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)


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

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St Keverne History Society.


St Just & St Mawes

Heritage Group


Cornwall Heritage Trust


OCS Federation Events



Saturday 23 rd November 2019: Winter Festival at Torpoint (Banner Bearers)



Saturday 22nd February 2020: Spring General Meeting at Lys Kernow  


Saturday 28th March 2020: Recorders’ Meeting  


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)




All members of OCS are entitled to attend festivals and meetings
















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 Kernow Goth Interest Groups - A new initiative-pag

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

Akoostica - Wednesday 27 November

Saturday 14th. December 2019 at 7.30pm

Three Choirs Carol Concert at the Liberal Hall in Camborne, TR14 8AS

For the Fallen (1)

Pentire Point where Laurence Binyon wrote his poem ‘uro the Fallen’, the fourth verse of which is read every Remembrance Sunday.  Binyon wrote the poem after the Battle of Mons on 23rd August 1914.


Photograph courtesy of Cornwall Live

The Glad Sounds Of Christmas, Cornish Carols of the 19th Century

Saturday 7 December 7.30 pm St Bartholomews Church, Lostwithiel


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

Monday 27 January, 6.45 pm St Ives Old Cornwall Society Centenary Celebration

Invitation Letter