Society Meetings and Events

Planned meetings are subject to change at any time

Archive of Past Meetings

Since September 2020

To show the scope and variety of our speakers and subjects

A History of the Cooperative Movement from the Rochdale Pioneers

11 Sep 2021, Oldham, Sophie McCulloch, online

The Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1921

1921 Census Event, 8 Sep 2021, Manchester, Dr √Čamon Phoenix, online

Finding Illegitimate Ancestors

1 Sep 2021, Bolton, Anna Watson, online

Passchendaele 1917 the Oldham Battalions

14 Aug 2021, Oldham, Sheila Goodyear, online

The Hidden Secrets of Birth and Death Registration

4 Aug 2021, Bolton, Antony Marr, online

Dating Old Photographs

21 Jul 2021, MLFHS Quarterly, Steve Gill, online

Gems of Manchester Tour

17 Jul 2021, Anglo Scots, Jonathan Schofield, online

A Brief History of the Canals around Oldham and Manchester

10 jul 21, Oldham, Judy Jones, online

Jerome Caminada, the real Sherlock Holmes

7 Jul 2021, Bolton, Joseph O'Neill, online

Pit Lasses, the female miners of 1842

26 jun 2021, Manchester, Denise Bates, online

Zeppelin, the ship of dreams

23 Jun 2021, Manchester 1921 Event, David Skillen, online

The Mitchell Library and its Poor Law Holdings

19 Jun 2021, Anglo Scots, Dr Irene O'Brien, online

Traditional Meeting Days

These dates can vary

Manchester Quarterly Meetings - usually a Wednesday, all day
Manchester Topical Meetings - usually a Saturday morning
Anglo Scots - 1st Saturday afternoon of the month (from Feb 2022)
Bolton - Ist Wednesday evening of the month
Oldham - 2nd Saturday afternoon of the month