2017 – 2018 Programme

Date Speaker Topic
21st September 2017 Ian Tyler The RAF in NW England during the Second World War
19th October 2017 Bob Spiers "My Days with Lancashire Police"
16th November 2017 Brian Haliwell The Golden Age of Comedy Pt 1
14th December 2017 Dr Brenda Fox Ribble Valley Memories
18th January 2018 Dr Alan Crosby A few of my favourite things: a personal selection of treasures from Lancashire Archives
1st February 2018 Annual Dinner -Sid Calderbank -The Lancashire Clown
15th February 2018 Colin Dickinson The History of Alston New Hall
15th March 2018 AGM - Andy Lowe Lakeland Architecture through the Centuries
19th April 2018 David Ratledge Roman Road Discoveries in Cumbria and an Update on Roman Roads in Lancashire
17th May 2018 Peter Shakeshaft Aspects of Freckleton
21st June 2018 Open Evening Theme: 150th anniversary of Longridge Parish

The Society’s meetings start at 7:30 pm except for the AGM which start at 7:00 pm.

Longridge & District Local History Society is a member of the Lancashire Local History Federation.

 e-mail: chairman@ldlhs.org.uk

Visitors and Guests are welcome to come along to our meetings, usually held on the 1st and/or 3rd Thursdays of the month from September to June in the Centenary Room at St Paul's Church,

Starting at 7:30pm. £2.50 for non-members includes light refreshments.