President; Beatrice Kerno..01209 860410
Vice President; Rosemary Oates 01872 863759.
Recorder; Lionel Curnow...01326 563601
Treasurer; Neil Plummer... 01209 860410
Standard Bearer; Karen Marsh..
Refreshments; Faith Jones..... 01326 564775
Porthleven Old Cornwall Society - Programme 2016/17
Tues Sept 27th 73 years on ,Remembering our Porthleven Dam Buster',Wing Commander Guy Gibson,VC DFC DSO and by special request the return of 'Derry' Dr A.P.Derrington DFC ,PhD ,who flew with him as a Halifax Navigator in 'Strike Command ' over the Ruhr...All introduced by Vic & Monica Strike,with stories & poetry of Porthleven before the advent of computers !
Tues Oct 25th Ms Lesley Trotter - ‘The Wives They Left Behind' 18thCentury Migration
Tues Nov 22nd Mr Lionel Curnow - ‘Our 100 yr old Archives’(news cuttings over the years)
Tues Dec 13th;Cornish Carols & yarns for our Christmas Party...(don't forget your plateful ! )
Tues Jan 24th Mr Richard Ede - ‘Traditional Crab/Lobster pots’ Demonstration &Talk
Tues Feb 28 th Mr Tony Bennetts - 'The Story of Wheal Vor'
Sun Mar 5th St Piran's Day, Flag Raising (tbc) .move to Monday to involve Schools
Tues Mar 28th Mr Brian Stevens - The Hain Steamship Company of St Ives
Tues Apr 25th AGM & members afternoon with archives & story telling.
Tues May 23rd Mr Tony Mansell 'A Cornish Village'
Sat 26th Nov 2016 Fed' Winter Festival.......Saltash
Sat 9th July 2017 Fed' Summer Festival....Padstow
Aug ~~ Sept 2017 Crying The Neck(Sites across Cornwall)
Sat 2nd Sept 2017 Gorsedh Kernow .......tbc
President ;Beatrice Kerno..01209 860410 Vice President;Rosemary Oates 01872 863759.
Recorder; Lionel Curnow...01326 563601 Treasurer ; Neil Plummer... 01209 860410
Standard Bearer; Karen Marsh.. Refreshments; Faith Jones..... 01326 564775
All Are Welcome so do come along and join us for a 'cuppa' and a bit of traditional Cornish Crowse(Crib), as we
“Gather up the fragments lest they be lost”
“Cuntelleugh an brewyon us gesys na wo kellys travyth”
True to the motto of The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies
Colours: Yellow & Blue