D-Day Memorial in Tremough Grotto

How do you keep the troops busy when they are camped in Penryn waiting for D-day? Well, you give them the task of building a Grotto. In 1944 as American Service men based in the town were building and planning for D-Day their Padre, Father Lynch was discussing ways to, ‘keep them out of trouble’, […]

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Gorsedh Kernow – The Proclamation 2013

The tradition of preserving a history and culture of a Celtic people through poetry, song, dance, music, art and spoken word stretches back to the story tellers – Bards of ancient Celtic countries. The revival of the Gorsedh Kernow began in 1928 with the initiation by the Welsh, ‘Archdruid’, (not to be confused with the […]