News and Events

We have a varied programme of talks, visits and entertainment and the society is looking to increase its membership with enthusiastic members of all ages.

We meet at the Wesley Centre at the Wesley Chapel (see map below) on Chapel Street, Camborne, TR14 8EG on the third Wednesday in the month at 7.30pm from October to May. We also have regular excursions to places of interest during the summer months.

Forthcoming Events

Gorsedh of Cornwall

Saturday 3rd September 2016

St Keverne

100 Faces, 100 Stories of the First World War in Cornwall

Wednesday 21st September 2016

A talk by Dr Joanna Mattingley

Federation of Old Cornwall Societies AGM

Saturday 1st October 2016

County Hall, Truro, 2pm

The Trevithick Society

Wednesday 19th October 2016

A talk by Kingsley Rickard

Camborne Feast Meeting

Wednesday 16th November 2016

An evening of Cornish Music and Song with Proper Job

Federation of Old Cornwall Societies Winter Festival

Saturday 26th November 2016


Wade Bridge, The story of the 15th century bridge

Wednesday 18th January 2017

A talk by Andrew Langdon

Terrill Bros Foundry

Wednesday 15th February 2017

A talk by David Smitherham

The History of Penzance & Newlyn and Penlee Lifeboats

Wednesday 15th March 2017

A talk by Martin Brockman

AGM and President's Evening

Wednesday 19th April 2017

With David Thomas

Medieval Cornwall

Wednesday 17th May 2017

A talk by Sam Drake

June and July 2017 events tba

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Previous Events

List of Previous Events

Press Articles

Award winning stories about the Second World War, 6 Apr 2009

Camborne Town Council inherits old newspaper collection, 6 Apr 2009

The re-erection of a cross at Gwellavellan, Camborne, 15 Apr 2004