Kernow: Major Cornish Language Event Held

September 29, 2015

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE The second annual Cornish language research conference was held on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th September 2015 at the Tremough university campus in Penryn, Kernow (Cornwall). The event was hosted this year by the Institute of Cornish Studies,

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Early Year Workers Complete Cornish Language Course

August 6, 2015

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE The first group of early year’s workers to successfully complete a new university level course in the Cornish language in Cornwall passed with flying colours this month. The five Cornish Language Practice Early Years (CoLPEY) students took the

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Answers Sought Over the Future of Cornish Language Provision

July 6, 2015

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE 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 Council manages its Cornish language provision. Concern was

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‘The Cornish Research Landscape’ – Conference First for Cornish Language

October 12, 2014

News from Celtic League The first annual Cornish language research conference is being held this month in Redruth with contributors from across the globe presenting research papers on an eclectic and interesting mix of linguistic and sociolinguistic themes. The conference has been organised

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Cornish Language Nursery Appeal

October 30, 2013

NEWS FROM CELTIC LEAGUE Kernow Branch member, Mike Chappell, writes below about an appeal to raise funds to set up the first OfSTED registered Cornish language nursery in Cornwall. OfSTED is a government organisation that inspects schools and all nurseries in Cornwall need

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More Pledges Needed for Cornish Language Project

September 1, 2013

NEWS FROM CELTIC LEAGUE An online Cornish language radio programme is just under £1000 and four days away from meeting a £5000 fund raising target to build a new website to host the free downloadable podcasts that aim to boost fluency among speakers.

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Kernow: Funds for Preschool Donated

April 12, 2010

The Kernow Branch of the Celtic League has been actively raising funds for a bilingual Cornish language Saturday preschool that is the only one of its kind in Cornwall. The branch has been raising money among its membership and several branch members have

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