Category Archives: News Bits

Kernow has the blues again

General Election for the UK Parliament, 8 June 2017 The Conservative Party has again made a clean sweep of all 6 electorates in Cornwall in the early election, though the…

No, we never said we would, and it is all your fault anyway!

No, we never said we would, and it is all your fault anyway!  Lies, weasel words, and Cornish language funding. In April this year the UK Government ceased direct funding…

Cornwall is OUT!

Thursday’s dramatic and historic referendum on the member state United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK) leaving the European Union (EU) has resulted in an OUT vote in…

No to breaching our border for Parliament

Cornwall Council today voted overwhelmingly to support a proposal to lobby central government to amend the Parliamentary and Voting System Act 2011 to ensure that a cross-Tamar ‘Devonwall’ parliamentary seat…

“Historic site consent process unfit for purpose” says Grand Bard

Speaking at the Proclamation Ceremony announcing St Keverne as the site of the 2016 Open Gorsedh, the newly installed Grand Bard Telynor an Weryn (Dr Merv Davey) evoked one of…

Tom Reilly and the Swaggers win Kan Rag Kernow 2016

Keslowena / Congratulations! to Tom Reilly and The Swaggers who performed ‘Lugh Glow’ (which refers to the hard life of a miner) in the Cornish language. These winners of this…

Kan rag Kernow 2016 coming up

Kan rag Kernow (Song for Cornwall) is the annual event to choose a song to represent Cornwall in the Celtavision contest at the upcoming Pan Celtic festival in Ireland. This…

Gorsedh Kernow names 20 new Bards

Archivists, Cornish language speakers and, arguably, Cornwall’s funniest of funny men are among 20 people from across Cornwall and beyond who will be welcomed as new bards of Gorsedh Kernow…

Kernow turned Blue, or perhaps only 43% Blue?

Last week’s general election for the Westminster Parliament has resulted in a clean sweep of the 6 seats for the Tories (Conservative & Unionist Party). The once strong Cornish liberal…

MK Party Broadcast for UK Elections

MK Party Broadcast for UK Elections The Mebyon Kernow – the Party for Cornwall, election video, highlighting policies to put Cornwall first in politics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4ap8deU-6c This is the video the…