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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OCS Societies


Associate Members

OCS Federation Events


Saturday 7th April 2018: Recorders' Meeting - Memorial Hall, Wesley Buildings, Redruth from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Please respond by 1st April


30th June 2018: Summer Festival at Callington with a limit of 200 people


Saturday 6th October 2018: FOCS AGM at Lys Kernow


24th November 2018: Winter Festival at Bodmin


All members of OCS are entitled to attend these festivals and meetings



13532869_10154921424173356_8615435385125470588_n 2017 Winter Festival Goodacre_Pipes Paul P Malpas - A Favourite Place by Alan Murton

OCS Recorders

Arguably the most important job in Old Cornwall.

Folk Songs & Music

Merv Davey  music@oldcornwall.net

(01208 831642)


Paul Phillips dialect@oldcornwall.net

(01326 573317)

Local History

Andrew Langdon  recorder@oldcornwall.net (01872 271382).

Place Names:

Position vacant


Albert Reuss in Mousehole by Susan Soyinka - a rev Andrew Langdon Gorsedh Kernow call for awards entries 2018 Cornish Assoc. NSW Jan-Feb 2018


What Societies and Society Members are doing to fulfil this fundamental principle

scroll-2219581_960_720 Valourising Cornish Minority Heritage St Ives Museum invitation Summer 2018 London Cornish Spring Kevren March 2018 28th April - Christine Edwards Event 5th May - Sabine Baring Gould and Thomas Hardy


Position vacant

Picture1 Bonfire on Beacon (4) Ballarat April 2018 IMG_5499 Cwll Archaeological Soc March Find a Speaker 23rd June Tywardreath Priory Talk Thinkin Trurra 3rd April to 22nd May

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