Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

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The Organisation for those who love Cornwall

'Kuntellewgh an brewyon eus gesys na vo kellys travyth'

(Gather up the fragments that are left that nothing be lost)


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The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies is a  Registered Charity  No. 247283


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OCS Recorders

Arguably the most important job in Old Cornwall.

Folk Songs & Music

Merv Davey  music@oldcornwall.net

(01208 831642)


Paul Phillips dialect@oldcornwall.net

(01326 573317)


What Societies and Society Members are doing to fulfil this fundamental principle

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Topics of Interest and Links to Other Sites

Why not tell everyone what your Old Cornwall Society is doing in

collecting, preserving and sharing the Heritage and Culture of Cornwall?

Information to:

Len Sheppard (Publicity)

Tony Mansell  (Website)

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Can anyone help with information about Clowance and the

St Aubyns please?


London Cornish Summer 2018

Cornish Dance


OCS Cornish Dance page

Cornish Dialect


OCS Cornish Dialect Page

Cornish Folklore and Legends


OCS Folklore & Legends page

Cornish Place Names


OCS Cornish Place Names page

Celebrating Cornish Festivals

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But where?

The sets of Federation Promotional Banners are currently held at:





Please advise website@oldcornwall.net

when they are moved to another Society


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Affiliate Members

November Trengwainton and WWI OCS Centenary Book Grab a Slice of St Agnes

OCS Federation Events




Saturday 23rd February 2019 at 2.00pm - FOCS Spring Meeting at Lys Kernow


6th July 2019: Summer Festival at St Just


23rd November 2019: Winter Festival at Torpoint


All members of OCS are entitled to attend these festivals and meetings

2018 Gorsedh Kernow Bardic Ceremony 8th - 11th Nov St Wenn Remembers Ballarat October 2018 Cornish Assoc NSW Sept-Oct Kresen Kernow Autumn 2018 IMG_7798 Kevren October 2018 Boomps a daisy at midnight Cornish Outfit for sale Cornwall Archaeological Society Sept Bodmin OCS Crowd-Fund CYBB Auditions The Stones to the Oratory St Piran's Oratory Pilgrimage 20th Dec - Carols from the Diaspora


20th Dec. Carols from the Cornish Diaspora 8th to 27th November - WWI Lest We Forget


OCS Winter Festival



It's not too late!




Bodmin OCS are still taking bookings despite the booking date having passed


See below under "What's On"

Message from President Karin 6th to 12th November - Redruth Remembers Find a Speaker