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Become A Member Of Horwich Heritage

Annual membership of the society costs £10.00.

Membership entitles you to free entry to monthly meetings (non-members £2.00) and a copy of our bi-annual magazine.

Payment can be made by cheque or postal order only. Cheques should be made payable to Horwich Heritage.

You may join at any of our regular meetings held at the Heritage Centre each month on every second Tuesday.

For further information, contact or call on 01204 695737


SATURDAYS 10am - 1pm

Until March 2020
80 Years Since The Start Of WWII

January 18th 2020
Models Exhibition

March 14th 2020
Rivington Terraced Gardens

April 11th 2020
Family History

May 9th 2020
75 Years Since VE Day

June 13th 2020
35 Years Of Horwich Heritage

September 12th 2020
Sporting Clubs Of Horwich

All Open Days Are



December 3rd 2019
Christmas Entertainment - Pauline Barton

January 14th 2020
Life In The 1950's - Graham Stirrup

February 11th 2020
Rivington Gardens Update - Elaine Taylor

March 10th 2020
Old Photos Of Bolton Pt.3 - David Lloyd

April 14th 2020
Bolton's Railways - Paul Salveson

May 12th 2020
Village Life In The Middle Ages - Stuart Elliott

June 9th 2020
A.G.M. - 35 Years Of Horwich Heritage

Rivington Terraced Gardens

Events Calendar 2019 - Click Here >


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


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

Latest News



This year's programme is turning out to be another good one and the leaflet with the list of speakers & Open Days for 2019 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.