Lancashire Local History Federation

Federation Activities & Participatory Events 2018 - 2019

Here is the Event Diary for the whole county including all the Societies who have provided their programme for the coming year.


The pages include when and where the meeting is but not the cost which can be obtained from the Societies websites on the Member Societies page

      LLHF Day School   -   Saturday, 16 February 2019

 At Preston Masonic Hall, Ashlar House, Saul Street, Preston, PR1 2QU

 Spectacular History:  Pageants & Processions in the North West
 
Programme

 09.30 – 10.00              Assemble & coffee

10.00 – 11.00              Dr Jack Southern -  ‘The Romance of Cotton’: identity and the Lancashire Cotton Queen


11.00 – 11.15              Short break

 11.15 – 12.15              Dr Michael Winstanley - ‘Pageantitis’: local history and historical pageants in the North West

 12.15 – 12.45              AGM

12.45 ­- 14.00               Lunch

 14.00 – 15.00              Mr Garry Stringfellow  - 'Rushbearing’: the story of an ancient custom

 15.00 – 15.15              Short break

15.15 – 16.15              Dr Keith Vernon - ‘Pageants of Preston’s Past’: history and heritage in the Preston Guild

 
Fee      £18 (to include lunch)                       £12.00 (day school only)

There is ample ‘pay & display’ car parking in the vicinity.  Delegates may bring their own packed lunch

 Applications must be received by 8 February

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Booking form for Day School 2019

 Please complete and return to:  Zoë Lawson, “Roselea”, Mill Lane, Goosnargh, Preston, PR3 2JX

Telephone: 01772 865347               email: zoe.lawson@talktalk.net

Please reserve me ____ place(s)                                    I do/do not require a map of the location

I wish to book___places for lunch   - Choose from: Cottage pie ____  or  Cheese & onion pie ____

 
Name(s) ………………………………………………………………………………………

Address …………………………………………………………………………………………………Postcode…………..

 Telephone ………………………..  Email…………………………………………… (PRINT PLEASE)

 I enclose a cheque for _______made out to LLHF


 Or

I wish to pay by BACS. Please transfer funds to the following account:

Sort Code: 01-05-31           Account number 32603983.  Ensure you give your surname as reference.

Member Society Events.

Just a reminder about the Federation day school which is on Saturday 16 February at Preston Masonic Hall. The theme for this year is Pageants and Processions and we have an excellent line-up of speakers. Below is a booking form with further details.

I hope you can come along.  Thank you for those who have already booked.