Cornwall: League Secretary To Shred TV Licence In BBC Protest

August 9, 2010

A Cornish campaigner will publically shred his television licence outside of the BBC studios in Cornwall next month in an attempt to encourage the BBC to reflect the “true nature” of Cornwall. Branch Secretary of the Celtic League, Mike Chappell, will hold a

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Kernow: Disquiet Over Boundary Changes

July 26, 2010

Cornwall’s main nationalist party expressed its anger yesterday over the possibility of having a cross Tamar constituency imposed on the people of Cornwall. At the behest of the UK government, the Boundary Commission has been asked to look at merging existing parliamentary constituencies

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Cornwall Is A Country AGM Tells BBC

July 25, 2010

Cornwall is a Country not a `County’! That is the message from the Celtic League AGM held this weekend on the Isle of Man to the BBC. Cornish delegates successfully moved a resolution calling on the BBC is drop the use of the

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Graffiti: Will Cornish Cops Mimic Ham-fisted Approach Of Manx Colleagues

July 15, 2010

It has been reported that a series of slogans have recently been daubed across Cornwall calling for `Home Rule’ and `Freedom’. Some of the slogans also say `An Gof’ which is the name of a Cornish Liberation Group which was active in the

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One And All: Speaking Out With A Cornish Voice

July 15, 2010

A new Celtic Cornish radio programme is set to go live at 1000 hrs BST on Monday 19th July, 2010 and initially to broadcast for an hour weekly although it may extend at a later date. Entitled `One and All – Speaking out

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Tamar Bridge Poll Response

June 21, 2010

The Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee have responded to the League’s request for information following toll increases on the Tamar Bridge out of Cornwall and several complaints about the increases to the branch from members. The League also wrote to the

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Cornwall: League Congratulate Cornwall On Framework Initiative

June 10, 2010

The Branch Secretary of the Celtic League in Kernow has written to Cornwall Council congratulating them on the publication of their recent Equality and Diversity Framework. The Framework – published in March 2010 – is the first publication of its type produced by

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Cornwall: National Trust Campaign Update

June 10, 2010

The National Trust (NT) has announced to the Celtic League that it will be shortly drafting a position statement on using the Cornish language on signs in its Cornish properties. The development seems to be a revision of its previous position, as outlined

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CENSUS WILL SIDELINE CORNISH IDENTITY ISSUE 1-2-2010

February 1, 2010

The proposed 2011 census form has now been published, which gives the Welsh people its own tick box for the first time. In addition to the separate Welsh tick box in question 15 – relating to national identity – there are two separate

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