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Let a Woman Speak …

Let a Woman Speak (LAWS) is a women’s organisation that is currently focusing on the UK government’s proposed changes to the Gender Recognition Act and the impending consultation.   “Let a Woman Speak…discussing the Gender Recognition Act” is the second event … Continue reading

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BBC announces major initiative ‘Plastics Watch’ following the global impact of Blue Planet II

Sir David Attenborough is backing the BBC’s new launch Plastics Watch following the “astonishing” impact of his breath-taking Blue Planet II. The major new initiative aims to enable the British public to help reduce plastic pollution. It will also include … Continue reading

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Get Involved with Cornwall Fuel Bank

Cornwall is in the top ten fuel insecure areas of England, with around 36,000 households living in fuel poverty. Feeding Britain are working in partnership with the npower Foundation – the Fuel Bank® charity – to establish a Fuel Bank® … Continue reading

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Face Value: The Power of Portraits at the National Gallery

Today, we all know what a portrait is, but did you know that this was not the case in 15th-16th century Europe, when the portrait as we know it was invented as an independent art form? In conjunction with the … Continue reading

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Helston Makes It!

What is it?   A celebration of local makers and their crafts. There will be a series of demonstrations and workshops open to all. When is it?  8th to 22nd September 2018. Where is it?  Helston Museum For more details look … Continue reading

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Pamper Yourself in Marshgate!

Marshgate WI will be hosting a ‘Treat Yourself Day’ on 15th September at Otterham & St Juliot Hall in Marshgate. This is a recruitment/profile-raising event for the WI, which members hope will also raise some funds for Cornwall Air Ambulance. … Continue reading

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Mawnan WI Celebrates 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

Tens of thousands of women and girls across the country took part in processions yesterday to mark 100 years of women being able to vote in the UK and to reflect on the achievements of the suffragettes. Here in Cornwall, … Continue reading

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Royal Cornwall Show News and Photos!

Another Royal Cornwall Show is behind us, but what a three days it was! Our marquee looked absolutely splendid, decorated with pretty bunting. The tea area was slightly larger this year and the ‘open plan’ made the whole place seem … Continue reading

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Cornwall WIs in the News

Our recent climate change lobbying event with MP Derek Thomas and Sarah Robinson from Hope for the Future was featured in The Cornishman last week.

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New: Virtual Suggestion Box

We’ve added a new Suggestion Box to our website! Just look for this image on right-hand side and click on it: Any comments or suggestions you leave are completely anonymous. We look forward to hearing from you all!

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