Welcome


Thank you for visiting us and we hope that you will discover all you want to know about who we are and what we are doing by browsing through our website.

Whether or not, we should be very pleased to meet you at any of our monthly talks etc and you can find full details of all of these on the Talks & Meetings page. A brief resume of the recent talks can also be found there.

Should you need more, please use the Contact page and, in any case, please leave your comments and suggestions there too - we would be glad to hear from you.


Clitheroe Town Trail

 

If you want to know more about the town, it's history and places of interest then take a look at our town trail here...

Clitheroe-Town-Trail-4-10-2018

 

Next Talk / Meeting

Monday 3 December - 7:30 PM to 9:50 pm

The Medieval Bridges of Ribble Valley

Chris Hudson is a Chartered Civil Engineer with 20 years industry experience.

Chris has operated as Client, Consultant and Contractor within a range of industry sectors and has fulfilled roles as a Highways Designer, Bridge Inspector & Bridge Maintenance Designer. Chris spent some time working for York City Council where he gained experience in respect to Historic Conservation aspects of Civil Engineering and now works in the Rivers, Coastal Protection and Marine Sector of the industry for a Contractor called VolkerStevin based in Preston.

Monday 7 January - 7:30 PM to 9:00 pm

Arthur Langshaw’s Images of Clitheroe (Part 2)

Talk presented by John Lambert, CCS Member & Local Historian

Next AGM / Committee Meeting

News & Events

Sunday 7 October 2018

Autumn Newsletter

One of an occasional series of Newsletters to Members to keep you informed on the Society’s activities.

To read the newsletter click on the More button below

See all the News & Events

Clitheroe Civic Society

Why not become a fully paid up member?

Subscription is only £18 per anum and is free to students (if you are under 18).
You can join at any of the meetings or leave a request on the Contact page and we will get back to you.

View across the Valley

Photo by Will Downing

Join the Society

Encourage Civic Pride

Volunteering to take practical action to improve our local environment and support the growth of civic pride as with the Pinnacle Project. >

Find Out About Our Local History & Culture

To provide resources for research and education about the geography, history, culture and architecture of the area as with the Clitheroe Town Trail. >

Help Us Preserve Our History

To ensure the preservation, protection and promotion of features of historic or public interest in the town like the preservation of the Clitheroe Advertiser & Times bound volumes. >

Have a Voice on Planning Proposals

Help us improve and promote high standards of planning, design and architecture in our built environment. Here's our committee meetings. >