Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

Bird Chough Facebook circle blue large

St Columb Major O C S



President: Mr Phil Ellery, Bazeley Farm, Talskiddy, St Columb, TR9 6EB. Tel: 01637-880324.


Chairman: Mrs K M (“Bill”) Glanville, 21 Fair Street, St Columb Major, TR 9 6RL. Tel: 01637-880486.


Vice Chairman: Lyn May


Secretary: Sheila Neale    Tel: 07840 239048


Membership Secretary:


Treasurer: Ms Rosemary Coley, 68 The Hurlings, St Columb Major, TR9 6FE. Tel: 01637-889457.


Events Secretary - Phil Ellery    Tel: 07971 240037


Press Officer: Barbara Wyper     tel: 01637 499406


Recorder: John & Bernie Mankelow


Dialect Recorder:


Two Federation Delegates: vacant








Winter Lectures normally held at 7.30pm, on the 3rd Monday in the Month Except December (Second Monday)


Meet at Bowling Club unless posters state otherwise


Subscription - £3


Guests £1 per visit



Sat 2nd Sept

Gorsedh Kernow at Launceston


Early September, (date tbc)

‘Crying the Neck’ at St Columb


Mon 16th October

A very Cornish Village - Talk by Tony Mansell


Sat 4th November

FOCS Winter Festival at Redruth


Mon 20st November

Hark! The Glad Sound of Cornish Carols - a musically illustrated talk with Sally Burley and Hilary Coleman


Monday 11th December

Cornwall's Personalities - Talk by Alan Cox




Monday 15th January

January Get-together


Monday 19th February

Recorders Evening


Monday 19th March

Annual General Meeting

Followed by archive filmshow


Monday 10th April

East Wheal Rose mine disaster - Talk by Paul Phillips


























St Columb