Pentewan Old Cornwall Society Meetings Restart

Following the publication of the roadmap out of Covid 19 restrictions, and in line with most organisations and Old Cornwall Societies, Pentewan society, after a break of eighteen months, are recommencing indoor meetings on Monday 20th September 2021. Meetings will be held in Pentewan village hall starting at 7.30pm. On Monday 20th September 2021 there will be an Annual General Meeting. Following, there will be an illustrated presentation by Maureen Prettyman entitled “The Prettyman Family – Master Mariners”. Accordance with guidelines hand sanitising will be available at the door and masks may be worn if you feel comfortable with this precaution. We look forward to welcoming former members, new members and anyone who has an interest in the history and heritage of Cornwall. Yearly Subscription is £6. The following are the dates and speakers for our future meetings.

Monday September 20th2021 AGM and “The Prettyman Family – Master Mariners” by Maureen Prettyman

Monday October 18th2021 “Pilchards to Tourism” by Len Shepherd.

Monday November 15th2021 “The Remarkable Life of Daniel Gumb” by Brian Oldham

Monday December 20th2021 “Faith Supper” in the village hall.

Monday January 17th2022 “Great Cornish Families and their Mining Connections” by Ivor Bowditch.

Monday February 21st2022 “The North Cornwall Flood 1847” by Andrew Langdon.

Monday March 21st2022 “The History of Hayle” by Trevor Smitheram.

Monday April 25th2022 “Flora of Cornwall” by Ian Bennallack.

(Please note date change because of Easter)

Monday May 16th May 2022. Society Walk to be arranged.

Rob Evans, President and Chairman.

Email robertevanspentewan@hotmail.co.uk  Tel 01726 842507.