Category Archives: Communiqués

1,200 year old skeletons found at St Piran’s Oratory, Cornwall

Skeletons uncovered during last year’s excavation of St Piran’s Oratory, Perranporth have been dated to around 800 AD.  This nationally significant discovery confirms an early Christian presence at the site…

Kernow: Historic Deal?

KERNOW ‘HISTORIC DEAL’ The Westminster Government has agreed an historic ‘new deal’ for Cornwall which will give new control over services which are delivered in Cornwall. Following much preparation and…

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…