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Programme of meetings January to November 2018

Friday 26th January: AGM followed by speaker Bill Myers

“Cumbrian Cooperative Societies”

Friday 23rd February: Geoff Holme

“Through the Lens: Railways of Barrow”

Friday 23rd March: * NB Change of time and venue*

5pm at Cumbria Archives and Local Studies Centre

Archivist talk: “The Diaries of Edward Wadham, agent to the Duke of Buccleuch 1851-1913”

Friday 27th April: Dr Suzanne Tiplady

“The Bobbin Mills at Force”

Friday 28th September: Philip Heath

“Heath’s, a family business, from market stall to Dalton Road”

Friday 26th October: Rod White

“The Stories behind the Stones : Ulverston Cemetery.”

Friday 30th November: Dr Rob David

“Holidaying in the Lake District in the 1940’s and 1950’s”

Venue for meetings:

Trinity Church Centre, Abbey Road at 2:00pm

All are welcome

Members: £2.50      Visitors: £3.00

Annual Subscription   

Single  £3.00, Family £5.00