free entry into raffle); Children FREE.

We thank Kingsley Village for supporting Tanya’s Courage, raising funds for young people with cancer.

Charlestown Christmas Shopping Weekend

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th November, 11am-4pm.

The Old Workshop, Charlestown: Sail Loft Emporium; Cscape Art; The Craft Kiln, Cornish Crafts.

Visit the historic port of Charlestown (St Austell), star of Film and TV, for that special gift – Arts, Crafts, Antiques, Collectables.

Competitions and other fundraising festivities supported by Bouncyland Amusements.  Barbeque, Cake Stall, Tombola, Mulled wine & Mince pies; Santa’s Grotto; Bouncy Castle.

We thank the Old Workshop for helping raise funds for Tanya’s Courage, supporting young people with cancer.