One Day One Choir, UN International Day of Peace – 21st September 2017

One Day One Choir organiser, Paul Haines, tell us about this amazing recent event: The two day event to raise awareness for the UN International Day of Peace on the 21st September went very well. The first day on Saturday 16th September was held on Lemon Quay with extremely wet weather, particularly in the morning. […]

Community Migration stories

Sarah from Storylines tells us about a new project: In March 2018, the National Maritime Museum Cornwall will be opening their new major temporary exhibition, Titanic Stories (title TBC). A fundamental theme of the Titanic story is that of migration, of people boarding the liner in search of a new life in America. As part of the […]

Pilgrimage

Cornwall Faith Forum’s member, Valerie Ward, shares with us her thought on the Islamic pilgrimage, the Haj: Pilgrimages are journeys motivated by religious sentiments.  They may be to visit a place considered sacred or as an act of devotion.  All major religions have some form of pilgrimage. At the beginning of September 2017 Muslims all […]

Ponsharden Cemeteries – Open Day – Sunday 10th September 2017

Come and have a look round Ponsharden Cemetries On Sunday, 10 September, 2-4pm, there will be an Open Day at the Jewish Cemetery and Dissenters’ Burying Ground (also known as Congregationalists) at Ponsharden in Falmouth adjacent to Sainsburys Store. Keith Pearce, historian and authority on Cornish Jewish life and cemeteries will be on hand to […]

Cornwall Takes Tea with the World – Saturday 9th September

At All Saints Church, Highertown, Truro – 2.00 – 5.00 pm with activities throughout the afternoon.  Just drop in! Many times have wars been waged over this, rituals and ceremonies are devoted to preparing it, and about 4 billion people around the world drink it. Since being founded in China over 5000 years ago, tea […]

Cornwall Faith Forum Open Meeting – Wednesday 6th September – Moving forward with the Dor Kemmyn Oval

All are invited to a special meeting to look at ideas and suggestions of moving forward our ‘Building for Peace’ strand of the Cornwall Faith Forum, the Dor Kemmyn Oval, our Centre for Peace and Faith.  Our good news is that Cornwall Council have responded positively to our request for an extension to the Option […]