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2023 - 2024 session meetings:
We meet on Second Thursday in each month.

Starting time (refreshments) 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm,

NEXT MEETING: Date, Speaker, Subject.
February 08th, 2024  Speaker: Graham Lancaster.
Subject:  Moore Railway.

2023-24 arrangements were made in autumn of 2023. 

Meetings are held at:

Culcheth Community Centre, on SECOND THURSDAY of month.
 Culcheth Community Centre, 2 Jackson Avenue, Culcheth, Warrington, WA3 4EL, UK.
(See map and parking details under location heading in top menu OR
FROM ""  "Blue Button" with white letters "CLHGData" and the drop down menu.)

Starting time 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm. 
Tea from 7.15 pm to 7.30 pm  at a small donation.

Group Publications.
Some members of the Group  and others have written scholarly articles on
local history subjects, which have been published by the group or in other publications.
Details can be given on request.

Publications available :“They shall not grow old as we that are left grow old”
with a subtitle of “A Memorial to Culcheth's War Dead”, by Zoe Chaddock.
A new version covering World War II is now available. Price GBP £5.
Publications available: Copies of this book are for sale at the local Culcheth bookshop,  “Forget-me-not toys and books”, at CPS.

Culcheth Local History Group  [ CLHG]. 

Culcheth Local History Group, founded at Culcheth local library in 2006, is an all age group,
who meet monthly in
Culcheth, Warrington, England to hear speakers on wide ranging
matters of interest, visit local (and not so local)
sites and events.

Visitors are very welcome.
Members pay a small annual fee.  (This may be changed after Sept 2023)
The half year fee  of £8.00 is payable in September for first half year,
and in January a fee of £10.00 for the second half year.

Visitors pay a visitors fee per meeting. A fee £3.00 is payable at each meeting.

The Group meets on the Second Thursday of each month in 

 Culcheth Community Centre, 

  Jackson Avenue, Culcheth, Warrington, WA3 4EL, England.

Starting time 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm. 

Refreshments available before meeting starts.
Parking is available at nearby council car park.

See 'location tab'.


Meetings for 2023-2024 session.


[Thursdays ]



 Sept. 14th,

 Philip Jeffs               

 Medicine in the Rylands Archive, 1760          to 1847 


Tom McGarth

  The Drag Ball. 

  Nov. 09th,

Andy Green

  Warrington in Poetry, Prose and Rhyme.



Dr. Bill Cooke

   Warrington Scandals.

January 11th, 2024

  Jim Corbridge

   The Anderton Boat Lift.

February 08th, 2024

 Graham Lancaster  

   Moore Railway.

 March 14th, 

Harry Wells 

  Photographing Warrington 

 April 11th,    

 Zoe Chaddock       

   Reward £100.

 May 09th,

Claire Moores

   The Art and Mystery of 
    Chimney Sweeping.

 Future Meetings

Future Meetings will be notified when arrangements are made in autumn of 2024.


 Autumn 2024

  2024-2025 program to be advised.





















































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