Upcoming lectures

Warrington History Society’s 2022/23 lecture programme is below. As you can see it is designed to appeal to the widest possible audience. Talks are free to Society members (Membership costs £12.00 per annum, click here for details of how to join) and all talks take place at Friars Green Chapel in Cairo Street, Warrington. Where possible we now also broadcast our lectures live via Zoom to members who are unable to attend in person.

7.30pm Monday 19th September 2022
The Restoration of the Daniel Adamson
by Bob Cannell and Stuart Wood
Please note this lecture has now been cancelled as a mark of respect for the Queen whose funeral takes place earlier in the day. We hoping to rearrange it for later on in our season.

7.30pm Monday 17th October 2022
Northerners – A History, from Ice Age to the 21st Century
by Brian Groom

7.30pm Monday 21st November 2022
Thelwall’s Admiral
by Mike Taylor

7.30pm Monday 19th December 2022
Annual Christmas Quiz Night
by the WHS Committee

7.30pm Monday 16th January 2023
The Cheshire Soap Industry
by Claire Moores

7.30pm Monday 20th February 2023
The History of the Wire Part 1: The Rugby Union Years
by Neil Dawson

7.30pm Monday 20th March 2023
Cotton Town Chronicles
by Peter & Barbara Snape

7.30pm Monday 17th April 2023
Warrington in the 1980s
by Dr. Bill Cooke

Visit our Past Lectures page to see a list of every talk organised by the Society since 1964.

To find out more about the Society take a look at our YouTube video below.