More on Carn 162

October 10, 2015

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE A few days ago I gave a brief resume of the contents of the current issue of Carn our journal (see link): As I mentioned there’s lots more including an article on the two Welsh Poets T

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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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League General Secretary in Migrants Appeal to Leaders

September 6, 2015

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE The Secretary General of the Celtic League, Rhisiart Tal-e-bot, has written to the Irish government about the current migrant crisis. In his letter to An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, he applauds current efforts by the Irish Naval Service in

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League Call for Maritime Law Update as Bugaled Breizh is Remembered

January 18, 2015

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE The Secretary General of the Celtic League has used the anniversary of the sinking of the Bugaled Breizh to call for further improvements to both International and Domestic maritime law so that Submarine/MFV collisions will be avoided in

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Celtic League GS Urges Taoiseach to Act Over Torture Case

December 1, 2014

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE As the deadline for Ireland the reopen a ECtHR torture case, involving internees in the north of Ireland in the early 1970s, fast approaches the Celtic League General Secretary (GS) has written to the Taoiseach urging action. “A

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‘Manipulation’ and ‘Interference’ in Referendum Campaign UN Told

September 25, 2014

News from Celtic League The general secretary of the Celtic League has written to the new United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, expressing his concern over breaches to an international covenant during the run up to the Scottish

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Special Commission Meet to Discuss League’s Future

April 26, 2012

NEWS FROM THE CELTIC LEAGUE Special Commission Meet to Discuss League’s Future Members of a ‘Special Commission’ appointed at the Celtic League’s annual general meeting (AGM) in Alba (Scotland) last year met recently to discuss proposals about how the organisation should potentially develop

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GS Attacks Prince Charles Duchy Role

December 22, 2011

The General Secretary (GS) of the League has written about the unrivalled influence of the Duke of Cornwall in his column in the West Briton newspaper this month. Rhisiart Tal-e-bot argues that the Duke is able to exercise considerable power in Cornwall that

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