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Meetings & Events

REGULAR MONTHLY MEETINGS

Meetings are held at the Horwich Resource Centre, Beaumont Road (off Longworth Road), Horwich on the second Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm. Free parking and disabled access is available.

A guest speaker addresses each meeting talking on some aspect of heritage and attendees are invited to ask questions and express their own opinions on the topic. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available at all meetings.

Admission to the meetings is free to members but non-members are also welcome to attend for just £2.00, payable on the door at each meeting.


EXHIBITIONS

The Heritage Centre is the permanent home of Horwich Heritage and a permanent exhibition is on display there for viewing by the general public.


MEETINGS 2018

December 11th 2018
Ken Scally - Folk Singer & Story Teller

January 8th 2019
David Lloyd - A Tour Of Bolton (Part 2)

February 12th 2019
Elaine Taylor - Rivington Terraced Gardens

March 12th 2019
Tom Heavyside - Lancashire Steam

April 9th 2019
Lavinia Todd - The Tudor Origins Of Today's Words

May 14th 2019
Keith Warrender - Hidden Gems Of Manchester

June 11th 2019
A.G.M. - TBA


OPEN DAYS 2018

March 16th 2019
Happy 130th Birthday 1008

April 13th 2019
Family History

May 11th 2019
The Changing Face Of Horwich Shopping

July 20th 2019
On Our Doorstep: The West Pennine Moors

September 7th 2019
80 Years Since The Start Of WWII


All Open Days
ADMISSION FREE

OPEN DAYS

SATURDAYS 10am - 1pm

March 16th 2019
Happy 130th Birthday 1008

April 13th 2019
Family History

May 11th 2019
The Changing Face Of Horwich Shopping

July 20th 2019
On Our Doorstep: The West Pennine Moors

September 7th 2019
80 Years Since The Start Of WWII

All Open Days Are
ADMISSION FREE

MONTHLY MEETINGS

TUESDAYS 7.30pm

December 11th 2018
Ken Scally - Folk Singer & Story Teller

January 8th 2019
David Lloyd - A Tour Of Bolton (Part 2)

February 12th 2019
Elaine Taylor - Rivington Terraced Gardens

March 12th 2019
Tom Heavyside - Lancashire Steam

April 9th 2019
Lavinia Todd - The Tudor Origins Of Today's Words

May 14th 2019
Keith Warrender - Hidden Gems Of Manchester

June 11th 2019
A.G.M. - TBA


MEMBERSHIPS

Membership: £10 per annum
Non-Members: £2 per meeeting

CONTACTS

General Enquiries: 01204 847797
Membership: 01204 695737
Programme: 01204 692930
Family History: 01204 460010

Latest News

 

WHY NOT JOIN US IN OUR 33rd YEAR?

This year's programme is turning out to be another good one and the leaflet with the list of speakers & Open Days for the second half of 2018 is now available from the Heritage Centre. Please renew your membership now. If you are not a member why not join? Only £10 for 11 talks.

HORWICH HERITAGE CENTRE is open every weekday 2- 4pm & Saturdays 10 - 12.30pm. It has a shop, shows and sells films about Horwich and has a range of professional exhibitions and displays to delight all the family. Help is also available for family history and other research. ADMISSION IS FREE!

The monthly OPEN DAYS provide additional exhibitions on topics of local interest. Special EXHIBITIONS currently running include: Horwich Loco Works, A Victorian Kitchen, The Way We Were, World War II, Winter Hill Mines & the Turnpike Roads. School Parties and other groups welcome. Contact 847797.