Events in the North West or relevant to the area will be posted here. Areas of interest include archaeology, local history and genealogy. If you know of an event not mentioned could you please email the webmaster with details.  The cost to visitors, where known, will be shown.


Topic Speaker(s) Organization Date

The Neolithic of Morecambe Bay : new sites and emerging themes

Helen Evens (OAN)

Lancaster Archaeological and Historical Society

Thursday 22nd February 2018

Britain' Pompeii: Excavations at Must Farm


Mark Knight

UCLan Archaeology Dept 

Foster Lecture Theatre 4

5:30 Tuesday 27th February 2018

From Viking Boats to Whitby Jet


Dr Oliver Harris

UCLan Archaeology Dept 

Foster Lecture Theatre 2

5:30 Thursday 8th March 2018

Monastic Grange at Beaumont

£3 for guests

Jeremy Bradley (OAN)

Lancashire Archaeological Society

Tuesday 10th April 2018

Cumbrian Stone Circles

£2 for guests

Tom Clare (County Archaeologist for Cumbria) 

Mourholme Local History Society

Tuesday 10th April 2018
The Staffordshire Hoard Lizzie Miller (Conservator, The Staffordshire Hoard) 

Bolton Archaeology & Egyptology Society

Tuesday 17th April  2018