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Diary Dates for September 2018

The Torrs

The Torrs, New Mills

Tuesday 4th September

'A Tour of the Torrs' - Dr Peter Webb

Furness Vale History Society

Meetings are held at Furness Vale Community Centre, Yeardsley Lane, SK23 7PN, next to the Imperial Palace Restaurant. Doors open 7pm for a 7.30 start. Admission is £2 including refreshments or £1 for members. A licensed bar is usually available

 Details on the Furness Vale Local History Society website

 

Wednesday 5th September

'A Life in Styal' - Jean Bailo

Poyton Local History Society

Meetings are held at St Paul’s School, Marley Road, Poynton. SK12 1LY. Doors open 7pm for a 7.30 start. Admission is £2 including refreshments or £1 for members. A licensed bar is usually available. Contact Numbers 01625 872068 or 875031 Membership £12 for the season.  Non-members £3 per meeting.

 

Thursday 6th September

'The Bollin Valley from Dunham' - Keith Warrender

Poynton Local History Society

Meetings are held at 7.30pm on the first Wednesday of the month at
St Paul’s School, Marley Road, Poynton. SK12 1LY

Visitors welcome at £2 per evening. Annual Membership £10.

Contact Number 01625 872068 or 875031

http://www.cheshirehistory.org.uk/poynton-lhs.html

Details on the Cheshire Local History Association website

 

Tuesday 12th September

'Sir John Leigh'  – Leslie Turner

Altrincham History Society

Subscriptions are £8p.a. or £15 to include a spouse or partner. Visitors are welcome, and are charged £2 per meeting.

Starting 7.30pm. Meetings are held at Altrincham Town Hall, Market Street, Altrincham WA14 1PG, in the Old Council Chamber, on the first floor (lift available).Altrincham History Society

 

Friday 14th September

'Investigating Local Housing: Physical Evidence in Context' - Professor Geoff Timmins

New Mills Local History Society

Meetings are held in New Mills Town Hall (SK22 4AT), on Friday evenings (usually), starting at 7:45pm. The hall is open from 7.00 pm. Visitors are welcome (£1.50). Free tea/coffee /biscuits after the talk.

Details on the New Mills Local History Society website

 

Monday 17th September

'40 Years of Swizzels-Matlow' - Nici Matlow

New Mills Local History Society

Note that the meeting on September 17 is the New Mills Festival Lecture, is on a Monday and starts at 7.30pm. Followed by free cheese and wine provded by New Mills Town Council. Admission is free.

The meeting will be held in New Mills Town Hall (SK22 4AT).

Details on the New Mills Local History Society website

 

Monday 17th September

'Hotels in the Sky - History of Zeppelins' - Mike Ogden

Marple Local History Society

Doors open 7:15pm ready for the meeting at 7:45. Visitors are welcome to attend at a cost of £3. more details of meetings and this talk are on this site