We are a Group of people interested in History and Local History in particular. We are Friends of the Grammar School and collect information for the Heritage Room situated within the Old Grammar School.
We meet every last Thursday in the month at 7.30 pm as a rule but other times for Workshops.
Visits, Speakers and Exhibitions are arranged throughout the year. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME We especially need younger members to carry on as custodians of Historical documents.
Committee… Chairperson Valerie Jones. Treasurer Lesley Lohou and Secretary Jean Lord.
Date Subject Speaker
22 February The Battle at Read Bridge 1643 Brian Jeffrey
22 March Calderstones Hospital and Railway R Cornwell
26 April Packhorse Routes in the North West Maggie Dickinson
03 May A Short Walk and Talk Brian Jeffrey
28 June Visit to Townley Hall ( note 7.00 pm start)
26 July Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Peter Houldsworth
27 September Whalley Abbey Patrick Brown
25 October To Be Announced
22 November Rebuilding of Ypres Denise North
06 December Pickwick Night