Category Archives: Communiqués

Answers Sought Over the Future of Cornish Language Provision

The Celtic League were represented at a meeting of Cornish language groups this afternoon (Sunday 5th July) who came together to discuss changes to the structure of the way Cornwall…

Holyer an Gof 2015 Award winners announced

Gorsedh Kernow has announced the winners of the annual Holyer an Gof competition at a prestigious Awards ceremony held on Tuesday 14th July, 2015 at Waterstones of Truro. Established and…

Vale Joy Stephenson

“The Western Morning News has published a tribute to Joy Stephenson and it is reproduced below. Cornish author and bard, Joy Stevenson, who promoted dialect throughout her life, with talks,…

Statement – By Andrew George – former MP

STATEMENT BY ANDREW GEORGE (Former MP for the West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Constituency of St Ives 1997-2015) Liberal Democrat Candidate in the Constituency May 2015 THANK YOU Thank…

As the political map of Kernow goes ‘Blue’ the shock is almost tangible

A message from the Convener of the Kernow Branch Celtic League and Assistant General Secretary of the Celtic League: “I and many others watched with horror as the outline of…

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…

Anti Cornish Bigotry in Western Daily Press

Cowetha I refer to the following article written by Chris Rundle on 11th March, 2015. http://www.westerndailypress.co.uk/…/story-26150…/story.html 1. Rundle is vociferously anti Cornish. In the same newspaper, this so called South…

Impact assessment on Cornish minority by Cornwall Council development plans

Freedom of Information Act 2000 request – Cornish Minority Impact Assessment The Cornwall Branch of the Celtic League has written to the Principal Officer at Cornwall Council Planning Department and…

The Changing Room go to Derry

The battle to establish a Cornish representative at the International Pan Celtic Festival in Doire (Derry, Northern Ireland) for 2015 was won by Looe-based folk band: The Changing Room, which…

Gorsedh Kernow marks a publishing milestone

“We must return occasionally to the wellspring and remind ourselves of the ideas and principles which informed our founding fathers” said the late John Bolitho, Jowan an Cleth, former Grand…