Forthcoming Events

The dates have been set for the summer outings.

11th June 2018

There will be a guided walk around Longridge. This will be conducted by a lady from the Longridge Historical Society. We will be meeting at the Berry Lane car park at 7.30pm.



11th July 2018

Summer trip to Liverpool. There is a coach being organised to take us there and bring us back home.

The Coach leaves Preston High Street (at corner of Ring Way and Tithebarn Street, opposite Holiday Inn and Law Courts) at 08.30am It leaves Pier Head (Mann Island) Liverpool at 17.00pm.

Aidan Turner-Bishop will be giving a short and enlightening walk from the Pier Head to the Anglican Cathedral.

Fare is £ 12.00

It is with regret that we have had to cancel the forthcoming trip to Liverpool.Anyone who has already paid their coach, we will ensure that it is returned to you.  Please contact the secretary to make arrangements.



23rd July 2018

Dr. David Hunt will conduct a walk around Walton-Le-Dale. We will be meeting at St. Leonards Church at 7.30pm.



20th August 2018

Peter Wilkinson will conduct a walk around Rivington. We will be meeting at the top car park (The Barn) at 2pm.



11th July 2018

We are also organising a day trip to Liverpool on the . The approximate cost would be £12.00 per person, this would depend on how many are wishing to go.

Aidan Turner-Bishop has kindly offered to take people on a semi guide tour to show us some unusual sites.


 If you would like to attend any of these events then please contact me, Gillian  Lawson, or give me your details at the next meeting on 14th May.



Monday 3rd September 2018: 7.15pm in Preston Minster

Geoff Senior presents:

North West Film Archives


Refreshments served following the talk.


Car parking to the rear of the Minster

(Accessible from St. John's Place or south side of Stoneygate from Avenham Lane)


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