News, Notices & Blogs

This section of Kernow Goth include news and notices for the current calendar year after which they can be reached through the archive button at the bottom of the page

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Federation - Messages from the President

Cornish Newsletters from Cornwall and around the world

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Peter Pool was author of several books on the history of Cornwall and its language;

Andrew Pool has set up a website in his memory where  you can download pdf versions of much of his work

Bert Biscoe has provided an overview and review of the website, please click on the image or download the review on a pdf by clicking this link Bert Biscoe Review

Bert Biscoe Review of website

Gorsedh Kernow

This year's Gorsedh Kernow Esedhvos Festival planned for Bude-Stratton have been postponed until 2021. There was a limited Bardic ceremony at Lys Kernow. The Gorsedh Kernow press release is available here. Gorsedh Kernow Press Release

Gorsedh Kernow have also release the list of Bards that were incepted at the Lys Kernow ceremony, which is available here. This includes three members of 'Old Cornwall' Brian Jacobs [St Austell] Priscilla Oates [Cury & Gunwalloe] Len Sheppard [Newquay] New Bards Gorsedh Kernow 2020

Bardic Ceremony - Gorsedh Kernow 2020

The Cornish National Music Archive

Click on the link above to learn and download a pdf about the launch of the Cornish National Music Archive. The link to their website is here

The Cornish National Music Archive

The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies (FOCS) Holyer an Gof Cup – awarded to one of the winners in classes 5 and 6.

This is awarded jointly to:

  • Cornwall: Connectivity and Identity in the Fourteenth Century written by S.J.Drake and published by Boydell and Brewer Ltd.
  • Sea of Storms written by Richard Larn, illustrated by Oliver Hurst and published by Mabecron Books

For full list of Gorsedh Kernow Holyer an Gof winners click this link 

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Lowender Peran Celtic Festival 2020

Click this link to go to the Lowender Peran website for more information about the plans for this years festival.

News From Lowender Peran

Federation of Old Cornwall Societies - Messages from the President [added here on regular basis]

FOCS - President's May 2020 Message
FOCS - President's - July 2020 Message
FOCS - President's Early June 2020 Message
FOCS - President's August 2020 Message
FOCS - President's October 2020 Message
FOCS - Presidents Christmas Message

News and blogs will be archived after about six months - Please go to our website archive section for older items