WELCOME       MEETINGS        PROJECTS       LINKS        FORUM       PUBLICATIONS       CONTACTS        GUESTBOOK         MEMBERS LIBRARY
OCTOBER 5        BUILDING THE MECCANO BRIDGE
                               DR. PAUL HINDLE with a talk about progress on the                                      Manchester. Bolton and Bury Canal

NOVEMBER 2     THE ORIGINS OF PLACE NAMES
                               Another visit by PETER WATSON

DECEMBER 7     THE CHRISTMAS SOCIAL
                               Usual starting time 7.00 for 7.15 pm

2018

JANUARY 4          WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT BURY?
                                Short talks by members about our local area

FEBRUARY 1       MY YEAR AS MAYOR
                                Experiences of being Mayor of Bury by PETER                                               ASHWORTH

MARCH 1               WHERE AND WHEN?
                                Members look at photographic images to try to
                                  decide where it was and when it was taken

APRIL 5                  MANCHESTER ODDITIES
                                 KEITH WARRENDER describes some unusual
                                  places

MAY 3                      BURY ON THE BOOKSHELF
                                 Tell us about that book you have found on your                                                  bookshelves

JUNE 7                    OUR PUBS’ ARCHITECTURE
                                 KATHY FISHWICK with a look back at our licensed                                        premises

JULY 5                    Meeting to be confirmed

AUGUST 2             THE ANNUAL WALK

SEPTEMBER 6    THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING



Our Meetings for 2017 - 2018
The Society meets on the first Thursday of every month
at the clubrooms of St. Marie’s Church
Manchester Road, Bury at 7.45 p.m.

The programme provides a series of varied meetings for those who have a knowledge of, or an interest in, Lancashire history in general and Bury history in particular.

New members are always welcome
and are able to visit the Society to see what we do
before committing themselves to becoming a member.