Get your Santa suits at the ready! The Cornwall Hospice Care Santa Series is back and it’s better than ever! Join them, their partners Atkins Ferrie Wealth Management and the hundreds of Santa’s choosing to run, jog or walk these festive events in 4 locations: Wadebridge/Padstow, Truro, Falmouth and Helston.

Wadebridge/Padstow: 9th December 2017 10am

Starts at Bridge Bike Hire, Wadebridge, PL27 7AL

Choose to cycle the 5 mile route along the Camel Trail setting off from Wadebridge at 10am. But if cycling isn’t your thing you can take part in the Santa Run through the streets of Padstow starting at 1pm. Or if you’re feeling super pumped, do both!

Cycle or run only £12 adult / £7 child
Cycle & run £22 adult / £12 child
U5 free

Contact details for the “Santa Series” is Claire Lyden 01726 66868


Nothing signifies Christmas like houses sparkling with Christmas Lights!

This year Wadebridge Town Council are running a Christmas Lights Competition for the residents of Egloshayle Road.

If this competition proves successful, the Town Council will extend this to other areas of Wadebridge for 2018.

1st, 2nd and 3rd trophy will be awarded to those houses judged to have the best Christmas Lights display in Egloshayle Road with all entries receiving a Christmas Rosette for taking part.

Residents have until 5.00pm on Thursday 14 December 2017 to submit their entries.


Below you can find the entry form, terms and information. If you require a word version please request it via email -

PDF Entry Form & Terms (PDF)

PDF Information (PDF)

poster xmas lights comp


The newly elected Mayor for 2017/18 is Cllr Adrian Jones, with Cllr Dave Bassett as Deputy Mayor.

Congratulations to you both.