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The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

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Callington Old Cornwall Society



President & Recorder: Mrs Barbara Shaw  Clitters House, Clitters, Callington, PL17 8HP  01579 370344


Vice-President: Mr. L. Pierce, 16 Trelawney Road, Callington, PL17 7EE. Tel: 01579 382511


Secretary: Keith Shaw  Clitters House, Clitters, Callington, PL17 8HP  01579 370344


Treasurer: Mrs M Pierce  16 Trelawney Road, Callington, PL17 7EE  01579 382511


   Committee  Mr. Robin West: Banner Bearer; Mrs. Heather West


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September 2016 – September 2017



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


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12th September, 2016

88th Annual General Meeting

Les Pierce – Callington Home Front

1939 - 1945


17th October, 2016

Carole Vivian – Cares Trelawne

“And Shall Trelawny Die”


Sunday 13th November, 2016

Remembrance Day Service: St. Mary’s, Callington


21st November, 2016

Pricilla Oates – President F.O.C.S.

“A Life-saving Invention”



Saturday 26th November, 2016

F.O.C.S. Winter Festival: Saltash Methodist Hall


19st December, 2016

Christmas Social: A Faith Supper



Wednesday 18th January, 2017 – at Clitters House

Morning refreshments and Pasty Lunch

“Celtic Links with Guipavas” – Slide Show



20th February, 2017

Mac Waters – Cunteller an Brewyon

“Callington Area as it used to be”



Saturday 25th February, 2017

St. Piran’s Dinner with O.C.S. Support Callington Town Hall



20st March, 2017

   Heather and Robin West

“The Saints of Callington and District”



April 2017

    Gorsedh Proclamation: Launceston



24th April, 2017

To be decided



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






























Founded: 5th October 1928


Colours: Maroon




Callington Tansys Golowan St John’s Eve Bonfire at Kit