Join Poulton Historical and Civic Society to learn about the history of the area, and get involved with conservation projects. They create displays, share news and invite information from other experts in their field.
Poulton-le-Fylde is a historic place with fascinating heritage, much of which is still preserved for today.
Since its beginning in 1981 the Society has built up an important collection of material relating to the history of Poulton-le-Fylde and the surrounding area, through the generosity of many local people.
Members of the Committee are always pleased to know of any material of local interest – for example photographs, books, maps or newspapers – which might be loaned and copied, or donated to the Society.
The archives are used extensively for research into the history of the area and for exhibitions and displays promoting the history of Poulton.
Poulton Historical and Civic Society – Meeting Time and Venue
The Society meets in the afternoon – at 2pm – on the second Friday of each month (excluding June, July, August) in Poulton-le-Fylde Methodist Church Hall on Queensway, Poulton-le-Fylde, FY6 7ST.
Meetings are free to members, £3 for visitors. Annual subscriptions are £10 for single and £16 for family.
Programme of meetings for 2018:
THE DIARY OF GEORGE WYLIE RIGBY OF FRECKLETON – 1882 – 1950.
RURAL HIRING FAIRS
June July August – SUMMER BREAK
A TRAM RIDE FROM FLEETWOOD TO LYTHAM – 1913
THE ONGOING STORY OF THE PREESALL SALT FIELDS
THE STORY OF THE BLACKPOOL REGIMENT
“A LANCASHIRE GARLAND” – THE HISTORY OF THE DIALECT OVER THE LAST 500 YEARS
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