Littleborough’s History


Our Meetings are normally held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8 pm (doors open at 7:30 pm) in the History Centre on Platform 2 of Littleborough Station. The Centre is fully accessible via the station ramp. Light refreshments are served on arrival.

Non Members are very welcome to attend and there is a small charge:-  

    Members £2:50      Visitors £3:50  

Free Parking is available locally    GPS - postcode OL15 8AF


Littleborough History Centre, Platform 2, Littleborough Station, Stephenson Square, Railway St, LITTLEBOROUGH, Lancs.

OL15 8AF

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Future Meeting during 2023/2024

14th September 2023 - Slide and film show of local history by David Grayson and Ray Whittaker

12th October 2023 - Tall Chimneys by Raymond Whittaker

9th November 2023 - Castleshore Roman Fort (near Delph) - update by Norman Redhead

14th December 2023 - Members Christmas Social

11th January 2024 - Restoration of Rochdale Town Hall by Heather David

8th February 2024 - Littleborough Bandsmen by Roger Mason

14th March 2024 - Leaving a Legacy (Family History) by Liesl Beckles

11th April 2024 - Holcombe Moor Update by Neil Coldrick

9th May 2024 - GM Archaeological Update by Ian Miller

13th June 2024 - AGM followed by a talk (to be determined)


8 th June: AGM and talk by Steve Poole


Station/History Centre Location Plan

 Norden & District Local History Society

Monday 4th Sept - Heather Davies, Conservation Manager - 'An update on the restoration of Rochdale Town Hall'

Monday 2nd Oct - Roger Frost - 'Monastic Wealth in the Lancashire Reformation.

Meetiings at Norden Bowling Club, Trinity St, Norden, OL12 7RW All talks start at 7 pm