Diary 2017/2018

Find out about our past events in our newsletters and keep up with our news on our news page.

To book an event, please contact us.

Funeral Arrangements for Lady Carol Trelawny. @ St Peter and St Paul Church
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm

 Funeral for Lady Carol Trelawny

Timing: 2.00 pm

Where: St Peter and St Paul Church, Saltwood, Kent.

Lady Carol (nee Watson).   Beloved wife of the late Sir John.  Died peacefully on 4th August. Much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Family flowers only.  Donations welcome to Alzheimer’s Society c/o Hambrook & Johns, 1 Dymchurch Road, Hythe, Kent CT21 5AX.

Family History Day – 14th October 2017 @ Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

We are delighted to welcome to our Family History Day:

Mrs Elaine Henderson whose Talk will be “Harassment from Heaven: Wills and Probate in two Cornish parishes c1750-1850”.

Based on the recent work by volunteer researchers for the Victoria County History Trust of Cornwall, the talk looks in detail at the wills of residents of two very different parishes: the rural St Stephen-in-Brannel and the prosperous town of Launceston.

and Mr John Jolliff our afternoon Speaker whose Talk will be “Cornwall’s Secret Army”.

Please come along to enjoy a truly interesting and informative day in friendly company!

Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church
235 Shaftesbury Avenue
London WC2H 8EP

020 7240 0544 (only for urgent messages on the Day)

Getting there: The nearest tube stations are Holborn and Tottenham Court Road.

Fee: £15 for members (including LCA-affiliated societies and Cornwall Family History Society) and £20 for non members.

This fee includes a pasty and saffron cake lunch and a cream tea. Vegetarian pasties can be provided if ordered in advance.

Contact: Gill Penny [g.n.penny@btinternet.com] OR Carol Goodwin [chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk].

New Year’s Lunch – 6th January 2018 @ Penderel's Oak
Jan 6 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm

New Year’s Lunch – Saturday 6th January 2018

This event will be held at one of our favourite (and easy to get to) London watering holes, Penderel’s Oak in Holborn.
Time: 12 noon

Penderel’s Oak
283-288 High Holborn

Getting there: The nearest tube stations are Holborn or Chancery Lane on the Central Line.

Contact:Liz Broekmann Tel: 0203 6386817 or Carol Goodwin 0208 303 9054

St Piran’s Day Celebration – to be held on Saturday, 3rd March 2018 @ South Bank Centre, Royal Festival Hall
Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

St Piran’s Day Celebration – to be held on Saturday 3rd March 2018 from 1.30 pm onwards

Celebrate with a Toast to St Piran and a taste of Cornwall.

Any member or guest wishing to come along from 1.30 pm onwards to Level 5 at the Southbank Centre, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1 8XX ??

If you would like to join us, please contact Carol Goodwin on e-mail chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk or phone 0208 303 9054  to book a place.

Getting there: The nearest tube stations are Waterloo and Embankment (on North side of River Thames.).  Mainline Stations:Waterloo or Waterloo East or Charing Cross (again on North side of River Thames).


132nd Anniversary Dining Event at Amba Hotel (previously Thistle Marble Arch Hotel) @ Amba Hotel, Marble Arch
Mar 17 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

132nd Anniversary Dining Event at Amba Hotel (previously the Thistle Hotel), Marble Arch

Over the past two years the Event has been such a success, we are continuing the Luncheon in 2018.  This Event replaces our traditional Annual Dinner, in response to requests from several members who find it challenging to be out late at night and would prefer a lunchtime gathering.

Menu and Details to be confirmed.  PLEASE SAVE THE DATE !