Programme of meeting events for 2018 ~ 2019

•  Next Event 

Monday • 4 March 2019

The History of Alston Hall

Speaker:  Dr Alan Crosby



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.

Monday 3 September 2018

North West Film Archives

Speaker: Geoff Senior


Monday 1 October 2018

My work as a Local History Detective

Speaker: Steve Halliwell


Monday 5 November 2018

The Preston General Election 1768

Speaker: Mike Turner


Monday 3 December 2018 

History and enjoyment of the Cumbrian Coast Railway

Speaker: David Hindle


Monday 4 February 2019

The Little Office on the Corner: Part 1 –

A Tale of Coal, Canals, and Haute Couture

Speaker: Stewart Turner


Monday 4 March 2019

The History of Alston Hall

Speaker: Dr Alan Crosby


Monday 8 April 2019 

Preston as Others Saw It

Speaker: Stephen Sartin


Monday 13 May 2019

General Meeting followed by Preston and the Peterloo Massacre

Speaker: Dr Robert Poole


Please come and join us

For further information please contact the Secretary


2018 Preston Historical Society


Registered Charity No. 510615