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Meeting Date: The Virtual Branch provides details of various online talks from the Society and its branches.
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The full details of access to each Zoom online meeting can be found in the Members Area under Members Downloads - the list is the first subject displayed - just click to open it or download it.

None members please contact Marian Crossley the talk organisor for access details email mariancrossley74@gmail.com

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Fri 30 Jul 2021Lancashire Archives Lunchtime talksFood Related Archives - access details from archives@lancashire.gov.uk (starts at 12.30pm)
Online talk via ZOOM - details of access from archives@lancashire.gov.uk

Sat 7 Aug 2021Janet Few (Talk starts at 2.00pm)The Ill, the Impoverished, the Illegitimate and the Insane: researching our marginalised ancestors (London Branch Meeting but all welcome)
Online talk via ZOOM - login from 1.30pm

Tue 10 Aug 2021John TittertonIntroduction to Heraldry -Heraldry is found in churches, country houses and the high street. this talk gives a background to the use and development of heraldry in England for over 800 years
VIRTUAL MEETING BY ZOOM - Log in between 6.45pm and 7.00pm

Tue 14 Sep 2021John VigarSuperior Seats Where do we sit in church. This lecture looks at church seating through the centuries from the solid stone benches that made the weak go to the wall to the grand private pews.
Online talk via ZOOM

Tue 12 Oct 2021Harold HoggarthThe English Civil War in Lancashire 1642-1644. Lancashire played a leading part in the course of the war in the North of England and so it is worth knowing about.
Online talk via ZOOM

Sat 16 Oct 2021Dr Michael Winstanley (Talk starts at 2.00pm)The Lune Valley and the West Indies: sugar, cotton and the slave economy (London Branch Meeting but all welcome)
Online talk via ZOOM - login from 1.30pm

Tue 9 Nov 2021Dr Mike WinstanleyHappy Days? Elementary schooling, 1818-1918 in the North West. The sorts of schools which existed in the C19 and what they taught.
Online talk via ZOOM

Tue 14 Dec 2021Mark LewisCribs, Cards and Christingles - The Origins of Christmas Traditions and Customs -The talk also includes some of the lesser-known folklore including Jesse Trees, Chrismons, Mumming Plays and Wassailing
Online talk via ZOOM

Tue 11 Jan 2022Dr Ann FeatherstoneHere we go again. A brief history of Pantomime a peculiarly British tradition, pantomime burst upon the London stage more than 250 years ago. Its history from the Regency period to the present day.
Online talk via ZOOM

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