2020 Programme

Meetings are on the third Friday of every month, at 7.30pm

Friday 17 January
Annual General Meeting and Members’ Evening – a programme of short talks by members

Friday 21 February
Glimpses of archaeology: Low Borrow Bridge & the Upper Lune Valley – Steve King (Independent Researcher)

Friday 20 March CANCELLED
From Stone Age to Iron: Medieval Monastic Magic and the Holcombe Valley – Neil Coldrick, (Holcombe Moor Heritage Group)

Friday 17 April CANCELLED
Rameses the Great and Bolton’s Egypt – Ian Trumble (Bolton Libraries & Museums)

Summer excursions – Unfortunately all of our Summer excursions are now cancelled with the hope we can rearrange in 2021, due to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions. We are hoping to continue with the new lecture programme in October, pending government guidelines.
Saturday 20 June CANCELLED – Visit to the Staffordshire Hoard & Spode Heritage Centre, Stoke on Trent
July tba CANCELLED – Trip to Bolton’s Egyptian Gallery
Sept tba CANCELLED – Keeping Preston Clean: exploring 19th & early 20th C refuse removal in Preston

Friday 16 October
Cuerden Excavations 2018: Finding the Roman Road – Ian Miller (Salford University)

Friday 20 November
Lancaster Castle: From Prison to Heritage Asset- Nigel Neil (Independent Scholar)

Friday 15 January 2021
Annual General Meeting and Members’ evening