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December 29, 2019

Grenfell Survivors and Cornish Hosts in a New Short Film

Bishops of Kensington and Truro Comment on

Inspiring Story of Community Sisterhood Across 300 Miles

The holiday respite charity, Cornwall Hugs Grenfell, is releasing a new film of thanks and reflection, ‘Two Communi...

December 15, 2019

Invites Christmas Lights Visitors to Pay their Respects at 30 Month Anniversary

Thanks Cornwall for Another Year of Solidarity

At the end of a year, which saw Cornwall welcome over 100 more Grenfell guests for respite holidays, the new ‘Grenfell Street 💚’sign in Mouseho...

August 30, 2019

Grenfell Survivors and Bereaved Unveil ‘Grenfell Street 💚’ Sign in Mousehole, Cornwall

Two Communities, 300 Miles Apart, Celebrate Their Solidarity

Grenfell Tower Fire survivor and bereaved families, on respite in Cornwall, last night unveiled a special Grenfell Street...

June 26, 2019

Rev Julyan Drew Receives Inaugural Grenfell Community Hero Award

Still campaigning for Justice from His Hospice Bed

Rev Julyan Drew has been awarded the inaugural Grenfell Community Hero Award for his life-long service to the community of Penwith, Cornwall and beyond. Th...

June 14, 2019

Solidarity for Grenfell still strong, 300 Miles Away

Cornish School Children, Firefighters and RNLI Go Green for the 2nd anniversary of Grenfell Tower Fire

Pensans Primary School, Green Watch, Penzance Community Fire Station and RNLI Penlee Lifeboat joined the charity Co...

May 14, 2019

The Cornish charity, Cornwall Hugs Grenfell, is urging Cornish schools and clubs to plan their own ‘Green For Grenfell Day’ in the period June 14-28, as part of the national initiative from Grenfell United and the Department of Education. ‘Green For Grenfell Day’ captu...

April 30, 2019

‘Vitamin Sea’ for Seven more Survivor and Bereaved Families in Cornwall

Cornwall’s relationship with the Grenfell Tower community strengthened further this Easter, with 34 more survivors and bereaved enjoying a week’s respite in the county through Cornwall Hugs Grenfell...

December 17, 2018

Hot Pasties and Hand-made Quilts bring ‘Cornwall to Kensington’

and a New Solidarity Image on Grenfell Silent Walk Pledges Ongoing Cornish Support in 2019

The charity Cornwall Hugs Grenfell (#1177796) joined with 30+ Grenfell Tower survivors and the bereaved in Kensingto...

November 12, 2018

Strengthens trustee team with Rev. Jeremy Putnam in preparation for 2019

In the last few weeks, the charity Cornwall Hugs welcomed 27 more of those suffering trauma and loss in the wake of Grenfell Tower Fire, Britain’s worst post-war fire, which claimed 72 lives in Jun...

September 3, 2018

Five year old Adam is the 300th guest to visit Cornwall through the Cornish charity Cornwall Hugs Grenfell. The project was set up last June to offer respite breaks to those affected by Grenfell Tower Fire, Britains largest post-war fire, which took place on June 14 20...

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