"AGM followed by Members presentations"
"Kendal Metal Detectorists"
-- June Hill
"Cumbria's contribution to the medical needs of the 1 WW"
-- Richard Preston
"A closer look at Ulverston – Architectural clues to its fascinating past"
-- David Fellows
"Tyson & Todhunters, Mungoe and Lancelot; Personal names and local history in Cumbria"
-- Prof Angus Winchester
"Outside the Law: crime, policing and punishment. Patterns of crime, the development of local police forces and the changing role of local prisons"
-- Mike Winstanley
"Pubs and Breweries in South Cumbria"
-- Bill Myers
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Our meetings begin in September with monthly lectures and a Christmas dinner.
In January we have our A.G.M followed by a members’ night, with individual contributions.
Lectures begin again in February until April, then we have 2 discovery outings in May and
All are welcome and meetings begin at 7-30pm on the 2nd Monday of the month. The Annual
fee is £16 or £3 a meeting for non-members. We meet in the Cartmel Fell Parish Rooms, LA11 6NH.
"Heritage Walks in the Winster Valley." on sale at Bowland Bridge Stores. Now £7.99 in a pocket size wallet with 12 walks. O.S. maps describing the terrain and the history of various landmarks, fauna and flora etc., a booklet with more detailed information about the region.
"Cartmel Fell, a Patchwork History", £19.50 by Jennifer Forsyth.
"Letters, Papers and Journals of William Pearson", born in 1780
at Yews, Crosthwaite, pp. 400. (Biography prize of Lakeland Book of the Year, 2007). Also
on sale at the Bowland Bridge Stores for at £25.
We also produce a calendar each year and this is based on buildings, homes and structures in
the area before and now - entitled 'Then and Now'