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Regular Sessions and Events 

All these Activities take place at Tameside Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton-under-Lyne. OL6 7SG
 

 April

Tuesday 4 April
Family History Detectives
A team of researchers from the Family History Society of Cheshire will help you to look for your ancestors. Drop-in free sessions, no need to book.
2pm to 4pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 5 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 5 April
Tameside History Club – Working Class revolt in Oldham and Ashton.
Dr. Neil Redfern from University talks about his new book, ‘The Working Class Revolt in 1917 -1919.
2pm to 3pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 6 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 8 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 12 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 13 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 18 April
Family History Detectives
A team of researchers from the Family History Society of Cheshire will help you to look for your ancestors. Drop-in free sessions, no need to book.
2pm to 4pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 19 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 20 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 22 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 25 April
Making Friends with the Archives
A free session handling the archives on a variety of topics. This month; ‘Call the council’, a look at the variety of information available through council minutes etc. Book a free place on 0161 343 4242
2pm to 3pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 26 April
Free Family History Helpdesk 
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 27 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 29 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 29 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 30 April
Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

 

 

 May

Tuesday 2 May
Family History Detectives

A team of researchers from the Family History Society of Cheshire will help you to look for your ancestors. Drop-in free sessions, no need to book.
2pm to 4pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 3 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 4 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 6 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 10 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 10 May
Tameside History Club – To Market, To Market…

The Williams brothers will talk about Ashton Market and its historical past.
Phone to book on 0161 342 4242
2pm to 3pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 11 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 13 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 16 May
Family History Detectives

A team of researchers from the Family History Society of Cheshire will help you to look for your ancestors. Drop-in free sessions, no need to book.
2pm to 4pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 17 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 18 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 20 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 24 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 24 May
Local Studies & Archives Master Class
Looking at The Cotton Factory Times newspaper with Alice Lock booking essential for this free session 0161 342 4242
2-3.30 at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 25 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 27 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 30 May
Making Friends with the Archives

A free session handling the archives on a variety of topics. This month; ‘Living the Poor Life’, a look at the variety of information available through workhouse documents. Book a free place on 0161 342 4242
2pm to 3pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 31 May
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

 

 June

Thursday 1 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 3 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 6 June
Family History Detectives

A team of researchers from the Family History Society of Cheshire will help you to look for your ancestors. Drop-in free sessions, no need to book.
2pm to 4pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 7 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 8 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 10 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 14 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 15 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 17 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 20 June
Family History Detectives

A team of researchers from the Family History Society of Cheshire will help you to look for your ancestors. Drop-in free sessions, no need to book.
2pm to 4pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 21 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 21 June

History Club Walk
A walk along the canal at Portland basin to the site of Scientific Interest with Jim Wynn from River and Canal Trust.
Limited places so booking essential 0161 342 4242
2-3pm meeting at Portland Basin Car Park

Thursday 22 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Saturday 24 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 12noon at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Tuesday 27 June
Making Friends with the Archives

A free session handling the archives on a variety of topics. This month; ‘Green Spaces’, a look at the variety of information available about our parks, gardens and allotments.  Book a free place on 0161 342 4242
2pm to 3pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Wednesday 28 June
Free Family History Helpdesk

Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

Thursday 29 June

Free Family History Helpdesk
Book a half hour slot with one of our experts on 0161 342 4242
10am to 1pm at Local Studies and Archives Centre, Old Street, Ashton under Lyne. OL6 7SG

 

 

 

Contact Information
Contact by Post

Tameside Local Studies and Archives Centre
Tameside Central Library
Old Street
Ashton-under-Lyne
Contact by Telephone
0161 342 4242
Contact by Fax
0161 342 4245