The Organisation for those who love Cornwall
'Kuntellewgh an brewyon eus gesys na vo kellys travyth'
(Gather up the fragments that are left that nothing be lost)
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St Just & St Mawes
Cornwall Heritage Trust
Saturday 5th September 2020: Last day for receipt of AGM Nominations
Saturday 3rd October 2020: AGM / Autumn General Meeting at Lys Kernow
Friday 30th October 2020: Winter Festival at Lowender Peran at Hotel Bristol, Newquay (Banner Bearers)
Thursday 17th December: Cornish Carol Service at Truro Cathedral (Banner Bearers)
2021: Recorders’ Meeting
2021: Summer Festival (Banner Bearers)
2021: Gorsedh Kernow (Banner Bearers)
2021: Last day for receipt of AGM Nominations
2021: AGM / Autumn General Meeting
2021: Winter Festival (Banner Bearers)
We wish you a warm welcome to the
Kernow Goth website
Kernow bys vyken
Kernow Goth Interest Groups
Here are the links to the new Kernow Goth Interest Groups
If you are interested in coordinating further Cornish topics as a “Kernow Goth Interest Group” or wishes to discuss the project further please contact email@example.com
MARCHING TO A DIFFERENT DRUM
A novel by Tony Mansell about the so-called English Civil War covering events in Cornwall and involving the Cornish Army.
Please click here to read it for free! Thank you Tony
Also St Ives are offering Free Entry to their Museum to Old Cornwall Socities,
click here for information or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A project about the Cornish miners going to India, a little known piece of history which the Rowan Tree have worked on last year in a research project linking music from the two areas. Funding from our affiliate organisation Cornwall Heritage Trust. For details please click here
Regrettably we have deemed it sensible to cancel the event.
For details of your local Society, their programme and contacts, please click the link to their individual page, see below
The Celtic Spirit of Cornwall
“Be proud to be Cornish”, says the Grand Bard of Cornwall.
Click here to read the press release from Gorsedh Kernow for Pirantide
Click here to read the Grand Bard's speech
CORNISH STORY is an initiative created with the vision to promote a greater knowledge of Cornwall and the Cornish Diaspora overseas.Unique, exclusive stories and films are combined with articles relating to all aspects of Cornish culture in the past and present.
To read about some of Cornwall's Smaller Villages, please click here
DIGIKOOSTICA! - The open mic sessions are suspended but you can enjoy a video version. Please click for Episode 6
Tywardreath Priory Timeline: Many members will have enjoyed Roger Smith's Tywardreath Priory talk; click here to see the results of his research so far.Roger is happy to receive comments and further information by email to email@example.com
A Treat for everyone missing their Cornish shouts - click here to listen to the St Piran's Day Shout recorded at The Countryman at Piece on 6 March 2016.
Has your Old Cornwall Society been impacted financially by Covid-19? Certainly those with museums will be unable to open for some time. If so please see https://businesscornwall.co.uk/news-by-industry/public-sector-news-categories/2020/04/early-support-for-creative-sector/ where you may be able to obtain some help
Miracle Mondays: Miracle Theatre are making one of their wonderful plays available each month online. This month is "The Case of the Frightened Lady" - go to youtube.com and search for Miracle Theatre
Poster courtesy of Devon & Cornwall Record Society
April Update from our President, Karin Easton, please click here
Gorsedh Kernow Press Release, 19 May 2020, please click here
Tyskennow Kernow is a new platform for films and programmes made in and about Cornwall and the Cornish language. Please click here for 105 videos for your enjoyment, enlightenment and inspiration.