Meetings of the Littleborough Historical and Archaeological Society

(For Norden & District Local History Society meetings see bottom right)

The Society’s Meetings are normally held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8 pm (doors open around 7:00 pm) in the History Centre on Platform 2 of Littleborough Station. The Centre is fully accessible via the station ramp. Light refreshments are served on arrival.

Non Members are very welcome to attend and there is a small charge:-  

    Members £2:50      Visitors £3:50  

Future Meeting during 2024

13th June 2024 - AGM followed by an update on Rochdale Town Hall by Cllr Janet Emsley

11th July 2024 - Hartley Family by Paul Mortimer

8th August 2024 - A photographic journey to Rochdale in the 1960s to 1980s and a bit earlier

12 September 2024 - J Clegg and Bros - Continuing (Sustainable) Development of Rock Nook (Higher) Mill by Peter Clegg

10th October 2024 - Travels around the UK Canal by Janna & Jo May

11th November 2024 - Castleshaw Roman Fort by Norman Redhead

12th December 2024 - Members Christmas Event


9th January 2025 - Motorcycles by Keith Mellor

13th February 2025 - Industrial Dearnley by Bernard Pratt

 Later months still being determined

Station/History Centre Location Plan

Norden & District Local History Society

Meetings at Norden Bowling Club, Trinity St, Norden, OL12 7RW  - Tlks start at 7 pm -


3rd June - Bernard Pratt - A photographic journey to Rochdale in the 1960s to 1980s and a bit earlier

2nd September - Jane Ellis - 'Tk of Old Rly' - The Wanderings of a Railway Rambler


7th October - Update on the restoration of Rochdale Town Hall

4th November - A talk by Brian Groom based on his latest book 'Manchester , A People's History of the City that Shaped the Modern World'



Free Parking is available locally    GPS - Address

Littleborough History Centre, Platform 2, Littleborough Station, Stephenson Square, Railway St, LITTLEBOROUGH, Lancs.

Postcode  OL15 8AF

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