Wigan Family & Local History Society

Schedule

No meetings are held in July, August and December.

Dates for your diary:

24th February 2020

Title: Wigan Family & Local History Society
Speaker: HELP DESK
Notes: Problems tracing your Family History? Visit us on Monday at the Museum of Wigan Life between 10:30 & 12:30

2nd March 2020

Title: Wigan Family & Local History Society
Speaker: HELP DESK
Notes: Problems tracing your Family History? Visit us on Monday at the Museum of Wigan Life between 10:30 & 12:30

9th March 2020

Title: Wigan Family & Local History Society
Speaker: HELP DESK
Notes: Problems tracing your Family History? Visit us on Monday at the Museum of Wigan Life between 10:30 & 12:30

11th March 2020

Title: IT'S A FUNNY OLD HABIT
Speaker: ESTHER TURNER
Notes: Wearing a modern riding habit complete with silk hat,side saddle & accessories,a talk on vintage side saddle habits from 1914 to 1936. Very entertaining.

16th March 2020

Title: Wigan Family & Local History Society
Speaker: HELP DESK
Notes: Problems tracing your Family History? Visit us on Monday at the Museum of Wigan Life between 10:30 & 12:30

23rd March 2020

Title: Wigan Family & Local History Society
Speaker: HELP DESK
Notes: Problems tracing your Family History? Visit us on Monday at the Museum of Wigan Life between 10:30 & 12:30

30th March 2020

Title: Wigan Family & Local History Society
Speaker: HELP DESK
Notes: Problems tracing your Family History? Visit us on Monday at the Museum of Wigan Life between 10:30 & 12:30

8th April 2020

Title: The Secret World of the Victorian Lodging House
Speaker: JOE O'NEILL
Notes: An insight into the life of the Victorian underclass

13th May 2020

Title: Garswood Hall: Lords, Ladies & Scandal
Speaker: TOM PRESTON
Notes: The serenity of aristocratic life at Lord Gerrard's Garswood Hall was shattered in 1910 by revelations of his Sister's affair with an army officer, an affair that would have unforeseen repercussions

10th June 2020

Title: Annual General meeting
Speaker: PETER THOMPSON
Notes: Peter is a member of the society.

1st July 2020

Title: JULY & AUGUST
Speaker: NO MEETINGS
Notes: We take a break for these two months

9th September 2020

Title: Civil War in Lancashire
Speaker: DOROTHY BROADY-HAWKES
Notes: Two sides of the Story