Gool Peran Lowen! Happy St Piran’s Day Some of the events taking place on March 5th 2014, St Piran’s day in Cornwall. 09.30 Penzance, St Johns for 10.15 Procession from Causway Head, “St Piran in the Parc” Morrab Gardens mid morning 10.00 Porthleven, at “Gartul” (Courtesy of Pru and Andrew Bell) Flag Raising and Cornish […]
Tweet Bus ‘Buy Cornish’ #BuyCornish
Bledhen Nowyth Da! meaning Happy New Year in the Cornish language.
Tweet Bus has been travelling to Cornish towns with Superfast Cornwall visiting businesses already connected to Superfast Broaband. See all the photos.
The School Census, the annual statutory survey by schools of the ethnicity of schoolchildren shows that the number of children recorded as Cornish in Cornwall increased from 40.9% to 46% between 2011 and 2013 as follows: 2011: 40.9% 2012: 43.2% 2013: 46% READ MORE
Loe Bar viewed from the Lizard side of the beach. The water on the right is the Looe, Cornwall’s largest lake, the Bar is the flint shingle bank that separates the sea from the lake. Until the 13th Century the ocean was joined to Helston’s river Cobar and boats sailed up it to Helston harbour. […]
Carn Brea castle, near Camborne. The Castle was built as a hunting lodge by the Bassett family in the late 1700s. The setting is on one of Cornwall’s highest points, which is circled by an Iron Age Hill Fort.
Q Fund event to highlight Cornish literature, raise money and enjoy an evening with a unique assembly of writers and performers. Mylor Theatre, Truro, Monday 7th October 2013.
This year’s Boscastle Food, Art and Craft Festival will be taking place on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October 2013. James Strawbridge, TV chef, sustainable living expert and co-star of The Hungry Sailors will be opening the Festival.
Although the forecast was grim, the eleventh Newquay Fish Festival saw mainly blue skies and sunshine. Check out the photos and Tweets sent out live.
The eleventh Newquay Fish Festival takes place on September 6th 7th and 8th.
RAF St Mawgan 70th Anniversary Proms in the Park on Saturday 7th September
‘As well be shot as be starved‘ a community play based on St Austell Bread Riots 1847
Bodmin Riding and Heritage Day Bodmin Riding is a celebration unique to the town. Featuring in parts some of the town’s history and some myths surrounding the beast which is chased by the Helliers, a posse of young men dedicated to pursuing and capturing the Beast. Throughout the morning they can be seen chasing the Beast through the town. […]
Crowdfunder helps fund a number of projects, big or small, that aim to change the world a little or a lot. Since their launch in 2010, the Crowdfunder network has raised over £500,000 for great ideas, people and projects. Crowdfund Cornwall is the only regional Crowd Fund indicative.
Three glorious warm sunny days saw crowds flocking to the Royal Cornwall show 4000 more people through the gates than last year.
The final RTTS took place in Newquay over the Bank Holiday weekend, Run to the sun has been held in Newquay since 1987. Here’s a few images from the show and shine.