Littleborough’s History

Littleborough - Meetings

Our Meetings are 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. There is a small charge:-  

    Members £2:00      Visitors £3:00  

Free Parking is available locally    GPS - postcode OL15 8AF

See also our Welcome page for additional information

The programme of talks for 2019/2020

All are welcome to the talks

11th July 2019 - Artefacts of Folk Music

                            by Peter Watson

8th August           - Some 1960s Railway Scenes including Winter (on DVD)                                 by Richard Greenwood

12th September  - An introduction to the Textile Industries

                               by Caroline and Harold Bamber

10th October       - From Stone to Iron - Medieval magic in the Holcombe Valley                                by Neil Coldrick

14th November   - Littleborough - Driven by Transport Developments

                               by Bernard Pratt

12th December   - Christmas event - Beatle Drive and Quiz


9th January         - Littleborough Pubs by Mark Pearson

13th February     - Littleborough and District in the 1960s and 70s

12th March          - Rushbearing by Garry Stringfellow

9th April                - A History of Farming in the Industrial Pennines

  by Dr Stephen Chaunce

14th May              - GM Archaeology Update by Norman Readhead

11th June             - AGM + talk to be advised