Salford Local History Society

    The programme of the Salford Local History Society.

    November 25 2015 - A Peck of Dirt- Part 1 - Hazards of the Home Environment - Peter  Watson

    December 2015 No Meeting

    January 27 2016 - to be arranged

    February 24 2016 - 'Thomas Blood & his tenuous links to Salford'. -Debbie Yates 

    Mar 30 2016 - A Peck of Dirt- Part 2 -Hazards of the Home Environment - Peter Watson. 

    April 27 2016 - A.G.M.

    May 25 - Salford's Hippies- Peace, Love & the Bible Christians - Derek Antrobus

    June 29 - Murders in 19th Century Salford - Martin Baggoley

    July 27 - Moses Holden - Astronomer, Lecturer &Methodist Evangelist - Steve Halliwell

    August 31 - Down Forget -Me- Not Lane - part 3 - Brian Hallworth

    September 28 - The History of the Banjo- Bernie Shaw

    October 26 - to be arranged

    November 30 - The Radclyffe Bed - Caroline Storr

    December - No  Meeting

    January 25 - Remember Your School Days - Naomi Lewis

    February 22 - Recent Archaeological Digs in Salford - Mike Nevell

    March 29 - Regent Road Barracks - Rosemary SwifApril 26 - A G M Followed by entertainment om Bernie Shaw and the Strummalongs. 

    26 April 2017 – AGM, with entertainment from Bernie Shaw & the
    Strummalongs

    31 May 2017 – David George – Manchester Docks to
    Salford Quays

    28 June 2017 – Les Holmes - The Work & History of Salford
    Lads Club

    NB – THIS MEETING WILL BE HELD AT THE LADS CLUB – St IGNATIUS
    WALK, ORDSALL, SALFORD M5 3RX

    26 July 2017 – Claire Hignett – The Basque Children in Salford
    & Eccles, 1937

    30 August 2017 – Peter Watson – The Origins of Street Names

    27 September 2017 – Dr Peter Mohr – Crippledom in Victorian
    Salford

    25 October 2017 – Nick Davies – Stories from the Streets –
    Walking in Salford 

    29 November 2017 – Bernie Shaw – The History of theBanjo

    31 January 2018 - David Winston - Hillaire Belloc - Poet & Salford MP

    28 February 2018 - Duncan Broady - The History of Policing in Greater
    Manchester

    28 March 2018 - Brian Hallworth - Down Forget Me Not Lane - Part 3

    25 April 2018 - AGM Followed by a reminiscence session on Whit Week with the aid of SMAG reminiscence box.30 May 2018 - John Aldred - Buffalo Bill Comes to Salford.
    27 June 2018 Neil & Anthea Darlington - The St Pauls Kersal Graveyard Trail