Harvest Festival Celebration
Sunday 15th September 2019, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Harvest Festival celebrations commence on Sunday 15 th September with a
traditional service of thanksgiving at 7pm.
Harvest Produce Auction
Monday 16th September 2019, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
On Monday 16 th September there will be a short service in the Chapel at 7pm
followed by a traditional ‘Gunwen Tea’ in the Community Room, after tea all the
harvest produce will be auctioned in aid of the Chapel and all are very welcome.
Crying the Neck
Thursday 19th September 2019, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cornish tradition of ‘Crying the Neck’, originally held many years ago to mark
the end of the harvest, will take place at Gunwen on Thursday 19 th September.
Celebrations commence at 7pm with the ‘Crying the Neck‘ ceremony in both
Cornish and English taking place in the open air. This will be followed by folk
singing and music in the Community Room complete with supper, and is always a
lively and enjoyable evening. All are very welcome at this free event (donations
welcome), with no need to book in advance