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
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
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 PAPERS OF ELTON
ROY TURNER looks at research papers of the late Terry Ashworth
AUGUST 2 THE ANNUAL WALK
SEPTEMBER 6 THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
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.