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The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

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Bodmin OCS




Wednesday 10th May - Duncan Paul Matthews talk on Goldsworthy Gurney


Wednesday 14th June -Film of the Ruthern Branch Line


Wednesday 12th July - Talk by Tony Mansell "A Very Cornish Village"


Wednesday 9th August - Mark Camp on "The Copper Trail"


Wednesday 13th September - Paul Holden of Lanhydrock with "Country Houses of Cornwall"


Wednesday 11th October - AGM followed by An Gof March film 1997 "The Cornish are Coming"


Wednesday 8th November - Simon Dell talk about "History of Cornwall Constabulary"






Bude & Stratton OCS


Lectures at The Parkhouse Centre Bude



Monday 22nd May History of St Swithins Church, Launcells meet at church 7pm.   Booking required.


Monday 26th June  Evening at Hartland Abbey. TBA Bookings.


Saturday 1st July Federation Summer Festival Padstow. Details TBA


Monday 31st July “Historical Bude” Meet Crescent Car park 7pm


Further information from Chairman Alan McIntosh 01288 3359511







Callington OCS


Meetings in Callington Town Hall

7.00 p.m. in the Lounge on the left via the foyer

7.15 p.m. Business: 7.30 p.m. Guest Speaker

Membership: £6.00 – Visitors: £1.00




May, 2017

Rick and Sue Lumley – Garden Visit ‘Lysnoweth’ 23 Launceston Rd., Callington

Cream Tea on the Patio


June, 2017

Summer Visit/Pilgrimage – Dave Readman

Regeneration of Wacker Quay – Antony House Area


Friday 23nd June, 2017

Midsummer Eve Bonfire – Tansys Golowan

Summit of Kit Hill


July, 2017

F.O.C.S. Summer Festival: Padstow


2nd September, 2017   Gorsedh Kernow – Launceston

Annual Gathering of the Bards of Cornwall


18th September, 2017

A.G.M. – To be decided








Camborne OCS


Camborne Old Cornwall Society meet on the third Wednesday of the month from October to May at 7.30 pm in the annexe to Wesley Chapel, Chapel Street, Camborne.

Camelford and District OCS












 Camelford & District OCS












Carnon Downs OCS


Our meetings are held at Carnon Downs Village Hall on the first Tuesday of each month

The meetings begin at 7.15pm

Subscription is £7.50

Visitors £2.00





September 5th. Mr. Tony Mansell. Cornwall - A Land Apart.


October 3rd. Mr. Vivian Hendra. 19th Century Truro

in Paintings.


November 7th. Mrs. Janet Axton. A History of St. Ives.


December 5th. Mr. Mike Edwards. The Lake's Pottery, Truro.




January 2nd. Social Evening with Entertainment.

Bring-and-share Supper.


January 12th. New Year Lunch at the Falmouth Hotel.


February 6th. Mr. Colin Retallick. St. Piran and the



March 6th. Mr. Duncan Matthews. John Smeaton.


April 3rd. A.G.M. Bring-and-share supper.


Next Meeting - September 4th. 2018 District OCS









Goonhavern & District OCS




Friday 26th May, 2017






Tea and Biscuits served at the close of meetings at a cost of 20p per person, unless supper has been arranged when there will be no charge.  Non-members welcome at a cost of £1.00 per person.  A members raffle will be held for Society funds


Camelford & District 2016 Programme Camborne OCS Programme