Events Listings

All events arranged so far, both on Zoom and face to face organised by groups, are displayed in date order. The face to face meetings arranged by the groups are also show on the individual group's pages. Unfortuately this list is not best viewed on a mobile phone, so some scrolling will be necessary if that is the only way you can access it.
Date Day Time Place Subject Speaker(s)

01 February 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

UpHolland Methodist Church , Alma Hill, UpHolland ,WN8 ONR

How They All Began

Jackie Mafi

03 February 2022

Thursday

7.00 pm

Zoom Meeting

Findmypast & the 1921 Census

Myko Clelland

15 February 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

My Great Grandfather was a Workhouse Master

Louise Wade

22 February 2022

Tuesday

7.00 pm

Zoom Meeting

Instantly Buckled for Life - Scottish Marriage Records

Chris Paton

01 March 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

UpHolland Methodist Church , Alma Hill, UpHolland ,WN8 ONR

The Giants at Liverpool

Andy Johnson

15 March 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

Looking for Phyllis & Finding Maude

Ali Ronan

05 April 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Zoom Meeting

Northerners: A History. From the Ice Ages to the 21st Century

Brian Groom

05 April 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

UpHolland Methodist Church , Alma Hill, UpHolland ,WN8 ONR

The Royal Court Theatre

David Brown

19 April 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

“Crime City – Manchester’s Victorian Underworld”

Joe O’Neill.

03 May 2022

Tuesday

2.00 pm

Zoom Meeting

The Bloody History of Liverpool

Ken Pye

03 May 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

UpHolland Methodist Church , Alma Hill, UpHolland ,WN8 ONR

John Westhead The Newburgh Blacksmith

Martin Jones

17 May 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

“Peter Peters – The Wigan Station Master”

Marianne Howell

07 June 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

UpHolland Methodist Church , Alma Hill, UpHolland ,WN8 ONR

WWII

Pauline Horner

21 June 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

“My Work in the Archives including the Royal Collection”

Rosie Lampard.

23 August 2022

Tuesday

7.00 pm

Zoom Meeting

British Civilian POWs in the First World War

Chris Paton

20 September 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

“Let her die, maker her die if you can.  The scandalous case of Mrs. Oldfield” 

Thomas McGrath.

18 October 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

“Grave Disclosures”

Peter Watson

15 November 2022

Tuesday

7.30 pm

Derby Room at Leigh Library

“The Conical Five” – Victims of Jack the Ripper.

Kath Graham