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Posts In: Cornish Heritage

Castles, Dungeons and Legends of Cornwall

March 16, 2016

The castles and museums of Cornwall take us back to days of old, teaching us about Cornwall’s cherished heritage. Learn about the legends that link us to those that built, fought and lived on these sites hundreds of years ago.

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The Unexpected Guests: WW2 Prisoners of War in Cornwall

July 16, 2015

During the Second World War, Cornwall became home to hundreds men who were not born and bred here. These unexpected guests arrived in the form of prisoners of war.

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CORNWALL’S COOLEST DAYS OUT: Boscastle and Tintagel

June 19, 2015

Discover the undiscovered Cornwall, the cool Cornwall, starting with Boscastle and Tintagel.

16 Reasons Why Cornwall Makes Us Happy

March 20, 2015

Let’s be serious, there are way more than 16 reasons why Cornwall makes us happy… so here are just a few of our favourites!

The Great War & Porthcurno

March 19, 2015

Last year marked 100 years since the beginning of The Great War, and myCornwall takes a look at the vital role the Telegraph Museum, Porthcurno played in WWI.

Meet Cornwall’s American Cousins

September 25, 2014

Our Cornish cousins in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, paid homage to the Cornish brass band at their 17th annual gathering.

Finn’s Fine Shoes

November 20, 2013

Join Simon Reed as he reminisces about Finn’s Fine Shoes, a traditional Cornish business that was once based near Penzance.

Cornish Wrestling

August 27, 2013

Join Pete London as he enters the arena and grapples with the world of Cornish Wrestling on behalf of myCornwall

Liskeard: An Ancient Cornish Town

August 20, 2013

Discover the Cornish town of Liskeard as myCornwall explores the history and present day features behind this popular town.

Reverend Hawker

August 16, 2013

Join Pete London as he reveals the story behind Reverend Robert Stephen Hawker, romantic poet, eccentric and compassionate clergyman.