About the Marsden History Group
The group consists of any interested people, and has informal links with Leeds University. Most members are local, but anyone from anywhere in the world is welcome to join us. There is no fee or forms - just contact us by letter - Marsden History Group, Marsden Mechanics Institute, Peel St, Marsden, Huddersfield HD7 6BW
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Meetings are held on 2nd Monday in the month at 7:30, ground floor Mechanics Hall, except the ones marked with stars (***) which will be held upstairs in the Hall. A lift is available. See posters for details of talks.
Meetings are free, but there will be a charge for presentations and member's social evenings.
|12th February||Business meeting|
|12th March ***||A history of Marsden Mechanics' Institution and its Hall||Stephen Challenger|
|9th April||Business Meeting and Social|
|14th May ***||
Milestones and Waymarkers in the South Pennines
|9th July ***||
The Inn Crowd; Historic Inns of Marsden
|August and September||
No meetings in August and September, but it is envisaged that there will be a Summer Excursion to a place of historical interest. Details to be announced later.
AGM and Business Meeting
|12th November ***||
Remembered Still : The life of Samuel Laycock, Marsden-born dialect poet
|10th December||Members' Christmas Social|