Every year CALH organises a programme of summer visits, a two-day Spring conference and a one-day Autumn conference.
Saturday 15th October 2022
Kilbirnie Hotel, Narrowcliff Road, Newquay TR7 2RS
Plague and pestilence in Cornwall and beyond
10-00am Reception and Coffee
10-25am Welcome by the Chairman
10-30am Carole Vivian.
Random accounts of smallpox in Cornwall
11-30am Dr. Anthony Piper.
Influenza - a warning from history
2-00pm Marilyn Thompson
The Black Death, with particular reference to Cornwall & its effects; measures employed to mitigate and consequences
3-00pm Lesley Trotter
Cholera in Cornwall
4-00pm TEA - after which members depart
Approaching Newquay sea front from St Columb Minor, the hotel is on the left-hand side of Narrowcliff Road. Parking is through the archway to the left of the hotel frontage.
Booking forms must be returned no later than Friday 30th September 2022. They will be sent to members with the August Newsletter, or may be downloaded here.