Category Archives: Cornish Heritage

Croust Time in Truro, Kernow 25.3.2011

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Yes you can !

Census poster A4 yellow

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Cornish Flag flying over Torres de Paine

Lee Hodges, Falmouth man, went to South America sending this picture flying the Cornish Flag. “Had an 8 day hike in Torres de Paine which is near the bottom of Chile.  The hike was a real challenge with full packs … Continue reading

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Jim Wearne in Cornwall 7th March

THE COACHING INN presents: All the way from Chicago Illinois: the singing Bard JIM WEARNE. Singing favourite songs including: ♫ ‘This isn’t England ♫ ‘Mushy Peas’ ♫ ‘The Universal Game’ (a song celebrating the St Columb hurling!) Backed by local … Continue reading

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Cornish Pasty Copyright

The Guardian 22nd February 2011 Cornish pasty wins protected status from European commission Only pasties made in Cornwall to the traditional recipe can be labelled ‘Cornish pasties’ after a ruling from Brussels Tuesday 22 February 2011 13.58 GMT Cornish pasties … Continue reading

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Spargo’s Confession

Passionate patriot’s book is a cracking yarn full of originality and enthusiasm (c) Donald R Rawe 2010, 399 pages. — To claim that Donald Rawe is an ardent Cornishman would be a gross understatement. An articulate, passionate patriot and bard, … Continue reading

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Cornish Heritage launch new postage stamps

A sheet of 24 self-adhesive label add-on stamps at 25 Dinar each, 3.4 x 6.3 cm each approx., to make the point that Cornwall is a Duchy, not a County! The Cornish currency at the time of the creation of … Continue reading

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Charter celebrations

The anniversary of the The Charter of Pardon 1508. Five hundred and one years agoKing Henry VII of England granted the tinners of Kernow (Cornwall) a pardon for which they paid the sum of £1000. This charter is still legal today as … Continue reading

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