Due to the ongoing Coronavirus situation it is difficult to plan Events. Please keep checking for further information.
Devon & Cornwall Area of NAFAS Calendar of Events, download here
Event Details Form - Please complete the downloadable form and return to
Event Title : JDS&E Workshop with Jayne Edmonds
Date : Thursday 13th May / Friday 14th May 10am - 12noon
Venue : via Zoom
Event Details : Fabric and Flowers
Tickets :2 places available from Gill Casey, download Worksheet
Contact : Gill Casey
Event Title : Mayflower 400 Plymouth
Date : Thurs 3rd June - Wed 9th June, 9am - 4pm (please check church website for service times)
Venue : The Minster Church St Andrew, Royal Parade, Plymouth
Event Details : The Minster Church of St Andrew is staging a second exhibition of the beautiful quilts that were exhibited in September last year with so many more wonderful displays to see in this event including floral displays and more beautiful creations from the Plymouth Calligraphy
Also on display will be copies of two of the original drawings of the stunning stained glass windows designed by John Piper and created by Patrick Reyntiens. Visitors will be able to compare the original drawings by the artist with the finished windows.
Entry to the exhibition is free but donations to be shared between UNICEF and The Alzheimer’s Society will be welcomed.
Teas and Coffees will be available. Due to social distancing it will be necessary to limit the number of people in the church at any one time, so there may be a short time to wait. Visitors will be asked to wear a face covering while inside the church.
Tickets : Entry to the exhibition is free but donations to be shared between UNICEF and The Alzheimer’s Society will be welcomed.
Contact : Download Flyer here for further information
Event Title : National Chairmans Challenge
May - "May Day Celebrations"
Date : now until midnight Saturday 20th May 2021
Venue : Anywhere!
Event Details : One entry per club. Please send the original full resolution photograph for the title "May Day Celebrations". A panel of judges (one national and one area judge (both from Devon & Cornwall Area)) will judge the photos from each club and select one to submit to NAFAS. The winning entry will be given a £10 Garden Gift Voucher. All the photographs sent in from Devon & Cornwall clubs will appear on our website.
June- Wedding time. July- Happy holidays.
August-A Picnic on the beach. September –Back to school. October-Here comes autumn.
November Remember, remember the 5th of November.
Event Title : Pre-National Assessment and National Demonstrators Test
Date : Tuesday 7th September 2021 and Wednesday 8th September 2021
Venue : St. Barnabas Church Hall, Stroud Road, Gloucester GL1 5LJ
by kind permission of the Three Counties and South Wales Area of NAFAS.
Event Details : Pre-National Assessment and National Demonstrators Test
Tickets :All tickets from the Test that were originally scheduled for 21st and 22nd April 2021 in Cheshire will be refunded. If there is a future option of purchasing tickets for September 2021, these transactions should take place after 1st April 2021. Further details will be released, as and when there is any information on regulations regarding social gatherings after the end of lockdown.
Contact : visit www.nafas.org.uk for more information
Event Title : Fundraiser for Devon & Cornwall Area Show
Date : Friday 19th November, doors open 11am
Venue : Launceston Town Hall, PL15 7AR
Event Details : Fundraising Event for Devon & Cornwall Area Show
"Friendship and Flowers" with Alison Penno
Morning coffee and cake, light lunches, plant market, cake stalls, preloved scarves, jewellery, handbags and craft stalls / Raffle
Tickets : £10 includes coffee on arrival, cheques payable to "Devon and Cornwall Area Show". Please include an SAE
Contact : Lin Banfield ( or mobile 07968 268 677)
Event Title : Devon & Cornwall Area Show
Date : Thursday 7th – Friday 8th April 2022
Venue : The Park House Centre, Bude
Event Details : Devon & Cornwall Area of NAFAS Area Show
More details of the event will be coming soon.