Cornish saint to join Brittany’s ‘Easter Island’

La Vallee des Saints statue
La Vallée des Saints in Brittany

Statue is 100th addition to ‘Breton Easter Island’, La Vallée des Saints.

A giant statue of Cornwall’s patron saint will be on display at events in Brittany this month before coming to rest as the 100th addition to ‘Breton Easter Island’, La Vallée des Saints.

A towering 3.7m tall, the statue of Saint Piran is being seen as a gesture of Celtic solidarity.

Carved out of Cornish granite, it will rest on a plinth of Brittany granite which will add ...

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