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DateSpeakerSubjectBranch/Venue

Thu 20 May 2021Bernard Cliffe - talk starts at 7.30pmI see no flags - in which he gives us a history of Liverpool as a port and the shipping companies that use itBranch:Chorley

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM - details of access from steve.williams24@gmail.com

Thu 20 May 2021Bernard Cliffe - talk starts at 7.30pmI see no flags - in which he gives us a history of Liverpool as a port and the shipping companies that use itBranch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Chorley Branch Online talk via ZOOM - details of access from steve.williams24@gmail.com

Fri 28 May 2021Lancashire Archives Lunchtime talksLooking at Jewish archives for Community History month (starts at 12.30pm)Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM - details of access from archives@lancashire.gov.uk

Tue 8 Jun 2021Paul RobbinsYou Stupid Boy -A look back at Britains real Home Guard. originally called the Local Defence Volunteers. A group of doddery old men with a few stupid boys thrown in or Britains last line of defence ?Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
VIRTUAL MEETING BY ZOOM - Log in between 6.45pm and 7.00pm

Fri 25 Jun 2021Lancashire Archives Lunchtime talksHorrockses and international trade - access details from archives@lancashire.gov.uk (starts at 12.30pm)Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM - details of access from archives@lancashire.gov.uk

Wed 30 Jun 2021Research NightBranch:Rochdale

Venue:
St Andrews URC Church Entwisle Road Rochdale OL16 2HZ

Tue 13 Jul 2021Robert MeeThe Village Lockup - A look at the history and use of village lockups - once a common feature in our communities. Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM

Wed 28 Jul 2021Out Visit - Details to be advised laterBranch:Rochdale

Fri 30 Jul 2021Lancashire Archives Lunchtime talksFood Related Archives - access details from archives@lancashire.gov.uk (starts at 12.30pm)Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM - details of access from archives@lancashire.gov.uk

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 heradry in England for over 800 yearsBranch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
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.Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
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.Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM

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. Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM

Wed 24 Nov 2021Christmas PartyBranch:Rochdale

Venue:
St Andrews URC Church Entwisle Road Rochdale OL16 2HZ

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 WassailingBranch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM

Tue 11 Jan 2022Dr Ann FeatherstoneHere we go again. A brief history of Pantomime peculiarly British tradition, pantomime burst upon the London stage more than 250 years ago.its history from the Regency period to the present day.Branch:Society Virtual Branch

Venue:
Online talk via ZOOM


Please note that the programme above may be subject to late change due to circumstances beyond our control and,
where possible, members will be advised of changes.




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