2019 Programme

It has been decided that our new start time for meetings is now 7.30pm, with the exception of the 2019 AGM, which was held at 7.45pm.  Meetings will continue to be on the third Friday of the month.

Friday 18 January: Annual General Meeting and Members’ Evening – a programme of short talks by members (7.45pm)
Friday 15 February: Working Class Housing in Salford & Manchester – Dr Mike Nevell (University of Salford)
Friday 15 March: Warton Crag Hill Fort – Kevin Grice (Independent Scholar)
Friday 12 April: Lunt Meadows, Sefton – a rare 9,000 year old Mesolithic settlement – Ron Cowell (Liverpool Museums Service)
Friday 18 October: Roman Carlisle – John Zant (Oxford Archaeology North)
Friday 15 November: Adventus Saxonum: Material Culture, DNA & Identity in the Migration Period – Dr Duncan Sayer (UCLan)
Friday 17 January 2020: Annual General Meeting and Members’ evening

Summer excursions
Saturday 29 June: Visit to Lion Salt Works & Anderton Boat Lift, Cheshire
*Friday 2nd August* (Please note change of date): A Walk across Leyland Moss- Dr David Hunt (Leyland Museum) & Dr Bill Shannon (Independent Scholar) meet at 7pm Cocker Bar Farm Shop car park
Sunday in September – date to be arranged : Visit to Appleby by Train