Events Programme

Winter programme 2018-19

Meetings are held in the Methodist Church, High Bentham at 7.30 p.m.  This is about 200 yards down Station Road from the Town Hall.
Free to members (membership fee is £10 for a year, and can be paid at meetings)
Visitors are welcome at £3 each evening.

Monday 24th September

Robert Parker

Bowbearers of Bolland
Monday 29th October Jim Brightman

Traditional Buildings in the Yorkshire Dales

Monday 26th November Fiona Edmonds Trans-Pennine and Irish Sea contacts in the Viking Age
Monday 28th January Helen Loxam

The Port of Lancaster

Monday 25th February Marta Alberti

Recent Excavations at Vindolanda

Monday 26th March  David Shaw Underground Monitoring Stations during the Cold War

For further details about the Society or its activities, contact the Secretary: John Wilson 0333 0062270 email

Other Events

Local Second-Hand and Antiquarian Book Fairs 2018

Book Fairs start at 10 am and finish at 4 pm. There is usually an entrance fee (except at Lancaster Library) varying from 50p to £1.
Always a good selection of books relating to local and family history.
For more information please contact:
For Hornby & Ingleton:  015242 752968
For Gargrave:   01756 748778
For Lancaster:  01524261553
For Settle:  033300 62270
For Clapham:  015395 35125
Gargrave, Village Hall Sat 29 Sep
Hornby, Institute Sat 6 Oct
Clapham, Village Hall Sun 21 Oct
Lancaster, Central Library Sat 1 Dec
Gargrave, Village Hall Sat 8 Dec