This website uses Cookies
Privacy Policy | Close
Members' Area
Login
Register
News Articles with the Tag "cornish recognition"
The leader of Mebyon Kernow has condemned the publication of a Government White Paper about the 2021 census which states it does not support the provision of a Cornish tickbox.
Published: 15th December 2018
Read More...
The UK Government has just published a White Paper entitled “Help Shape Our Future: The 2021 Census of Population and Housing in England and Wales.” It states that there will not be a Cornish tickbox on the next census.
Published: 15th December 2018
Read More...
Mebyon Kernow – the Party for Cornwall has welcomed the publication of an Opinion from the Council of Europe which includes a number of recommendations which relate to the Cornish as a national minority.
Published: 10th March 2017
Read More...
Mebyon Kernow – the Party for Cornwall has described the official DCLG (Department for Communities and Local Government) response to a 10,000-strong petition calling on central government to reinstate funding for the Cornish language as “shameful.” In its reply, DCLG stated that “support for the development of the Cornish language was time-limited” and failed to understand that funding for the language is the responsibility of the Westminster government under Parts 1 and 2 of the European Charter for Regional and Minority Languages 2002 and the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities 2014.
Published: 15th November 2016
Read More...
Mebyon Kernow has described the Boundary Committee’s proposal for a “Devonwall seat” as a “travesty of history, democracy and Cornwall’s very nationhood.” But the Party for Cornwall has also put the blame for the proposal firmly at the door of the UK Government. The Boundary Commission (for England) has today publicised its recommendation for a cross-Tamar “Bideford, Bude and Launceston” seat, which would include land stretching from St Teath and St Breward, to Bude and Launceston.
Published: 12th September 2016
Read More...
The leader of Mebyon Kernow has again challenged Cornwall six Conservative MPs to oppose the creation of a cross-Tamar “Devonwall” parliamentary constituency.
Published: 30th August 2016
Read More...
Mebyon Kernow – the Party for Cornwall has condemned the decision of the Conservative Government to end funding for the Cornish language.
Published: 21st April 2016
Read More...
At the MK Spring Conference held in Truro today, the Party launched an updated version of its key policy document “Towards a National Assembly of Cornwall”
Published: 3rd April 2016
Read More...
The leader of Mebyon Kernow has challenged Cornwall’s six Conservative MPs to use their influence to derail any attempts to create a cross-Tamar “Devonwall” seat.
Published: 15th February 2016
Read More...
Mebyon Kernow has challenged the Westminster political parties to make 2016 “the year of Cornish recognition.”
Published: 18th January 2016
Read More...
Other Tags