Longridge & District Local History Society
2016 – 2017 Winter Programme
|15th September||Dot Little||Longridge, the town with two parish churches|
|20th October||Steve Williams||Rails to the Lancashire Coast - Journeys to the seaside during the 50s and 60s|
|17th November||David Ratledge||Roman Roads in Lancashire and Longridge|
|15th December||Linda Sawley||A History of Christmas|
|19th January||Moya Every||An Old Myth|
|2nd February||Annual dinner speaker TBA|
|16th February||Terry Dean||Returned to the Regiment: The story of Lt. Col. Sir Gilbert Mackereth M.C.
- WW1 Soldier and Diplomat
|16th March||AGM then Brian Jeffery||Corn Mills of Whalley|
|20th April||Jean Fone||History of Bleasdale|
|18th May||Matt Brown||History and Conservation of Sizergh Castle|
|15th June||Dr Sarah Rose||Magna Carta and the North West of England|
The Society’s meetings start at 7:30 pm except for the AGM which start at 7:00 pm.