Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

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Redruth Old Cornwall Society

 

Founded: 1922

 

Colours: Yellow & Black

Redruth

Officers

 

President:  Mrs  Vanessa  Moyle  01209  211469          

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Secretary:  Mrs Rosy  Hawking 01872  573632          

 

                             

Treasurer:  Mr Andrew Beard

                                 

Hon. Recorder: Mr Michael Tangye, M.B.E.

 

LIFE  MEMBERS: Mr M. Tangye, M.B.E.  Mrs. J Opie, Mr R. Opie, & Mr S. Grenfell.

 

Vice Presidents:  Mr. S. Grenfell &  Mr. T. Knight.

         

Hon. Membership  Secretaries:  Mrs. Rosy Hawking & Mrs. Joan Andrew

             

General Committee:  Mr. J. Thomas, Mr. R. Moyle, Mr. C. Skinner,  Mrs. A. Metcalfe and Miss L. Beskeen.

                                       

SALE OF JOURNALS:  Mr. Charlie Skinner.

 

        DELEGATES TO  FEDERATION :  Mrs. Vanessa  Moyle & Mrs. Rosy Hawking

 

        PUBLICITY:  Mrs. Vanessa Moyle, Mrs. Rosy Hawking & Miss Linda Beskeen

                                 

 

 

Programme

 

Wesley Memorial Hall, Wesley Street, Redruth, usually at 7:30pm (execpt AGMs)

 

 

2017

 

FRIDAY 8TH. SEPTEMBER  2017  “History of Penzance, Newlyn and Penlee  Lifeboats “ By  MR. MARTIN  BROCKMAN

 

FRIDAY 13TH. OCTOBER 2017“ Balmaidens,” Their place in Cornwall`s Economy. By MR. PAUL PHILLIPS

 

FRIDAY  10TH. NOVEMBER 2017 “History of the Cornish Range” By MR. JOHN WOODWARD

 

 

2018

 

FRIDAY 12TH. JANUARY 2018 “ Carwynnen  Quoit” By MR. ADRIAN RODDA

 

FRIDAY  2ND. FEBRUARY  2018 “St. Euny Feast Celebrations”

 

FRIDAY 9TH. MARCH 2018 “Mohegan”,   Cornwall`s  Titanic By THE RICHARDS FAMILY

 

FRIDAY  13TH. APRIL  2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  AT 7.00 P.M.

“Great Gardens of Cornwall and their Founders” By ALAN AND ANNE COX

     

Most talks are illustrated

Refreshments  are available at the end of each evening.

 

 

 

OTHER EVENTS AND EXCURSIONS

 

2017

 

SATURDAY 14th. OCTOBER   2017

“Federation  A.G.M.  at County Hall ,  Truro.

 

SATURDAY   4TH. NOVEMBER  2017  

Federation Winter Festival  at   REDRUTH

To be held at Redruth School , Tolgus.

 

SUNDAY 3RD. DECEMBER  2017

Christmas Lunch

 

2018

 

SATURDAY   FEBRUARY  2018  (date to be advised)

“ Federation Spring Meeting” at County Hall , Truro

 

SATURDAY  23RD. JUNE  2018

“ Midsummer  Bonfire “ at Pencoose Farm ,  Stithians.

 

SATURDAY 7th. JULY   2018

Federation Summer Festival  at CALLINGTON

                                                         

 

FRIDAY   17th. AUGUST   2018

“  Crying the Neck “         Venue to be advised.

The   SYLLABUS  for 2018/ 19 will be available at this event.

 

SATURDAY   1st. SEPTEMBER   2018

“Gorsedh  of Cornwall

 

SATURDAY  24th.NOVEMBER  2018

F.O.C.S. WINTER FESTIVAL at Bodmin

 

 

COACHES:    Any  coaches required for events  will leave from TESCO bus stop, REDRUTH at 9.30.a.m. unless stated  otherwise