Wigan Family & Local History Society

Schedule

No meetings are held in July, August and December.

Dates for your diary:

8th April 2020

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

13th May 2020

Title: cancelled until further notice
Speaker: TOM PRESTON Garswood Hall: Lords, Ladies & Scandal
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: cancelled until further notice
Speaker: Annual General meeting plus PETER THOMPSON
Notes: A TRIP TO AUSTRALIA - TRANSPORTATION IN 1837.

1st July 2020

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

9th September 2020

Title: cancelled until further notice
Speaker: DOROTHY BROADY-HAWKES
Notes: Civil War in Lancashire, Two sides of the Story