Meetings of the Littleborough Historical and Archaeological Society

(For Norden & District Local History Society meetings see bottom right)

The Society’s Meetings are normally held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8 pm (doors open around 7:00 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 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

Meetings at Norden Bowling Club, Trinity St, Norden, OL12 7RW  - Tlks start at 7 pm -


4th March  - The Bawdy Court

8th April  - Mike Brennan - Peterloo

13th May - Roy Wainwright - The Life & Work of E Chambre Hardman

3rd June - Bernard Pratt - A photographic journey to Rochdale in the 1960s to 1980s and a but earlier"

2nd September - Jane Ellis - 'Tk of Old Rly' - The Wanderings of a Railway Rambler


7th October - Update on the restoration of Rochdale Town Hall

4th November - A talk by Brian Groom based on his latest book 'Manchester , A People's History of the City that Shaped the Modern World'