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

Spotlight on Newquay

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Affiliate Members

St Keverne History Society.


St Just & St Mawes

Heritage Group


Cornwall Heritage Trust


OCS Federation Events




Saturday 14th March 2020: Recorders’ Meeting at Kresen Kernow  

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)




 2021: Recorders’ Meeting  

 2021: Summer Festival (Banner Bearers)

2021: Gorsedh Kernow (Banner Bearers)

2021: Last day for receipt of AGM Nominations

 2021: AGM / Autumn General Meeting  

 2021: Winter Festival (Banner Bearers)









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



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


Sunday 19th January: Kan rag Kernow Song Competition, Lowenac Hotel, Camborne, 8 pm

1st Feb - 7pm 5 Strands of Tywardreath evening at the chapel.

Talks by Mike Blake, Bob Lewis, Dan Ratcliffe, Roger Smith & Sean Taylor.

In Search of Tywardreath

28th March - Chapel - Talk by historian  Oliver Padell 7pm

4th April - Village Hall - talk by Ainsley Cocks on Par Consols and mining 7pm

Pagan Pandemonium - January: St Just Town Hall, Saturday 11th, Helston Godolphin Club, Wednesday 15th, Bodmin The Old Library, Thursday 16th , Redruth Kresen Kernow, Friday 17th, Falmouth Rugby Club, 18th. , All shows 7.30pm