Programme of meeting events for 2020 ~ 2021


All meetings are held at St. George the Martyr Church, George Road, Preston.


Our meetings usually start at 7.15 pm on the first Monday of each month during the season.

The seasonal membership subscription is £12.50 and visitor admission to a single meeting is £3.00.

•  Next Event 


Monday 1 February 2021 (suspended until further notice)

Sin & sex in Seventeenth Century Lancashire

Speaker:  Dr Alan Crosby


Monday 2 September 2020

Preston ~ the Jerusalem of Teetotalism

Speaker: Dr Annemarie McAllister


Monday 5 October 2020

Northampton to New Longton: a family history journey

Speaker: Peter Bamford


Monday 2 November 2020

Roman  roads  in Lancashire: Lidar discoveries

Speaker: Mr David  Ratledge


Monday 7 December 2020 

To be arranged

Speaker: To be arranged


Monday 1 February 2021

Sin & sex in Seventeenth Century Lancashire

Speaker: Dr Alan Crosby


Monday 1 March 2021

Extraordinary Women of Winckley Square

Speaker: Patricia Harrison


Monday 12 April 2021 

Richard Kuerden's map of Preston 1685, and his planned history of the Borough

Speaker: Dr Bill Shannon


Monday 10 May 2021

Fulwood  Barracks ~ A brief history

Speaker: Jane Davies


Please come and join us

For further information please contact the Secretary


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