Australian Census 2011 – Yes, the Cornish count!

It is now Australia’s Census time, and yes the Cornish need to be counted! Cornish born, or with Cornish men or women in your ancestry? Now is the time to…

Will St Piran’s Day become a Cornish national bank holiday?

A petition to Cornwall Council for St Piran’s Day, Gol Peran, the 5th March, to become a Duchy-wide official holiday was started by the Celtic League in February this year…

[Celtic Council of Australia] Census 2011 – The Celts want to be counted!

It is Census Time in Australia, and the Celts want to be counted! That’s what the Celtic Council of Australia (CCA) is saying for an estimated six and a half…

[Celtic League] Kernow branch to meet Natural England

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE KERNOW BRANCH TO MEET NATURAL ENGLAND The Kernow branch of the Celtic League has been invited to attend a meeting with Natural England to discuss…

Pasty treat for the Cornish in NSW Australia

The Cornish Association of New South Wales  in Australia are having a special Cornish Fayre Day on Saturday 23 July, 2011. A Pasty making demonstration and workshop (up to 12…

Policing in Cornwall may be even more from ‘up country’

In a ConDem government move than would further distance policing of Cornwall from the community of the Duchy, the UK Government’s so-called Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill is at…

NZ Cornish Association updates (July, 2011)

NZ Cornish Association’s Treasurer Jean Harry, who for many years also compiled the newsy and almost in-the-family style newsletters, has now handed over to Nick Bartle (NZCA Pres) as Editor.  …

[Mebyon Kernow]: Lance Dyer to stand in Truro by-election

Mebyon Kernow – The Party for Cornwall is seeking your support in the Truro by-election for Boscawen Ward. Nominations closed on 24 June, 2011 and our party candidate is  Mr…

Craig Weatherhill: Sacred Stones v Sacred Cows (Saving Penwith Moors)

IF someone took a wrecking ball to the Tower of London, there’d be an uproar, and rightly so. But, in West Cornwall, an unelected quango moves in and, in spite…