2017 Programme

NOTE: all our evening talks take place at 7.45pm on the third Friday of the month at the Fulwood URC, Symonds Road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 3DH

Friday 20th January – AGM and Members’ evening.

Friday 17th February – David Ratledge (Highways Historian and Civil Engineer) – Unvovering Lost Roman Roads in Lancashire

Friday 17th March – Dr Fiona Edmonds (Director, Regional heritage Centre, Lancaster University)The Rise and fall of the Northumbrian Kingdom c.600-1100

Friday 21st April – Maggie Dickinson (Freelance historian and writer)Ancient Pack Horse Trade Routes and Bridges

Friday 19th May – Annual DinnerThe White Bull, Alston PR3 3BJ- 7pm for 7.30, no need to book but please let us know if you are coming

Saturday 10th June – Visit to The Old Medicine House and Garden, Blackden, nr Holmes Chapel, Cheshire. Guided tour, 2pm, £10, full details to follow

Saturday 1st July – Visit to the Ribchester Dig – meet at 2pm, Details to follow.

Saturday 23rd September- Visit to the Lancashire Conservation Studios, Preston- meet at 10am, £6, Full details to follow.

Friday 20th October – Dr Jamie Morris (Lecturer in Archaeology, UCLan)The Ribchester Roman Dig 2015

Friday 17th November – Heather Davis (Conservation Manager, Lancashire County Conservation Service)Counting culture: Uncovering Lancashire’s Hidden History

Friday 19th January 2018 – AGM and Members’ evening