Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Redruth Named Cornwall's Most 'Cornish Town'

news - st piran
Submit this page to redditDelicious

6:02am 30th April 2014

Redruth has been named the most Cornish town in the Duchy.

It is based on data from the 2011 census when we were asked our nationality.

One in five answered "Cornish".

There were similar numbers in St Dennis, Illogan and Troon.

Saltash had the lowest number of people claiming to be Cornish - at just one in five.

It was one in ten in places including Tintagel, Bodmin and Mevagissey.

People responding to the question had to tick a box and write "Cornish" on the form.

You can check what the results are like where you live using the interactive map here.

6:02am 30th April 2014

Share This Story

Submit this page to redditDelicious
Suggested articles
lizzie miller baba  appeal

Cornish mum back Cornwall's neonatal appeal

It's after Treliske cared for her poorly baby

yellow lines 4

PHOTOS: Tiny double yellows appear in Cornish town

How the lines ended up like this is just classic!

Most read
storm waves 2

LIVE: Wind warning for the whole of Cornwall

Attraction shut and major event postponed

city of lights

WATCH: Truro City of Lights postponed

Bosses say it's 'not safe' for the event to go ahead this week

Top articles

LIVE: Wind warning for the whole of Cornwall

Cornwall News: Attraction shut and major event postponed

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

Labour MP Angela Rayner celebrates being a grandmother at 37

National News: Labour's shadow education secretary Angela Rayner has expressed her joy at becoming a grandmother at the age of 37.

UPDATE: Body found on popular Cornish beach

Cornwall News: Police say death at Watergate Bay 'isn't suspicious'

David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol and The Partridge Family star, dies

Showbiz News: David Cassidy, whose role in the 1970s show The Partridge Family earned him teen heart-throb status, has died aged 67.

US Navy C-2 aircraft carrying 11 crashes into Pacific

World News: A US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers has crashed into the Pacific Ocean, the US 7th Fleet said.

WATCH: NXT women crash title match between Charlotte Flair and Natalya

Sports News: There was more chaos in the WWE this week as SmackDown followed Raw in being invaded and attacked by NXT.

West Ham fans warned not to ring 999 as Watford defeat prompts emergency call

Strange News: West Ham fans have been warned by police not to call 999 over their team's poor performance.

Newer article

Appeal For Return Of Stolen Dog

Cornwall News: Grief stricken owner tells Pirate FM missing Daisy is "family"

Older article

HS2 Jobs Boost?

Cornwall News: Cornwall could get 60 new jobs thanks to the high speed rail link

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall