Grant for Trethevy Quoit

Grant for Trethevy Quoit

The Trust is pleased to be able to announce that we have received a grant from Historic England to rebuild a section of hedge adjacent to Trethevy Quoit. We will also be putting up a new gate into the field. It is planned that works will start on Monday 11th February and measures will be put in place to allow people to use the field during the period of works. Later this year, there will also be a geophysical survey and a community excavation. More details to follow. To find out more about Trethevy Quoit click...
Casting call for St Piran short film

Casting call for St Piran short film

We are excited to announce that we have commissioned a short film of the story of St Piran for use by Cornish schools and are now looking for volunteers to act as “extras” to help us with crowd scenes on the filming days. Filming will take place (weather permitting) on Perranporth Beach on Saturday 19th January and Sunday 20th January 2019. We are looking for people of all ages to help out so if you would like to take part we would love to hear from you! To register your interest please download and complete the registration form and email it back to us on info@cornwallheritagetrust.org Update!  Thank you so much – we now have all the volunteers that we need and unfortunately will not be able to accept any...
Students receive Cornwall Heritage Trust Award for language projects

Students receive Cornwall Heritage Trust Award for language projects

Year 9 students at Liskeard School and Community College have been awarded their Bronze Art Award certificates by our new Chair, Dr Lamorna Spry. Lamorna spent time chatting with the students in both Cornish and English about their experiences and project work involving the Cornish language. The Trust funded the students’ qualifications. The students’ main project was to work with children from Liskeard School Nursery, using drama techniques to teach Cornish words. The current Year 8 Bronze Arts Award students watched the award ceremony and then wrote reviews about the experience – it could be them accepting their awards next...
2019 Calendar from Cornwall Heritage Trust

2019 Calendar from Cornwall Heritage Trust

You probably noticed that our Annual Review contained some beautiful images of our sites. Taken by Steve Dee Photography, they really have captured the natural beauty of some of our properties.  We thought that they were so spectacular that we decided to compile them into a calendar for 2019 for everyone to enjoy throughout the year. They are £5.00 plus P & P (£6.50 in total).  If you would like to purchase one you can either catch up with us at Lowender Peran, Krowji Open Studios or buy them online by clicking on the link below. Please note:  We use Paypal as our Payment Gateway, but you don’t have to have a Paypal account, you can pay by Debit or Credit Card.  Alternatively you can ring our office and make a payment over the telephone by ringing : 01209 707 008     2019 Calendar from Cornwall Heritage...
Members’ competition to win tickets for Hireth

Members’ competition to win tickets for Hireth

Hireth! A new production sponsored by Cornwall Heritage Trust Cornwall Heritage Trust are very proud to be sponsoring Hireth! a new Play by Ed Rowe.  We have an exclusive competition for members to win a family ticket to the play which is being staged at St Just’s Miner’s Chapel in November 2018. Win Family Tickets to see Hireth – Our Members’ Competition To be eligible for the competition you just have to be a current member or Life Member of the Trust on 31st October, everyone who signs up to become a member in October 2018 will be entered into the draw. Not a Member? Don’t worry, there is still time to get involved Membership of CHT enables the Trust to carry out its important work to preserve and strengthen Cornwall’s unique heritage.  Members receive regular newsletters and an Annual Review as well as FREE entry to the English Heritage sites in Cornwall and 50% off the cost of entry to King Edward Mine and Wheal Martyn.  To become a member please click here Members’ Competition Terms and Conditions For full terms and conditions of the competition please click...