Nick Clegg says the organisation that promotes the Cornish dialect will not be forced to close.
Funding for the Cornish Language Partnership MAGA runs out at the end of this month and staff are in consultation over the future of their roles.
Today when questioned by ITV News Mr Clegg pledged to make sure a funding package for the next year was found.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has today announced a £5 million cash injection for the South West tourism industry.
Mr Clegg told ITV News the money would be available for the West's tourism bodies to spend on projects that would attract more visitors to the region.
He confirmed Visit Cornwall which has lost its funding from Cornwall Council, would be eligible for a share of the cash.
Nick Clegg has pledged to create an elected Cornish Assembly if his party forms a government again.
The Liberal Democrat leader who is visiting locations across the county has promised a referendum on the devolved assembly which will have powers to run local services including the NHS and schools.
Four pupils at a primary school in Yeovil are being treated for symptoms of scarlet fever.
It follows a 20% rise in cases of the contagious disease in some parts of the region.
Birchfield Community Primary remains open as normal.
In Somerset there's been an accident on the A30 between Chard and Yarcombe. It's near Catch Gate Lane.
Thousands of people throughout Cornwall will celebrate St Piran, the Patron Saint of Cornwall today.
Events are taking place across the county including a parade in Truro at 1pm starting from St George's Road.
The Penzance St Piran festival, one of the largest in Cornwall, will begin at 10am with a procession at the top of Causewayhead.
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