Longridge & District Local History Society

2017 – 2018 Programme




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.