Diary 2020/2021

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

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Feb
22
Fri
2019
Funeral Arrangements for Mr Tony Wakeham in St Austell on Friday 22nd February 2019.See Diary for details. @ St Stephen-in-Brannel Parish Church
Feb 22 @ 11:30 am – 3:30 pm

 Funeral for Mr Tony Wakeham

Where: At Stephen-in-Brannel Parish Church, Fore Street, St Stephen, St Austell, Cornwall PL26 7NN

Lunch will be provided by way of a Cornish theme and will be in the local Community Hall, close by the Church.

Anyone wishing to attend, please contact Rob Wakeham (Tony’s nephew) on robwakeham@icloud.com

Feb
24
Sun
2019
Rugby Union Match – Ealing Trailfinders vs Cornish Pirates – Saturday 24th February 2019
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm

Anyone interested in Ealing Trailfinders vs Cornish Pirates Rugby Match – it’s the Championship Cup Semi-Final?

Then go to Vallis Way, Ealing, London, W13 0DD on Saturday 24th February 2019 at 3.00pm

Enjoy the Match….come on Cornish Pirates !!!

Mar
16
Sat
2019
133rd Anniversary Dining Event – Luncheon at The Imperial Hotel, 61-66 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5BB @ The Imperial Hotel
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

133rd Anniversary Dining Event -Luncheon at The Imperial Hotel, 61-66 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BB in the Tudor Room.   12pm for 1pm

Over the past two years the Event has been such a success, we are continuing the Luncheon in 2019.  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.

The Hotel is situated overlooking Russell Square. From Russell Square Tube Station, turn left onto Russell Square and Hotel approx. 150 yards on the left. The main reception is through an archway to a courtyard. Also there is a car park in this area.
Russell Square Underground Station is a 2 minute walk away.

MENU:
Starter:           
 Honeydew Melon with Mango Coulis

Main Course:   
Beef Bourguignon

The Vegetarian Option is : Caramelised Onion and Goats Cheese Bundle 

Dessert:           Almondy Daim Tart

Dinner Invitation Form

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Dinner invitation Form PDF (354KB)

PLEASE SAVE THE DATE !

 

May
18
Sat
2019
Mid-Summer Lunch at Old Bank of England Pub, 194 Fleet Street, London, EC4A 2LT on Saturday 6th July 2019 @ Old Bank of England Pub
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:45 pm

The LCA will meet for a Mid-Summer lunch at the Old Bank of England Pub, 194 Fleet Street, London EC4A 2LT at 12.00pm on Saturday 6th July 2019.

Do come and enjoy us for an informal lunch in pleasant and welcoming surroundings.

Contact Carol Goodwin to book your place on Tel.No.  020 8303 9054 or email: chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk

Jun
2
Sun
2019
County Championship Rugby Final – CORNWALL v Cheshire – Sunday 2nd June 2019 @ Twickenham Stadium
Jun 2 @ 5:15 pm

CORNWALL in the County Final – Well Done !

Good luck for the Final —–Oggy  Oggy  Oggy

COME ON CORNWALL – You can do it !!!

Jul
13
Sat
2019
LCA Lunch at Richmond followed by Afternoon with LC Pilot Gig on Saturday,13th July 2019 @ Slug & Lettuce Restaurant
Jul 13 @ 12:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Come and join us for a lovely afternoon in Richmond !

Lunch at 12.15 pm at the Slug & Lettuce Restaurant, followed from 2.30 pm at the LC Pilot Gig Assn. Clubhouse a few yards away.

More food, Cornish of course, and drinks at the Clubhouse amongst St Piran’s flags and Gigs.

We will need to know numbers of attendees, so please let Carol Goodwin know on either 0208 303 9054 or 07889 178891 – e-mail : chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk.

Look forward to seeing you on (hopefully!) a lovely sunny and warm 13th July….

Jul
20
Sat
2019
LCA Lunch at Penderel’s Oak, Holborn followed by Rosyer Lecture on Saturday 20th July 2019 at City Lit. @ Penderel's Oak Pub
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The LCA will meet for lunch at the Penderel’s Oak Pub, High Holborn, at 12.00pm on Saturday 20th July 2019.
After lunch, the Rosyer Lecture, will be held at the City Lit in Room 106,1-10 Keeley Street, WC2B 4BA (020 7831 7831) – 2.30pm for 3.00pm – which is an 8 minute walk (just under 700 yards) from Penderel’s Oak. Admission is free of charge.

The Lecturer : Dr John Pring

Subject: ” Humphry Davy and the Blue Gas”

Rosyer is the bardic name of one of the former members of the City Lit., Cornish Society and a lecture is given every year in his memory.

It would help to know numbers attending so that we can book tables at Penderel’s Oak, and to advise our member at City Lit. Hilary Paddon.

Do come and enjoy Lunch and, if possible, the Rosyer Lecture.

Contact Carol Goodwin to book your place on Tel.No.  0208 303 9054 or email: chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk

Aug
3
Sat
2019
London Cornish Pilot Gig Club vs London Cornish Rugby Football Club – Saturday 3rd August 2019 @ London Cornish Pilot Gig Clubhouse
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This is the first time the two London Cornish clubs have come together for a social occasion.  During Saturday afternoon, members of the LCRFC will be taking to the river for their first experience of gig rowing.  After some careful coaching, crew members will then be chosen to race against a crack team from LCPGC.    Following the racing there will be a social get-together with drinks, pasties and music.

