Coronovirus (COVID 19) After the PM’s press conference yesterday Monday 16th March and the strong advice contained within, Kernow Men’s Society meetings will be suspended forthwith. This decision has been taken in the light of the advice given and underpinned by our landlord’s (The Methodist Church) decision to recommend suspending all community type events at … Read more KMS Meetings Suspended.
Imerys Local Charity Raffle Kernow Men’s Society are pleased to announce that we have again been the grateful recipient of a very kind donation from Imerys via their branch at Imerys Minerals Ltd at Par Moor Centre, Cornwall. In a change to previous years, the staff at Imerys held a raffle of unwanted Christmas … Read more Imerys Charity Raffle
More Grant Success! Kernow Men’s Society are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a grant from Cornwall Rural Community Charity towards the group’s overall running costs. This grant will allow us to continue offering our group meetings and outings to local men in need of some escape from loneliness, exclusion and social isolation. … Read more Cornwall Rural Community Charity
Diabetes UK Visit and Risk Assessments We had a couple of visits recently from Mr Spencer Wimbleton who is a Cornwall based volunteer for Diabetes UK. Spencer chatted to us about the differences between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, gave out information about the diseases and answered questions from our guys about causes, diets, … Read more Visit By Diabetes UK Volunteer
The Co-op Westhill St Austell We were fortunate to be The Coop’s latest chosen group to receive their monthly tea, coffee and biscuits donation. Gary King from the Co-op store in Westhill, St Austell visited the group at one of our meetings recently and brought with him a bag of goodies which we gratefully accepted. … Read more Co-op Donation
Twenty Nineteen Well, another year nearly at an end and we have gone from strength to strength here at Kernow Men’s Society with twice weekly meetings every week at our new venue at St John’s Methodist Church, trips out, support from a variety of organisations and a recent, successful Christmas buffet with more to come … Read more Merry Christmas………
Christmas Lunch Buffet We recently held our annual Christmas lunch but instead of going out, this year we stayed in! We decided to hold our lunch at St John’s, where we meet each Monday and Thursday, and put on a cold buffet for our members. We had some help with all the preparations and we … Read more Christmas Lunch Buffet
St Austell Voice Newspaper Article KMS are in the news with an article in the current edition of St Austell Voice. The article is about our recent successful grant application to Cornwall Council via the local councillors’ Community Chest Pot. We received a grand total of £748 from 5 local councillors which is … Read more Kernow Men’s Society In The News
Cornwall Councillors’ Community Chest Grant Kernow Men’s Society are delighted to announce that we have been successful with our application to our local Cornwall Councillors for a share of their Community Chest pots. Several months ago, KMS made an application via Cornwall Community Foundation to Great Western Railway for a grant in order to start … Read more More Grant Funding Success!
KMS were delighted to welcome MP for St Austell and Newquay, Steve Double, to our group meeting recently. Steve came along to the group with his wife Anne and spent time with us discussing national and local issues and taking part in a Q/A session. Up for discussion were subjects ranging from local transportation, infrastructure, … Read more Local MP Steve Double Visits Kernow Men’s Society