Chairman: Rachel Newman

Programme 2018/2019

Venue: St Paul’s Hala Centre, Hala Square, Scotforth, Lancaster
(beside Beck View - 400 yards east of the A6 from the Boot and Shoe)
Parking is available.

Meet at 7.30pm for 7.45pm start.

Visitors welcome at £3.00 per lecture.


27 September 2018
Michelle Cooper (Morecambe Bay Partnership)
‘Voices of the Bay: memories of fishing, coastal industry and communities’

25 October 2018
Dr Sue Stallibrass (Liverpool University/Historic England)
‘Food for the Roman army in NW England: local production or long-distance supplies?’

29 November 2018
Kevin Grice (Morecambe Bay Partnership/CWAAS)
‘Warton Crag: An Iron Age Hill Fort - Or Is It?'


31 January 2019
Dr Eleanor Kingston (Lake District National Park)
‘Woodland Industries: the Lake District’s Hidden Heritage’

28 February 2019
Dr Jenni Hyde (Lancaster Univ.)
'Singing the News: ballads in Tudor England'

28 March 2019
Dr Fiona Edmonds (Lancaster University)
‘The Northumbrian kingdom: a part of Lancashire’s history’

25 April 2019
AGM followed by:
Christine Workman (LAHS independent scholar)
'Lancaster's Suffragists and Suffragettes: the Votes for Women Campaign'

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