Cornwall Connected: The G7 and the USA

With the 2021 G7 Summit arriving at Carbis Bay from 11th to 13th June, we explore the history between Cornwall and the nations it will be welcoming. From the White House to Hollywood, here are five Cornish connections with our friends in the United States of America.

 

D Day and Cornwall

June 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of D Day, when thousands of allied troops crossed the channel and landed on the Normandy beaches in a bloody push to gain control back from the German forces. Many of those making the crossing had embarked from secret locations along the Cornish coast, they themselves having ‘invaded’ Cornwall in the months before, mostly from the US.

Explore Cornwall by Train: Truro to Falmouth

With superb railway links take advantage of the beautiful scenic routes when you explore Cornwall by train. Enjoy the journey as you travel from the city of Truro to the harbour town of Falmouth.

All about Autumn in Cornwall

As the countryside mellows into the colours of autumn, Cornwall takes on a golden glow and eases itself out of summer to pick up a much more sedate pace...