Diary Dates for March 2020

Trafford Parl

(the last Ford Car produced at Trafford Park)

Tuesday 3rd March

'Derbyshire Wildlife' - Deborah Bailey

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 4th March

'Trafford Park: From Stately Home to Retail Park' - Judy Popley

Poynton Local History Society

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

 Poynton Local History Society


Tuesday 10th March

'Operation Pluto and Cheshire’s part in wartime distribution of fuel to Europe' - Peter Young

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 13th March

'The Development of Airfields around Manchester' - David George

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 16th March

'The Red Box' - Nigel Linge

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


Tuesday 24th March

'History of Wealden Iron' - Dr Tim Smith

Manchester Newcomen Society

Manchester Alliance Française
125 Portland Street
Manchester, M1 4QD


More details here