The FYLDE HISTORY NETWORK

OCTOBER  2017

 

BLACKPOOL AND FYLDE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Instituted in 1935 to promote the study of History and Archaeology,

with particular reference to Blackpool and the Fylde.

 

Programme 2017/2018

 

26 September  Jeffrey Meadows QPM Policing -- From the Late 1950s to the Mid-1990s.

 

24 October  Philip Walsh  Marton – A Green and Pleasant Land.

 

28 November Richard Trevitt  The Lancaster Canal – Past, Present and Future.

 

December – Mid Season Break

 

23 January  Jennifer Ray  World War One – Wives, Workers and  Widows.

 

27 February Steve Hellliwell  Moses Holden – Astronomer, Lecturer and Methodist Evangelist.

 

27 March Howard Phillips  The Preesall Salt Fields – The Ongoing Story.

 

24 April  Annual General Meeting.  Followed by Local Views of the Past.

 

Meetings are generally held on the fourth Tuesday of the month

at 7.30pm, Blackpool Cricket Club, Stanley Park.

 

 

ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION £6     FAMILY MEMBERSHIP £10     VISITORS £2