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by Pfishwick
Wed Nov 12, 2008 2:31 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Peter Tatchell: Self Rule For Cornwall - The Guardian
Replies: 136
Views: 2095

A certain "ChildoftheIsles" has just posted. ;-)

Nos da,

Patrick
by Pfishwick
Thu Nov 06, 2008 10:25 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Is there really a Cornish Culture?
Replies: 31
Views: 517

<r><br/> I went for the morning, which was quite interesting, but had to leave the afternoon for work reasons. So I had no opportunity to raise the aformentioned.<br/> <br/> The speeches were'nt bad at all really, Miranda Bird plans to build on the Dehwelans and invite all the cornish back permanent...
by Pfishwick
Wed Nov 05, 2008 10:35 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Is there really a Cornish Culture?
Replies: 31
Views: 517

So, how did the meeting go?

Please don't tell me that no-one who frequents this forum attended:-?

Good night,

Patrick
by Pfishwick
Wed Oct 01, 2008 10:51 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Is there really a Cornish Culture?
Replies: 31
Views: 517

<r>A good thread, meur ras/many thanks to the contributors. <br/> <br/> I thought the Indy article went some way to recognising distinctive Cornish culture but:<br/> <br/> i) in reference to Cornish nationalism, only referred to the "CNLA". No mention of JA's books, the CSP and the English Heritage ...
by Pfishwick
Tue Sep 16, 2008 11:49 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Is there really a Cornish Culture?
Replies: 31
Views: 517

<r>Nos da,<br/> <br/> Well here it is, in today's Indy:<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/this-britain/the-big-question-is-there-really-a-cornish-culture-and-does-it-deserve-promotion-932037.html"><LINK_TEXT text="http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/th ... 32037.html">http:/...
by Pfishwick
Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: English but not British?
Replies: 71
Views: 945

<r><br/> You use the phrase "English are demonised"" yet fail to comprehend that it is an event related from a non-English perspective and the English are (believe it or not!) 'the enemy',<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Regarding Braveheart it's important to comprehend that this is Hollywood's non-English a...
by Pfishwick
Sat Aug 09, 2008 10:21 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Lost Souls in Kernow (Cornwall)
Replies: 171
Views: 5043

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by Pfishwick
Tue Jul 29, 2008 9:11 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Lost Souls in Kernow (Cornwall)
Replies: 171
Views: 5043

<r><br/> Now come alone Patrick ol' son, have the tablets stopped working again?<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> No Mike, just posting the owning authority's web page regarding the Lizard lighthouse without adding my own commentary - nothing more to it than that, tablets not involved. <E>:-)</E> <br/> <br/> ...
by Pfishwick
Wed Jul 02, 2008 10:23 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: MKs BIGGEST PROBLEM
Replies: 161
Views: 1507

<r><br/> Who's asking pfishwick ?<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> "You can't have an isolated little Cornwall on its own" <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> It's a quote, more or less verbatim, from the John Angarrack radio interview, which I agree with. Meur ras Graham for making it available on the internet. <E...
by Pfishwick
Tue Jul 01, 2008 10:55 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: MKs BIGGEST PROBLEM
Replies: 161
Views: 1507

<r><br/> The Framework Convention would make Cornwall homogenous, whilst maintaining Cornish distinctivity. So in itself, there is nothing wrong with an homogenous Cornwall. <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Sentinel, I don't think that works. Let's take a look:<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://conventions.coe.int...
by Pfishwick
Wed Jun 25, 2008 10:48 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: THE BEST OF BRITISH
Replies: 14
Views: 271

<r>Hi Paddy, take a look here:<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.rossendalemalevoicechoir.co.uk/">http://www.rossendalemalevoicechoir.co.uk/</URL><br/> <br/> That's my part of England originally, and it, too, has a strong choral singing tradition (Methodism seems to be a factor in Wales, Cornwall and ...
by Pfishwick
Wed Jun 25, 2008 9:44 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: THE BEST OF BRITISH
Replies: 14
Views: 271

<r><br/> Pfishwick's list concerns singing and geographic features not confined to Wales.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Not just any old singing - the Welsh are masters of choral harmony and a number of their anthems are well-known elsewhere in the UK. For example, many English football fans sing var...
by Pfishwick
Tue Jun 24, 2008 9:26 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: THE BEST OF BRITISH
Replies: 14
Views: 271

<r><br/> I have to admit I am struggling a bit with Wales, help me out someone.....<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Choral harmony singing, including the national anthem (Hen Wlad fy Nhadau), holding on to their own language in the face of the onslaught from English (not a criticism of the Cornish, geo...
by Pfishwick
Tue Jun 24, 2008 1:25 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Our Future is Federalism?
Replies: 81
Views: 1324

<r>I've done so here, with qualified criticism:<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.cornwall24.co.uk/module-pnForum-viewtopic-topic-484-start-345.htm#pid67961"><LINK_TEXT text="module-pnForum-viewtopic-topic-484-star ... m#pid67961">http://www.cornwall24.co.uk/module-pnForum-viewtopic-topic-484-start-34...