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Gypsy and Traveller History finds a home at the Cornwall County Records Office

TravellerSpace were delighted to be able to hand over our first batch of Gypsy and Traveller oral history recordings to the Cornwall County Records Office this February.  Officially…

A Thank You To All Our Funders

Five years’ ago we were awarded core funding from the Big Lottery Fund . This allowed TravellerSpace to grow and develop, enabling us to support more Gypsies and…

Cornwall Council Gypsy, Traveller and Showpeople Site Consultation

Cornwall Council is launching a public consultation on how and where residential, transit and Showpeople sites can be provided for Gypsies, Travellers and Travelling Showpeople in Cornwall.The consultation…

New Project Gives Young Gypsies and Travellers an Opportunity to Discover Their History

Thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), a group of young Gypsies and Travellers in Cornwall will have an opportunity to find out more about…

Cornwall Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment 2015

Need a pitch on a Council site? Want to buy your own ground? Tired of being always moved on? This is your chance to have your say.  Cornwall…

First transt site for Cornwall?

Cornwall Council and Cornwall Housing are proposing to build a 15 pitch transit site at Horningtops near Liskeard. There will be a public consultation period followed by the…

Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013

The Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 becomes law on the 1st October. Damian Le Bas writes about how this will affect Gypsy and Traveller scrap dealers Scrap Metal…

Reporting Hate Crime in Cornwall

What is Hate Crime?   A hate incident is any kind of behaviour that causes fear, alarm or distress where the victim or anyone else feels that they have…

Plymouth Transit Site Approved and Then Dropped

Plans to build a desperately needed transit site in Plymouth have been scrapped, despite having previously getting the

Bugle Gypsy Site Gets Green Light

From the Cornish Guardian A GYPSY family has been given the green light to build a home on land near Bugle – more than a decade after they…