Menin Gate

Appeal on Radio Cornwall for Camborne Youth Band’s Menin Gate trip

Ralph Williams of Barriper, father of Corey Williams who plays in Camborne Youth Band, had a great interview with BBC Radio’s Laurence Reed (pictured above) yesterday (8 March 2018). Camborne Youth Band has been invited to play at the Last Post ceremony at the Menin Gate – and is hard at work raising money to get […]

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Education Pack

Heart of Conflict: resources for schools on World War One in Cornwall

We’re just launching the next stage of work in Heart of Conflict, our project on World War One in Cornwall.  We’ll be working with young people and schools – in particular Camborne Youth Band which will be travelling to the Menin Gate, Ypres, in August 2017. We’ve produced two Education Packs and a range of […]

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Camborne Youth Band (1)

Camborne Youth Band to Menin Gate: BBC interview

Great to go to BBC Radio Cornwall for an interview with Ralph Williams on Debbie McCrory’s afternoon show.  Click on the link below to listen…. We’re working with Camborne Youth Band in the next stage of our project Heart of Conflict, looking at people’s memories of World War One in Cornwall 100 years on from the conflict. All sorts […]

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St Martin in The Fields

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World War One munitions factory deaths remembered

 Really impressed to see a booklet by local historian Chris Berry in Phillack Church, Hayle – with lots of information regarding the deaths of two young women in 1916, during World War One. May Stoneman and Cissie Rogers died in a huge explosion at the National Explosives Factory on Hayle sand dunes. The factory at […]

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shopping online

Easyfundraising – it really IS easy

Just an example: I recently bought a photo frame online from Selfridges.  It cost £29 – and…. thanks to the miracle of Easyfundraising, Selfridges  donated £1.05 to Bridging Arts. Easyfundraising really IS an easy way to raise money for a good cause. It is so easy to sign up. You can download an Easyfundraising link to your laptop […]

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