Condolence Books


A book of condolence will be opened in the Guildhall, Helston at 9am on Monday 12th September 2022. You can sign the books from 9am to 4pm, Monday to Friday until the day after the Queen's funeral. 

An online Book of Condolence for those who wish to leave messages is available on the Royal website:

Alternatively you can e-mail your message to or send your message to: Cornwall Lieutenancy Office, County Hall, Truro, TR1 3AY. 

A letter of condolence from the Mayor will be sent to the Private Secretary at Buckingham Palace. The letter will then be stored in the Royal Archives and the condolence books will be stored in the local archives for Helston.