A-Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Tameside History Club
Presents.....

Tameside History Club is a series of events that are held at Tameside Local Studies and Archives. These events are for everyone from local historians to those with a more casual interest in a range of popular topics and are completely free. Book a place on any of the talks below by ringing 0161 342 4242.

   

Randal Mundy
Wednesday 13th September 2pm

 
Sid Calderbank returns to talk about another local dialect poet and educationalist, using information taken from our archive collection.
 

Samuel Laycock
Wednesday 18th October 2pm

 
Rita Vaughan talks about her new book on Samuel Laycock, another local poet. After the cotton famine he wrote verses for the poor to sing to earn themselves a penny.
 

Broadbottom - from Cricket Club to Village
Wednesday 1st November 2pm

 
Malcolm Butcher talks about how his research into Broadbottom cricket club led him on a surprising  journey he did not expect.
 

Manchester and Salford Women's Trade Union Council
Wednesday 17th January 2pm

 
Bernadette Hylands will join us again to talk about her new book about Women's Trade Union in the Manchester area.
 

Abel Haywood
Wednesday 14th February 2pm

 
The Man Who Built the Town Hall (Manchester) : Abel Haywood is a book by Joanne Williams she will have copies available at the talk.
 

All events held at Tameside Local Studies and Archives Centre, Central Library, Ashton unless otherwise stated.

Contact Information
Contact by Post

Tameside Local Studies and Archives Centre
Central Library
Old Street
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 7SG
Contact by Telephone
0161 342 4242
Contact by Fax
0161 342 4254