Diary Dates for December 2021

Funess Vale

The Corn Store at 53 Buxton Road, Furnees Vale. Deceptively, this is a three storey building. The ground floor originally straddled the tramway which linked the colliery and brickyard with the railway siding and the canal. This building has seen many uses and now houses the fish and chip shop.

Wednesday 1st December

'Fletcher Moss, his life and his legacy' - Dr. Diana Leitch

Poynton Local History Society

Meetings are held at The Centre, Park Lane, Poynton. SK12 1RB. 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.


Tuesday 7th December 

A short history of Furness Vale. A video presentation about the history of our village.

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


Friday 10th December

'The High Peak Dambuster' - Frank Plezak

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.


Monday 13th Decmber

'A History of Rose Hill Station' - Craig Wright

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. For more details of meetings go here


Tuesday 14th December

Christmas Meeting

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).