St Piran’s Day Holiday: Debate Denied

April 4, 2011

A Councillor’s motion calling on Cornwall Council to debate asking the (UK) government to create a public holiday on St Piran’s day was refused yesterday. Chair of Cornwall Council, Cllr. Pat Rowe, said that the debate would not go ahead because of `resource

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National Day: An Important Symbol Of Identity and Pride

February 17, 2011

The Celtic League has urged authorities in Cornwall to realise the value in national, cultural and economic terms of creating a St Piran’s Day National holiday. Speaking to the Western Morning News the League Director of Information referred to National holidays in other

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