News from Cornwall Heritage Trust

Business as usual at CHT

Following the latest advice from the Government regarding the outbreak of Cornonavirus we have reviewed our working practises and most of our staff will now be working from home.  We are in the fortunate position that we are able to … read more

Grants Scheme reopened!

We are delighted to announce that we are now accepting applications for grants ahead of our first deadline, which will be 1st of May 2020, for consideration at our Trustees meeting in June.  Our grants are aimed at Cornish community … read more

Investigatory works at Treffry Viaduct have started!

Delayed slightly by the very wet weather leading to an overflow into the aqueduct, the investigatory works at Treffry Viaduct have now commenced. The tramway has been opened up in two places along the length of the viaduct, with three... read more

Temporary closure at Treffry Viaduct

Weather permitting it is planned to undertake investigatory works at Treffry Viaduct, starting this week.  For public safety the viaduct will therefore be closed for a period of 5 weeks from Wednesday 6th November 2019. If you are planning to … read more

Trethevy Quoit removed from the “At Risk Register”

We are thrilled to announce that Historic England has removed Trethevy Quoit from the Heritage At Risk Register. Trethevy Quoit was placed on the Register in 2016 when the sale of the surrounding field looked likely to affect the setting... read more