It will be a great “fun” afternoon so come along !

Aug
13
Tue
2019
Canvas & Rum – NorthSouth Theatre – From Tuesday 13th August to Friday 16th August 2019 @ Lady Daphne
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm

NorthSouth Theatre

Canvas & Rum

On the “Daphne” , moored at St Katherine Docks, London from Tuesday 13th August through to Friday 16th August 2019

This is a Cornwall based Theatre Company producing entertaining, thought -provoking and high quality theatre – now touring the country.

More information from their website:

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Sep
21
Sat
2019
London Scottish RFC versus Cornish Pirates RFC – Saturday 21st September 2019 @ The Athletic Ground
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Rugby Championship Cup Match

London Scottish RFC versus Cornish Pirates RFC

Saturday 21st September 2019 at 15.00 hrs

Venue: The Athletic Ground, Twickenham Road, Richmond, TW9 2SF

Come along to cheer on the Cornish Pirates RFC !

The more the merrier !!

Oct
11
Fri
2019
Fisherman’s Friends Concert in London – Friday 11th October 2019 @ Barbican Centre
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

The Fisherman’s Friends are coming to London !    Away from The Platt in Port Isaac…

On Friday 11th October 2019 they will be performing at the Barbican Centre.

Sea Shanties galore !

thefishermansfriends.com

 

Oct
24
Thu
2019
Funeral Arrangements for Miss Mary Watters @ Weston Mill Crematorium
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The London Cornish Association are very sad to hear the news of Mary’s passing. She was a stalwart member and attended most events around the country.   A true Cornish maid.

At present we have no other information.

Nov
23
Sat
2019
Pre-Christmas Lunch and Visit to Sir John Soane’s Museum – Saturday 23rd November 2019 @ Penderel's Oak
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm

Come along and enjoy an informal pleasant Pre-Christmas lunch and bit o’chat with like minded Cornish folk followed by, if wished, a visit to Sir John Soane’s Museum. The Museum is located just a few minutes walk away at 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A 3BP.

The nearest Tube Stations are Holborn or Chancery Lane.

Please let us know if you will be attending lunch and/or Museum visit as we need to book tables at the pub and organise timed tickets at the Sir John Soane Museum. (Carol Goodwin – chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk)

Look forward to seeing you on 23rd November !

Dec
12
Thu
2019
Kneehigh’s Ubu! – Kneehigh from 4th December to 21st December 2019 @ Shoreditch Town Hall
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 29 @ 10:00 pm

The show simmers delicately on the edge of chaos. This is Kneehigh going back to their roots as exuberant physical performers and it is both joyous and immensely skilful.

www.kneehigh.co.uk

Jan
4
Sat
2020
Barnes Rugby Football Club vs Redruth Rugby Football Club – Saturday 4th January 2020 @ Barnes Rugby Club
Jan 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Rugby National League 2 South

Barnes RFC versus Redruth RFC

Saturday 4th January 2020 at 14.00 hours

Venue: Barnes Rugby Club, Queen Elizabeth Walk, London SW13 0DG

Come along to cheer on REDRUTH  RFC !

The more the merrier !!

Jan
11
Sat
2020
New Year’s Lunch – Saturday 11th January 2020 @ Penderel's Oak
Jan 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Please come and join us at our usual watering hole at Penderel’s Oak, Holborn to start the year off with good company and perhaps just a drink or two !!

Please let Carol Goodwin know if you wish to attend so we can book tables on e-mail : chynoweth@hotmail.co.uk or 0208 303 9054

Feb
12
Wed
2020
“BAIT” – The Oscar Winning Film – Tuesday – Friday 11th to 14th February 2020 @ Prince Charles Cinema
Feb 12 @ 8:45 pm – 10:15 pm

The Oscar Winning Film “BAIT” is showing at the Prince Charles Cinema 12th February 2020 at 8.45 pm

Enjoy !

Feb
29
Sat
2020
St Piran’s Day Celebration to be held on Saturday 29th February 2020 @ The Atrium, The Imperial Hotel
Feb 29 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

St Piran’s Day Celebration

Saturday 29th February 2020

Please come along to celebrate our Saint’s Day! 

 

Mar
1
Sun
2020
Stuns’ls Shanty Tour on Sunday 1st March 2020 @ London Cornish Pilot Gig Clubhouse
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

One and All are welcome to join the London Cornish Pilot Gig at “Sunday Shanty Time” !

Mar
7
Sat
2020
Kernow In The City 2020 – 7th March 2020 from 7.30 pm – 11.00pm @ Rich Mix
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

KERNOW IN THE CITY 2020 – 7th March 2020 from 7.30pm to 11 pm. at Rich Mix in London (see link for details)

The night will be fuelled with ales from Skinner’s Brewery and Cornish pasties from Ann’s Bakery. So, if you are in London and you love Cornwall, come celebrate our national day. richmix.org.uk

Kernow in the City 2020


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