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Porthleven Old Cornwall Society

Officers

 

     President; Beatrice Kerno   01209 860410        

Vice President; Rosemary Oates    01872 863759.            

Recorder; Lionel Curnow   01326 563601        

Treasurer; Neil Plummer   01209 860410    

           

       

                                           

 

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Founded: 1970s

 

Colours: Yellow & Blue

Porthleven

2018/19 Programme

 

 Tues Sept 25th    72 years on ,Remembering  our  Porthleven    

Dam Buster',Wing Commander Guy Gibson,VC DFC DS0

.... remembering also 'Derry' Dr A.P.Derrington DFC,PhD, who left us 31 Oct 2016 just     ...  one month after speaking of his Bomber Command experiences at last years  Guy Gibson memorial....    

    Video by  Vic & Monica Strike (Porthleven)

 

 Tues  Oct 23rd  ‘The Cornish in Mexico' Mrs Jean Charman

 

Tues  Nov 27th    Mr Dean Evans  The life & Times of Passmore Edwards

 

Tues  Dec 11th    The 4/5ths '60s Redruth Jug Band

  CornishCarol Singing for Christmas Party.(don't forget a plateful) !

 

Tues  Jan 22nd    Mr Trevor Smitheram

‘The Hayle Heritage'

 

Tues  Feb 26th    Mr Mike Sagar Fenton

                       'The Coast is Clear '   the truth about smuggling

 

 

 

Tues Mar 5th St Piran's DayFlag Raising Porthleven Harbourhead

    By kind permission of Mr Trevor Osborne

 

Tues  Mar 26th Farmer John  Benallack

 presents Life in the mid Cornwall farming community

 

Tues  Apr  23rd AGM &  Viewing  of Society Archives  

                        presented by Lionel Curnow our Society Recorder

 

Tues  May 28th   Mr Stephen Lay

   'Made in Cornwall '  a modern day Cousin Jack

 

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Sat 24th  Nov  2018     Fed' Winter Festival..........BODMIN

     

 Sat 23rd June  2019    Midsummer Bonfires.(Sites across Cornwall )

     

 Wed 27thJune  2019    An Gof Memorial & Concert St Keverne

     

 Sat  6th July  2019    Fed' Summer Festival.....  St JUST

   

  Aug/Sept   2019    Crying The Neck(Sites across Cornwall)            

   

   Sat  7th  Sept  2019     Gorsedh Kernow ........ .St JUST

   

   Sat 23rd Nov  2019     Fed' Winter Festival....... .TORPOINT

 

 

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  

 

 

The truth about smugling The Coast is Clear