5th DCLI, Hill 112, Normandy, D Day, 10th July 1944, WW2, Battle of Hill 112
Posted on July 10, 2019

The Battle of Cornwall Hill

He who commands Hill 112, commands Normandy! In June 1944, Britain and its allied forces had landed thousands of soldiers...

Bob Hope Audience in the rain at Bodmin barracks, D Day, WW2
Posted on June 23, 2019

Bring on the Americans!

As we remember the 75th anniversary of D-Day it is fitting that we remember those who left Cornwall to struggle...

Emily Hobhouse, Bodmin, Boer war, Suffragette, Concentration Camp, Activist, Welfare Activist, Cornish Woman, Cornish History
Posted on April 17, 2019

That Bloody Woman!

Celebrating the inspirational life of local woman Emily Hobhouse Emily Hobhouse was a spirited Cornish woman, who made her name...

The Commanding Officer's Bugle at Cornwall's Regimental Museum
Posted on April 15, 2019

The Last Call

The sound of a lone bugler playing the Last Post brings with it a sadness, it’s a poignant piece of...