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   Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30 pm
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   Manchester Quarterly Meeting
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   Bolton Help Desk
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Jul 3rd, 2019 (Wed)
2p - 4p
  Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30 pm

BOLTON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

 

Gail Newsham

Official Biographer to the team will talk about

 

The DICK KERR Ladies Football Team,

a team that took the country by storm.

 

Tea /Coffee will be available from 7.00pm

Meeting starts at 7.30pm,

Montserrat Room [1st floor], Old Links Golf Club, Chorley Old Road,

Bolton, BL1 5SU.

 

All MLFHS members are welcome to attend our meetings.

Visitors are also welcome to attend the meeting @ £3

Jul 6th, 2019 (Sat)
  Bolton Help Desk

 

Bolton Family History Society Help Desk.

 

On the first Saturday of the month

between 10.00am and 12.00 noon

there is a genealogy Help Desk in

The History Centre, The Central Library,

Le Mans Crescent, Bolton, BL1 1SE

 

All are welcome to bring their problems and we will try to assist you to find a solution.

 

 

Jul 13th, 2019 (Sat)
  Oldham Branch

No meeting this month

 

 

Jul 17th, 2019 (Wed)
  Manchester Quarterly Meeting

Manchester Quarterly Meeting

To be held in the Performance Space

PETERLOO EVENT DAY

10.30 am The Peterloo Massacre

Speaker:  Chris Makepeace

2019 is the year of Peterloo 200, the two hundredth anniversary of 16 August 1819 when some 60,000 people were attacked by the military at a political demonstration.  The actions of the soldiers resulted in a dozen dead within minutes and more that six hundred injured.  Chris a local Historian attended Manchester University and gained a degree in history. He has worked in Manchester Public Libraries and was Librarian of the Local History Department from 1969-1973. Chris has written almost 30 books and articles on the history of Manchester

12.00 noon Lunch

12.15  pm A Perfromance by The Oakenhoof Friends

(a Littleborough based clogging group)

1.15 pm onwards

We will be holding a special handling session with three 'stations' that can be visited:

1. A cotton themed table, including films and sounds from the cottom industry

2. The John Owen Collection

3. Early Poor Law Archives

Music perforrmed by the Free Radicals 

Note:  Timings are approximate

Registration is required only for the 10.30 am Talk

To register, click the Eventbrite logo on our web page www.mlfhs.org.uk. The meeting is FREE to paid up members and on this occasion only FREE for non-members

 

 

 

Jul 20th, 2019 (Sat)
  Bolton Help Desk

 

Bolton Family History Society Help Desk.

 

On this Saturday

between 10.00am and 12.00 noon

there is a Genealogy Help Desk in

BLACKROD LIBRARY,

Church Street, Blackrod, BL6 5EQ

 

All are welcome to bring their problems and we will try to assist you to find a solution.

 

Jul 20th, 2019 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Anglo-Scots Branch Meeting

Anglo-Scots Branch Meeting.

Visit to The People's Museum.

This event for members only, booking will be required.

Further details to follow.