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The Village Green Society Lectures: Dr Caitlin DeSilvey

Dr Caitlin DeSilvey is a member of the Environment and Sustainability Institute at the University of Exeter’s Penryn Campus and Senior Lecturer in Environmental Social Science at the University. She is a geographer whose research explores the cultural significance of

The Village Green Society Lectures: Dr Caitlin DeSilvey

Dr Caitlin DeSilvey is a member of the Environment and Sustainability Institute at the University of Exeter’s Penryn Campus and Senior Lecturer in Environmental Social Science at the University. She is a geographer whose research explores the cultural significance of

The Village Green Society Lectures: GES Ltd.

The iconic and enigmatic dishes of Goonhilly Earth Station help define Goonhilly’s unique character. But what are they used for and why are they on Goonhilly? Learn more about one of the most incredible places in Cornwall: where the first

The Village Green Society Lectures: GES Ltd.

The iconic and enigmatic dishes of Goonhilly Earth Station help define Goonhilly’s unique character. But what are they used for and why are they on Goonhilly? Learn more about one of the most incredible places in Cornwall: where the first

The Ghostly Lugger: Writing workshops with Kelly Stevens

“In the midst of the dreary waste of Goonhilly…the form of a ghostly vessel may be seen floating with lug-sails spread…” Come and write your own story and create village characters based on the local legend, The Lugger of Croft

The Ghostly Lugger: Writing workshops with Kelly Stevens

“In the midst of the dreary waste of Goonhilly…the form of a ghostly vessel may be seen floating with lug-sails spread…” Come and write your own story and create village characters based on the local legend, The Lugger of Croft

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Super Segway discount for Goonhilly Villagers

Check out this rad dude. Want to be like him? Well thanks to the lovely people at Cornwall Segway, you can. For one day only, you can experience the thrills and er…spills (no spills please) of Segway at Goonhilly for

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Super Segway discount for Goonhilly Villagers

Check out this rad dude. Want to be like him? Well thanks to the lovely people at Cornwall Segway, you can. For one day only, you can experience the thrills and er…spills (no spills please) of Segway at Goonhilly for

Charlie Johns

Amazing Archaeology with Charlie Johns

Want to learn more about the Goonhilly’s amazing archaeology? Charlie Johns, Senior Archaeologist at Cornwall Council’s Archaeological Unit, will be leading a guided walk for GVG visitors. The walk will take in the WW2 radar station site (RAF Dry Tree),

Charlie Johns

Amazing Archaeology with Charlie Johns

Want to learn more about the Goonhilly’s amazing archaeology? Charlie Johns, Senior Archaeologist at Cornwall Council’s Archaeological Unit, will be leading a guided walk for GVG visitors. The walk will take in the WW2 radar station site (RAF Dry Tree),

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Ian Helliwell’s ‘Practical Electronica’ at GVG

GVG is chuffed to announce that we’ll be screening ‘Practical Electronica’ (2011, 60 mins) on Saturday 26th September at GVG. Focussing on the work of FC Judd (1914-1992), this experimental documentary from multi-media artist Ian Helliwell, examines Fred Judd’s activity

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Ian Helliwell’s ‘Practical Electronica’ at GVG

GVG is chuffed to announce that we’ll be screening ‘Practical Electronica’ (2011, 60 mins) on Saturday 26th September at GVG. Focussing on the work of FC Judd (1914-1992), this experimental documentary from multi-media artist Ian Helliwell, examines Fred Judd’s activity

New commission for GVG by Liminal

GVG is delighted to announce that Liminal will be working on a new commissioned artwork for the inaugural Goonhilly Village Green. Liminal is a partnership between architect Frances Crow and sound artist and composer David Prior. Their work focuses on

New commission for GVG by Liminal

GVG is delighted to announce that Liminal will be working on a new commissioned artwork for the inaugural Goonhilly Village Green. Liminal is a partnership between architect Frances Crow and sound artist and composer David Prior. Their work focuses on

Jollytown Etchings: Prints by Bryan Ingham, 1968 – 1979 at Kestle Barton

The following news from Kestle Barton: “Bryan Ingham (1936 – 1997) lived and worked on the Lizard Peninsula for over twenty-five years. Jollytown was his muse, home and studio for much of this time, an isolated house glimpsing the sea,

Jollytown Etchings: Prints by Bryan Ingham, 1968 – 1979 at Kestle Barton

The following news from Kestle Barton: “Bryan Ingham (1936 – 1997) lived and worked on the Lizard Peninsula for over twenty-five years. Jollytown was his muse, home and studio for much of this time, an isolated house glimpsing the sea,

Creative Collaborators Summer Show at ESI, Penryn

We’re displaying our Goonhilly Village Green banner (detail shown) at the Environment & Sustainability Institute in Penryn, alongside the other Creative Affiliates on the Creative Exchange Programme, which aims to facilitate new collaborations between artists and ESI researchers. There will

Creative Collaborators Summer Show at ESI, Penryn

We’re displaying our Goonhilly Village Green banner (detail shown) at the Environment & Sustainability Institute in Penryn, alongside the other Creative Affiliates on the Creative Exchange Programme, which aims to facilitate new collaborations between artists and ESI researchers. There will