Talks & Meetings


As a member you get Civic Society Events included but if not, then you can still attend for £3.

Monday 11 March 2019 - 7:30 AM to 9:02 pm

Modern Building Survey Techniques for Historic Buildings

Talk presented by Paul Bryan BSc FRICS

Geospatial Imaging Manager, Imaging Team, Research Group, Historic England

Wednesday 3 April 2019 - 7:30 PM to 9:00 pm

The Restoration of the Flying Scotsman, and The History of Ribble Valley Rail

Talks presented by Colin Green - Riley And Son (E) Ltd Premier Locomotive Works Heywood and

Ribble Valley Rail (actual speaker/s to be confirmed)

This meeting to be held at The Grand York Street Clitheroe

Monday 13 May 2019 - 7:30 PM to 9:08 pm

Charles Waterton 'The man who rode a crocodile'

Steve Ragnall, Maritime Historian


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1 February 2016

. . . to find your local history! Clitheroe Civic Society recently sat down to enjoy an in-depth tour of what is right here on our doorstep, yet so easily missed!

4 January 2016

A packed audience sat enthralled from the first moment when renowned speaker, historian and author, David Brooks took us back, not to a long ago battle with the French, but to game changing history right here in Clitheroe!

7 December 2015

The Civic Society were transported back in time to Christmas “below stairs” by Betsy the Scullery Maid, also known as the author and performer Joan Halliwell.

2 November 2015

Do you remember Betty’s bus and her local tours? Read on...

12 October 2015

How often do we visit a place of interest, only to drive away again? Recently Nick Burton shared his own way of exploring local history with the Clitheroe Civic Society.

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