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)

 

Copyright © 2013 The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

 

All Rights Reserved

 

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

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Affiliate Members

St Keverne History Society.

 

St Just & St Mawes

Heritage Group

 

Cornwall Heritage Trust

 

OCS Federation Events

 

2020

Saturday 14th March 2020: Recorders’ Meeting at Kresen Kernow

For Details, click here  

Booking Form, click here

Saturday 13th June 2020: Centenary Celebration – venue to be confirmed (Banner Bearers)

Saturday 5th September 2020: Gorsedh Kernow (Banner Bearers)

Saturday 5th September 2020: Last day for receipt of AGM Nominations

Saturday 3rd October 2020: AGM / Autumn General Meeting at Lys Kernow  

Friday 30th October 2020: Winter Festival at Lowender Peran at Hotel Bristol, Newquay (Banner Bearers)

Thursday 17th December: Cornish Carol Service at Truro Cathedral (Banner Bearers)

 

2021

 2021: Recorders’ Meeting  

 2021: Summer Festival (Banner Bearers)

2021: Gorsedh Kernow (Banner Bearers)

2021: Last day for receipt of AGM Nominations

 2021: AGM / Autumn General Meeting  

 2021: Winter Festival (Banner Bearers)

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News

We wish you a warm welcome to the

Kernow Goth website

Kernow bys vyken

Find a Speaker Cornish Song Survey (Inst. Cornish Studies) Dialect Update, July 2019

Launch of Kernow Goth Interest Groups

 

Here are the links to the new Kernow Goth Interest Groups

 

Kernow Goth Interest Group - Brass Bands

 

Kernow Goth Interest Group - Soccer

 

If you are interested in coordinating further Cornish topics as a “Kernow Goth Interest Group” or wishes to discuss the project further please contact publicity@oldcornwall.net

 

MARCHING TO A DIFFERENT DRUM

A novel by Tony Mansell about the so-called English Civil War covering events in Cornwall and involving the Cornish Army.

Please click here to read it for free! Thank you Tony

St Ives Old Cornwall Society Celebrates first 100 Years!

To read the report of a wonderful evening, please click here

Also St Ives are offering Free Entry to their Museum to Old Cornwall Socities,

click here for information

In Search of Tywardreath

5th April Tywardreath Village Hall 7pm Talk by Ainslie Cocks on Cornish Mining, Par Consols and nearby mines: £5 ticket at the door

25th April Well St Chapel 7pm - What’s in a Name? Investigating Tywardreath’s past through place-names: a talk by Dr Oliver Padel,  £5 ticket on the door.

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SATURDAY 13 TH JUNE: CENTENARY SUMMER FESTIVAL AND GARDEN PARTY

Diary Dates

For details of your local Society, their programme and contacts, please click the link to their individual page, see below right

Recorders Day - Saturday 14 March

 

Don't forget to book by 27 February or you won't get a Pasty!

Holyer an Gof Publishers’ Awards Deadline at the end of February

For press release, please click here

Awards 2019, photograph, please click here

Saturday 18 April: Gorsedh Kernow Proclamation, Bude 11.00 am

Thursday 5 March St Piran's Day Parade, 1 pm St George's Road, Truro

Saturday 7 March, St Piran's Celebrations, St Austell, click here for details