The Annual Dinner of the Society was held on 1st February at Ferraris Country House Hotel near Longridge. 

Members enjoyed an excellent meal and were entertained by Sid Calderbank who recited a number of Lancashire dialect poems.  He also read from his latest publication, a reprint of Cracks from a Cobblers Seat.

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


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.