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Speak Cornish Week

This week is Speak Cornish Week!

This year’s theme is Prag na? (Why not?)

So I will be inflicting on you practicing my Cornish all this week! 64 more words


Cornish Stuff TV: Will you speak some Cornish this week? Prag na? It's Speak Cornish Week!

A week of events is being held to make the Cornish language accessible to all – whatever their ability. People can try some Kernewek by going to an event where the Celtic tongue is being used, design a poster or a meme, make a film or take a photo using it. 205 more words


Why Tylda?

Tylda n.m
plural: tyldys, tyldow
Cornish word meaning tent.

Source: Cornishdictionary.org.uk

I have to be honest. I am not a Cornish speaker. However I hope that my daughter will be. 176 more words


Don’t deny us our global Celtic identity says Grand Bard of Cornwall

“Launceston has a proud place in Cornwall’s story. It is the historic capital of Cornwall and the castle was built by Brian of Brittany, the Breton knight who became the first Earl of Cornwall following the Norman Conquest. 557 more words


Govt Criticised by National Minority Report –  should be Tick Box on Census, No Devonwall, proper devolution and cash for language 

The people who monitor how the government is doing since they gave us National Minority status have issued their first report – and as expected the Govt have been heavily criticised when it comes to Cornwall… 1,637 more words


5 Reasons Why I Felt Proud to be Cornish on St Piran's Day

Why do Cornish folk get even more patriotic on St Piran’s Day? Well, Saint Piran was one of the patron saints of Cornwall; the patron saint of tin miners to be exact. 835 more words


Row erupts over our MPs attitude to Cornish Culture and how to spend £100k - Grand Bard: "I'm not entirely impressed..."

“Cornishness is for life, not just St.Piran’s Day”

This week, as we await the first report on how the UK government has responded to giving Cornwall National Minority Status, a row is erupting over use of a new £100k fund for Cornish Culture, the attitude of our MPs and how they are representing Cornwall up the line. 676 more words