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Lightcliffe and District Local History Society Meetings

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  • Membership subscription for the season £6
  • Non-members £2 per meeting

4 October 2017  They Designed Lightcliffe - John Brooke explores a range of the district's buildings and the lives of the notable architects who designed them.                                        

8 November 2017  History You Walk Past and Ignore - David Nortcliffe journeys from Lydgate to Lumbrook and illustrates some of the history to be seen on the way.                                        

6 December 2017  Yorkshire Dialect Treasure Trove - Rod Dimbleby shares local insights from J. Hartley's Clock Almanacs, 1867 - 1915.

17 January 2018  'Echoes of the Past' Revisited - For 35 years Chris Helme has recalled the past through the pages of the Brighouse Echo. He shares with us some of these reminiscences.

7 March 2018  The Houses of Brynscoles Valley - Mike Beecham looks at the histories of these ancient homesteads.                                                                                         

Meetings are held in Lightcliffe CE Primary School on Wednesday Evenings from 7.30 - 9.30 pm. This includes a refreshments interval at 8.15 pm.

For more information, see Lightcliffe and District Local History Society


Lightcliffe CofE Primary School
Wakefield Road

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