President: Sylvia Mewton
Chairman: Richard Blewett
Vice Chairman: Di Taylor
Secretary: Ms Susan J Theobald 01840 213558
Treasurer: Ms Susan J Theobald 01840 213558
Recorder: Ms Susan J Theobald 01840 213558
All meetings of Camelford and District OCS start at 7.30pm in Camelford Hall, Clease Road, Camelford. There is free parking available and visitors are most welcome.
January 12th Annual Dinner
February 10th Andrew Langdon: The Great North Cornwall Flood of 1847.
March 9th Jacky Nowakowski: The Dig at Tintagel Castle.
April 13th Terry Faull: Agricultural Workers Riots of 1830.
May 11th Moe Keast: Story and Song in Cornish Dialect.
June 8th Catherine Lorigan: History of a Cornish Village. Delabole
July 13th John Neale: Guided Tour of Launceston
August 10th Committee Meeting
September 14th AGM followed by Richard Blewett: The Pencarrow House Archives
October 12th Alan Cox: The River Thames
November 9th Trevor Smitherham: Hayle and its Heritage.
December No meeting.
Visitors are always welcome to attend our meetings.
Camelford Dialect & Sayings
If you click on the link you will hear Chris Blount, who was for many years with the BBC, in conversation with Ken Phillips on the subject of dialect words and sayings. In this clip they are discussing words used in the Camelford area.
Our thanks go to Chris for allowing us to use this clip.
Click to hear
Founded: 1985 (re-formed)
Colours: Pink, Yellow & Camel