Talks & Meetings
As a member you get Civic Society Events included but if not, then you can still attend for £3.
Note Due to the council chamber being required for election purposes this meeting will be held at
Old School Rooms. St Michael and St Johns Parish Centre. Lowergate, Clitheroe.
Low Moor Village
Talk by Anne-Marie Proud
The History of Shaw Cottage Shawbridge
Talk by Barbara Alty
Arthur Langshaws Images of Clitheroe Pt. III
Talk by John Lambert
20th Century Historic Clitheroe on Film @ The Grand , York Street
Presented by Geoff Senior, North West Film Archive
The Archaeology of the Ribble Valley
Talk by David Johnson
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!
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.
Do you remember Betty’s bus and her local tours? Read on...
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.
Susan, specialist supervisor from Booths in Clitheroe certainly had the Civic Society eating out of her hand!